Thomas Crampton

Social Media in China and across Asia

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Why Do Publishers Nuke Themselves Online? (An Opportunity!)

May 9, 2009

Why Do Publishers Nuke Themselves Online? (An Opportunity!)

Last night, my frustration about the casual deletion of the IHT archives and links to articles boiled over into an open letter to The New York Times publisher, Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. No word from Mr. Sulzberger or the NY Times yet, but I have been heartened by postings of support from fellow bloggers and

Steve Jobs on the frustrations of focus

Apr 19, 2008

Steve Jobs on the frustrations of focus

A quote on the difficulty of focus from a recent feature in Fortune Magazine on Steve Jobs struck a chord with me. Jobs’ frustration with focus resonates with this journalist entering business. Why? Because journalism rewards voracious dilettantism, while business rewards monomaniacal focus. Jobs’ words below on focus were not available on the online version

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