Moyers to Retire

PBS’s Now host Bill Moyer has announced he will retire from television following the Dec. 17 show. This article has the details. A sober and intelligent voice that will be missed.

“We have got to nurture the spirit of independent journalism in this country,” he warns in reply, “or we’ll not save capitalism from its own excesses, and we’ll not save democracy from its own inertia.”

What Next?

Fast Company magazine has it’s Fast Forward list of 100 ideas, people and trends that will influence 2005. It is an interesting browse.

At the heart of each of the 101 items on the list lies an idea. It may be convenience or transparency or a new way to think about strategy. We think you’ll see ideas that will help you change the way you work or how your company does business. In some cases, you may just be able to adopt the concept itself. In others, you may be inspired by the soul of it.