Letter from the Editors

“Who’s in charge here?” “I don’t know man, I thought you were.” This is one of our favorite moments in Apocalypse Now as the world is exploding all around Martin Sheen – or maybe it’s from the current Presidential Campaign, we’re not entirely sure. Either way, as you’ve probably noticed, the question of who’s qualified…

The Top 11 Greatest Leaders of All Time

As divined by Sticky Business guests and in no particular order: 11) Sun Tzu – Warrior, Author – The Art of War – chosen by Angela Castelli 10) Art Rooney – Owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers – chosen by Jeff Rifkin 9) Rei Kawakubo – Fashion Designer – chosen by Courtney Tharpe 8) Tom Townsend –…

Jeff Stevens interviews Dale Kreitzer

1) Describe a leader in your life who had an impact on you and why? “Murray Abrahmowitz. He got it done. And then he got it done again.” 2) What are the barriers to being a great leader? “You. Standing in my office. Whining.” 3) What’s your greatest skill as a leader that you can…

Angela Castelli interviews Jeff Rifkin

1.Describe a leader in your life who made an impact on you and why. John Waldschmidt – group creative director at Momentum. He was a natural leader. He listened, he gave great advice. He was available and truthful. He turned down money and power for his passion. 2.What are the barriers to being a great…

Amy Gwin interviews Allan Meyerson

1.Describe a leader in your life who made an impact on you and why. My wife Debbie. Sometimes the best leaders are just guiding people through life – being consistent, reliable and strong. He has good instincts, she sees things coming. Debbie, sees what’s coming in the future but is also great at being in…

Sharon Tucci interviews Zach Gzehoviak

1.Describe a leader in your life who made an impact on you and why. Kevin Brennan. He’s creative, curious, interested, and entrepreneurial. He’s influential, a risk taker, listener. He’s caring when it counts. He’s respectful. 2. What are the barriers to being a great leader? Fear. Laziness. Entitlement. 3.What’s your greatest skill as a leader…

Jennifer Oertli interviews Amy Monshausen

1.Describe a leader in your life who made an impact on you and why. A previous boss who had unwavering confidence in me. She believed I could do anything, even if I’d never done it before 2. What are the barriers to being a great leader? Wanting to do everything yourself and not empowering others….

Courtney Tharpe Interviews Kim Baker

  1) Describe a leader in your life who had an impact on you and why? “I had a guy who I will call Paul, who was the perfect example of what NOT to do. Very poor agility as a leader, zero adaptability and broke down trust in the culture. If great leaders add exponentially…

Welcome to Sticky Business – The Innovation Issue.

A multimedia digital magazine created in one evening at a curated cocktail party. A big thanks to Mike Feher, our photographer for all of the GOOD shots on this site. Connect with him at Michael Feher Photography.

Top 5 Apps created on the fly at Sticky Business

The exercise: Divide up into groups of 4. On a post it note, write down your favorite newest App. On another write down the way you like to spend your free time. Now mash together an App with a Hobby and create something entirely new! Time Out – An app that sets a mood based…