Triathlon Weekend

Lynne Kiesling The last time I did a triathlon was about 18 years ago; I can’t even recall the exact date. In college I did a few, and I was in shape enough from soccer that I could do a sprint triathlon (0.5 mi swim, 14 mi bike, 3.1 mi run) without even training. Not … More Triathlon WeekendMore Triathlon Weekend

Ebay’s Tenth Birthday

Lynne Kiesling Everyone’s talking about eBay’s 10th anniversary. NPR is running a series of stories on Morning Edition. The Economist’s print edition this week has a cover article on eBay, with clever art: Much of the analysis focuses on the lessons to learn from eBay’s success. The Economist article put it succinctly: To succeed, firms … More Ebay’s Tenth BirthdayMore Ebay’s Tenth Birthday