Infopeople produces original podcasts from George and Joan (George Needham and Joan Frye Williams), Michaal Cart, and other presenters. Topics range from book and graphic novel reviews to the future of libraries.
In this edition of Thinking Out Loud, George and Joan discuss a couple of pieces of information that they have recently encountered. The first item is an article from The New Yorker about Clayton Christensen's explorations into why big businesses fail. The other is the announcement of a new service from ProQuest called Udini.
In this edition of Thinking Out Loud, George and Joan talk about bosses. While it's easy to gripe about bosses, George and Joan take a deeper look and explore the idea that the problem isn't always just the boss - it can also be the employee and/or the workplace.
In this eclectic podcast, Infopeople's bookmeister Michael Cart talks about hip hop lit (aka street lit or urban lit) then segues to, among other things, graphic novels and the always controversial topic of the world of ebook publishing and pricing.
In this podcast, Infopeople's book guy Michael Cart reports on the appointment of America's new National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, Walter Dean Myers. He also looks at some new words and phrases that entered our vocabulary in 2011, and talks about the great mystery writer Agatha Christie!