The Phoenix Project

OnlyOnce

The Phoenix Project : a novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win, by Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, and George Spafford is a logical intellectual successor and regularly quotes Eli Goldratt’s seminal work The Goal and its good but less known sequel It’s Not Luck.

Bundling Up in Phoenix

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The low today is 46. It's brutal

Don’t be a Unicorn. Be a Phoenix.

Reid Hoffman

You’ll also hear from other “Phoenixes” who have re-invented themselves, like Robert Pasin, the CEO of Radio Flyer, whose grandfather (an Italian immigrant) introduced his iconic toy wagon in 1917. In this week’s episode, John shares what he’s learned from Fiat’s near-death experience and rebirth.

Blaney wins pole in critical playoff race at Phoenix

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AP) — Ryan Blaney probably needs to win at Phoenix Raceway to earn a shot at NASCAR's championship AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP)

Phoenix favorite Harvick chasing 3rd straight NASCAR win

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He figures to be even harder to beat Sunday at ISM Raceway, the mile oval in the foothills outside Phoenix where AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) AP) — Kevin Harvick left everyone else behind the last two weeks in Atlanta and Las Vegas.

These Fast-Growing Phoenix Companies Are Burning Up the Silicon Desert

Inc Startups

From cars to e-cigarettes, these Phoenix companies are making a buck in the sun.

Phoenix Phenomena and the Unicorn Bubble

Bryce Dot VC

My brother is the smart one in the family. Unlike me, who only flirted with the idea of going to law school, he did the time and got the degree. Unlike most law grads he didn’t go to a firm or join the in house legal team at a big company, he joined a startup servicing the legal market. The company he joined, Serengeti Law , had an interesting history.

[INTERVIEW] How LaMar Van Dusen, Founder Of Phoenix Management, Wants To Help Entrepreneurs Grow Their Businesses

YoungUpstarts

It’s tough having to wear every hat, says LaMar Van Dusen , who founded and leads Phoenix Management , an Ontario, Canada based full-service accounting and financial firm that also provides a range of business advisory services.

Phoenix police ID dead gunman who shot parents, 2 sisters

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PHOENIX — Authorities trying to rescue a family begging for help after their 26-year-old son opened fire in their Phoenix home arrived to a chaotic crime scene they could not prepare for

Celebrating the Phoenix

deal architect

In the book I am writing, I have identified a number of industries where companies got demolished by tech savvy competitors (Blockbuster, Borders and many more). But my research also highlights plenty of companies which have reinvented themselves with technology. Industry Commentary

Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR Cup pole in Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) AP) — Martin Truex Jr. won the pole Friday for the NASCAR Cup Series race Sunday at ISM Raceway

Jimmie Johnson's title chase ends with wreck in Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. Jimmie Johnson's bid for a record eighth NASCAR championship is over

Flight diverts to Phoenix after bird strike cracks window

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PHOENIX (AP) — An American Airlines plane diverted to Phoenix after a bird strike cracked a cockpit window during takeoff from Las Vegas on a flight to Charlotte, North Carolina

Erik Jones wins again at Phoenix

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AP) — Erik Jones won the Camping World Truck race at Phoenix International Raceway for the second year when a power outage Friday night forced NASCAR officials to end the event with 2 AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP)

Charlotte-bound flight diverts to Phoenix after bird strike cracks window

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PHOENIX — An American Airlines plane diverted to Phoenix after a bird strike cracked a cockpit window during takeoff from Las Vegas on a flight to Charlotte, North Carolina

Forget Unicorns. You Should Aspire to Be a Phoenix

Inc Startups

Female entrepreneurs need to forget about creating unicorns. Women CEOs should aspire to new heights of leadership and success, on their own scale

Mercury players meet with Phoenix police; will keep kneeling

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Here's why Matt Kenseth's win at Phoenix brought him closure, pleased so many others

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AVONDALE, ARIZ. — The love taps on the side of the car, those bumps from behind – it may not look like it, but those maneuvers are all about respect

Harvard vs. University of Phoenix: Who's Got the Better Business Model?

Inc Startups

Your business model needs to be an effective combination of results-driven, customer-driven, and revenue-driven

Thompson, Elon bench power Phoenix past Delaware, 81-59

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ELON, N.C. (AP) AP) — Dmitri Thompson scored 22 points and Elon's bench almost matched Delaware's total in an 81-59 Colonial Athletic Association victory in Saturday night's regular season finale

Newman's late pass dooms Gordon at Phoenix

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AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) AP) — Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the final round of NASCAR''s playoffs, while Jeff Gordon was knocked out when Ryan Newman completed a last-lap pass

Police: Barricaded homicide suspect found dead in Phoenix

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The Phoenix has yet to rise

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These included deep, relatively democratized capital markets, venture capitalists, "angels", and merchant and investment banks and. more than 100 years that the continental United States found itself attacked on its own territory

As the Cost of Living in Silicon Valley Explodes, Startups Look to Phoenix

Inc Startups

Here's how leaders of some of the fastest-growing companies in the U.S. say the tech boom is affecting them

The 10 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Phoenix

Inc Startups

Meet the startups that are thriving in Arizona''s capital city

Avoid Envy At All Costs

Mike Michalowicz

But on the flip side there is the Phoenix Effect. On the other hand, we want to see Phoenixes soar. In the Phoenix Effect, customers know you have the ability to rise, but are currently struggling (in some fashion), so they root for you and support you.

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Hornets rally from 21 down to beat Suns 115-110

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PHOENIX (AP) — Nicolas Batum scored 22 points and the Charlotte Hornets rallied from a 21-point second-half deficit to beat the Phoenix Suns 115-110 on Sunday

Suns sign guard Lorenzo Brown to 10-day contract

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PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns signed guard Lorenzo Brown to a 10-day contract Friday

Why Businesses are Moving to This Valley Instead (Hint: It's Not Silicon)

Inc Startups

The Mayor of Phoenix and two local companies talk about why the Valley of the Sun is the better one for business.

How to Take on a Billion Dollar Project, According to This Real Estate Developer

Inc Startups

Phoenix-based developer Don Cardon shares the three life principles that have helped him complete high dollar projects like airports and skyscrapers.

The Secret to Transforming Failure into Success

Inc Startups

Here's how you can rise like a Phoenix from the ashes

Chriss has 17 points, hot-shooting Suns beat Hornets 120-103

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PHOENIX (AP) — Marquese Chriss scored 17 points and the Phoenix Suns shot a season-best 59.7 percent from the field Thursday night in a 120-103 victory over the Charlotte Hornets

Suns rookie Warren sidelined by thumb injury

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PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns rookie forward T.J. Warren has a small crack in a bone in his left thumb

NBA Owner Says Millennials Can't Handle Setbacks

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Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver doesn't admire millennial culture one bit. He says technology may be to blame

Grand Canyon holds off North Carolina Central 64-59

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PHOENIX (AP) — Joshua Braun had 20 points and seven rebounds to help Grand Canyon beat North Carolina Central 64-59 on Monday night

Mother of sisters killed in wrong-way crash accepts diploma

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PHOENIX (AP) — The mother of the two university students who died in an April wrong-way crash has accepted her older daughter's diploma

Column: Larson finishes 2nd again, takes over points lead

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AP) — Kyle Larson finished second at Phoenix International Raceway and then headed to the beach for a brief family vacation CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

How a Tragedy Inspired This CEO to Build a Better Addiction Recovery Center

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For a long time, Jake Shoff, co-founder of the Phoenix Recovery & Counseling Centers, seemed likely to become a construction mogul. The addiction and suicide of his troubled business partner took him on a very different path

Universities revoke journalism awards given to Charlie Rose

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PHOENIX — Charlie Rose, who was fired this week by CBS News and whose program was canceled by PBS in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women, had accolades from two universities rescinded Friday

Two universities revoke journalism awards given to Charlie Rose

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PHOENIX — Charlie Rose, who was fired this week by CBS News and PBS in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women, has now lost accolades from two universities