Friday Five – Week ending July 8

Three Reasons Everything Goes Better with Partners. Good HBR blog article from Rosabeth Kanter.

Another good blog post on the five tough decision points for all entrepreneurs. Also by Rosabeth Kanter.

Is the Life You’re Living Worth the Cost?

It doesn’t make any sense for us to increase the debt ceiling by $2T over a 12 month period and then backload $4T in spending cuts over a 12 year period. The only way to get to a balanced budget and stop going into debt is to stop spending more money than we take in.

Can Google successfully innovate? So far, the answer is no.

Bill English, CEO