Dan Morrell

Dan Morrell

Through the static and distance.

Live in Boston. Work for Harvard Business School. Partner at Dog Ear Consultants (dogearconsultants.com).

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The Boston Globe

You've Never Heard of the Rapper Token? You Will.

How hip-hop saved a kid from the North Shore—and his road from outcast to rap prodigy

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How Do We Win the Cyberwar?

We’re losing the war against hackers, and it’s costing business billions. Cybersecurity experts tell us how we can turn the tide.

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The Boston Globe

Art and Craft

Why three Cambridge science nerds are betting it all on hyperlocal beer.

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Built for Speed

Jay Rogers set out to start a car company. He may have launched an industrial revolution, too.

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The Atlantic

Brave Thinkers: Jay Bradner

“For years, drug discovery has been a dark art performed behind closed doors with the shades pulled,” he says. “I would be greatly satisfied if the example of this research contributed to a change in the culture of drug discovery.”

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The Middle Way

How Wally Eamer helped broker a historic peace in the forests of British Columbia

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The Boston Globe

The Boss is Listening

Employee badges that record 40 types of information can lead to workplace efficiency—and some questions.

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Boston magazine


Few "phreakers" were more skilled—or more feared—than Matt Weigman, a blind teenager from East Boston.

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The Deep Roots of American Racism

A conversation with Kelly Brown Douglas, religion professor, Episcopalian priest, and author of Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God.

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The Science of Scent

Professor Konstantin Vodopyanov’s revolutionary technology could make diagnosing disease as easy as exhaling.

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Higher Ground

How Carlos Miguel Prieto conducted a post-Katrina comeback for the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

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Competing Against Luck

Podcast with one of the world's foremost experts on innovation

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Video: Carlos Prieto on the Art of Conducting

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Your Own Medicine

Three years ago, Gene Williams helped two parents set up a drug company to save their son's life. Their new patient-driven drug development blueprint may just end up saving the pharmaceutical industry too.

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Good Investments

Make money by helping the poor? That’s the promise of a new brand of socially conscious investors. They just need a few true believers—and a few big wins—to bring their vision to the masses.