Choice words from Fast Company co-founder Bill Taylor

Here are five favorite quotes from our recent conversation with Bill Taylor, author of the book “Practically Radical” and co-founder of Fast Company magazine.

Exclusive: Fast Company founder on corporate innovation challenges

Twenty years after the launch of Fast Company magazine, we talk to co-founder Bill Taylor about the challenges that face innovators in large organizations today. At many companies, he says, “the default mode is, let’s say no” to new concepts. “What’s the harm of that? It takes a big committee to say yes.”

Tom Peters: 2014 Reading List for Revolutionaries

Here’s what author and management guru Tom Peters thinks you ought to be reading as we head into 2014. It’s a fantastic collection of 50 books, on topics ranging from big data to robotics to gamification to loyalty to neurotechnology.