The Libin night is not dragged off the computer might not have been so Evernote. His cloud of the CEO notes the company, always in the limelight in the 2012 Global Mobile Internet Conference. Evernote in its fourth round of financing, access to the China Broadband Capital lead investor in the $ 70 million.
Late one night in 2008, Libin front of the computer, in any case refuses to shut down to sleep. At that time, Evernote funds have been used and exhausted, the next day would have been forced to dissolve. However, in the the Libin delay sleep, a Swedish businessman sent by mail, Libin’s investment of $ 500,000, the company has since revived.
Delaying the blessed more than Evernote one. Blizzard bounced corporate culture from the 1990s, began its history of delay. From Diablo to StarCraft and World of Warcraft game is actually the City time than Blizzard released the original a year later. May this year, Diablo 3 delayed for six months before finally listed.
Every bounce, Blizzard, the explanation given, we can not be completed within the originally planned time game, needs more improvement, commonly used excuse for delay in patients but this did not prevent the selling of Blizzard products. As of July this year , Diablo 3 has been entrenched in the PC game sales list, started selling first week sales of 6.3 million, making it the best selling PC video game.
Blizzard’s dilatory conduct contrary, the world’s most enterprises regard the speed in the first place, and the delay as an absolute enemy. Frank of the University of San Diego? Professor Pat Illinois said in a new book, and sometimes the speed is not beneficial. In the face of heartbreaking closing date for the instant gratification of instinct, employees often prefer to select one of the less urgent, to enjoy the pleasure caused by the delay.
Stanford University philosophy professor John? Perry also suggested that the positive delay in the work. Perry structured to delay the law that should be small pieces, the first low things start to establish a sense of cheer, and then complete the more important work. He believes that smart delay efficient good reputation, but also can continue to succumb to their delay in the impulse. This smart people, including at the last moment before hitting the athletes, long-term holding rather than switching the stock Buffett, nicknamed the delaying the ancient Roman general Fabius Maximus-through to avoid large-scale operations, Hannibal? Baka the invasion forces caused the collapse.
Johns Hopkins University Brian Gunia while the series of experiments Proof: procrastinator will always be in my heart to set yourself a cooling off period, this hesitation can help them generate creativity. Sometimes, success depends on is to know when to delay and delay more than a long time. The important thing is not to do things faster, but to do it right.
Blizzard is obviously getting things done within the company. Its co-founder Michael Morhaime said, repeated polishing stage is to make our game unique. Such delay as an excuse to polish to Blizzard every piece has at least one million copies in sales – Blizzard has no loss and is blessed.