If you are looking for brilliant ideas from people who have “been there and done that” you should be on Twitter. Every business, brand and personality has something to offer to the Twitterverse and it has plenty to offer in return. If you follow the right people, you can get news, information and entertainment constantly. Who doesn’t want that? Once you get on Twitter should follow these 5 accounts for a valuable and insightful timeline.
1. @DanielPink - Washington, D.C., resident Daniel Pink is a best-selling author and contributing editor atWired magazine. In his latest work, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us(Penguin Group, 2011), Pink analyzes 50 years of behavioral science to gain insight into human motivation and higher performance triggers.
2. @jasonfried - At his Chicago-based Web-apps maker, 37signals, one of Jason Fried’s main goals is to help entrepreneurs and freelancers boost productivity. One of his better known productivity enhancing technologies is Basecamp, collaboration software that connects far-flung co-workers.
3. @Zappos - Tony Hsieh, isn’t just the CEO of the Henderson, Nev.-based online footwear behemoth Zappos.com, he’s arguably made a bigger name for himself soap boxing strong team-building and the power of a vibrant company culture.