Knovel Co-Founder Chris Forbes shares his thoughts after 12 years at the helm of Knovel as CEO. Knovel was acquired by Elsevier in December 2012 and is part of Engineering and Technology Markets group managed by Senior Vice President Ella Balagula. . .
As you may know, Knovel is transitioning into new leadership under Elsevier, and we are now in a better position than ever to offer superior content and productivity tools for the engineering community. Read for a word from Ella Balagula, who’ll be ushering Knovel into this exciting new chapter.
Even the longest standing technologies eventually have to move over to make way for new innovative solutions. It can sometimes take a while though, since the transition only comes about when the improvement on offer is big enough to outweigh the inconvenience of moving away from a tried and tested solution.
So I’m sitting here, in my office, staring at a blank page where my post should be, with a crying baby in the next room on my birthday. I’m tired and feeling old. I’ve been out of school longer than I’ve been in it and sometimes feel like I’ve forgotten everything I had learned. In… Continue Reading »