What Peter Drucker Knew About 2020

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Rick Wartzman for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email … READ MORE

Walter Isaacson: “Some Lessons from the Journey of Innovation (1843-2011)”

IsaacsonI have just read and will soon review Walter Isaacson‘s latest book, The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution. In my opinion, it is his … READ MORE

Being Mortal: A book review by Bob Morris

Bering MortalBeing Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande
Metropolitan Books (2014)

Invaluable insights that reveal and affirm the importance of the quality of death

It is impossible to calculate the number of lives that have been saved by a … READ MORE

“Our best today; better tomorrow.”

BradleeBen Bradlee served as The Washington Post‘s executive editor from 1968 to 1991 and is best known for leading and protecting the newspaper’s coverage of the Watergate break-in and subsequent cover-up.

As Bradlee explained, “Our best today; better tomorrow” was the standard … READ MORE

“The challenge for leaders is how to keep injecting urgency.” Ratan Tata

TataIn separate mini-commentaries, former Tata Sons chairman Ratan Tata and SEB chairman Marcus Wallenberg both argue that creative destruction can be taken too far. Both mini-commentaries are part of a series celebrating the READ MORE

The Self-Inflicted U.S. Brain Drain

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Illustration: David Klein

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Michael Malone for the Wall Street Journal in which he notes that up to 1.5 million skilled workers are stuck in immigration limbo. Many give up and go home. … READ MORE

Watch Your Career Soar with 7 Advanced Presentation Tips

GalloHere is an excerpt from an article by Carmine Gallo for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete interview and check out others, please click here.

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Frederic Laloux: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

LalouxFrederic Laloux works as an adviser, coach, and facilitator with corporate leaders who feel called to explore fundamentally new ways of organizing. His work—and the research for his upcoming book—draws on two strands:

o His deep understanding of the inner workings of … READ MORE

Tom Tierney on “Building a Life, Not a Résumé: An Interview by Stew Friedman

TiernyWork and Life is a radio program hosted by Stew Friedman, director of the Wharton Work/Life Integration Project, on Sirius XM’s Channel 111, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School. Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM EST, Stew speaks with everyday people … READ MORE

How Google Works: A book review by Bob Morris

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Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg, with Alan Eagle
Grand Central Publishing (2014)

How and why Google continues to attract and retain so many “smart creatives”

Before Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg, with Alan Eagle, explain how Google works, … READ MORE

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