Why diversity matters

Why diversity

Here is a brief excerpt from an executive summary article written by Vivian Hunt, Dennis Layton, and Sara Prince for a report, Diversity Matters, sponsored by McKinsey & Company. The new research makes it increasingly clear that companies with more … READ MORE

Caroline Arnold on “Why Resolutions Fail”

ArnoldLong ago, Aristotle observed, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” After spending another January helping to pave the road to hell, I realize that my habits have again defeated my New Year’s … READ MORE

Insights from Levi Strauss CEO Chip Bergh on Business Challenges in 2015

chip-berghExtraordinary times require extraordinary solutions. And perhaps no other undertaking gives a window into how visionaries are approaching the business challenges of our era than PricewaterhouseCooper’s annual CEO Survey. With findings launched recently … READ MORE

Assumptions are NOT certainties

AssumptionsYears ago, a small band called the Crickets from Lubbock was booked to play in NYC at the Apollo Theater, the center of the black entertainment community. When the curtain parted after an introduction, those in the packed house were shocked … READ MORE

Mitch Rothschild (chief executive of Vitals) in “The Corner Office”

RothschildAdam Bryant conducts interviews of senior-level executives that appear in his “Corner Office” column each week in the SundayBusiness section of The New York Times. Here are a few insights provided during an interview of Mitch Rothschild, chief executive of Vitals, … READ MORE

Simon Sinek on WHAT great individuals and companies do as well as HOW and WHY they do it

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One of the most exciting insights in Simon Sinek‘s business classic, Start with Why, is his concept of “The Golden Circle,” a model that he devised, using three concentric circles to suggest … READ MORE

Tips for Telling a Meaningful Story

In Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World, Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler

Kotler and Diamandis

Kotler and Diamandis

provide a wealth of in formation, in sights, … READ MORE

The “Six Ds of Exponential Development”

Kotler and Diamandis

Kotler and Diamandis

In Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World, Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler have much of value to share on … READ MORE

Be Skeptical of Your Data

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Here is another valuable Management Tip of the Day from Harvard Business Review. To sign up for a free subscription to any/all HBR newsletters, please click here.

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Managers shouldn’t take important analyses at … READ MORE

4 Strategies for Women Navigating Office Politics

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Kathryn Heath 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 alerts, … READ MORE

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