Archive for November, 2011

Peter Bregman: An interview by Bob Morris

Peter Bregman

Peter Bregman is the author, most recently, of 18 Minutes: Fine Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done.  He advises and consults with CEOs and … READ MORE

Recent Study Uncovers Skills and Education Necessary in Modern Workforce

Here is an excerpt from an article featured online by Talent Management magazine (New York, September 26, 2011). To check out all the resources and sign up for a free subscription to the TM and/or … READ MORE

Sorry, Strivers: Talent Matters

Illustration Credit: David Plunkert

Here is an article written by David Z. Hambrick and Elizabeth J. Meinz that was featured in the The New York Times (November 19, 2011). I … READ MORE

Thanksgiving: Did you already know?

Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson is one of my favorite writers. He is the author of at least 20 books, including international bestsellers that include:

The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America (1989)
Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe … READ MORE

The 50 Most Influential Management Gurus

Every two years, the Thinkers50 publishes their definitive list of management thinkers. Here are the results for 2011. To check out  classic HBR content from this year’s winners, please click here.

Clayton Christensen #1

Clayton M. Christensen is the … READ MORE

Kathleen L. Flanagan (Abt Associates) in “The Corner Office”

Kathleen L. Flanagan (Photo Credit: Earl Wilson/The New York Times)

Adam Bryant conducts interviews of senior-level executives that appear in his “Corner Office” column each week in the SundayBusiness … READ MORE

Avoid Filler Language in Presentations

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.

Presenters often use the phrase … READ MORE

Joe’s Journal: On the Right Kind of Control

Here is the latest post by Joseph A. Maciariello featured in the Joe’s Journal series at the Drucker Exchange (Dx) sponsored by the Drucker Institute. The Dx is a platform for bettering society through effective management and responsible leadership. It is produced by … READ MORE

Geoffrey A. Moore: Second Interview, by Bob Morris

Geoff Moore


Geoffrey Moore is chairman emeritus of three Silicon-Valley-based consulting firms he helped found: The Chasm Group, the Chasm Institute, and TCG Advisors, all of which provide market development and … READ MORE

Relax the Axe

Here’s an excerpt from a recent article from the Drucker Exchange (the Dx), an online resource that hosts an ongoing conversation about bettering society through effective management and responsible … READ MORE