Archive for March, 2014

Garry Kasparov: Cut Off the Russian Oligarchs and They’ll Dump Putin

Putin & Obama
Here is a brief excerpt from an article by for the Wall Street Journal in which Garry Kasparov suggests that U.S. foreign policy target Russian oligarchs’ assets abroad, their … READ MORE

Simon Sinek on “How great leaders inspire action”

TED
Richard Saul Wurman created the TED conference in 1984 as a onetime event. (As you probably know alread, TED refers to Technology, Education, and Design.) It became a four-day conference six years later. Chris Anderson … READ MORE

Strategy is Everyone’s Job: A book review by Bob Morris

Strategy Is Everyone's Job

Strategy is Everyone’s Job
Steven J. Stowell and Stephanie S, Mead
CMOE Press (2013)

How and why even a slight competitive advantage can be decisive for an organization…and a career

This is my favorite passage in Lao-Tzu’s Tao Te Ching

“Learn from the … READ MORE

Anne-Marie Slaughter on “Can’t we all ‘have it all’?”

TED

Richard Saul Wurman created the TED conference in 1984 as a onetime event. (As you may already know, TED refers to Technology, Education, and Design.) It became a four-day conference six years later. Chris … READ MORE

Shawn Jenkins (chief executive of Benefitfocus) in “The Corner Office”

JenkinsAdam 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 Shawn Jenkins, chief … READ MORE

The 20 Most-Watched TEDTalks

photoTED has just identified The 20 Most-Watched TEDTalks.

Here’s a direct link to the article, one in which there are direct links to all of those TEDTalks.

Enjoy!

To learn more about TED, please click here.

The Power of “Difference Thinking”

08be240654c10ac1d188e2.L._V371399431_SX200_Although acknowledging one of Steve Jobs’s unique talents, Bernadette Jiwa suggests, “Difference thinking is more than the ability to connect the dots. It’s about seeing the truth, recognising the opportunity in that truth and then acting on … READ MORE

Michael Roberto: An interview by Bob Morris

RobertoMichael Roberto is the Trustee Professor of Management at Bryant University in Smithfield, RI. He has written two books: Why Great Leaders Don’t Take Yes For An Answer and Know What You Don’t Know. He has created two … READ MORE

Susan Cain on “The power of introverts”

TED

Richard Saul Wurman created the TED conference in 1984 as a onetime event. (As you may already know, TED refers to Technology, Education, and Design.) It became a four-day conference six years later. Chris … READ MORE

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