Archive for September, 2016

The Future of Design (and how to prepare for it)

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Here is a brief excerpt from a handy guide to navigating what’s coming up next in the design world, provided by Matt McCue and Kiana St. Louis and featured by for 99u within the website network of BechanceREAD MORE

Kahneman and Klein on strategic decisions: When can you trust your gut?

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Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a conversation during which Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman and psychologist Gary Klein debate the power and perils of intuition for senior executives. It … READ MORE

Lessons from Improv #4: Establish Context Quickly

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Here is a brief article by Jack Cheng for 99u within the website network of Bēhance. To check out other resources, learn more about 99u, and sign up for email alerts, please click … READ MORE

Give Women the Space to Contribute in Meetings

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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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In the ideal meeting, … READ MORE

Simply Brilliant: A book review by Bob Morris

simply-brilliantSimply Brilliant: How Great Organizations Do Ordinary Things in Extraordinary Ways
Bill Taylor
Portfolio/The Penguin Group (September 2016)

How and why “the thrill of breakthrough creativity and breakaway performance” belongs to all who can reimagine what they do and how they do it

The … READ MORE

How to Develop a Good Relationship with Your Boss’s Boss

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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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Your relationship with your … READ MORE

IT as a service: From build to consume

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Arul Elumalai, Irina Starikova, and Sid Tandon for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other … READ MORE

Together is Better: A book review by Bob Morris

together-is-betterTogether is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration
Simon Sinek
Portfolio/Penguin Group (September 2016)

How those who live their lives by accident – if and when it happens – can be fulfilled by a life of serving a worthy purpose

I agree with an ancient African … READ MORE

Body Language Secrets to Win More Negotiations: A book review by Bob Morris

body-language-secretsBody Language Secrets to Win More Negotiations: How to Read Any Opponent and Get What You Want
Greg Williams with Pat Iyer
Career Press (September 2016)

How and why body language will influence the outcome of every negotiation, for better or worse

All of the … READ MORE

Simon Sinek on why a purpose-driven life is the only one worth living

sinekAll leaders have many responsibilities and one of the most important is to establish or nourish a workplace culture within which personal growth and professional development are most likely to thrive.

In his latest book, Together Is Better: … READ MORE

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