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In a recent blog post, Josh Linkner shares this anecdote:

Two Zen monks were on a journey when they came to a riverbed. At the edge of the river was an elderly woman who was unable to cross … READ MORE

The dark side of transparency

 

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Julian Birkinshaw and Dan Cable for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check … READ MORE

“Ten of the best films that most people haven’t seen or even heard of”: One Man’s Opinion

 

The other day, a friend of mine said he and his wife were Netflix subscribers and “always on the look out for suggestions from film buffs.” He then asked, … READ MORE

What makes a CEO “exceptional”?

 

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Michael Birshan, Thomas Meakin, and Kurt Strovink for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete … READ MORE

Ascending to the C-suite

Here is a brief excerpt from the results of a new McKinsey survey, featured by the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. One of the results indicates that executives who move effectively into the C-suite … READ MORE

6 Things Every Mentor Should Do

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Vineet Chopra, MD, and Sanjay Saint, MD, for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the … READ MORE

The next-generation operating model for the digital world

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Albert Bollard, Elixabete Larrea, Alex Singla, and Rohit Sood for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read … READ MORE

Jinxi Caddel on How To Read Body Language: The Lower Body

I stumbled upon this material created by Jinxi Caddel. To learn more about her and her work, please click here.

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As we all know, communication is essential in society. Advancements in technology have transformed the way that we with others in the … READ MORE

To Be a Strategic Leader, Be Agile and Consistent at the Same Time

 

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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The best leaders are … READ MORE

Economic Conditions Snapshot, March 2017: McKinsey Global Survey results

Here is a brief excerpt from a recent study completed by the McKinsey Global Survey. Contributors to the development and analysis of this survey include Martin Hirt and Sven Smit. To read … READ MORE

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