Posts Tagged ‘Fortune’

One of the Greatest Business Decisions: Tata Steel’s radical approach to downsizing (1993)

The material that follows is adapted from The Greatest Business Decisions of All Time: Apple, Ford, IBM, Zappos, and others made radical choices that changed the course of business, by Verne Harnish, CEO of Gazelles, and the … READ MORE

One of the Greatest Business Decisions: How Intel got consumers to love its chips (1991)


The material that follows is adapted from The Greatest Business Decisions of All Time: Apple, Ford, IBM, Zappos, and others made radical choices that changed the course of business, by Verne Harnish, CEO of Gazelles, and … READ MORE

One of the Greatest Business Decisions: Boeing bets big on the 707 (1952)

The material that follows is adapted from The Greatest Business Decisions of All Time: Apple, Ford, IBM, Zappos, and others made radical choices that changed the course of business, by Verne Harnish, CEO of Gazelles, and the … READ MORE

One of the Greatest Business Decisions: Henry Ford decides to double his workers’ wages (1914)

The material that follows is adapted from The Greatest Business Decisions of All Time: Apple, Ford, IBM, Zappos, and others made radical choices that changed the course of business, by Verne Harnish, CEO of Gazelles, … READ MORE

Power Causes Brain Damage

Over time, leaders lose mental capacities — most notably for reading other people — that were essential to their rise.

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Jerry Useem that appeared in The Atlantic. To read the … READ MORE

Booz & Company’s “The Thought Leader Interview” Series: Sylvia Nas

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Here is the introduction to an interview of Sylvia Nasar by Rob Norton as part of “The Thought Leader Interview” series featured by strategy+businessREAD MORE

Five “Key Myths” About a Comfort Zone

Some of the most valuable material in Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge and Build Confidence is provided in the Chapter Nine when Andy Molinsky shares his thoughts about what he characterizes as “five … READ MORE

Ken Marlin on “The Marine Corps Way”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

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Ken Marlin is Managing Partner and Founder of Marlin & Associates. For more than 30 years, he has advised scores of U.S. and international middle-market technology enabled firms on the best ways to buy, sell, grow, … READ MORE

Ken Marlin on “The Marine Corps Way”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

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Ken Marlin is Managing Partner and Founder of Marlin & Associates. For more than 30 years, He has advised scores of U.S. and international middle-market technology enabled firms on the best ways to buy, sell, … READ MORE

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

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