Posts Tagged ‘General Electric’

Great Innovators Create the Future , Manage the Present, and Selectively Forget the Past

Govindarajan, VGHere is an excerpt from an article written by Vijay Govindarajan for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. The material is adapted from The Three-Box Solution: A … READ MORE

George E.L. Barbee: Part 2 0f an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and … READ MORE

George E.L. Barbee: Part 2 0f an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and … READ MORE

George E.L. Barbee: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and … READ MORE

The Wisdom of Peter Drucker from A to Z

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Here is an excerpt from an article by Leigh Buchanan for Inc. magazine in which she examines Drucker’s contributions, from A to Z. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, … READ MORE

Thinking out of the box about “thinking out of the box”

Think out of box

I wish I had a five-dollar bill (or even a dollar bill) for every time I have encountered a reference to “out of the box thinking.” The background to this phrase, briefly, is that it was popularized by motivational speaker … READ MORE

Confronting Capitalism: A book review by Bob Morris

Confronting CapitalismConfronting Capitalism: Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System
Philip Kotler
AMACOM (2015)

“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.”
Derek Bok

In my opinion, Phil Kotler is the world’s preeminent authority on how to create or increase demand for whatever is offered for … READ MORE

Changing the Performance Management Mindset

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Sebastian Bailey for Talent Management magazine. He suggests that, as ‘rank and yank’ dominates the debate, talent leaders would be wise to focus the discussion on eliminating … READ MORE

Serious Play: A book review by Bob Morris

Serious PlaySerious Play: How the World’s Best Companies Simulate to Innovate
Michael Schrage
Harvard Business Review Press (1999)

Note: I read and reviewed this book when it was first published (1999) and recently re-read it before reading Michael Schrage’s latest, The READ MORE

Business Adventures: A book review by Bob Morris

Business AdventuresBusiness Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street
John Brooks
Open Road Integrated Media (2014)

Millions will rush to purchase a copy but how many will actually read it and then apply what they learn?

Here is a new edition of a … READ MORE

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