Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business Review Press’

How to Lead Your Team into the Unknown

Leading Your Team
Here is an excerpt from an article written by Nathan Furr and Jeffrey H. Dyer for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription … READ MORE

Driven to Distraction at Work: A book review by Bob Morris

Driven:Distraction@Work Driven to Distraction at Work: How to Focus and Be More Productive
Edward M. Hallowell, MD
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

How to “modulate distraction and overload while becoming happier, healthier, and more productive in the process”

I have … READ MORE

Critical Knowledge Transfer: A book review by Bob Morris

Critical KnowledgeCritical Knowledge Transfer: Tools for Managing Your Company’s Deep Smarts
Dorothy Leonard, Walter Swap, and Gavin Barton
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

How to locate, obtain or develop, assimilate, manage, and leverage your organization’s “Deep Smarts”

Dorothy Leonard is among my intellectual … READ MORE

Well-Designed: A book review by Bob Morris

Well-DesignedWell-Designed: How to Use Empathy to Create Products People Love
Jon Kolko
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

How to focus on people, celebrate emotional value, and drive optimism through lateral and divergent thinking

I share Jon Kolko’s high regard for … READ MORE

Lessons on Life and Harmony from Bruce Springstein

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Stew Friedman for Fast Conpany in which he explains how one performing artist proves that success can come as a consequence of, not at a … READ MORE

Tom Tierney on “Building a Life, Not a Résumé: An Interview by Stew Friedman

TiernyWork and Life is a radio program hosted by Stew Friedman, director of the Wharton Work/Life Integration Project, on Sirius XM’s Channel 111, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School. Every Tuesday at 7:00 PM EST, Stew speaks with everyday people … READ MORE

Fail Better: A book review by Bob Morris

Fail BetterFail Better: Design Smart Mistakes and Succeed Sooner
Anjali Sastry and Kara Penn
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

“You can’t escape failure”: How to use it to achieve great success that would not otherwise be possible

As I began to read this … 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

Leading Digital: A book review by Bob Morris

Leading DigitalLeading Digital: Turning Technology into Business Transformation
George Westerman, Didier Bonnet, and Andrew McAfee
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

Invaluable lessons to be learned from Digital Masters about how to use technology to achieve business transformation

Why did George Westerman, Didier Bonnet, … READ MORE

The Innovator’s Method: A book review by Bob Morris

Innovator's MethodThe Innovator’s Method: Bringing the Lean Start-up into Your Organization
Nathan Furr and Jeff Dyer
Harvard Business Review Press (2014)

How to use the right tools to test, validate, and commercialize new ideas

According to Nathan Furr and Jeff Dyer, the innovator’s … READ MORE

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