Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business Review Press’

The Most Productive Way to Develop as a Leader

Ibarra-1Here is an excerpt from an article written by Herminia Ibarra for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email alerts, please click READ MORE

Return on Character: A book review by Bob Morris

Return on CharacterReturn on Character: The Real Reason Leaders and Their Companies Win
Fred Kiel
Harvard Business Review Press (2015)

“Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.” Albert Einstein

As I began to read this book, I was again … READ MORE

Disrupting Digital Business: A book review by Bob Morris

Disruptging DigitalDisrupting Digital Business: Create an Authentic Experience in the Peer-to-Peer Economy
R “Ray” Wang
Harvard Business Review Press (2015)

How to establish and then sustain a decisive advantage over competitors with a disruptive business model

By way of background, “disruptive innovation,” a term of art coined by … READ MORE

Dorie Clark on How to Stand Out: An interview by Bob Morris

Photo Credit; Joel Veak

Photo Credit; Joel Veak

Dorie Clark is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future (Harvard Business Review Press, 2013) and Stand Out: How to Find Your Breakthrough Idea and Build a Following Around It (Portfolio/Penguin, … READ MORE

Invaluable Life Lessons from the Crucible of Human Experience

crucibleI am grateful to Erik Michielsen for letting me know about Capture Your Flag and its Near Peer resources. Briefly, a Near Peer is someone who has recently been through a situation you are facing now. Their story is your story, but a few years ahead. … READ MORE

The Tools You Need to Make Every Meeting More Productive

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Alexandra Samuel for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email alerts, please click READ MORE

Jon Kolko: An interview by Bob Morris

KolkoJon Kolko is Vice President of Consumer Design at Blackboard; he joined Blackboard with the acquisition of MyEdu, a startup focused on helping students succeed in college and get jobs. Jon is also the Founder and Director of Austin Center for Design. His work focuses on … READ MORE

Wiser: A book review by Bob Mofrris

WiserWiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups Smarter
Cass R. Sunstein and Reid Hastie
Harvard Business Review Press 2014)

How to separate, implement, and optimize the divergent and convergent stages of every problem-solving process

As I began to read this book, I was reminded of a passage … READ MORE

Valuable Lessons to Be Learned from Cass Sunsein and Reid Hastie

WiserIn one of Tom Davenport’s recent books, Judgment Calls: Twelve Stories of Big Decisions and the Teams That Got Them Right, he and co-author Brooke Manville offer “an antidote for the Great Man theory of decision making and … READ MORE

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