Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business Review Press’

Cass Sunstein visits The Daily Show with John Stewart

SunsteinIt will be a sad day for me when John Stewart is no longer with The Daily Show (except in spirit) but at least he will continue to be involved in activities that amuse as well as inform those who appreciate the pleasure of his company. … READ MORE

Don’t Let a Group Dynamic Quash Critical Thinking

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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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People often censor themselves when working in groups because they don’t … READ MORE

Dorothy Leonard: An interview by Bob Morris

LeonardDorothy Leonard, the William J. Abernathy Professor of Business Administration Emerita, joined the Harvard faculty in 1983 after teaching for three years at the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She has taught MBA courses in managerial leadership, corporate capabilities, new product and process … READ MORE

Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader: A book review by Bob Morris

Act Like a LeaderAct Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader
Herminia Ibarra
Harvard Business Review Press (2015)

What outsight is, how to develop it, and why leaders who possess it have much greater impact

Herminia Ibarra notes that research on how adults learn “shows that … READ MORE

Elements of a Good Story

IbarraIn Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader, Hermina Ibarra explains that all great stories, from Antigone to Casablanca to Star Wars, derive their power from a beginning-middle-end end story structure … READ MORE

What’s Your Story?

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Herminia Ibarra and Kent Lineback 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

The Authenticity Paradox

IbarraHere 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

How to Lead Your Team into the Unknown

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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 information, and receive HBR email … 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 reviewed most of Ned Hallowell’s … 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 heroines. I make it a … READ MORE

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