Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business School’

Habits: Why We Do What We Do

Duhigg-1Here is an excerpt from a transcript of a video during which Justin Fox interviews Charles Duhigg for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To see/read the complete interview, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBRREAD MORE

Charles Duhigg’s “Surprising Secret to Self-Motivation”

Duhigg-1Want More Motivation?

Charles Duhigg invites you to take this counterintuitive lesson from the U.S. Marines.

Probably few organizations value self-motivation like the U.S. Marine Corps, so when their recruits began showing deficiencies, officers dug into the latest psychologist research. What they found is that one’s … READ MORE

The Balanced Scorecard: Snapshot of a Business “Classic”

BalancedScorecardOpinions vary as to what defines a “classic” business book. My own opinion is that it offers insights and counsel that are of timeless value. To paraphrase Bernard of Chartres, a 12th century monk, their authors are the shoulders upon which each new generation … READ MORE

The Marketing Imagination: Snapshot of a Business “Classic”

Marketing ImaginationOpinions vary as to what defines a “classic” business book. My own opinion is that it offers insights and counsel that are of timeless value. To paraphrase Bernard of Chartres, a 12th century monk, their authors are the shoulders upon which each new … READ MORE

Michael Porter on Competitive Strategy: Choosing What Not to Do

PorterWith regard to one of Michael Porter‘s classic works, On Competition, Updated and Expanded Edition, in his own words:

“Competition is one of society’s most powerful forces for making things … READ MORE

Lincoln and leadership

LincolnA recent Schumpeter column published in The Economist, “Lincoln and leadership,” explains how and why outsiders can make the best leaders — and also the worst. To read the complete article, please click READ MORE

Bill George on “How to Discover Your True North”

GeorgeBillHere is an especially entertaining as well as informative discussion of what remains a very important quality of great leadership: authenticity . This program was produced by Smart People Podcast, a weekly, interview-based website that features … READ MORE

How Company Culture Shapes Employee Motivation

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Lindsay McGregor and Neel Doshi for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out … READ MORE

Don Sull on “Where Disruptive Innovation Came From”

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Donald Sull 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 … READ MORE

Best Advice: “Clean the Floors, Wash the Windows”

Best Advice

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Bracken Darrell, featured by LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete article, check out others, and sign up to receive email alerts, please … READ MORE

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