Posts Tagged ‘Harvard Business School’

Michael Roberto: An interview by Bob Morris

RobertoMichael Roberto is the Trustee Professor of Management at Bryant University in Smithfield, RI. He has written two books: Why Great Leaders Don’t Take Yes For An Answer and Know What You Don’t Know. He has created two best-selling audio/video courses for The Teaching Company … READ MORE

Michael E. Porter on “The Five Competitive Forces That Shape Strategy”

Porter, MHere is a brief excerpt from an article written by Michael Porter for Harvard Business Review in which he reaffirms, updates, and extends his earlier, classic HBR article, “How Competitive Forces Shape Strategy” (1979). He also addresses common misunderstandings, provides practical guidance for users … READ MORE

Rashik Parmar, Ian Mackenzie, David Cohn, and David Gann on “The New Patterns of Innovation”

New Patterns of InnoHere is an excerpt from an article written by Rashik Parmar, Ian Mackenzie, David Cohn, and David Gann for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up … READ MORE

Richard S. Tedlow on “The Education of Andy Grove”

 

Richard Tedlow

Richard Tedlow

Here is an excerpt from a classic article by Richard S. Tedlow in which the Harvard business historian explains how Intel’s legendary chief , Andrew Grove, became the best model we have for leading a business in the … READ MORE

The Key to Making New Year’s Resolutions Stick

Gino, FHere is an excerpt from an article written by Francesca Gino for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up for a subscription to HBR email alerts, please click … READ MORE

What Can’t Be Taught: The Steve Jobs Reality Distortion Field

EisenmannHere are the introduction and a brief excerpt from an interview of Tom Eisenmann for Ports&Quants by Taylor Ellis. To read the complete interview, please click here. To check out a wealth of other valuable resources, please click here.

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3 tips for TED speakers (and other talkers)

TEDHere is a brief article by Daniel Pink for LinkedIn PULSE: The news and insights you need to know in which he offers some observations about TED an then some advice to those who aspire to present a TED program. Briefly, TED is a nonprofit … READ MORE

The road to America leads through Gettysburg

Reenactors participate in a demonstration during the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, Saturday, June 29, 2013, in Gettysburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Richmond Times Dispatch, Zach Gibson)

Reenactors participate in a demonstration during the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, … READ MORE

Teresa Amabile on the four components of creativity

AmabileIn one of her classic works, Creativity In Context: Update To The Social Psychology of Creativity (2006), Teresa Amabile suggests that creativity is influenced by four separate components: domain-relevant skills, creativity-relevant processes, task motivation, and the surrounding social environment. These determine whether or … READ MORE

Joseph L. Badaracco: An interview by Bob Morris

BadaroccoJoseph L. Badaracco is the John Shad Professor of Business Ethics at Harvard Business School. He has taught courses on business ethics, strategy, and management in the School’s MBA and executive programs. Badaracco is a graduate of St. Louis University, Oxford University, where he was … READ MORE

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