Posts Tagged ‘Margaret Mead’

Robert Bruce Shaw on “Extreme Teams”: An interview by Bob Morris

Robert Bruce Shaw assists business leaders in building organizations and teams capable of superior performance. His specialty is working closely with senior executives, as individuals and as groups, on organizational and leadership effectiveness. Robert often works with leaders … READ MORE

Extreme Teams: A book review by Bob Morris

Extreme Teams: Why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and Other Cutting-Edge Companies Succeed Where Most Fail
Robert Bruce Shaw
AMACOM (January 2017)

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead


Content Inc: A book review by Bob Morris

content-incContent Inc.: How Entrepreneurs Use Content to Build Massive Audiences and Create Radically Successful Businesses
Joe Pulizzi
McGraw Hill Education (2015)

How content marketing can help to create or increase demand for whatever you then offer to a market that did not exist before


The New Alpha: A book review by Bob Morris

new-alphaThe New Alpha: Join the Rising Movement of Influencers and Changemakers Who Are Redefining Leadership
Danielle Harlan
McGraw-Hill Education (September 2016)

How and why New Alpha leaders focus on developing their competencies across three critical domains

After completing their formal education, most people concentrate … READ MORE

Together is Better: A book review by Bob Morris

together-is-betterTogether is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration
Simon Sinek
Portfolio/Penguin Group (September 2016)

How those who live their lives by accident – if and when it happens – can be fulfilled by a life of serving a worthy purpose

I agree with an ancient African … READ MORE

The Etiquette Edge: A book review by Bob Morris

etiquette-edgeThe Etiquette Edge: Modern Manners for Business Success
Beverly Langford
AMACOM (August 2016)

Why we must “treat everyone in a manner that … READ MORE

Need advice on how to strengthen your conversation skills? Here is by far the best single source.

Webber2Among Andrew Lloyd Webber’s countless claims to fame is the fact that he is the father of the author of The Intelligent Conversationalist: 31 Cheat Sheets That Will Show You How to Talk to Anyone About … READ MORE

The Ideal Team Player: A book review by Bob Morris

Ideal Team PlayerThe Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate the Three Essential Virtues
Patrick Lencioni
Jossey-Bass/An Imprint of John Wiley & Sons (June 1026)

How and why teamwork remains the ultimate competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and so rare

In my opinion, Patrick … READ MORE

Navigating an Organizational Crisis: A book review by Bob Morris

Navigating Org CrisisNavigating an Organizational Crisis: When Leadership Matters Most
Henry Hutson and Martha Johnson
Praeger/An Imprint of ABC-CLIO (2016)

“Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will/ To strive, to seek, to find, and … READ MORE

The Innovation Formula: A book review by Bob Morris

Innovation FormulaThe Innovation Formula: The 14 Science-Based Keys for Creating a Culture Where Innovation Thrives
Amantha Imber
John Wiley & Sons (2016)

To paraphrase Henry Ford, “If you think you can or think you can’t create a culture where … READ MORE