Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Bill Gates on “3 Myths That Confuse the Debate Over America’s Schools”

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Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Bill Gates for LinkedIn Pulse. To read the complete article, check out others, and sign up for email alerts, please click here.

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Using Experience to Develop Leadership Talent: A book review by Bob Morris

Using ExperienceUsing Experience to Develop Leadership Talent: How Organizations Leverage On-the-Job Development
Cynthia McCauley and Morgan McCall, Co-Editors
Jossey-Bass/A Wiley Brand (2014)

How and why knowledge shared with others can have almost incalculable value to everyone involved

This is a substantial volume, co-edited by … READ MORE

Tim Brown Recommends “3 Must-Watch TED Talks”

Brown, TimHere is a brief article in which Tim Brown discusses three of his favorite TED Talks.

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For three decades, three big red letters have signified an annual forum for the creative and forward thinking to share groundbreaking ideas. From revealing the … READ MORE

Larry Weber and Lisa Leslie Henderson on “Ten New Skills Marketers Must Learn to Stay Relevant and Customer-Centric”

Digital MarketerSince the ancient bazaars in Athens and Rome, marketing has created or increased demand for what is offered, whatever that may be. In recent years, many of the transactions have been conducted electronically, online. Almost 40% of the world is connected and that percentage … READ MORE

Geoffrey A. Moore: A third interview by Bob Morris

Moore, GGeoffrey Moore is Managing Director, Geoffrey Moore Consulting; a venture partner with Mohr Davidow Ventures, Chairman Emeritus, TCG Advisors, The Chasm Institute and The Chasm Group; and a member of the Board of Directors, Akamai Technologies and several pre-IPO Companies. He is also an … READ MORE

Satya Nadella (chief executive of Microsoft) in “The Corner Office”

NadellaAdam Bryant conducts interviews of senior-level executives that appear in his “Corner Office” column each week in the SundayBusiness section of The New York Times. Here are a few insights provided during an interview of Satya Nadella, his first since taking over as chief executive … READ MORE

Tim Brown on “The One Thing You Need to Generate Great Ideas”

2dd2ab3Here is a brief article by Tim Brown for LinkedIn Pulse during which he explains why a drawing is worth a thousand words. That’s his version of the age-old adage. When it comes to expressing the functional and emotional merits of a new idea, he … READ MORE

Geoffrey Moore on “Collaboration: A Generation Gap”

Moore, GHere is a brief article written by Geoffrey Moore for LinkedIn Pulse. To check out a wealth of other resources and sign up for email alerts, please click here.

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Jack Welch: “Rank-and-Yank”? That’s Not How It’s Done

BN-AK484_welch_DV_20131114190858Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Jack Welch for The Wall Street Journal in which he explains why using “differentiation” — rather than “rank-and-yank” — can align employee performance with an organization’s mission and values. To read the complete article, check … READ MORE

The Secret to Innovation: Think Like a Kid

SecretHere is a brief article by Tim Brown for LinkedIn in which he shares his thoughts about how naturally creative children are and how important it us for all of us to help children sustain their creative confidence. His comment s remind me of an … READ MORE

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