Posts Tagged ‘St. Martins Press’

The destructive power of “ruinous empathy”

In Radical Candor, borrowing a phrase from Richard Tedlow, Kim Scott explains how strategic candor can help to “defy the quintessential pull of organizational mediocrity.” She focuses on two “dimensions”:

“The first dimension is about more than ‘just professional.’ It’s about giving a damn, … READ MORE

Radical Candor: A book review by Bob Morris


Radical Candor
: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity

Kim Scott
St. Martin’s Press (March 2017)

How strategic candor can help to … READ MORE

Radical Candid Criticism at Google and Apple

In Radical Candor, Kim Scott explains how almost any organization — whatever its size and nature may be — can “defy the gravitational pull of organizational mediocrity.” The ultimate goal of what she characterizes as Radical … READ MORE

Questions to ask when obtaining feedback from an underperforming direct report

In Radical Candor, Kim Scott explains how almost any organization — whatever its size and nature may be — can “defy the gravitational pull of organizational mediocrity.” The ultimate goal of what she characterizes as Radical … READ MORE

The Power of Radical Candor

In Radical Candor, Kim Scott explains how almost any organization — whatever its size and nature may be — can “defy the gravitational pull of organizational mediocrity.” The ultimate goal of what she characterizes as Radical … READ MORE

Age of Discovery: A book review by Bob Morris

age-of-discoveryAge of Discovery: Navigating the Risks and Rewards of Our New Renaissance
Ian Goldin and Chris Kutarna
St. Martin’s Press (May 2016)

How and why “this new golden age will not simply arrive; we have to achieve it.”

As you begin to read this book, it … READ MORE

Ken Marlin on “The Marine Corps Way”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

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Ken Marlin is Managing Partner and Founder of Marlin & Associates. For more than 30 years, he has advised scores of U.S. and international middle-market technology enabled firms on the best ways to buy, sell, grow, … READ MORE

Ken Marlin on “The Marine Corps Way”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

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Ken Marlin is Managing Partner and Founder of Marlin & Associates. For more than 30 years, He has advised scores of U.S. and international middle-market technology enabled firms on the best ways to buy, sell, … READ MORE

The Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street: A book review by Bob Morris

Marine Corps WayThe Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street: 11 Key Principles from Battlefield to Boardroom
Ken Marlin
St. Martin’s Press (August 2016)

How and why the “Marine Corps Way” can help accelerate personal growth and … READ MORE

Martin Lindstrom on “Small Data”: An interview by Bob Morris

LindstromAt the age of 11 Martin Lindstrom opened the doors to his own Legoland, optimistically anticipating hoards of visitors from near and far. Not a single person showed up.

Aware that something more than mere brilliant design was needed … READ MORE

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