Posts Tagged ‘the Wall-Street Journal’

How to improve the quality of your life immediately

BarkerAccording to Eric Barker, there are ten initiatives that scientific research shows can help improve your life. To read the complete blog post, learn more about him, and sign up for free alerts, please click READ MORE

The Dark Knight

Brooks, DavidHere is a brief excerpt from an especially thoughtful article written by David Brooks for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out other resources, and obtain subscription information, please click here.


Four great books to read this summer

Family members, friends, and business associates frequently ask me to suggest some “great books” to read during the summer. I cannot think of four better than these, all of them written by Erik Larson:

IsaacsStorm-1Isaac’s Storm: A Man, a Time, … READ MORE

Matthew E. May on “winning the brain game”: An interview by Bob Morris

May, MatthewMatt May is author of Winning the Brain Game: Fixing the 7 Fatal Flaws of Thinking (May 2016), as well as four … READ MORE

Good for the Money: A book review by Bob Morris

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Robert Benmosche
St. Martin’s Press (April 2016)

An embattled CEO’s perspectives on what a leader should do – and not do – during times of severe economic panic

I knew nothing about Bob Benmosche and little about American International Group (AIG) … READ MORE

Robert Salomon on “Global Vision” : An interview by Bob Morris

SalomonRobert Salomon is a professor of International Management and a Faculty Scholar at the NYU Stern School of Business. He is an award-winning scholar and educator who has been teaching and conducting research on globalization and global strategy for nearly 20 … READ MORE

No, Not Trump, Not Ever

Brook, DavidHere is a brief excerpt from another timely and thoughtful article by David Brooks for The New York Times.

Thanks to him, I now understand why so many people are attracted to Donald Trump. And now … READ MORE

David Livermore on “Driven by Diversity”: An interview by Bob Morris

LivermoreDavid Livermore has written ten books on global leadership and cultural intelligence including Leading with Cultural Intelligence and his newest release, Driven by Difference: How Great … READ MORE

Business Adventures: Snapshot of a Business “Classic”

Business AdventuresOpinions 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

George E.L. Barbee: Part 2 0f an interview by Bob Morris

BarbeeGeorge E. L. Barbee is one of the original Batten Fellow faculty members (along with Jim Collins, Malcolm Gladwell and Jim Gilmore) at top-ranked University of Virginia Darden School of Business, and … READ MORE