Posts Tagged ‘the Wall-Street Journal’

Rita Gunther McGrath, Part 1: An Interview by Bob Morris

McGrath 3Rita Gunther McGrath, a Professor at Columbia Business School, is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on strategy and innovation with particular emphasis on developing sound strategy in uncertain and volatile environments. Her ideas are widely used by leading organizations throughout the … READ MORE

Sunni Brown on “14 Tips for Doodling Auditory Content in Real Time”

Brown, SunniIn The Doodle Revolution, Sunni Brown explains how to “unlock the power to think differently.”

Of special interest to me is what she has to say about how to become a much more effective listener. She offers 14 specific tips (Pages … READ MORE

Eric Siegel: An interview by Bob Morris

SiegedlEric Siegel, PhD, founder of Predictive Analytics World and Text Analytics World, and Executive Editor of the Predictive Analytics Times.com, makes the how and why of predictive analytics understandable and captivating. In addition to being the author of READ MORE

George Anders on “Making Feedback Pay Off”

Making FeedbackHere is a brief excerpt from an article written by George Anders for Forbes magazine where he is a contributing writer. To read the complete article, check out a wealth of resources, and obtain subscription information, please click here.

Photo: Mark Hillary via … READ MORE

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

Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 12/9/13)

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I hope that at least a few of these recent posts will be of interest to you:

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Trust, Inc.: How to Create a Business Culture That Will Ignite Passion, Engagement, and Innovation
Nan Russell

True Alignment: Linking Company Culture with Customer Needs … READ MORE

Blogging on Business Update from Bob Morris (Week of 12/2/13)

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I hope that at least a few of these recent posts will be of interest to you:

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Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind
Jocelyn Glei, Editor

Innovating Analytics: Word of Mouth Index- Use the Next … READ MORE

Juan Williams: My Meetings With Mandela

Nelson Mandela after his first news conference upon being released from prison in 1990: AFP/Getty Images

Nelson Mandela after his first news conference upon being released from prison in 1990: AFP/Getty Images

Of the dozens of well-deserved tributes to Nelson … READ MORE

Harley-Davidson CEO: Getting Up to Speed

WendellHow do executives stay organized? What are their management strategies? And what do they do for fun? Executive Suite seeks answers to the behind-the-scenes questions. Here is an excerpt from an interview of Keith Wendell, CEO of Harley-Davidson since 2009, conducted by Rachel Feintzeig … READ MORE

George Anders on why great talent “isn’t hard to find if you know how [and where] to look”

AndersAs George Anders explains in the Introduction to his brilliant book, The Rare Find, he spent two and a half years conducting research to determine the answer to this question: “How and where to find great talent?” He focused on expert talent spotters in three … READ MORE

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