Posts Tagged ‘Wiley’

Elevate: A book review by Bob Morris

ElevateElevate: The Three Disciplines of Advanced Strategic Thinking
Rich Horwath
Wiley (2014)

How and why to elevate your business thinking to gain more and better perspectives…and help others to do so

In a previously published book, Deep Dive: The Proven Method for Building Strategy, Focusing … READ MORE

BRIEF: A book review by Bob Morris

BRIEFBRIEF: Make a Bigger Impact by Saying Less
Joseph McCormack
Wiley (2014)

How to unleash the power of brevity so that what you say and what you do have much greater impact

I am among the staunch advocates of the Lean Six Sigma … READ MORE

Low-Hanging Fruit: A book review by Bob Morris

Low-HangingLow-Hanging Fruit: 77 Eye-Opening Ways to Improve Productivity and Profits
Jeremy Eden and Terri Long
Wiley (2014)

How to “get a good cash crop yield from business innovation”

Years ago, I helped a Fortune 50 company establish an electronic suggestion box for its intranet. Generous tax-paid bonuses … READ MORE

The One-Minute Change That Will Transform Your Company

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Lisa Earle McLeod for Fast Company magazine. To read the complete article, check out other online resources, subscribe to the free Fast Company newsletter, and obtain deep discount subscription information, please … READ MORE

Gabe Zichermann: How games make kids smarter

Do kids these days have short attention spans, or does the world just move too slowly to accommodate their energy and creativity?

Gabe Zichermann suggests that today’s video games are making children smarter – and we should all embrace gamification.

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Organizational health: The ultimate competitive advantage

Here is a brief excerpt from another outstanding article from The McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company, in which co-authors Scott Keller and Colin Price explain why organizations must build the capacity to learn and keep changing over time to sustain high performance, To read the complete article, … READ MORE

Organizational health: The ultimate competitive advantage

Here is a brief excerpt from another outstanding article from The McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company, in which co-authors Scott Keller and Colin Price explain why organizations must build the capacity to learn and keep changing over time to sustain high performance, To … READ MORE

Lessons in Complementary Leadership from Disney and Coca-Cola

Here is an excerpt from an article written by George Bradt, a regular columnist at the Forbes magazine website. To read the complete article, please click here.

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Most leaders are unbalanced. They are relatively … READ MORE

Don’t Lead Until You Have Earned the Right to Lead in a New Job

Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas prepares backstage (Getty Images)

Here is a brief excerpt from a leadership column posted by George Bradt at the Forbes magazine … READ MORE

G. Michael Maddock and Raphael Louis Vitón on How the Ivy League Is Killing Innovation: Part II

G. Michael Maddock

Here is an excerpt to the second of two articles by G. Michael Maddock and Raphael Louis Vitón that were published in Bloomberg Businessweek. I suggest you read the first before … READ MORE

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