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How to let go of attachment and become open to magic

May 27, 2024

James O’Toole asserts that the greatest resistance to change tends to be cultural in nature, the result of what he so aptly characterizes as “the ideology of comfort and the tyranny of custom.” More often than not, this is a…

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HBR’s 10 Must Reads for Executive Teams: A Book Review by Bob Morris

May 27, 2024

HBR’s 10 Must Reads for Executive Teams Various Contributors Harvard Business Review Press (June 2023) “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” African Proverb This volume is among the best sources…

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How the Smartest CEOs Start

May 24, 2024

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Ty Wiggins for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others,  sign up for email alerts, and obtain subscription information, please click here. Illustration Credit:  Carolyn…

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Bosses, Coworkers, and Building Great Work Relationships: A Book Review by Bob Morris

May 24, 2024

Bosses, Coworkers, and Building Great Work Relationships Various Contributors Harvard Business Review Press (May 2024) “People won’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”  Theodore Roosevelt This is one of the volumes in the HBR…

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Mind Magic: A Book Review by Bob Morris

May 23, 2024

Mind Magic: The Neuroscience of Manifestation and How It Changes Everything James R. Doty Avery/An Imprint of Penguin Random House (May 2024) How to harness your brain’s power to make your intention a reality  According to James R. Doty, “manifesting…

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Peter Drucker’s classic McKinsey Quarterly article, “The manager and the moron”

May 23, 2024

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Peter Drucker (1909-2005) that appeared in the McKinsey Quarterly in the December 1967 issue. According to Drucker, the computer is a moron. And the stupider the tool, the brighter the master…

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Reskilling in the Age of AI

May 22, 2024

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Jorge Tamayo, Leila Doumi, Sagar Goel, Orsolya Kovács-Ondrejkovic, and Raffaella Sadun for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free…

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Conquering a Culture of Indecision

May 21, 2024

Here is an excerpt from a classic article written by Ram Charan and pubished by Harvard Business Review (January 2006). To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email alerts,…

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Experience, Opportunity, and Developing Your Career: A Book Review by Bob Morris

May 21, 2024

Experience, Opportunity, and Developing Your Career Various Contributors Harvard Business Review Press (May 2024) “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Thomas A. Edison This is one of the volumes in…

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Digital Transformation Is About Talent, Not Technology

May 20, 2024

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Becky Frankiewicz and Tomas Chamorro Premuzic for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information, and receive HBR email alerts, please click here. Credit:  Erik Dreyer/Getty Images…

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