Month: November 2011

Peter Bregman: An interview by Bob Morris

November 30, 2011

Peter Bregman is the author, most recently, of 18 Minutes: Fine Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done.  He advises and consults with CEOs and their leadership teams in organizations ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups…

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Recent Study Uncovers Skills and Education Necessary in Modern Workforce

November 23, 2011

Here is an excerpt from an article featured online by Talent Management magazine (New York, September 26, 2011). To check out all the resources and sign up for a free subscription to the TM and/or Chief Learning Officer magazines published…

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Sorry, Strivers: Talent Matters

November 22, 2011

Here is an article written by David Z. Hambrick and Elizabeth J. Meinz that was featured in the The New York Times (November 19, 2011). I urge you to click on the links to che vk oyt the sources to…

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Thanksgiving: Did you already know?

November 21, 2011

Bill Bryson is one of my favorite writers. He is the author of at least 20 books, including international bestsellers that include: The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America (1989) Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe (1991) The Penguin…

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The 50 Most Influential Management Gurus

November 21, 2011

Every two years, the Thinkers50 publishes their definitive list of management thinkers. Here are the results for 2011. To check out  classic HBR content from this year’s winners, please click here. Clayton M. Christensen is the Kim B. Clark Professor of…

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Kathleen L. Flanagan (Abt Associates) in “The Corner Office”

November 21, 2011

Adam Bryant conducts interviews of senior-level executives that appear in his “Corner Office” column each week in the SundayBusiness section of The New York Times. Here are a few insights provided during an interview of Kathleen L. Flanagan, president and…

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Avoid Filler Language in Presentations

November 19, 2011

Here is another valuable Management Tip of the Day from Harvard Business Review. To sign up for a free subscription to any/all HBR newsletters, please click here. Presenters often use the phrase “Does that make sense?” to gauge audience understanding.…

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Joe’s Journal: On the Right Kind of Control

November 19, 2011

Here is the latest post by Joseph A. Maciariello featured in the Joe’s Journal series at the Drucker Exchange (Dx) sponsored by the Drucker Institute. The Dx is a platform for bettering society through effective management and responsible leadership. It…

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Geoffrey A. Moore: Second Interview, by Bob Morris

November 18, 2011

  Geoffrey Moore is chairman emeritus of three Silicon-Valley-based consulting firms he helped found: The Chasm Group, the Chasm Institute, and TCG Advisors, all of which provide market development and business strategy services to many leading high-technology companies. He is also a Venture…

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Relax the Axe

November 17, 2011

Here’s an excerpt from a recent article from the Drucker Exchange (the Dx), an online resource that hosts an ongoing conversation about bettering society through effective management and responsible leadership. It is produced by the Drucker Institute, a think tank…

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