Month: September 2016

The Future of Design (and how to prepare for it)

September 25, 2016

Here is a brief excerpt from a handy guide to navigating what’s coming up next in the design world, provided by Matt McCue and Kiana St. Louis and featured by for 99u within the website network of BechanceBēhance. To read…

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Kahneman and Klein on strategic decisions: When can you trust your gut?

September 25, 2016

Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a conversation during which Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman and psychologist Gary Klein debate the power and perils of intuition for senior executives. It appeared in the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey &…

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Lessons from Improv #4: Establish Context Quickly

September 24, 2016

Here is a brief article by Jack Cheng for 99u within the website network of Bēhance. To check out other resources, learn more about 99u, and sign up for email alerts, please click here. * * * Of all the…

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Give Women the Space to Contribute in Meetings

September 24, 2016

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. * * * In the ideal meeting, all attendees participate, contributing diverse points…

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Simply Brilliant: A book review by Bob Morris

September 23, 2016

Simply Brilliant: How Great Organizations Do Ordinary Things in Extraordinary Ways Bill Taylor Portfolio/The Penguin Group (September 2016) How and why “the thrill of breakthrough creativity and breakaway performance” belongs to all who can reimagine what they do and how…

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How to Develop a Good Relationship with Your Boss’s Boss

September 23, 2016

  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. * * * Your relationship with your boss is critical to your…

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IT as a service: From build to consume

September 22, 2016

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Arul Elumalai, Irina Starikova, and Sid Tandon for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the firm,…

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Together is Better: A book review by Bob Morris

September 22, 2016

Together is Better: A Little Book of Inspiration Simon Sinek Portfolio/Penguin Group (September 2016) How those who live their lives by accident – if and when it happens – can be fulfilled by a life of serving a worthy purpose…

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Body Language Secrets to Win More Negotiations: A book review by Bob Morris

September 21, 2016

Body Language Secrets to Win More Negotiations: How to Read Any Opponent and Get What You Want Greg Williams with Pat Iyer Career Press (September 2016) How and why body language will influence the outcome of every negotiation, for better…

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Simon Sinek on why a purpose-driven life is the only one worth living

September 21, 2016

All leaders have many responsibilities and one of the most important is to establish or nourish a workplace culture within which personal growth and professional development are most likely to thrive. In his latest book, Together Is Better: A Little…

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