Month: May 2019

Alden Mills on Unstoppable Teams: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

May 19, 2019

Against all odds, leadership speaker Alden Mills conquered asthma in his youth, then persisted to accomplish extraordinary results: he became a nationally-ranked rower, a three-time Navy SEAL platoon commander, CEO of one of the fastest growing companies in America, and…

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What to Do When Work Is Slow

May 19, 2019

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Elizabeth Grace Saunders 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…

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One man’s opinions: Disruption

May 18, 2019

Much has been said and written in recent years about disruption within the global marketplace as leaders struggle to establish and then sustain organizational stability. Change remains the only constant and occurs faster and in greater frequency than ever before.…

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The Surprising Power of Questions

May 18, 2019

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Alison Wood Brooks and Leslie K. John for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, obtain subscription information,…

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Everyday Chaos: A book review by Bob Morris

May 17, 2019

Everyday Chaos: Technology, Complexity, and How We’re Thriving in a New World of Possibility David Weinberger Harvard Business Review Press (May 2019) Welcome to VUCA on steroids As David Weinberger suggests, “The aim of this book is to reveal a…

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3 Simple Habits to Improve Your Critical Thinking

May 17, 2019

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Helen Lee Bouygues 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…

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Why We Still Care About America’s Founders

May 16, 2019

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Rick Atkinson for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain deep-discount subscription information, please click here. Credit: Stock Montage, via Getty Images * *…

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Keep Your Company’s Toxic Culture from Infecting Your Team

May 16, 2019

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Annie McKee 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…

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Talking to a Coworker Who’s Been Having a Hard Time

May 15, 2019

We all have bad days at work. But when a colleague is struggling for an extended period of time, how should you be supportive? Try to help them reflect on their feelings and what they need to move forward. (Note…

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Change the Culture, Change the Game: A book review by Bob Morris

May 13, 2019

Change the Culture, Change the Game: The Breakthrough Strategy for Energizing Your Organization and Creating Accountability for Results Roger Connors and Tom Smith Portfolio/The Penguin Group (2011) A comprehensive, cohesive, and cost-effective methodology to achieve breakthrough results Here’s a book…

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