Month: August 2022

Donald Trump and the Sweepstakes Scammers

August 23, 2022

Here is a brief excerpt from a brilliant essay by Jeff Maysh, featured in The New Yorker (August 17, 2022). To read the complete article, check other material, and obtain information about subscriptions, please click here. Illustration Credit: Lily Lambie-Kiernan …

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The Wit and Wisdom of Stan Lee

August 22, 2022

Stan Lee (1922-2018) was an American comic-book writer, editor, and publisher, who was executive vice president and publisher of Marvel Comics. Stan was born in New York City, to Celia (Solomon) and Jack Lieber, a dress cutter. His parents were…

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Why Business Integrity Can Be a Strategic Response to Ethical Challenges

August 22, 2022

Here is a brief article by Daniel Malan, Alison Taylor, Anna Tunkel, and Birgit Kurtz for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. * * * To…

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3 Strategies to Help Employees Thrive in the New “Normal”

August 21, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Anjali Chaudhry and Al Rosenbloom 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 email alerts,…

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The Executive Coach’s Handbook: A book review by Bob Morris

August 20, 2022

The Executive Coach’s Handbook: Inside Secrets from the World’s Top Executive Coach John Mattone John Mattone Global, Inc. (August 2022) Core concepts and key principles, brilliantly presented Keep in mind that this is literally a handbook — a volume to…

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The ten rules of growth

August 19, 2022

Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a podcast involving Chris Bradley, Rebecca Doherty, Nicholas Northcote, and Tido Röder for the McKinsey Blog, sponsored by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the firm,…

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Sunnie Giles on Radical Innovation: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

August 18, 2022

Sunnie Giles is a new generation expert on radical innovation who takes the mystery out of what radical innovation is and how to consistently produce it. By combining her unique expertise in advanced neuroscience, complex systems approach, quantum mechanics and…

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Culture in the hybrid workplace

August 17, 2022

Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a podcast involving Bryan Hancock, Bill Schaninger, and Brooke Weddle, moderated by Lucia Rahilly for the McKinsey Blog. To read the complete transcript, please click here. * * * Hybrid work is happening.…

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John Mattone on “The Ultimate Dimension” of Course Correction

August 16, 2022

The supertankers that transport oil must travel almost 40 miles to reverse direction. The same is true of the newest aircraft carriers I thought of the relevance of that fact to the challenges that leaders of a Fortune 50 company face…

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Exit Path: A book review by Bob Morris

August 15, 2022

Exit Path: Hows to Win the Startup End Game Touraj Parang McGraw Hill (July 2022) How and why good exits happen when companies are bought, not sold. The reasons vary, of course, but most startups fail within five years after…

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