Commentaries

Here are thought-provoking observations

April 9, 2020

Here are some quotations from a wide variety of sources. They have nothing in common in terms of subject matter but all help us to understand human nature, even if only a little bit better. “A man may do an…

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8 Ways to Manage Your Team While Social Distancing

April 9, 2020

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Timothy R. Clark 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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A Guide to Managing Your (Newly) Remote Workers

April 8, 2020

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Barbara Z. Larson, Susan R. Vroma, and Erin E. Makarius for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free…

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Nine Awesome Facts About Bird Migration

April 8, 2020

  Here is an article by Jhaneel Lockhart that I really enjoyed reading. * * * Forget the changing leaves and pumpkin-spiced everything. For bird enthusiasts, fall’s big event is spying birds as they pass through on migration. In North…

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Joel Peterson on how to make the right decisions

April 7, 2020

In Entrepreneurial Leadership, Joel Peterson focuses on leaders who “demonstrate a particular mind-set and an approach to problem-solving. They are change agents. They are intentional, staying true to their vision and agenda rather than only reacting to day-to-day turbulence…I’ve come…

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Decision making in uncertain times

April 7, 2020

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Andrea Alexander , Aaron De Smet, and Leigh Weiss  X for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about…

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The Power of Small Wins

April 6, 2020

Here is an excerpt from a classic article written by Teresa Amabile and Steven J. Kramer 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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Adapt Your Leadership Style to Your Situation

April 5, 2020

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. *     *     * There’s not one leadership style that works for all…

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Solving the “digital and analytics scale-up challenge” in consumer goods

April 4, 2020

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Ford Halbardier, Brian Henstorf, Robert Levin, and Aldo Rosales for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the…

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Every Leader Needs to Navigate These 7 Tensions

April 3, 2020

  Here is an excerpt from an article written byJennifer Jordan, Michael Wade,and Elizabeth Teracino 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…

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