Commentaries

People Leaders Need Data-Driven Technology Too

December 13, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article by Don Weinstein for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. * * * Data can help companies better understand…

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A lovely holiday card

December 12, 2022

This is one of my favorite paintings by Anna Mary Robertson (American, 1860–1961), better known as “Grandma Moses.” I first saw it on exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago. According to information provided by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New…

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What Companies That Are Good at Innovation Get Right

December 12, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Scott Kirsner 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,…

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How to communicate effectively in times of uncertainty

December 7, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by  Ana Mendy, Mary Lass Stewart, and Kate Van Akin for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company (June 18, 2020). To read the complete article, check out others, learn more…

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Voices of CEO excellence: Morgan Stanley’s James Gorman

December 5, 2022

Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a podcast during which James Gorman, the chair and CEO of the financial services giant Morgan Stanley, explains how he reshaped the firm in the wake of the financial crisis. He is…

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Make Leader Character Your Competitive Edge

December 2, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article by Mary Crossan, William (Bill) Furlong, and Robert D. Austin for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. Credit: Gary…

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What matters most? Six priorities for CEOs in turbulent times

December 2, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Homayoun Hatami and Liz Hilton Segel for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and sign up for email alerts,…

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Taking a skills-based approach to building the future workforce

November 30, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Bryan Hancock, Nikhil Patel, Chris Higgins, Jonathan Law, Sarah Olson, and Katie Van Dusen, for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn…

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A New Conflict-Resolution Model to Advance DEI

November 29, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article by Peter T. Coleman, Allegra Chen-Carrel, and Bodi M. Regan for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. Credit: Dan…

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Leading Teams: Fear and stress on the job

November 28, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Laura Amico 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,…

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