Commentaries

“Our company’s greatest asset is our people!”

April 22, 2011

I wish I had a $10 bill (or even a dollar bill) for every time I have heard an executive affirm, “Our company’s greatest asset is our people!” Here is what Marcus Buckingham has to say. To check out the…

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End the Sunday Blues

April 22, 2011

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. *     *     * If you spend Monday through Friday doing what you have…

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3 Ways to Manage Your Weaknesses

April 21, 2011

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. Despite what you may be tempted to say in job interviews, you have…

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The Missing Market for Failure

April 21, 2011

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Joshua Gans for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up for a subscription to HBR email alerts, please click…

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Revolution from the Edge

April 21, 2011

Here is an excerpt from an article written by John Hagel III, part of the Edge Perspectives with John Hagel series, one that offers an on-going “exploration of emerging innovations on a broad array of edges that are rising up to…

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New Sustainability Study: The “Embracers” Seize Advantage

April 20, 2011

Knut Haanaes, Balu Balagopal, Ming Teck Kong, Ingrid Velken, David Arthur, Michael S. Hopkins and Nina Kruschwitz co-authored the cover story for the March 2011 issue of MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out other resources,…

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Succession planning involves much more than succession

April 20, 2011

For reasons that continue to elude me, leaders of most organizations still do not realize that succession planning involves much more than succession. In my opinion, these are the key points to keep in mind. 1. Actively recruit for the…

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Admit When You Don’t Know

April 20, 2011

    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. Many managers are afraid to utter things like: “I don’t know,” “Would you help me?”…

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Crafting Best-in-Class Business Intelligence

April 19, 2011

Here’s an excerpt from article written by Jamie Campbell, Kenny Kurtzman, and Adam Michaels for strategy+business magazine, published by Booz & Company. To read the complete article, check out the free resources, sign up for email updates, and obtain subscription…

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How to Commit to a Goal

April 19, 2011

Here is an excerpt from PsyBlog, a website that features scientific research into how the mind works. Its author is Jeremy Dean, currently a researcher at University College London, working towards a PhD, having previously completed an MSc in Research…

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