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Much of What You Learned About Thanksgiving May Be Wrong

November 28, 2019

“The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth,” from 1914, by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe  I am among those who believe that those who wrote the screenplay for The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, James Warner Bellah and Willis Goldbeck, should be credited with…

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The C.E.O. of American Airlines Has a Problem: Boeing’s 737 Max

November 24, 2019

Here is another superb article from David Gelles for The New York Times in which he shares his conversation with Doug Parker. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain information about deep-discount subscriptions, please click here. *…

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How Money Became Dangerous: A book review by Bob Morris

November 22, 2019

How Money Became Dangerous: The Inside Story of Our Turbulent Relationship with Modern Finance Christopher Varelas and Dan Stone Ecco/An Imprint of HarperCollins (November 2019) How removing character assessment has stripped away much of the humanity from the financial world…

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Leading for the long term

November 20, 2019

  Here is an excerpt from the transcript of a podcast featured in article 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…

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The innovation commitment

November 13, 2019

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Daniel Cohen, Brian Quinn, and Erik Roth for the McKinsey Quarterly,published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and sign…

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Overlooked No More: Robert Johnson, Bluesman Whose Life Was a Riddle

November 10, 2019

Above: A photo booth portrait of the blues musician Robert Johnson. It was taken around 1930 and is one of two confirmed photographs of him.Credit…© 1986 Delta Haze Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission. This article by Reggie Ugwu…

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Adventures of a Computational Explorer: A book review by Bob Morris

October 29, 2019

Adventures of a Computational Explorer Stephen Wolfram Wolfram Media (October 2019) “There’s so many wonderful things to do, and I’m just getting started.” That’s a remarkable statement by Stephen Wolfram, someone who was educated at Eton, Oxford, and Caltech, earning…

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5 Things Leaders Do That Stifle Innovation

October 24, 2019

  Here is an excerpt from an article written by Kerry Goyette 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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Reigniting Growth

October 15, 2019

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Chris Zook and James Allen 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…

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When You’re Learning, You Should Feel Uncomfortable

October 9, 2019

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. *     *     * Being a beginner at something can feel awkward and…

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