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The wit and wisdom of George Carlin

May 16, 2022

George Carlin (1937-2008)  was an American comedian, actor, author, and social critic. Regarded as one of the most important and influential stand-up comedians of all time, he was dubbed “the dean of counterculture comedians.” * * * o Inside every…

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Best New Resolution? A “Stop Doing” List

May 15, 2022

The following article by Jim Collins was published by USA Today more than twenty years ago and offers insights of even greater value now than they were then. * * * Each time the New Year rolls around and I…

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How to Be a Compassionate Manager in a Heartless Organization

May 14, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Liz Kislik 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, please…

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The Digital Mindset: A book review by Bob Morris

May 13, 2022

The Digital Mindset: What It Really Takes to Thrive in the Age of Data, Algorithms, and AI Paul Leonard & Tsedal Neeley Harvard Business Review Press (May 2022) A mindset for all seasons whenever human intelligence interacts with artificial intelligence…

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The Cultural Benefits of Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

May 13, 2022

Here is the Executive Summary for an article by Sam Ransbotham, François Candelon, David Kiron, Burt LaFountain, and Shervin Khodabandeh for the MIT Sloan Management Review. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click…

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Hearts Touched with Fire: A book review by Bob Morris

May 12, 2022

Hearts Touched with Fire: How Great Leaders Are Made David Gergen Simon & Schuster (May 2022) “To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.” Tennyson’s Ulysses As I began to read this book, I was again reminded that…

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How to Map Out Your Digital Transformation

May 12, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Benjamin Mueller 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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The Culture Code: A book review by Bob Morris

May 11, 2022

The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups Daniel Coyle Bantam Books/An imprint of Random House (January 2018) How and why “small efforts are powerful because they transmit, amplify, and celebrate the purpose of the whole group” A few…

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A business insight from Joseph Conrad

May 11, 2022

Joseph Conrad is arguably the greatest author for whom English was a second language. His novels and short stories continue to be read and praised throughout the world. Although it was not his intention, he often expressed thoughts that offer a…

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3 Stumbling Blocks that Get in the Way of Strategic Planning

May 10, 2022

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Graham Kenny 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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