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Bring Your Human to Work: A book review by Bob Morris

November 12, 2018

Bring Your Human to Work: 10 Surefire Ways to Design a Workplace That Is Good for People, Great for Business, and Just Might Change the World Erica Keswin McGraw-Hill Pearson (September 2018) “People don’t care how much you know until they know how…

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Smart cities: Digital solutions for a more livable future

November 12, 2018

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Jonathan Woetzel, Jaana Remes, Brodie Boland, Katrina Lv, Suveer Sinha, Gernot Strube, John Means, Jonathan Law, Andres Cadena, and Valerie von der Tann for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete…

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Amy Radin on Disruptive Innovation: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

November 11, 2018

Amy Radin is a recognized Fortune 100 Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer, adviser and investor, board member, and thought leader on how to deliver innovation for sustainable, business-changing impact. She has been at the forefront of rewiring brands for growth and now…

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Lest we forget on this Veterans Day….

November 11, 2018

For years on this national holiday, I have posted a list of the number of men and women in the military services who were killed during each of the wars in which the United States has been involved. My sources…

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How to avoid the three common execution pitfalls that derail automation programs

November 10, 2018

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Rahil Jogani, Sanjay Kaniyar, Vishal Koul, and Christina Yum for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the…

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I Can Learn From You: A book review by Bob Morris

November 10, 2018

I Can Learn From You: Boys as Relational Learners Michael Reichert and Richard Hawley Harvard Education Press (2014) How to forge and manage “mutually respectful, purposeful relationships with [most] students Michael Reichert and Richard Hawley wrote this book in order…

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The economic essentials of digital strategy: How to make sense of digital disruption

November 9, 2018

  Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Angus Dawson, Martin Hirt, and Jay Scanlan for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the firm, obtain…

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The Power of Creativity: A book review by Bob Morris

November 9, 2018

The Power of Creativity: A Three-Part Series for Writers, Artists, Musicians and Anyone In Search of Great Ideas Bryan Collins Independently Published (Second Edition, 2018) “The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.”  Albert Einstein Long…

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Making work meaningful: A leader’s guide

November 9, 2018

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Dan Cable and Freek Vermeulen for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the firm, obtain subscription information, and register…

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Top 10 Inventions That Changed the World

November 8, 2018

Here is an excerpt from an article by Natalie Wolchover for Live Science. To read the complete article and check out other resources, please click here. * * * Humans are an ingenious species. Though we’ve been on the planet…

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