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Invest, Create, Perform: Mastering the three dimensions of growth in the digital age

November 7, 2018

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by  Kabir Ahuja, Jesko Perrey, and Liz Hilton Segel 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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If a Career Change Would Reduce Your Salary, Try Living on That Salary First

November 7, 2018

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. * * * When it comes to a major career change, pay is…

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What Anyone Can Do: A book review by Bob Morris

November 7, 2018

What Anyone Can Do: How Surrounding Yourself with the Right People Will Drive Change, Opportunity, and Personal Growth Leo Bottary Bibliomotion/Taylor & Francis (August 2018) “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go…

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How to generate and recognize original ideas

November 6, 2018

  In Originals, Adam Grant explains how non-conformists rule the world. For example, here are his suggestions for generating and recognizing original ideas: 1. Question the default: “Instead of taking the status quo for granted, ask why it exists in…

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Checking In: A book review by Bob Morris

November 6, 2018

Checking In: Hospitality-Driven Thinking, Business, and You Stephen J. Cloobeck Greenleaf Book Group Press (October 2018) Why and how all of the greatest organizations are driven by fulfilling customer needs As I began to read Stephen Cloobeck’s book, I was…

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How to Be More Mindful at Work

November 6, 2018

Here is an excerpt from an article by David Gelles for The New York Times. To read the complete article, check out others, and obtain subscription information, please click here. * * * Our jobs pay the bills, occupy many…

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Why CEOs Devote So Much Time to Their Hobbies

November 5, 2018

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Emilia Bunea, Svetlana N. Khapova, and Evgenia I. Lysova 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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The Pan-Industrial Revolution: A book review by Bob Morris

November 5, 2018

The Pan-Industrial Revolution: How New Manufacturing Titans Will Transform the World Richard D’Aveni Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (October 2018) How to create “vast, unltrapowerful, hyperefficient production systems” Abraham Lincoln once suggested that “the best way to predict the future is to…

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Amy Radin on Disruptive Innovation: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

November 4, 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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HBR’s 10 Must Reads 2019: A book review by Bob Morris

November 4, 2018

HBR’s 10 Must Reads 2019: The Definitive Management Ideas of the Year from Harvard Business Review Various Contributors Harvard Business Review Press (2019) Timeless and timely knowledge and wisdom for all managers This is the latest in a series of…

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