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For a successful transformation, start by sprinting

September 12, 2019

Here is a brief excerpt from an article written by Patrick Guggenberger and Patrick Simon for the McKinsey Quarterly, published by McKinsey & Company. To read the complete article, check out other resources, learn more about the firm, obtain subscription…

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Make Sure Your Employees Have Time and Space to Focus

September 11, 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. *     *     * Between scanning our inboxes, checking our phones, and…

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The “secret sauce” of Google’s idea generation

September 11, 2019

In Reinventing the Organization, Arthur Yeung and Dave Ulrich explain “how companies can deliver radically greater value in fast-changing markets.” They focus on several companies, including Amazon, Facebook, and Google, in the U.S.; Alibaba, Huawei, and Tencent in China; and…

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9 Awesome facts about bird migration

September 10, 2019

The Bar-headed geese migrate over the Himalayas at heights of over five miles above sea level. Photo Credit: Diliff/CC BY-SA 3.0 Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Jhaneel Lockhart for the Audubon Society. To read the complete…

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8 Ways Leaders Delegate Successfully

September 10, 2019

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Deborah Grayson Riegel 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 click…

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Make, Think, Imagine: A book review by Bob Morris

September 9, 2019

Make, Think, Imagine: Engineering the Future of the Organization John Browne Pegasus Brooks (May 2019) John Browne: How and why “all progress starts with a dream: a vision of a better world.” Very few people complete a formal education in…

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To Come Up with New Ideas, Get Out of the Office

September 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. *     *     * Every leader needs to come up with ideas that…

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Paul Nunes and Larry Downes on organizational dexterity: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

September 8, 2019

Paul Nunes is the global managing director for thought leadership at Accenture Research where he leads the company’s principle business research programs. He is coauthor of four books, including Big Bang Disruption: Strategy in the Age of Devastating Innovation (2014),…

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Another Reason to Help Employees Feel Authentic at Work

September 8, 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. *     *     * People want the freedom to be their authentic selves…

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He Ran an Empire of Soap and Mayonnaise. Now He Wants to Reinvent Capitalism.

September 7, 2019

  Here is David Gelles’ profile of Paul Polman for The New York Times. To read the complete article and check out other resources, please click here. * * * As chief executive of Unilever, Paul Polman tapped into the company’s…

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