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Prescription for Excellence: A book review by Bob Morris

June 17, 2011

Prescription for Excellence: Leadership Lessons for Creating a World-Class Customer Experience from UCLA Health System Joseph A. Michelli McGraw-Hill (2011) A vigorous and comprehensive analysis of UCLA Health System As indicated in previously published books, Joseph A. Michelli is attracted…

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You Can Prevent Silo Thinking

June 17, 2011

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. If you do your job well, and everyone else does their jobs well,…

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“Scenes from the underground….”

June 16, 2011

  Tourists visit the Kuha Karuhas pavilion located inside the Phraya Nakhon cave, in the Khao Sam Roi Yot national park, some 300 km south of Bangkok, Thailand, on December 5, 2010. The pavilion was built in 1890 on the…

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Tips to Manage an Aging Workforce

June 16, 2011

Here is an article written by Bettina Chang for Talent Management magazine. To check out all the resources and sign up for a free subscription to the TM and Chief Learning Officer magazines published by MedfiaTec, please click here. *    …

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The Innovator’s Dilemma: A book review by Bob Morris

June 16, 2011

The Innovator’s Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail Clayton M. Christensen HarperCollins (2003) A brilliant analysis of a multi-dimensional paradox Having just re-read this business “classic,” I admire it even more now than I did when it…

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Use Constraint to Instigate Innovation

June 16, 2011

  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. Scarcity seems to have replaced necessity as the mother of invention in…

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The 14 Biggest Ideas of the Year

June 15, 2011

What are “The 14 Biggest Ideas of the Year”? Thanks to The Atlantic magazine and its superb website, you have two options to consider: 1. Please click here to read the article in which Big Ideas are discussed. 2. Please…

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Why Your Business Doesn’t Have a Seal Team Six

June 15, 2011

Here is an excerpt from an article written by H. James Wilson and Elaine Eisenman for the Harvard Business Review blog. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of free resources, and sign up for a subscription to HBR…

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How to Remain Relevant [in Today’s Job Market] When You’re Over 40

June 14, 2011

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Penelope Trunk for BNET, The CBS Interactive Business Network. To check out an abundance of valuable resources and obtain a free subscription to one or more of the BNET newsletters, please click…

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HBR on Inspiring & Executing Innovation

June 14, 2011

I am especially appreciative of various series of anthologies of HBR articles that are published by Harvard Business Review. These include  HBR Essentials, HBR on, and HBR 10 Must Reads.  If all of the articles each contains were purchased as reprints…

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