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3 Ways to Definitely Increase Your Impact

By , May 6, 2014
Inspired by glitter, oatmeal, a curling rock and a number of Lego people, join me as I share three things to focus on ... Read More

Lessons From the Godfather of Strategic Conversation

By , May 2, 2014
In this excerpt from their new book, Moments of Impact, authors Chris Ertel and Lisa Kay Solomon tell the story of ... Read More

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Great Work is Counter-Cultural (so who are you irritating?)

By , April 24, 2014
"All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepte... Read More

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Be Creative: Stop Following the Rules

By , April 15, 2014
"If you obey all the rules, you  miss all the fun." -Katherine Hepburn With the exception of gravity, almost all ... Read More

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When Your Past Success Becomes an Obstacle

By , April 11, 2014
There are two kinds of change — incremental and discontinuous — that are taking place simultaneously and constantly ... Read More

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Jack Welch: Winning in Times of Uncertainty

By , April 10, 2014
In a Q&A session with John Bussey, Assistant Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal, Jack Welch, the iconic ... Read More

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Stop the Busywork!: 7 Ways You Can Do More Great Work

By , April 8, 2014
Imagine everything you do could fall into one of three buckets: Bad Work Good Work Great Work I'm not ... Read More

A Conversation with Doug Sundheim on Risk Taking in Business

By , April 4, 2014
The topic of risk in business endeavors plagues most executives. One big mistake could do serious damage to  one's ... Read More

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Unconventional Thinking for an Unpredictable Economy

By , March 12, 2014
Co-authors of the The New York Times bestseller Freakonomics and its sequel SuperFreakonomics, Steve Levitt and Stephen ... Read More

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How Microsoft’s Global Search Ended at Home

By , March 6, 2014
With the announcement of Satya Nadella as its new chief executive, Microsoft's global search for a new leader ended ... Read More

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Why We Hate Strategy

By , February 26, 2014
I have to admit, the general attitude toward strategy – as boring, soulless and impractical – is a puzzle to me. In ... Read More

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Leadership and Talent: The Challenges Ahead

By , February 17, 2014
Claudio Fernández-Aráoz, a highly sought-after top global expert on hiring and promotion decisions, took the stage at ... Read More