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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

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Strategic Alignment is Critical to High Performance

By , February 13, 2014
In business, we measure success by the bottom line, or as I've heard some people put it, "We keep score with dollars." ... Read More

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Addressing the Key Challenges Facing America Today

By , January 30, 2014
"Change is the only constant these days, and leaders need to lead through the tumultuous change businesses, countries ... Read More

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Overcoming the First Crisis of Globalization and Shaping the Future

By , January 22, 2014
"Why is the world economy not doing better? Have things gone wrong because the politicians have failed?" asked Gordon ... Read More

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3 Questions From a King

By , January 17, 2014
With Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday being honored next week, we took a moment to reflect upon the man and his ... Read More