21 results for tag: Dr. Gleb Tsipursky


How Can Executives Defeat Unconscious Bias?

How can executives like you defeat unconscious bias? First, you need to know what it is. Unconscious bias (also known as implicit bias) refers to unconscious forms of discrimination and stereotyping based on race, gender, sexuality, ethnicity, ability, ...
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How Effective Decision Making Can Make or Break Your Executive Career

In this troubled time of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, making wise career decisions is more important than ever before. To make good decisions, you need to ask the right questions. The answers may feel uncomfortable, and it’s critically important to ...
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The Trap of Getting Back to Normal in the Pandemic

As the vast majority of companies rush to reopen, they’re falling into the trap of “getting back to normal.”  They’re not realizing we’re heading into a period of waves of restrictions once again, due to many states reopening too soon. Indeed, some ...
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How Normalcy Bias Led Boeing to Crash into Disaster

Due to the grounding of its 737 Max airplane following 2 deadly crashes that killed 346 people, Boeing lost $5 billion in direct revenue by the summer of 2019. The overall losses - ranging from damage to the brand to losing customers - were valued by invest...
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Are You Falling for the Myth of “Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail” in Your Career?

You probably heard the advice that “failing to plan is planning to fail.” That phrase is a misleading myth at best and actively dangerous for your career at worst. Making plans is important, but our gut reaction is to plan for the best-case outcomes, ...
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Preparing for the Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic: A Conversation with Dr. Gleb Tsipursky

While the country adapts to a different way of life in the wake of COVID-19, people are asking why the US wasn't more prepared for the pandemic. To discuss this question and the dangers of being unprepared, Tony Vlahos, Host of ExecuNet Master Class spoke ...
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How to Prevent Failure in Transitioning to Working From Home to Address the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic

So many companies are shifting their employees to working from home to address the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Yet they’re not considering the potential disasters that can occur as a result of this transition. An example of this is what happened to ...
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The One Huge Mistake Leaders Make in Preparing for the COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic

According to the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the COVID-19 coronavirus will definitely develop into a widespread pandemic: it’s more a question of when, not if, it will happen. With growing outbreaks of diagnosed cases in 12 states, ...
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8 Key Steps for Effective Decision Making to Avoid Disasters in Your Career

Effective decision making to avoid failures and maximize success is your key to a great career. Yet how can you ensure that your decision making results in the right calls as opposed to decisions disasters? Let’s say you were offered what you perceived ...
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3 Things You Need to Control to Succeed in Your Career

People who are successful in their careers know that we can control only three things in our life: our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. If we can take charge over those, we can steer our professional lives to our own vision of success. That vision may ...
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The Curse That Causes Careers to Fail

It's tragically common for people in organizations to be promoted up the hierarchy to their “level of incompetence,” a concept in management known as the Peter Principle. They are promoted because they did well in their previous job, not based on their ...
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The Danger of SWOT Analysis for Your Career and Business

In the context of our increasingly disrupted, globalizing, and multicultural world, executives greatly appreciate the security and comfort of clear-cut strategic plans for the future, both for their own careers and for team and organizations they lead. After ...
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