• Three Critical Realities All Leaders Must Face
    Entrepreneur - Sep 28
    Employees are investments not expenses and if we do not begin to accept this fact during these times of organizational renewal and reinvention, it will become more and more difficult to strengthen business models and develop... Read »
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  • How The Best CEOs Get The Important Work Done
    HBR - Sep 28
    If you’re a chief executive officer, your job is to execute. It’s written right into your title. But what does it mean, in terms of daily tasks, to be the company’s top “executer?” After all, CEOs don’t actually... Read »
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  • Want Execs To Trust You? Bulletproof Your Data Before...
    Forbes - Sep 28
    Some executives say they don’t trust data. Let me translate that for you. When an executive says, “I don’t trust data,” it really means, “I don’t trust the people providing data to me.” Maybe it seems... Read »
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  • Leadership In Crisis
    Huff Po - Sep 28
    We are witnessing the most dysfunctional campaign for the presidency in our lifetime. Does anyone really believe that despite the promises by all candidates that they will solve our problems that the real solutions to... Read »
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  • The Solution To The Skills Gap Could Already Be...
    HBR - Sep 28
    Is the developed world on the verge of a skills crisis? The challenge is obvious: the quickening pace of technological change has shrunk the shelf life of skills acquired by today’s university graduates to just a few... Read »
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  • Six Ways The Presidential Debate Was A Microcosm Of...
    Forbes - Sep 28
    He barked, and she smiled. He interrupted, and she spoke of her grandchild. He established dominance, while she exuded warmth. Last night’s debate was a microcosm of the gender issues that play out in workplaces every day.... Read »
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  • 40 Under 40: The Best Advice I Ever Got
    Fortune - Sep 28
    Good advice really can come from anywhere. Members of this year’s 40 Under 40 class found bits of wisdom that significantly influenced their strategy and work-life balance from parents, interview candidates, and even Jay Z... Read »
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  • To Recruit A Top Team, First Learn Your Weaknesses
    CEO.com - Sep 28
    Bad hires can bury your business. After I committed to a tech leader who didn’t fit the office culture and couldn’t deliver, my company faced its worst operating period in over 12 years. To cope with the slump, we cut... Read »
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  • Four Translation Apps To Ease International Business...
    Switch & Shift - Sep 27
    Traveling can be one of the great perks of the international business world. Visiting different countries, engaging with new cultures, networking globally, these are huge assets to a career. Unfortunately, those same... Read »
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  • Should You Talk About Politics At Work?
    HBR - Sep 27
    When politics is as heated as it has been in the U.S. this election cycle, it’s hard to resist the desire to talk about what’s going on with your coworkers. But is the office the right place to discuss whether you are a... Read »
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  • Show Employees You Care About Their Well-Being. Here...
    Entrepreneur - Sep 27
    When we hear the term “well-being,” most of us imagine physical health. But well-being holds a much bigger significance in the workplace -- how employees envision their future, goals, overall outlook and attitude. In... Read »
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  • Navigating The Lonely Life Of A Corporate...
    Forbes - Sep 27
    The role of business in society is fundamentally shifting, and as companies navigate this shift, they are having to hire a different type of talent. They are the Chief Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Officers,... Read »
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  • The Very Different Ways Clinton And Trump Define...
    Washington Post - Sep 27
    There was a lot of talk about leadership in Wednesday night's televised town hall with presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Given the billing -- NBC touted it as the "Commander-in-Chief Forum" -- that's... Read »
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  • The False Premise Of The Shareholder Value Debate
    HBR - Sep 27
    Though never dormant for long, the debate about shareholder value maximization is having another flare-up. That discussion is a good thing, I think. However, it feels to me that all of the argumentation contains an... Read »
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  • Three Ways To Be A Diversity Role Model
    Entrepreneur - Sep 27
    What does it take to become an agent of change? To be a role model for others? It starts by seeing a condition that must be changed, then feeling empowered and motivated to take action. In the case of diversity in the... Read »
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