• Can Being A Good Manager Make You A Bad Innovator?
    Forbes - Aug 21
    What does good management look like? We teach what we think are good management principles in literally thousands of business schools around the world. Yet Scott Cook, founder and leader of Intuit INTU told us, “When MBAs... Read »
    5 hours ago
  • The Qualities Of An Excellent General Manager
    Mashable - Aug 19
    [Based on my experience], below are a few qualities that a great general manager should possess. An excellent manager: Read »
    2 days ago
  • How A Manager Can Promote The ‘Future Of Work’
    Entrepreneur - Aug 18
    What does the term a “new way to work” signify? My company, Unify, posed that question to 961 professionals scattered across the globe and found in the results (published in June) that for 47 percent it meant “working... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Why It’s Time To Manage Progress And Not People
    Fast Company - Aug 15
    The farmer is in the business of growing plants, the physician that of curing patients, the teacher that of educating students. But the very grammar of those clauses betrays a misunderstanding. The farmer does not grow... Read »
    6 days ago
  • The Answer To Every Business Question Is ‘It...
    HBR - Jul 25
    What happens when you put three business professors in a rental car and send them out to talk to owners and managers of small- and medium-sized businesses? Would they discover their MBA frameworks to be a bunch of academic... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Most Managers Think Of Themselves As Coaches
    HBR - Jul 25
    Results of a survey we’ve been conducting indicate a stronger desire to display coaching attributes than we were expecting. Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 3 Qualities Of Exceptionally Gifted Leaders
    Inc - Jul 25
    In my 20 years in business, the best leaders always seem to have these three qualities. Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 5 Ways To Truly Change Your Management Style
    CEO.com - Jul 21
    As is with each stroke of an artist's brush, every management decision, every corporate downsizing and every improvement initiative reveals something about the culture executives are creating. Since information travels... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Leadership: Taking Back The Reigns, But Loosening The...
    LinkedIn - Jul 17
    Years ago, when it was first suggested to me that I pursue studies in leadership, it came from a mentor, someone I highly respected, so I thought I must be doing something right. It was at that point where the next level of... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Are You A Good Leader Or A Bad Leader?
    LinkedIn - Jul 15
    How to be a good boss - are you a good boss or a bad boss? Sounds a little bit like the Wizard of Oz, we know. Similar to that classic story - what type of boss you are can determine if your people respond to you more like... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The DNA Of Leadership
    LinkedIn - Jul 10
    Success in business, of course, depends on so many factors. There are external drivers of success as well as internal ones. In this post I want to share with you one internal factor which I call the DNA of the leadership... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The Difference Between A Boss And A Leader
    LinkedIn - Jul 7
    I spent quite a few years compromising myself for the sake of a paycheck, trying to insure a lifestyle of security and consistency for my sons. I was forced to decide between what I loved to do for a job in a place I... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The World Needs Data-Savvy Managers
    Businessweek - Jun 21
    You’ve been reading and hearing a lot about how companies that analyze oceans and rivers of information can change the course of their business—both for the better and for the worse, depending on your source material.... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Can Corporate Jargon Make You A Better Manager?
    Slate - Jun 20
    How do you build a better manager? In lots of corporate settings, executives are left on their own when it comes to improving their skills. They may read management advice books in their spare time, or trade notes with peers... Read »
    2 months ago
  • CMOs And CEOs Can Work Better Together
    HBR - Jun 20
    The CMOs will need to be much more attuned to the business objectives and strategies of the company in general and the CEO in particular, while the CEO must become more immersed in the customer perspective. In our... Read »
    2 months ago