• Why It’s Important To Fly Outside The Formation
    CEO.com - Jun 25
    Geese fly in formation one behind the other. Their "V" shape or "echelon," allows them to operate efficiently in all kinds of difficult conditions. But one problem remains: Wherever the lead bird goes, others instinctively... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Managers In The Digital Age Need To Stay Human
    HBR - Jun 18
    The technological advances of the digital age have allowed the global workforce to be better connected, more collaborative, and have greater personal impact than ever before. More information is immediately available,... Read »
    1 week ago
  • FireEye’s CEO And The Meaning Of...
    CNBC - Jun 18
    On May 21, the CEO of one of the hottest companies in the booming cybersecurity sector appeared on CNBC and highlighted a new credential that would help to separate his company from its hard-charging rivals. In an... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Understanding The Rise Of The Chief Data Officer
    CEO.com - May 14
    Last week, Time Inc. made headlines when it hired its first chief data officer in an attempt to better tap its print and digital audiences. "I want to reach the right people with relevant messages that resonate," said... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 8 Essentials Of Innovation
    McKinsey - May 8
    It’s no secret: innovation is difficult for well-established companies. By and large, they are better executors than innovators, and most succeed less through game-changing creativity than by optimizing their existing... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 5 Requirements Of A Truly Innovative Company
    HBR - Apr 27
    Can you think of any business topic that’s been hotter for longer than innovation? Trouble is, it’s hard to think of any business challenge where real pro­gress has been harder to come by. By now, your company probably... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Employees Will Use Tools They Helped Build
    HBR - Apr 22
    To build new technologies your frontline employees will use and trust — tools that will actually improve the customer experience — you need to ask for their feedback at every stage of development. For example, at... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Reviewing Your Corporate Life In Real Time
    NYT - Apr 8
    A long-anticipated product from a showman of business technology made its official debut Wednesday. Its ambitions, and weaknesses, say much about the current state of a fast-changing market. Short version: Domo, as the... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Convincing Skeptical Employees To Adopt New Technology
    HBR - Mar 19
    Bringing new technology and tools into your organization can increase productivity, boost sales, and help you make better, faster decisions. But getting every employee on board is often a challenge. What can you do to... Read »
    3 months ago
  • The Dangers Of Online Anonymity
    BBC - Mar 10
    Stephen Pickhardt noticed a disturbing trend on the review page for his walking-tour business a couple of years ago. All of a sudden, with no warning or change in the way he operated his tours, reviews from customers on an... Read »
    3 months ago
  • 7 Lessons In Leadership And Innovation From Top Tech...
    Fast Company - Mar 9
    Mastering the art of leadership takes time, dedication, and a willingness to fail, and we all need some inspiration from time to time. Here are some valuable leadership lessons from seven of today’s top CEOs. 1.... Read »
    3 months ago
  • How Smart CEOs Use Social Tools To Their Advantage
    HBR - Mar 9
    Advances in digital technology and their use in organizations carry huge promise to empower people at all levels. Social media and collaboration tools not only open the door to faster and more extensive knowledge-sharing,... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Email Etiquette: 3 Do’s And Don’ts
    Fortune - Mar 4
    Many of us have a love-hate relationship with email; however, most of us couldn’t do our jobs without it. In fact, according to a study in April 2014 by The Radicati Group, the average number of business-related emails... Read »
    3 months ago
  • The Impact Of A Digital Economy On Leadership
    Forbes - Feb 17
    With the digital era here to stay, those organizations who don’t embrace the opportunity risk joining the old-economy organizations that have fallen by the wayside, warns a recent Deloitte report. The ‘Building Your... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Obama Heads To Silicon Valley To Discuss Hacking...
    Entrepreneur - Feb 13
    President Barack Obama will meet with chief executive officers on Friday at a summit in Silicon Valley held by the White House that aims to build support for beefing up cyber security laws in the wake of massive hacks at... Read »
    4 months ago