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Ed Carolan knows a lot about making soup.
"It's okay if other people think you're God, but you're in trouble if you start believing it."
Nine months ago my client, JFM, was fired from her job as President of a medium-sized company. She entered leadership coaching with me as a result, and we decided to chronicle her experience, sharing with you, the reader, the essence of our work together.
Leading Outside the Lines How to Mobilize the Informal Organization, Energize Your Team, and Get Better Results Every enterprise has an informal as well as a formal organization. The formal is the side with which business people are usually most familiar.
Solitude and Leadership , by William Deresiewicz, is an essay based on a lecture on leadership that he delivered to last year's West Point plebe class.
In the past few weeks, we've seen the twin personalities of the U.S. government come out: one is impressive, the other deeply worrying. Good news first: we now have increasing evidence that Washington's response to the global financial collapse was effective. Recall the fall of 2008.
In a provocative article in the Wall Street Journal , Alan Murray, argues that methods that have served corporate America well for the past hundred years are quickly becoming obsolete [" The End of Management ," 21 August 2010]. Murray is trying to inform the newspaper's readers but he is also trying to hawk a book entitled The Wall Street Journal Essential Guide to Management (Copyright 2010 by Dow Jones & Co. Published by Harper Business) from which the article is adapted.
In management science, as with the broader social sciences, theories appear to be of limited efficacy and not fully appreciated by the business world.
Mike and I have been kicking around the question of “why don’t organizations act ” as we get Buttered Side Down , the historic risk management consultancy off the ground.
You've held your own while negotiating dozens of successful deals.
STEPHEN COVEY is fond of telling people that he is writing a book on the evils of retirement, “Live Life in Crescendo”. There is no danger of a for this particular guru.
By Kevin Meyer Dr.