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Post date: July 17, 2018
New research has revealed a perplexing conundrum happening right now in C-suites around the globe: CEOs are more panicked than ever about their people strategy, yet are increasingly distant from HR. In the Global Leadership Forecast 2018—published by DDI, The Conference Board, and EY—C-suite...
Post date: May 8, 2018
Corporate social impact has gained attention by media, consumers, and leaders across the globe, compelling businesses to consider how to best implement these initiatives within their organizations. These programs demonstrate how companies are addressing some of society’s biggest challenges, and are...
Post date: October 22, 2019
Individualism is on the rise in America. It has always shaped the American ethos, giving Americans the values of personal autonomy, ambition, and liberty. Collectivist societies, on the other hand, emphasize social harmony and interdependence, which sometimes leads to the belief that the good of...
Post date: October 3, 2018
The Fall 2018 issue of People + Strategy focuses on living better to lead better. This blog post intended to further the conversation on what it means to change the way we work, live, and engage with our workplace lives. During World War II, the rush to produce munitions in sufficient quantities to...
Post date: February 6, 2018
It is easy to think the more outspoken, outgoing, and confident someone is, the better they are at leading teams. This perception has long been the norm, often seen as corporate leadership taking charge and presenting themselves as strong extroverts. Whether interviewing for a job or showcasing...
Post date: October 9, 2018
It’s safe to say that the world has a fascination with superheroes. So far in 2018, four of the top five grossing movies are about superheroes, they feature in commercials for leading brands and there’s even a Smithsonian course on the “Rise of Superheroes and Their Impact on Pop Culture.” Through...
Post date: January 16, 2020
Efforts to reduce workplace bias and inclusion have become widespread, yet the demographics of leadership positions at most organizations remain unchanged.  Research demonstrates that organizations with diverse representation and inclusive practices perform better. Last year The Wall Street Journal...
Post date: December 13, 2018
In the world of HR, we have competency models that guide recruiting, learning, performance, and promotion. These models focus in areas of leadership, professional skills, and functional knowledge. What could possibly be missing? According to Deloitte’s Human Capital Survey, employees are changing...
Post date: May 17, 2018
As AI is transforming business models and delivering value by augmenting organizational capabilities to serve better customers, it’s important for executives to realize that using AI presents much more than a technology challenge — it requires a different leadership mindset. Today, almost every...
Post date: April 18, 2019
The primary development gap leaders face is that they are leading amid a level of complexity that requires creative leadership or higher, yet most are leading reactively. And since reactive leadership has built-in limits to scale, and tends to cancel itself out, reactive leadership is outmatched by...