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Post date: April 23, 2019
It’s no secret that HR has a difficult but important role in delivering the CEO’s business strategy when it comes to technology disruption. According to KPMG’s 2018 Global CEO Outlook Study, 86 percent of CEOs say they are actively disrupting their sector, and some companies are contemplating large...
Post date: January 29, 2019
Remember the days of vinyl records? You bought a 45 for the hit single, but there was another single on the flip side—two songs for the price of one. Today, this classic notion isn’t as rare as you might think. Leadership styles, like records, have A and B sides too.  Your A side features those...
Post date: June 5, 2018
A CEO’s job is ultimately to deliver business results—to deliver the mission. The key way to do that is to create an environment where employees are able do their jobs well and a culture where they want to do their jobs well. A company’s employees invent, market, sell, build, deliver, and support...
Post date: January 31, 2019
In her bestselling book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, psychologist Dr. Carol S. Dweck identifies a personality trait she calls a “growth mindset.” In contrast to certain other mindsets, people with a growth mindset believe that measures of personal potential such as intelligence,...
Post date: August 13, 2020
America’s higher education institutions have a consistent response to addressing race scandals—they throw a diversity hire at the problem. In the face of mounting racial tension, or in the event of a discrimination reproach, college and university leaders look to carve out space at their leadership...
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: September 17, 2020
The April 2020 selection of Arvind Krishna as the next chief executive of IBM has added to the roster of India-born leaders heading global companies. Others on the list include Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen, Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga, Nokia CEO...
Post date: December 17, 2019
A major aerospace systems producer was faced with several challenges brought about by regulatory changes that brought their order and service process to a halt. To address the plethora of issues that ensued, a series of multi-disciplinary teams were chartered and deployed. Their mission was to...
Post date: June 28, 2016
Recently I’ve been in the path of a lot of changes. Since change doesn’t happen in a vacuum, there’s been this domino effect where one change that I didn’t spearhead inadvertently triggers the need for a second change that I do need to spearhead, and so on and so forth.  Fortunately, my immediate...
Post date: July 9, 2020
The way we work is not sustainable. Sherwin knows this well. He has 20 years of experience as a skilled information technology (IT) professional and is one of the many professionals and managers we interviewed in a Fortune 500 company we’ll call TOMO. Sherwin estimates he works about 70 hours per...