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What Is Corporate Culture?
 
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At its worst, culture can be a drag on productivity. At its best, it is an emotional energizer. Here's how companies can use it to gain a competitive advantage. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
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How to Lead a Successful Global Team
 
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INSEAD professor Erin Meyer discusses how companies can boost the efficiency of their multinational teams by focusing on how they communicate across cultures. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 51086 strategyandbusiness
How to Lead Change Management
 
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DeAnne Aguirre, senior partner with Strategy&, discusses techniques that can help companies transform quickly and effectively. For more insights, read "10 Principles of Leading Change Management": strategy-business.com/ChangeManagement.
Views: 397727 strategyandbusiness
Six Questions to Increase Employee Engagement
 
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Leadership author and executive coach Marshall Goldsmith — who is always skeptical of catchphrases like employee engagement — talks about the qualities necessary to galvanize individuals’ commitment at work. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
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How Your Brain Responds to Performance Rankings
 
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Watch this video to see why traditional employee evaluations are flawed. For more insights, read "Kill Your Performance Ratings," available at: strategy-business.com/killratings.
Views: 69342 strategyandbusiness
The Capable Strategist: How Leaders Mistake Execution for Strategy
 
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Booz & Company senior partner Ken Favaro explains to s+b executive editor Paul Michelman that when leaders substitute visions, missions, purposes, plans, or goals for the real work of strategy, they send their firms adrift.
Views: 7735 strategyandbusiness
How Strategic Leaders Use Their Brain
 
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Neuroscientists are learning how executive decision-makers can use their minds to transform organizations. For further insights, see strategy-business.com/neuroscience
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The New Supercompetitors
 
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Companies that realize the power of their capabilities can shape how industries evolve. And read the related article at http://www.strategy-business.com/article/00272.
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In Conversation: Eric Ries on the Finance of Innovation
 
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In the fourth video interview of this five-part series, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, describes his system of innovation accounting—and how it can convert learning into dollars. For more related insights, read "Why Eric Ries Likes Management" at http://strat.bz/ooQlR6k.
Views: 4634 strategyandbusiness
How to Define Your Corporate Identity
 
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Having a clear sense of who you are will help you grow coherently, and outpace the competition. For more insights, check out strategy-business.com/strategythatworks.
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Mindfulness for Senior Executives
 
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Harvard University social psychology professor Ellen Langer says organizations can make better decisions by setting the right context. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
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Find Your Strategic Leaders
 
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Most companies lack people in positions of power with the experience and confidence required to challenge the status quo. For further insights, see strategy-business.com/10principlesStrategy.
Views: 21068 strategyandbusiness
Seeing Innovation in Strategic Terms
 
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Rita Gunther McGrath reveals why innovation and strategy have converged—and what that means for how companies do business.
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How the Fresh-Start Effect Creates a Clean Slate
 
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In this video, Wharton professor Katherine Milkman explains how to motivate people to move beyond their past failures and achieve their goals. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 9316 strategyandbusiness
How Innovation Is Revolutionizing the Energy Industry
 
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The power landscape is changing quickly, providing new opportunities for both upstarts and traditional utilities.
Views: 23828 strategyandbusiness
A Guide for Designing a Successful Corporate Transformation
 
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Four building blocks that are essential to every major change effort. For more insights, visit pwc.com/transformation.
Views: 33217 strategyandbusiness
How Can You Make Your Company's Culture Go Viral?
 
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By carefully selecting the change-driving behaviors that are right for your organization, and the mechanisms to spread them, you can drive cultural evolution. For more insights, read "Make Your Company’s Culture Go Viral" at strategy-business.com/ViralCulture.
Views: 40123 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: Eric Ries on How to Gain Competitive Advantage
 
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In the final video interview of this five-part series, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, talks about how the "build, measure, learn" principle, along with other tools, can help companies innovate and get ahead. For more related insights, read "Why Eric Ries Likes Management" at http://strat.bz/ooQlR6k.
Views: 3387 strategyandbusiness
How to Use Cybersecurity to Gain a Competitive Advantage
 
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The security of barriers is based not just on keeping people out, but on watching people who come in. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 10148 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: Eric Ries on the Value of Learning
 
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In the third video interview of this five-part series, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, discusses why it's important to attach metrics to the process of learning, using an idea he calls "validated learning." For more related insights, read "Why Eric Ries Likes Management" at http://strat.bz/ooQlR6k.
Views: 2689 strategyandbusiness
This Year's Top Three Strategic Challenges
 
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Rita Gunther McGrath outlines the hot-button issues that companies are facing in 2014.
Views: 2913 strategyandbusiness
What's the Future of the Workplace?
 
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MIT professor Thomas Malone predicts that new technologies will enable more decentralized decision making and ultimately more freedom in business. For more insights, read "Thomas Malone on Building Smarter Teams": http://strat.bz/AQoRn2P.
Views: 4093 strategyandbusiness
CEO Succession: Why It Pays to Have a Plan
 
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Large companies can lose billions of dollars when they don’t plan for changes in leadership. For more insights, check out“The $112 Billion CEO Succession Problem" at strategy-business.com/ceostudy.
Views: 6394 strategyandbusiness
Rebranding Strategy: Why Traditional Strategy Planning Needs a Makeover
 
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Harvard Business School professor Cynthia Montgomery speaks with Booz & Company partner Ken Favaro about why strategy needs to be reimagined, and how a leader can help define what a business is and why it matters. For more from Cynthia, read "The Thought Leader Interview: Cynthia Montgomery" http://strat.bz/qTNCF4O.
Views: 3192 strategyandbusiness
Structural Dynamics: Using Coversational Cues to Lead More Effectively
 
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Eminent systems therapist David Kantor speaks with Booz & Company Partner Rutger von Post about how leaders can tap into "structural dynamics" to create better-performing teams. For more from David, read "Building the Skills of Insight": http://strat.bz/a9Wr5SR.
Views: 2747 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: Eric Ries on How to be Entrepreneurial Inside a Big Company
 
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In the first video interview of this five-part series, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, tells Paul Michelman, executive editor at strategy+business, that entrepreneurs exist everywhere—and discusses what that means for innovation at big companies. For more related insights, read " Why Eric Ries Likes Management" at http://strat.bz/ooQlR6k.
Views: 2122 strategyandbusiness
The Challenges of Corporate Responsibility inside a Big Company
 
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Former BP policy development manager Christine Bader discusses why CSR efforts fail - and how to help them succeed.
Views: 5036 strategyandbusiness
Keep the Smartphone, Ditch the Bad Management Practices
 
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The Center for Creative Leadership’s Jennifer Deal on how organizations can respect their people’s time. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 4872 strategyandbusiness
Why Digitization Is a Big Deal
 
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Rita Gunther McGrath says digitization is affecting strategy in new ways—for instance, by removing entry barriers and requiring greater flexibility.
Views: 1257 strategyandbusiness
How to Scale Up Excellence in an Organization
 
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Stanford's Robert Sutton discusses the mind-set and strategies of companies that are most adept at building and spreading high standards. For more insights, read "Robert Sutton's Guide to Excellence": http://strat.bz/wqRmb2P.
Views: 7023 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: Eric Ries Thinks Management Isn't a Bad Word
 
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In the second video interview of this five-part series, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, says that entrepreneurship is management—and describes how that concept can help achieve better results at any company. For more related insights, read "Why Eric Ries Likes Management" at http://strat.bz/ooQlR6k.
Views: 606 strategyandbusiness
How to Innovate by Stretching Yourself Mentally
 
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The greatest learning often takes place when we step outside our comfort zones. For more insights, read "Two Simple Concepts to Free Up Innovation" at strategy-business.com/2innovationconcepts. Illustrations by André Da Loba
Views: 19345 strategyandbusiness
Eileen Fisher on Leadership: The Personal Side of Organizational Change
 
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The founder of the apparel company talks about how much personal growth leaders should demand — of employees and themselves.
Views: 9716 strategyandbusiness
How new leaders can step out of the shadow of a legendary CEO
 
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Five game-changing practices to help those waiting in the wings succeed. For more insight, see strategy-business.com/CEOSuccess2018. Illustrations by André da Loba.
Views: 97361 strategyandbusiness
Want to Change Your Culture? Run!
 
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In this conversation with senior partner and leadership guru Jon Katzenbach, former Campbell Soup CEO Douglas Conant explains how executives can connect with people more effectively by putting on a pair of running shoes. Read more from Conant in s+b's exclusive article, "The Thought Leader Interview: Douglas Conant" here: http://strat.bz/uNvS26e. This video was originally published by Booz & Company in 2013.
Views: 818 strategyandbusiness
Existentialism: What's it Got to Do with Strategy?
 
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Harvard Business School professor Cynthia Montgomery speaks with Booz & Company partner Ken Favaro about how existentialism plays a role in strategy planning. For more from Cynthia, read "The Thought Leader Interview: Cynthia Montgomery": http://strat.bz/qTNCF4O.
Views: 664 strategyandbusiness
How Strategic Leaders Reframe Deceptive Messages
 
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Four steps that can help you lead your organization past its self-defeating limits. For more insights, read "Conversations That Kill Your Culture" at strategy-business.com/strategicleader.
Views: 31210 strategyandbusiness
You’ve Reached a Career Milestone. Now What?
 
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If you want to advance in your job and find meaning in your day-to-day work, consider these strategies. For more insights, read “What to Do When Success Leaves You Empty” at strategy-business.com/findingpurpose Illustrations by André da Loba.
Views: 22426 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: How to Use Conscious and Unconscious Thought to Make Better Choices
 
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In the third part of our In Conversation video series, Kellogg's Loran Nordgren argues that while conscious thought helps you identify available options, unconscious thought helps you figure out which choice is best.
Views: 1017 strategyandbusiness
In Conversation: How to Find Creative Solutions? Struggle a Little Longer
 
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Kellogg's Loran Nordgren says the key to unlocking unconscious thought is being motivated to find answers. For more from Loran, read "The Thought Leader Interview: Loran Nordgren," available here: http://strat.bz/YK9IpX
Views: 560 strategyandbusiness
Can Great Leaders be Tender and Tough?
 
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Douglas Conant, the coauthor of TouchPoints and former CEO of Campbell Soup, describes why it's crucial for executives to be tough-minded on standards and tender-hearted on people. Read more from Conant in s+b's exclusive article, "The Thought Leader Interview: Douglas Conant" here: http://strat.bz/uNvS26e. This video was originally published by Booz & Company in 2013.
Views: 309 strategyandbusiness
Three Lessons for Emerging Leaders
 
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In this interview with senior partner Jon Katzenbach, Douglas Conant offers advice to emerging leaders in today's world that comes out of his fascinating years as CEO at Campbell Soup. Read more from Conant in s+b's exclusive article, "The Thought Leader Interview: Douglas Conant" here: http://strat.bz/uNvS26e. This video was originally published by Booz & Company in 2013.
Views: 194 strategyandbusiness
How Apple and GE Create Smarter Teams
 
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Successful companies, MIT professor Thomas Malone says, take advantage of collective intelligence theory to improve their performance. For more insights, read "Thomas Malone on Building Smarter Teams": http://strat.bz/AQoRn2P.
Views: 2240 strategyandbusiness
The Capable Strategist: We're from Corporate and We're Here to Help
 
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Booz & Company senior partner Ken Favaro speaks with s+b executive editor Paul Michelman about understanding the real value of corporate strategy and the head office.
Views: 1137 strategyandbusiness
The A to Z of Tech Clusters
 
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Brett Gilbert, associate professor at Rutgers Business School, discusses how clusters, or groups of companies that congregate in a region around a particular field, are evolving. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 1635 strategyandbusiness
Five Ways Companies Can Give People a Good Work Experience
 
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Workers today want careers that fit their values, are enjoyable, and contribute to society. Here’s what business leaders can do to deliver on this idea of “good work.” For more insight, read strategy-business.com/GoodWork.
Views: 7927 strategyandbusiness
Why Women Make Teams Smarter
 
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MIT professor Thomas Malone discusses why women can increase a group's collective intelligence. For more insights, read "Thomas Malone on Building Smarter Teams": http://strat.bz/AQoRn2P.
Views: 8567 strategyandbusiness
Hiring through Your Employees' Social Networks
 
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Stanford's Adina Sterling dissects popular strategies to recruit top talent. For further insights, see strategy-business.com.
Views: 1644 strategyandbusiness
Is Your Strategy Stuck?
 
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Rita Gunther McGrath uncovers how companies can tap into more dynamic tools to develop better strategies for how and where they're competing.
Views: 2513 strategyandbusiness
Thought Leader Interview: Loran Nordgren
 
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In the first part of this four-part video series, Loran Nordgren, an associate professor at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, tells Amy D'Onofrio, enterprise practice coordinator at Booz & Company, that taking a break and distracting the mind can lead to higher-quality decision making. For more from Loran, read "The Thought Leader Interview: Loran Nordgren": http://strat.bz/YK9IpXE.
Views: 1127 strategyandbusiness