Leadership

Inquisitive Organisation - The Leader’s Role

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      Learning by Doing  A singular characteristic of learning organisations is their propensity to learn by doing.

Why givers (often) succeed: 5 questions for Adam Grant

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Every so often a book comes along that changes the way you see the world. Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success, which comes out today, is one of those books. In 305 insightful pages, Wharton professor Adam Grant recasts our notions of what it takes to succeed. Talent is a factor, of

Velocity of Opportunity

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  Speed wins deals and procrastination (delay) kills deals. A statement very strong, but true…however, something which all the sales professionals would agree based on their experience in the field. Every buying decision that a customer takes, involves a complete process of evaluatio

Lay Off your Buildings and Not your People.

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The nature of how we collaborate and do work has changed dramatically. Without email and internet the only way to collaborate and work was by being at the office, in one place, so one could see and talk to each other. With email and so many collaboration tools, the need to see each other for commu

Success Isn't an Entitlement…It's Earned

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Everyone wants some degree of success. Everyone may have a different personal definition of success, but I've never met anyone who didn't want to be successful in or at something important in his or her life.

Creative ways to drive website traffic

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The hope of every business is to increase the number of visitors who come to their website. In most cases, the more traffic your business website gets, the more sales, inquiries, money and exposure they get. However, just because someone comes to your website, it doesn’t mean they will

Bold Approaches for Successfully Retaining Every Innovator, Part 2 of 2

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A retention toolkit for innovators As the economy picks up and unemployment rates continue to drop, I can forecast with a good deal of certainty that the turnover rates among all employees will increase. The value of and the demand for innovators will increase even more rapidly. In addition, inno

Are meetings a force for good?: Some questions for the authors of The Org

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There’s lots to dislike about the modern workplace. Dunderheaded managers. Snarls of bureaucracy. And all those endless meetings. But Ray Fisman and Tim Sullivan say all those threats to our sanity might actually be helpful — the equivalent of sheep in wolves’ clothing. In their

My 12 High-impact Interview Questions for Top Candidates

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If you’re not getting exceptional hires, it may be because your traditional interview process is simply not designed to excite them. Instead of dwelling on the past, a superior alternative is to ask them to solve real problems, and to demonstrate that they are forward-looking and that they

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam - Dreams and Vision

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His Excellency, The President of India Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam talks about technology and taking the nation forward.... Societal transformation and explicit knowledge Economic growth for India is fundamentally tied to societal transformation in the knowledge products and service sector.