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Employee turnover can be a big challenge for companies. But it creates a unique problem for professional services firms, which have to wor..
Boards of directors play two roles. They must protect value by helping companies avoid unnecessary risks, and they must build value by ens..
Charismatic CEOs enjoy leading and inspiring people, so they don’t like delegating critical business decisions to smart algorithms. Who ..
If you want your employees to be more creative in their day-to-day work, you can’t rely on Ping-Pong tables, bean bag chairs, or one-off e..
We live in a culture of “yes.” We don’t want to disappoint our bosses, colleagues, families, or friends, so we say “yes” as often as we ca..
Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she..
Motivating employees seems like it should be easy. And it is — in theory. But while the concept of motivation may be straightforward, moti..
Every successful social movement requires three distinct leadership roles: the agitator, the innovator, and the orchestrator, according to..