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  • December 13, 2010

Driving Growth in our Sluggish Economy

Over the last two years I worked with leaders of organizations large and small on how to drive growth in our sluggish economy, putting me in the position to see …

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  • December 6, 2010

Content Gives Way to Context and Convening

While working at the World Bank as a Knowledge Analyst I witnessed a significant change in how knowledge was amassed and applied for greatest impact. Previously, the emphasis had been …

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  • November 29, 2010

Your Customers’ Customers

In my work I am always talking to business leaders preoccupied with the growing edge. Here is one thing the most forward thinking have in common: they are continually focused …

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  • November 22, 2010

This is the Week for Giving Thanks

Here in the United States we celebrate Thanksgiving this Thursday – a time when people of all persuasions take time to eat dinner with loved ones and express their gratitude. …

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  • November 15, 2010

Massive Action Best in Tough Times

Bob Weidner has been CEO of the Metal Service Center Institute (MSCI) for nine years. When he was recruited for the position the organization was in need of a turnaround. …

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  • November 8, 2010

Value is in the Eye of the Beholder

Many people forget this to their detriment. As a result they are perceived as overbearing, heartless, or inconsiderate. Communication, marketing and outreach efforts backfire, generating more animosity than good will. …

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  • November 1, 2010

Mental Fitness for Peak Performance

Mental Fitness for Peak Performance In my latest Fast Co article, 10 Patterns in Our Continuously Disruptive World, I lay out some of the trends business leaders are dealing with and …

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