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How to Mend a Work Relationship

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 09:15

Three ways to rebound after a conflict.

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Why “De-growth” Shouldn’t Scare Businesses

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 08:00

There’s opportunity in an economy that produces and consumes less.

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Present Your Data Like a Pro

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 07:00

Demystify the numbers. Your audience will thank you.

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Why Power Couples Need to Talk More About Power

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 06:05

Take time to be curious about each other’s ambitions — professional or otherwise.

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Get Adventurous with Your Leadership Training

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:10

Lessons from the great outdoors.

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Research: It Pays to Be Yourself

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 10:00

Literally.

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Research: Why We’re Incentivized by Discounts and Surcharges

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 08:00

Our motivations are as social as they are financial.

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To Be More Data Driven, Look for the Right Business Partner

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 07:00

It’s smart to pool resources.

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Why Companies Need to Help Ensure Election Integrity

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 06:05

Businesses have the tools to help local governments adapt to a new digital landscape.

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6 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Big Project

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 13:03

Figure out if there is really an opportunity in your idea.

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Boost Your Team’s Data Literacy

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 11:46

We’re living in a golden age of data. Can your people speak the language?

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Surviving a Crisis During the Techlash

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 10:00

Renowned crisis manager, lawyer, author, and television producer, Judy Smith, the inspiration for the TV show “Scandal,” joins Azeem Azhar to discuss what tech businesses need to know to stay on top of their reputation in an era of instantaneous news and activist employees.

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Gender Parity in the Boardroom Won’t Happen on Its Own

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 10:00

At current rates, it will take more than 30 years to get there.

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Coronavirus, 5G, and Earnings Season

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 09:30

Youngme, Felix, and Mihir discuss the impact of the coronavirus; the rollout of 5G and whether the advertising hype is legitimate; earnings reports from Tesla and the big banks; and what Google’s earnings tell us about YouTube.

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Research: Organizations That Move Fast Really Do Break Things

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 08:15

Prioritizing action over consideration often leads to unethical behavior.

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Lessons from Tesla’s Approach to Innovation

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 06:05

There is a method to the madness.

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How to Work with a Leader Who Doesn’t Care About Details

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 08:00

While their head is in the clouds, you’re in the weeds.

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How People Succeed By Defying Expectations

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 07:15

Laura Huang, associate professor at Harvard Business School, has studied groups that face bias in the workplace, from entrepreneurs with accents to women and people of color. She says that the best way for individuals to overcome this type of adversity is to acknowledge and harness it, so it plays to their advantage instead of holding them back. Start by recognizing your outsider status and the preconceived notions others might have about you, then surprise them by showing how you defy their expectations and can offer unique value. Huang is the author of the book “Edge: Turning Adversity Into Advantage.”

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Data-Driven Decisions Start with These 4 Questions

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 07:00

Stripped of its context, data can lead you astray.

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