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February 12, 2013 • LEADERSHIPComments (0)

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Ethics + Business: Ingredients for Great Leadership

January 11, 2013 • LEADERSHIP, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, Leadership Development, Social ImpactComments (0)

By Claudia Peus and Armin Pircher Verdorfer Imagine you have been asked to support a company with their employee survey. You have done your research, compiled a questionnaire capturing common questions on employee attitudes such as job satisfaction,

Leading The Capability Revolution

January 11, 2013 • LEADERSHIP, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Global Business, Strategic SpotlightComments (1)

By Jonathan Trevor These are revolutionary times, we believe, and our established notions of leadership, many of which are more romantic than functional, must change too in this brave new world if our organizations are to continue to be effective. Existing

Board of Directors Oversight of Leadership Risk

January 10, 2013 • LEADERSHIP, Corporate Governance, Finance & Economics, Editors' PickComments (0)

By Patrick R. Dailey and Charles H. Bishop The practice of Enterprise Risk Management ERM was born as a consequence of the Enron collapse in 2001. Regulatory safeguards were enacted with the passage of Sarbanes-Oxley legislation in 2002. More recently, the

Board Responsibility under the FCPA

November 20, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, SPECIAL FEATURES, Corporate Governance, Social ImpactComments (0)

By Thomas R. Fox and Ryan Morgan The nightmare of every corporate director is to wake up to find out that the company of the Board he or she sits on is on the front page of the New York Times (NYT) for alleged illegal conduct. This nightmare came true for the

The Benefits of Trusting More (with reservations)

November 20, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Corporate Governance, Team ManagmentComments (0)

By J. Keith Murnighan Trust is critical for leaders. Without trust, leadership is impossible. The problem, however, is that trust always entails risk.

The Hedgehog Effect: Building High Performance Teams

September 20, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, MBA & Executive Education, Team ManagmentComments (0)

By Manfred Kets de Vries You cannot teach a man anything. You can only help him discover it within himself. — Galileo Galilee

Transforming Employee Performance One Coaching Conversation at a Time

September 20, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Coaching, People Management, Team ManagmentComments (0)

By Brian Souza Why is it that so many good people are such bad managers? It’s an interesting question, isn’t it? Often when I give a keynote, I’ll ask the audience by a show of hands how many people have ever had a lousy boss. Regardless of where I

Leadership Development and The High Performing Team: The Wharton Leadership Program

September 20, 2012 • LEADERSHIP, STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, MBA & Executive Education, Coaching, People Management, Team ManagmentComments (0)

By Jeff Klein One thing that I’ve never needed to convince an incoming Wharton MBA student is that they should become a leader.


September 19, 2012 • LEADERSHIPComments (0)