According to Professor Michael D. Watkins, the most challenging transitions occur in moving from being a functional leader to being a general manager, or business unit leader, or enterprise leader, and his research identified seven major shifts that leaders go...
The Challenge: Disconnected Systems and Processes Stumbling Blocks to Successful BPM The premise of Business Performance Management (BPM) is simple: companies can optimize performance by setting goals, monitoring progress against those goals, and quickly reacting to change. Companies that embrace...
 This is the result of an extensive set of discussions among a group of organization development consultants and internal HR staff under the auspices of the Change Affinity Group of the New Jersey Human Resource Planning Society. Key Questions for...
  There is no question that flexibility has emerged as a matter of utmost importance to many workers—both women and men. In a recent Deloitte survey, professionals were asked what organizations could do to meet their career needs. It revealed significant...
• What does the new science tell us about the mind of a leader? • Why is emotional capital the new currency in the new world of work? • Which 10 emotional and social skills separate great leaders from the average? •...
  Shared purpose is an unseen-yet-ever-present differentiator that drives sustainable growth. We’re not conscious of it. How can it be invisible if it’s so powerful? Companies that figure it out have something in common: the pursuit of purpose, alongside the pursuit of profit....
According to Gary Baker, although many leaders recognize the importance of a clear sense of purpose, there’s often a gap between that belief and the actual implementation of use within their organization. At the same time, they fail to acknowledge the actual...
 Thirty learning and development (L&D) professionals met at IMD to participate in IMD’s second Co-creating Global Transformation Journeys event.  The research for this event was drawn from the book “The 3Rs of preparing your organization for the future” by Professor...
  No doubt, we see the world through our own lenses. But rarely we manage to see more than our mind will allow us. Our brains are hotwired when it comes to beliefs and behaviors to opt for the familiar within the confines...
According to Marco Iansiti and Roy Levien, in heir research paper, 'Strategy as Ecology,' Wal-Mart’s and Microsoft’s dominance in modern business has been attributed to any number of factors, ranging from the vision and drive of their founders to the companies’ aggressive...
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