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Best Books So Far 2017

2017-07-10T00:04:10+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|

Best Books So Far for 2017 With mid-summer upon us and reading time coming up on those wonderful summer breaks ahead, it’s time to highlight five of my favorite books so far this year. Irresistible – Adam Alter’s new book is about how addictive digital technology is – and, shockingly, is intended to be so. His research and findings will surprise you, including how tech

Climate Change and Paris Accords — is there a Silver Lining?

2017-07-04T20:18:48+00:00 June 5th, 2017|

With the U.S. pulling out of the Paris climate change accords, there has been much concern for many U.S. companies, especially those that have been leaders in their sustainability efforts and green initiatives. But is there a silver lining for these leaders? A first thing to remember: the Paris agreement was always a voluntary agreement, without any enforcement mechanisms. It is one thing for a

Collaboration with Stakeholders — the Power of System Leadership

2017-07-04T19:58:53+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|

In our global world, many companies and organizations are increasingly finding that their own internal strategies need external stakeholders in order to be most successful. But a different additive approach is to take a more pro-active leadership role with stakeholders and create a powerful strategy together. From corporate to NGO to civic sectors, organizations using a collaborative stakeholder or more system leadership approaches can lead

Digital Acceleration – Is There a Moral Compass?

2017-06-13T23:08:52+00:00 March 10th, 2017|

In my recent client work around digital trends well underway, from predictive analytics and Big Data, artificial intelligence, internet of things (IoT) to everything connected, it’s not a matter of trying to slow them down (no one can), but asking an important deeper question: is there any moral or ethical compass helping to guide them? Can companies or organizations effectively frame or respond appropriately? In

Setting the Stage – Anticipation

2017-03-20T00:28:09+00:00 February 5th, 2017|

In this early transition for the new Administration in Washington, the most interesting insight to me is how much anticipation most business leaders have for the next four years. The promise of tax reform, infrastructure spending and decreased regulations is creating high business optimism. How valid is this optimism?  It's worth looking briefly at some key trends and indicators for the U.S. economy. Companies have