Drawing on the experience and wisdom gained by IMD President Peter Lorange over a distinguished career, Thought Leadership Meets Business offers significant new insights into the factors that have led to the delivery of high-quality executive education at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD).
William Duggan's 2007 book, Strategic Intuition, showed how innovation really happens in business and other fields and how that matches with what modern neuroscience tells us about how creative ideas form in the human mind. In his new book, Creative Strategy, Duggan offers a step-by-step guide to help you and your company put that same method to work for your own innovations. Duggan's book solves the most important problem of how innovation actually happens. Other methods of creativity, strategy, and innovation explain how to research and analyze a situation, but they don't tell you how to take the next step: a creative idea for what to do. Or they rely on the magic of "brainstorming" -- you toss out ideas off the top of your head. Instead, Duggan shows how creative strategy follows ...
If you're applying to a business school these days, you need more than good grades, high GMAT scores, and an impressive resume. You need to write attention-grabbing essays that express your individuality, identify your goals, and play up your talents and strengths. Written by a renowned admissions consultant who has helped applicants get accepted into the nation's top schools, this all-in-one guide will show you what today's top-level admissions offices are looking for. Filled with clear guidelines, insider tips, and winning samples, it will lead you through every step of the application essay process. You'll learn how to organize and structure your writing, avoid common pitfalls, and market yourself like a pro.
Jon R. Katzenbach, Ballantine Bookst Harvard Business School Pr, Edited, an Introduction by Jon R. Katzenbach. The Work of TeamsPublisher:
Managers are seizing on teamwork as an easy solution for meeting aggressive goals, only to meet with frustration when their teams prove difficult to predict and control. In The Work of Teams, bestselling author and team expert Jon Katzenbach gathers together articles from the Harvard Business Review that address the challenges and rewards that await every successful team. This thoughtful collection examines the conditions that encourage--or inhibit--the work of teams, and offers guidance for overcoming the problems that can derail even the best work groups.
William Duggan's 2007 book, Strategic Intuition, showed how innovation really happens in business and other fields and how that matches with what modern neuroscience tells us about how creative ideas form in the human mind. In his new book, Creative Strategy, Duggan offers a step-by-step guide ...
Leadership Development for a Global World: The Role of Companies and Business Schools (Iese Business Collection)
Global companies are facing a new pressure to develop leaders with global mindsets. The war for managerial talent has never been so intense. Companies and business schools need not only fine tune practices and models, but redesign current paradigms and create more effective and sustainable ...
Madhu Viswanathan, S. Gajendiran, R. Venkatesan. Enabling Consumer and Entrepreneurial Literacy in Subsistence Marketplaces (Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects)
This book describes research on low-literate, poor buyers and sellers in subsistence marketplaces, the consequent development of an innovative marketplace literacy educational program that enables consumer and entrepreneurial literacy, and implications of the research and the educational program ...
Stacy Blackman, Daniel J. Brookings. The MBA Application Roadmap: The Essential Guide to Getting into a Top Business School
Since 2001, when she launched Stacy Blackman Consulting, Stacy Blackman has helped clients gain admission to every top business school in the world. Stacy has been profiled in several publications, including Fortune Magazine, BusinessWeek, and the Wall Street Journal.Since his graduation from ...
Ed.D., Rene Carew. Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career (The Complete Idiot's Guide)
Book Description What do you really want to do? Finding the perfect career isn?t easy, but it?s certainly attainable. This guide offers readers the chance to trade in their unsatisfying jobs for fulfilling careers. This book helps them by providing a process of self-assessment that includes ...
The Fast Forward MBA in Business Communication brings you the information you need when you need it most - now! This practical, easy-to-use guide gives you instant access to the cutting-edge ideas and hard-won wisdom of two of today's leading experts on business communication. In short, lively ...
Kitty O. Locker. Business and Administrative Communication with CD, PowerWeb, and BComm Skill Booster
This Sixth Edition of Business and Administrative Communication by Kitty Locker is a true leader in the business communications field. Beyond covering the broad scope of topics in both oral and written business communication, LockerТs text uses a student-friendly writing style and strong design ...