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 ...
Expert advice helps you get into the business school of your choiceEarning an MBA from a leading business school can be an important career boost. But first you have to get accepted. This straight-talking guide is dedicated to helping you conquer the business school admission process. Here, Phil and Carol Carpenter show you, step-by-step, how to confidently develop your own winning marketing campaign, including: Tips on matching your strengths and interests with those of your target schools Candid interviews with admissions directors and alumni Advice on writing focused, persuasive essays Twenty actual applicant essays on frequently asked topics —with frank evaluations of why these essays worked Ratings of the top programs from U.S. News & World Report "This easy-to-read guide demystifies ...
Harvard Business School Press. Harvard Business Essentials: Performance Management: Manage and Improve the Effectiveness of Your EmployeesPublisher:Harvard Business Press
Today’s competitive workplace demands that managers evaluate employee performance, and provide coaching. Performance Management will help managers prepare for a formal performance meeting with a direct report, and create a development plan to increase employee productivity. The Harvard Business Essentials series is designed to provide comprehensive advice, personal coaching, background information, and guidance on the most relevant topics in business. Whether you are a new manager seeking to expand your skills or a seasoned professional looking to broaden your knowledge base, these solution-oriented books put reliable answers at your fingertips.
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, Locker’s text uses a student-friendly writing style and strong design ...