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How Innovative Trailblazers are Transforming Business

How Innovative Trailblazers are Transforming Business

Economic Disruption Disruptive changes are transforming entire sectors of the economy. Industries are being upended. Only those who are able to reinvent themselves, imagining new solutions, and developing new products and services to be relevant in the future will be...

How Innovative Trailblazers are Transforming Business

Economic Disruption Disruptive changes are transforming entire sectors of the economy. Industries are being upended. Only those who are able to reinvent themselves, imagining new solutions, and developing new products and services to be relevant in the future will be...

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9 Leadership Lessons from Mom

This is a post about my mom who passed away suddenly last week. Though I have lost many relatives and friends in my life, I have never experienced the grief of losing a parent. Mom was an amazing person, beyond special, and she...

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How to Ignite and Sustain Organizational Growth

Culture Spark Organizational culture is often seen as an elusive topic. Yet, without the right culture, organizations cannot succeed short term, nor can they endure. With the ever-changing dynamics of the workforce, the stewardship of organizational culture is just as...

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How to Ignite, Scale & Sustain Innovation

How to Ignite Innovation Innovation is one subject that each and every one of us should study because its powerful force is available to us if we know how to tap it. It’s no surprise that Tamara Ghandour’s book interested me because I read all I can about innovation...

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Saving Face: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust

Develop Your Ability to Influence If want to be a great leader, it’s not only about hitting your goals. Great leaders are constantly working to develop their ability to influence and inspire others. And Maya Hu-Chan’s new book, SAVING FACE: How...

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15 Quotes to Quiet Your Anxiety

Stillness and Peace Do you ever feel stressed out and anxious? Most of us have times in our life when that stress turns into near-constant worry. Whether from finances, health, or even from a friendship gone wrong, there are many reasons that our peace is replaced...

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The Surprising Power of Business Experiments

Experiment Often business leaders make decisions based on a mix of data, intuition, and experience. Despite all of that, the best, most carefully crafted plans may fail miserably. There must be a better way. Harvard Business School professor Stefan Thomke outlines the...

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Remembering George Floyd with Reflection and Action

  This is a post that I wrote for our corporate blog site. Because of its importance, I am sharing this with you as well. I’m proud to be the CEO of a wonderful organization: OCLC, Inc., a global nonprofit computer library service and research...

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