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We’ve entered a new era. Call it the age of imagination, ideation, conceptualization, creativity, innovation—take your pick. Creativity, mental flexibility, and collaboration have displaced one-dimensional intelligence and isolated determination as core ingredients of competitive advantage.

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    Kindness is the Killer App

    I recently interviewed Gene Klein, 87-year old holocaust survivor, born in Czechoslovakia in 1928. In our interview as he vividly recounted the horrors of...
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    Signs of an Impending Bozo Explosion

    It’s true that often those who are the most assertive in their own promotion and compensation get what they ask for. But their promotion doesn’t necessarily make...
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    Are You Drunk at Work?

      Leadership presence requires being present. – Scott Eblin Car and Driver magazine wanted to figure out just how dangerous texting and driving can...
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    Conversations in Leadership with Jodi Detjen

    The Orange Line: A Woman’s Guide to Integrating Career, Family and Life New age, same struggles. See how women...

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