Creating Value In Organizations

Find Out The Activities That Can Be Automated

By |2015|

A sea of ink and hours of video have been dedicated to the looming battle between humans and machines, often concluding that the machines win and human workers lose. It is a nearly irresistible narrative, which has been captured in books such as Martin Ford’s Rise of the Robots and […]

What Derails Implementation Of Business Plans In Real Estate

By |2015|

Today’s real estate industry is awash in new strategies. Franchises, brokerages, Multiple Listing Services and professional associations are all using “strategic’ as their new magic word. Some of these strategies represent bold and innovative steps into a new and exciting future. Others unfortunately are just updates and recasts of what […]

How StarBucks Reinvented Itself To Be A Leader Again

By |2015|

Nancy Koehn’s new case on the rebirth of Starbucks under Howard Schultz “distills 20 years of my thinking about the most important lessons of strategy, leadership, and managing in turbulence.”

Harvard Business School Professor and historian Nancy Koehn has studied Starbucks and its leader, Howard Schultz, for close to 20 years. […]

Creating Value In Organizations

By |2015|

Managers who adopt a mindset to create value hold the key to becoming truly successful leaders, says Brian Hall.

As a young teacher at Harvard Business School, Brian J. Hall called on longtime professor James Cash for a favor: Hall wanted to study the inner workings of General Electric, and he […]