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Strategic Growth Secrets from Ancient Samurai Jun 08, 2020

What do the Ancient Samurai have to do with business?

At first, you might not see much of a connection.
But in reality, the similarities between the sword and the boardroom are uncanny. 

When I wrote “The Code of the Executive” my intentions were for an historical academic...

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Self-Inflicted Wounds to Profits - Part 1: Tactical Seduction Jun 08, 2020

Before speaking at a conference in Miami, I slipped in early to hear Tom Peters talk. Always entertaining. Surprisingly he described the 10% success rate of strategy planning (that’s right, only 10%) as “wildly inflated”.

More surprising is that after this data was...

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Self-Inflicted Wounds to Profits - Part 2: Strategic Execution Sabotage Jun 08, 2020

Ever see one of those pirate movies where they engage the enemy on the high seas, cannons aflame, smoke and thunder all around, and explosion tearing in the ships’ hulls? Of course you have. Now, have you ever seen one of those episodes where the captain runs below deck to start cleaning...

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Time to Reduce COVID Anxiety. Lead with Confidence. covid Jun 08, 2020

As CEO or C-level, depression and anxiety in your employees affect productivity, culture, and their personal lives. But YOU can provide confidence and hope. That is your role now. For tips and ideas, visit our new Exec Insights Library for CEOs and C-levels.

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