Von Clausewitz on War: Six Lessons for the Modern Strategist

Feature | February 12, 2016

Written nearly two centuries ago, Carl von Clausewitz’s classic guide to military strategy, On War, remains essential reading for modern business strategists.

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Networking for a job? Try this instead.

Feature | May 06, 2015

Networking inspires feelings of dread for many, but changing your approach could make the whole process easier and help others to a strategic flash of insight into the solution to their problems — you.

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Can't Meet Anyone Online? It's not all your Fault.

Feature | February 25, 2015

Seeking a match online? Whether its a new job or a date, fewer choices may lead to better matches.

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The Vikings Return to America

Feature | May 29, 2014

A new report on Norway’s pension fund points toward a Canadian model for active investment management.

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Option for Control

Feature | May 15, 2014

CEOs use their options to fight proxy battles.

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Eyeballing the Experts

Feature | March 21, 2014

What can umpires’ mistakes tell us about how status and reputation influence decision making?

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Reversing the Brain Drain

Feature | September 30, 2013

Skilled foreign workers who return home may find transferring knowledge to be surprisingly difficult — but there are remedies.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Why Do We Tip?

Viewpoints | August 30, 2013

An economist argues that restaurant patrons and waiters would be better off if restaurants adopted no-tipping policies.

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Music Makers and Market Breakers

Off The Shelf | August 30, 2013

In a new book, Damon Phillips dives deep into the history of jazz to share often surprising lessons about how new markets rise and fall.

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Competitive Advantage's End

Off The Shelf | May 28, 2013

In a new book, Rita McGrath explains how companies can thrive in what she calls the 'transient advantage economy'.

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