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  • Leadership Orientations Self-Assessment: Reframing Organizations

  • July 16th, 2013From the new edition of the bestselling book, Reframing Organizations by Lee Bolman and Terry Deal, this assessment will show you the frame through which you view yourself as a leader in your organization. Time to complete: 2-4 minutes. // links:google … Read more.
  • Leadership Lessons for Independence Day: Sharon Birkman Fink and Stephanie Capparell

  • July 3rd, 2013As Independence Day approaches, we thought our authors could provide insight into what this day and the general idea of independence means for leaders. In this post, Sharon Birkman Fink, President and CEO of Birkman International, and Stephanie Capparell, journalist, … Read more.
  • The 21st Century Independent Leader: Bob Rosen

  • July 2nd, 2013As Independence Day approaches, we thought our authors could provide insight into what this day and the general idea of independence means for leaders. In this post, Bob Rosen, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Healthy Companies International, and author of … Read more.
  • Leadership Lessons for Independence Day: Mike Leavitt and Rich McKeown

  • June 28th, 2013As Independence Day approaches, we thought our authors could provide insight into what this day and the general idea of independence means for leaders. The first post, from Mike Leavitt, founder and Chairman of Leavitt Partners and former Governor of … Read more.
  • Book Chat with Cy Wakeman: Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace

  • June 21st, 2013Last month, JosseyBassBusiness colleague, John Maas, sat down with Cy Wakeman, author of the New York Times bestselling Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace. During their chat, John asked Cy some great questions about what it takes to become an invaluable … Read more.
  • Q&A with Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner, authors of Great Leadership Creates Great Workplaces

  • June 18th, 2013Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner, authors of Great Leadership Creates Great Workplaces touch on what makes a workpalce great, how leadership affects employee engagement, and what are Positive Work Attitudes. What makes a workplace great? When you’re getting ready to … Read more.
  • Leadership Lessons from Fathers: Patrick Lencioni

  • June 14th, 2013As Father’s Day approaches, we’re looking to our authors to pass on leadership lessons from fathers, either those they received from their fathers or those they are providing to their children. Today’s post is excerpted from Patrick Lencioni’s bestselling book, The … Read more.
  • Roger Schwarz on What Anonymous Feedback Will (and Won’t) Tell You

  • June 13th, 2013Roger Schwarz, author of Smart Leaders, Smarter Teams, recently contributed a fascinating piece to HBR.com on gathering feedback. In it he makes and excellent point: “If team members are reluctant to have their names associated with their responses, then you’ve … Read more.
  • Special Webinar Access: The Role of Human Capital in Increasing the Triple Bottom Line

  • June 13th, 2013If your company is concerned with sustainability, you should be looking at ways to leverage your human resources to achieve your goals. Recently, Andy Savitz, author of Talent, Transformation, and the Triple Bottom Line, presented a webinar with HCI on … Read more.
  • Leadership Lessons from Fathers: Terry Deal

  • June 12th, 2013As Father’s Day approaches, we’re looking to our authors to pass on leadership lessons from fathers, either those they received from their fathers or those they are providing to their children. In today’s post, Terry Deal, author, with Lee G. … Read more.
  • Leadership Lessons from Fathers: Stephen Denning

  • June 11th, 2013As Father’s Day approaches, we’re looking to our authors to pass on leadership lessons from fathers, either those they received from their fathers or those they are providing to their children. First up, Stephen Denning, author of The Leader’s Guide to … Read more.
  • Five Questions with Cy Wakeman, author of The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace

  • May 1st, 2013If you’re like the 69% of employees who are disengaged or actively disengaged (source: Gallup) at work or the 86% of Americans who are so dissatisfied in the workplace that they plan to look for a new job in 2013 … Read more.
  • Three Threats to Brand Relevance

  • April 22nd, 2013“Threats to brand relevance are always lurking around the corner. Your brand is virtually never immune from the risk of fading instead of being energized or being damaged instead of strengthened.”—David Aaker We’re thrilled to announce the availability of our … Read more.
  • Author Eric Lowitt: Why I Dislike Earth Day

  • April 22nd, 2013If Eric Lowitt, author of the brand new book, The Collaboration Economy: How to Meet Business, Social, and Environmental Needs and Gain Competitive Advantage, had his way, every day would be Earth Day. Just not the kind of Earth Day … Read more.
  • Five Questions with the Authors of Leading with Conviction

  • April 15th, 2013We recently sat down with Shalom Saada Saar and Michael J. Hargrove, authors of Leading with Conviction: Mastering the Nine Critical Pillars of Integrated Leadership to find out about their book and the important work they do helping leaders from … Read more.