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Issue 75, Summer 2014

In this issue

10 Principles of Leading Change Management, Making Better Decisions over Time, Thomas Malone on Building Smarter Teams, and More

Cover story

Leading Ideas

Essays

Books in Brief

  • A Triple Scoop of Social Responsibility

    by John Weir Close
    Journalist Brad Edmondson’s recounting of the Ben & Jerry’s story, Ice Cream Social, focuses on the difficulties of living up to high-minded corporate mission statements after new owners take control.
  • It’s Better to Receive Than to Give

    by Sally Helgesen
    In Thanks for the Feedback, Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen argue that the smart investment is not teaching managers how to give feedback, but rather teaching employees how to receive it.
  • China’s Strategic Challenge

    by David K. Hurst
    In Can China Lead? a trio of business school professors argue that unless the Chinese Communist Party loosens its grip, the China “miracle” cannot be sustained.

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