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- s+b BlogsMay 16, 2019The author of Robinson Crusoe, who dealt with ups and downs as an entrepreneur, also penned one of history’s most useful business manuals.
- May 14, 2019In his new book, Range, David Epstein argues that although specialization has its virtues, businesses need people with wide horizons and ranges of interests in order to succeed.
- s+b BlogsApril 30, 2019In his new book, UNC-Charlotte professor Steven Rogelberg offers an evidence-based guide to holding better meetings.
- April 23, 2019In his new book, Globotics Upheaval, economist Richard Baldwin wrestles with the opportunities and perils brought about by globalization and robotics.
- s+b BlogsApril 11, 2019In his new book, Harvard Business School prof Gary Pisano offers senior leaders a three-part solution to the innovation challenge.
- s+b BlogsApril 8, 2019The brilliant poet Wallace Stevens spent his career in the insurance industry. To what extent did these two aspects of his life nourish one another?
- April 1, 2019In her new book, Allison Schrager argues that we can learn a lot about risk management, moral hazard, and financial safety from the dudes who tackle 80-foot waves on fiberglass boards.
- s+b BlogsMarch 7, 2019A 1908 novel about the fate of two sisters in Victorian England has a great deal to teach us about the challenges women face in the business world.
- March 1, 2019In her new book, psychology professor Michele Gelfand explains some of the differences between social groups, and the conflicts that erupt among them.
- February 15, 2019In his new book, The Future of Capitalism, Oxford economist Paul Collier lays out a path to restore the ethical foundations of the free-market system in the U.S. and Europe.
- s+b BlogsFebruary 11, 2019The Financier, an overlooked 1912 volume by iconic novelist Theodore Dreiser, has a great deal to teach businesspeople about hubris, adversity, and redemption.
- February 11, 2019Most companies that try to do well by doing good can’t make it last. Their leaders need to think more carefully about their philosophy and governance.
- February 1, 2019Tuck School of Business professor Richard D’Aveni proposes a technology-driven vision of manufacturing dominance.
- January 17, 2019Scott Belsky’s new book offers inspiration to leaders slogging through the life span of a successful business.
- s+b BlogsJanuary 14, 2019We can learn valuable lessons from the transcendentalist writer’s forays into the family pencil business.
- s+b BlogsJanuary 7, 2019The management philosophy of the CEO who disrupted Big Steel is as relevant today as it was 20 years ago.