More Leadership

  • December 17, 2008

    Follow the Customer, Follow the Car

    by Yoshiyuki Kishimoto, Hiroyuki Sawada, and Chieko Matsuda
    Global companies today can learn from the Japanese enterprises that thrived during the country’s “lost decade.”
  • December 9, 2008

    Taiwan Is Open for Business

    by Sheridan Prasso
    A heightened level of access to Taiwan from mainland China means new opportunities for foreign investors.
  • November 25, 2008

    Stand by Your Change Agent

    by Stratford Sherman and Marisa Faccio
    Research shows that most transformation leaders go unpromoted, unrecognized, and unrewarded. And their companies suffer in the long run.
  • November 25, 2008

    How to Win by Changing the Game

    by Cesare Mainardi, Paul Leinwand, and Steffen Lauster
    Investing in a capabilities-driven strategy will equip your company for growth in uncertain times.
  • November 4, 2008

    Pitting Latin Multinationals against Established Giants

    by Paolo Pigorini, Arthur Ramos, and Ivan de Souza
    To succeed globally, “multilatinas” — and all aspiring international companies from developing nations — must make rapid strides in governance, transparency, and executive appointments.
  • October 28, 2008

    The Collaboration Game

    by Simon Harper, Amit Kapoor, and Marco Kesteloo
    Although an elusive goal, cooperative relationships between retailers and suppliers can be wildly profitable.
  • September 30, 2008

    Change Management: Who’s in Charge?

    by Richard Rawlinson, Ashley Harshak, and David Suarez
    A new survey finds that transformations succeed when top executives pay attention.
  • September 9, 2008

    Why Corporate Buyers Are Dominating M&A

    by Edward H. Baker
    Amid the tightest credit conditions in decades, the market for corporate control is favoring low-leverage, growth-oriented transactions.
  • August 26, 2008

    A Growth Strategy for the Long Term

    by Rabih Abouchakra, Mazen Ramsay Najjar, and Richard Shediac
    Economies that depend primarily on a single resource are exposed to ongoing shocks, but an export-based diversification strategy can alleviate the tremors.
  • August 26, 2008

    Design for Frugal Growth

    by Jaya Pandrangi, Steffen Lauster, and Gary L. Neilson
    With the right kind of organization, you can expand while cutting costs.
  • August 26, 2008

    P&G’s Innovation Culture

    by A.G. Lafley
    How we built a world-class organic growth engine by investing in people.
  • August 26, 2008

    The Unique Advantage

    by Alexander Kandybin and Surbhee Grover
    To succeed in a mature industry like consumer products, the trick isn’t being first — it’s being hard to copy.
  • August 26, 2008

    Tea and Empathy with Daniel Goleman

    by Lawrence M. Fisher
    The author of Emotional Intelligence says business leaders will need greater interpersonal awareness in an era of corporate transparency.
  • August 19, 2008

    Hearts and Minds

    by Edward H. Baker
    Harvard Business School Professor John Kotter on why urgency in the face of change matters — right now.
  • June 10, 2008

    The 21st-Century MBA

    by Mary C. Gentile
    In a world that requires business leaders to address the concerns of all their stakeholders, we must reshape management education to be both practical and aspirational.
  • June 10, 2008

    CEO Succession 2007: The Performance Paradox

    by Per-Ola Karlsson, Gary L. Neilson, and Juan Carlos Webster
    The news this year is that even those chief executives who deliver subpar returns are showing unexpected staying power.
  • May 22, 2008

    Lessons of Silence

    by Bruno Kahne
    What the deaf can teach us about listening — and making ourselves heard.
  • April 29, 2008

    Winning the PR Wars

    by William J. Holstein
    CEOs must learn to manage the media if they want to influence how their stories are told.
  • April 8, 2008

    Business Success from the Bottom Up

    by Laura W. Geller
    Management consultant Ralph Sink believes that people, when given ownership and held accountable, will shine.
  • March 25, 2008

    Anyone Around Here Nervous?

    by Art Kleiner
    Public relations guru Robert Dilenschneider on getting ahead when everyone else is concerned about falling behind.
  • March 18, 2008

    China’s Shifting Competitive Equation

    by Christoph Alexander Bliss, Ronald Haddock, and Kaj Grichnik
    Multinational companies must respond to China’s rising costs by bringing their own global best practices to its shores.
  • March 4, 2008

    Speaking of Jargon

    by Gwen Moran
    If we hate it so much, why do we all use it?
  • February 26, 2008

    Twenty Hubs and No HQ

    by C.K. Prahalad and Hrishi Bhattacharyya
    A new form of global organization grounded in “gateway” countries can allow a company to operate profitably around the world.
  • January 22, 2008

    Signals for the Coming Year

    by Art Kleiner
    Change may be certain, but for a business decision maker, some changes have more impact than others. Here are eight trends that will make the greatest difference in 2008.