In his new book, Andrew Santella explores procrastination, and why it is that whenever there is a job to do, you can count on someone putting it off.
Organizations & People
- s+b BlogsStepping away from the screen and putting pen to paper allows the brain to reflect, process, and find patterns. See also “How Journaling Can Help Leaders Achieve Their Goals.”
- InfographicTips for clarifying your thoughts and testing new ideas. For more insight, read “Journaling Can Boost Your Leadership Skills.”
- s+b BlogsHow to navigate from task to task with greater efficiency.
- Management guru Jeffrey Pfeffer argues that modern management practices are making employees sick.
- Three “stretch” strategies can help teams move forward when members can’t agree and don’t like or trust one another.
- s+b BlogsFealty is something leaders have to earn.
- SlideshowA look at the artwork from the recent pages of strategy+business, on themes including overcoming bias at work, competitiveness in the age of digitization, and the ethics of CEOs.
- Female professionals looking to their next promotion or job should identify the self-limiting behaviors that may stand in their way.
- In her book on gender disparity in the workplace, journalist Joanne Lipman challenges men and women to overcome unconscious bias.
- s+b BlogsTowns in the U.S. are scrambling to attract Amazon’s second headquarters, but there are more effective ways to put people to work. Fill the vacant jobs in your area.
- s+b BlogsThe Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase announcement shows that new action is possible.
- s+b BlogsClear choices can provide stability for your organization while also enhancing your strategic options and ability to adapt.
- s+b BlogsWe want our leaders to be decisive, proactive, and undaunted — but only to a point.
- s+b BlogsTo close the gender gap, companies must develop transparency on career progress.
- Once we are aware of the shortcuts our minds take when deciding who to listen to, we can take steps to block those shortcuts.
- Best-selling author Daniel Pink analyzes more than 700 studies to reveal the science of perfect timing.
- Most structural changes will have tax implications. Thoughtful planning can help leaders convert tax traps into enhanced reorganization returns.