Organizations & people

Creating an agile mind-set at PepsiCo

The company’s Central and South America unit transformed itself after implementing a more nimble approach that stoked innovation and increased employees’ free time.
by Johannes Evenblij and Janine Waclawski
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Lucky you!

Acknowledging that your success is a function of both good fortune and talent may not be flattering, but it could make you a better leader.
by Theodore Kinni

How powerful people slip

Neuroscience reveals the counterproductive side effects of authority. Attention to inclusion measures can help you avoid the pitfalls.
by Mary Slaughter and Chris Weller
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Preparing for a shake-up in global finance

Large companies are probably ready for the obvious effects of the impending shift away from LIBOR, but hazards could be lurking in unexpected places.
by Jonathan Bergeson and Marguerite Duprieu
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Can you be a shaper of great institutions?

Former Tata Group director R. Gopalakrishnan, who's written a new book, says the best leaders focus on building both a better business and a better world.
by Art Kleiner