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Your Weekly Quote: Ghosts of Leadership Past

May 14th, 2009

There was no TV or cable news or BlackBerrys. Leaders weren’t multitasking; they had time to reflect.

Extracted from Harvard Business Review, April 2009, Vol. 87, Iss. 4 (Leadership from Abraham Lincoln, p. 46)

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Weekly Video Post: Creating an Innovation Mindset

May 13th, 2009

Hello again to the Weekly Video Post - where we seek, find and deliver useful videos on leadership, HR and teams. This week, we’re exploring the question of organisational innovation in an amazing post by Harvard Business Publishing.

In shore: “An interview with Vijay Govindarajan, Professor, Tuck. To create an innovation mindset, managers must bring in fresh voices from outside their company, encourage collaboration, and consider how emerging markets’ needs can spur ideas for innovative offerings.”

And Here’s the video:


Thank you for watching. New video next Wednesday.

May your week be truly engaging… and may your comments get flourishing!