Jim Dewald on “Entrepreneurial Thinking”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Jim Dewald is the dean of the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary and an associate professor in the strategy and entrepreneurship. A business leader who can provide an effective bridge between strategy theory and on-the-ground practice, his research interests are related to the micro-foundations of strategy formulation and implementation. Specifically, his… Read More Jim Dewald on “Entrepreneurial Thinking”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Dan Pontefract on “The Purpose Effect”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Dan Pontefract is Chief Envisioner at TELUS, a Canadian telecommunications company, where he heads the Transformation Office, a future-of-work consulting group that helps organizations enhance their corporate cultures and collaboration practices. Previously as Head of Learning & Collaboration at TELUS, Dan introduced a new leadership framework–called the TELUS Leadership Philosophy–that dramatically helped to increase the… Read More Dan Pontefract on “The Purpose Effect”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking: A book review by Bob Morris

TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking Chris Anderson Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (May 2016) How to take “something you really care about and rebuild it inside the minds” of those with whom you share it I cannot think of another person who has made more or better contributions to knowledge leadership in recent… Read More TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking: A book review by Bob Morris

Stewart D. Friedman on “Leading the Life You Want”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

In 1984, Stew Friedman joined Wharton, where he is the Practice Professor of Management. In 2001, he concluded a two-year assignment (while on academic leave) at Ford Motor Company, as the senior executive for leadership development. Total Leadership: Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life was published in 2008. Stew’s more recent book is… Read More Stewart D. Friedman on “Leading the Life You Want”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

The Ideal Team Player: A book review by Bob Morris

The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate the Three Essential Virtues Patrick Lencioni Jossey-Bass/An Imprint of John Wiley & Sons (June 1026) How and why teamwork remains the ultimate competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and so rare In my opinion, Patrick Lencioni is among the most creative and influential business… Read More The Ideal Team Player: A book review by Bob Morris

Suzanne Bates on becoming “all the leader you can be”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Before launching Bates Communications and becoming a recognized thought leader in communicative leadership, Suzanne Bates had a successful career in television news, as an anchor and reporter in major markets. “20 years in broadcasting taught her how to be prepared… to show up ready for the game. This helped her to launch her business and… Read More Suzanne Bates on becoming “all the leader you can be”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Dan Pontefract on “The Purpose Effect”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Dan Pontefract is Chief Envisioner at TELUS, a Canadian telecommunications company, where he heads the Transformation Office, a future-of-work consulting group that helps organizations enhance their corporate cultures and collaboration practices. Previously as Head of Learning & Collaboration at TELUS, Dan introduced a new leadership framework–called the TELUS Leadership Philosophy–that dramatically helped to increase the… Read More Dan Pontefract on “The Purpose Effect”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Suzanne Bates on becoming “all the leader you can be”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Before launching Bates Communications and becoming a recognized thought leader in communicative leadership, Suzanne Bates had a successful career in television news, as an anchor and reporter in major markets. “20 years in broadcasting taught her how to be prepared… to show up ready for the game. This helped her to launch her business and… Read More Suzanne Bates on becoming “all the leader you can be”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Stewart D. Friedman on “Leading the Life You Want”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

In 1984, Stew Friedman joined Wharton, where he is the Practice Professor of Management. In 2001, he concluded a two-year assignment (while on academic leave) at Ford Motor Company, as the senior executive for leadership development. Total Leadership: Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life was published in 2008. Stew’s more recent book is… Read More Stewart D. Friedman on “Leading the Life You Want”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Jim Dewald on “Entrepreneurial Thinking”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Jim Dewald is the dean of the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary and an associate professor in the strategy and entrepreneurship. A business leader who can provide an effective bridge between strategy theory and on-the-ground practice, his research interests are related to the micro-foundations of strategy formulation and implementation. Specifically, his… Read More Jim Dewald on “Entrepreneurial Thinking”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris