Herminia Ibarra: An interview by Bob Morris

Herminia Ibarra is the Cora Chaired Professor of Leadership and Learning and Professor of Organisational Behaviour at INSEAD. Prior to joining INSEAD she served on the Harvard Business School faculty for thirteen years. She is a member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Councils, a judge for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award, and… Read More Herminia Ibarra: An interview by Bob Morris

Get What’s Yours Rise to the Top Demonstrates Our Insecurity

What does it say about Americans when a book about Social Security zooms to the top of the best-seller lists? I say we are just insecure.  Or uninformed.  Or panicky.  Or lots of things. As a elixir, book readers are buying Get What’s Yours:  The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security (Simon & Schuster,… Read More Get What’s Yours Rise to the Top Demonstrates Our Insecurity

Rita McGrath, Part 1: An interview by Bob Morris

Rita Gunther McGrath, a Professor at Columbia Business School, is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on strategy and innovation with particular emphasis on developing sound strategy in uncertain and volatile environments. Her ideas are widely used by leading organizations throughout the world, who describe her thinking as sometimes provocative, but unfailingly stimulating.… Read More Rita McGrath, Part 1: An interview by Bob Morris

John Butman: An interview by Bob Morris

John Butman is founder and principal of the idea and content development firm Idea Platforms, Inc. and author of Breaking Out: How to Build Influence in a World of Competing Ideas (Harvard Business Review Press 2013). He has worked with leading consultancies, CEOs, and senior executives of major companies including members of the Fortune 50,… Read More John Butman: An interview by Bob Morris

Andy Molinsky: An interview by Bob Morris

Andy Molinsky is an associate professor at Brandeis University’s International Business School, with a joint appointment in the Department of Psychology. He is also the author of Global Dexterity: How to Adapt Behavior Across Cultures Without Losing Yourself in the Process, published by Harvard Business Review Press in March, 2013. He specializes in cross-cultural interaction… Read More Andy Molinsky: An interview by Bob Morris

Dorie Clark: An interview by Bob Morris

Dorie Clark is a marketing strategy consultant and frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review and Forbes. Recognized as a “branding expert” by the Associated Press, she is the author of Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future (Harvard Business Review Press, 2013). Clark consults and speaks for a diverse range of clients, including… Read More Dorie Clark: An interview by Bob Morris

Michael E. Raynor and Mumtaz Ahmed: An interview by Bob Morris

Michael E. Raynor is a director at Deloitte Services LP. In his research and client work he explores corporate strategy, innovation, and growth across a wide variety of industries. Michael is co-author with Clayton M. Christensen of The Innovator’s Solution, which was on The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times bestseller lists, and… Read More Michael E. Raynor and Mumtaz Ahmed: An interview by Bob Morris

Lawrence Cunningham: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Lawrence Cunningham is the Henry St. George Tucker III Research Professor at George Washington University Law School and Director of GW’s Center for Law, Economics and Finance (C-LEAF) in New York. He is the author of numerous books including three editions of The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America (Third Edition, March 8,… Read More Lawrence Cunningham: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Cynthia A. Montgomery : An interview by Bob Morris

Cynthia A. Montgomery is the Timken Professor of Business Administration and immediate past chair of the Strategy Unit at Harvard Business School, where she’s been on the faculty for 20 years. 
One of her recent assignments has been working with owner managers in the School’s flagship Owner/President Management program, an experience that changed her view… Read More Cynthia A. Montgomery : An interview by Bob Morris

Erik Qualman: An interview by Bob Morris

Called a “Digital Dale Carnegie,” Erik Qualman is the author of Socialnomics: How Social Media Transforms the Way We Live and Do Business and, more recently, Digital Leader: 5 Simple Keys to Success and Influence.  Socialnomics made Amazon’s #1 Best Selling List for the US, Japan, UK, Canada, Portugal, Italy, China, Korea and Germany. Socialnomics was a finalist for the “2010 Book of the Year”… Read More Erik Qualman: An interview by Bob Morris