Leadership

Maximizing the effectiveness of leaders in an environment of increasing uncertainty and complexity.
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Finding hidden leaders

– Organizations should learn to hunt, fish, and trawl for the best talent.
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The CEO guide to boards

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CEO transitions: The science of success

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Adapting your board to the digital age

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When Execution Isn’t Enough: Decoding Inspirational Leadership

Based on extensive research, this book shows what it takes to win the minds and hearts of the people you lead: individuals, teams, or entire organizations.

Leading the C-suite

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Leading in the digital age

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When to change how you lead

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GE’s Jeff Immelt on evolving a corporate giant
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GE’s Jeff Immelt on evolving a corporate giant

In the final installment of our two-part interview, General Electric chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt explains what’s driving the company’s evolution, how he leads, and why he’s different from Jack Welch.

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How to accelerate gender diversity on boards

– Slow progress in adding more women to boards has dominated the conversation. But tips from standout companies are more likely... to inspire others to take firmer action.
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Straight talk about gender diversity in the boardroom and beyond

– In these interview excerpts, leaders describe their efforts at promoting gender equality on boards and explore the challenges... that still linger.
Report

Reinventing the workplace for greater gender diversity

– Three efforts could kick-start progress to get more women in leadership positions.
Podcast

What’s stalling progress for women at work?

– Corporate America’s gender-diversity programs are falling short. Companies need to think differently to ignite change.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

The power of parity: Advancing women’s equality in the United Kingdom

– Bridging the gender gap in the United Kingdom could increase GDP by billions of pounds over the next decade and add 840,000 female... employees to the workforce.
Report

Women in the Workplace 2016

– In corporate America, women fall behind early and keep losing ground with every step.
Interview

Six secrets to true originality

– Author and professor Adam Grant shares six tips on generating great ideas, including reframing your creative process, not worrying... about being too old, and learning how to procrastinate artfully.
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What CEOs are reading

– Leaders of some of the world’s biggest organizations reveal which books will keep them occupied in the coming months.
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Realizing gender equality’s $12 trillion economic opportunity

– Investing in access to essential services and reducing the gap in labor-force participation rates could significantly expand the... global economy by 2025.
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The power of parity: Advancing women's equality in the United States

– Every state and city in the United States has the opportunity to further gender parity, which could add $4.3 trillion to the country’s... economy in 2025.