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You Don’t Have to Be CEO to Be a Visionary Leader

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 16:45

People want to know what they’re working toward and why.

How to Work for a Boss Who Has Unrealistic Expectations

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 15:05

Find common ground.

Can Mark Zuckerberg Rebuild Trust in Facebook?

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 18:56

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced a crucible moment in 2018 after Cambridge Analytica accessed data from 87 million Facebook accounts. Harvard Business School professor Bill George discusses his case, “Facebook Confronts a Crisis of Trust,” including why Zuckerberg handled the crisis as he did, the role of companies in protecting privacy, and the pros and cons of regulation.

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

How to Make Startup Stock Options a Better Deal for Employees

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 18:12

When companies stay private longer, stock options are less appealing.

The Invisible Drain on Your Company’s Culture - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EVERYTHING DiSC

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 17:55

Sponsor content from EverythingDiSC.

Andrew Yang’s Audacious Plan to Save Us from Automation

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 16:44

U.S. presidential candidate Andrew Yang explains how he’s running his campaign like an entrepreneur and how his plan for Universal Basic Income might just be the viral product he needs to win it all.

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

Investing in Disruptive Innovation

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 16:43

Investor Cathie Wood, one of Bloomberg’s 50 people who defined global business in 2018, discusses the five innovation platforms shaping our future and strategies for investing in them.

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

Apple’s Big Event, Plus Is Corporate Debt at a Crisis Level?

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 16:41

Youngme, Felix, and Mihir share their reactions to Apple’s big event announcing the launch of its new TV+ service. They then discuss whether corporate debt levels are reaching crisis potential.

The views expressed on this podcast are those of its hosts, guests, and callers, and not those of Harvard Business Review.

5 Ways to Help Your Team Be Open to Change

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 15:05

Frame it as an opportunity for creativity.

How to Speak Up in a Meeting, and When to Hold Back

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 18:22

Don’t show off, and don’t ramble.

How Does Your Organization’s Digital Maturity Compare to Others? - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM DELOITTE

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 18:04

10 questions to assess your company’s digital strength.

Companies Need to Prepare for the Next Economic Downturn

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 18:00

Whenever it happens, it won’t look like 2008.

The Right Way to Get Your First 1,000 Customers

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 16:47

Thales Teixeira, associate professor at Harvard Business School, believes many startups fail precisely because they try to emulate successful disruptive businesses. He says by focusing too early on technology and scale, entrepreneurs lose out on the learning that comes from serving initial customers with an imperfect product. He shares how Airbnb, Uber, Etsy, and Netflix approached their first 1,000 customers very differently, helping to explain why they have millions of customers today. Teixeira is the author of the book “Unlocking the Customer Value Chain: How Decoupling Drives Consumer Disruption.”

5 Reasons Executives Wait Too Long to Fire Their Direct Reports

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 16:00

Once you make the tough call, don’t delay.

How to Take Criticism Well

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 15:05

Give yourself time to process it.

Introducing Season Three

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 22:19

Women at Work is back April 15 with stories, conversations, and practical advice about being a woman in the workplace. Expect to hear from us every Monday for the next couple of months.

How to Talk with a Coworker Who’s Having a Tough Time

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 17:00

What to say, and what not to say.

5 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Design Team

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 16:00

Based on a survey of more than 2,200 organizations.

How Brands Can Build Successful Relationships with Influencers

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 15:05

What many marketers get wrong.

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