Strategy

The 15 Most Influential Thinkers In Business

Since 2001, the management ranking organisation Thinkers50has ranked the world’s top 50 thinkers in management every two years, based on online voting from a carefully selected shortlist and the input of a panel of experts. The organisation seeks to identify those select few business thinkers whose writing, research, and work […]
The 15 Most Influential Thinkers In Business
Strategy

What Your iPhone Can Teach You About Being Happier

[credit provider=”Flickr/Klearchos Kapoutsis” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/klearchos/3824371065/”] A while ago I posted about using a happiness boosting iPhone app created by researcher and author of The How of Happiness, Sonja Lyubomirsky.For the past couple months I’ve been using another app, In Flow.
What Your iPhone Can Teach You About Being Happier
Strategy

Here’s What’s Wrong With ‘Thinking Big’

[credit provider=”HBO”] A lot of small companies adopt a mantra of “Think Big, Act Big” as a way to motivate everyone towards growth. It’s an amazingly common attitude. Donald Trump claims he invented the “Think Big” phrase. New Zealand thinks their prime minister invented it. It’s the title of a really bad movie. So I don’t […]
Here’s What’s Wrong With ‘Thinking Big’
Strategy

‘Zero Gravity Thinkers’ Are The Key To Innovation

As corporate leaders around the world seek to build sustainable businesses, there is no doubt that innovation lies at the heart of the solution. But there is a nagging question that’s been cropping up in the debate: Does experience kill innovation?
‘Zero Gravity Thinkers’ Are The Key To Innovation
Markets

NOBEL PRIZE WINNER: This Is The Difference Between Thinking Fast And Slow

[credit provider=”Edward Maurer”] When advisors want to understand why their clients make seemingly irrational financial choices, odds are they will find answers in the research of Nobel-winning behavioural economist Daniel Kahneman.  But guiding clients toward a better financial future is only one way to apply behavioural finance. Kahneman says we […]
NOBEL PRIZE WINNER: This Is The Difference Between Thinking Fast And Slow
Strategy

It’s Time To Start Thinking For Yourself

[credit provider=”flikr/DVIDSHUB” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/dvids/6334095865/in/photostream/”] You have to start thinking for yourself sometime.Frankly, at some point you don’t have a choice. Life forces you. Maybe it’s when you take your first step as a toddler. Or maybe it’s when you take the SAT test as a young adult.
It’s Time To Start Thinking For Yourself
Strategy

10 Thinkers That Executives Actually Listen To

[credit provider=”By World Economic Forum on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/worldeconomicforum/5397052359/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] When CEOs like Jeff Bezos name their favourite books, they’ll often cite authors like Jim Collins, who wrote the business school classic, Good To Great, or Malcolm Gladwell and Michael Porter, known as the father of modern corporate strategy. These guys all made the “Top 50 Business Thinkers” […]
10 Thinkers That Executives Actually Listen To
Strategy

The 10 Most Influential Thinkers In Business

[credit provider=”Pop!Tech via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/poptech2006/2966504303/”] There aren’t many people who can say they’ve completely changed the way companies do business these days.But people like Malcolm Gladwell and Michael Porter, who’s considered the father of modern corporate strategy, can — which is why they make the “Top 50 Business Thinkers” list, […]
The 10 Most Influential Thinkers In Business