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Rita Gunther McGrath

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Rita Gunther McGrath is an American strategic management scholar and professor of management at the Columbia Business School. She is known for her work on strategy, innovation, and entrepreneurship, including the development of discovery-driven planning.
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Impact Players
How to Take the Lead, Play Bigger, and Multiply Your Impact
Liz Wiseman - 2021-10-19
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Why do some people break through and make an impact while others get stuck going through the motions? In every organization there are Impact Players—those indispensable colleagues who can be counted on in critical situations and who consistently receive high-profile assignments and new opportunities. Whether they are on center stage or behind the s...
Rita Gunther McGrath
2022-08-26T18:14:46.000Z
Liz Wiseman changed the way we think about leadership with her book “Multipliers.” She’s changed the conversation about followers with her book “Impact Players.” Now, she’s turned the ideas from the book into a brand-new masterclass Registration link here:      source
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Multipliers
How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter
Liz Wiseman - 2017-05-16 (first published in 2010)
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A revised and updated edition of the acclaimed Wall Street Journal bestseller that explores why some leaders drain capability and intelligence from their teams while others amplify it to produce better results.We’ve all had experience with two dramatically different types of leaders. The first type drains intelligence, energy, and capability from t...
Rita Gunther McGrath
2022-08-26T18:14:46.000Z
Liz Wiseman changed the way we think about leadership with her book “Multipliers.” She’s changed the conversation about followers with her book “Impact Players.” Now, she’s turned the ideas from the book into a brand-new masterclass Registration link here:      source
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Rogue Waves
Future-Proof Your Business to Survive and Profit from Radical Change
Jonathan Brill - 2021-08-13
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A renowned business futurist shows leaders how their companies can adapt, survive, and thrive in times of radical disruption caused by the convergence of economic, technological, and social change.Today's businesses are sailing in stormy waters--financial crises, pandemics, social chaos, trade wars, AI--with the waves getting bigger every day. In t...
Rita Gunther McGrath
2021-08-17T20:35:51.000Z
In this great book, future #FridayFiresideChat guest Jonathan Brill takes you inside his time tested approaches to anticipating the outcomes of sudden systemic change and guides you as to what to do about it. Learn more:      source
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Leading at a Distance
Practical Lessons for Virtual Success
James M. Citrin - 2021-05-25
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A timely and hands-on resource informed by lessons learned from Fortune 500 CEOs and executivesLeading at a Distance provides executives with the necessary skills to successfully lead in the new virtual workplace, backed by the research and expertise of global leadership firm Spencer Stuart. Although working remotely is not new, the global pandemic...
Rita Gunther McGrath
2021-05-26T14:38:56.000Z
In this timely book, @Jamescitrin describes how leaders need to be more proactive in considering how they lead when everyone they need to inspire and guide is not underfoot. A valuable read!      source
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The Ministry of Common Sense
How to Eliminate Bureaucratic Red Tape, Bad Excuses, and Corporate BS
Martin Lindstrom - 2021-01-19
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A humorous yet practical five-step guide to ridding ourselves—and our companies—of the bureaucratic bottlenecks and red tape that plague every office   You try to reserve a conference room for a crucial client meeting via your company’s new-and-improved computer service, only to find that every conference room is booked–seemingly forever.  Your wee...
Rita Gunther McGrath
2021-02-03T18:29:03.000Z
Delighted that last weeks' Friday Fireside Chat guest, @MartinLindstrom, has landed on The @WSJ best-seller list with his delightful book "The Ministry of Common Sense".      source
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