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Why Corporate New Year's Resolutions Don't Last 18 February, 2011 Programmes for change often stall before they even manage to get off the ground. Change consultant and strategist Patricia Lustig identifies the top five reasons why corporate New...

The Need for a Crisis Culture 15 February, 2011 Being prepared for crises can bring increased morale and efficiency. Leading communications expert Richard Levick outlines the logic behind maintaining a flexible crisis...

From Return on Investment to Return on Engagement 08 February, 2011 Grant Leboff presents an extract from his new book Sticky...

Leader's Legacy 08 December, 2010 Successful, modern leadership should be shaped by a legacy that reflects the leader's substance and passion. Charlie Wagstaff, managing director of Criticaleye, explains how this can be achieved....

Hitting New Heights 22 November, 2010 Appointed as CEO of global hospitality giant Starwood with no experience of the hotel sector whatsoever, the last three years have provided a steep learning curve for Frits van Paasschen. He...

See the Light 19 November, 2010 As CIO of a young but swiftly growing company, TomTom’s Christiaan de Backer is often obliged to explain the value IT can add to the strategic development of the business. Here he talks to...

Set the Gold Standard 19 November, 2010 The significance of a chief legal officer to a company demands a recruitment process that is thorough and exacting. Scott Garrett, associate general counsel at AO Smith, highlights the...

Titans of Business 19 November, 2010 In the world of business, there are a handful of CEOs who define their company’s status as world leaders. Here we look at five founders who have borne their organisations from humble start-ups...

Strategy as a Case to Be Cracked 28 October, 2010 Walter Kiechel presents an extract from his latest book: Lords of...

10 Essential Career-Success Strategies 14 July, 2010 Work is a central part of our lives, with an enormous influence on lifestyles and personal satisfaction. Mastering the essentials, therefore, is key to your career success, writes Donna ...

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