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BREAKTHROUGH COLUMN: How To Innovate When ‘the sky is falling’

WHEN I was an HR executive, I often heard forecasts of doom and gloom from top management but only partly believed these scenarios since these usually justified cost cutting measures. Well this time, the cries that “the sky is falling”

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BREAKTHROUGH COLUMN: Innovation Blues

THE STARK truth about innovation is this: “Innovation takes an awful lot of teamwork.” These are the words of Harvard professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter in an interview by Kermit Pattison published in http://www.fastcompany.com. Kanter described the pitfalls in innovation and

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BREAKTHROUGH COLUMN: An Upside Down Look At Performance Management

A RECENT news report from Agence France-Presse revealed that one of common fears of people about dying was being buried alive. In a poll of more than 100,000 of its customers by a funeral plan company, some of the requests

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