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PEOPLE AT WORK: Give yourself a whack

DO you know what is the foulest four-letter word in my book? It’s not your usual cuss word but it is something that is sure to make you fail if you heed it. It is the word “can’t.” When we

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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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