Walter Isaacson, whose biography of Steve Jobs was an instant best seller after the Apple CEO’s death in October 2011, shares the real management lessons from Jobs. They lie in what Jobs accomplished.
6 Leadership Lessons from Steve Jobs
What is the Real Job of a Manager?
Jim Keane, president and COO of Steelcase Inc., explains where managers should devote their time; their job isn’t to be the smartest person in the room–it’s to help the smartest people deliver the most impact.
Tip: Connect with Any Audience
Nancy Duarte, CEO of Duarte, Inc., outlines best practices for preparing your next speech.
Create a Life with Purpose
Clay Christensen, Harvard Business School professor and best-selling author, discusses his book and explains why it’s essential to follow your commitments 100% of the time. For more, read “How Will You Measure Your Life?”
The Value of Asking Open-Ended Questions
Audrey J. Lee, principal at Perspectiva LLC, shares how she learned an important lesson in negotiation.
Whiteboard Session: Clashing with a Coworker? Here’s What to Do
These 4 steps will help you resolve conflicts, whether you’re a seeker or an avoider. For more, read “HBR Guide to Dealing with Conflict.”
Productivity Tips from Bob Pozen
Bob Pozen, senior lecturer at Harvard Business School and senor fellow at the Brookings Institute, on how to increase your productivity.