In an age dominated by technology – and where our workers have the same needs and expectations as our customers – how is a smart leader to actually lead? New research points out 3 major megatrends that define leadership in a digital age.
The Business Roundtable’s recent pronouncement that they’ve changed their stance on “the purpose of the corporation” – from maximizing shareholder equity to something more akin to recognizing the broad array of stakeholder interests, from employees to the environment to communities – has quickly made the rounds, with both kudos and catcalls coming from different places. […]
ESPN made a mistake. In believing that the network stood for something far bigger than sports reporting, it decided that its real role in American culture was political militancy. It paid a heavy price for this misstep, losing 15 million subscribers over a period of 8 years. Now, with its brand and finances in tatters, […]