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The Strongest Reason Why CEO’s Need Purpose For Their Business

I have long been hammering on about why businesses with purpose -- with a more profound why -- will tend to win out over the long-term versus those without. With a solid northerly setting, decision-making automatically becomes easier. Time allocation becomes more obvious. Employees are motivated to go beyond the call of duty because of the mission. Stakeholders…

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9 Reasons Why Your Digital Transformation Won’t Work…

Everywhere you look, companies are knee-deep in some form of digital transformation program. To the extent the subject is high up on the ExCom's list of priorities, the most likely conclusion is that the company feels that they are late to the game. The biggest issue for the executive team is that digital transformation is much more…

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Money and Meaningfulness – Are They Compatible?

These are interesting days, any way you cut it. Whether it's the latest new tech innovations, magnificent astronomical discoveries, an ever-present terrorist threat, looming election fever in multiple countries or the fear of a financial bubble bursting, everywhere one looks it seems there is excitement and engagement pitted against uncertainty and fear. For today's graduates with career aspirations and life ambitions,…

Digital Etiquette – The Survey Says…

Last week, I conducted a survey and received nearly 200 responses. You can see the first post on the topic here, featuring the results across the 13 questions, each of which tackled a specific "digital" situation. For each question, the respondents were asked to rate the behaviors of how people used these digital tools. Here are…