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The Skills Leaders Need at Every Level

A few weeks ago, we were asked to analyze a competency model for leadership development that a client had created. It was based on the idea that at different points in their development, potential leaders need to focus on excelling at different skills. For example, in their model they proposed that …

The Right Way to Present Your Business Case

You’ve already put a great deal of work into preparing a solid business case for your project or idea. But when it comes to the critical presentation phase, how do you earn the support of decision makers in the room? How do you present your case so that it’s clear and straightforward while also …

Act Like an Entrepreneur Inside Your Organization

We often find ourselves engaged with members of large organizations on questions of how to be more innovative and entrepreneurial<b>.</b> In virtually every case we hear something like this:<p>“I have an idea for a new product (or process, system, program, etc.). I’m not dead certain it can be pulled off, …

Speed Up Your Product Development Without Losing Control

It can often seem like digital technology is making every aspect of business move at warp speed. There are real benefits to this real-time business capability: getting to market faster, capturing value quicker, more immediate responsiveness to customer needs. For example, in a previous post I …

How to Explain a Career That Looks Stalled

People hold on to jobs too long for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes it’s loyalty to co-workers at a company you’ve outgrown, or maybe you spent a long time thinking you were just about to get promoted… but never got the call. Or perhaps you simply had a lot going on in your personal life and your …

Ten Management Secrets You Learn At McKinsey & Co.

It always comes as a bit of a surprise that I once worked as a management consultant for McKinsey & Co., the world’s most famous – or infamous – consulting firm.<p>I think it came as a surprise for them too. And for the clients.<p>Companies pay a fortune to get the advice of McKinsey consultants. Top MBA …