Jeff Shinn

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18 Productivity Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

One of the most awesome learnings from our interviews is finding out what successful entrepreneurs do to help them bring their idea to life. What are …

Time Management

Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s Lessons Learned

Five years after his firing, the former U.S. commander in Afghanistan on modern warfare, Islamic State and applying military lessons to the business world<p>Gen. Stanley McChrystal eats one full meal a day and runs an hour every morning, as he has done for the past 30 years. He retired from the U.S. …

War

The real business of business

Shareholder-oriented capitalism is still the best path to broad economic prosperity, as long as companies focus on the long term.<p><b>The guiding …

Management

McKinsey Insights

Get McKinsey’s latest thinking on the biggest issues facing senior executives, everything from leadership and corporate strategy to globalization and …

8 Daily Habits That Will Make 2015 Explosive

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The new year is here and most entrepreneurs are looking at how they will raise their game in 2015. Many of you may want to ramp up your personal development and productivity to a whole new level to reach some major goals.<p>When it …

Time Management

Where mergers go wrong

Most buyers routinely overvalue the synergies to be had from acquisitions. They should learn from experience.<p><b>It’s known as the winner’s curse.</b> When …

A pocket guide to doing business in China

McKinsey director Gordon Orr goes behind the trends shaping the world’s second-largest economy to explain what companies must do to operate …

Developing a global digital strategy

How does a global company take advantage of digital technology? Johnson & Johnson’s vice president of digital strategy, Gail Horwood, explains.<p><b>I</b> …

Getting the CMO and CIO to work as partners

To turn new technologies into profits and growth, marketing and IT will need to change how they work—and how they work together.<p><b>A global company</b> …

The Disruption Myth

The idea that businesses are more vulnerable to upstarts than ever is out-of-date—and that’s a big problem.<p>In the late 1970s, Dick Foster, a fast-rising young management consultant at McKinsey, began to notice something at once unsettling and exciting. McKinsey and other consulting firms spent most …