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The Internet of Things | McKinsey & Company

The Internet of Things | McKinsey & Company | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
More objects are becoming embedded with sensors and gaining the ability to communicate. The resulting information networks promise to create new business models, improve business processes, and reduce costs and risks.
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Startup Professionals Musings: Entrepreneurs Learn New Rules for Real Influence

Startup Professionals Musings: Entrepreneurs Learn New Rules for Real Influence | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
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Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins: 'If There Is No Risk, You Have Already Missed the Boat' - Knowledge@Wharton

Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins: 'If There Is No Risk, You Have Already Missed the Boat' - Knowledge@Wharton | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins: 'If There Is No Risk, You Have Already Missed the Boat' by Knowledge@Wharton, the online business journal of the Wharton School.
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Leadership traits that inspire and innovate | SmartBlogs

Leadership traits that inspire and innovate | SmartBlogs | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
Great leaders who inspire their teams as great managers have the following five traits.
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Getting fit to lead: Habits of successful leaders [infographic] - Holy Kaw!

Getting fit to lead: Habits of successful leaders [infographic] - Holy Kaw! | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
Some interesting ideas here but is it the full picture?
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If in doubt, speak out - Article - TES

If in doubt, speak out - Article - TES | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
On June 22 , 1893, the 11 battleships of the Royal Navy's Mediterranean fleet
were on exercise off the Lebanon coast. They were steaming in two parallel
lines, 1,200 yards apart when the commander-in-chief, Admiral Sir George Tryon,
decided...
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Psychology of Leadership - Seth Klarman

May 1st, 2006. Seth Klarman guest lecture at Harvard's Psychology of Leadership course.
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A death row prisoner on empathy and more ...

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Six reasons why Vine is a killer news tool

Six reasons why Vine is a killer news tool | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
So far, much of the coverage of Vine tool has focused on its "porn problem," with commentators being distracted by the Twitter-owned short-video tool's propensity to be corrupted by dildos and domi...
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Will Vine take off?

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We Wait Too Long to Train Our Leaders

We Wait Too Long to Train Our Leaders | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
The average supervisor has been managing for 10 years before he gets any training.
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The Seven Habits of Spectacularly Unsuccessful Executives - Forbes

The Seven Habits of Spectacularly Unsuccessful Executives - Forbes | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
If you exhibit several of these traits, now is the time to stamp them out from your repertoire. If your boss or several senior executives at your company exhibit several of these traits, now is the time to start looking for a new job.
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Once Upon A Company: What Fairy Tales Can Teach You About Leadership

Once Upon A Company: What Fairy Tales Can Teach You About Leadership | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
Once upon a time…Even now, as adults, there’s something in most of us that perks up and starts to listen when we hear those words. We love stories. And stories have always served important functions for us.
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Quiz - What's Your Leadership Style?

Quiz - What's Your Leadership Style? | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
The classic model of leadership focuses on three major styles used by leaders. Take this quiz to learn more about your leadership style.
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Leadership Theories - 8 Major Leadership Theories

Leadership Theories - 8 Major Leadership Theories | Generally Interesting Stuff | Scoop.it
Theories of leadership are generally one of eight different types. Learn more about the eight major leadership theories.
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