In this counter-intuitive book, global economy expert Pankaj Ghemawat debunks all the myths of globalization. Packed with data and presenting a clear view of the world as it really is, 'World 3.0' argues that globalization is not an inevitable force and that other forces are setting in motion a state of 'reverse globalization'.
NEWS & OPINION: Introducing the Candidates: General Business
Posted December 23, 2011, 2:29 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
Over the course of this week, we will be introducing, by category, the candidates for the 2011 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards. Even though only one of the candidates can win the big prize, good business books deserve an audience, and perhaps one on this list will be the winning book. .
NEWS & OPINION: The Thinkers50
Posted November 22, 2011, 2:41 AM with category of Leadership & Strategy
Congratulations are in order for friend of the company Marshall Goldsmith, one of the really good guys in this business, on winning the 2011 Thinkers50 Leadership Award as the World’s Most-Influential Leadership Thinker.
Now sponsored by the Harvard Business Review, The Thinkers50 is a decade-old, biannual global ranking of management thinkers that uses ten criteria to rank thinkers: originality of ideas; practicality of ideas; presentation style; written communication; loyalty of followers; business sense; international outlook; rigor of research; impact of ideas and the elusive guru factor. Goldsmith has all of those qualities in spades, ranked number seven on the overall Thinkers50 list and was certainly deserving of the award in Leadership he took home.