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6 Ways to Build a Team of Do-ers and Decision-Makers

The death of strategic planning has been greatly exaggerated. But it’s true that we’re at a moment in time where top-down planning is less and less effective. Rather than set a plan and rigid parts to have others deliver on it, as a leader it’s more efficient to set strategic direction and then hand over […]

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Self-delusion is One of the Greatest Inventions in Human History: The 2013 99U Conference Recap #99conf

“Self-delusion is one of the greatest inventions in human history.” – AJ Jacobs on how to “act your way into a new way of thinking” The Benefits are in the Seams The 99U Conference is my favorite conference of the year. The smaller size and bias towards action turn out creative types striving for excellent […]

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