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I question survey results showing 59% women executives in publishing [As always, this is my personal opinion.] I applaud the recent survey by Lee & Low for shining the light on the need for diversity in publishing, and the need for diverse books! And I believe that publishing is a women-friendly industry, and am proud to be […]

In today’s TEDxNewYork, we discussed Daniel Kahneman’s talk about how we experience happiness differently in the moment vs. in memory. See the full talk at http://tinyurl.com/yf8oy3f, excerpts below. Kahneman is the Nobel prize-winning founder of behavioral economics. I want to know: How do you live in the present, and how do you help make memories […]

Saw this post through a link on an ASTD LinkedIn group. Has some good advice about leadership, but what I found interesting were the statistics and studies cited. Excerpts below. Full post at http://bit.ly/7zePH4 I want to know how will you approach the new year at work. “1. See it as a new decade, not […]

America’s Best Leaders blog in U.S. News: Leading thru crisis. Excerpts below. I want to know how leaders can best navigate this recession. “To paraphrase the bumper sticker: Stuff happens. Fortunately, so does good leadership—but those folks looking for pat solutions to unpredictable situations will be disappointed. First-rate management of a crisis rarely looks the […]

According to Newsweek, this is everything you need to know about the last decade in 7 Minutes: http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid271557391?bctid=47079697001 I want to know what was your favorite trend of the last decade? Posted by Kathy Sandler on Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at 12:01 AM

BusinessWeek shared storytelling tips from Salesforce’s Marc Benioff. Excerpts below. I want to know what’s your best storytelling tip? “The co-founder and CEO of the $1 billion company offers advice on how to shape and articulate your vision for your own brand Software-as-a-service pioneer and salesforce.com (CRM) co-founder and CEO Marc Benioff credits storytelling as […]

In his blog Presentation Zen, Garr Reynolds points to a TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) talk by conductor Itay Talgam. He makes a great analogy between a conductor who must control without controlling and leadership. Excerpts below. See the whole talk at http://www.ted.com/talks/itay_talgam_lead_like_the_great_conductors.html I want to know: What leaders inspire you? “As a leader — in […]