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From Black Swans to Grey Rhinos: Four Ways Academics Can Help Managers

Michael G. Jacobides | Posted 03.08.2015 | Business
Michael G. Jacobides

As academics, our job is to help managers tune into the rustling leaves or cracking twigs of an approaching challenge -- or opportunity -- before it's upon them. To do that, we must focus on the parts of the environment that matter most, and make sure the tools we carry are fit for purpose.

Global Cost Of Obesity Rises To $2 Trillion A Year

AP | By DANICA KIRKA | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business

LONDON (AP) — The global cost of obesity has risen to $2 trillion annually — nearly as much as smoking or the combined impact of armed violence, w...

Obama Administration Reportedly Knew About Obamacare Issues Last Spring

Reuters | David Morgan | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Obama administration officials, including senior White House staff, were warned last spring of risks to the rollout o...

Why McKinsey Has Women's Empowerment All Wrong

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia Reynolds

Although the report includes a suggestion for leaders to work on the limiting mindsets that create the barriers for women, the recommendations focus primarily on "fixing the women" instead of on fixing the system that created the problem.