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How To Build An Extreme Team

Eric Jacobson

Extreme Teams is a fascinating book by Robert Bruce Shaw , where he takes you inside top companies and examines not just great teams (your more “conventional” teams), but extreme teams. According to Shaw, extreme teams : View work as a calling —even an obsession. Value members’ cultural fit and ability to collectively produce results. Pursue a limited set of vital priorities —less is more.

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Improving Your Work-Life Balance Helps You As A Leader

The Horizons Tracker

In the quest for effective leadership, managers must strike a delicate balance between work and home life. According to recent research from the University of Florida, those who disconnect from their job responsibilities while at home are more likely to feel rejuvenated and demonstrate strong leadership qualities the following day. In contrast, bosses who obsess over work during their off-hours may struggle to maintain their effectiveness, especially if they lack experience in their roles.


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10 Common Thinking Errors Leaders Make

Mark Sanborn

Leadership is not an easy task, and even the best leaders are susceptible to errors in thinking that can hinder decision-making and, ultimately, organizational success. Research shows the most common cognitive biases and fallacies affecting leaders. Recognizing and avoiding these pitfalls can significantly enhance leadership effectiveness. Here is a list of those ten most common thinking fallacies leaders suffer from (and should avoid): 1.

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The Value Of Corporate Thought Leadership

The Horizons Tracker

The internet is awash with content, and companies are certainly not immune to producing their fair share. Indeed, many companies and executives strive to be thought leaders in their field, publishing an array of articles and papers that aim to advance their particular field. While the concept of thought leadership is well established among individuals, it is less so among organizations, which is a gap a recent study from INSEAD attempts to plug.

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How to Stay Competitive in the Evolving State of Martech

Marketing technology is essential for B2B marketers to stay competitive in a rapidly changing digital landscape — and with 53% of marketers experiencing legacy technology issues and limitations, they’re researching innovations to expand and refine their technology stacks. To help practitioners keep up with the rapidly evolving martech landscape, this special report will discuss: How practitioners are integrating technologies and systems to encourage information-sharing between departments and pr