Leadership: A Global Perspective

N2Growth Blog

This fall, I embarked on a worldwide quest to gain insights and perspectives on global leadership in the 21st century. Opening your mind to global perspectives can inspire you to improve yourself and the people around you too.

2022 Global C-Suite Talent Trends in the Mining Sector

N2Growth Blog

Early figures and forecasts show that the mining sector is in for one of the most robust years off the back of the soaring demand for commodities and the industry’s impressive rebound in the second half of 2021. By Sandra Burmeister and Kelli Vukelic.

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Escaping the eye of the storm – Lessons in crisis management from the airline industry

CEO Insider

There’s no skirting around it, the travel industry was among the hardest hit at the onset of COVID-19. According to International Air Transport Association, the global airline industry incurred net losses of $52bn in 2021 and is expected to lose an additional $12bn in 2022.

How To Become Successful In The Fashion Industry

Strategy Driven

Regardless if you’re launching a clothing brand or you want to make your fashion business known globally, there are various ways on how to be successful in the fashion industry. Below are some of the ways to become successful in the fashion industry: 1.

Tips to Create A Global Recruitment Strategy for Your Business

Strategy Driven

In addition, companies that operate on a global level, especially multinationals and transnationals, have turned to better, more effective ways of hiring. Competition in the commerce industry has always been high. All in all, global recruitment has its pros and cons.

How Can the Travel Industry Overcome the Impact of COVID?

Strategy Driven

One of the hardest hit industries during the coronavirus pandemic has been travel and tourism. So far the industry has lot the benefit of the two bank holidays in May and a lot of the school half term periods as well. What are the best solutions for the travel industry?

5 Key Employment Trends We Will See in the Energy Industry in 2021

Strategy Driven

One industry that took a hard hit was the energy industry. The below takes a look at five key employee trends that this industry expects to see in 2021. Last year saw many employees in the energy industry not getting an increase in their salary.

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The Latest Trends in the Executive Coaching Industry


I’ve come to realize that a portion of my readers are internal and external coaches, OD/LD/Talent management folks and HR managers who will be interested in this information. Please enjoy this recap of the latest trends in the executive coaching industry from Brian Underhill, Ph.D. As the head of a large executive coaching firm, I travel globally meeting with organizations and coaches, as well as speaking at and attending various coaching conferences.

How to Manage the Tsunami of Change

Lead Change Blog

Every industry is in the process of transformation. A McKinsey Global Institute report on future of the workforce shows that between 75 million and 375 million people globally will have to change their occupation and acquire new skills by the year 2030. These changes are not just causing disruption to businesses, but are also becoming a big problem for the managers to face. Managers and their teams are feeling insecure, causing major health hazards.

Taking a Look at the Future of Oil and Gas Industry

Strategy Driven

What is to come in the future of oil and gas industry? They will continue to propel global travel and commerce. The industry will harness the power of growth catalysts to stay ahead of the curve. Technology also gives the oil and gas industry a chance to wash its face.

Candidate Management During a Crisis

N2Growth Blog

I am no stranger to the challenges of candidate management during a crisis. Now 13 years into my career, all of us will have to re-learn how to navigate recruiting during a severe global pandemic that is unprecedented in magnitude. These two things combined have frozen our economy and halted hiring up and down all levels of organizations across many industries and sectors. The post Candidate Management During a Crisis appeared first on N2Growth.

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Navigating Change Management Effectively

Strategy Driven

Change management is a critical component of successful project management. Irrespective of the nature of the task at hand, knowing about change management and how to handle it effectively is critical. Let’s begin by explaining what change management is for those who are unaware. Because change management is a formal means, you need to assemble a written document. Change management objectives. Change management prototype.

7 Strategies for Reducing Operational Management Risk

Strategy Driven

Deploying an operational risk management program that does the intended job remains a challenge for many businesses today. The industrial sector and others have witnessed rapid changes that significantly altered the way businesses operate.

Tackling Local and Global L&D Trends – A Dialogue with Sandeep Khanna & VJ Posadas

Experience to Lead

Understanding local and global trends within the L&D space can set great leaders apart from just good ones. Understanding local and global trends within the L&D space can set great leaders apart from just good ones.

Risk Management in Trying times

CEO Insider

We are all faced with unprecedented times while battling this global battle against the Covid Virus. This is not the first instance of a global crisis (Albeit not this extent) and hence there are some companies and industries that are better prepared compared to others.

Weekly Round-Up: Prevent Verbal Conflict, Global Company Culture, How an Executive Manages Remote Teams, Internal Communication Challenges, & Organizational Constitutions


This week you’ll read articles on how to prevent verbal conflict, how to ensure your company culture works around the world, an executive’s guide to managing remote teams, 8 leading experts talk about the biggest internal communications of today, and why you need an organizational constitution. So whether you’re a new leader or an industry veteran there’ll be something here for you. Welcome to my weekly round-up of recent top leadership and communication blog posts.

Automation: A Potential Game Changer for Mining and Maritime Industry

HR Digest

The use of automation technology is rapidly changing the landscape of various industries, mostly in the labor-intensive sectors. Automation in Maritime industry is turning crew members into system managers. The fourth industrial revolution buildup is instilling fears of massive job loss among employees in varying sectors, due to the shift’s primary focus: automation. It’s difficult to overlook the benefits of autonomous technologies in the mining industry.

Lead, Don’t Manage, Knowledge Workers

Great Leadership By Dan

Guest post from James Hlavacek: To improve innovation and growth, knowledge workers must be led, not managed. has over 40 years of global experience as a businessman, strategy consultant, and management educator. Too many policies born of bureaucracy are an enemy to creativity, so the more unnecessary distractions a company can remove from its employees, the freer they will be to contribute more creative ways.

McKinsey conversations with global leaders: Jeroen van der Veer of Shell

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is another outstanding interview in the McKinsey Conversations with Global Leaders series. To watch the conversation in a video interactive, or download a PDF of the transcript, please click here. * * * The former CEO reflects on the oil industry’s future, as well as management lessons learned over a long career.

The Growing Importance of Ethics in PR

Strategy Driven

The world is changing by a significant degree, and so is the public relations industry. PR Council, PRSA, Institute of PR, ICCO, and Global Alliance are just a few of the boards that offer their own code of ethics. How is the PR Industry Changing?

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Crystal Clear: Pioneering the Last 60 years of Display Technology Innovation & Looking Into the Future

Strategy Driven

From large outdoor interactive screens on buildings to tiny displays in a wristwatch, the display industry has created applications and entire industries over the past 60 years, transforming our entire society. It has been thrilling to be part of this industry the past 25 years.

Entertainment Licencing for Business Events

Women on Business

Global Perspectives Legal and Compliance Issues Marketing business events entertainment licensing event industry event licensing event management event marketing licensing act We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven''t already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

Operations Management: What You Need to Know in 2021

Strategy Driven

Operations managers have a tough and challenging role, particularly in 2021. If you’re working in operations management, or you aspire to become an operations supervisor, take a look at some of the challenges you’ll be facing in 2021: 1. Building a Career in Operations Management.

Managing Priorities: A Key to Leadership Success

Great Leadership By Dan

These problems can usually be solved if you learn to improve one very important leadership skill: managing priorities. Four Steps to Managing Priorities Managing priorities means identifying which tasks are most important and allocating appropriate time to accomplish them. Based on our finding that it takes 66 days to turn a behavior into a habit, we have created four simple exercises that will help you improve your ability to manage priorities.

Five Management Tips for Manufacturing Companies

Strategy Driven

When we speak of manufacturing, we’re often reminded of the factory floor itself, with its workers and automated machines working in harmony to mass-produce equipment and consumer goods for a global marketplace. As a manager, your first responsibility is towards your staff.

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8 Leading Areas for Change In Risk Management/Analysis In The Coming Years

Strategy Driven

Managers and people in higher positions, in general, are always looking for ways to improve bottom-line operations and minimize the risks. Risk management helps them stay on top of the market challenges and trends in the relevant industry. Risk Management in Real-Time.

How Leaders Can Manage The Perception Of Progress

Tanveer Naseer

In much of my work with leaders and organizations in various industries and disciplines, there’s a common issue that they seek help on addressing. business communication leadership Recent Posts science accomplishments change management employee engagement focus goals growth motivation perception progress relationships research shared purpose success

Michael Schrage: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

He examines the various roles of models, prototypes, and simulations as collaborative media for innovation risk management. Michael Schrage is a Research Fellow at the MIT Center for Digital Business and a Visiting Fellow at Imperial College’s Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He has served as an advisor on innovation issues and investments to major […].

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QAspire Blog: Practical Insights on Quality, Management.


Home Go to QAspire.com Guest Posts Disclaimer Great Quotes: Gems from Subroto Bagchi on Leadership I have always enjoyed reading thoughts of Subroto Bagchi , one of India’s most well known and respected leaders from the IT industry who operates as a “Gardener” and Vice Chairman at MindTree. Mr. Bagchi recently gave an interview at Emploi Global Newsletter where he shared some very interesting (and profound) insights. with Phil Gerbyshak Management Craft Nicholas Bate NOOP.NL

Rating the English Proficiency of Countries and Industries Around the World

Harvard Business

In the aviation industry, miscommunication can be fatal. In its pivot to English, the aviation industry is not unique: Around the world, companies and industries are recognizing the need for a lingua franca, or common language. All of these benefits apply to industries as well. Until now, it has been difficult to find data about the actual English skills — and skills gaps — of industries worldwide. There are wide skills gaps between industries.

How The Real Estate Healthcare Sector Is Changing With The Trends

Strategy Driven

The global pandemic has affected almost all the business sectors across the world. Change in the healthcare industry Post-covid. The Healthcare industry is booming as far as real estate investments are concerned.

Cultivate Trust, Hone Human Connections, and Become a Real Leader

CEO Insider

Even in an industry as seemingly snooze-inducing as accounting, invigorating leadership is indispensable. Cultivating authentic human relationships is crucial to honing your leadership skills.

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David Evans and Dick Schmalensee on “The New Economics of Multisided Platforms”: An interview by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob's blog entries David Evans and Dick Schmalensee on “The New Economics of Multisided Platforms”: An interview by Bob Morris Global Economics group Handbook of Industrial Organization Harvard Business Review Howard W.

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Managing Change

Chartered Management Institute

It’s been well publicised recently that the general state of the global economy has forced many organisations in all industry sectors to review the way they operate; this means having to consider changing working practices, from applying lean thinking to established processes and procedures; to dealing with the impact of having to reduce budgets and costs.

McKinsey conversations with global leaders: David Rubenstein of The Carlyle Group

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is another outstanding interview in the McKinsey Conversations with Global Leaders series. To watch the conversation with David Rubenstein in a video interactive, or download a PDF of the transcript, please click here. * * * A founding managing director of The Carlyle Group reflects on the future of the private-equity industry, China’s role

What’s Driving Superstar Companies, Industries, and Cities

Harvard Business

The debate about superstar firms and superstar effects has been intensifying, partly in response to the rapid growth of global US tech companies. In our recent research at the McKinsey Global Institute, we examined the superstar phenomenon across firms, as well as sectors and cities. These firms make up two thirds of global corporate pretax earnings (EBTDA) and revenues. Apexphotos/Getty Images.

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An Agenda for the Future of Global Business

Harvard Business

The promise of global progress has become a reality for many — but not for all. Our global narrative of progress, the implicit case for embracing change in exchange for its fruits, is being increasingly called into question by economically marginalized groups and populist politicians across the globe. While globalization has increased aggregate prosperity and reduced inequality across nations, it has also created winners and losers within nations.

Executive Time Management

Coaching Tip

That is one of the central findings of a team of scholars from London School of Economics and Harvard Business School , who have burrowed into the day-to-day schedules of more than 500 CEOs from around the world with hopes of determining exactly how they organize their time—and how that affects the performance and management of their firms. As we noted, industry asks and expects a lot. Successful corporate women manage the home front as well, if not better, than their careers.

Does Your Company Have What It Takes to Go Global?

Harvard Business

Ask managers responsible for global business development how they determined their companies’ growth potential when they entered new international markets, and most will cite an array of positive factors external to their organizations, things such as favorable country-specific economic and market trends, rising GDP, a growing middle class, increasing incomes, and strong demand for high-quality goods and services. laura schneider FOR HBR.

Managing the Power and Promise of High-Performance Computing

Strategy Driven

As we battle global threats, from COVID-19 to global warming, achieving new heights in data analysis will enable new solutions to world problems. Managing this computing power will pose a challenge.

The rise of Crew Resource Management (CRM): Why CRM should be re-adapted as a framework for non-technical skills development in management teams

CQ Net - Management skills for everyone!

The aviation industry has reached an unprecedented safety level. This is an outstanding achievement taking into consideration that global air traffic is on the rise and every new aircraft becomes technically more sophisticated. A considerable body of evidence indicates that one reason for this strong safety track record in aviation is due to airlines conducting Crew Resource Management trainings as means to improve team performance.

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Complimentary Resource – Emerging Trends in Project Management

Strategy Driven

Emerging Trends in Project Management. by Global Knowledge. Implementing project management soft skills into your projects will become increasingly important over the next several years; opening your mind to these emerging trends will open your door to new opportunities. The technical aspects of managing projects notwithstanding, project managers are increasingly asked to lead the organization in transformative ways.

The Grocery Industry Confronts a New Problem: Only 10% of Americans Love Cooking

Harvard Business

Despite all the buzz about the growth of pre-prepped meal kits like Blue Apron, or the promise of Whole Foods under Amazon’s management, cooking itself is on a long, slow, steady decline. If that’s the kind of shift coming to the food industry, change leaders and corporate strategists will have their hands full. To prevent that, the industry needs to stop putting Band-Aids on a major bleed-out, and instead make a decision to amputate through ruthless portfolio strategy.