The November 2011 Leadership Development Carnival

Great Leadership By Dan

Janna Rust presents Procrastination and Productivity posted at Purposeful Leadership , saying, "What are you procrastinating with right now? Read on to learn how procrastination might be killing your productivity.".

Top Leadership Blog Posts

Michael Lee Stallard

Jennifer Miller presents Tag-Team Workplace Coaching posted at The People Equation saying “This is a story that shows that sometimes the best workplace coaching comes from someone other than a person’s boss” Janna Rust presents Procrastination and Productivity posted at Purposeful Leadership , saying, “What are you procrastinating with right now? Read on to learn how procrastination might be killing your productivity.”

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Leadership Posts from Top Bloggers

Michael Lee Stallard

More HR predictions from Bruce Lewin, with Reviewing Predictions for HR posted at Four Groups’ Blog. Erik Samdahl weighs in with The Top 10 Talent Trends of 2010 posted at Productivity Blog. Check out recent favorite blog posts from a sampling of top bloggers on leadership below. Welcome to the January edition of the Leadership Development Carnival , New Year’s Edition!

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Scaling Is Hard. Here's How Akamai Did It.

Harvard Business Review

But once the company has honed in on a strong value proposition and found initial product-market fit, what is the best approach to scaling it? To help shine some light on this topic, I've decided to do a series of blog posts of case studies of companies founded in the last 10-15 years that have made the transition from finding initial product-market fit to building a large, scalable, platform company. I have been thinking lately about how hard it is to scale start-ups.

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Psychoanalyzing the World’s Problems Won’t Help Us Solve Them

Harvard Business Review

A product of anxiety. They followed Kurt Lewin’s admonition that the only way to truly understand social systems is to try to change them. A century past its formulation as a treatment for neurosis, psychoanalysis has become popular again as a method for explaining all kinds of social torments.