Compete or collaborate

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From Walter Kiechel’s The Lords of Strategy: “Once you start from the idea that the unit of competitive advantage is not necessarily the corporation, as conventionally defined … it’s like in biology, going from thinking of competition among animals to thinking of competition among genes. The generation of strategic thinking we’re now entering challenges the earlier ontological assumptions. It says that … Read More

Having relevance

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Think for a moment about how you connect with another person. Maybe this is a neighbor or a coworker. How exactly do you speak to them or acknowledge them on a daily basis? Do you treat them with respect and are you concerned with their general well-being? What if you treated people online in the same manner? You may find … Read More

Draining

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Using technology can change the way you think and behave.  It can help make your job easier and facilitate interactions between people.  The best-designed apps, websites, or other online tools can make you forget about what life was like before they came along.  It becomes part of you. Be careful about what tools and technology you choose to use.  The … Read More