Tag: john

Leading Collaborative Groups

John Abele, cofounder of Boston Scientific and author of the HBR article "Bringing Minds Together," explains how to effectively manage teams. Category: People & BlogsUploaded by: HarvardBusinessHosted: youtube

How to Stop Good Ideas from Getting Shot Down

John Kotter, emeritus professor at Harvard Business School, outlines four common attacks and explains the best ways to defend against them. Category: People & BlogsUploaded by: HarvardBusinessHosted: youtube

Consumer Psychology in a Recession

An interview with John Quelch, Professor, Harvard Business School. In a tough economy, companies can succeed if they understand their customers’ evolving consumption patterns and fine-tune their marketing strategies accordingly. Category: People & BlogsUploaded by: HarvardBusinessHosted: youtube

Fluevog’s Open-Source Footwear

From Bill Taylor’s Practically Radical Blog at HarvardBusiness.org. In lean times, there’s nothing more valuable than a great new product idea. Why not invite your customers to share their creativity with your company — and turn the best ideas into

Teamwork and Collaboration

Cisco CEO John Chambers explains how abandoning command-and-control leadership has enabled the company to innovate more quickly, using collaboration and teamwork. Category: People & BlogsUploaded by: HarvardBusinessHosted: youtube

The New Science of Human Capital

An interview with John Boudreau, Professor, University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business. The key to staying competitive? Invest in your strategic pivot points–roles where improved performance would make the biggest difference to executing your strategy. Category: People &

The Importance of Urgency

An interview with John Kotter, Professor Emeritus, Harvard Business School. Without a true sense of urgency, any change effort is doomed. Watch John Kotter discuss the need for urgency and how managers create and sustain it in their organizations. Category: