As leaders, we rarely see ourselves as others see us. And that’s too bad, because the impression we create with others matters. Leaders are judged constantly and if we can’t communicate effectively or project a strong presence, our leadership is […]
The Boston Consulting Group recently released a study on what they call, Talent Magnets – companies that rate themselves strongly on 20 leadership and talent management capabilities. The study found a strong correlation between exceptional leadership and talent management capabilities […]
Imagine you are the CEO of a wildly profitable, century-old company that boasts more than 50,000 products and has a market value of more than $100 billion. Would you sit on those laurels or would you take chances on both […]
Well it’s been an exciting week for all of us at Knightsbridge. We were acquired by Adecco and Lee Hecht Harrison, global leaders in talent acquisition, development and career transition. This is the second time that I have worked for […]
On a recent flight I had the opportunity to watch The Chef, a great film about Casper, a chef played by Jon Favreau, who crosses swords with influential food critic Ramsey Michel, played by Oliver Platt.
On the morning of July 23, 2013, I was in Manhattan speaking at the Human Capital Institute conference. It was an exciting time as I had just launched my new book. I’d sat down in the exhibitor hall when a […]