Issue 164

Futureproof: 8 Ways to Win the Innovation Long Game
Published May 16, 2018 - By Alice Mann

“Technological innovations like intelligent buildings, AI, or robotics will transform energy consumption, leadership, and people practices in innumerable ways. … The future always looms large. So how do successful leaders plan for it?”

Don’t Suck Up, Manage Up: How to Work Well with the Boss You Have, Not Wish You Had
Published May 16, 2018 - By Mary Abbajay

“Developing effective relationships with our colleagues is important for career success, but developing a positive and productive relationship with our boss is absolutely critical to our success.”

Taming Your Seven Crocodiles: Unlearn Fear & Become True Leader
Published May 16, 2018 - By Hylke Faber

“We all, deep down, aspire to live our deepest truth. Our truth propels us beyond our fear-based beliefs. It connects us to our deep longing to courageously stand for freedom, love, and peace, no matter what.”

Finding the Magic in “Tiny” Business
Published May 16, 2018 - By Sharon Rowe

“When you you are starting your entrepreneurial journey, most people will say you have to 'go big or go home.' But why not 'go tiny' and be able to go home when you want?”

Issue 163

The Six Headwinds Threatening the Global Economy
Published April 18, 2018 - By Dambisa Moyo

“While public policy has managed to contain the risk of economic destitution in the wake of the financial crisis, there remain manifold long-term, systemic headwinds plaguing the global economy.”

How Women Rise: Helping Women Change the Behaviors that Get in Their Way
Published April 18, 2018 - By Sally Helgesen & Marshall Goldsmith

“It’s not surprising that many of the behaviors that hold men and women back would be different. After all, women often have very different experiences at work. And experience shapes habits and responses.”

Start Imagining a Future of Human + Machine
Published April 18, 2018 - By Paul R. Daugherty & H. James Wilson

“Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) are ushering in a third wave of business transformation. Savvy organizations will ride the wave to success. Unprepared organizations are likely to get swamped. The evidence suggests that most organizations are in the latter category.”

Making ‘Agile’ Business as Usual
Published April 18, 2018 - By Todd Warner & Dr. Byron Hanson

“There is more to Agility than putting lipstick on a pig. The challenge that most organizations face is that they layer Agile approaches on top of their existing social system, without addressing the intricate web of local practices and tribalism that have developed over time.”

The Paradox of Leadership
Published April 18, 2018 - By Jackie and Kevin Freiberg

“San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy is as gifted as any CEO we’ve ever met. Intelligence, strategy, creativity, courage, heart, and leadership presence—he’s got the whole package. This guy gets leadership.”

Beyond Business Results: Achieving Sustainable Success
Published April 18, 2018 - By Julie Rosenberg

“Things shifted for me when I became fully committed to my yoga practice. You may think, 'Yoga? That’s crazy, especially coming from a corporate executive.' But it’s true: Yoga has completely changed my corporate life for the better.”

Search manifestos:

Recent Popular Manifestos

View all