How Private Equity Firms Create Value in Uncertain Times – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY-PARTHENON

How Private Equity Firms Create Value in Uncertain Times – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM EY-PARTHENON

By Bridget Walsh, Jon Morris, Paul Pan, Luke Pais Private equity (PE) firms thrive on their ability to acquire and build great businesses even in challenging times. They are skilled at creating rapid value and adapting their plans as circumstances change. They have always had a differentiated approach that gives them an edge, and their … Read more

5 Tips for a Successful AIOps Deployment – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM KYNDRYL

5 Tips for a Successful AIOps Deployment – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM KYNDRYL

By Ranjith Lewis and François Habryn  Successful technology modernization projects are driven by people and processes. Yet all too often, companies spend the majority of their time and resources acquiring digital tools rather than promoting organization-wide acceptance of the new technology. Overlooking the human element inherent in digital innovation can undermine almost any transformation initiative. … Read more

How to Actually Execute a 4-Day Workweek

How to Actually Execute a 4-Day Workweek

A growing body of evidence suggests that reduced-hour work schedules for the same level of pay are not only feasible when it comes to maintaining outcomes but also potentially advantageous when it comes to employee wellbeing and retention. These initiatives only work if companies undertake substantial work redesign to reduce hours while maintaining business outcomes. … Read more

What Makes a Company Great at Producing Leaders?

What Makes a Company Great at Producing Leaders?

HBR Learning Attracting and Cultivating Talent Course Accelerate your career with Harvard ManageMentor®. HBR Learning’s online leadership training helps you hone your skills with courses like Attracting and Cultivating Talent. Earn badges to share on LinkedIn and your resume. Access more than 40 courses trusted by Fortune 500 companies. Discover how to attract, hire, develop, … Read more

How GenAI Could Accelerate Employee Learning and Development

What Makes a Company Great at Producing Leaders?

HBR Learning Developing Employees Course Accelerate your career with Harvard ManageMentor®. HBR Learning’s online leadership training helps you hone your skills with courses like Developing Employees. Earn badges to share on LinkedIn and your resume. Access more than 40 courses trusted by Fortune 500 companies. Support and challenge your direct reports to help them reach … Read more

How to Challenge Your Organization’s Status Quo — Productively

How to Challenge Your Organization’s Status Quo — Productively

Challenging the status quo is the mechanism that leads to innovation and improvement. But doing so can feel risky, leading you to self-censor and shy away from speaking up. Challenging the status quo calls into play context, personalities, and self-interest, and could bruise egos, reveal poor performance, redistribute power, or upend hierarchy. So how should … Read more

What It Really Takes to Become an Executive Coach

What It Really Takes to Become an Executive Coach

Being an executive coach can be rewarding. But, many people misunderstand what coaching actually is, underestimate the process to become a credentialed coach, and don’t anticipate the ongoing effort required to generate and develop business to make a living doing this work. How many clients should you have? What other income streams should you consider? … Read more