Experience the ideas and stories that raise the game for management, written and expounded clearly enough to provide the basis for thoughtful action. Through in-depth feature stories, thought leader interviews, and strategic commentaries, each issue of strategy+business provides an informed global perspective for decision makers in organizations around the world.
Why Fair Pay Is a Potent Weapon in the War for Talent • Companies can’t expect to compete if they’re not open about how and why people are compensated.
Reimagining Effective Cross-Functional Teams • Three guardrails must be in place to allow these groups to perform well within an organization.
The Problem of Virtuous Leadership • According to Adam Smith scholar Ryan Patrick Hanley, executives can navigate today’s turbulence only by learning to see themselves as others might see them.
Is Your China Strategy Ready for Anything? • Multinationals need to prepare for a range of contingencies to protect their Chinese interests and operations.
The Best Management Is Less Management • Lessons from the Chilean government’s response to crisis.
The Real Value of Your Company • Focus on intrinsic value, not share price, to surpass investor expectations.
How to Cultivate Leadership to Solve Problems Creatively • Achieve breakthroughs by bringing together experts who love challenges.
How Leaders and Their Teams Can Stop Executive Hubris • Building a culture of critical thinking and humility can spare companies from the ravages of excessive CEO confidence.
The Coming Wave of Digital Disruption • TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES FORESHADOW A DRAMATIC — BUT MANAGEABLE — SHIFT IN BUSINESS LOGIC EVERYWHERE.
10 Principles for Winning the Game of Digital Disruption • IT’S TIME TO TAKE TODAY’S TECHNOLOGICAL THREATS SERIOUSLY AND CHANGE THE WAY YOU DO BUSINESS.
A STRATEGIST’S GUIDE TO CHINA’S BELT AND ROAD INITIATIVE • A new global megaproject, unparalleled in scope and ambition, presents vast opportunities and risks for multinationals.
Historic Roots, Grand Ambitions
DESIGN FOR YOUR STRENGTHS • A counterintuitive insight led to an Olympic medal. The same insight can help your organization achieve breakthrough performance.
A STRATEGY GROUNDED IN YOUR STRENGTHS
The Thought Leader Interview: Freek Vermeulen • The London Business School associate professor describes how habitual business practices can inhibit a company — and how breaking them can lead to innovation.
The Da Vinci Lode
When a Japanese Company Adopted English as a First Language
The Troublemakers Who Made Silicon Valley
Can Workaholism Be Good for You? • For people who put in long hours but love their jobs, a sense of fulfillment seems to offset unhealthy stress.