The sport of basketball needs a serious refresh, according to the NBA commissioner Adam Silver who is a contemplating radical change to keep the game relevant to new generations and global audience. One of his 'radical' ideas is introducing tournaments during the NBA's regular season - and the concept of borrowed from the world of soccer.
This year's global ranking of countries based on citizens' happiness has just been released. While this is a study of how to measure and generate important insights, it is not measuring what I think is important: the pursuit of happiness. Rather than comparing predefined conditions for happiness across nations, it would be more revealing to look at the relative extent of people who can pursue their own definition of happiness.
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According to the newly published global survey by Korn Ferry, two thirds of global institutional investors are current CEOs incapable and ill-equipped to navigate the challenges ahead. Wow! How telling and how true. In a VUCA world, senior executives must embrace and new leadership skills, one that enables their organization to re-imagine boundaries and re-invent itself.
I recently watched and enjoyed the movie 'The Upside' with Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston and Nicole Kidman. Moreover, I was intrigued to note that the movie was a remake of a French film based on a true story. It is a great example of magic that happens when opposing the coming together, with important implications for business as well.
I am part of my recent publication in Entrepreneur Magazine. It focuses on the importance of engaging our imagination to continuously re-invent the customer experience. Enjoy!