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  • Thought Tools for A Complex Age

    Life — and work — are complicated indeed. As we lead our organizations through complex transformations and the resulting projects, how best to foresee problems before they happen? This guide, a compilation of insights from MIT SMR, gives leaders a variety of strategies to help them see the big picture, manage complexity, and keep the team focused on positive outcomes.

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  • Understand and Motivate Your Team

    Team dynamics are tricky. As leaders we need to understand deeply what makes our teammates get out of bed every day. In this guide, a compilation of insights from MIT SMR, you’ll find strategies for employee engagement and project management, as well as deeper understanding of what motivates your employees to do their best work.

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  • Designed for Digital

    Practical advice for redesigning “big, old” companies for digital success, with examples from Amazon, BNY Mellon, LEGO, Philips, USAA, and many other global organizations.

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  • See Sooner, Act Faster

    How organizations can anticipate threats, spot opportunities, and act faster when the time is right; with rich examples including Adobe, MasterCard, and Amazon.

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  • Analytical Problem-Solving

    People and computers can solve difficult problems when they work together. Learn some of the best ways to put machine learning into action.

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  • Automation, Labor, and the Future Workplace

    Automation is changing the nature of work. Here’s how to thrive in the jobs of the future — especially those where machines complement human labor.

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  • Balancing Technology and Collaboration

    Is there an essential friction between alignment and agility within an organization? Often, yes — which means understanding how to balance both.

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  • Instilling a Growth Mindset

    It can be harder than ever to find new growth opportunities. See the strategies for setting ambitious visions and making plans to achieve them.

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  • Intelligent Investment for Innovation

    Making small innovation bets can produce big outcomes. Learn the best ways that companies (and users) are improving products and services.

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  • Put Your Knowledge to the Test

    Intuition only goes so far. Experimenting with new ideas — and making real-time course corrections — turns insight into better performance.

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