It does not say much for contemporary American leadership that a purported ally would stand beside our President at the White House and insist he will defy U.S. policy.
The Manager and the Monk is one of those books that comes along every now and again, that will shape and inspire your thinking. It is a deeply philosophical book with very practical applications. The book is essentially a conversation...Show More Summary
InfoGraphic - Sitting Is Killing you us Flipping through pictures of attendees at a recent conference, I was struck by a horrible observation that resonated in my own heart--we're all overweight. Aside from a few lean greyhounds andShow More Summary
I was recently invited to attend a briefing on values and leadership at the White House in Washington, D.C. It was graciously convened by President Obama's Office of Public Engagement and the D.C. Global Shapers.
Given my administration’s relentless pursuit of al Qaeda’s leadership, there is no justification beyond politics for Congress to prevent us from closing a facility that should never have been opened. That's the presidential trademark -- the blistering attack on the straw men arrayed against his brilliant, effective, and virtuous policies. Show More Summary
The Boy Scouts of America national council today voted to lift the ban on openly gay Scouts while retaining the ban on gay adults serving in leadership positions. National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Executive Director Rea Carey responded: This vote marks a monumental step forward for the Boy Scouts of America. We are thrilled […]
With increased buyer implementation of traceability systems promised soon, the Produce Traceability Initiative leadership council reported buyers are seeing an increasing percentage of produce cases marked with PTI labels.
The Boy Scouts of America today voted to lift its longtime ban on admitting gay Scouts but will continue to exclude openly gay adults from leadership roles. The vote by its 1,400 national membership came as no surprise to gay rights advocates, who hailed it as a first step to ending discriminatory practices in the [...]
Martin Luther King Jr. defined a genuine leader as "not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus." The United States Sentencing Commission (USSC) addresses the subject of leadership and organizational roles in USSG ?3B1.1 by stating: "in distinguishing a leadership and organizational role from one of mere management......
The Boy Scouts just delivered a whopping defeat to the anti-equality crowd. But for some reason, FRC president Tony Perkins, someone who has been denigrating the current leadership all through this process, still thinks he has the capital to call...
Republicans’ quest for more women elected officials on their side continues today, with the Republican State Leadership Committee’s re-launch of its program aimed at electing more women down-the-ballot. RSLC Chairman Ed Gillespie, a former national party chairman, an …
Tom Mazzarelli (left) has been named Co-Executive Producer of the first two hours of NBC’s “Today” show, TVNewser has learned. At the same time, Tammy Filler has been named Co-EP of the third and fourth hours of the show. Both will report...Show More Summary
By Jason Schwarz: Even Tim Cook's harshest critics have been quick to salute the Apple (AAPL) CEO for the leadership he exhibited this week in Washington. Throughout the tax hearing Cook came across as the smartest in the room; his resolve was unshaken and his toughness was even applauded by Senator John McCain. Show More Summary
This week, the Senate Judiciary Committee completed its work on the "Gang of 8" Amnesty Bill. The full Senate is expected to take up the legislation the first week of June, when it returns from Memorial Day recess. On Thursday, House...Show More Summary
The idea of balanced scorecard comes from an evolution of thinking about business objectives at the corporate or business unit level.
The best part of my job as a HR Leadership blogger is I get to talk to some really cool people. I'm going to do a better job at sharing some of those conversations with you. Hell, let's do that...
Acting Associate Attorney General Tony West defended the U.S. Department of Justice's record with whistleblowers Thursday, testifying on Capitol Hill that his leadership led to the recovery of more taxpayer money than at any other time in American history. "The...
Mike Fischer, former president and CEO of Square Enix of America, quit the company this month, Polygon has learned. Fischer, who took over leadership of Square Enix of America in July 2010, is now the vice president of digital Music and Video for Amazon in Japan. Full report here
There is still much work to be done -- but there is no doubt the city's education system is on a better path because of the leadership of the past decade. Students and families in New York City -- and everywhere -- deserve a real debate on the issues.