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July 31, 2018
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Narcissistic CEOs Can Mean Big Legal Bills

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June 20, 2018
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The Secret Sauce in Workplace Training

First-time workers do better when trainers focus on “unwritten skills,” such as how to talk to strangers.

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July 6, 2018
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Merck CEO: Expect Economic Inequality, Refuse Political Inequality

Kenneth Frazier talks free market, drug prices, and board diversity.

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May 23, 2018
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Susan Athey: Why Business Leaders Shouldn’t Have Blind Faith in AI

Telling cats from dogs is easy. It’s the what-ifs that get problematic.

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An illustration of a crowd of multiracial people reading magazines with covers showing others in the crowd. | Illustration by Jorge Colombo
April 19, 2018
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How Do You Define “Culture”?

Stanford GSB professors recommend their favorite books and articles related to the concept.
Learn the attributes and skills that make a strong leader, develop your own leadership style, and learn how organizations can empower others to do so.

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