Sun.Jun 09, 2019

PWC CEO Survey 2019: What 1,300 CEOs think

Consultants Mind

PWC surveys CEOs every year and publishes the results at Davos (nice timing, right?). PWC believes that CEOS’ confidence – broadly speaking – on the economy, and business climate can be a leading indicator of actual GDP growth. Seems plausible, in my mind.

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McKinsey PEI: Personal Experience Interview

Management Consulted

If you interview for McKinsey, you may come across the McKinsey Personal Experience Interview (PEI). The McKinsey PEI is a separate behavioral portion of the interview process on top of standard behavioral questions you can expect to see. Years ago, … Continue Reading.

The Power of Reflection (podcast)

Leadership Vision Consulting

Today on the Leadership Vision Podcast, we're talking with Carrie Jones, one of our consultants, and COO here at Leadership Vision. You may remember her Strengths Question from a few weeks ago when she asked us to reflect on a person who, or place that has shaped who we are.

How Do You Engage Employees to be Better Problems Solvers?

Peter Stark

Have you ever been jealous of your boss’s clear and clean desk and wonder how they do it? Some people are just more mentally organized, while others are more physically organized. But there is also a connection between the types of problems people solve at different levels in the organization.

Assessing the Five Styles of Enterprise Business Intelligence

The world of BI and analytics has evolved. Discover the five styles of reporting and analysis, and learn the pros and cons of each in an enterprise scenario.

Overwriting

Seth Godin Blog

Decorating a car with bling, mudflaps and an airhorn is a form of signalling. You can show your peers that you have the resources to waste on superfluous adornments. Did you see what I just did there? I could have said, “You can show your friends that you have money to burn,” but I didn’t.). Overwriting has a long tradition, particularly among academics. Make it a bit more complex and wordy than it needs to be. Write run-on sentences.