With Nelson Peltz on the Board, Will P&G Finally Break Up?

At the end of Procter & Gamble’s historic annual shareholders’ meeting in October, the climax of the biggest, most expensive proxy fight in corporate history, the two antagonists shook hands. “We’ll talk,” said CEO David Taylor, who thought he had won by a slim margin, though a careful count of paper ballots showed some five…

Why Talent Is Overrated: Leadership & Performance Expert Geoff Colvin

WHAT YOU BELIEVE ABOUT PEAK PERFORMANCE IS LIKELY WRONG What separates great achievers from everyone else? The answer might surprise you. GEOFF COLVIN from Fortune magazine wanted to get the answer to the question: where does great, world class performance come from? We’ve all seen brilliant performers at work, in sports, the arts, elsewhere. How…

THE WORKPLACE OF THE FUTURE – THE GEOFF COLVIN INTERVIEW

Any conversation about the workplace of the future inevitably focuses on robots and sophisticated smart technology that are encroaching on work previously done by people. It’s happening in every phase of work, it seems. And machines are doing the work faster, cheaper and better than people. It begs the question: what is the future of…