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Do We Need A LinkedIn For Employees? Facebook Alumni Raise $10M To Build Exactly That.

A few years ago, a meme titled “Real Org Chart” made its way across HR departments. The uncomfortable chuckles it evoked validated a deeper truth: professional success doesn’t depend on management structures, it depends on the knowledge gained from our relationships. In the years since the visual quip first circulated, the growth of jobs that […]

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Competing With A Chinese-Based Startup: How Western Thinking Needs to Change

Getty Getty Is there a difference in marketing competency between individuals trained in China versus those trained in the US? In an article published in Harvard Business Review (May-June 2019 issue), I summarize four key market differences that lead to a different mindset and skill set that provides Chinese-trained marketers with—in some cases—a competitive advantage. […]