Power up for 2020 with these recently released titles by MIT Sloan Executive Education faculty!
(Just Released) Designed for Digital: How to Architect Your Business for Sustained Success, co-authored by Jeanne Ross, offers an essential guide for retooling organizations for digital success. According to Ross, digital design, not strategy, is what separates winners from losers in the digital economy. Learn more from Ross in Revitalizing Your Digital Business Model and her new online course, Organizational Design for Transformational Leadership.
(Just Released) More from Less: The Surprising Story of How We Learned to Prosper Using Fewer Resources—and What Happens Next, a new book by Andrew McAfee, is a compelling argument that we have finally learned how to increase human prosperity while treading more lightly on our planet, primarily as a result of the collaboration between technology and capitalism. McAfee teaches in Digital Business Strategy: Harnessing Our Digital Future (self-paced online).
(Newly Released in the U.S.) The Source: The Secrets of the Universe, the Science of the Brain by Tara Swart explores a fundamental truth backed by neuroscience: most of the things we want from life are governed by our ability to think, feel and act; in other words, by our brain. Swart leads the programs Neuroscience for Leadership and Applied Neuroscience.
The Business of Platforms: Strategy in the Age of Digital Competition, Innovation, and Power, co-authored by Michael A. Cusumano, reveals the principles that have helped make digital platforms, including Amazon, Google, and Apple, the world's most valuable firms. Learn more in our program Platform Strategy: Building and Thriving in a Vibrant Ecosystem.
Crack the C-Suite Code: How Successful Leaders Make It to the Top by Cassandra Frangos. If you’re aspiring to the C-suite, this is your book. Frangos reveals the hidden dynamics for reaching the top and tips for actively improving your chances for success. Frangos leads new course Strategies for Career Development: Charting Your Path to the C-Suite.
Questions Are the Answer: A Breakthrough Approach to Your Most Vexing Problems at Work and in Life by Hal Gregersen will help you cultivate inquisitive leadership practices that answer your most challenging questions. Learn from Gregersen firsthand in his programs Innovator’s DNA and Questions are the Answer.