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The Gambler: A Business Leader Who Puts Strategy First

The Gambler: A Business Leader Who Puts Strategy First   Lead Change is a leadership media destination with a unique editorial focus on driving change within organizations, teams, and individuals. Lead Change, a division of Weaving Influence, publishes twice monthly...

This is How to Become Mentally Tough in a Crisis

This is How to Become Mentally Tough in a Crisis   How the mighty have fallen. Where once our lofty thoughts turned to ways we could save the world, now we’re in a scramble to save ourselves from a deadly virus. We used to live at the top of Maslow’s hierarchy of...

Jobsite Safety and Technology During the Coronavirus Pandemic 

PODCAST Jobsite Safety and Technology During the Coronavirus Pandemic    Welcome to “Safe and Sound: Elevating the conversation around construction safety,” a podcast series focused on looking globally to help contractors create better safety standards locally. In...

CEO Exits Provide Lessons in Crisis Communication

CEO Exits Provide Lessons in Crisis Communication   In a historic wave of exits over the last year, McDonald’s, Disney, IBM, Salesforce, UberEats and other companies have lost their CEOs. The 1,600 CEO departures that happened in 2019 and the 219 CEO departures in...

A Time When Generalists Are Most Needed

A Time When Generalists Are Most Needed   The piece below first appeared in the Q2 issue of Corporate Board Member, before the pandemic struck. In the aftermath of this crisis, the argument for generalists appears even more compelling as boards lean heavily on their...

How 5G will Power Smart Cities of the Future

How 5G will Power Smart Cities of the Future   Imagine a city where autonomous vehicles communicate with traffic lights and on-the-ground sensors to clear traffic jams.A 10-per-cent drop in commuter travel time could increase productivity that would boost GDP by...

Shanghai Cofco Cultural and Health Center

Shanghai Cofco Cultural and Health Center   Construction work just resumed at the Shanghai site for the new Cofco Cultural and Health Center designed by Steven Holl Architects.The 80,944-sf facility combines medical spaces, a pharmacy and nursery with cultural...