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Ideas that workSeptember 8, 2020Share:       
s+b celebrating 25 yearsThe fortune at the bottom of the pyramidIn January 2002, C.K. Prahalad and Stuart Hart urged leaders to imagine the world’s 4 billion poorest people as potential consumers — and described precisely how they could engage them profitably. The prophetic article was followed by the best-selling 2004 book of the same title. advertisement
s+b celebrating 25 yearsFrances Hesselbein’s merit badge in leadershipIn 2015, when s+b contributing editor Sally Helgesen profiled Frances Hesselbein, she deftly interwove Hesselbein’s impactful biography with the enduring ideas she champions. advertisement
Featured articleClocking in, 21st-century styleIn the era of telecommuting, what qualifies as “working time”? A new paper proposes a way to track employees’ hours on the job while respecting their time off.by Matt Palmquist
PwC insightsGlobal Entertainment & Media Outlook 2020–2024Pulling the future forward: The entertainment and media industry reconfigures amid recovery. 
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Most popularStretch or safe? The art of setting goals for your teamsThe pandemic has made planning a bigger challenge, and created a difficult balancing act for leaders.by Adam BryantWhat is an office for now?Remote working may be here to stay, but don’t write off the office just yet.by Linda Rodriguez McRobbieSustaining productivity in a virtual worldMaintaining productivity levels among remote employees is an enduring challenge. Here are five ways to help people and businesses thrive in the post-pandemic world of work.by Nele Van Buggenhout, Soraya Murat, and Tom de Sousa