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Problematizing the Tension between Autonomy and Control at the workplace. Problematizing the Tension between Autonomy and Control at the workplace. One of the most challenging things to a leader is managing and balancing the tension between 'autonomy and control' at the workplace. If a leader control over every detail issues (micro-management) in the workplace, subordinates of the leader lose their interests in works and avoid any self-directed actions or decision-mak..
How to build a well networked organization? A sloan management study indicates that well networked organizations such as IDEO, IBM, and U.S. Army draw outperformances from their people through effective learning and development practices. But what is the most important enabler for building good networks in an organization? Although there may be many different enablers for building good networks for collaboration within organization, I sug..
Can yoga wreck your body?: Responding from a Kouksundo expert. Recently, several medical studies clam that Yoga can wreck human body (see the today's NBC nightly news). It inspires international debates and disucussions as followings. 1. How Yoga Wreck you body (NY Times) http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/magazine/how-yoga-can-wreck-your-body.html?pagewanted=all 2. Yoga can wreck your body (NBC Nightly News, see the Youtube video in this article) http://www..
Ten Competencies for Entrepreneurial Success Empirical evidence suggests that the competencies for entrepreneurial success are many and varied: however, overall, there are probably 10 that appear most regularly: source: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_ten_competencies_of_an_entrepreneur 10 COMPETENCIES FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL SUCCESS: 1. Integrity - the entrepreneur has a clear sense of values and beliefs that underpin the creative and busi..
Must Read Online Magazines & Newspapers for Business Leader & MBA Top 5 (Online) Magazines for Business Leader & MBA 1. Harvard Business Working Knowledge: Frequently, this is better than HRB. http://hbswk.hbs.edu/ 2. Knowledge @ Wharton: Practical knowledge, skill, and ability for business people. http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/ 3. MIT Sloan Management Review: Best arguments in business world. http://sloanreview.mit.edu/ 4. Economist: Who can beat this ..
Talent = Aptitude + Attitude (재능=능력+태도) Talent is a combination of aptitude and attitude. (재능이란 능력과 태도의 조합이다.) - Jeonghwan Philip Choi, 2010 - Comments: A talent can be realized only if he/she has both enough competency (frequently accounted for knowledge, skill, ability, and others) for a task and socially acceptable attitude. Discrepancy of one from other deter talents realization in a society. from wikipedia: Talent is generally co..
Entrepreneurs are job creators. All over the world people agree that entrepreneurs are job creators and that they develop new products and services which benefit the whole society. Yet, the image of entrepreneurs has declined in the past two years. 54% of all Europeans believe that entrepreneurs only think about their own wallet and 49% believe that entrepreneurs exploit other peoples work. In 2007, the figures were clearly lo..
Talent is a Public Good (재능은 공공재이다). Talent is a public good, not private good. (재능은 공공재 이다.) References: Is Education a Public Good? http://samvak.tripod.com/publicgoods.html Education used to be a private good with positive externalities. Thanks to technology and government largesse it is no longer the case. It is being transformed into a nonpure public good. Technology-borne education is nonrivalrous and, like its traditional co..
The Antonym of "Capitalism" is...? (자본주의의 반대말은?) The Antonym of "Capitalism" is "Democracy" not "Socialism" (자본주의의 반대말은 "사회주의"가 아니라 "민주주의" 입니다.) Michael Moore, 2010. source: http://www.michaelmoore.com/ Reference: President Franklin D. Roosevelt called for a "Second Bill of Rights." Roosevelt's January 11, 1944 State of the Union speech is available at the FDR Library website. The right to a useful and remunerative job in the industries or sho..
Dr. Muhammad Yunus at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaig said... 1. I don't know anything, thus I can do anything. 2. I learned from conventional bank system, and I did it exactly opposite. 3. Does micro credit is good for only entrepreneurial poor? No. there is no difference among people! 4. Who create poverty? It's not made by individuals, but system and history. 5. Human is not just money making machine, human is multi-dimensional creature. We also can thi..
Prominent Scholars' Opinion to Growth of Entrepreneurship Education in the U.S. Some key remarks of prominent entrepreneurship (education) researchers in the U.S. Vesper & Gartner (1997): Measuring Progress in Entrepreneurship Eduction Over the last 20 years of surveys of entrepreneurship courses (Vesper, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1993), a growing number of business schools have developed a series of courses in entrepreneurship, variously labeled as either a..
A New Role of 21C Education is... (21세기 교육의 새로운 역할은..) A New Role of 21C Education is "Educating Job Creators, not Job Seekers" 21세기 교육의 새로운 역할은 "구직자를 교육하는 것이 아니라, 새로운 직업을 만들어 내는 사람들을 교육하는 것이다." By Jeonghwan Choi, Founder of Integral Leadership Center, Entrepreneurship Education Researcher, Ph.D. student at UIUC. (Mar. 01, 2009)