Sydney Finkelstein, Steven Roth Professor of Management at Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business, is one of the reasons Tuck was at the top of The Wall Street Journal's most recent ranking of business schools. An authority on strategy and leadership, he has spent more than 15 years exploring the neglected but crucial issue of how businesses fail and bad decisions get made. His books include the best-selling Why Smart Executives Fail and Think Again.
Business success stories may be instructive, but we need to know more about why smart people make bad decisions. In this brief eBook, Sydney Finkelstein, a professor at Dartmouth... Read More
Talented leaders can be brought low by their own success. Self-confidence slides into over-confidence. Good press leads to prideful thinking. Obstinacy, fanaticism, and feeli... Read More