Transformational Leadership: Is This the Secret to Your Organization’s Success?

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According to Pepsi Former Chairman and CEO, Indra Nooyi, “leadership is hard to define and good leadership even harder”. There are so many qualities and attributes that a leader must possess that it is hard to pin them down. After all, there are different leadership styles and they are each effective in their own right. […]

5 Reasons Your Business Needs Strategic Partners

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Since the dark ages, traders and businessmen have relied on strategic partnerships in conducting their businesses. Fostering relationships with strategic partners can offer mutual benefits for all parties involved. This is a tool that you can leverage if you want to accelerate growth or to take advantage of your partners resources. With that said, you […]

Creative Leadership and the Power of Visual Strategy

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Effective leadership is a balancing act between prioritizing resources and identifying challenges that must be addressed in a timely manner. It is a constant juggle that requires leaders to make crucial decisions without sacrificing performance and results. Choosing the right leadership approach is, therefore, integral to success. Contrary to popular opinion, leadership is a skill that […]

E45 – Evolution of Ecosystems with Michael Jacobides

He is a Professor of Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation at the London Business School, where he passionately believes that research and engagement in strategy and policy should go hand in hand. He often looks at how firms should navigate the increasingly complex and digitized environment: where and why value migrates, how firms can best capture […]

44 – Observations 2020 + Seven Sequence 2021

Let me ask you three questions: What relationship lessons did you learn in 2020? What went great for you amid the chaos, and what could you have done differently? How do you show up digitally today, and how will you elevate your digital presence/footprint in the New Year? What relationships will be the most relevant […]

Curve Benders: The Intersection of the Future of Work and Strategic Relationships

It’s such a disruptive time in the world. Individuals and businesses are reeling to make sense of what’s happening. Many leaders are using defensive strategies to keep their operations afloat. More astute leaders, however, are pivoting their capabilities to minimize disruptions in their operations.  As a whole, this pandemic gives us an impetus to step-up […]

New Year, New Website!

Happy New Year! I hope you’re looking forward to a kinder, gentler 2021 than the year we all just survived. Over the holidays, we’ve been working hard to upgrade our digital footprint with a new website, newsletter, livestreams, podcast guests, private community, and various Nour Group social media channels. We’ve added new team members and […]

43 – The 9 Notables of Future Leaders with Jacob Morgan

He is a four-time bestselling author, keynote speaker, and futurist who explores leadership, employee experience, and the future of work. He is the founder of, an online education, and training platform that helps future-proof individuals and organizations by teaching them the skills they need to succeed in the future of work.  He is regularly […]

Bonus – Tech Sales Insights Podcast with Jeff Casale

He has a consistent track record of leading and scaling high growth organizations from sub $20M to billions through complex and often ambiguous go-to-market challenges. Success has required creating and executing bold strategies to enter new markets and build predictable revenue growth. The most important foundational element has been a proven track record of servant […]