Stephanie Woerner with Future Ready: The Four Pathways to Capturing Digital Value

Stephanie Woerner, Ph.D. is Director and Principal Research Scientist at the Center for Information Systems Research (CISR) at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Stephanie studies how companies use technology and data to create more effective business models and how they manage the associated organizational change. Peter Weill is the Senior Research Scientist at the MIT Sloan School of Management and Chairman Emeritus of the MIT Center for Information Systems Research (CISR). His work centers on the role, value, and governance of […]

Eileen McDargh with Burnout to Breakthrough: Building Resilience to Refuel, Recharge, and Reclaim What Matters

Eileen McDargh is CEO (chief energy officer) at the Resiliency Group, where she draws on practical business know-how, life experience, and years of consulting to major national and international organizations that have included global pharmaceuticals, the US Armed Forces, health-care associations, and religious institutions. In 2019, Global Gurus ranked her number one on its World’s Top 30 Communication Professionals list following a global survey of 22,000 business professionals. About Burnout to Breakthrough: Building Resilience to Refuel, Recharge, and Reclaim What Matters  It’s […]

Kim Samuel with On Belonging: Finding Connection in an Age of Isolation

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Kim Samuel is an activist, educator, and movement builder. She is the founder of the Samuel Centre for Social Connectedness and an academic lecturer at institutions including Oxford, Harvard, and McGill Universities. Samuel was recently named visiting scholar at the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, University of Oxford and the first-ever Fulbright Canada ambassador for diversity and social connectedness. She lives in Toronto. About On Belonging: Finding Connection in an Age of Isolation In an age of social isolation, what […]

Robert Waldinger, MD with The Good Life: Lessons from the World’s Longest Scientific Study of Happiness

Dr. Robert Waldinger is a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development at Massachusetts General Hospital, and cofounder of the Lifespan Research Foundation. Dr. Waldinger received his AB from Harvard College and his MD from Harvard Medical School. He is a practicing psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, and he directs a psychotherapy teaching program for Harvard psychiatry residents. He is also a Zen master (Roshi) and teaches meditation in New England and around the […]

Paul Scharre with Four Battlegrounds: Power in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Paul Scharre is a former U.S. Army Ranger who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. The author of the award-winning study of autonomous weapons, Army of None, he is currently vice president and director of studies at the Center for a New American Security. He lives in Virginia. About Four Battlegrounds: Power in the Age of Artificial Intelligence A new industrial revolution has begun. Like mechanization or electricity before it, artificial intelligence will touch every aspect of our lives―and cause profound disruptions in the […]

Ella Washington with The Necessary Journey: Making Real Progress on Equity and Inclusion

Dr. Ella F. Washington is an organizational psychologist and DEI expert with a wealth of experience through her involvement as the Founder and CEO of Ellavate Solutions, a Professor of Practice at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, and the co-host of Gallup’s Center of Black Voices Cultural Competence Podcast. Within all of these roles, Dr. Washington continues to deepen her research pipeline and thought leadership as a Gallup Senior Scientist studying race, strengths and other DEI workplace topics. She […]