management

These are articles on Charter about managing yourself, your team, and your organization.


Interview

How to jumpstart creativity and innovation in remote and hybrid workplaces

Stanford d.School executive director Sarah Stein Greenberg on how to think, create. and lead in unconventional ways.

How to jumpstart creativity and innovation in remote and hybrid workplaces

Book Briefing

'Beyond Collaboration Overload' by Rob Cross: How to reclaim your time and make the best use of networking

Beyond Collaboration Overload offers timely cautions about overdoing some of the connection and communication that are hallmarks of modern workplaces and thought-provoking analysis of what high-performing leaders do differently from the rest of us.

'Beyond Collaboration Overload' by Rob Cross: How to reclaim your time and make the best use of networking

Book Briefing

'Power, for All' by Julie Battilana and Tiziana Casciaro: How to think about power

Battilana and Casciaro do an impressive job of providing a simple structure for thinking about how power works and encouragingly suggest that it’s possible to exercise it for good. Along the way they offer insights into how we can better navigate questions of power in our daily lives.

'Power, for All' by Julie Battilana and Tiziana Casciaro: How to think about power

Introducing Charter membership

It's an increasingly core part of our efforts to serve as your trusted partner in workplace transformation.


Toolkit

Wellbeing and Mental Health

Workers are burned out and suffering from increasing mental health issues. What you can do to make a difference, and build a stronger team.

Wellbeing and Mental Health

Book Briefing

'The Past, Present, and Future of Sustainable Management' by Stephen Cummings and Todd Bridgman: A surprising management hero

This new book is a surprising and exciting work, as it challenges many of the assumptions we have about management, and explores why what is often taught about it is wrong.

'The Past, Present, and Future of Sustainable Management' by Stephen Cummings and Todd Bridgman: A surprising management hero

Interview

The real risk that companies botch the return to the workplace, and how to avoid that

Humu CEO Laszlo Bock on how the return is a rare 'imprintable' moment and his concerns that companies will abandon hybrid work, and see a surge in employee turnover.

The real risk that companies botch the return to the workplace, and how to avoid that

Book Briefing

'The Power of Trust' by Sandra J. Sucher and Shalene Gupta: Why do we trust organizations and leaders?

'The Power of Trust' shines light on the question of how organizations and leaders can cultivate the trust of employees and other stakeholders. It’s likely especially useful for managers as a reference in times of crisis.

'The Power of Trust' by Sandra J. Sucher and Shalene Gupta: Why do we trust organizations and leaders?

Interview

How to get your 'digital body language' right

Erica Dhawan says that the digital cues that we give off and receive, consciously or not, in each email, text, or Slack message have become much more important.

How to get your 'digital body language' right

Book Briefing

'Did That Just Happen?!' by Dr. Stephanie Pinder-Amaker and Dr. Lauren Wadsworth: How to get inclusion right

A new book by two clinical psychologists excels in providing constructive, tactical ways of creating workplace cultures that are more inclusive.

'Did That Just Happen?!' by Dr. Stephanie Pinder-Amaker and Dr. Lauren Wadsworth: How to get inclusion right