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    • Making Exit Interviews Count

    • By: Everett Spain, Boris Groysberg
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An international financial services company hired a midlevel manager to oversee a department of 17 employees. A year later only eight remained: four had resigned and five had transferred.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The Scandal Effect

    • By: Boris Groysberg, Eric Lin, George Serafeim, and others
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 28 mins
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    In September 2015 Volkswagen was found to have intentionally set controls on its diesel engines to misrepresent their emissions levels. Some 11 million cars worldwide had the "defeat" program installed. This discovery led to an immediate plunge in Volkswagen’s stock price; government investigations in North America, Europe, and Asia; the resignation of its CEO and the suspension of other executives; the company’s record loss in 2015; and a tab estimated at more than $19 billion to rectify the issues.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Chasing Stars

    • The Myth of Talent and the Portability of Performance
    • By: Boris Groysberg
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 13 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It is taken for granted in the knowledge economy that companies must employ the most talented performers to compete and succeed. Many firms try to buy stars by luring them away from competitors. But Boris Groysberg shows what an uncertain and disastrous practice this can be.

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    • Know Thy Self

    • By D Willis on 06-24-12
    • The Myth of Talent and the Portability of Performance
    • By: Boris Groysberg
    • Narrated by: Don Hagen
    • Length: 13 hrs and 19 mins
    • Release date: 07-08-10
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 13 ratings

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Definitive Guide to Recruiting in Good Times and Bad (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Claudio Fernandez-Araoz, Boris Groysberg, Nitin Nohria
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Claudio Fernandez-Araoz, Boris Groysberg, and Nitin Nohria, offer a strategy to help you win the war for talent once the recession lifts.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • How to Survive a Company Scandal You Had Nothing to Do With

    • By: Boris Groysberg, Eric Lin, George Serafeim, and others
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Like the dead hand reaching up from the grave in a horror movie, a long-severed employment relationship can emerge from your past and trip up your career mobility — particularly if the employer has ever been touched by scandal. As we’ve noted, even if you had absolutely nothing to do with the scandal in question, you should know that it will affect your employment prospects and be prepared to address it.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • How Star Women Build Portable Skills (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Boris Groysberg
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Explore the reasons behind the star woman's portable performance - research has shown that star performers often falter when they move to new companies. Its actually true primarily of men.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Recommended!

    • By Katarina on 05-23-17

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    • Dysfunction in the Boardroom (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Boris Groysberg, Deborah Bell
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Boris Groysberg, a professor of business administration in the organizational behavior units at Harvard Business School, and Deborah Bell, a researcher of organizational behavior whose work focuses on leadership and organizational effectiveness, investigate why persistent gender gaps are still thriving at the highest levels.

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    • Which of These People Is Your Future CEO (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Boris Groysberg, Andrew Hill, Toby Johnson
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 17 mins
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    Boris Groysberg, an Associate Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, Andrew Hill, a doctoral candidate at Harvard Business School, and Toby Johnson, a former United States Army Captain and aviator, write about the different ways that military experience prepares managers for leadership.

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