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About Rosabeth Moss Kanter

Rosabeth Moss Kanter holds the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professorship at Harvard Business School, and is also the Chair and Director of the Harvard University Advanced Leadership Initiative, a collaboration across all of Harvard’s Schools to help successful leaders at the top of their professions apply their skills to addressing challenging national and global problems in their next stage of life. As an expert on strategy, innovation, and leadership for change, she has advised numerous national and global corporations and public sector leaders. Her latest book, MOVE: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead, is a sweeping look across industries and technologies shaping the future of mobility and the leadership required for transformation. Her previous book, Confidence: How Winning Streaks & Losing Streaks Begin & End, describes the culture and dynamics of high-performance organizations as compared with those in decline, and shows how to lead turnarounds, whether in businesses, hospitals, schools, sports teams, community organizations, or countries. Past prizewinning books include Men & Women of the Corporation, When Giants Learn to Dance, and World Class: Thriving Locally in the Global Economy.

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