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BLOG SPECIAL: THE IDITAROD – A Unique, Grueling Alaska Experience

6 March, 2011 Posted by John G. Self
ANCHORAGE -- I am in Anchorage advising a client in connection with a senior executive search. It was my good luck to arrive in time to witness the ceremonial start of the 39th Iditarod -- "the last great race on earth" -- in downtown Anchorage. Read more»

Out of the Box In Alaska

31 January, 2011 Posted by John G. Self
I wish I had a dollar for every management consultant report, book or journal that exhorted the value of out-of-the-box thinking. Talking about a cash windfall. In one book the author, hopefully tongue in cheek, posited that it would be one of history's true spectacles when the millions of MBAs in this country all joined hands and jumped out of the box together. Read more»