HBR's Year in Business and Technology: 2021 (2 Books)

Book description

The biggest technology and management ideas of the year, all in one place.

This collection of the top ideas, insights, and best practices from the past year of Harvard Business Review will keep you up-to-date on the most cutting-edge, influential thinking driving business today. The two-book set brings together HBR's 10 Must Reads 2021 and The Year in Tech 2021: The Insights You Need from Harvard Business Review. The Must Reads volume assembles the definitive articles on topics in including leadership, strategy, and innovation from HBR's vast array of experts. The Insights book will help you understand today's most essential thinking on fast-moving technologies, and they mean for your organization. Together these books will equip you to successfully lead your business today as you prepare to reinvent your company for the future.

Table of contents

  1. Contents
  2. HBR’s 10 Must Reads 2021
    1. Title Page
    2. Copyright
    3. Contents
    4. Editors’ Note
    5. BONUS ARTICLE: The Feedback Fallacy
    6. Cross-Silo Leadership
    7. Toward a Racially Just Workplace
    8. The Age of Continuous Connection
    9. The Hard Truth about Innovative Cultures
    10. Creating a Trans-Inclusive Workplace
    11. When Data Creates Competitive Advantage
    12. Your Approach to Hiring Is All Wrong
    13. How Dual-Career Couples Make It Work
    14. Building the AI-Powered Organization
    15. Leading a New Era of Climate Action
    16. That Discomfort You’re Feeling Is Grief
    17. About the Contributors
    18. Index
  3. The Year in Tech, 2021: The Insights You Need from Harvard Business Review
    1. Series Page
    2. Title Page
    3. Copyright
    4. Contents
    5. Introduction: Embracing the Chaos of Life, Work, and Markets
    6. Section 1: New Tech and the Evolving Consumer Experience
      1. 1. How Voice Assistants Could Change the Way We Shop
      2. 2. Four Questions Retailers Need to Ask About Augmented Reality
    7. Section 2: Working Better with Advanced Technologies
      1. 3. Building Ethical AI for Talent Management
      2. 4. The Five Kinds of Blockchain Projects (and Which to Watch Out For)
      3. 5. Learning to Work with Intelligent Machines
    8. Section 3: The Next Tech Trends in Business
      1. 6. 5G’s Potential, and Why Businesses Should Start Preparing for It
      2. 7. Can Biometrics Predict a Viral Marketing Campaign?
      3. 8. How Wearable AI Will Amplify Human Intelligence
      4. 9. The Era of Antisocial Social Media
    9. Section 4: Big Tech, Big Problems
      1. 10. Why It’s So Hard for Users to Control Their Data
      2. 11. How to Safeguard Against Cyberattacks on Utilities
      3. 12. A Survival Guide for Startups in the Era of Tech Giants
    10. About the Contributors
    11. Index

Product information

  • Title: HBR's Year in Business and Technology: 2021 (2 Books)
  • Author(s): Harvard Business Review
  • Release date: October 2020
  • Publisher(s): Harvard Business Review Press
  • ISBN: 9781647820237