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John Hagel
Works at Center for the Edge
Attended Harvard Business School
Lives in Burlingame, California
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Or, as Sun Tzu said, "The greatest victory is that which requires no battle."
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Neuro-imaging data reveals four distinct stages of cognition in problem-solving mapping to different areas of brain 
Durations of four stages associated with problem solving and corresponding MRI images. In the four example problems (left), the arrows denote new mathematical
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Let's start the new week with a rousing rendition of Hallelujah! led by Rufus Wainwright and a chorus of 1,500 people
Watch Rufus Wainwright and an army of 1,500 singers teamed to perform Leonard Cohen's classic "Hallelujah" at the Toronto's Luminato Festival.
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Researchers find that our brains benefit from different forms of exercise 
(credit: iStock) Cognitive brain training improves executive function while aerobic activity improves memory, according to a new study by the Center for
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How big is the gig economy? Don't rely on Labor Department statistics to find the answer . . . 
No one knows the true size of the on-demand economy. That’s a major problem for US workers.
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Exploring the rapid demonetization of the cost of living -  it’s getting cheaper and cheaper to meet our basic needs 
People are concerned about how AI and robotics are taking jobs and destroying livelihoods… reducing our earning capacity, and subsequently…
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We're starting fewer businesses in fewer locations in US . . . why? Marie-Josee Kravis focuses on barriers to entry 
The Hudson Institute’s Marie-Joseé Kravis writes that a toxic regulatory brew, from Dodd-Frank to state licensing laws, has poisoned the formation of new firms that drive growth.
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In this interview with Peter High in Forbes, I talk about the growing importance of scalable learning and passion 
John Hagel III is a prolific author and an adviser to CEOs around the world. His most profound impact has been at the intersection of business strategy and technology, predicting a number of significant and transformative trends in books such as The Power of Pull, Net Gain, and Net Worth. In 2007, Hagel co-founded the [...]
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+John Hagel a very interesting piece indeed. Here is one of my favorite lines: "...the real opportunity is to create an environment that can connect back with that passion, pull it back out, nurture it and amplify it". Thanks for sharing.
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There's certainly a long way to go, but this list of 25 coolest women in Silicon Valley shows that there is hope 
Silicon Valley isn't just a boy's club anymore — here are 25 women who shook things up in the past year.
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Recent human genomics studies confirm Aristotle's insight regarding happiness - having a sense of purpose matters - and can lead to a longer life 
Discoveries in the field of social genomics may confirm a theory of well-being that is almost as old as Western civilization.
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What better way to spend a Sunday morning than listening to almost three hours of Enigma?
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Different view of Holacracy from Sabrina Bouraoui - not just a way of organizing, but a catalyst for personal growth 
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Management consultant
Employment
  • Center for the Edge
    Co-Chairman, 2007 - present
  • John Hagel & Associates
    Principal, 2001 - 2007
  • 12 Entrepreneuring
    Chief Strategy Officer, 2000 - 2001
  • McKinsey & Company
    Principal, 1984 - 2000
  • Atari
    Chief Strategy Officer, 1982 - 1984
  • Sequoia Group
    Founder and CEO, 1980 - 1982
  • Boston Consulting Group
    Consultant, 1978 - 1980
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Currently
Burlingame, California
Previously
Outside the United States - different countries - Venezuela - Chile - Italy - Switzerland - Turkey - Puerto Rico - New York, NY - Boston, MA - San Francisco, CA
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I live and work on the edge - the views are breathtaking, the experiences deep and satisfying and the learning is limitless.
Introduction
I live and work on the edge - the views are breathtaking, the experiences deep and satisfying and the learning is limitless.
Education
  • Harvard Business School
    Business Strategy, 1974 - 1978
  • Harvard Law School
    Corporate Law, 1974 - 1978
  • Oxford University
    Modern Middle Eastern Studies, 1972 - 1974
  • Wesleyan University
    College of Social Studies, 1968 - 1972
  • Phillips Academy
    1966 - 1968
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Male