My latest article on Forbes talks about how coaches can help managers take a step back to solve difficult problems. Here is a snippet from the article with a link to the rest on Forbes.com.

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I recently finished reading former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara’s new book, Doing Justice: A Prosecutor’s Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law. Attorney Bharara does an outstanding job explaining the role of the prosecutor in the criminal justice system and how much of what he has to say about that applies equally to civil society.

In the chapter “Continuity and Change: Justice Through Innovation,” Attorney Bharara used the application of wiretaps to insider trading cases to demonstrate innovation in the criminal justice system. Interesting for sure, but the example that really caught my attention was his discussion of the innovation that was the upside-down ketchup bottle. Certainly not rocket science, but helpful to those of us who… [Read the rest of the article on Forbes.com]