Ingram's Magazine: April 2024

Ingram’s April 2024 Digital Edition

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The Origins of Leadership

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 Author and leadership-development guru Matt Tenney, writing for Business Leadership Today.com, notes that organizations around the world spend a combined $60 billion a year on leadership development.  The ROI on that spend? A 28 percent increase in…more

Ingram’s 40 Under Forty Class of 2024

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 Lessons in Leadership, Vol. 26  Since 1998, Ingram’s has showcased rising young executives whose leadership in business, civic life, and philanthropy have marked them as the region's most promising leaders. Last year, we celebrated a milestone with…more

Alumnus of the Year: Jeff Simon

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 Jeff Simon is your textbook example of how the power of love works—on both professional and personal levels. An early 40 Under Forty honoree (Class of 2003), this law-firm litigator and executive is a Saint Louis native…more

An Ageless Challenge

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 We’ve seen this play before: In 2009, workforce development executives and leadership training gurus found fertile ground with corporate clients and HR managers trying to make sense of a new generation entering the workforce: The Millennials.  Their…more

The 1990s: A Transformation Begins …

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 In the mid 19th century, an obscure French writer penned this gem: “The more things change, the more they stay the same.” Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr never made it to Kansas City, but had he been here a…more

Q&A . . . With Dan Stalp

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 Q: The modern workplace is confronted with challenges on recruiting, retention, employee expectations, hybrid and remote workplaces, heavier workloads and a lot more. Is that a dramatically different cocktail than leaders have always faced? A: I think…more

Don’t Let the Boom Fade Just Yet

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 How can an organization transfer the wisdom of its most seasoned work-force members to succeeding generations? We’re in a moment when even the youngest Baby-Boomers (those in the late-stage, born between 1959 and 1965) are in the…more

Strengthening Bank Cybersecurity in the Age of AI

PUBLISHED APRIL 2024 In fact, the International Monetary Fund warned just this month that banks are highly exposed to cyber incidents, and a severe attack could cause loss of confidence and disruption of services, with the potential for significant impact…more