Editor’s Note: Last year, TLNT asked some prominent thought leaders about their favorite films with a management or HR theme. With the Academy Awards taking place Sunday, we’re republishing the best of those posts all this week.
By Sharlyn Lauby
There’s absolutely no reason to learn everything the hard way. If there is a list, a show, a book or something that will keep me from making a mistake, I’m all for it.
This is why I really like “The Secret of My Success.” Besides the fact that I grew up with Michael J. Fox as the super ambitious junior business executive Alex P. Keaton on Family Ties and I’m looking forward to hearing his keynote at this year’s SHRM Annual Conference in Las Vegas, the movie is just one of those feel good, have a laugh and learn something films we all like to watch. Read more…