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Jason Mazzone

Jason Mazzone is the Director of the Illinois Program in Constitutional Theory, History, and Law, as well as the Albert E. Jenner, Jr. Professor of Law at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his undergraduate and law degrees from Harvard...

How To Get An Idea Implemented In Your Company

But here’s the problem: If you have an idea that can improve the way your company does something, that’s fantastic. This is how all companies and organizations improve and the best ideas don’t always come from the top. Getting buy-in from the people who matter can be trickier than you think. It’s an incredibly common […]

Recognizing Hidden Leaders Within Your Organization

Most of our focus is shining a light on the underrated leaders in their industry who might not get as much attention as they deserve. These people have an immense amount of knowledge to share, but often don’t get the chance to do so. However, we want to use this post as an opportunity to […]