Welcome to 2011! As the New Year begins business leaders will be faced with reenergizing their organizations and setting the proper tone and goals for 2011. An important, yet often overlooked corporate resolution is ensuring stakeholder simplification; and in an increasingly complex world it has become even more critical for companies to become simply effective in order to successfully meet their goals as well as the challenges in years ahead. To provide guidance on best practices surrounding simplification we have spotlighted the below thought pieces on how to combat complexity. We hope you enjoy.