This month, Insight In Person looks to the NBA for leadership lessons on how to build a successful team, how to manage diversity, and how one NBA team has embraced data analytics to drive decision making across the organization.

Ned Smith, an associate professor of management and organizations at the Kellogg School, explains how strategic team composition can lead to long-term growth and success.

Keith Murnigan, a professor of management and organizations at the Kellogg School, defends the value of three-point shooters, surgeons, and other specialists.

And Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey discusses the advantages and challenges of using a data-driven approach to running a basketball franchise.