• Be A Great Leader, Not Just A Strong Manager
    LinkedIn - Jul 29
    At a recent leadership development forum, I had an interesting discussion with the audience about the concept of leaders versus managers, and that we shouldn’t confuse the two. In fact – and my HR team loves me for this!... Read »
    10 hours ago
  • Become The Leader Worth Following
    Lolly Daskal - Jul 29
    Examples of leaders are everywhere. Many are powerful, many are popular, but few are worthy of being followed. The ones that extend themselves to keep promises, act ethically, lead by example, show fairness, act out of... Read »
    10 hours ago
  • What Leaders Do To Show They Have Integrity
    Business Insider - Jul 29
    Leaders who live with integrity inspire their followers to adopt their own ideals, which makes them more willing to support their vision. True integrity is not paraded about for others to admire, but is shown through... Read »
    10 hours ago
  • 3 Qualities Of Successful Leaders
    Inc - Jul 29
    A healthy, harmonious culture doesn't start with "C."  It starts with "U" (yes, I really mean "you.") Early in my career I was working for a family-run business. I wasn't the lowest on the totem pole, but I didn't have top... Read »
    10 hours ago
  • Chart: The Cost Of A Combined CEO/Chair
    CEO.com - Jul 29
    Last month, Netflix’s shareholders voted to allow Reed Hastings to continue leading the company as both CEO and chairman. Most companies would naturally assume that keeping the roles of CEO and chair separate help boost... Read »
    13 hours ago
  • ‘The Wizard Of Oz’ As A Leadership Guide
    Fortune - Jul 28
    The greatest leader in the Land of Oz wasn’t the wizard, according to a new business book. It wasn’t Dorothy or Glinda, either. Toto, we’re not in Kansas anymore—we’re in a boardroom. The little black Cairn... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Getting A CEO Succession Right
    CEO.com - Jul 28
    You may not be planning on going anywhere, but as the wise are wont to say – "stuff happens." Are you prepared to pass the reigns to your successor? Are they ready to take over? According to InterSearch Worldwide, a global... Read »
    1 day ago
  • The Answer To Every Business Question Is ‘It...
    HBR - Jul 25
    What happens when you put three business professors in a rental car and send them out to talk to owners and managers of small- and medium-sized businesses? Would they discover their MBA frameworks to be a bunch of academic... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Most Managers Think Of Themselves As Coaches
    HBR - Jul 25
    Results of a survey we’ve been conducting indicate a stronger desire to display coaching attributes than we were expecting. Read »
    4 days ago
  • Walmart Unexpectedly Fires U.S. CEO Bill Simon
    Forbes - Jul 25
    It is about time. Poor domestic results demand a change of management at Walmart. Read »
    4 days ago
  • The 33-Year-Old CEO Who Is Running Burger King
    Businessweek - Jul 25
    Last summer a trim guy with wavy brown hair, high cheekbones, and a broad smile could be found making Whoppers, working the drive-through window, and scrubbing bathrooms at a Burger King in Miami. His name was Daniel... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Syncsort CEO: You May Be Smart, But Can You Manage...
    NYT - Jul 25
    Lonne Jaffe, Chief Executive of Syncsort, on the Importance of Setting Priorities. Read »
    4 days ago
  • Ousted Market Basket CEO Offers To Buy Troubled...
    Reuters - Jul 25
    Arthur T. Demoulas, former chief executive officer of the DeMoulas Market Basket supermarket chain, said he wants to buy the company to rescue it from the turmoil triggered by a family feud and employee revolt. Read »
    4 days ago
  • Leadership Ethics: Why It Always Matters
    Switch and Shift - Jul 25
    Do you really want your company to thrive? Do The Right Thing. Always. And uphold the others you work with to, as well. Read »
    4 days ago
  • 4 Things To Remember About Being The Boss
    Inc - Jul 25
    Understand how your role as a leader affects your organization and your bottom line. Read »
    4 days ago