• Distinguishing Qualities That Define True Leaders:...
    CEO.com - Aug 31
    Abraham Lincoln reviewed his troops at least 62 times during the Civil War, and they admired him for it. In “366 Days in Abraham Lincoln’s Presidency,” Stephen A. Wynalda chronicled the troops’ reactions. “Lincoln... Read »
    10 hours ago
  • 5 Undeniable Reasons Every CEO Needs an Exit Strategy...
    CEO.com - Aug 19
    Whether you’re looking to flip your company quickly and walk away with a bundle of cash or hoping to see your “baby” grow over time, there’s one thing you need in your entrepreneurial tool belt: a quality exit... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Successful CEOs And Failure-to-Launch Children:...
    CEO.com - Aug 14
    Failure-to-launch syndrome is the inability of a young adult to leave home and become independent and self-reliant. This is an ever-increasing issue; more specifically, this syndrome can be linked to the children of... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • How To Train And Retain Your Employees Better
    CEO.com - Aug 13
    Think back to your first day at your current job. You probably made some judgments, both good and bad, the moment you arrived at the office. Well, your new hires will do the same. And those judgments can potentially... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Abandon False Hope
    CEO.com - Aug 12
    Bonaparte said “a leader is a dealer in hope." And to a large degree, that’s true. Having a motivated team engage a tricky problem is far easier and more productive to lead than trying to corral a dejected and... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Billy Joel’s Management Lessons For CEOs
    CEO.com - Aug 7
    There was a recent article in the New Yorker about “Piano Man” rock star Billy Joel that was not only very entertaining to read, but also had some surprising lessons for CEOs. Although Billy Joel isn’t releasing new... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • How CEOs Can Use Technology To Satisfy Every...
    CEO.com - Aug 6
    The millennial generation will make up the majority of the American workforce this year, and you’ve probably noticed a dramatic evolution of your workflow structure and workplace atmosphere as a result. Rather than... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 7 Things Great Leaders Say Everyday
    CEO.com - Aug 5
    When you think about successful leaders what characteristics or qualities come to mind? Their grand ability to inspire, communicate with their fellow employees and earn their respect and trust is an innate and profound... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • The 3 Ways People Respond To Career Disasters
    CEO.com - Aug 3
    It’s not how hard you fall, but how you pick yourself up that really matters. That is what we learned from 9000+ responses to our HBR survey on bouncing back from career setbacks. Resilience alone won’t cut it—you need... Read »
    4 weeks ago
  • The Power Of Meeting Your Employees’ Needs
    CEO.com - Jul 31
    What stands in the way of our being more satisfied and productive at work? That’s the fundamental question we sought to answer in a survey we conducted with HBR last fall. More than 19,000 people, at all levels in... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Win Over Executives By Proving Customers Support Your...
    CEO.com - Jul 30
    Despite how much has been written about corporate innovation, it still presents a big challenge. On one hand, senior executives encourage employees to develop new products and services. On the other, they don’t want to... Read »
    1 month ago
  • That Time I Totally Screwed Up My Employee Training
    CEO.com - Jul 29
    A few years ago, I was consulting for a big software company in a key role for the R&D team. We started to use a new software application and the software vendor offered an additional opportunity to invest in employee... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Distinguishing Qualities That Define True Leaders
    CEO.com - Jul 27
    Leadership is the uniquely consistent and defining force behind great, enduring organizations. All of the best strategies, creative ideas and brilliant game plans cannot succeed or be sustained without strong, effective... Read »
    1 month ago
  • What Most Entrepreneurs Don’t Know About Focus
    Inc - Jul 23
    Any entrepreneur will admit that it's important to focus. The task of the entrepreneur is intense and mentally-demanding. The surefire way to fail is to lose focus. You've got to focus. But focus on what? It's one... Read »
    1 month ago
  • How To Make The Most Of The Company’s Location...
    CEO.com - Jul 23
    What do Texas, Montana, and Florida all have in common? According to a recent Gallup survey of 166,409 U.S. adults, these states have some of the highest levels of employee engagement nationwide. The survey, conducted... Read »
    1 month ago