• How To Think Outside The (Crackerjacks) Box To Be A...
    Forbes - May 25
    Leadership lessons are everywhere, assuming you take the time to observe, reflect and grasp the impact they’ve had on you. For example, my first summer job, selling peanuts, popcorn and Crackerjacks at a minor league... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • What Blue Collar America Can Teach Us About Leadership
    Forbes - May 25
    In rural and “Rust Belt” America, “doing” jobs in industries like farming, warehouse work, and manufacturing can greatly outnumber “thinking” jobs. The divide can be dramatic — many blue-collar workers and... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • In Just 3 Words, LinkedIn’s CEO Taught A...
    Inc. - May 25
    I've been following LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner for a while, and I really admire his vision for the company. Of course, a company is only as great as its employees. At the recently held ASU GSV Summit, Weiner revealed the... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • Cyber Giant Tanium Raises $100 Million, CEO Defiant...
    Fortune - May 25
    Tanium is a bit like the Uber of cyber-security companies. The California startup is good at what it does, commands an eye-popping valuation, and is led by a mercurial CEO whose aggressive tactics sometimes rub people the... Read »
    17 hours ago
  • How To Instantly Reduce Stress, According To Science
    Inc. - May 24
    Contrary to popular belief, stress is not an automatic reaction to situations that most people find stressful. Stress is the result of how your brain interprets a situation rather than the situation itself. This is not to... Read »
    1 day ago
  • What To Do When Leadership Stress Leads To Addiction
    Forbes - May 24
    Every leader works tirelessly to make their organization a success. That often means handling issues that arise and coming up with strategies when the unexpected occurs. Pressures can quickly mount when all eyes are on the... Read »
    1 day ago
  • 10 Thought Leaders You Should Be Following To Be More...
    Inc. - May 24
    People are spending an enormous amount of time each day checking social media. A recent study showed teens are spending as much as nine hours a day and the average person is spending roughly two hours. In today's... Read »
    1 day ago
  • IKEA Has A New CEO
    Fortune - May 24
    IKEA Group, the owner of most IKEA budget furniture stores worldwide, said on Wednesday it had picked company veteran Jesper Brodin to be its new chief executive, replacing Peter Agnefjall who will leave the company. The... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Three Ways You Can Put Your Employees First
    Forbes - May 23
    As technology becomes an increasing force in the workplace and a new generation brings its talents to the table, organizations must evolve or risk stagnation. And not tomorrow – today. Why the urgency? People precede... Read »
    2 days ago
  • How Leaders Can Push Employees Without Stressing Them...
    Harvard Business Review - May 23
    One of the most interesting findings of a recent HBR article on team chemistry is that the types of people who become leaders within organizations are about 30% less likely than their coworkers to feel stressed out. As the... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Reed Hastings’ Story About The Founding Of...
    CNBC - May 23
    Fifteen years ago today, Netflix went public. But how the co-founders came up with the idea for the revolutionary entertainment service is still unclear. Originally, CEO Reed Hastings told several outlets said he got the... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Wants To Colonize The Moon
    New York Post - May 23
    Amazon has conquered American retail — now it’s aiming for the stars. Company chief Jeff Bezos wants to colonize the moon — and he wants to be the one to deliver everything needed to build the new city. “I... Read »
    2 days ago
  • 6 Questions You Should Ask To Choose Work That Will...
    Inc. - May 22
    Being an entrepreneur isn't easy. The movies and media sometimes make it look glamorous -- entrepreneurs and people in business for themselves get to be their own bosses, they set their own hours, and do what they want.... Read »
    3 days ago
  • 3 Business Picture Books We Recommend
    Fortune - May 22
    1. Friction: Passion Brands in the Age of Disruption by Jeff Rosenblum and Jordan Berg Read »
    3 days ago
  • The Dark Side Of Giving Employees Unlimited Time Off
    Inc. - May 22
    A reader writes: We're thinking about implementing an unlimited paid time off program in my company, in which if you need a day, or a week, you take the time and aren't bound by a certain number of days you can take in a... Read »
    3 days ago