• Stop Avoiding It: Four Tips For Delivering Tough...
    Entrepreneur - Dec 2
    As business owners and team members, we all have to deliver tough messages. At some point, we will have to say the equivalent of that dreaded line, "We need to talk . . ." Why are such conversations so difficult that... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The Top Seven Things Professionals Want More Of, But...
    Forbes - Dec 2
    Over the 11 years I’ve been offering career coaching and leadership development training, I’ve heard from over 100,000 individuals from around the world who share some form of this sentiment: “I don’t know what I... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Four Tips For Digital Leadership Success
    Tech Republic - Dec 2
    Business leaders who embrace digital practices perform better in the marketplace and have more engaged employees, according to a new study from Oxford Economics and SAP. The Leaders 2020 study surveyed more than 4,100... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Six Proven Strategies To Rebound From Failure
    Entrepreneur - Dec 2
    Long before Arianna Huffington launched Huffington Post, 36 publishers rejected her second book. Before Walt Disney built Disneyland, he was told he lacked creativity. Bill Gates’ first company was a disaster, with a... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Balancing Fun And Professionalism At The Holiday...
    Forbes - Dec 2
    Are you planning to attend your office holiday party? I hope so. This is a great occasion to relax and have a good time — and can be a highly anticipated, positive antidote to year-end stress. But anytime you combine fun... Read »
    2 days ago
  • How Domino’s Pizza Reinvented Itself
    HBR - Dec 2
    I spent the last 18 months researching and writing a book on how organizations and leaders can do extraordinary things, even if they operate in pretty ordinary fields. You don’t have to be a programmer in Silicon Valley or... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Three Dangerous Ways You May Be Failing Your Employees
    Entrepreneur - Nov 28
    We spend so much time focusing on the nuances of leadership that we often forget about the very definition of leadership and what we -- as business owners, CEOs, executives and managers -- should tangibly be doing to help... Read »
    6 days ago
  • How Loss Aversion And Conformity Threaten...
    HBR - Nov 28
    To achieve true transformational change, CEOs must have more than a strategic plan. To effect actual change, they need to understand how biases — their own, and their employees’ — can shape behaviors and decisions, and... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Here’s What Happened When I Started Being...
    Fortune - Nov 28
    From the film industry to the White House, diversity is a hot topic across the country. Although attention rightly remains focused on the big social, political, and legal discussions of race, gender, and religion, I’d like... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Nine Things People With Imposter Syndrome Do
    Forbes - Nov 28
    While impostor syndrome isn’t an official diagnosis, most mental health professionals have likely treated someone with it one time or another. In fact, many mental health professionals likely have first-hand experience... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Five Ways To Promote Simplicity And Boost Efficiency
    Entrepreneur - Nov 22
    Complexity kills efficiency; it's as simple as that. This is because when people fail to understand how to perform a task, or are confused about the approach, then they are also more likely to quit at the first sign of... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Change Management: Resistance To Change Is A Myth
    Switch & Shift - Nov 22
    The CEO was clearly exasperated. The HR director was reporting on the slowness of integrating two cultures from a recent acquisition. The change management consultant was pleading for leader patience. “Hell, I can’t... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Five Signs You’re CEO Material
    Business Insider - Nov 22
    Are CEOs born or made? According to entrepreneur-turned-top venture capitalist Ben Horowitz, most of the tricky skills needed to excel are drummed into leaders through years of experience. Likening critical CEO... Read »
    1 week ago
  • No Woman Left Behind
    Switch & Shift - Nov 22
    Over the last 18 years, I have been a leader in various organizations. As my roles became more senior, I began to feel more acutely aware of not only my role as a leader, but the importance of being a senior leader who was... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Traits Of Leaders Who Do Things Fast And Well
    HBR - Nov 22
    An exceptional leader we know would occasionally get a question from his direct reports in a variety of forms but with the common message, “Do you want this done fast or right?” His answer was always the same: “Yes!”... Read »
    1 week ago