• How To Get Over Your Controlling Ways
    Switch and Shift - Jul 30
    There is a famous quote attributed to the legendary race car driver Mario Andretti: If everything appears to be under control, then you’re just not going fast enough. Control is a wonderful thing, but it is... Read »
    19 hours ago
  • 9 Books Elon Musk Thinks Everyone Should Read
    Entrepreneur - Jul 30
    Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies. The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to... Read »
    19 hours ago
  • The Real Reason You Should Give Employees Positive...
    Inc - Jul 30
    There's a really good reason you need to give your employees (or any colleague or coworker) positive feedback. It's not always to create a healthy atmosphere or to make people feel good, although those things are incredibly... Read »
    20 hours 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 day ago
  • 5 Reasons Why Your Team Needs You To Take A Vacation
    Entrepreneur - Jul 21
    If your workday begins and ends without seeing natural daylight, or if you count a company conference as a vacation, a break from the action might be just what the doctor ordered. A well-timed trip can do wonders for mental... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Unexpected Ideas To Get The Best Out Of Your Team
    Inc - Jul 20
    When it comes to motivating your team you're pretty confident you have the basics down. You trust and appreciate them, offer feedback and career development,communicate the value of the work they do, and even ensure they... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 2 Ways To Ensure Your Corporate Culture And Values...
    Forbes - Jul 20
    When you think of your company’s values, what comes to mind? Do they serve as a compass for your organization? A manifesto? Do they hold any weight at all or are they meaningless words on a wall in the lobby of your... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Why Entrepreneurs Have The Upper Hand On Happiness
    Inc - Jul 20
    What is happiness? This age-old question can never really be answered because we each define happiness in a different way. If you're an entrepreneur it's likely that you measure happiness by your achievements–and that is... Read »
    1 week ago
  • How To Make A Team Of Stars Work
    HBR - Jul 20
    In my early years as an executive search consultant in Argentina, I was frequently asked to hire senior investment bankers. Citibank and J.P. Morgan were the leading players in the region at the time, but as I contacted and... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Management Tip: Expect Excellence
    Forbes - Jul 17
    Over my years in management, one of the most powerful things I learned about driving strong performance was one of the simplest: Expect excellence. If as a leader all of your actions and behavior consistently convey that... Read »
    1 week ago
  • How To Avoid Change Leadership Narcissism
    Switch and Shift - Jul 17
    I recently had someone from my teen years pass. Damn – did that blow off the hinges of Pandora’s box that held so many memories from this time and forced a pretty harsh moment of reflection. And talk about a time that... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 15 Songs For Your Leadership Playlist
    Be Leaderly - Jul 17
    So anyway, when it came to running creating my own playlist for my Poised for Leadership workshops and the other corporate and professional women’s events I speak at, I laid out some criteria. The songs needed to be... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 22 Ways To Motivate Your Team
    Inc - Jul 16
    How do you retain your top talent? How do you get the best from your team? Here are 22 simple ways to help you motivate your team. Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 5 Simple Ways To Raise Your Company’s Diversity...
    Inc - Jul 16
    Silicon Valley has a bad reputation when it comes to diversity, but they certainly aren’t the only ones with a problem. If you want your startup to be a place where everyone, regardless of heritage, wants to work and... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • For Leaders, Preparation Trumps Passion
    HBR - Jul 14
    Many would-be entrepreneurs see their passion as the ticket to success. For example, on crowdfunding sites they vie to outdo one another in emphasizing their enthusiasm for their projects. And when it comes to fundraising,... Read »
    2 weeks ago