• Should You Compete With Amazon Or Sell On Amazon?
    HBR - May 24
    In 2015, 2/3 of U.S. adults shopped online at least monthly, with 1/3 of adults shopping online every week, up from 24% in 2014 (Mintel). As e-commerce grows, online marketplaces like Amazon and Jet continue to improve their... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • Why You Need To Invest In A Leadership Development...
    Entrepreneur - May 24
    The most appealing companies to work for across all business sectors are those that have a strong "promote-from-within" culture. The ability to rise within the ranks of a business is tremendously motivating to your existing... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • How The New Overtime Rules Could Affect Flexibility...
    Washington Post - May 24
    The U.S. Department of Labor says the new overtime rule issued this week would give some 4.2 million additional workers either more money--or more free time. But business groups and lawyers who represent employers say... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • The Honest Truth About Coaching
    Forbes - May 24
    I’m an executive coach to a number of leaders who are making significant strides and rapidly advancing their careers forward, and I can honestly tell you that coaching isn’t for everyone. Here’s why. Read »
    3 hours ago
  • How To Deal With A Quitter
    Entrepreneur - May 24
    I started my skincare company S.W. Basics in 2011, and although we haven't had tons of employees, I've been super proud of the growth of my team. We've gone from one person (yours truly) to three people to eight people in... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • Four Ways To Be More Effective At Execution
    HBR - May 23
    Most people recognize that execution is a critical skill and strive to perform it well, but they may a) underestimate how important it is to their career advancement or b) not realize that you can improve on execution... Read »
    22 hours ago
  • Why Introverts May Be Better At Business Than...
    Entrepreneur - May 23
    Every business environment in the world is comprised of a hodgepodge of individuals, all with different traits that make any workplace unique. But, beyond the obvious differences of race, gender and ethnicity lies something... Read »
    22 hours ago
  • Leadership Relevancy In The Digital Ages
    Switch & Shift - May 23
    Are you ready for digital age leadership relevancy? For full digital transformation? Are you ready for the tsunami of change coming? Is your business? If not, or if you want to get ready, you’ll enjoy this week’s... Read »
    22 hours ago
  • The Secret To Operationalizing Engagement
    Entrepreneur - May 20
    If you don’t know what someone expects from you, you are bound to fail unless you are extremely lucky. If you take the time to learn what someone expects from you, your chance of succeeding increases greatly -- unless they... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Effective Leadership: How To Be More Than Just A Boss
    Forbes - May 20
    There’s “Go” and then there’s “Let’s go.” There’s “Do this” and then there’s “Let’s do this.” As a supervisor, which are you more likely to say? If it’s not the latter, you may want to keep... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Your Whole Company Needs To Be Distinctive, Not Just...
    HBR - May 20
    Ever since the idea of strategy came to the business world in the early 1960s, the goal of differentiation has been paramount. Customers choose the company that gives them value that other companies can’t match. A company... Read »
    4 days ago
  • C-Suite Insights: The Model Of R.E.A.L. Leadership
    Huff Po - May 20
    In my work, I meet business leaders from all over the world who have advice, stories and personal tips to provide. I sit down with these leaders to give them the opportunity to provide current business advice and give a... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Five Ways To Make An Ordinary Idea Extraordinary
    Entrepreneur - May 20
    Ideas are a resource in the entrepreneurial world, almost functioning as a kind of currency. The more ideas you have, and the better they are, the better you’ll fare against your competition, especially over the long haul.... Read »
    4 days ago
  • Paying Skilled Workers More Would Create More Skilled...
    HBR - May 20
    When computers made their way into workplaces, in the 1980s, typists had a problem. As computers replaced traditional typewriters, the skills of typists who did not know how to work with a word processor grew obsolete.... Read »
    4 days ago
  • How To Get Smart About Your Mobile Security Practices
    CEO.com - May 20
    When the first IBM Simon smartphone debuted about 20 years ago, according to Business Insider, only a few could have imagined how indispensable these devices would become in our daily lives. Many now rely on smartphones for... Read »
    4 days ago