• 6 Reasons Startup CEOs Can’t Afford To Be...
    HuffPo - Nov 26
    Do today's startup CEOs have an advantage over their corporate counterparts? Are they more likely to be digital natives -- and therefore leverage social media more effectively than old-school leaders? In A World Gone... Read »
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  • What Social-Sector Leaders Need To Succeed
    McKinsey - Nov 26
    It’s no secret that high-performing leadership is synonymous with private-sector success. Nor is there any shortage of research into the leadership qualities that matter most, their potential impact on financial... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Leaders: Develop An Attitude Of Gratitude
    Inc - Nov 26
    Back in 1999, while pursuing my PhD at NYU Stern, I spent some time working as a hostess at Union Square Cafe in order to better understand the restaurant's organizational culture. On my very first day as a hostess, I... Read »
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  • 3 Personalities That Help Teams Shine
    Switch and Shift - Nov 26
    There’s something inherently powerful about a group of individuals working together to accomplish a common goal. Business is no different. Teams are at the core of how business gets done. As the manager of a team of... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The Most Powerful Person In The Room
    BBC - Nov 26
    "Who is the most powerful person you've ever met?" That was the question I was asked by a 17-year-old student at a local school where I was giving a talk about business, ethics and careers. The question stayed with me,... Read »
    2 days ago
  • How To Turn An Underperformer Into An Ideal Employee
    Entrepreneur - Nov 26
    A good leader knows how to motivate employees so they'll perform at their highest level. Workplace conflicts, however, sometimes arise and may interfere with an employee’s professionalism and performance. Some managers... Read »
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  • Want Success In Business? Learn To Tell A Story
    Inc - Nov 26
    Years ago I was writing a white paper for a company. "We want it to sound like something from the Harvard Business Review," they said. There was no data, no explicit research, just their opinion on a technical topic. I... Read »
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  • Why Marc Benioff Thinks Every Leader Should Meditate
    CEO.com - Nov 26
    The day-to-day stresses of a CEO are immeasurable. Between travel and long hours at the office, a CEO’s life is fast-paced and quick moving, rarely allowing for moments of peace and quiet. Meetings are scheduled back to... Read »
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  • Mentor Or Best Friend: Which Management Style Is Best?
    Fast Company - Nov 25
    For decades, managers led with a heavy hand from corner offices. They demanded respect and expected employees to follow their direction. It was all about command and control, but the power-suit/power-lunch boss is a dinosaur... Read »
    3 days ago
  • How To Create A Results-Oriented Culture
    Inc - Nov 25
    Creating a results-oriented culture doesn't start by finding people who are results-oriented. It starts by defining the results you want to achieve, and then finding people who are capable and motivated to achieve them. Read »
    3 days ago
  • Why Open Leadership Has Become Essential
    Forbes - Nov 25
    You would not be reading this if open source software did not exist. Without open source standards, the Internet would not exist. This article would not exist. Those of you whose parents met on Match.com would not exist. All... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Making Dumb Groups Smarter
    HBR - Nov 25
    Since the beginning of human history, people have made decisions in groups. As the saying goes, two heads are better than one. If so, then three heads should be better than two, and four better still. With a hundred or a... Read »
    3 days ago
  • 3 Unorthodox Paths To Becoming A Better Boss
    Entrepreneur - Nov 25
    All business owners want to be good bosses. But, the road between desire and reality is not easy to traverse. Not everybody can be a good boss and far fewer become truly successful bosses. As somebody who is running the... Read »
    3 days ago
  • How Failure Could Get You To The C-Suite
    Fortune - Nov 25
    As I wrote in a previous article for Fortune, Latin America has very few female CEOs. So this question really hits home and is one that I hope to hear asked more and more. Here are a few valuable lessons I have learned in my... Read »
    3 days ago
  • The Top Mistakes Managers Make When Having Difficult...
    Fast Company - Nov 25
    If you’re a manager, you’re no doubt more than familiar with the sweaty palms and butterflies that come with having to deliver bad news. From a poor performance review to firing an employee, the most stressful... Read »
    3 days ago