• Women, Leadership, And 2016
    Boston Globe - Dec 2
    "They're telling us we’ve got this one, Alice,” I said quietly as I stood in front of Alice Paul’s old house on Capitol Hill the night before the election. In 1920, Paul engineered the ratification of the 19th... Read »
    2 days ago
  • It’s Time For Leaders To Stop Dragging Everyone...
    Fortune - Dec 2
    Running a meeting is no easy task. It requires ample planning, effective moderation, and a combination of discipline and flexibility. Meeting leaders want to keep everyone on track and achieve a set objective, usually within... 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
  • How Boards Can Set Up A New CEO For Success
    HBR - Dec 2
    Few people have more experience with CEO successions than Ram Charan. For more than three decades, Charan has been involved in CEO searches in the United States, China, Japan, India, Brazil, and Europe, as a director, an... 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 Blind Spots Sink Leaders: Two Remedies From...
    Forbes - Nov 28
    Pollsters and major media groups that had forecast a narrow victory for veteran politician Hillary Clinton unhappily found themselves on the wrong side of the U.S. presidential election outcome. Despite a well-organized... 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
  • A Recipe For Entrepreneurial Success Requires This...
    Entrepreneur - Nov 28
    What's the key to entrepreneurial success? The answer depends on whom you ask. Some will say you need a great idea. Others will say financing is most critical. Others still will tout the benefits of building and working with... 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
  • The Four Types Of Ineffective Leadership
    HBR - Nov 28
    When I was growing up, one of my favorite television shows was Happy Days, and my favorite character on that show was Arthur Herbert Fonzarelli — or “The Fonz” — who was the epitome of cool. He could tap a vending... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Drowning In A Saturated Market? Your Employees Hold...
    CEO.com - Nov 28
    It’s not uncommon for CEOs of medium- and large-sized companies to find themselves in the middle of competing agendas that threaten the long-term viability of their businesses. They have one or more products that are... Read »
    6 days ago
  • The Danger Of False Delegation In Social...
    Forbes - Nov 28
    For social entrepreneurs, it can often be challenging to ask for help and let go of control over certain aspects of your idea or business. Your idea is where your passion exists, and moving from idea to tangible startup or... 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