• To Lead More Effectively, Be Willing To Show Your...
    CEO.com - Nov 19
    Think about remarkably successful entrepreneurs. They're logical. They're rational. In the face of crisis or danger or even gross incompetence, they remain steely-eyed, focused and on point. They don't get angry--or at... Read »
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  • How To Communicate Effectively At Work
    Forbes - Nov 18
    The title of Karen Friedman’s more recent book isn’t exactly subtle. Shut Up And Say Something: Business Communication Strategies to Overcome Challenges and Influence Listeners lays out her no-nonsense philosophy about... Read »
    2 days ago
  • The Small Personal Risks That Actually Change Behavior
    CEO.com - Nov 18
    One of the things I love about my synagogue is its commitment to inclusiveness. The community welcomes people of all faiths and integrates practices from other traditions. This year on Yom Kippur, the Day of Repentance, the... Read »
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  • Are Optimists Or Pessimists Better Leaders?
    Forbes - Nov 17
    Here’s a question to ponder: Is it better to have an optimist or a pessimist leading your family organization? Read »
    2 days ago
  • Sometimes Being Wrong Can Be More Valuable Than Being...
    Forbes - Nov 17
    Alexandre Dumas is thought to be the first person who said, “nothing succeeds like success.” Read »
    3 days ago
  • Working To Strengthen Your Leadership? Accept More...
    Forbes - Nov 17
    Relationships built on connecting with others are the heart of leadership. Read »
    3 days ago
  • Brevity Makes You Look And Sound Like A Leader
    Inc - Nov 13
    Hope springs eternal whenever anyone steps to the front of the room. And then hope dies. The speaker is a mere mortal. He wants to tell us everything he knows about the process for installing hydraulic pumps in nuclear... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Golden Rules Of Thought Leadership
    Inc - Nov 12
    All Thought Leaders are experts in their industry, but not all experts in their industry are Thought Leaders. It's a title reserved for only the most elite, and there's no guaranteed path to get there. Much like getting a... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 10 Tips And Quotes From The Best Leadership Books Of...
    Inc - Nov 7
    These are the best business books of the year on leadership, with a tip and quote that helps you decide if you want to read more from that author. Read »
    1 week ago
  • An Exercise To Become A More Powerful Listener
    HBR - Nov 6
    Listening is often considered the softest of the soft skills. So the idea of being a powerful listener can seem like an oxymoron. And yet, my work with executives has taught me that when they really listen to discover what... Read »
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  • Trust As The Differentiator
    Switch and Shift - Nov 6
    In in his recent book Flash Boys, Michael Lewis discusses how high-frequency traders rig the most iconic symbol of global capitalism – the US stock market. In an interview with Steve Croft of 60 Minutes earlier this year,... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 5 Keys To Gaining The Trust Of Your Employees
    Inc - Nov 4
    As a manager, you have one job that supersedes all others and that is gaining the trust of your employees. Don't be fooled by the phrasing, it sounds a lot easier than it actually is. It takes time, work, and dedication. If... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 9 Ways To Dramatically Improve Your Presentations And...
    CEO.com - Nov 4
    Some people like to learn from mistakes. Others prefer to learn by finding out what to do instead of what not to do. Here’s some great advice from Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 7 Ways To Be The Boss Everyone Loves To Work For
    Inc - Oct 31
    Fittingly, the subject of bosses came up during our end of Summer Labor Day bar-be-que, and what struck those of us gathered was how few good leaders we had worked for, back in the days when we were employed by someone... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • You Have To Teach People How To Treat You
    Business Insider - Oct 30
    We teach others how to treat us. Like it or not, it is the truth. This truth, this code, has been one of life's hardest lessons for me to learn. It wasn't until recently that I started to truly grasp the importance of how... Read »
    3 weeks ago