Goals

Set Goals For This Year With These 3 Questions

Entrepreneur - January 6, 2014

It's easy to let go of the past and move on with the present. Surely, you're already thinking about how much bigger and better this year is going to be. But, before too much time passes, there is one activity every... Read »

New Year’s Resolutions From 10 Young Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur - January 2, 2014

Entrepreneurs are the masters of to-do lists, calendars and organization. We set goals in our sleep and evaluate our successes and failures daily. Read »

Make Sure You Achieve Your 2014 Leadership Goals

Great Leadership - December 30, 2013

It’s that time of year when many of us, with the best of intentions will write a leadership development plan, or establish goals for the upcoming year. Unfortunately, most of us will fail to achieve those goals. Read »

5 Tips To Never Miss A Deadline

Entrepreneur - December 24, 2013

Some goals feel so out of reach, figuring out how to achieve them seems impossible. But in reality, everything in life is accomplished exactly the same way: one step at a time. Read »

Start Strong: Your Plan For The First 100 Days Of 2014

Inc - December 19, 2013

It's a lot easier to finish strong when you start strong. The first 100 days of 2014 will set the tone for your success the remainder of the year. Here's how to make a plan. Read »

6 Things Successful Companies Have In Common

Inc - December 2, 2013

This researcher interviewed 200 successful start-ups to find out what they all had in common. How does your company stack up? Read »

Ignoring This Issue Could Ruin Your Company

CEO.com - October 7, 2013

As a leader, you probably have two big questions: How are my people executing on my strategy, and are my new resources onboarding into this strategy? The answer to both of these questions lies within your organization’s... Read »

3 Ways To Set Goals You’ll Actually Achieve

Entrepreneur - September 9, 2013

Much of 2013 has already passed. Are you happy with what you have accomplished over the last several months? What goals still have to be completed? Read »

8 Steps To Turn Your Dreams Into Goals

Fast Company - August 26, 2013

While everyone’s life looks different, I believe that with a little work, most people can spend more time on the things that matter to them, and less on the things that don’t. Read »

10 SXSW Lessons To Apply In Business For 2013

Forbes - March 14, 2013

SXSW Interactive just ended. There were many lessons to be learned about the parallels between surviving SXSW and succeeding as a business owner. Here are 10. Read »

How To Be A Great CEO

Forbes - March 14, 2013

There is one thing that sets all CEOs apart from every other position and it’s the first item in the definition: high-level strategy. A CEO’s primary job is to determine the long-term direction of the company. Read »

4 Steps To Successful Brainstorming

Forbes - March 6, 2013

Almost everybody does brainstorming wrong, Ralph Keeney says, and turns it into an enormous waste of time. He wants to tell you how to do it right. Read »

Are Your Employees Making Progress?

CEO.com - February 20, 2013

Smart leaders know that a sense of momentum is as powerful a motivator as money or praise. Leaders try to motivate their teams to work harder in all sorts of ways: bonuses, pizza parties, trips. All have their place. But... Read »

Really Though, What Drives Employee Engagement?

Chief Executive - January 24, 2013

Exceptional organizations have a two-sided ledger that not only strikes a balance between strategy and culture, but also connects them. Read »

How To Set Goals That Will Keep You Focused

Fast Company - January 2, 2013

Goals aren't just a to-do list. When you set them properly, goals can motivate you to be more productive and give you a greater sense of purpose. Read »