• How To Deliver Criticism So Employees Pay Attention
    Harvard Business Review - Jan 19
    In my college days I ranked among the top 10 women divers in the United States. I got that far not just because I worked hard — practicing every day in four-to-six-hour sessions — but also because I had an extremely... Read »
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  • 10 Leadership Blind Spots That Can Trigger Business...
    Forbes - Jan 19
    When you look closely at what triggers crises in organizations, you often see that there is a major leadership oversight or blind spot that has allowed the crisis to exist in the first place – and then grow, unrecognized,... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • Leadership: Global Trends To Navigate in 2017
    Huffington Post - Jan 19
    Change is a constant. Business leaders cannot rely on a rear-view mirror in a fast changing world. Existing business models are under threat and strategies and tactics needs to be continuously challenged to future-fit your... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • Change Is The Constant In Modern Wealth Management
    Forbes - Jan 19
    Melissa Sexton, CFA is the head of Investment Risk for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, overseeing fee-based asset management activities. Prior to this, she spent 10 years as Chief Risk Officer at two different hedge funds... Read »
    3 hours ago
  • Why Trust In Leadership Leads To Better Employee...
    Forbes - Jan 17
    Trust is one of those softer management qualities that people usually believe are good but whose value they have a hard time quantifying. Which is why I was pleased to see a new study from the Ken Blanchard Companies... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Do Effective Leaders Use Fear Or Love In The...
    Entrepreneur - Jan 17
    It’s the age-old leadership question: Is it better to be loved or feared? And an August study published online in the "Journal of Business and Psychology" finds there are advantages and disadvantages to both. The... Read »
    2 days ago
  • This Slack VP Has The Cheat Codes For Leadership
    Observer - Jan 17
    Leadership can’t be faked, but it can be hacked a little. Michael Lopp has worked for Apple, Pinterest, Peter Thiel’s shadowy intel company—Palantir and now he runs the engineering team at Slack, the cloud-based... Read »
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  • How Will Leadership Change In The Cognitive Era?
    Forbes - Jan 17
    Technological innovation is continuing to accelerate on a hockey stick growth curve. Companies like IBM, Microsoft, Facebook, and Amazon are bringing cognitive computing capability to the masses. And it’s only a matter of... Read »
    2 days ago
  • How We Became An Industry Leader With Zero Advertising
    Inc. - Jan 17
    In five years, I took my business (an award-winning coaching studio) to the top of its industry. My studio helps Hollywood celebrities, world leaders, CEOs, politicians, executives, lawyers, and other industry leaders... Read »
    2 days ago
  • True Leaders Believe Dissent Is an Obligation
    Harvard Business Review - Jan 13
    These are head-spinning times for those of us who think about the best ways to lead and the most effective ways to compete. What defines acceptable personal behavior (let alone behavior worth emulating) among public... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Cracking The Code On Leadership: Three Ways To A More...
    Forbes - Jan 13
    Business success depends on a strong culture, which must be nurtured by great leadership. That's why most HR professionals will say that identifying and cultivating strong leaders is a top priority. In fact, a... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Agile Project Management: A Beginner’s Guide
    CIO - Jan 13
    If you're new to project management and the agile methodology, the answers to these 10 questions will arm you with the information you need to get started. And if you're a project management veteran, these frequently asked... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Without Management Standards Your Company...
    Entrepreneur - Jan 13
    There’s an old saying in business: If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it. When it comes to improving the effectiveness of an organization’s managers, many companies struggle to distinguish the good, the... Read »
    5 days ago
  • A Simple Strategy to Keep Your Best Employees from...
    CNBC - Jan 13
    When I speak to some of the largest employers in the world, they unanimously agree that their biggest challenge is retention. Many employees, especially Millennials, are unable to see a career path at their current... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Leadership Lessons In Reinventing Yourself And...
    Forbes - Jan 6
    Two years ago, I reached a point where I was experiencing borderline burnout for several months. I was the director of the Pyxis consulting team and I was struggling to balance training sessions, clients, business... Read »
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