• How One Silicon Valley Insider Got Around Google’s...
    CNBC - Mar 27
    Katie Jacobs Stanton knows how to create her own options. Stanton, a veteran of Twitter, Google, Yahoo and a presidential administration, now serves as chief marketing officer of genetic testing startup Color Genomics.... Read »
    18 hours ago
  • Not Leadership Material? Good. The World Needs...
    New York Times - Mar 27
    In 1934, a young woman named Sara Pollard applied to Vassar College. In those days, parents were asked to fill out a questionnaire, and Sara’s father described her, truthfully, as “more a follower type than a... Read »
    18 hours ago
  • The Eight Laws Of Successful Leadership
    Forbes - Mar 27
    There are certain laws that all successful leaders follow, whether they are conscious of it or not. Over the years of working with incredibly successful people, I've found that to be successful at anything, you need to... Read »
    18 hours ago
  • 7 Traits Of Exceptional Leaders
    Entrepreneur - Mar 24
    Emotions are the universal language. The way the emotions are felt is the same in each of us. What triggers our emotion is individual, but if we can feel our own pain then we can know what it is like for another to feel... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Your Voice As CEO Has Resonance – How Loud...
    Forbes - Mar 24
    You don’t have to be a seasoned employee to know that direction from “the boss” is usually followed. It’s true in nearly every business (and if you know of a thriving company where it’s not, I would love to hear... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Why The Lowly Dandelion Is A Better Metaphor For...
    Harvard Business Review - Mar 24
    Banyans are among the world’s largest and longest-living trees — one in India is more than 200 years old and is reported to be the world’s largest tree. Bigger than the average Wal-Mart, it has a canopy of more than... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Uber President Jeff Jones Is Quitting, Citing...
    Recode - Mar 20
    Jeff Jones, the president of Uber, is quitting the car-hailing company after less than a year. The move by the No. 2 exec, said sources, is directly related to the multiple controversies there, including explosive charges of... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 9 Ways To Recognize A Real Leader
    Entrepreneur - Mar 20
    Leadership is a trait many are quick to claim but few truly deserve. To be a leader does not mean wearing the title of "leader." It's not something you choose to be one minute and then choose not to be the next. A leader... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Does “Radical Candor” Really Work As A...
    Forbes - Mar 15
    A new workplace trend suggests that “radical candor” is the secret to being a good boss. But is blunt criticism an effective way to manage employees? That doesn’t mean that managers should just blurt out whatever is... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Those With The Leadership Fractal Get Ahead Faster
    Inc. - Mar 14
    The way I see it, leadership has four parts:
  • The ability to visualize a course of action
  • Figuring out the best way to get where you're going
  • Putting a plan together to actually get... Read »
1 week ago
  • The Fundamental Differences Between Leadership And...
    Forbes - Mar 13
    Visionary leadership combined with great management achieves the best results. Seems obvious right? Then why do so many companies get it wrong, especially during times of needed change? There are fundamental differences... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The 1 Thing Good Leaders Never Do
    Inc. - Mar 10
    Shortly before legendary management guru Peter Drucker's death in 2005, he made this bold declaration: Increasing the productivity of knowledge workers was "the most important contribution management needs to make in the... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 9 Simple Ways You Can Make Your Employees Happy
    Inc. - Mar 3
    Most leaders agree that employee attitude is a key factor in an organization's success. Whether your employees are fulfilled and motivated or frustrated and disengaged is largely up to you. To keep employees fulfilled,... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Bridgewater Associates, World’s Biggest Hedge Fund,...
    New York Times - Mar 2
    Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of Bridgewater Associates, the world’s biggest hedge fund, is stepping down from its day-to-day operation as he continues to struggle to find a successor to run the firm, known for its... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Leadership Smackdown: Ike Vs. The Donald
    Forbes - Mar 2
    Many commentators have mentioned that, before Donald Trump, Dwight Eisenhower was the last man elected to the presidency without any record of government service. And as everyone knows, running a family real-estate business... Read »
    3 weeks ago