• The World’s 50 Greatest Leaders
    Fortune - Mar 26
    These ­extraordinary men and women are transforming business, govern­ment, philanthropy, and so much more. Here, our second annual list. Read more about the list here: Read »
    19 hours ago
  • Are You A ‘Human Leader’?
    Forbes - Mar 26
    Last week I featured part 1 of my conversation with the CEO of Barry-Wehmiller, Bob Chapman. He runs a manufacturing company of around 8,000 employees and is one of the only CEOs I have ever met that actually puts people... Read »
    19 hours ago
  • If Mother Nature Was Your CEO
    Switch and Shift - Mar 25
    “Nature is the world’s most effective designer” according to Frank Stephenson, Design Director at McLaren Automotive. Looking at what nature has created over millions of years of evolution to get to the ‘perfect... Read »
    1 day ago
  • The Right Voice For A Leader
    Forbes - Mar 25
    What’s the best voice for influencing others and dominating the herd? A recent study found that male horses with the deeper whinny appeal more to female horses and generally fared better in the DNA sweepstakes. Similar... Read »
    1 day ago
  • The Most Important Part Of Leadership
    Great Leaders Serve - Mar 25
    Most leaders don’t understand what REALLY determines their success. We mistakenly believe our trajectory is determined by what we can do. This is a half-truth. As I look back on my career, I’m not sure when I discovered... Read »
    1 day ago
  • 12 Habits Of Exceptional Leaders
    LinkedIn - Mar 25
    One of the most popular Dilbert comic strips in the cartoon’s history begins with Dilbert’s boss relaying senior leadership’s explanation for the company’s low profits. In response to his boss, Dilbert asks... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Report: CEO Apologies Are Overused, But Sincere
    CEO.com - Mar 25
    Recently, my team and I completed a new piece of global research in partnership with KRC Research, called The CEO Reputation Premium: Gaining Advantage in the Engagement Era. For this survey, we interviewed over 1,750 large... Read »
    1 day ago
  • What Leonard Nimoy Taught Me Taught Me About...
    Switch and Shift - Mar 24
    I grew up in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and one evening my father came home with a 12-inch, black-and-white television. Remarkably, this little TV found a place in our kitchen, and every night at 6 p.m. we sat down for... Read »
    2 days ago
  • High Performance Organizations Build The Bench
    Great Leaders Serve - Mar 23
    The Chess Not Checkers project set out to discover the “secrets” of High Performance Organizations (HPO). Our team spent years to determine what separates the best from all the rest. In the end, we identified four... Read »
    3 days ago
  • What Women Teach Us About Leadership
    HuffPo - Mar 20
    Last Spring, I was a speaker at Generation W, an annual event held in Jacksonville that inspires, educates and connects women of all generations. There were numerous quotes and presentations that inspired me that day, but,... Read »
    6 days ago
  • How New Leaders Can Keep Their Nerve And Avoid...
    Forbes - Mar 20
    Countless books and articles have been written about what might be termed “the grander aspects” of leadership – the need to have a vision, the ability to decide on and execute a strategy, the importance of... Read »
    6 days ago
  • CEOs Who Serve The Public Good
    CEO.com - Mar 20
    Milton Friedman was a brilliant economist but his unabashed championship of free markets has had an unfortunate impact on society. One area where this is particularly noteworthy is his notion that the sole duty of managers... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Are Your Managers Having The Right Conversations?
    CEO.com - Mar 19
    Wishing your employees were a little more engaged, energized and productive? The good news is you may not have to spend a lot of additional time or money to improve these results. Research suggests you simply need to start... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 6 Ways To Be An Effective Leader
    Entrepreneur - Mar 18
    One of the greatest challenges of starting a new company is convincing employees, vendors, clients and talent to entrust their futures to an organization with an untested track record. A good leader will steer the company... Read »
    1 week ago
  • 3 Things CEOs Worry About The Most
    HBR - Mar 17
    CEOs have a lot to worry about, but what are their greatest concerns? What keeps them awake at night? We interviewed 24 CEOs and asked them to name the biggest challenges facing their organizations. (Please note that titles... Read »
    1 week ago