• Millennials Aren’t Lazy and Entitled — They May...
    CEO.com - Jan 27
    For many leaders, bringing Millennials on board feels like risky business. Millennials are lazy, entitled and in need of constant praise, or so the stereotypes say. Many leaders fear that Millennial employees require lots of... Read »
    1 day ago
  • 5 Unlikely Lessons We Can Learn From Historic Leaders
    Business Insider - Jan 27
    It can be hard for us to see sometimes how history relates to our own lives. There don’t seem to be many similarities between the world today and the world that we read about in our history books. Our ancestors faced... Read »
    1 day ago
  • 7 Steps That Lead To More Effective Leaders
    Switch and Shift - Jan 26
    Imagine a version of your organization that executes better, faster, and more consistently. Picture leaders who are aware of their strengths and weaknesses and have clarity around the kind of leaders they want and need to... Read »
    1 day ago
  • One Word: Inspire
    Great Leaders Serve - Jan 26
    Over the last twelve months, I have written several posts in the One Word series. These are words leaders think about often. Some of the featured words have included Momentum, Team, Hope, Vision and Diversity. Today, the... Read »
    1 day ago
  • How C-Level Executives Really Feel About Big Data
    CEO.com - Jan 26
    As big data begins to inform decision-making at every level of the organization, C-level executives have entered a dynamic environment that explores how data analytics translate into business value. Some executives appear... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Why The Best Leaders Aren’t Afraid To Make Mistakes
    Fortune - Jan 23
    My father gave me my first leadership role when I was only 13 years old – managing our family-owned ice cream shop. As a manager, I had to quickly learn what went into running a small business — everything from hiring... Read »
    4 days ago
  • The Algorithmic CEO
    Fortune - Jan 22
    The single greatest instrument of change in today’s business world, and the one that is creating major uncertainties for an ever-growing universe of companies, is the advancement of mathematical algorithms and their... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Why Managers Need To Be Leaders
    HuffPo - Jan 22
    Anyone within an organization has the potential to become a leader, but managers MUST be leaders. In schools and in our organizations we have been taught and conditioned to believe that managers and leaders are two separate... Read »
    5 days ago
  • 5 Ways To Shake Up Your Offices
    Fortune - Jan 22
    For most companies, the marketing strategy is the same as the overall growth strategy—yet marketing is often viewed as glorified sales support. To really ignite growth, the CEO should work directly with the marketing team... Read »
    5 days ago
  • 5 Proven Ways To Lead In The Fast Lane
    Switch and Shift - Jan 22
    Do you recognize the feeling that time seems to go more rapidly as you grow older? Apart from this psychological effect of time, something is really happening to time as well. According to Moore’s law, technological... Read »
    5 days ago
  • Why Some CEOs And Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders
    Entrepreneur - Jan 22
    CEOs are expected to have all the answers. Many people think they have earned this distinguished title through brilliant decision making, superb business instincts and savvy insights. But just because someone is a CEO... Read »
    5 days ago
  • How Human-Centered Leaders Follow Principles That...
    Switch and Shift - Jan 21
    Many think of leadership and power as a peanut butter and chocolate combination. They just go together. There is power in being a leader yet too often leaders put the objective of power above doing the right thing and... Read »
    6 days ago
  • What Is Your Competitive Advantage?
    Great Leaders Serve - Jan 21
    What differentiates you from your competitors? What will separate you in a crowded marketplace? What is your organization’s competitive advantage? I hope these are the type questions you and your leaders are asking. The... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Not Every Problem Needs A Solution
    Lolly Daskal - Jan 21
    The day started out like every other day. The bus driver went to the garage and started up his bus, just as he had done every day for many years. He drove his bus route, just as he did every day, with no problems or... Read »
    6 days ago
  • What Leaders Can Learn From America’s...
    Forbes - Jan 21
    Cody Keenan knows how to tell a good story. He’s such a good storyteller, in fact, that his words were heard by millions of people Tuesday night during Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech. Cody Keenan is the... Read »
    6 days ago