• 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 »
    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
  • 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 »
    2 days ago
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 3 Smart Moves by Intel Corporation’s Management
    Fox Business - Jan 4
    I have often been critical of microprocessor giant Intel's (NASDAQ: INTC) execution in many areas, ranging from its ill-fated efforts to build mobile applications processors to its recent stumbles in chip manufacturing... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 3 CEO Skills That Create A High-Performing Culture
    Forbes - Jan 4
    It took patience, but Bernard Dalichau was able to cultivate an environment in which open communication became one of the driving forces of Lavender Home Care Solutions’ success. Joe Calloway, an author of seven books... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • The Single Most Important Management Question to Ask...
    Forbes - Jan 3
    One of the greatest obstacles to managerial effectiveness is the inevitable challenge posed by multitasking. For an individual contributor, job-focus comes more easily. Managers often have multiple functions of nearly equal... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Three Leadership Lessons I Learned By Walking In My...
    CEO.com - Dec 5
    Neither starting a family nor leading a sales team is easy. Juggling both, I learned, is nearly impossible. Back in 1993, I began at California Casualty as a fresh-eyed sales consultant. Two years into my role, I... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Ten Books That Famous CEOs Loved Reading
    Business Insider - Nov 28
    Reading is a great way to acquire new information, come up with creative ideas, and learn worthwhile tips that can improve your personal and professional life, so it's no wonder some of the world's biggest business leaders... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Managing Multiparty Innovation
    HBR - Oct 26
    On an October morning in 2015, inside an aging beer factory in the Tempelhof neighborhood of Berlin, a group of people assembled amid idle machinery in the hope of transforming their respective industries with a novel... Read »
    2 months ago
  • What To Do When Your Peer Becomes Your Boss
    HBR - Oct 25
    Your colleague just got a promotion. Now, instead of being your peer, she’s your boss. Does your relationship need to change? Should you act differently, or expect her to treat you differently? In other words, how do you... Read »
    2 months ago
  • 13 Signs That Someone Is About To Quit, According To...
    HBR - Oct 21
    Despite a century of speculation by managers and scholars, we know very little about whether certain cues or signs exhibited by employees can predict whether they’re about to quit. To help managers and companies... Read »
    2 months ago