• 7 Ways Your Business Can Support Social Impact
    Switch and Shift - Mar 5
    Welcome to the Social Age, where an amazing 94 percent of consumers would switch brands to one that actively supports a cause. As more leaders realize that the majority of businesses will be far more socially-aware in the... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Applying The Digital Mindset To Management
    Switch and Shift - Feb 18
    Every twenty years or so, a new generation comes into the workforce, and the rest of us, quite frankly, freak out about it. Today, it is the Millennial generation (born 1982 to 2004) that is upsetting the apple cart, with... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The 7 Attributes Of CEOs Who Get Social Media
    HBR - Dec 3
    Peter Aceto, the CEO of Tangerine, recently said in The Globe and Mail, “I would rather engage in a Twitter conversation with a single customer than see our company attempt to attract the attention of millions in a coveted... Read »
    4 months ago
  • 6 Reasons Startup CEOs Can’t Afford To Be...
    HuffPo - Nov 26
    Do today's startup CEOs have an advantage over their corporate counterparts? Are they more likely to be digital natives -- and therefore leverage social media more effectively than old-school leaders? In A World Gone... Read »
    4 months ago
  • The Social CEO (Infographic)
    CEO.com - Nov 25
    Are you stuck on the social media sidelines? The CEOs of the Fortune 500 are starting to get it: sociability matters. A new report from CEO.com and Domo examines the social presence of top business leaders to reveal... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Real Leaders Don’t Follow
    Fox Business - Nov 18
    The data is mind-boggling: Twitter users send 500 million tweets a day. A billion people watch 6 billion hours of YouTube videos every month. Advertisers are falling all over themselves to get at Facebook’s 1.3 billion... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Tales Of The Boss Who Can’t Tweet
    BBC - Nov 4
    It’s hard to picture a more idyllic childhood setting than where Raman Singh grew up more than a decade ago. Her playground was the cattle farms and acres of corn fields that surrounded her home in the rural county of... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Executive Meltdowns: 5 Notably Salty C-Suite Twitter...
    Fortune - Oct 29
    Social media and business executives don’t always mix. Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Tuesday to vent his frustration with a recent report in the Wall Street Journal — the publication claimed sales were down,... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Are You A Social CEO?
    HuffPo - Oct 29
    Richard Branson lives large on social media, weaving stories about a life lived on the edge in Read »
    5 months ago
  • Why Our Complex World Needs Connective Leadership
    Switch and Shift - Oct 15
    “Diversity trumps ability” as a sufficiently diverse, large group of non-experts often outperforms a small group of experts,” found Future Perfect author Steven Johnson. In our increasingly complex, disruptive world,... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Get On Board With Social Media Or Step Aside
    BBC - Oct 15
    “Do you use Twitter?” It was a simple question I’d asked my seatmate, the chairman of a large multinational retail firm, at a dinner for board directors a couple of years ago. With barely concealed incredulity he... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Twitter Lessons For The Boss
    BBC - Oct 10
    J T O’Donnell signed onto Twitter in 2009, determined to figure it out. As the owner of a company that offers career coaching, she knew she needed to master social networking. Three weeks went by without much success.... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Why Social Media Is Now Indispensible For CEOs
    Business Insider - Sep 23
    The current stampede to embrace social media as a valuable business tool has kicked up a big cloud of dust and created new layers of confusion for chief executives and other leaders. Most CEOs sense that social media... Read »
    6 months ago
  • Mark Cuban: The Big Mistake You Don’t Know You’re...
    Inc - Sep 15
    Remember back when the big concern about online privacy was mainly about browser cookies? The digital profiles generated by social media accounts and text messaging will one day "put Minority Report to shame," says... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Becoming A Thought Leader: 5 Ways To Prove You Know...
    Forbes - Sep 15
    Thought leadership is not that complicated. But it’s not easy, either. Like anything worth doing, it requires focus, confidence, and courage. Read »
    7 months ago