Vision

Keep Your Goals A Secret

Lead Change Group - January 6, 2014

Like most people this time of year, you have likely set some new goals for yourself, your team, or your organization. Read »

The One Big Mistake Visionary CEOs Often Make

Executive Street - November 15, 2013

Visionary CEOs are constantly thinking of the next big thing. That’s great for innovation, but bad for employees who can’t figure out what to work on next. Read »

Why Great CEOs Aren’t Always Great Leaders

Switch & Shift - October 31, 2013

Great CEOs are often people in a race to the future – they’re obsessed with defining the future because they can’t stomach the thought of reacting to a future created by their competitors. Read »

Beware Of The Dark Side Of Success

Inc - October 11, 2013

Sure, you're successful now, but how do you create long-term success for your company? Avoid these red flags like the plague. Read »

8 Questions To Refocus Your Vision For Success

Entrepreneur - September 19, 2013

When you started your business, you knew what you wanted to do. But over time, things can get a little cloudy. Here's how to refocus your vision and achieve success. Read »

Jack Welch On Leading Now And In The Future

LinkedIn - July 26, 2013

Anyone can manage for the short term, and anyone can manage for the long term. The mark of a leader is someone who has the rigor, vision, and courage to do both simultaneously. Read »

CEOs No Longer Can Focus On The Next 100 Years

Quartz - July 25, 2013

It’s a perennial debate among strategy observers: how far out should a leader be thinking about the strategic direction of a firm? Read »

10 Traits Of Great Leaders (And Their Followers)

Inc - July 17, 2013

Without great followers, no leader would achieve greatness. See here if you have what it takes to be both. Read »

How And Why To Be A Leader (Not A Wannabe)

HBR - July 8, 2013

We're in the midst of a Great Dereliction — a historic failure of leadership, precisely when we need it most. Hence it's difficult, looking around, to even remember what leadership is. Read »

9 Things You Must Do To Be Seen As A Fair Leader

Eric Barker - June 20, 2013

Albert Bernstein gives deep insight into why we behave the way we do in a work context and the hurdles we need to overcome to best get things accomplished. Read »

3 Signs You’re Meant To Be A Leader

Inc - June 18, 2013

Not everyone is cut out to be a leader. But if you have these three traits, you might be a natural born leader. Read »

The 3 Levels Of Leadership Used By The U.S. Army

CEO.com - June 11, 2013

It was the late '90s and we had just raised $35 million in venture capital and launched our e-HR services division. I was put in charge and through mergers, acquisitions and manic hiring we brought in over 250 employees in... Read »

How To Make Employees Think Like Their CEO

Forbes - May 22, 2013

How do you avoid the “big company” problem? Make sure that you have a clear system in place that aligns the goals of each employee with the goals of the organization as a whole. Read »

How To Be Seen As A Visionary CEO

CEO.com - May 13, 2013

Would you like your business to be seen as a groundbreaking, visionary company? Want it to be the Seth Godin of your field, or the Malcolm Gladwell (if maybe with a different hairstyle) of your industry? You can — but... Read »

Top VC: Tumblr’s CEO Found Success Without My Advice

Business Insider - May 6, 2013

Blogging platform Tumblr has grown to become the 9th most-visited site in the U.S. That's largely in part due to its founder and CEO David Karp, who has followed and executed his vision for the product from day one. Read »