Ego

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Even With 20 Years in Tech I Learned These Lessons as a First-Time CEO
Leadership

Even With 20 Years in Tech I Learned These Lessons as a First-Time CEO

Being the boss is a constant paradox. You're responsible for everything but control a lot less than most people realize.
Gary Nakamura
Failure Is the Seed of Growth and Success
Failure

Failure Is the Seed of Growth and Success

We've all encountered bad outcomes in our lives. Here are five reasons why it may be a good thing.
Zach Cutler
Founders: Don't Let Your Ego Get in the Way of Success
Success Strategies

Founders: Don't Let Your Ego Get in the Way of Success

Overcoming the dangerous sense of' illusory superiority' is absolutely vital if you want to become a successful entrepreneur.
Chris Myers
What to Do When the Big Fish You Hired Roils Your Startup's Small Pond
Leadership

What to Do When the Big Fish You Hired Roils Your Startup's Small Pond

Startups that hire well-known industry insiders sometimes find they create bigger problems with their egos than they solve with their expertise.
Stephen M. Paskoff
Why a Big Ego Isn't Always Bad
Confidence

Why a Big Ego Isn't Always Bad

We need ego to be confident in our decisions, especially when pushing our businesses forward.
Matthew Toren
Is Your Managerial Ego Too Big?
Leadership

Is Your Managerial Ego Too Big?

Overlords of their own fiefdoms and overseers of inflated budgets and staffs, these type of managers can kill your company. Here's what every leader needs to know to take down the takeover artists.
Reality Check: 3 Steps to Bring Egomaniacs Back to Earth
Human Resources

Reality Check: 3 Steps to Bring Egomaniacs Back to Earth

When an employee thinks they're more valuable than they truly are, it can create problems.
Adam Callinan
When Ego Is the Enemy
Leadership

When Ego Is the Enemy

Overconfident big mouths are not just bores at parties; they can harm your business
Adam Callinan
An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable
Leadership

An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable

Adam Braun, the founder of Pencils of Promise, talks about how he had to confront his biggest fear in order to grow his operation in his new book, ‘The Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change.'
Catherine Clifford
Don't Let Your Ego Hold You Back From Success
Growth Strategies

Don't Let Your Ego Hold You Back From Success

Getting ahead means not resting on your laurels and knowing when to seek advice.
Dan Antonelli