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A Winning Personality: Why Ambiverts Make Great Entrepreneurs
Personality Type

A Winning Personality: Why Ambiverts Make Great Entrepreneurs

Ambiverts are individuals with characteristics of both introverts and extroverts. Could this balance equip them to be superior business leaders?
Jason Ankeny
10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee
Firing

10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee

From how and when to break the news to how to avoid getting sued, here are the pro-tips you need to know when letting an underperformer go.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Necessities for Achieving Your Full Potential as a Leader
Leadership

6 Necessities for Achieving Your Full Potential as a Leader

Esteemed leaders in business and politics have long shared remarkably similar advice for what is required to perform best and continue growing.
Firas Kittaneh
Can We Quit With the Stereotypes Already?
Biases

Can We Quit With the Stereotypes Already?

We love to typecast. Yet we don't realize that much of the common wisdom about popular stereotypes is simply false.
Steve Tobak
4 Leadership Traits Shared by Successful Quarterbacks and CEOs
NFL Players Inc.

4 Leadership Traits Shared by Successful Quarterbacks and CEOs

A leader succeeds or falls short based on the capacity to inspire their team and make the tough decisions under pressure.
Mike Kafka
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What 'The Dress' Teaches About Seeing Things From Different Perspectives
Leadership

What 'The Dress' Teaches About Seeing Things From Different Perspectives

How people look at things has a lot to do with what they see. Leaders are wise to question their assumptions and take a look from different angles.
Tasha Eurich
Should You Avoid or Embrace the Job Hopper?
Hiring

Should You Avoid or Embrace the Job Hopper?

Here are three reasons to reconsider hiring the candidate with perhaps a little too much experience, and which candidates to avoid.
Andre Lavoie
Pump Up Your Team by Encouraging Employees to Visualize Their Success
Managing Employees

Pump Up Your Team by Encouraging Employees to Visualize Their Success

Visualization is proven technique for athletes to amp up their performance. It works just as well in the office.
Heather R. Huhman
4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For

Gratitude for the good work employees do and constructive criticism when needed are the keys to being the boss everybody is hoping to have.
Jacqueline Whitmore
How to Master Your Next Meeting
Esquire Guy

How to Master Your Next Meeting

The keys to staying calm, focused, and effective when leading a meeting.
Ross McCammon
Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.
Founders

Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.

Knowing the limits of one's ability and understanding when it is best for the organization to have another assume power is perhaps the greatest quality any leader can possess.
Susan Solovic
How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities
Communication Strategies

How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities

While how you say something is important, what you say can still be the difference between success and anything else short of that.
Thomas Edwards
3 Crazy Interview Questions to Help Identify Top Sales Talent
Hiring Tips

3 Crazy Interview Questions to Help Identify Top Sales Talent

Hiring top sales talent is never easy but injecting a little fun and creativity into the interview process can help you secure ideal candidates.
David Priemer
Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.
Leadership

Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.

The first class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program has begun.
Nina Zipkin