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Absorb These 8 Important Concepts to Become a Great Leader
Leadership

Absorb These 8 Important Concepts to Become a Great Leader

Leadership is a daily practice and eventually, over time and careful self-scrutiny, you become better and better at it.
Adam Toren
4 Leadership Styles Showcased on 'Game of Thrones'
Game of Thrones

4 Leadership Styles Showcased on 'Game of Thrones'

A lot has improved since medieval times but the foibles of leaders remain the same.
Heather R. Huhman
8 Tips to Help First-Time Managers Thrive
Management

8 Tips to Help First-Time Managers Thrive

The first time you become a manager, it can be both a positive and overwhelming experience. To help first-time managers start strong, here are a few tips to keep in mind on day one.
Craig Cincotta
Should You Lead the Company You Started?
Leadership

Should You Lead the Company You Started?

A brief three-rule guide to determine if you're the right person to steer your company.
Christopher Hann
Make Sure Your Intern Possesses These 5 Traits
The Grind

Make Sure Your Intern Possesses These 5 Traits

If you bring on the right person, having an intern can be extremely beneficial to your company.
Jason Lucash
Why Being a Self-Aware Leader Is Not Enough
Leadership

Why Being a Self-Aware Leader Is Not Enough

Here's how to achieve "emotional intelligence."
Dov Baron
Two 'F' Words That Define a Winning Business
Leadership

Two 'F' Words That Define a Winning Business

If business leaders are willing to do these two things, they will have the potential to keep their teams more engaged, deliver faster, delight their customers and sustainably grow their businesses.
Apparao Karri
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Matt Ehrlichman.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Matt Ehrlichman.

Our expert this month is looking to take your questions pertaining to leadership – everything from scaling a company to managing employees and strategy
Andrea Huspeni
4 Ways to Make Leadership Development Part of Your Company Culture
Leadership Development

4 Ways to Make Leadership Development Part of Your Company Culture

Managers are as disengaged as the teams they are supposed to be leading. That changes when they feel invested in the company vision.
Heather R. Huhman
The 6 C's of Effective Leadership
Leadership Qualities

The 6 C's of Effective Leadership

With a thorough understanding of the six C's of effective leadership and a little practice, anyone can learn what it takes to be a leader worth trusting.
Samuel Edwards
6 Traits of a Maverick That Make for Successful Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneur Mindset

6 Traits of a Maverick That Make for Successful Entrepreneurs

Those who are willing to take action, step out of their comfort zone and risk doing things a bit differently in pursuit of a goal are the ones who will make a difference.
Brenton Hayden
4 Things That All CEOs Hate
Leadership

4 Things That All CEOs Hate

CEOs love to be in control of organizations that execute their vision flawlessly. Reality is more complicated than that.
Tor Constantino
The Most Important Lesson I Learned During My First Year as CEO and Entrepreneur
Success Strategies

The Most Important Lesson I Learned During My First Year as CEO and Entrepreneur

Developing this one skill can help your startup become successful.
Gilad Bechar
Want an Entrepreneurial Staff? Treat Them Like Entrepreneurs. -- Your Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Want an Entrepreneurial Staff? Treat Them Like Entrepreneurs. -- Your Weekly Tips Roundup

The founders of Sam Adams beer, Dinner Lab and Papa John's describe what it takes to build an entrepreneurial culture.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Leadership Qualities

Leadership qualities are the distinguishing characteristics and attributes of good leaders. Leadership and its qualities have been the subject of study throughout history. Whether leaders are born and not made can still be a matter of debate. What makes a great leader is far from a clear-cut formula of traits and talents. But they do share some things in common. In business, or in any field, an effective leader often exhibits the following:

  • Vision
  • Trustworthiness
  • Communication skills
  • Team-building skills
  • Confidence
  • Inspiration
  • Competency
  • Assertiveness

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