Leadership Skills

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8 Conditions for Leveraging the Genius of Executives
Leadership Qualities

8 Conditions for Leveraging the Genius of Executives

A sense of purpose and a sense of other people are the leading mindsets for great leadership.
Eric Jackson
The One Productivity Hack Every Entrepreneur Needs to Incorporate
Time Management

The One Productivity Hack Every Entrepreneur Needs to Incorporate

How following the "do/build" model of work made me a more productive leader.
David Saef
Being Boss Means Being Able to See Yourself as Others See You
Leadership Skills

Being Boss Means Being Able to See Yourself as Others See You

Want to know what employees think of you? Ask.
Tonya Lanthier
Why Being the Beta Chief Is Better Than Being the Alpha Chief
Leadership

Why Being the Beta Chief Is Better Than Being the Alpha Chief

One expert proposes that the most effective leaders demonstrate authority through collaboration.
Jason Ankeny
5 Tips on How to Talk Like a Boss
Leadership

5 Tips on How to Talk Like a Boss

If you want to position yourself as a leader, avoid these verbal crutches and throwaway phrases.
Tor Constantino
Decisions, Decisions: What Separates Leaders From the Rest
Leadership

Decisions, Decisions: What Separates Leaders From the Rest

The real leaders are those who take action.
Ray Hennessey
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
Quiz: Are You a Micromanager? (Infographic)
bad bosses

Quiz: Are You a Micromanager? (Infographic)

Find out if you're the dreaded control freak boss bullying your office, in 10 quick and very telling questions.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Lessons on Leadership Inspired by 'American Sniper'
Leadership

Lessons on Leadership Inspired by 'American Sniper'

Leadership is not a popularity contest or the thrill of being in charge but a commitment to the team and the organization.
Jason Forrest
Why Startups Need Leaders, Not Bosses
The Grind

Why Startups Need Leaders, Not Bosses

There's no place where strong leadership is needed more than in a hectic startup environment in which the odds are most stacked against you, and Herculean efforts to gain and maintain traction are required daily, not quarterly
Robert Reffkin
To Build Trust as a Leader, Inspire With Words Backed by Action
Leadership

To Build Trust as a Leader, Inspire With Words Backed by Action

Your team listens to what you say but they understand what you mean by watching what you do.
Jason Forrest
7 Telltale Signs of a Weak Leader
Leadership

7 Telltale Signs of a Weak Leader

Whether a bully or a people pleaser who can't tell hard truths, poor leadership takes many forms.
Peter Diamond
How to Get People to Do What You Want
Persuasion

How to Get People to Do What You Want

Here's a hint: You can catch more flies with honey than you can vinegar.
10 Ways to Build a Creative Company Culture
Company Cultures

10 Ways to Build a Creative Company Culture

An atmosphere that's deliberately fluid and innovative can inspire your team to greater heights of accomplishment.
Oz Alon