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Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success

Justine Musk reveals what she observed, from her courtside seat, about those destined for great success.
Catherine Clifford
The Surprising Perk Employees Want That Costs the Company Nothing
Employee Morale

The Surprising Perk Employees Want That Costs the Company Nothing

Many startups offer free meals and ping-pong but employees most value open communication.
Matt Straz
Why Leaders Should Think Like Teenagers
Leadership Qualities

Why Leaders Should Think Like Teenagers

Here are seven stories that turn the conventional wisdom, that life experience is what makes a great leader, on its head.
Simon Cohen
These 5 Steve Jobs Keynotes Will Inspire You to Better Sell Your Ideas
Steve Jobs

These 5 Steve Jobs Keynotes Will Inspire You to Better Sell Your Ideas

The late Apple CEO turned the product launch into an art form, and leaves a legacy for public speakers to follow.
Carmine Gallo
How to Get the Most Out of an Intern
Internships

How to Get the Most Out of an Intern

Some professionals view managing interns a hassle, while others find them extremely helpful. Here is how to best utilize an intern so you both get something out of the experience.
Dorie Clark
Want to Improve Office Morale? Recognize Good Work. (Infographic)
Managing Employees

Want to Improve Office Morale? Recognize Good Work. (Infographic)

Here are some of the best ways to acknowledge a job well done.
Nina Zipkin
5 Ways to Be the Leader Employees Rally Behind
Startup Basics

5 Ways to Be the Leader Employees Rally Behind

You can save yourself and your team time while being open, honest and respectful.
Martin Zwilling
5 More Ways to Lead Effectively Gleaned From My Time in the SEALs
Leadership

5 More Ways to Lead Effectively Gleaned From My Time in the SEALs

Many of the same traits found in leaders are the same ones required by founders, such as courage, resiliency and emotional intelligence.
Jeff Boss
Managing the Unmanageable: The 6 Most Common Types of Difficult Employees
difficult employees

Managing the Unmanageable: The 6 Most Common Types of Difficult Employees

You've met these people as co-workers. But now that you're in charge, what do you do about them?
Beth Miller
Why the CEO Needs to Be the 'Consistent Emotional Orchestrator'
Feelings

Why the CEO Needs to Be the 'Consistent Emotional Orchestrator'

Sincerely caring for the well-being of your team is a profound competitive advantage.
Greg Salsburg
10 Behaviors of Smart People
Intelligence

10 Behaviors of Smart People

Smart people make smart decisions and that's the most important factor in how things turn out for you.
Steve Tobak
Developing an Unlimited Paid Time-Off Policy That Works
Unlimited Vacation

Developing an Unlimited Paid Time-Off Policy That Works

Four tips for making the transition as seamless as possible.
Zach Ferres
Fear as a Positive Motivator: 5 Lessons Learned From the Loss of a Business Partner
Partnerships

Fear as a Positive Motivator: 5 Lessons Learned From the Loss of a Business Partner

Rather than being paralyzed by the possibility of failure, I chose to be afraid of opportunities the company would miss if we didn't push forward.
Adam Simpson
Looking to Make a Leadership Leap? 4 Tips for Considering Your Next Career Steps.
career growth

Looking to Make a Leadership Leap? 4 Tips for Considering Your Next Career Steps.

"If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, you don't ask what seat. You just get on." So how do you find your rocket ship?
Brian Billingsley