Leadership

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Bringing a 'Customer-Centric' Focus to Life at Your Company
Customer Relationship Management

Bringing a 'Customer-Centric' Focus to Life at Your Company

As Don Peppers and Martha Rogers wrote, "Without customers, you don't have a business. You have a hobby."
Alex Raymond
9 Tests Every Leader Must Pass
Leadership

9 Tests Every Leader Must Pass

You can maximize your influence and make your organization a better place to work and your home a better place to live. And it starts here, with your own self-examination.
Alan Zimmerman
5 Things Mad Men Taught Us About Leadership
Leadership

5 Things Mad Men Taught Us About Leadership

The long-running drama imparts lessons we can use today.
Nina Zipkin
How to Successfully Moderate a Panel
The Grind

How to Successfully Moderate a Panel

Often entrepreneurs, leaders and experts are asked to moderate panels for their industry. Here is how to keep it engaging, instead of a snooze fest.
Karim Abouelnaga
We Are All Shocked! -- Shocked! -- By the Tom Brady Cheating Scandal
Ethics

We Are All Shocked! -- Shocked! -- By the Tom Brady Cheating Scandal

Petty theft, white lies and cut corners are everywhere you look.
Gene Marks
The One Productivity Tool This Shark Tank Star Swears By
Barbara Corcoran

The One Productivity Tool This Shark Tank Star Swears By

Barbara Corcoran puts her own spin on a strategy that's been around for decades.
Kate Taylor
10 Truths We Forget Too Easily
Life Reminder

10 Truths We Forget Too Easily

It's surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life.
Travis Bradberry
5 Necessary Conditions for Entrepreneurial Success
Success

5 Necessary Conditions for Entrepreneurial Success

Nobody becomes a successful entrepreneur by setting out to become one. It happens organically under certain specific conditions.
Steve Tobak
Why the CEO Should Be the First in and Last Out
Long Hours

Why the CEO Should Be the First in and Last Out

It's your company. You can't expect anyone to work harder than you do.
Sheldon Yellen
Why Paying a Living Wage Is Smart Business
Wages

Why Paying a Living Wage Is Smart Business

Low wages and skimpy benefits are no bargain if good employees can't afford to keep working for you.
Hari Ravichandran
Unlocking 'the 4 Cs' to Create a Fiercely Loyal Corporate Culture
Employee loyalty

Unlocking 'the 4 Cs' to Create a Fiercely Loyal Corporate Culture

Want to hold on to your workforce? Emphasize cooperation and collaboration, for starters.
Dov Baron
Remember, Your Behavior Is Contagious
Leadership

Remember, Your Behavior Is Contagious

No one is going to buy what you're selling if you don't own it yourself first.
John Brubaker
What Will AOL's Tim Armstrong Bring to Verizon?
Leadership

What Will AOL's Tim Armstrong Bring to Verizon?

Experts weigh in on what the AOL's CEO will do for the U.S. wireless carrier.
Nina Zipkin
The Fine Line Between What You Do and Don't Owe Employees
Managing Employees

The Fine Line Between What You Do and Don't Owe Employees

As their employer, here are four things you are expected to give to your workers, and four you aren't.
Andre Lavoie