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5 Steps to Becoming a Recognized Leader in Your Field
Thought Leaders

5 Steps to Becoming a Recognized Leader in Your Field

By showcasing your position as an authority in your field, you will yield yourself more customers and thus more sales.
Brian Horn
Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's How These Entrepreneurs Stay Productive.
National Small Business Week

Feeling Overwhelmed? Here's How These Entrepreneurs Stay Productive.

Every year, one entrepreneur is bestowed the honor of National Small Business Person of the Year. We talked to the six finalists about how they get things done.
Catherine Clifford
7 Ways Toxic Managers Stifle Employee Motivation and Productivity
Managing Employees

7 Ways Toxic Managers Stifle Employee Motivation and Productivity

Collaboration, communication and respect are the modern management norm but not every boss has gotten the memo.
Kristin Marquet
Alibaba CEO Steps Down Amid Company-Wide Hiring Freeze
Alibaba

Alibaba CEO Steps Down Amid Company-Wide Hiring Freeze

Meanwhile, the company's quarterly revenue rose 45 percent, beating analysts' expectations.
Hard-Earned Lessons From Building a Remote Culture
Managing Remote Teams

Hard-Earned Lessons From Building a Remote Culture

While the benefits of working on a remote team can be tremendous, being successful requires radical commitment from your team's leadership.
Nick Francis
Can Creative Breaks Boost Your Employees' Productivity?
Productivity

Can Creative Breaks Boost Your Employees' Productivity?

Yes! Stepping away from the cubicle improves focus and well-being and boosts energy.
Anna Johansson
How Reflection Sets You Up for Success
Leadership

How Reflection Sets You Up for Success

Taking the time to reflect on your business keeps one focused on the objective, working toward goals and grateful -- yes, grateful -- for bumps in the road.
Gabriel Bristol
5 Strategies for Subtly Dominating Meetings
Meetings

5 Strategies for Subtly Dominating Meetings

Your dress, body language and keen observation of others can dramatically increase your influence at meetings.
Christina Baldassarre
How to Find Out What's Really Happening in Your Organization
Employee Feedback

How to Find Out What's Really Happening in Your Organization

Providing a means for consistent employee input gives leaders what they need to know.
Joel Trammell
5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business
Decision Making

5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business

A deliberative, thoughtful process for making decisions doesn't guarantee a good result but it makes one more likely.
Larry Alton
Shocker! Entrepreneurs Often Are Not CEO Material.
Entrepreneurs

Shocker! Entrepreneurs Often Are Not CEO Material.

An entrepreneur who serves as CEO of a company he launched has found the two roles are very, very different.
Murray Newlands
4 Signs a Relationship Is Failing
Relationships

4 Signs a Relationship Is Failing

A new relationship-whether personal, romantic, or professional-is a lot like buying a new car. Let me explain.
Travis Bradberry
Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted
Women Leaders

Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted

There's a clear, growing demand for women in leadership positions, so what are you personally doing to fill it?
Mat Franken
3 Reasons You Should Kick That Annual Review Tradition to the Curb
Performance Reviews

3 Reasons You Should Kick That Annual Review Tradition to the Curb

How rethinking the review process can significantly improve employee engagement and performance.
Christopher Cabrera