Leadership

10 Business Lessons I Learned at Bars
Leadership

10 Business Lessons I Learned at Bars

The fast-paced social environment involved in nightlife provides a great setting for personal development.
Andrew Cohen
5 Vital HR Tasks Startups Must Complete Before Hiring
Legal

5 Vital HR Tasks Startups Must Complete Before Hiring

Bringing on new workers adds a layer of complexity that most entrepreneurs either don't want to deal with or don't know how to address.
Eric Siu
4 Ways to Reignite the Flame With Burned Out Employees
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Reignite the Flame With Burned Out Employees

Bring back that new hire enthusiasm with these tips.
Andre Lavoie
Lessons for the New CEO From 5 Great Leaders of History
Leadership

Lessons for the New CEO From 5 Great Leaders of History

From a revolutionary who began life as a slave, to the hero who led South Africa out of apartheid: Learn from the past.
Holger Seim
4 Tips to Best Use Assessments for Hiring
Hiring

4 Tips to Best Use Assessments for Hiring

You can use these tests to help you to determine how individuals think and solve problems, their behavioral preferences, values, ethics and what natural aptitudes they possess.
Doug and Polly White
The 4 Enduring Qualities of Accomplished Leaders
Leadership Qualities

The 4 Enduring Qualities of Accomplished Leaders

Generosity, respect, integrity, and truth are the personal qualities of leaders who inspire their teams.
Laurie Sudbrink
The Leading Cause of Corporate Calamity Is Leaders Who Don't Listen
Managing Employees

The Leading Cause of Corporate Calamity Is Leaders Who Don't Listen

Organizations that encourage open communication thrive, while those that discourage employees from speaking up are surprised by avoidable problems.
Rob Bogosian and Christine Casper
5 Situations When Your Only Alternative Is to Fire the Employee
Discipline

5 Situations When Your Only Alternative Is to Fire the Employee

Rarely does a single mistake or missed goal merit firing but an employee who refuses to change harmful patterns has to go.
Anna Johansson
10 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make Again
Public Speaking

10 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make Again

Remember that old advice about picturing audience members in their underwear? Dump it.
Jonathan Li
10 Ways to Grow Leaders in Your Business
Leadership

10 Ways to Grow Leaders in Your Business

Founders need lieutenants they can trust to help grow their businesses. The best way to find them is to train them yourself.
John Rampton
Lessons a Leader Learned Working the Late Shift
Leadership Accountability

Lessons a Leader Learned Working the Late Shift

Every employee is part of the team, including the ones leaders seldom see.
Marty Fukuda
The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads
Snapchat

The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads

The founder and CEO of mobile app Snapchat spoke at the University of Southern California Marshall undergraduate commencement ceremony. Here's a synopsis of his best thoughts.
Catherine Clifford
The Boss Is Dating an Employee. Now What?
Ethics Coach

The Boss Is Dating an Employee. Now What?

Any owner, CEO or manager needs to tread very carefully when becoming romantically involved with an employee.
Gael O'Brien
4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business
Managing Employees

4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business

Know what your employees are up to, but also let them know that you care.
David Allerby