Leadership

How to Handle Requests to 'Pick Your Brain'
Free Advice

How to Handle Requests to 'Pick Your Brain'

A sure sign you are a recognized success is when people begin trying to wheedle free advice from you.
John Boitnott
Tom Brady, 'Deflategate' and the Lesson for Business Leaders
Reputation Management

Tom Brady, 'Deflategate' and the Lesson for Business Leaders

The unfolding scandal of under-inflated footballs and a Super Bowl played on a very cold day is a sobering reminder that reputations are frail and not easily restored.
Brian Fielkow
Follow These 25 CMOs to Learn How to Build Your Brand on Twitter
Twitter Marketing

Follow These 25 CMOs to Learn How to Build Your Brand on Twitter

Twitter is a uniquely personal marketing medium these CMOs have mastered. Read their tweets to see how branding gets done.
John Rampton
Sometimes Doing Nothing Is the Best Way to Move Forward
Productivity

Sometimes Doing Nothing Is the Best Way to Move Forward

When you need to get the most work done, consider stepping back and embracing idleness.
Eric M. Ruiz
The Human Element: Your Most Important Business Resource
Employees

The Human Element: Your Most Important Business Resource

Create a company culture that prioritizes people.
Zach Ferres
50 Motivational Quotes From Disruptive, Trailblazing, Inspiring Women Leaders
Leadership

50 Motivational Quotes From Disruptive, Trailblazing, Inspiring Women Leaders

Whatever "leadership" looks like to you -- in the home, in the office, in the world -- know you're an inspiration to those who are following your path.
Kristy Rampton
How to Build Your Business Through Public Speaking
Public Speaking

How to Build Your Business Through Public Speaking

Public speaking can be used to attract new clients and create a powerful pipeline – even if it seems terrifying at first.
Dorie Clark
5 Ways Content Can Make Your Brand a Thought Leader
Thought Leaders

5 Ways Content Can Make Your Brand a Thought Leader

Here are a few tips on how a company can command thought leadership through content while also ensuring their brand remains top of mind.
Nate Birt
Looks Like Zappos' Self-Management System Isn't for Everyone
Managing Employees

Looks Like Zappos' Self-Management System Isn't for Everyone

Nearly 14 percent of the company's workforce accepted buyouts following its move to 'Holacracy' in 2013.
Richard Feloni
12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently
Leadership Qualities

12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

True confidence -- as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities -- has a look all its own.
Travis Bradberry
Barbara Corcoran's Quirky Team-Building Trick: Your Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Barbara Corcoran's Quirky Team-Building Trick: Your Weekly Tips Roundup

Leaders like Barbara Corcoran and the SBA chief share their secrets to building solid teams.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Never Lose Your Overachiever Culture
Motivation

Never Lose Your Overachiever Culture

It might seem counterintuitive, but self-imposed limitations can unlock magic when applied properly to a team, a product or the business as a whole.
Nick Francis
Unhappy Workers Cost the U.S. Up to $550 Billion a Year (Infographic)
Infographics

Unhappy Workers Cost the U.S. Up to $550 Billion a Year (Infographic)

Investing money in improving company culture is often seen as frivolous. But it shouldn't be.
Catherine Clifford
Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke on What It Takes to Turn Around a Fallen Brand (VIDEO)
Leadership

Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke on What It Takes to Turn Around a Fallen Brand (VIDEO)

Clarke explains why he took on the task of reviving Kodak and what he has learned about leadership and innovation.
Nina Zipkin