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8 Qualities That Make Great Bosses Unforgettable
Leadership Qualities

8 Qualities That Make Great Bosses Unforgettable

They possess qualities that may not show up on paper but always show up where it matters most -- in the minds and even hearts of the people they lead.
Jeff Haden
Attitude

Want to Ace Your New Year's Resolutions? Remember, Attitude Is Everything.

Look to the best for examples in how to reach success. Then adopt a pose of positivity.
Marty Fukuda
3 Things Every Leader Can Learn From Seattle's Star Quarterback Russell Wilson
Leadership

3 Things Every Leader Can Learn From Seattle's Star Quarterback Russell Wilson

Believe it or not, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson can teach entrepreneurs a lot about leadership and running a business.
Craig Cincotta
Learning From Leaders of the Past
Leadership

Learning From Leaders of the Past

To get a true feel of what comprises a leader, it's crucial to analyze those who came before us.
Ken Sundheim
Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids
Productivity

Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids

The media maven offers a candid look at her 'lopsided' life as a working mother and explains how she prioritizes her time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Add Senior Management to Your Startup Without Losing Your First Team
startup hiring

How to Add Senior Management to Your Startup Without Losing Your First Team

Don't be in a hurry to hire at the top. Proceed methodically when you do.
Matt Straz
7 Scientifically Proven Steps to Increase Your Influence
Influencers

7 Scientifically Proven Steps to Increase Your Influence

Would you like to become the most memorable person in the room? Who wouldn't? Read on to learn about some of the methods taught by behavioral investigator Vanessa Van Edwards.
Meiko Patton
Don't Let Your Circumstances Paralyze You
Inspiration

Don't Let Your Circumstances Paralyze You

A former Chicago Bear recalls the effect of an unfortunate injury. Consider his advice for how to pull yourself out of a funk and reach your full potential.
Matt Mayberry
Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves
Confidence

Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves

Reflecting back on his life, serial inventor Stephen Key recalls the importance of having confidence. Trust yourself to make good decisions, he advises. Have the courage to make changes when things don't feel right.
Stephen Key
How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency
Productivity

How Knowing Yourself Leads to More Productivity and Efficiency

The problem with many plans is that they depend on your changing your life to match what someone else says will work, rather than your understanding yourself well and deciding to budget your time accordingly.
Kate Swoboda
5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success
Metrics

5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success

Being popular or busy for its own sake feel good but don't move the ball forward for you or your company.
Jeff Boss
Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College
Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College

In developing Yahoo's myriad tech products, Mayer obsessively references data and metrics. In honing the company's media strategies, however, she prefers to go with her gut.
Geoff Weiss
The Most Talked-About Speeches of 2014
Inspiration

The Most Talked-About Speeches of 2014

What makes some presentations go viral, shared by millions on social media? This list offers some clues.
Anne Fisher
This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile
Productivity

This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile

Boost your emotional intelligence and productivity by being more positive.
Nina Zipkin