Leadership

12 Leadership Traits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs
Traits

12 Leadership Traits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Super success does not require super powers, just a very sharp application of the qualities everyone could have.
John Rampton
What World Series Fans and Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Cubs Coach Joe Maddon
Workplace Inspiration

What World Series Fans and Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Cubs Coach Joe Maddon

Want to win your own industry's pennant? Coax greatness from your team.
Jason Kulpa
5 Steps to Nail an Event in Silicon Valley Without Big Brand Backing
Networking Events

5 Steps to Nail an Event in Silicon Valley Without Big Brand Backing

Considering your first ever tech event in the Valley? Here is what a newbie entrepreneur can do to successfully pull it off.
Ksenia Chabanenko
3 Plays Great Coaches Use to Deliver Criticism
Performance Ignited

3 Plays Great Coaches Use to Deliver Criticism

Creating a hostile atmosphere is the last thing you want to do when delivering feedback to a team member -- on the playing field or in the office.
Jordan Fliegel
7 Ways to Create an Inspired Team
Employee Morale

7 Ways to Create an Inspired Team

Teams achieve more for leaders who look for opportunities to praise employees.
Sherrie Campbell
6 Leadership Lessons I Learned in Conversation With Barbara Corcoran
Leadership

6 Leadership Lessons I Learned in Conversation With Barbara Corcoran

After appearing on Shark Tank, I had the chance to chat with Barbara Corcoran. Here's what I learned.
Patrick Ambron
The Fasten-ating History of the Humble Zipper
Who Knew?

The Fasten-ating History of the Humble Zipper

In which we unzip the up-and-down origins of the little mechanical wonder that keeps your pants from falling down.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Fix, Don't Nix, Your Performance Reviews
Performance Ignited

Fix, Don't Nix, Your Performance Reviews

And while you do, keep an eye on the legal implications, both pro and con for your company.
Jonathan Segal
Can't-Miss Advice: 8 Business Leaders Share How to Cultivate a Successful High-Performance Company Culture
Top Company Cultures

Can't-Miss Advice: 8 Business Leaders Share How to Cultivate a Successful High-Performance Company Culture

Building and maintaining an engaging, productive culture comes down to communication, collaboration and cooperation.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Reasons You Should Gather Employee Feedback to Boost Your Marketing
Employee Engagement

4 Reasons You Should Gather Employee Feedback to Boost Your Marketing

Who knows best what's going on with your products or service? Hint: the people who work for you.
Sam Bahreini
The Biggest Culture Mistakes These 6 Business Leaders Made and How They Bounced Back
Top Company Cultures

The Biggest Culture Mistakes These 6 Business Leaders Made and How They Bounced Back

From hiring bad apples to failing to improve communications as you scale, there's no shortage of ways to cripple a company's culture. Fortunately, there are ample ways to rebound from them, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Commerce and Leadership Pro Steve Fusco.
Control What You Can

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Commerce and Leadership Pro Steve Fusco.

As the general manager at PayPal, Steve Fusco is an expert in all thing ecommerce, including branding, boosting sales and driving customers to websites. He also is a guru in leading teams.
Andrea Huspeni
8 Ways a Vision Statement Adds Value to Any Business
Ready To Launch

8 Ways a Vision Statement Adds Value to Any Business

These guides serve the purpose of identifying a company's future optimal state. If you don't know what "right" looks like, then nothing is wrong.
Jeff Boss
What Cultivating a High-Performance Company Culture Means to 8 Business Leaders
Top Company Cultures

What Cultivating a High-Performance Company Culture Means to 8 Business Leaders

Ping-Pong tables and whiskey Fridays have nothing to do with it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow