Leadership

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
6 Must-Do Steps to Ensure New Employees Start on the Right Foot
Hiring

6 Must-Do Steps to Ensure New Employees Start on the Right Foot

If you haven't put much thought or effort into your onboarding process in the past, the following tips will ensure that your relationship starts out on solid ground from day one.
Eric Siu
Is Your Personal Brand Disruptive?
Leadership

Is Your Personal Brand Disruptive?

And if it is, is your kind of disruption undisciplined or groundbreaking? 4 measures you can use to find out.
Karen Leland
Why You Should Limit Your Number of Daily Decisions
Decision Making

Why You Should Limit Your Number of Daily Decisions

Your critical thinking skills are on reserve. Don't dry the tap.
Andrew Cohen
6 Secrets of Business Leaders Who Built Hugely Successful Companies
Leadership

6 Secrets of Business Leaders Who Built Hugely Successful Companies

Some people are born with the skills required to build a business from a good idea. The rest of us can learn from them.
Firas Kittaneh
7 Management Lessons From a 7-Time CEO
Business Management

7 Management Lessons From a 7-Time CEO

Get out of the way of your team and hire people you want to see in the hallway.
Jack Sweeney