News and Articles About Leadership
While there is no common blueprint for success, there are some common themes in those who do exceptionally well.
Launching a company is no joyride. Entrepreneurs often face major pressure to succeed. When it feels like the whole world is on your shoulders, it is important to step back and put things in perspective.
Being a great leader requires more than just attention to detail. Keep these points in mind when taking your management up a notch -- or several.
We are now told we cannot cheer for our children when they play sports. Any wonder why competitive zeal is dying in American business?
Taking the reins of a company is more than just running the show. As a leader of a business, how you show up contributes to the value you create for others.
It is not only the unproductive, slack offs that deserve the axe. Sometimes companies have to let go of their star performer.
Here are five of the most interesting things that former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer said during his appearance yesterday at Oxford University's Saïd Business School.
If you want to improve your ability to lead, treat it like any other skill you want to improve.
We think the key to being a successful leader has to do with vision and strategy. But it is also in nuts-and-bolts management.
While many business books tout answers to startup problems, entrepreneurs aren't going to learn everything in a hundred pages. Instead, they need to get out there and make it happen.
If you want to separate yourself from the middle-of-the-pack managers and get the most from your employees, here's what you need to do.
Regret is the most tragic thing in life. Heres how to avoid looking back, shaking your head, and saying, 'Wish I knew then what I know now.'
Twitter and Facebook may be able to pay their interns the big bucks, but for employers outside of Silicon Valley, that's wishful thinking.
The road to excellence begins with defining and embracing a positive, effective company culture.
Entrepreneurs often want to build something beyond their company. They are looking to make a bigger impact on society and change the world.
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed a law that would have given business owners the right to refuse service to customers because of religious beliefs.
Fitbit is the latest company that instituted a recall. Did it do it right? Also, seven steps to implement a recall program in your business.
If your company is in a period of decline or stagnation, the issue with your business may just be you.
The popular TED Talk speaker on the single most profound quality for excellence in leadership.
There is nothing conventional about wisdom. A key to success is staying off the latest bandwagon and thinking critically for yourself.
While having confidence will help entrepreneurs sell their vision, it is also important to focus on areas of weakness and how to improve.
Wevorce cofounder Michelle Crosby shares tips on doing the unthinkable: divorcing your business partner.
For entrepreneurs to succeed they need to fix their mindset.
If you are guilty of any of the leadership blunders mentioned below, mend your ways or prepare for costly turnovers.
Too much energy, and you come off as a SpongeBob-like freak. Not enough, and you come off as a Squidward-like bore.
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