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A Sport Few Americans Know Anything About Can Teach Plenty About Leadership
Sports

A Sport Few Americans Know Anything About Can Teach Plenty About Leadership

Cricket, the precursor to baseball, was popular in early America. Immigration from South Asia is boosting the sport and displaying the skill required to lead a team.
Jagan Jagannathan
The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas
Project Management

The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas

By putting a cap on the amount of time a team can work on a project, you create an urgency that determines whether projects should be pursued further.
Rudolf Melik
How CEOs Can Maintain Their Edge
CEOs

How CEOs Can Maintain Their Edge

Leaders can avoid stagnation in three key ways.
Joel Trammell
Tim Cook Is Gay. But As Apple's CEO, That Isn't His Biggest Revelation.
Leadership

Tim Cook Is Gay. But As Apple's CEO, That Isn't His Biggest Revelation.

Cook knows his responsibilities as CEO of Apple. He proved that in his coming out.
Ray Hennessey
How to Be Happy. (Really.)
Happiness

How to Be Happy. (Really.)

There is cause and effect in the universe. Happiness is an effect, not a cause. Don't buy into the happiness craze.
Steve Tobak
10 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From America's National Pastime
Business Lessons

10 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From America's National Pastime

Baseball, played without a clock and unfolding over the longest season in sports, requires the same patience and dynamism as running a business.
Brenton Hayden
Papa John's Handling of Employee Tragedy a Reminder of What Good Leadership Looks Like
Leadership Qualities

Papa John's Handling of Employee Tragedy a Reminder of What Good Leadership Looks Like

Family members of a slain employee in Tennessee said they 'never once imagined that this would touch anyone high up in the Papa John's corporate office, let alone John Schnatter.'
Geoff Weiss
4 Tricks to Remaining Upbeat When Times Are Tough
Optimism

4 Tricks to Remaining Upbeat When Times Are Tough

Entrepreneurship can put us on an emotional rollercoaster, zooming from self-congratulation to self-doubt in minutes. Here is how to achieve a positive inner attitude.
Dorie Clark
How to Harness the Athlete's Mindset for Business Success
Leadership Qualities

How to Harness the Athlete's Mindset for Business Success

Follow these four tips to improve your game and get your entrepreneurial hustle on.
Lewis Howes
Small Phrases That Speak Volumes About Your Work Ethic
Leadership

Small Phrases That Speak Volumes About Your Work Ethic

These sayings reveal a lot about your leadership and teamwork capabilities -- or lack thereof.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Accidents Happen and Space Is Hard
Free Markets

Accidents Happen and Space Is Hard

Ignore the criticism over the private sector's role in the Antares rocket failure.
Ray Hennessey
5 Ways to Master the Entrepreneur's Most Important Attribute
Persistence

5 Ways to Master the Entrepreneur's Most Important Attribute

If you want to capture investors' attention or land that big client, you must shift your focus from seeming nice to being persistent.
Gideon Kimbrell
6 Secrets to Getting Employees to Do What You Want
Company Culture

6 Secrets to Getting Employees to Do What You Want

To succeed, leaders must effectively set, measure and evaluate goals.
Chris Byers
What I Learned From the Hispanic Community About Entrepreneurship
Business Lessons

What I Learned From the Hispanic Community About Entrepreneurship

Consider Latinos' often overlooked contribution to the U.S. economy. As American society continues to diversify, the lessons of one group can be applied to others.
César M. Melgoza