Leadership

50 Rules for Being a Great Leader
Control What You Can

50 Rules for Being a Great Leader

Sample rule: Sometimes saying nothing is better than saying just anything.
Jayson DeMers
5 Motivation Blocks Hurting Your Success, and How to Transform Them
Motivation

5 Motivation Blocks Hurting Your Success, and How to Transform Them

Is your life's glass half empty, or half full?
Shannon Kaiser
6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO
Performance Ignited

6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO

Successful CEOs all have similar traits as well as unique strengths.
Mark Josephson
5 Tips to Avoid Creating Change Spectators
Small Business - Big Impact

5 Tips to Avoid Creating Change Spectators

Have a big change in store for your business? Here are ways to effectively convey the message to your team.
Patti Johnson
How and Why to Offer Words of Encouragement
Esquire Guy

How and Why to Offer Words of Encouragement

You can do it. Really. You can.
Ross McCammon
How to Ensure Your Customer-Support Staff Doesn't Get Burnt Out
Customer Service

How to Ensure Your Customer-Support Staff Doesn't Get Burnt Out

Because customer-facing roles require energy and resilience, the people in these positions should be focusing on self-care.
Why You Might Want to Hold Your Next Business Meeting on a Boat
Sailo

Why You Might Want to Hold Your Next Business Meeting on a Boat

Sailo, a peer-to-peer marketplace for renting boats, has plenty of customers who rent boats to enjoy a sunset sail with a lover, but it also has corporate clients.
Catherine Clifford
How to Inspire Innovation Among Employees
Innovation

How to Inspire Innovation Among Employees

Foster the collective happiness and creativity of your team by listening, crowdsourcing responsibilities and providing mentoring.
Benoit Gruber
4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Becoming a Mentor
Mentors

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Becoming a Mentor

Mentoring can be a mutually beneficial learning process for both teacher and student.
Matthew Arrington
Google's 11th Employee Just Became Twitter's Executive Chairman
Leadership

Google's 11th Employee Just Became Twitter's Executive Chairman

Omid Kordestani replaces the empty seat left by Twitter's former CEO Dick Costolo, who exited the board earlier this month.
Leena Rao
How the Word 'And' Can Transform Your Business
Ready To Launch

How the Word 'And' Can Transform Your Business

Find out how to steamroll your way over business obstacles to get to the next level again and again.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
The Best Strategy for Developing Leaders Is No Strategy
Leadership

The Best Strategy for Developing Leaders Is No Strategy

Leaders can't be created by working through a prescribed curriculum, listening to lectures, or even having one-on-one conversations with great leaders.
Tim Stevens
The Real Measure of a CEO's Success Can Be Found in an Ancient Greek Word
Performance Ignited

The Real Measure of a CEO's Success Can Be Found in an Ancient Greek Word

A general state of being happy, healthy and prosperous should be a boss's ultimate goal.
Matthew Gonnering
The Delegation Dilemma: How Do You Know When It's Time?
Ready To Launch

The Delegation Dilemma: How Do You Know When It's Time?

Are you guilty of 'self-enhancement bias'?
Elise Mitchell