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What Two Years in the Israeli Army Taught Me About Leadership
Leadership

What Two Years in the Israeli Army Taught Me About Leadership

A CEO underwent some tough training on his way to "take that hill."
Dan Schoenbaum
5 Tips to Help You Hang On to Your Best Staffers
Employees

5 Tips to Help You Hang On to Your Best Staffers

New rules that foster great employee-employer relationships in the workplace.
Andrew Benett
When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?
Managing Employees

When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?

Here are four simple metrics to help determine if a new employee is up to speed and if not, how to help move along the process.
Andre Lavoie
5 Ways to Foster Learning in Your Workplace
Personal Development

5 Ways to Foster Learning in Your Workplace

The most successful managers recognize the benefits of ongoing training and continuing education.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why the Starbucks 'Race Together' Campaign Is Bad for Business
Starbucks

Why the Starbucks 'Race Together' Campaign Is Bad for Business

The coffee giant's latest plan is to have baristas begin conversations about race with customers, writing 'Race Together' on cups.
Kate Taylor
Transform Wasteful Meetings Into Effective Gatherings
Meetings

Transform Wasteful Meetings Into Effective Gatherings

No one likes to have precious time wasted.
4 Tips for Leading a Company in a Constantly Evolving Industry
Success Strategies

4 Tips for Leading a Company in a Constantly Evolving Industry

Staying nimble and "ahead of the curve" will help you succeed.
Charlie Nooney
Uber's CFO Steps Down After Just Two Years
Leadership

Uber's CFO Steps Down After Just Two Years

Brent Callinicos joined the ride-hailing company in 2013.
12 Ways Successful People Handle Toxic People
Toxic People

12 Ways Successful People Handle Toxic People

To deal with toxic people effectively, you need an approach that enables you, across the board, to control what you can and eliminate what you can't.
Travis Bradberry
You Can't Win Alone: 5 Tips on Building a Stellar Team
Managing Employees

You Can't Win Alone: 5 Tips on Building a Stellar Team

If you want the support of your team, shun arrogance and give credit where credit is due.
Marty Fukuda
Being Boss Means Being Able to See Yourself as Others See You
Leadership Skills

Being Boss Means Being Able to See Yourself as Others See You

Want to know what employees think of you? Ask.
Tonya Lanthier
Twitter Founder: We Hired Dick Costolo Because He's Funny
Humor

Twitter Founder: We Hired Dick Costolo Because He's Funny

Biz Stone says humor is so important for a business leader because it 'is kind of a secret delivery mechanism of truth.'
The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake
Overcoming Obstacles

The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake

What if we looked at self-actualization just a little differently? Maybe, just maybe, the goal isn't to get to the top.
Stop Pretending and Just Be Yourself
Leadership

Stop Pretending and Just Be Yourself

People want to meet the real you. And they want to do business with the real you.
Greg Shugar