Leadership

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5 Ways to Turn Good Employees Into Great Leaders
Managing Employees

5 Ways to Turn Good Employees Into Great Leaders

Try these strategies to boost employee engagement and productivity and keep your best people around.
Andre Lavoie
Discoveries From an Entrepreneur's Risk Experiment
Failure

Discoveries From an Entrepreneur's Risk Experiment

You might be surprised to find out what holds back people from going after the things they want -- in business or life.
Kelsey Ramsden
What's the No. 1 Thing Employees Would Change If They Were the Boss?
Managing Employees

What's the No. 1 Thing Employees Would Change If They Were the Boss?

According to study participants, culture and organization fit are a top concern. It should be yours, too.
Eric Siu
10 Ways to Engage Your Audience During an Important Meeting
Public Speaking

10 Ways to Engage Your Audience During an Important Meeting

Every time you take the stage, you compete against dozens of distractions. Learn how to maximize all the forces in your favor.
Jacqueline Whitmore
7 Lessons in Leadership From the Dogs of the Westminster Dog Show
Leadership

7 Lessons in Leadership From the Dogs of the Westminster Dog Show

They may appear to lead a life of leisure, but these pups know a thing or two about killing it in the show ring.
Wendy Frink
Speak in Front of Others Like a Pro
Public Speaking

Speak in Front of Others Like a Pro

If you've been asked to address a crowd, you probably have valuable insights. Follow these 10 tips and you'll be sharing them with confidence.
Marty Fukuda
3 Ways to Avoid the Leadership Mistakes That Undermine Your Team
Servant Leadership

3 Ways to Avoid the Leadership Mistakes That Undermine Your Team

Among the great challenges of leadership is that when you are getting wrong, there is nobody but you to point it out.
S. Chris Edmonds
You Don't Have to Be a CEO to Develop Leadership Qualities
Leadership Qualities

You Don't Have to Be a CEO to Develop Leadership Qualities

These 10 traits will prove indispensable, no matter where you fall in the hierarchy.
David Hassell
7 Telltale Signs of a Weak Leader
Leadership

7 Telltale Signs of a Weak Leader

Whether a bully or a people pleaser who can't tell hard truths, poor leadership takes many forms.
Peter Diamond
5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm
Lessons

5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm

A startup CEO describes how his experience at Bain Capital shaped the way he approaches business.
Rob Biederman
Cheating Can Never Be Excused in Life, Business or Little League
Leadership

Cheating Can Never Be Excused in Life, Business or Little League

Don't cry for the Jackie Robinson West Little Leaguers. Rather, help them to learn the right lessons.
Ray Hennessey
7 Characteristics of Exceptional Business Professionals
Leadership Qualities

7 Characteristics of Exceptional Business Professionals

These resilient individuals confidently pursue their goals, mindful and appreciative of others around them.
Sherrie Campbell
An Ode to an Entrepreneur's Supportive Spouse
Family

An Ode to an Entrepreneur's Supportive Spouse

Starting a business is a team sport. So here's a thanks to the generous backer at home who provides valuable help and love.
Stacey Alcorn
To Really Shine at Work, How Much Sleep Is Required?
Sleep

To Really Shine at Work, How Much Sleep Is Required?

If you think you're great on less than six hours, your brain may be fooling you.
Firas Kittaneh