Leadership

Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It
Public Speaking

Richard Branson Hates Public Speaking -- Here's How He Gets Over It

In this video, Branson explains how he got over his fear of delivering speeches and offers tips for how you can make a great speech.
Introverts at Work: Why You Withdraw and One Way to Cope
Introverts

Introverts at Work: Why You Withdraw and One Way to Cope

Understanding how companies can spark introversion can help create conversations that move from protection to innovation.
Judith E. Glaser
A True Goal Needs to Become an Obsession
Overcoming Obstacles

A True Goal Needs to Become an Obsession

Michael Wardian thought he'd broken a world record. Then, in the middle of the night, a tweet stated otherwise. His response will amaze you.
One Simple Exercise That Can Help You Think Through Any Big Decision
Decision Making

One Simple Exercise That Can Help You Think Through Any Big Decision

With a little mental finesse, anxiety can be an ally -- even when it comes to decision making.
Drake Baer
Why the First Interview Should Never Be the Last
Interviewing

Why the First Interview Should Never Be the Last

Here are three more interviews for getting to know your best talent even better and remembering why they were such a great pick in the first place.
Matt Straz
Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter
Women Entrepreneurs

Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter

If you can embody Oakley's spirit in the boardroom, you'll go far.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
4 Ways to Make Middle Managers Better Leaders
Leadership

4 Ways to Make Middle Managers Better Leaders

Don't treat middle managers like forgotten middle children. Here are some ways to improve middle leadership, engagement and satisfaction.
Heather R. Huhman
To Be Successful, Do Only What You Do Best
Success

To Be Successful, Do Only What You Do Best

Every successful entrepreneur has something they do well. Find what you do best and do it often.
Steve Tobak
Work-Life Compatibility: Why and How Leaders Should Promote It
Employee Training

Work-Life Compatibility: Why and How Leaders Should Promote It

Offering your employees optional workshops on stress management, personal finance and work-life balance could be a smart move for business owners.
Marty Fukuda
20 Rewards Your Employees -- and Budget -- Will Love (Infographic)
Infographics

20 Rewards Your Employees -- and Budget -- Will Love (Infographic)

Here are some ways to show your appreciation without opening your wallet.
Carly Okyle
5 Tips for Leading Millennials
Millennials

5 Tips for Leading Millennials

Take these steps to connect with the newest generation in the workforce.
Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Run Your Family Business
Family Businesses

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Run Your Family Business

Owning a family business isn't for the faint of heart -- and it requires a fair amount of heart itself.
Daphne Mallory
The One Productivity Hack Every Entrepreneur Needs to Incorporate
Time Management

The One Productivity Hack Every Entrepreneur Needs to Incorporate

How following the "do/build" model of work made me a more productive leader.
David Saef
10 Ways to Have Better Check-Ins With Your Employees
Meetings

10 Ways to Have Better Check-Ins With Your Employees

To ensure one-on-one meetings are productive, managers need to maximize their time while also providing information employees can use.
Craig Cincotta