Leadership

News and Articles About Leadership

Entrepreneurship as the Hero's Journey
Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship as the Hero's Journey

Leave the familiar, grapple with the unknown, chance failure, triumph.
Adam Toren
The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School
Management Lessons

The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School

One of the lessons this CEO has learned outside the classroom is number crunching is useful but communication skills really count.
Jerry Jao
Why Things Always Go Wrong
Leadership

Why Things Always Go Wrong

This is what happens when Murphy's Law and the Peter Principle meet the Seven Deadly Sins.
Steve Tobak
What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team
Team-building

What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

There has a lot written about managing teams but perhaps entrepreneurs need to just focus on a simple assessment.
Kelsey Meyer
Looking to Hire a Manager? Read These 4 Tips First.

Looking to Hire a Manager? Read These 4 Tips First.

Hiring a manager is about finding someone who can lead and set the tone for your employees. These tips can help your search.
Ryan Himmel
Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies
Networking

Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies

When building relationships for your startup, don't overlook this strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How to Fire Employees With Compassion
Firing

How to Fire Employees With Compassion

Firing is never easy for anyone, but it can be less painful if you follow these tips.
Dan Yoo
Why You Should Never Cross Your Arms Again
Body Language

Why You Should Never Cross Your Arms Again

Your body language speaks volumes about you. Here are five tips for better, more professional posture.
10 Things Real Leaders Do
Leadership

10 Things Real Leaders Do

Leaders lead. Followers follow. It's not complicated. You're either one or the other. Which are you?
Steve Tobak
What Young People Want From Work
Millennials

What Young People Want From Work

A new survey explores what motivates employees aged 20 to 33. Entrepreneurs looking to attract, hire and hold onto top talent would be wise to take notice.
Catherine Clifford
In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew
Resilience

In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew

Just three weeks after moving to Atlanta for her very first CEO role, JuE Wong's husband died of a heart attack. This is her remarkable story.
Geoff Weiss
How to Build an Institution, Not a Short-Term Business
National Small Business Week

How to Build an Institution, Not a Short-Term Business

Maria Contreras-Sweet, the newest head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, is an entrepreneur herself. Here, she discusses how to create a business that will be around for the long haul.
Catherine Clifford
For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase
Leadership

For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase

If you want to connect with people, you have to let them know you're listening. Here's how.
Lauren Covello
The 7 Keys to Inspiring Millennials at Work
Millennials

The 7 Keys to Inspiring Millennials at Work

They're the fastest growing demographic in the workplace and they want to hear how they're doing.
Christopher W. Cabrera