Personal values

News and Articles About Personal values

How Strong Company Values Build the Team Fledgling Startups Need
Company values

How Strong Company Values Build the Team Fledgling Startups Need

Cash-strapped startups can attract and retain committed employees by offering opportunity and a mission.
Firas Kittaneh
Are You a Management Consultant or an Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurs

Are You a Management Consultant or an Entrepreneur?

This simple test may predict which way you are wired.
Steve VanderVeen
It's Time to Fall in Love With Your Business Again
Passion

It's Time to Fall in Love With Your Business Again

Keep the passion alive that motivated you to start your business by remembering where you began and celebrating how far you've come.
Chelsea Berler
Boost Employees' Engagement by Truly Inviting Their Feedback
Employee Feedback

Boost Employees' Engagement by Truly Inviting Their Feedback

Managers are bypassing an important resource if they don't solicit staff opinion. Check out six ways to do so.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
10 Ways You're Already a Success
Personal values

10 Ways You're Already a Success

Be proud of every value you haven't compromised in the entrepreneurial pressure cooker.
Thai Nguyen
Why You Should Never Work Just For Money
Passion

Why You Should Never Work Just For Money

Many people think if they earn enough money to buy expensive cars, clothes, electronics and other things, they will be happy. Nevertheless, they forget this one important thing.
Lessons From a Family Business 5 Generations Strong
Family Businesses

Lessons From a Family Business 5 Generations Strong

An Idaho banker reflects on the values that have passed, along with the bank, from parent to child for more than a century.
Daphne Mallory
How Jamaican Billionaire Michael Lee Chin Inspires This Teen Entrepreneur
Inspiration

How Jamaican Billionaire Michael Lee Chin Inspires This Teen Entrepreneur

Success is tough enough in big, wealthy countries. This teen 'trep from a tiny island nation is studying the example of a local hero.
Warren Cassell, Jr.
Why Business Leaders Must Set a Personal Mission
Work-Life Balance

Why Business Leaders Must Set a Personal Mission

Assess what you're trying to accomplish in life beyond making money at your company. Otherwise you might be headed for trouble when life catches up with you.
Scott Wylie
20 Surprisingly Beautiful Tiny Homes Around the World
Lifestyle

20 Surprisingly Beautiful Tiny Homes Around the World

Thanks to problems like rising housing costs, overpopulation, and environmental damage, it seems the solution is to think smaller. Much smaller.
Melissa Stanger
Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence
Personal Improvement

Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence

When you feel uncertain, put on your good clothes, stand straight and say something nice to somebody. Works like a charm.
Eddy Ricci
Semper Fi! How The Marine Corps Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship
Personal values

Semper Fi! How The Marine Corps Prepared Me for Entrepreneurship

Building your idea into a business is an uncertain mission. Core values that don't bend under pressure are indispensable.
William Ballard
When SMART Goals Don't Work, Here's What to Do Instead
Goals

When SMART Goals Don't Work, Here's What to Do Instead

For tackling a lofty aspiration, such as embarking on a business area that's a passion, try a more intrinsic method to set objectives, forging an emotional connection.
Scott Christ
J.D. Power: How I Stayed True to My Values Over 50 Years
Personal values

J.D. Power: How I Stayed True to My Values Over 50 Years

At every stage you'll face expectations to conform to different corporate cultures. You must weigh them against your sense of ethics.
J.D. Power III