Bob Glazer

Bob Glazer

Founder and CEO of Acceleration Partners
Robert Glazer, founder and managing director of Acceleration Partners, is a customer acquisition specialist with an exceptional track record in growing revenue and profits for fast-growing consumer products and services companies. His clients include adidas, eBay, ModCloth, One Kings Lane, Reebok, Shutterfly, Target, Gymboree Tiny Prints and many other consumer brands.
How to Lead Versus Manage, to Improve Your Team's Success
Leadership Qualities

How to Lead Versus Manage, to Improve Your Team's Success

To engage workers, step back from the day to day and focus on proactive, inspiring leadership rather than reactive, putting-out-fires management.
3 Changes Your Company Should Make to Performance Management in 2017
Performance Reviews

3 Changes Your Company Should Make to Performance Management in 2017

Managers and employees alike are stressing because they're about to have their dreaded year-end performance review. Fix that.
6 Important Values Entrepreneurial Parents Can Teach Their Children
Young Entrepreneurs

6 Important Values Entrepreneurial Parents Can Teach Their Children

The principles that help startup leaders succeed will also help your kids -- and your relationship with them -- flourish.
Warning: Don't Let a Hot Product Kill Your Business
Growth Strategies

Warning: Don't Let a Hot Product Kill Your Business

Don't become a one-hit wonder. Grow a sustainable company that's ready for the long term, with these 3 strategies.
4 Rules to Provide Flexibility Without Losing Accountability
Flexible Work Arrangements

4 Rules to Provide Flexibility Without Losing Accountability

How can employers ensure that flexibility won't torpedo their companies' productivity?
Throw Your Company to the Sharks -- on 'Shark Tank,' That Is
Shark Tank

Throw Your Company to the Sharks -- on 'Shark Tank,' That Is

Pitching your business on this hit show could pay off handsomely -- as long as you know what you're doing.
The Biggest Lesson from Volkswagen: Culture Dictates Behavior
Inspiring Your Team

The Biggest Lesson from Volkswagen: Culture Dictates Behavior

Here are four ways to build a culture which, unlike VW during its scandal days, accepts failure as a growth opportunity.
5 Things That Keep Both Genders Happy in the Workplace
Workplace Wellness

5 Things That Keep Both Genders Happy in the Workplace

Flexibility in all aspects is key in keeping a happy office atmosphere for both men and women.
4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain More Leadership Training
leadership training

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain More Leadership Training

Wishing there were a course called 'CEO 101'? Here's what you can do instead.
Now, Rather Than Later: How to Foster Learning for a Business-Minded Child
Parenting

Now, Rather Than Later: How to Foster Learning for a Business-Minded Child

Here are four ways to fan the flame of your son or daughter's entrepreneurial aptitude.
5 Ways to Stop Embarrassing Yourself on LinkedIn
Linkedin

5 Ways to Stop Embarrassing Yourself on LinkedIn

Sure, you love your good ole' boy photos. Just don't post them when you're trying to look professional.
The Modern Storefront: What Instagram Could Mean For Your Business
Social Media

The Modern Storefront: What Instagram Could Mean For Your Business

Instagram is the modern equivalent of window shopping. It offers a peek into the world of a brand.