Gene Marks

Gene Marks

Entrepreneur Leadership Network VIP
President of The Marks Group

More From Gene Marks

Anxiety

Why Did SNL's Bill Hader Frequently Screw Up on Purpose?

He got the mistakes out of the way to overcome his anxiety
Leadership

How Did Ulysses S. Grant Make Life-and-Death Decisions? Very Quickly.

Grant waited until he had all the available facts but not a minute longer.
Psychology

This Is Why You Should (Almost) Always Go for It on Fourth Down But Seldom Do

Loss aversion makes football coaches and business leaders timid when the data says they should be bold.
Competitors

Why Did This German Olympian Help Jesse Owens While Hitler Watched?

When you care about your craft, you respect your peers.
Consumer Psychology

Want to Increase Your Tipped Employees' Pay Without Spending A Dime?

A richer color scheme encourages customers to tip a lot more.
Failure

Ever Heard Of Henry Ford's Colossal Failed City in the Jungle?

Probably not…and there's a good reason why.
Employee Feedback

That Time Jeff Bezos Was the Stupidest Person in the Room

Everyone can benefit from simple advice, no matter who they are.
Company Culture

Advice For Employees: There's a Limit To Your Complaints

Thanks for the feedback. Now get back to work.
Holiday Parties

Is That Holiday Party Really Worth It?

No, it's not. There's a lot of better ways to spend that money in the spirit of the holiday.
Consultants and Advisors

The 5 Words You Don't Want To Hear From Your Accountant

The last thing you want to hear is "hey, that's a great idea!" from the one person who's supposed to be giving you the great ideas.
Life Lessons

Looking at Very Old Photos Has Changed My Perspective on Business and Life in General

Shorpy.com is entirely photos of people in ordinary life long ago dealing with the same sort of stuff we deal with now.