John Boitnott

John Boitnott

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Journalist, Digital Media Consultant and Investor

More From John Boitnott

Success Stories

6 Extraordinary Women Who Rose to the Pinnacle of Their Professions

Celebrate these women for overcoming the odds but never quit demanding a level playing field.
Leadership

These 4 Old-School Leadership Principles Still Ring True Today

Technology changes a lot very fast. People, not so much.
Productivity

You'll be More Productive When You Stop Believing These 9 Productivity Myths

There is no shortcut, so just work through that list you should have.
Personal Improvement

8 Ways Very Busy People Find the Time to Be Very Well Read People

You could be reading a couple of books a month, or more, just by managing your time a little better.
Leadership

8 Books Every Manager Should Read to Become a Better Leader

There's a worthwhile book out there for whatever you need to move forward on your leadership journey.
Negotiating

This Is How 2 Top MBA Professors Recommend You Smooth Negotiations for a Better Salary

Like just about everything, you are much better off with a plan.
Job Interview

This Is How You Prepare to Nail the Interview for Your Dream Job

They know you're nervous. They want to see how you deal with it.
Bad Bosses

How to Partner Successfully With a Younger Boss

Age sometimes seems a lot more than just a number.
Entrepreneurship

4 Insanely Easy but Overlooked Tactics to Advance Your Entrepreneurial Career

Leaving corporate America for entrepreneurship takes courage. After that, it takes a lot of hard work and common sense.
Automation

Here's What You Can Do Now to Stay Employed When They Finally Have a Robot for Your Job

Automation is certain to displace millions of workers but also create millions of other jobs. Prepare now to keep working then.
Servant Leadership

Inspire Your Team by Living This One Leadership Principle From the U.S. Marines

Only an unselfish leader can earn the trust that is essential for small teams to succeed.
Managing Employees

There Is No Tidy Way to Deal With a Hoarder on Your Staff

Drawing the line between respecting someone's space and excessive clutter is extra hard when there are mental health considerations.
Bosses

6 Ways to Keep Things From Getting Worse When Your Boss Starts Yelling at You

You might need to quit, but you probably shouldn't on the spot.
Leadership

Your Narcissistic Boss Could be Great But Is Probably Just Hurting the Business

Narcissists see themselves as charismatic visionaries. It would really help the company if they actually were.
Leadership

7 Leadership Lessons From U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis

The Marine Corps general earned both the nickname "Mad Dog" and a reputation for compassionate, egalitarian leadership.