Steve Tobak

Steve Tobak

Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting

Steve Tobak is a management consultant, columnist, former senior executive, and author of Real Leaders Don’t Follow: Being Extraordinary in the Age of the Entrepreneur (Entrepreneur Press, October 2015). Tobak runs Silicon Valley-based Invisor Consulting and blogs at stevetobak.com, where you can contact him and learn more.

Can Twitter Censor Terrorists and Trolls Without Silencing Free Speech?
Twitter

Can Twitter Censor Terrorists and Trolls Without Silencing Free Speech?

Social media, once a bastion of open discourse, is under mounting pressure to define and remove "hate'' speech.
6 Lessons From the Demise of Gawker
gawker

6 Lessons From the Demise of Gawker

Gawker was crushed by a libel suit brought by Hulk Hogan and financed by Peter Thiel. Gawker founder Nick Denton is no victim; he did this to himself.
If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle
Work Ethic

If You Really Want to Make it Big You've Got to Hustle

Many dream of leisurely success but only those who enjoy working very hard achieve it.
Trump's Business-Friendly Economic Agenda
Donald Trump

Trump's Business-Friendly Economic Agenda

Trump's plans for tax and regulatory reform could benefit entrepreneurs, small business owners and corporations alike.
Everyone Says 'Do What You Love.' This Is How You Do It.
Careers

Everyone Says 'Do What You Love.' This Is How You Do It.

It sounds romantic but finding work that you enjoy going to and leave feeling good about is the essential edge for success and happiness.
Why Do We Idolize Entrepreneurs?
Ethics

Why Do We Idolize Entrepreneurs?

Some of our most celebrated business leaders are just as unethical as the next guy … maybe more so.
How to Destroy Your Career, Ted Cruz Style
career advice

How to Destroy Your Career, Ted Cruz Style

Be a pro and take the high road when you lose out on a job or promotion.
The Gaping Hole in Shark Tank's Get Rich Advice
Make More Happen

The Gaping Hole in Shark Tank's Get Rich Advice

While it is true that owning your own company is a proven path to wealth, a job that teaches how to run a company is the best start.
3 Takeaways From the Demise of Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes
Theranos

3 Takeaways From the Demise of Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes

Holmes was an entrepreneurial darling until it became apparent her miracle company was a sham.
8 Behavioral Traits You Can Take to the Bank
Business Success

8 Behavioral Traits You Can Take to the Bank

The steadiness of a person's character is what determines if they succeed in the inherently unpredictable process we call 'life.'
Success Is Easy -- Just Give Up
Life Lessons

Success Is Easy -- Just Give Up

You only find the most elusive things in life when you've given up searching for them.
Wanted: A Little Less Talk and a Lot More Action
Radicals & Visionaries

Wanted: A Little Less Talk and a Lot More Action

Lip service won't get you, or your business, anywhere. Say what you mean, mean what you say, and act on it -- each and every time.
How Real Leaders Get Along … Or Don't
Office Politics

How Real Leaders Get Along … Or Don't

Sometimes, we care so deeply that we're willing to put our reputations on the line for what we feel in our hearts to be right.
Before any Career Decision, Ask Yourself 5 Questions
Career Change

Before any Career Decision, Ask Yourself 5 Questions

You spend most of your waking life with the person you love and at work ... shouldn't you love both?
Are You Destined for Entrepreneurship? Climb a Tree and Find Out.
Radicals & Visionaries

Are You Destined for Entrepreneurship? Climb a Tree and Find Out.

How you begin your career will have a great deal to do with how far you get in your career.

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