Authenticity

Influencers

Don't Be Fooled by Your Number of Followers: How to Really Wield Influence

Beware of "vanity metrics." weed out the duds and and land the right ones for your brand.
Leadership

How to Become an Authentic Leader in the Digital Era

Maintaining integrity depends on knowing, doing and being -- all in ways that enable us to evolve into our true self.
Personal Growth

5 Positive Ways to Overcome Betrayal in Life and Business

Treasure your hard-learned lessons, then turn away from the person who hurt you and toward building the life you want to live.
Social Media

12 Things Authentic People Don't Do on Social Media

Honesty and transparency are important for boosting your company's customer experience.
Lessons

10 Lessons You Should Learn Sooner Than Later

There are some truths you only learn the hard way. How hard is mostly up to you.
Branding

3 Brand Building Secrets From Beauty Expert Michelle Phan

Remember, you're a human being, not a collection of images and posts.
Learning From Mistakes

The Delicate Art of Gracefully Recovering From a Verbal Blunder

Knowing how to walk it back when the tongue slips is key to avoiding the worst consequences to career and reputation.
VC Funding

5 Lessons You Can Learn From Trump About Pitching to VCs

Visual cues, repetition and authentic emotion helps frame your message in a way that resonates with investors.
Branding

How to Stand Out When Your Competitors All Look the Same

You won't be remembered if you aren't heard.
Authenticity

Authenticity -- What It Is, What It Isn't and How to Get It.

There are a few ways to get it right and a million ways to get it wrong.
Business

7 Ways to Be Utterly Unforgettable in Business and Life

In a noisy world it's even more important people remember you and your business.
Business

To Become a Better Businessperson, First Become a Better Person

To give your best to your business, you have to be in a good place personally first.
Entrepreneurs

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.
Marketing to Millennials

3 Things Businesses Can Learn From Millennials

Learning the habits, interests and personality traits of this vibrant demographic will grow your brand.
Branding

How to Build a Brand That Stands the Test of Time

Branding can serve as an incredible asset for customer retention, which should inform the foundation of your philosophy.