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Layoffs or 'Downsizing'? 4 Tips for Speaking Strategically.
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Layoffs or 'Downsizing'? 4 Tips for Speaking Strategically.

In virtually every aspect of our lives, we create meaning with the use of selective wording, framing and spin.
Harrison Monarth
The 5 Abilities That Help 'Execepreneurs' Excel
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The 5 Abilities That Help 'Execepreneurs' Excel

They've been in the hot seat before. They can handle the heat.
Inderpal Singh
5 Tips for Young CEOs Managing More Experienced Executives
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5 Tips for Young CEOs Managing More Experienced Executives

It's right to respect your elders but don't forget who hired whom.
Joel Trammell
6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO
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6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO

Successful CEOs all have similar traits as well as unique strengths.
Mark Josephson
The Real Measure of a CEO's Success Can Be Found in an Ancient Greek Word
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The Real Measure of a CEO's Success Can Be Found in an Ancient Greek Word

A general state of being happy, healthy and prosperous should be a boss's ultimate goal.
Matthew Gonnering
9 Revelations About Toxic Leaders
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9 Revelations About Toxic Leaders

If you're squeamish about dealing with ruthless, narcissistic, sadistic, maniacal, backstabbing slime-balls, executive life is not for you.
Steve Tobak
Shocker! Entrepreneurs Often Are Not CEO Material.
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Shocker! Entrepreneurs Often Are Not CEO Material.

An entrepreneur who serves as CEO of a company he launched has found the two roles are very, very different.
Murray Newlands
Can McDonald's New CEO Bring Real Change for the Chain?
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Can McDonald's New CEO Bring Real Change for the Chain?

After just two years leading the fast-food giant, Don Thompson is being replaced by Steve Easterbrook, McDonald's chief brand officer with experience in the fast-casual business.
Kate Taylor
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3 Toxic Character Flaws That Cause CEOs to Fail

The dizzying heights of power cause some people to lose track of right and wrong.
Tor Constantino
The 5 Qualities Teams Look for in Their Leaders
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The 5 Qualities Teams Look for in Their Leaders

The person steering the ship has a significant impact on productivity and emotions of employees.
Nisha Ahluwalia
4 Blunders That Can Damage Your Executive Presence
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4 Blunders That Can Damage Your Executive Presence

Whether you're leading a team or climbing the corporate ladder, prepare yourself so you don't make these mistakes.
Harrison Monarth
Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds
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Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds

New research finds a positive correlation between CEO fitness and firm value.
Laura Entis
It Takes 3 to Run a Business
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It Takes 3 to Run a Business

It may sound mystical, but 3 is a magic number when it comes to your team.
Steve Tobak
Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture?
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Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture?

Your startup is not a conglomerate (yet), but this manufacturing firm can teach you how to manage your talent.
Peter S. Cohan