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5 Ways Business Leaders Unintentionally Kill Collaboration and Creativity
Leadership Skills

5 Ways Business Leaders Unintentionally Kill Collaboration and Creativity

The good news is that most of the reasons business leaders kill collaboration are easily fixable.
Eliot Burdett
How 1 Executive Became a Transformational Leader
Leadership

How 1 Executive Became a Transformational Leader

"The one thing that we can all control when we show up to work is the effort that we put forth."
Matt Mayberry
That Time Bill Gates Answered a Tech Support Call ... and Crushed It
Inspiring Your Team

That Time Bill Gates Answered a Tech Support Call ... and Crushed It

Leaving the C-suite to spend some time in a cubicle will teach you a lot about your own company.
Gene Marks
Want a More Creative Team? Start by Taming Your Own Ego.
Small Business - Big Impact

Want a More Creative Team? Start by Taming Your Own Ego.

Hyper-confident leaders often get the top job, but they don't bring out the best in everyone.
Michael Hollauf
Why We Learn More from Tough Bosses
Leadership Qualities

Why We Learn More from Tough Bosses

CEO of Narrative Science, Stuart Frankel, explains why a little bit of humility goes a long way.
5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day
Leadership Qualities

5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day

Start by recognizing your staff members for their good work. And do it in public.
Heather R. Huhman
3 Surprisingly Inefficient Daily Business Practices
Efficiency

3 Surprisingly Inefficient Daily Business Practices

Imagine how much more would get done if everybody just understood what everybody is trying to communicate.
Bart Mroz
4 Effective Ways Leaders Solve Problems and Stop them Before They Happen
Leadership Qualities

4 Effective Ways Leaders Solve Problems and Stop them Before They Happen

Problem solving is the essence of what leaders exist to do. We must see well beyond the obvious and approach problems through a lens of opportunity.
Glenn Llopis
Do Effective Leaders Use Fear or Love in the Workplace?
Leadership

Do Effective Leaders Use Fear or Love in the Workplace?

With the right balance, leaders will become highly respected by their employees.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
Dignity and the Pink Slip: What Are You Doing to Bring Decency to the Process?
Termination

Dignity and the Pink Slip: What Are You Doing to Bring Decency to the Process?

Communicating with, rather than avoiding, someone who's been terminated helps ease that experience's painful effects.
Peter Diamond
Crowdsource Your Next Boss?
Leadership Qualities

Crowdsource Your Next Boss?

New research shows that those employees who collaborate and communicate the most have leadership potential.
David Niu
3 Key Characteristics of the Best Startup CEOs
Leadership Qualities

3 Key Characteristics of the Best Startup CEOs

Wanna succeed in the startup world? You're gonna need a laser-like focus and the ability to become a sponge -- for learning purposes, that is.
Nathan Resnick
20 Management Tips That Will Transform You Into An Amazing Leader
Leadership

20 Management Tips That Will Transform You Into An Amazing Leader

Entrepreneurs learn something new everyday, but these tidbits will put you ahead of the game.
Joe Griffin
3 Keys to Stop Being a Helicopter CEO
Growth Strategies

3 Keys to Stop Being a Helicopter CEO

CEOs should stop micromanaging and hire the right people to manage the small details.
Caren Maio