Leadership Skills

Project Grow

5 Inspirational Tips From My 'Day in the Life of Steve Jobs'

My entrepreneurial pilgrimage to Silicon Valley: a retrospective, seven years after the famous visionary's death.
Leadership

When Faced With a Tough Task, You Need to Do Your F-ing Job

It may be difficult, but when the right path is clear, just do it.
Managing Teams

3 Outside-the-Box Strategies to Keep Your Talent Development Plan Relevant

Putting people in a room doesn't make them a team, and calling one the manager doesn't make them the single accepted leader.
Leadership Skills

Rallying Employees to Embrace New Management Practices

Management and workforce often approach new ideas from opposite directions. What distinguishes good managers is getting everybody on-board of their own volition, while walking the talk themselves.
Starting a Business

The 5 Habits Bad Founders Never Break

People who don't understand the basics of how people get along will never lead a successful team.
Leadership Skills

4 Tips to Improve Your Leadership Skills

Leaders never stop growing and developing. Here's how you can improve by prioritizing your actions.
Leadership Qualities

Leaders Who Rapidly Scale Companies Are 'Wired' for Success. Are You?

If you are seeking that winning leadership combination to scale your company, here's what to look for.
Leadership Qualities

People Who Only Think of Themselves in Order to Get Ahead Are Not Leaders

It's time we came up with a new term for those who build their businesses on the exploitation of others.
Leadership Skills

The Main Job of an Entrepreneur Is to Make It Look Like Things Are Running Smoothly -- Even When They Aren't

The Alliance Labs Founder and President Jon Schickedanz says focus every day is to 'absorb panic.'
Leadership Strategy

Are You Sabotaging Your Own Team? Look Out for These 5 Signs.

Leading a startup for the first time is a little like playing flashlight tag: You may be playing to win, but most of the moves you make are inevitably shots in the dark.
Leadership

Why This CEO Fired Himself

After some soul-searching, this CEO needed to identify what he was good at. And that meant no longer being a CEO.
Leadership Skills

Scott Shainman Shares 10 Lessons That Will Make You a Better Leader

"View every decision from 1,000 feet up and 360 degrees around."
Project Grow

8 Strategies to Becoming a Badass CEO

C-Suiters share their secret sauce for exceptional leadership.