Leadership Skills

Legacy

3 Ways That Your Actions Today Will Shape Your Company's Legacy

Legacy isn't some far-off goal to achieve; you can cultivate your company's legacy starting right now.
Leadership

Becoming an Effective Leader Helped Turn My Struggling Business Into a Thriving Franchise -- Here's How I Did It

You can make the decision to become a leader at any time. I recommend you start now.
Leadership

Microsoft CEO: Leaders Must 'Find the Rose Petals in a Field of S#$@'

Satya Nadella expects all leaders at Microsoft to do these three things.
Leadership

Why Most Leaders Are Not Qualified to Lead

Are you promoting the right employees?
Leadership Qualities

'Are You More Interesting than Average?' in 5 Questions

What makes people interesting? And can it be learned?
Leadership

Why This Founder Stepped Down From Leading His Company He Built for a Billion Users to Help Entrepreneurs Sail

Johan Brand, a Norwegian founder, says too many entrepreneurs need to learn how to work with the elements, not against them.
Food Businesses

As Bobby Flay Cooks Up an IPO, Can He Still Remain the Hands-On Guy?

Used to calling his own shots, Flay will soon find out what happens when he lets everyone else into the kitchen.
Uber

What Uber's New CEO Needs to Do to Change the Narrative and Restore Confidence in the Company

Dara Khosrowshahi faces a daunting list of challenges in his new role.
executives

The 4 Biggest Mistakes New Executives Make

One study found a 50 percent chance that new executives will leave the organization within the first 18 months. Here are four of the biggest reasons why.
Leadership

11 American Ninja Warriors Share Their Best Advice on Leadership

Many of the great ninja athletes are also entrepreneurs.
Leadership Skills

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From OSU Coach Urban Meyer

Are you ready to up your leadership game? Take a page from this winning coach's playbook.
Leadership

What Road-Tripping Across America to Meet Customers Taught Me About Being a Better Leader

Getting outside of your comfort zone and walking in other people's shoes can help you become a more effective leader.
Leadership Qualities

The 5 Things All Entrepreneurs Wish They Were Better at

You're the founder of your company -- the idea person, the leader. But do you really have what it takes?