Leadership

11 Top Performers on How to Instantly Focus
Focus

11 Top Performers on How to Instantly Focus

For these high performers, one strategy knocks them into full consciousness when it's game time.
The Oracles
To Meet Employees' Expectations, Improve Engagement, Don't Just Cater to Their Whims
Employee Experience

To Meet Employees' Expectations, Improve Engagement, Don't Just Cater to Their Whims

The condition of the latte machine won't matter to employees who believe the job they're doing is not the job they thought they were taking.
Tracy Maylett
Steve Wozniak Offers 4 Pieces of Advice for First-Time Entrepreneurs
Thought Leaders

Steve Wozniak Offers 4 Pieces of Advice for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Wozniak put Apple before his ego, which led to his having a hand in developing some of the world's most legendary products.
Deep Patel
How to Scale Your Company With Small Teams
Inspiring Your Team

How to Scale Your Company With Small Teams

Small cross-functional teams can act like tiny, agile companies inside the larger company.
Aytekin Tank
10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Staying Focused
20 Questions

10 Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Staying Focused

Here is how to concentrate in a world filled with distractions.
Nina Zipkin
How to Bridge the Leadership Perception Divide
Leadership

How to Bridge the Leadership Perception Divide

Your team will make their greatest contributions when they are clear what it is you value most.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
Why You Should View Every Mistake and Idea as an Opportunity
Inspiring Your Team

Why You Should View Every Mistake and Idea as an Opportunity

This CEO explains that failure is a chance to improve -- and why he always listens to his team.
To Establish Trust Leaders Must Get Their Hands Dirty
Leadership

To Establish Trust Leaders Must Get Their Hands Dirty

Today's leaders must be accountable to touch the business just as much as they lead it in order to establish or reestablish trust.
Glenn Llopis
The Case for Hiring Employees With Zero Experience
Inspiring Your Team

The Case for Hiring Employees With Zero Experience

The key to making a successful hire is to know how that individual will approach each new task.
David Royce
What This Founder Does to Stay Completely Focused
20 Questions

What This Founder Does to Stay Completely Focused

When he needs to focus, HomeHero CEO and co-founder Kyle Hill turns to a specific pastime to help get his head back into the game.
Nina Zipkin
Be Prepared for the Unexpected -- Use This Green Beret Mindset
Strategy

Be Prepared for the Unexpected -- Use This Green Beret Mindset

Here's what a former Special Forces leader tells himself every morning to be ready for anything.
Dan Bova
How to Finish 2016 With a Bang
Goals

How to Finish 2016 With a Bang

Use the momentum of Q4 to slingshot yourself to greater success in the new year.
Sean Kelly
Cut Any Expense You Want But Don't Dare Take the Coffee Away!
Inspiring Your Team

Cut Any Expense You Want But Don't Dare Take the Coffee Away!

Employees will suffer through pay freezes, no-bonus Christmas and downsizing but if there is no coffee you'll have a mutiny.
Gene Marks
Why Experience Makes You Fearless
Lessons

Why Experience Makes You Fearless

People who seem fearless are not. They're just experienced.
Steve Tobak