Leadership

Leadership

7 Ways to Become a Better Leader

Leadership is a skill that can be continually strengthened. Here's how.
Leadership

37 South Korean Bank Execs Offer to Resign Over Breach. Should Target Execs Follow Suit?

When news broke regarding a massive theft of customer information, dozens of top executives at South Korean financial companies tendered their resignations.
Leadership

Why So Many Tech Founders Who Are Jerks Become Insanely Rich and Successful

If 'startup DNA' is the idea that the world's best entrepreneurs have some inherent talent they were born with that made them successful, then many also share another characteristic: arrogance.
Starting a Business

15 Entrepreneurs on What They Wish They'd Known When They First Started Up

We all wish we could get everything right the first time. That, of course, isn't the case. Here's what some business owners wish they new from the start.
Leadership

Do You Have the Entrepreneurial 'X Factor?'

While everyone is trying to jump on the entrepreneur bandwagon, some people are naturally more cut out for the ride than others.
Leadership

At Yahoo, a $42 Million Change of Heart

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer has given the boot to her second in command, Henrique de Castro, just a little over a year after pilfering the exec from rival Google.
Entrepreneurs

4 Tips for Being a Balanced Entrepreneur -- At Work and at Home

Putting your heart and soul into a startup is what entrepreneurs do. But being awesome doesn't stop when you come home. Here are some suggestions for finding the right balance.
Growth Strategies

Turn Around Your Business in 5 Steps

As an entrepreneur you are going to face your fair share of challenges, some more dire than others. When times get tough, you are going to need to turnaround your business, develop a pivot strategy and get your company back on track. Here is how.
Starting a Business

Young Female Entrepreneurs' Advice on Securing Funding

These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
Growth Strategies

Still in the Doghouse: Lululemon Lowers Q4 Guidance

The Canadian yoga-clothing company, whose chairman announced his resignation in December following his controversial remarks about women, says it has seen sales 'decelerate meaningfully' since the start of the new year.
How To

10 Tips on How to Be a Better Entrepreneur in 2014

From taking an improv class to learning how to play tag, here are a few pointers on how entrepreneurs can put their best foot forward this year.
Entrepreneurs

If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion

While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission.
Marketing

6 Secrets to a Successful Sales Meeting

You owe it to yourself and your team to run sales meetings they will be productive and engaging. Here are six ways to spice up the agenda.
Leadership

Report: Hot CEOs Bolster Stock Values, Earn Better Salaries

A new study claims that attractive CEOs are more likely to garner higher stock returns, negotiate more lucratively and take home bigger paychecks.
Growth Strategies

Monster or Mastermind? 3 Business Takeaways from Wall Street's 'Wolf'

While 'The Wolf of Wall Street' may seem like a cautionary tale of precisely what not to do in business, much can be learned from Jordan Belfort's story.