Leadership

Entrepreneurs Are Prone to Creative Self-Destruction. Here's How to Stay Grounded and Succeed.
Leadership

Entrepreneurs Are Prone to Creative Self-Destruction. Here's How to Stay Grounded and Succeed.

Misbehavior by Travis Kalanick at Uber, Dov Charney at American Apparel or Miki Agrawal at Thinx is awful. There are obvious ways to avoid it.
Amol Sarva
5 Ways to Transform Work Gossip Into Positive Communication
Gossip

5 Ways to Transform Work Gossip Into Positive Communication

Redirecting the very traits that make gossip so enticing can help build trust among team members and foster productive, meaningful relationships.
Aviva Leebow Wolmer
Make Wellness Travel a Staple in Company Trips for Happy, Productive Employees
Business Travel

Make Wellness Travel a Staple in Company Trips for Happy, Productive Employees

Healthy cuisine? A massage after a day of meetings? Allergen-free bedding? What can you do to reduce your employees' travel stress?
Tony Tie
White Lies Are Hurting Your Business. How to Stop Them.
Inspiring Your Team

White Lies Are Hurting Your Business. How to Stop Them.

Your organization and in fact all organizations need to establish a culture of "constructive candor," encouraging honest communication.
Dev Ittycheria
Straight Talk: What a Lifelong Love of Poker Taught Me About Business
Managing Risk

Straight Talk: What a Lifelong Love of Poker Taught Me About Business

Poker is a high-wire act that any CEO could recognize. You're managing risk at all times, and you're making decisions based on insufficient information.
Zach Ferres
9 Tips Guaranteed to Build a Winning Team
Management

9 Tips Guaranteed to Build a Winning Team

Take a hands-on approach without being overbearing; give clear instructions but allow your team the freedom to improvise.
Sherrie Campbell
Breaking the Glass Ceiling Starts With Changing Workplace Culture
Inspiring Your Team

Breaking the Glass Ceiling Starts With Changing Workplace Culture

At the eighth annual Women in the World New York Summit, four female executives discussed the cultural factors that have led to fewer women in leadership roles.
Lydia Belanger
Cultivating Humanity: 3 Vital Skills for Today's Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneur Mindset

Cultivating Humanity: 3 Vital Skills for Today's Entrepreneurs

How Travis Kalanick and Brian Chesky found success with uniquely human traits.
Riccardo Campione
This Founder Shares the Mindset That Helps Her Stay On Track
20 Questions

This Founder Shares the Mindset That Helps Her Stay On Track

Generating $1 billion in sales for retailers, the founder of RewardStyle now realizes you can't please everyone. Instead, think about what you want for the long haul.
Nina Zipkin
How to Grow Your Company Without Losing Its Culture
Startup Culture

How to Grow Your Company Without Losing Its Culture

Hiring dilutes your culture unless, along with resumes and skill sets, you look at a candidate's personal alignment with your company's core values.
Meghan M. Biro
What First-Time Presidents and Entrepreneurs Have in Common
Leadership

What First-Time Presidents and Entrepreneurs Have in Common

First-time presidents and entrepreneurs benefit from being the new kids in town. Everyone is curious about what they'll do, and they have the freedom to shape their legacies around bold, innovative initiatives.
Hossein Rahnama
4 Actions to Help You Recover From a Crushed Dream
Dreams

4 Actions to Help You Recover From a Crushed Dream

Injury forced this promising NFL player out of his first and only pro game. Here's how he recovered from his personal tragedy and how you can, too.
Matt Mayberry
Why Business Leaders Make the Best Social Entrepreneurs
Social Entrepreneurship

Why Business Leaders Make the Best Social Entrepreneurs

You'll have way more to give back and a far better chance of achieving an impact by starting out in the business world.
Steve Tobak