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Business Leadership

Why Do Millennials Expect to Be Promoted?

Jared Buckley | Posted 02.08.2017 | Business
Jared Buckley

Every talk, training, or workshop I present, a leader will ask about millennials and entitlement. Whether millennials are entitled or not is the wrong...

Control everyone around you and miss great opportunities.

Peter Aceto | Posted 02.01.2017 | Business
Peter Aceto

As in any business, there are always special missions being driven by a number of people throughout the company. To be perfectly honest, I don't know ...

Leading with a Powerful Story

Indigo Ocean Dutton | Posted 01.03.2017 | Impact
Indigo Ocean Dutton

What is the story you tell about who you are, what you're doing in the world, and what your gifts and challenges are? If you own or lead a company...

Surviving the Cotswold Way: The Tough Mudder of Leadership Challenges

Susan Scott | Posted 11.21.2016 | Business
Susan Scott

I've championed long walks for leaders for years, have taken them myself and received glowing reports from those who did the same. This one, the one I...

A conversation with Neil Pasricha (video)

Peter Aceto | Posted 11.21.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

I recently chatted with Neil Pasricha who I find wonderfully inspiring. Neil is the author of The Book Of Awesome, and The Happiness Equation. He was ...

Women Leaders Are Redefining Business - On HER Terms

Jennifer Love | Posted 11.15.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

To ensure the success of women and girls is to ensure that they attain literacy and self-confidence in financial matters big and small. And it's happe...

Walmart's Science Based Target: A Game Changer

We Mean Business | Posted 11.04.2016 | Green
We Mean Business

By Pedro Faria, Technical Director, CDP This week Walmart became the 26th company to successfully set greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets that...

5 Reasons Why Meditation Can Improve Business Leadership

Ian Mills | Posted 11.03.2016 | Business
Ian Mills

Is it just the latest corporate fad or is meditation really capable of giving a business leader the edge? Steve Jobs did it; software pioneer Marc Be...

The way out of this divisive political climate? Think like a business leader.

Charles White | Posted 10.25.2016 | Politics
Charles White

Arnold Palmer famously called golf "deceptively simple and endlessly complicated," which made it, he said, the greatest game ever invented. In truth...

In-Control vs. Under-Control Leadership

Alex Budak | Posted 10.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Alex Budak

And if you are a leader who is currently "in control" but wants to instead be "under control," know that many fellow leaders have made this transition. Think of it as your final, yet finest, act of being in control -- showing the agency and control to let go.

Leadership Under Pressure, a k a, Emergency Leadership

Dr. Sudip Bose | Posted 10.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Sudip Bose

By Dr. Sudip Bose, MD Oct. 11, 2016 -- How do you make decisions under pressure? Leadership under pressure is not analysis paralysis. How do you mo...

Listen to Frank Zappa.

Peter Aceto | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

I remember a holiday staff party one Saturday night, to which we invited several of our employees' spouses, many of whom happened to work for our Big ...

Want to be a Leader? You Better Have These Ingredients

Nader Mikhail | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Nader Mikhail

I've always been inspired by humble giants. Leaders who rise to the occasion, whose game-face reflects pure passion and those who live to deliver in t...

5 Engagement Principles Now Drive Business Leadership

Marty Zwilling | Posted 09.20.2016 | Business
Marty Zwilling

The days of leadership without engagement are gone. With interactive social media and video everywhere, everyone needs to feel they have a relationshi...

The Shift: Business Leaders Choose Connection

Michelle Long | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Michelle Long

We are not meant to be in service to the economy. The economy is meant to be in service to us. Yet today many of us feel powerless to an economic system that is collectively leading to results that no one wants. We have been taught scarcity and hyper-individualism, that it is "us versus them." Nowhere more so than in business.

5 Powerful Quotes About Leadership Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Molly Reynolds | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Molly Reynolds

Leadership is a learning process and sometimes we need a little inspiration.

5 Non-negotiable Attributes of Visionary Leadership

Zak Mustapha | Posted 08.19.2016 | Business
Zak Mustapha

It will suffice to say that leaders help themselves and others to do the right things. They set direction, build an inspiring vision, and create something new.

Women: Sugar And Spice And Everything Else Business Needs To Succeed

Merry Carole Powers | Posted 07.29.2016 | Business
Merry Carole Powers

There have been a lot of reminders. There was the paltry 6-month sentence Brock Turner received for raping a young woman and the accompanying letter...

Transformation: Go Big or Go Home

Greg Portell | Posted 07.26.2016 | Business
Greg Portell

Few words are more overused and less understood by corporate America. From functional changes to the next strategic acquisition, all are characterized as "transformation" in hopes of garnering attention in an increasingly complicated business world.

The Critical Need for Responsible Business Leadership in the United States

Frank Islam | Posted 07.21.2016 | Business
Frank Islam

The deed is done. Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee for President of the United States. And, now we have a highly qualified business leader who, if elected, will do what is required to "make America great again". Or, do we?

Women Are Upgrading the Leadership Rules

Jennifer Love | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

"Leadership is an action, not a position." Donald McGannon If you check the Oxford Dictionary, leadership is defined as "the action of leading a grou...

Taking Back The United States Of Civility

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 06.27.2016 | Politics
Stuart Muszynski

More troubling is that modern-day culture -- driven largely by media -- assumes that civility is not happening in America; that noise, negativity, confrontation and in-your-face behavior rule our communities and guide our interpersonal relationships.

Use These Top Reference Checking Tips Before You Hire

Michael S Solomon | Posted 06.20.2016 | Business
Michael S Solomon

While it can be time consuming, the applicant's reference check is one of the most important aspects of hiring and should not be dismissed or taken lightly.

Doing Business At The Speed Of Love

Jennifer Love | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

"To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart." - Eleanor Roosevelt You know the saying, "Success in business is all about mak...

These 7 Questions Will Change The Way You Lead Forever

James Carbary | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
James Carbary

Coaching is one of the most powerful leadership and sales tools.