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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 07.18.2016 | 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 07.18.2016 | 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.

Entrepreneurship in the British Virgin Islands with Stedman Graham

Stedman Graham | Posted 05.29.2016 | Business
Stedman Graham

Now is the time for leadership, change, improvement, growth and the acceptance of new challenges as they continue to emerge. The differentiator is whether you, your workforce and your constituents are prepared with the skills and mindset to meet these challenges.

How Your Anxiety Can Make You A Better Leader

Zach Mercurio | Posted 04.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Zach Mercurio

Remember, if you are breathing, there is more right with you than there is wrong with you. You are okay. You will be okay. You are a better person, and a better leader because of this. You can lead with, and through, anxiety.

8 Mindfulness Tips for Business Decision Makers

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 04.25.2016 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

How great is it when a nice guy or girl finishes first? I was overjoyed to see on my LinkedIn feed that a former colleague, friend, and all-around goo...

What's My Name?

Peter Aceto | Posted 04.19.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

I've done many self-assessments and am in tune with who I am. I enjoy achieving things but I am also quite affiliative in nature. Relationships and connections mean a great deal to me. Yet, I still have a tough time remembering people's names! I find this frustrating, annoying and embarrassing.

To Be A Leader, First You Have To Sleep Like One. Here's How

Shelly Ibach | Posted 04.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Shelly Ibach

Today we are encouraged to live every part of our waking lives to the fullest and get by with as little time as possible devoted to sleep. People who claim to need only a few hours of sleep each night are envied, even admired. Sleep is often treated as wasted time, and those who get a full night of Zs are considered old-fashioned, or even lazy.

C-Suite Insights: Digitalization Challenges for Leaders

Thomas White | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
Thomas White

In my work, I meet business leaders from all over the world who have advice, stories and personal tips to provide. I sit down with these leaders to gi...

Political Correctness in the Workplace...or Not?

Robert Glaspie | Posted 03.31.2016 | Business
Robert Glaspie

In the US we are currently in the early stages of a presidential political season, and it seems that the most outrageous rhetoric is ruling the day. There also seems to be a groundswell of people who take offense at being held to standards of appropriateness, or "political correctness."

C-Suite Insights: Intersection of Leadership and Social Media

Thomas White | Posted 03.31.2016 | Business
Thomas White

In my work, I meet business leaders from all over the world who have advice, stories and personal tips to provide. I sit down with these leaders to give them the opportunity to provide current business advice and give a glimpse to their personal stories as a business leader.

A leadership conversation with @DanielPink & @PeterAceto [VIDEO]

Peter Aceto | Posted 03.30.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

I am inspired by Daniel's thought process and his views on the changing world of work. Throughout much of his writings, you'll find a common theme tha...

Donald Trump Has A Secret

Lisa Larter | Posted 03.08.2016 | Business
Lisa Larter

Donald Trump has a secret that has nothing to do with politics and it's why some people love him. And after you learn what it is, you might be surprised to find yourself putting his secret into practice.

Creating a Business to Come Home To

Maria Montgomery | Posted 03.03.2016 | Business
Maria Montgomery

Have you ever stepped into someone's kitchen and felt completely welcomed? You were served tea and biscuits, the air was heavy with the scent of home baked bread, the colors were warm and everyone was smiling.

Instead of Trying to Put Your Best Face Forward, Consider Putting Your Real Face Forward

Peter Aceto | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

I'm no math professor, but there are some equations that are easier to master than most. Here's one formula that has worked for me every single time: the more respect I give away, the more I get in return.

Unleash Your Inner McEnroe

Josh Lowenthal | Posted 02.18.2016 | Business
Josh Lowenthal

I think we can agree that passion was at the heart of McEnroe's game, and he didn't tiptoe around his love of the sport or the frustration it brought -- he leveraged it.

Resilience -- One of Few Traits That Matters to Success

Peter Aceto | Posted 02.05.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

Resilience is such an important quality for humans - in life and in a work context. We are always faced with ups and downs, at times enormous obstacles that look impossible to overcome, or a series of headwinds, discouragement and difficulties that force us to want give up.

The 4 Things Your Company Needs to Do to Advance Women -- Have the Will!

Jeffery Tobias Halter | Posted 02.04.2016 | Business
Jeffery Tobias Halter

Willingness to change means we have to examine our company's results, acknowledge they are not acceptable and choose to do something about it. Below is what the average company looks like for women and men by level.

Give Your 'Prisoners' The Keys to the Front Door

Peter Aceto | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
Peter Aceto

You know what they say about people: Give them the key to the door and they'll stay. Lock them up and the first thing they'll do is escape.

Create Your Ideal Position

J V Crum III | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
J V Crum III

When you have a structured understanding of what you want out of life and where you want your business to go, you must take your consciousness a step ...

True Grit, Grace and Gratitude

Laura Berger | Posted 12.29.2015 | Business
Laura Berger

I hear the foremost occupants of the c-suite open the kimono to their thoughts for hours every day--enough to cherry-pick the most essential qualities that mark the true greats in leadership.