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Strategies for Executives to Ignite Organizational Transformation

Terri Wallin | Posted 08.05.2014 | Small Business
Terri Wallin

Change seems to be the only constant in the world -- in every industry. Today's leaders constantly have to adjust to the world swirling around them. I...

Senior Entrepreneurs Play a Vital Role

Jack Nadel | Posted 08.17.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

Over my nearly 70 years as an entrepreneur, I have sometimes been described as a visionary, but this is really a misnomer. The truth is that I am a tremendous opportunist.

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

So What's Your Story?

Bobby Umar | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business
Bobby Umar

What exactly is your story? Your story is the culmination of your entire experience both personal and professional. Within your life story, there are dozens of chapters. Within each chapter are nuggets of wisdom.

Experienced Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders: Millennials Need Our Help

Jack Nadel | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Jack Nadel

Based on my seven decades of business experience, I can see only one solution: millennials must create their own jobs.

Beyond Davos: The Importance of Conversation

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Chris Komisarjevsky

The well-publicized discussions and debates taking place at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week can surely light the spark of change. However, it is only through the repeated echo of those ideas in the months and years to follow that will lead to action and produce meaningful solutions.

More Glee: The Story Behind the Magic

Cortney McDermott | Posted 02.17.2014 | Style
Cortney McDermott

We've all witnessed it: A monotone whisperer reading from slides. Even if the content was spot on, you'd never know because he lost you at hello. But what if you could combine killer content with Beyonce's ability to captivate an audience?

Gary Vaynerchuk: The Brand That Cares the Most Wins

Bryan Elliott | Posted 02.05.2014 | Business
Bryan Elliott

What's Gary's secret to success? He might tell you that he works harder than anyone else and that he's a builder, not someone who tears things and others down to reach the top. But overall, and in my opinion, Gary cares.

Obama To Discuss Immigration With Business Leaders

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is convening business leaders at the White House to sustain pressure on the Repu...

Entrepreneurialism Isn't Just a Man's World

Wendy Tan-White | Posted 09.04.2013 | Business
Wendy Tan-White

Based on my own experience, I'm pleased to say that more women are becoming interested in historically male-dominated industries. But this should not be at the expense of a balanced and mutually beneficial partnership between men and women.

Why CEOs Can't Have Time Off Sick

Mark Oaten | Posted 08.20.2013 | Business
Mark Oaten

As the boss you're simply not expected to get ill and consequently few senior managers I know take time off sick.

When -- and How -- Did Business Become the Enemy?

John Friedman | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business
John Friedman

Is this just rationalization for not advancing people (or shipping jobs overseas), a justification to avoid feeling guilty about not passing the reigns to a generation champing at the bit for their turn to be in charge, or something more?

Google Executive Chairman's 3 World-Changing Predictions

Robert Lockard | Posted 05.12.2013 | Technology
Robert Lockard

What will our world look like 10 years from now? Will we finally have the flying cars and mechanical maids The Jetsons promised us? Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman and former CEO of Google, has some possible answers in his new book.

As BP Trial Begins, Gulf Businesses and Communities Call for Ecosystem Restoration and Economic Opportunity

Jeffrey Buchanan | Posted 04.28.2013 | Impact
Jeffrey Buchanan

Monday marked the beginning of arguably the biggest trial of this century, as the U.S. Department of Justice went to court with global oil giant, BP. With money most likely on the way to states, and needs still so acute, the question is, how to invest it most effectively.

Why You Shouldn't Lead Like a Politician

Laura Huckabee-Jennings | Posted 01.05.2013 | Business
Laura Huckabee-Jennings

In today's business environment, where innovation, motivation and productivity are more needed than ever, this style of leadership is rapidly losing favor. Not for any "soft" reasons, but because it simply isn't effective at driving business growth.

Elise Foley

Business PAC Runs Open Letter From Entrepreneurs, With Only 2 Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A political action committee comprised of entrepreneurs and business leaders penned an open letter that ran in USA Today Monday calling ...

What Would a Female-Dominated Business World Look Like?

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 06.05.2012 | Business
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

What if all the currently overeducated women start taking over formerly male-dominated domains? Would that be so bad?

An Ideal Leader Versus a Practical Leader

Darshan A. Meda | Posted 05.21.2012 | Impact
Darshan A. Meda

A practical leader understands the limitations of each member's capability and allows for self- leadership.

Three Dimensions of Leadership

John Friedman | Posted 03.19.2012 | Business
John Friedman

A lot has been said and written about what it means for a company or organization to be a leader. Certainly the area of sustainability offers a myriad of opportunities for organizations, companies, and individuals to carve out a niche as a leader.

Philanthropy and Economic Development Boosted by Global Irish Tribe

Reporters Uncensored | Posted 12.13.2011 | Impact
Reporters Uncensored

By Maura Kelly President Bill Clinton gave the keynote address at the second Global Irish Economic Forum in Dublin Castle Oct. 8. The Forum is an Ir...

Business Leaders React To Steve Jobs' Death

Posted 12.05.2011 | Business

Hailed as a visionary innovator, Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple, built the company in his image and changed the way users interact with compu...

6 Essential Characteristics All Business Leaders Will Need In 2012

Glenn Llopis | Posted 11.02.2011 | Latino Voices
Glenn Llopis

How to survive in this tough, fast-changing terrain? The following represent the six characteristics that define the immigrant perspective on business leadership that will be essential for business leaders to embrace in 2012.

How to Be More Persuasive and Influential at Work

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 08.14.2011 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

You know who they are, they're the people who can walk into a meeting and charm the socks off everyone in the room. They inevitably wind up with bigge...

Joy Resmovits

Report: Businesses Can't Just Be 'Pawns' In Education Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.07.2011 | Education

America's business leaders say they want to fix education, but they don't know how to do so effectively. As a result, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce ...

Video Interview: Brian Rothenberg of SkillSlate

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

The Roadmap is a weekly show by founders Zev Mo Green and Ramon B. Nuez Jr., where they interview NYC-based companies and business leaders. They a...