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Human Resources

5 Differences Between Good and Bad Leaders

I talked yesterday to a friend who was excited about how his work was going. Most of the conversation centered around what a great manager he had. …

My Best Leadership Moment and What It Taught Me

My best leadership moment happened while I was running a strategy conference for my senior leadership team, and the leadership of our strategic partners, in total about 70 people.<p>It was my second strategy conference with the same team. The first had gone very well, and the teams were getting used …

Time I

How to Hire Like a Superboss

A woman shows up for a job interview. It’s a management position, but not a high-level one. While she’s waiting, someone drops down in the chair beside her. It’s the legendary head of the company. “Are you here about a job?” he asks. Speechless, the woman nods. The CEO then asks her about the more …

George Lucas

There Are Other Dangers on Mount Everest Besides Nature

A filmmaker who was on the mountain during one of its deadliest seasons tells Cosmopolitan.com about sherpas and survival.<p>Jennifer Peedom traveled to Mount Everest in 2014 with the intent of filming Phurba Tashi Sherpa's world-record 22nd climb to the summit. Peedom wanted to capture the side of …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

Staten Island

8 Things Your Pet Says About Your Personality

1) Researchers have established some general conclusions about pets and their owners personalities:<p><b>Fish owners are happiest.</b>• <b><br>Dog owners are the most</b> …

Pets

What Makes You 'Click' With Someone Else?

You can’t put your finger on it.<p>You may not have anything in common.<p>On paper it might seem you’d never be friends.<p>But you just… “<i>click</i>.”<p>How does that …

Relationships

A Harvard psychologist says people judge you based on 2 criteria when they first meet you

Harvard Business School professor Amy Cuddy has been studying first impressions alongside fellow psychologists Susan Fiske and Peter Glick for more than 15 years, and has discovered patterns in these interactions.<p>In her new book, "Presence," Cuddy says that people quickly answer two questions when …

How To Motivate Your Employees To Do More Each Week

Want to keep your employees loyal? Motivate them to do their best work.<p>"You can catch more flies with honey..." Yeah, I know. The same clich gets old when trying to motivate employees. While there are many tried-and-true methods of motivating employees to work harder, I like to think outside the …

Employee Engagement

The Easiest Thing You Can Do to Be a Great Boss

Most leaders receive surprisingly little development before assuming their first supervisory roles. In fact, many get no leadership training at all until they’ve been in the executive ranks for nearly a decade—reaching, on average, age 42.<p>But whether you’ve had formal training or not, there’s one …

The 12 Most Important Things I've Learned About Leadership

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.” –Alexander the Great<p>The quote provides insight as to why leadership is so crucial to entrepreneurship; the person at the top …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Want to Be a Stellar Leader in 2016? Try These 15 Leadership Acts of Greatness

In planning for the new year, don't overlook what type of leadership is needed to achieve those new goals you set.<p>With a new year comes the need for updates to your strategic plan. The business revisits its vision. New goals are set. Yet what about you? More specifically, what about your …

Leadership

The Single Leadership Trait That Adds the Most Value to Companies

One of the great compliments you can get from your employees or from those who are following you is "I knew you'd say that."<p><i>What is the single most important leadership quality? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with</i> …

Love Myself

11 tough truths about leadership that no one talks about

Ever wondered how the greatest leaders are able to handle being at the top so effortlessly?<p>The truth is, these highly successful people do stumble, worry, and doubt themselves.<p>"Great leaders know that every step they take, every decision they make, matters in the end," says author and public …

Leadership

The 3 Biggest Leadership Ideas You Need to Know About in 2016

Your company's culture is getting younger and more democratic. And the information you used to share on a need-to-know basis is getting harder to hide. Here's what leaders need to know at a time like this.<p>Some principles of great leadership never change--but others do, in response to evolving …

Leadership

Tackling Mount Kilimanjaro

At 19,341ft, Kilimanjaro isn’t just one of the world’s highest freestanding mountains, it’s also the highest peak you can ascend without technical …

Research-Based Ways to Win at Work in 2016

Do:<p>Be good <i>and</i> fast.<p>Praise your team often.<p>Be the boss stars love to work for.<p>Help your team be creative. Or at least execute better.<p>Take your vacation time.<p>Help people change.<p>Cultivate generosity.<p>Use your persuasive powers — in fact, paint a picture employees can believe in.<p>Make yourself immune to …

Consciousness

Secrets of the Superbosses

Kelly Blair<p>What do Ralph Lauren, Larry Ellison, Julian Robertson, Jay Chiat, Bill Walsh, George Lucas, Bob Noyce, Lorne Michaels, and Mary Kay Ash have in common?<p>Certainly all of them are known for being talented and successful—even legendary—in their respective fields. All have reputations as …

Leadership

15 Critical Habits of Mentally Tough People

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to be strong, see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move through it …

How Your Terrible Boss Can Make You a Better Leader

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

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11 Simple Habits That Will Help You Get Ahead In Your Career

Want more from your career? Adopt these habits.<p>Some people harbor the belief that getting ahead in your career is a matter of luck or of having the right connections. It's not. The people who are "lucky" are the ones who have prepared, day in and day out, and were ready when opportunity arrived. …

Self-improvement

Great Leaders Know They’re Not Perfect

It’s not unusual for executives to enter a new job with deep-seated feelings of being an impostor. Our research studying thousands of leaders rising into bigger jobs revealed 69% feel underprepared for roles they assume. Forty-five percent had minimal understanding of the challenges they would …

Leadership

Invest in your people to get the best from your people

Many factors have been promoted over the years as critical to managerial effectiveness. But when leadership consultants Mike Figliuolo and Victor Prince began to search for a framework less dependent on the personal characteristics of leaders, they came up with a system that excited them. They …

Outsmart Your Own Biases

Suppose you’re evaluating a job candidate to lead a new office in a different country. On paper this is by far the most qualified person you’ve seen. Her responses to your interview questions are flawless. She has impeccable social skills. Still, something doesn’t feel right. You can’t put your …

Management

Developing Leadership Skills: What You Need to Know

These days, with the many Internet articles and new courses available, most new professionals readily cross the gap from lack of business knowledge …

The Differences Between Managers Who Motivate and Those Who Demoralize

I’ve never met a manager who intended to demoralize their staff.<p>Many do, but that’s not their intention.<p>In talking with them or those who report to …

Leadership

Leadership is a Choice

I remember back to my days as an elementary student. Boy did I have a warped sense of what leadership really was. Back then at recess leaders (on the …