Alexis Levy

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12 Must-Read Books That Will Raise Your Emotional Intelligence

Your Amazon wish list is about to get longer.<p>I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness, collaborated better with others, and got …

31 Digital Tools Entrepreneurs Say They Can't Live Without

What tools do CEOs actually use every day?<p>Today there are too many tools to choose from, which got me wondering, what tools do CEOs actually use every day? What tools could they not live without?<p>I've interviewed over 700 CEOs as part of my podcast, <i>The Top Entrepreneurs</i>, and have summarized the top …

Project Management

11 Famous Failures That Will Inspire You to Success

Fear of failure is daunting. Here's help--famous "been there, done that" stories that will have you saying "learned this, did that".<p>Nothing debilitates us as much or is as scary as a fear of failure.<p>In fact, research indicates that our fear of failure tops the list of our phobias with nearly one in …

The Overthinker's Guide to Getting Sh*t Done

Don’t overthink. Do.<p>Balancing thought and action will always be a challenge for many people.<p>When you spend too much time picturing what a project is …

Will Donald Trump Destroy the Presidency?

He disdains the rule of law. He’s trampling norms of presidential behavior. And he’s bringing vital institutions down with him.<p>Donald Trump is testing the institution of the presidency unlike any of his 43 predecessors. We have never had a president so ill-informed about the nature of his office, …

5 Traits of People With High Emotional Intelligence

This is the secret sauce for accelerating and amplifying your success.<p>One of the biggest realizations I've had in my career is also one of the purest: the simple fact that people are drawn to likable people. It's human nature. People want to do business with people they like.<p>Yet when you look …

Trump's Populism Is Transforming GOP's Economics, Adviser Says

Stephen Moore, a senior economic adviser to Donald Trump, was once a doctrinaire libertarian and free-trader. Now, Moore says: "Donald Trump's victory has changed the [Republican] Party into a more populist working-class party in some ways that conservatives like myself will like and some that …

My 'Next-Big-Thing' List: Who Will Transform The Post-TV Ad World In 2017

Madison Avenue is shifting rapidly as marketers are looking at agencies through the lens of transformation. They are seeking solutions across commerce, digital content and media distribution, but legacy agencies are slow to respond and too often are the manifestation of the traditional. The shift …

Digital Marketing

Wilbur Ross seen as Trump pick for Commerce Department: WSJ

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump is expected to select Wilbur Ross Jr as secretary of the Commerce Department, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing two people familiar with the deliberations.<p>U.S. President-elect Donald Trump looks on as Wilbur Ross departs after …

Donald Trump