Emily Swanson

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The Power of Storytelling in Leadership

Guest, Al Mohler, shares with us how he sees the church has failed businesspeople.

5 Signs Of High Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence predicts people’s ability to regulate themselves, manage other people, and achieve success. Research shows a link between emotional intelligence and career success. Not everyone is born with it, but unlike IQ, emotional intelligence can be acquired and improved with practice. …

Emotional Intelligence

This Year's Best Employers Have Focused on Fairness

Like to work for a company that gives every employee a bonus of $100,000? Or one that takes all employees and their guests for a weeklong trip to a …

A Checklist for Making Faster, Better Decisions

Managers make about three billion decisions each year, and almost all of them can be made better. The stakes for doing so are real: decisions are the most powerful tool managers have for getting things done. Setting goals (another tool) is aspirational, but making decisions actually drives action. …

How Leaders Can Balance Logic And Emotion To Make Better Decisions

The distinction between thought and feeling may be murkier than we imagine, limiting our decision making.<p>You’ve already heard how emotional intelligence leads to success. And you may have figured out how to channel your emotions into productive uses at work and in high-stakes decision making.<p>But …

Your 5 Favorite ‘Healthy’ Brands May Not Be So Healthy

By<p>Consumer goods purveyors are on to the American public: they know this crowd loves a good story.<p>Buzz words have always been a big component of …

3 Timeless Rules for Making Tough Decisions

<i>Jennifer Maravillas FOR HBR</i><p>I perused the restaurant menu for several minutes, struggling with indecision, each item tempting me in a different way.<p><i>Maybe I should order them all . . .</i><p>Is this a silly decision not deserving deliberation? Maybe. But I bet you’ve been there. If not about food, then …

Every Chipotle will close Monday for a 4-hour food safety meeting

Now that Chipotle's E. coli is outbreak officially over, the company is temporarily shuttering all its restaurants in order to keep it that way.<p>Chipotle (CMG) isclosing all of its stores nationwide for four hours Monday to hold a company-wide staff meeting about food safety. The meeting is slated …

What Your Employees Really Think of Your Excessive CEO Salary

This latest research shows excessive CEO salaries have a huge impact on employees.<p>Dan's Price's decision to pay a $70,000 minimum wage went viral recently. His decision came after an employee, Jason Haley, pointed out to him the disparity between the CEO's salary of and his own. At that time, Price …

The Surprising Link Between Compassion And Success

So-called “givers” are overrepresented at both the bottom and the top of the success ladder. How come?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our 10 Best Business Lessons of 2016. Click here to read the full list.</i><p>To many people, the idea of compassionate leadership is too touchy-feely at best and …