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.

Storytelling

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. …

Management

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

Honest Co<p>Honest Co., an e-commerce startup that may be heading for an initial public offering, was founded in 2011 by actress Jessica Alba and former …

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 …

Management

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 …

Environmental Health
The Workplace

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 …