Kenneth Lang

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How I Lead: I See Opportunities Everywhere

Jeff Bardwell, executive strategic communications liaison at the Homeland Security Department’s Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, juggles many …

Leadership

5 tips for making your next big business decision

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>By Jeff Boss, …

Management

30 Quotes on Trust That Will Make You Think | Inc.com

Trust is built and maintained by many small actions over time.<p>We are trusted because of our way of being, not because of our polished exteriors or our expertly crafted communications.<p>Here are some quotes that may be useful to consider as you think about the role of trust in your life and leadership:<p>…

Motivation
Forgiveness

8 Leadership Tips From Veteran Founders Who Started Young | Inc.com

Recently, here at Inc.com, I've written about my experiences as a consultant in my 20s and early 30s, as well as those of Lonely Planet's 26-year-old CEO.<p>But what might we learn from those who started a successful business young but are now veterans with decades of experience? I decided to turn to …

Leadership

Next Management Training Events: AMA Conferences

Next Management Training Events and Conferences: Our Calendar<p>Explore the newest management thinking and concepts learn from world-renowned leaders …

Humility: The Secret To Confident Leadership

Successful entrepreneurs must consistently focus on improving and promoting themselves and their companies. Personal motivation, individual sacrifice, and self-promotion are necessary and important components to moving a business forward. But once the herculean task of creating a business has been …

Entrepreneurship

Leadership crises turn short-term thinking into long-term failure

As the public awaits the result of a motion to spill the Liberal Party leadership, MPs, political observers and the public alike should seriously …

Julia Gillard

10 Tips For Leadership When You're Not The Boss

When founders and CEOs look to hire and promote managers, they want people who exhibit leadership. But how can you exhibit leadership if you're stuck in individual contributor roles? No one reports to you, and you're not even a project manager.<p>Good news is, leader isn't a title, it's a group of …

Leadership

After a String of Amtrak Crashes, Top Official Points Finger at Schumer

'We are consuming the wealth of future generations, generations yet born. We are consuming their wealth – and they haven’t even created it yet.' Read …

Psychology

Leadership Lessons from the Height of Fashion

“It’s not how far you fall; it’s how high you bounce back,” luxury industry executive Mark Weber told me in an interview recently, roughly paraphrasing General George Patton to illustrate his own return from an ignominious dismissal from his first executive position to the one from which he …

Leadership

51 Great Links for Leaders, Readers, and Creatives – February 7, 2015

First of all, my favorite story I’ve read this week can save your life!!How to Develop the Situational Awareness of Jason Bourne, from The Art of …

Thought Leadership

Collaborative Leadership vs the Autocratic “My way or the highway.”

<b>Businesses, who have a balance of genders within the leadership team or if there is a strong collaborative leadership style, will enjoy performance</b> …

7 Qualities of Remarkable Leaders | Inc.com

There are all sorts of leaders in this world--some better than others. We have all worked for or met leaders who stand out from the rest of the pack--who are, in short, remarkable.<p>To succeed over the long run, companies need great leaders. Research shows that company stock price growth over 10 …

Leadership

Crime and Punishment in America: What We Are Doing Wrong

<i>This article originally appeared on Patheos.</i><p>10.2 million people sit in prison cells today around the world– and almost <i>half of them</i> are right here, in …

Crime

School suspensions don’t work. It’s time for something better.

Cindy sits across from me in what is now called The Justice Center at Turners Falls High School in Montague, about 20 miles north of Amherst. The …

KQED

<b>By Eric Westervelt, NPR</b><p>One by one, in a room just off the gym floor at Edna Brewer Middle School in Oakland, Calif., seventh graders go on the …

Restorative Justice at Work: How This Indigenous Wood Carver Is Finding Peace After a Seattle Officer Killed His Brother

Rick Williams asked for calm when protesters demanded justice for his brother, who was shot and killed by a Seattle police officer. But he realizes …

Justice

When it comes to school discipline, Pittsburg changing to ‘restorative’ approach

PITTSBURG — The school district here is trying a new way to handle student discipline, one that officials hope will not only reduce suspensions but …

Education

When restorative justice isn't enough

Emma Teitel on the Dalhousie dentistry students and misogyny at her alma mater<p>Dalhousie University, my alma mater, is a sleepy mid-sized school where …

Jian Ghomeshi

Big drops in school suspensions and expulsions across the state

Schools across California reported a double-digit drop in suspensions and expulsion rates, the second straight year of dramatic improvement, state Superintendent of Public Instruction <b>Tom Torlakson</b> announced.<p>During the last school year, there were 50,000 fewer suspensions, a 15.2 percent …

In LA, policy shift yields decline in school suspensions

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the last three years, Marcquees Banks has been taken out of class twice and sent to another school for getting into fights.<p>The third time he got into a scuffle, something different happened: A counselor at Augustus Hawkins High School in South Los Angeles pulled Banks and the …

High School

How Should Schools "Restore" Kids Who Attack?

A black male seventh-grader was considered for expulsion last year for assault using a dangerous weapon—burning a student with a hot screwdriver …

How restorative justice is steering young offenders away from crime

An alternative to court has reduced reoffending rates, prevented young offenders from getting a criminal record and freed up £2m to reinvest in preventive services<p>In a small workshop on an industrial estate, Jordan Lee Caffyn is putting the finishing touches to a beautifully handcrafted wooden …

4 Fundamentals to Inspire Leadership Within Your Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re in high-growth mode it can be easy to put your energy toward running the day-to-day business and table plans to focus on people and organizational issues until things calm down. But do they ever?<p>In order to scale rapid growth …

Leadership

Nothing Teaches Leadership Like Football

In stadiums and playgrounds across the country each day in the fall, young people embrace the finesse and the physical journey of football, the …

Vince Lombardi