Leah Oppel

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Be an Example -- 3 Ways to Practice True Leadership

You don't want to be the next United Airlines; instead, take steps to empower employees to behave better by modeling true leadership for them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Earlier this year, United Airlines became the subject of multiple controversies due to the way …

How to Become More Self-Aware, According to Research

You probably know more than a few people who are just clueless about themselves.<p>They make the same errors over and over but never seem to notice. …

How to Watch Out for Blind Spots in Your Leadership

<i>It’s the tricky thing about blind spots: Everybody has them, but often we don’t even know they exist until they cause a problem.</i> All of us have blind …

Leadership

8 ways to end bad habits

Bad habits; we all got’em. You know what they are. You know you should stop. But . . . it’s hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. …

4 Ways Entrepreneurs (Especially Women) Unintentionally Rob Themselves of Success

Honor American Business Women's Day. Acknowledge and redirect four of the most significant ways women hold themselves back.<p>This one is for you, ladies. But gentlemen--you'll want to listen in. You may find that you relate.<p>Today is American Business Women's Day. A day to honor the contributions of …

The Here-and-Now Habit: How Mindfulness Can Help You Break Unhealthy Habits Once and for All

<b>Bad habits can take a hefty toll on your health and happiness. In The Here-and-Now Habit, mindfulness expert Hugh Byrne provides powerful practices</b> …

The One Quality That Makes a Truly Great Leader

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

What I didn’t learn in school about leadership

<b>Standout leadership is not discovered in any textbook</b>. It is born in the trenches where results are achieved, conflict occurs, people engage and pain …

5 Indispensable Qualities of a Great Leader

You’ve seen them. Effectively directing the flow of a group activity. All eyes eagerly upon them for guidance and inspiration as they speak or move …

Leadership

Four Skills for Open-Door Leaders

My bet is that the leaders you most admire are the ones who left you better off than they found you by creating opportunities that helped you …

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32 Quotes to Build Your Confidence

Are You Confident?Self-confidence: That feeling that we know we can do it, that we have the ability, that we can reach higher and achieve our …

Motivation

These 3 Traits Differentiate Great Leaders from Good Ones | Inc.com

Am I a good leader for my small business? And what can I do to be a great leader? I often find myself thinking about these very questions related to the entrepreneurial ventures I lead.<p>Some leadership traits are universal these days. Having curiosity was cited as one of the most important traits of …

Small Business

The Skills You Need—But No One Tells You About—If You Want to Be Influential

Raj Bandyopadhyay had a problem.<p>His dream career was to work in the burgeoning field of data science. Understandable, as it’s one of the hottest …

Labor Economics