Marvin Brow

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7 Habits of Highly Respected Leaders

Your technical skills might get you a promotion, but it’s your people skills that will earn you the respect of your employees.<p>A title, position, and corner office may earn them extra pay and benefits, but respect is something that does not automatically come with a leadership position. This has to …

10 Brilliant Business Books You Can Read To Find Your Shortcut To Success

It is never too early nor is it ever too late to start planning for retirement. It ultimately depends on your way of life, where are you living, and …

10 Rules Of A Great Conversationalist

57 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.Whether that be a tool to manage your …

Small Business

I'm Founding a Nonprofit. Should I Pay Myself?

Sometimes I feel like I'm a broken record. (Kids, that was the iPod from the 1970s.) I can't tell you how many times I've sat down with the founder of a non-profit and discovered that they're not paying themselves anything. Most of them can't afford to work for free. But more importantly, we <i>all</i> …

Leading An Employee Who Isn’t A Team Player

You’re committed to building a work environment of collaboration and teamwork—a work environment in which all your employees work together to reach …

The 4 Most Creative Kinds of Leaders

What type of creative leader are you? And, more importantly, what kind of creative leader do you need to surround yourself with in order to make your innovation goal a reality?<p>In today's snappy corporate speak, forms of creative leadership are like statement blazers or ultra low-rise jeans: they're …

The Next Billion Dollar Startups

Startups that jump out to billion-dollar valuations are so rare they've come to be known as unicorns. We at FORBES, in cooperation with TrueBridge Capital Partners,* went hunting for the next wave of startups that are flying under the radar but getting ready to pop. We surveyed venture firms for …

The chronic need for talent and leadership development

A top consultancy opined recently that a CEO of a firm can’t afford to take the time to develop the executives directly under him/her. Their …

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …