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7 Things Great Leaders Have Learned To Do

Great leaders have learned a set of practices, that if done well over an extended period of time, can provide you sustained leadership success. There …

Self-improvement

Want to accelerate startup growth? Here's why situational leadership is important

One of the biggest mistakes most leaders – including managers – make is that they utilise the same leadership style with everyone

Hares, Tortoises, and the Trouble with Genius

<i>“Geniuses are dangerous.”</i> <br>— James MarchHow many organizations would deny that they want more creativity, more genius, and more divergent thinking …

Creativity

Differences in CEO leadership style, company culture improve firm performance, study finds

Chief executive officers should have a different leadership style from an organization's culture in order to improve a firm's performance, according …

Leadership Lessons from CEO Coach Bill Campbell

Bill Campbell, a legendary mentor and executive coach to many of Silicon Valley’s luminaries, died in April. On stage at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech …

Leadership

Our Top Tips For Improving Your Sales Funnel

We all know a good sales funnel should get as many customers as possible from initial contact to a sale. As business people we accept that not …

AdWords

Understanding the Risk of Solar Panels and Real Estate Transactions

The problems that solar panels are causing in the real estate transactions are becoming commonplace and therefore warrant a high degree of scrutiny …

Elon Musk’s Tesla to buy solar panel maker SolarCity for $2.8bn

In an interesting turn of events, Tesla, the carmaker led by billionaire Elon Musk, is to buy a solar power company called SolarCity, which was also …

3 Myths that keep people from going solar

When people think of going green, they often imagine reusing bags at the grocery store, buying local produce and carpooling with their neighbors. …

Solar Power

SunPower nabs record for world's most efficient rooftop solar panel

Solar panel efficiency is the holy grail of the solar power world, and SunPower just propelled the industry further with the “most efficient rooftop …

D.C. Council passes bill to boost solar

Hello Jigar,<p><b>Victory!</b><p>Earlier today, the D.C. Council voted to expand the District’s Renewable Portfolio Standard. It did so by a unanimous voice vote …

Solar Roadways are coming to historic Route 66

Solar Roadways are finally gaining traction in the United States. Scott and Julie Brusaw have been developing their energy-generating roads for the …

Gary Vaynerchuk: "Entrepreneurs, You're Doing It Wrong"

If you love entrepreneurship, wine, or social media, you also love Gary Vaynerchuk. The "wine guy" helped grow his father's wine business from 3 million to 60 million in just 5 years, with the help of an innovative wine tasting YouTube show launched in 2006. The daily show grew his personal brand, …

Entrepreneurship

12 Habits of Horrible Leaders and How to Break Them | Inc.com

In leadership, everything you do counts. All eyes are on you, even when you aren't there. Employees feel your presence throughout the day because you set the tone.<p>This is what it means to be a leader--to be aware of how your actions and decisions impact others even when you are physically absent.<p>I …

Leadership

This One Productivity Secret Is the Key to Working Smarter

<i>What daily habits can someone adopt to lead a more productive life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Charles Duhigg, Staff Writer, New York Times and Author of, Smarter Faster Better, on</b> …

Time Management

Ultra-Efficient Solar Power - MIT Technology Review

Harry Atwater thinks his lab can make an affordable device that produces more than twice the solar power generated by today’s panels. The feat is …

Clean Energy

Tony Robbins: Want Success? Rewire Your Mind.

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Tony Robbins is in the business of breakthroughs. He helps people achieve personal and professional breakthroughs with his wildly popular motivational seminars, his life strategy coaching to CEOs, U.S. Presidents and billionaire hedge fund managers, and writing …

Profit

7 Things All Super-Productive People Do

<i>By Amber Brenza, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Not getting anything done today? You're going to want to read this.<p>There are some people who wake up at 5 a.m. without hitting snooze, meticulously write to-do lists, and keep their work area so clean you could eat off of it (not that they would …

Time Management

Survey Shows 5 Somewhat Surprising Lessons For Recruiters

Illustration by Dreamstime<p>I always cringe when I get a survey or some research touting some hot new finding or a big “surprise,” because in my …

How LinkedIn is Transforming the World of Recruitment

LinkedIn is the social media enigma, the one social media site that seems to have a profoundly stronger impact on companies than it does on its …

Recruitment

Why You Should Recruit on Facebook

Is your social recruitment strategy missing the mark–and billions of potential candidates?<p>Facebook helps you close the talent gap and get in touch …

The Perfect Recruiting Email

You found the person you want to recruit. Maybe you found them on LinkedIn, maybe from your own database, maybe you found them through a trade …

7 Things Really Successful People Never Do | Inc.com

There are good habits, and not-so-good ones. Then there are habits that will actually prevent you from achieving success. That observation comes from the personal finance site GOBankingRates, which recently used Stephen R. Covey's bestseller <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i> as a starting …

Self-improvement

10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life.<p>To give you a head start, we sifted through recent Quora threads on this critical life transition and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>Here are 10 …

Self Compassion

Using Fear To Become Successful

7 Habits of Highly Motivating Leaders | Inc.com

Motivating leaders are dynamic people who can flex their leadership style to match each person's needs. These leaders are often relationship builders. They are more interested in finding what motivates each employee to reach high levels of performance. Motivating leaders care about the whole person …

Employee Engagement

There Is No Such Thing As Work-Life Balance For Entrepreneurs

A few weeks ago I was invited to attend Arizona State University’s Spirit of Enterprise awards. The program was designed to honor the most impactful entrepreneurs who have come out of the W.P. Carey School of Business. My family and I were in Arizona for Thanksgiving around that time, so I decided …

Entrepreneurship
Productivity

The No. 1 Thing Millennials Want From Their Jobs: Work-Life Balance

The No. 1 thing millennials want from their jobs is the thing so many of us struggle to achieve—work-life balance. According to the results of a new report, more than half of young women and men think their lives outside of the office are more important, with just 11 percent putting work first.<p>In …