Anthony Lie

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How CEOs Stay So Productive

Even the bigwigs get tempted by the latest cat video. They just figured out how to kick the habit with some simple mind hacks and easy-to-use apps.<p><i>“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.”</i>-–Paul J. …

Productivity

5 Leadership Equations for Success | Inc.com

Any entrepreneur who's been through the tough--and exhilarating--ride of starting up a business knows there's no one method for success.<p>The same goes for managing people--there is no one formula that unlocks the secrets of leading a team successfully.<p>Even so, experienced leaders figure out over …

Leadership

5 Transitions Great Leaders Make That Average Leaders Don't

The secret to leadership is there aren’t any real secrets. The best leaders have simply gone to school on improving their tradecraft. While the capabilities possessed by the best leaders might seem otherworldly to many, they are merely the outcome of hard work, experience, perspective, and yes, a …

Do You Use Intel Or Intuition? The Psychology Of Tough Decisions

Let’s face it, when forced to make a difficult call, we often just go with our gut. But up against a tight deadline, that approach can blind us to the best decision. Here are some ways good leaders can avoid bad moves.<p>Even with great experience, talented teams, and trusted advisors, there are times …

Nobel Prize

Your Company Needs An Enemy, And Here’s The Data To Prove It

Your antagonist doesn’t necessarily need to be another business. Positioning yourself against an idea could, in fact, be the most durable approach.<p>Social labels are like clothes: people love them when they think they look good in them, but hate them when they don’t fit well.<p>A variety of research …

Customer Service

Forget Smartphones, Samsung Wants To Dominate Your Whole House

Hear the name Samsung and you’re likely to think smartphones, flat screen televisions and—microwaves?<p>Well, not the latter, at least not yet. But Samsung’s CEO of Consumer Electronics, Boo-Keun Yoon, is out to change that.<p>Samsung’s high-tech cachet has surged over the last few years thanks to its …

Eight Things That Happen When Companies Are 'Too Nice'

A recent column from fellow leadership author and <i>Forbes</i> columnist Erika Andersen caught my eye. Erika noted that bad things happen when companies are “too nice.” I enjoy Erika’s writing, and I’ve even enjoyed the chance to review her most recent book here on <i>Forbes</i>.<p>I love the work that Erika and her …

Belief: What I Learned, As A CEO, From The Day I Was Fired

Although I’ve mentioned him in my book, <i>The 7 Non-Negotiables of Winning</i>, I haven’t yet shared with <i>Forbes</i>’ readership that Dr. Stephen R. Covey, who passed away last year, has had a special significance in my life. He was a mentor, a friend, and, at one time, my boss. This is why his teachings are …