Some people’s careers take off, while others’ take longer — or even stall out. Common wisdom says that the former attend elite MBA programs, land high-powered jobs right out of school at prestigious firms,
“We have a great culture.” We have all heard it. We have all said it. But what does that mean? Ping-Pong tables, free meals, and beer on tap? No. Yoga, CrossFit classes, and massage chairs? I so need but
Feedback, as they say, is a gift. Research bears this out, suggesting that it’s a key driver of performance and leadership effectiveness. Negative feedback in particular can be valuable because it allows
The Apple Watch packs a surprising amount of tools into a tiny package. From messaging to productivity to advanced fitness tracking, the Apple Watch has something for everyone. But not every Apple Watch
Why, all of a sudden, are so many successful business leaders urging their companies and colleagues to make more mistakes and embrace more failures? In May, right after he became CEO of Coca-Cola Co.,
Check out the fire walker's words of wisdom to help you realize your potential, both in the office and throughout your life. Motivational mogul Tony Robbins grew up understanding the difficulty of making
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. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their
An executive I work with recently stepped into the biggest challenge of her career. Recruited from outside the organization, she faced multiple problems: The business was losing money, costs were bloated,
The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance.
Pope Francis has made no secret of his intention to radically reform the administrative structures of the Catholic church, which he regards as insular, imperious, and bureaucratic. He understands that
These 15 habits will help you keep you at your sharpest, whatever comes your way In business, there are times when you need to be mentally acute to make tough decisions. In leadership, there are times
If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out. Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.
After sending out hundreds of copies of my résumé to dozens of companies over the last year, I realized that I was getting nowhere because my approach was wrong. I did everything I was taught to do: I
Almost a century ago, the economist John Keynes famously predicted the emergence of a “leisure society” with ample free time. Reality turned out to be very different. Today, time is a scarce resource.
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We’ve all encountered people who say less but what they say matters more; people who know how to use silence to dominate an exchange. So having influence means more than just doing all the talking; it’s
You don't have to be born a visionary -- it's a skill you can learn. We've all admired such visionary leaders as Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, and Oprah Winfrey. But what, exactly, makes a visionary a visionary?
Want to revolutionize entire industries — and business paradigms — like Steve Jobs? It's not easy. It takes a lot more than sitting at a computer while the children are nestled all snug in their beds visions
Raise your hand if you feel busy. Keep it up, still, if you think the busyness is hurting your productivity. If your hand is still up, then you should keep on reading. It’s very easy to succumb to the