Wade Berger

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Want to Succeed as a Leader at Work? Talent And Skills Alone Won't Do It (but This Will)

This will make you rethink about whom you're hiring or promoting to lead your company.<p>People are hired for strengths in areas where they are talented, experienced, and gifted, so goes conventional wisdom.<p>But do you ever interview someone for character? Seriously, before you hire that VP, developer …

11 Things Truly Successful People Always Refuse to Do | Inc.com

How do you define success?<p>For some people, it's achieving a level of respect and accomplishment. Others benchmark their personal relationships. Of course, we all know some people who judge it only by the size of their bank accounts.<p>Regardless, there are certain behaviors and habits that you'll find …

Self-improvement

4 Powerful Ways To Awaken Your Life's Purpose

Nietzsche said, "He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how."<p>If you're feeling tired, burned out, or just stuck, awakening your sense of "why" can be a powerful way to build resilience and thrive. A strong sense of purpose is the everyday awareness and conscious acknowledgment that you …

The Rise of FinTech in Supply Chains

A new type of services company could transform global supply chains: Financial technology companies that act as intermediaries in facilitating transactions between a company and its suppliers. They enable both the buyer and supplier to improve their working capital by making it possible for the …

Do you understand your digital supply chain? (Even pirates understand theirs.)

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Kentik.</i><p>The concept of a supply chain is well understood in manufacturing. It involves the movement, staging, and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from the point of origin to point of consumption.<p>Supply chain concepts have …

Streaming Media

9 Signs You're Successful--Even If It Doesn't Feel Like It

If you're ambitious, you're bound to feel like a failure from time to time. Lofty goals lead to inevitable moments when you aren't yet living up to your expectations.<p>We live in a world that reinforces this feeling. Though most people won't admit it--other than the guy with the <i>'He who dies with the</i> …

Top 5 advanced skills & capabilities for supply chain

Supply chain management today demands not only technical skill, but also business acumen, a strategic mind and leadership qualities. But what are the most critical skill sets for their people and the functions they lead?<p>If you'd like download a copy of these slides, please contact us at …

General Motors Embraces Supply Chain Resiliency

The tsunami of 2011, which triggered the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, was a wakeup call for General Motors (GM). GM learned that their business continuity plans at the plants were too “tactical.”<p>Supply chain risk management has become a hot topic in recent years. It was …

General Motors

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5 Must-Live-By Rules From History’s Masterminds

If Shakespeare, Alexander Hamilton or Sophocles taught an MBA class today, what would they say on the subject of leadership?<p>Now we might know.<p>In my …

To Win the Civil War, Lincoln Had to Change His Leadership

FROM THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY<p>In our work with leaders, we see that great ones grow themselves and their organizations by deliberately working on three areas:<p>They wisely manage the <i>present,</i> anchoring in purpose and values.<br>• They selectively forget the <i>past,</i> letting go of old values, beliefs, and …

This Is Probably Why Your Employees Don’t Trust You

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

How to Measure Your Emotional Intelligence and Become a Better Leader | Inc.com

Originally published by <b>Daniel Goleman</b> on LinkedIn: Measuring Your Emotional Intelligence<p>Emotional intelligence - how we manage ourselves and our relationships - marks high-performers and leaders in organizations around the world. This set of human skills matter enormously, in many ways. For …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Words People Who Lack Confidence Always Use | Inc.com

Nine-hundred and seventy-two.<p>That's the total number of e-mails I received just in May, and it's about my average. That's not counting the hundreds and hundreds of messages Gmail dumped into categories for promotional mail, forum posts, and social networking updates. I've become proficient at …

Mark Zuckerberg

How To Tell An Employee They're Failing Without Making Them Cry

Even if your workers aren't prone to waterworks, a negative performance review done poorly can be a demoralizing experience rather than the motivating one it should be.<p>If your employees are failing and you need to get them into shape, keep the following in mind:<p>Some managers make it a habit to …

Leading as a Servant

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We live in a world where the chase for power is increasing. Someone is always getting thrown under the bus so another person can get ahead. The “top of the food chain” philosophy that has infected our workforce and leadership has thrived …

Develop Strategic Thinkers Throughout Your Organization

In study after study, strategic thinkers are found to be among the most highly effective leaders. And while there is an abundance of courses, books, articles and opinions on the process of strategic planning, the focus is typically on an isolated process that might happen once or twice per year. In …

Develop the Leaders You’ve Been Overlooking

Say the word <i>leader</i> and most people immediately think of those with business cards that says “manager,” “director,” or other such lofty title. That is, the people who hold positions of stature within a company’s hierarchy, to whom several individuals report, and whose influence comes in great …

Empowerment Play: Why You Should Put People First | Inc.com

Organizations today are moving and reacting to their environments far more quickly than ever before. While this increased speed has led to tremendous gains in the ability of businesses to take advantage of new opportunities, it has also created a workforce that is increasingly confused, …

Employee Engagement

5 Essentials To Make Mentoring Worthwhile

A good mentor is hard to find. Before trusting someone with your personal and professional goals, consider these characteristics.<p>From Mark Zuckerberg to Tony Robbins, some of the most successful people in all forms of business have credited part of their success to having a great mentor.<p>Mentors are …

3 Reasons Founding Teams Don't Survive | Inc.com

I used to compare founding a company to getting married--that is, until I actually got married and learned that starting a company is far more complicated.<p>The process of marriage is straightforward, at least: You meet someone, get to know them, and vow to spend your life together.<p>But founding a …

Consciousness

3 Characteristics of a Strong Team

One of my favorite things to do is build teams. That’s a good thing. People who know me well know that on my own, I’m rather ordinary. I can do …

Why Good Managers Are So Rare

Gallup has found that one of the most important decisions companies make is simply whom they name manager. Yet our analysis suggests that they usually get it wrong. In fact, Gallup finds that companies fail to choose the candidate with the right talent for the job 82% of the time.<p>Bad managers cost …

Leaders Must Develop 6 Competencies To Avoid Causing Chaos

It’s become a universal truth that there is a lack of leadership in both the public and private sectors. In fact, many would believe that leadership is quickly becoming extinct. Given the cultural demographic shift, most leaders lack the readiness to see diversity and inclusion as a profit center …

Leadership

4 ways to tap into your smartest employees

Innovation is top of mind for organizations. When Forrester Research polled CEOs on their top business priorities, 36 percent of those surveyed said sustaining innovation is on their radar. However, few organizations excel at creating a culture of innovation in which employees are truly empowered …

Employee Engagement

10 Leadership Lessons I Learned from James Madison

I’m continuing my journey of reading through definitive biographies of all the presidents of the United States. For our fourth president, I chose</i> …

Leadership

Today's The Day You Learn How To Make Whipped Cream By Hand

This is a must-know.<p>There's a time and a place for store-bought whipped cream -- like when you're tilting back your head to spray a hefty amount of it directly into your mouth -- but the canned stuff doesn't hold a candle to the kind made from scratch. Homemade whipped cream feels like a special …

Whipped Cream

Hero Saves Family and Rack of Ribs From Burning Building

Meet (or well in this case, meat) a true American hero, Fresno, Calif. resident Robert Wright. According to KMPH, he managed to save his family and a huge rack of ribs from his burning apartment building early Tuesday morning. Wright tells the news station that he was barbecuing the ribs, just …

Our 11 Favorite Recipes for Cooking Chicken Thighs

There are two kinds of people in the world. Those who like dark meat, and those who look great in bikinis. For the 95% of us, this list is for you.

Recipes

10 Recipes for Huge Cuts of Meat

Your Labor Day feast deserves a juicy, delicious, crowd-pleasing centerpiece. So head to the butcher for a huge cut of meat, like a full leg of lamb …