Leadership

Genghis Khan's Surprising Approach To Learning Could Explode Your Business In 3 Simple Steps

Discover how one man became ruler of the largest empire in the world by applying a few simple strategies that can change your life forever.<p>If you want to continue to perform at peak levels, inspire others and become a thought leader in your field, you need to become a consummate learner. As soon as …

Success

9 things bosses do that make great employees quit

LinkedIn Influencer Dr. Travis Bradberry published this post originally on LinkedIn.<p>It's pretty incredible how often you hear managers complaining about their best employees leaving, and they really do have something to complain about — few things are as costly and disruptive as good people walking …

Emotional Intelligence

5 TED Talks To Get Your Team Excited About Transformation

Change doesn't have to be hard. These five TED talks help inspire new ways to get your team excited about transformation.<p>Technology has accelerated the pace of change and the drive to continually transform in business by way of innovation. While this is important and necessary to longevity, …

TED Talks

You’re Never Going to Get $10,000 for Your United Airlines Seat - Bloomberg

The world was horrified to watch a bloodied United passenger dragged off a jet in Chicago earlier this month. While the assault by O’Hare security …

Airlines

How To Become A More Decisive Leader

There is a pervasive myth in business that the best leaders are the ones that make the best decisions. However, recent studies have shown that this isn’t necessarily the case.<p>According to a recent study published in Harvard Business Review, one of the four things that set successful CEOs apart is …

Management

Why CEOs Should Be Worried About the Generation Gap

For the first time in history, CEOs are having to manage up to five generations within their workforce.<p>Generational differences have historically created unwanted tension around the office. Seasoned veterans see the "new guys" as entitled and impatient, always looking for the fast track to the top. …

Management

The leadership lessons in Sheryl Sandberg's new book about resilience and grief

Sheryl Sandberg's long-awaited book is out on what she learned about becoming resilient and coping with grief following the sudden death of her husband, Silicon Valley executive Dave Goldberg, in 2015. It's an intimate, largely personal book about how she coped with the devastating loss of a …

Management

A Googler and leadership coach shares a 10-second strategy she used to stop feeling like a 'miserable failure'

By the time Rachael O'Meara took her sabbatical from Google, she was feeling pretty down on herself.<p>While she'd once been a superstar employee, in the past few months her boss had told her in no uncertain terms that she wasn't meeting expectations.<p>As she writes in her new book, "Pause: Harnessing …

Management

This Is Exactly What 3 CEOs Eat for Breakfast to Fuel a Productive Day

Whether you whip up an omelet every morning or merely subsist on coffee, everyone has a meal they turn to when trying to fuel a productive day. But …

Breakfast

Theresa May banned employees from a rally at their own workplace and Jeremy Corbyn called her out on it

Jeremy Corbyn has accused Theresa May of “hiding from the public” after staff were barred from the Prime Minister’s rally at their workplace.<p>The …

Brexit

WPP's Martin Sorrell Faces Another Pay Cut

WPP PLC's chief executive and founder, Martin Sorrell, is set for another large pay cut after the ad firm said it would aim to appease shareholders' anger by capping his annual compensation.<p>Under the proposed changes, the CEO will see his annual pay package limited to GBP13.2 million ($17 million). …

CEOs

Kasich: U.S. should take out North Korean leaders

WASHINGTON — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said on Friday that the best way to deal with North Korea’s nuclear threat is to "eradicate" the top leadership of …

Korean Peninsula

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Talks Diversity With The Cast Of “The Circle”

The Twitter head fields questions from the cast and director of “The Circle,” ranging from diversity to social responsibilities.<p>Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently hosted a roundtable discussion at Twitter HQ with the stars of <i>The Circle</i>. Adapted from Dave Eggers’s 2013 novel, <i>The Circle</i> is a …

Twitter

Mike O’Neill Wants You to Put Away Your Phone

This interview with <b>Mike O’Neill</b>, chief executive of <b>BMI</b>, a music-rights management company, was conducted and condensed by <b>Adam Bryant</b>.<p><b>Q. What were your early years like?</b><p><b>A.</b> I grew up in Oceanport, N.J. It’s the same town I live in now. I have three brothers and a sister. We all live there still, …

Business

Melinda Gates emphasizes confidence at campus talk

(Courtesy of Wikipedia Commons)On Thursday afternoon, Melinda Gates — business executive and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation — spoke …

Philanthropy

BlackRock's Fink a 'big believer' in Wells Fargo CEO

CHICAGO (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink said on Friday he is a "big believer" in Wells Fargo & Co Chief Executive Tim Sloan and that the scandal-hit bank is now on a good path.<p>The world's largest asset manager is Wells Fargo's fourth-biggest shareholder, owning a 3.65 …

CEOs

Trump Finds That CEO-as-President isn't Always a Natural Fit

Donald Trump won the White House by arguing that what America needed was a president who had proved himself as a steely and successful corporate leader with no political baggage — someone, say, like himself.<p>If Abraham Lincoln relied on a team of rivals, Trump would command a team of "killer" CEOs. …

Donald Trump

Tone at the Top with Sameer Patel, CEO Kahuna - an antidote to miserable work practices

With so much depressing news around the practices of some companies – the Tech Leavers survey is but the latest – I wanted to find an antidote to the …

Management

Purpose-Over-Profit Movement Gains the Respect of the Investment Community

The single-minded focus on profits is proving to be poor business. Social purpose is where the money is.<p>The desire for having a socially conscious company to buy from started with consumers and businesses that realized they had the power to influence the basis for why companies were in</b> …

Innovation

Being Comfortable at Work is Actually More of A Curse than A Blessing

When success breeds complacency, it's time to self-disrupt.<p>Success, both career-wise or company wise, is awesome. There's nothing quite as exciting as watching your new product crush it, or working your tail off for a promotion and then getting it. When it happens, celebrate, relish it, shout from …

Management

Media must earn the trust of the public

Seek truth and report it. Minimize harm. Act independently. Be accountable and transparent.<p>While it appears the public does not feel these are …

Journalism

DNA Evening Must Reads: Kumar Vishvas questions Arvind Kejiwal's leadership, ED registers money laundering case in Narada & more

<b>1. We lost not due to EVMs, but because people didn't vote for us: Kumar Vishvas questions Arvind</b> <b>Kejiwal's</b><b> leadership</b>Things aren't looking good for …

India

New York leadership programme for women coming to Dublin

The Leadership & Executive Acceleration Program (LEAP) for Irish and Irish-American women in based in New York will be launching in Dublin later this …

Management

Well-to-do donors not measuring up in charitable giving

International disasters and subsequent relief campaigns are at the forefront of Canadian attention now more than ever, thanks to social media and the 24-hour news cycle.<p>But while this country has looked on in horror at world events, how has that translated to charitable giving to international …

CEOs

Will a Robot Take My Job?

In the next decade, your job as it's currently described might not even exist. Sound scary? What if I told you it's a good thing?<p>We can’t stop or slow down the progression of technology. Businesses and industry will always relentlessly search for ways to increase efficiency and productivity. In the …

Robots

AI Will Replace Bad Managers

Artificial intelligence is getting increasingly smarter and becoming more humanlike, meaning its capacity to make decisions and take on larger roles is increasing.<p>We're seeing artificial intelligence grow in the workplace and take over a variety of responsibilities, from data entry to customer …

Artificial Intelligence

BlueJeans Network: A Study In True Sales And Marketing Alignment

That “click” you hear when sales and marketing fit like lock and key? That’s the sound of opportunity. When teams line up like pins and tumblers, they open the door to quicker sales, better customers, and, ultimately, more revenue.<p>That precise alignment of sales and marketing is exactly what …

Marketing

Are you an Entrepreneur Who Thrives on Stress?

If youre a "stressaholic," youre not alone. Many entrepreneurs harbor an addiction to stress.<p><i>Bill Kimberlin is an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member and founder of the organization's Nashville chapter. A serial entrepreneur, Bill's latest start-up venture is 500below, the first peer-to-peer</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Steal This 1 Tactic from Instagram's CEO to Make Decisions More Quickly

Great decisions don't have to take a lot of time.<p>In a recent interview with Farhad Manjoo of <i>The New York Times</i>, Instagram co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom revealed that, for three months, he and his team have been having meetings where the whole agenda is just to plow through a bunch of choices …

Behavior

Employers want to hire grads with these in-demand majors

The Class of 2017 will graduate into one of the rosiest job markets in recent memory. But that doesn't mean they can expect the job offers to pour in.<p>…

Chief Human Resources Officers