Yearly Archives: 2017

Why Leaders Should Be More Like Ebenezer Scrooge: A Five Step Process (Self-directed Learner)

The story of Ebenezer Scrooge is one of my favorite holiday traditions. As much as I’d like to say that I read Dickens’ A...

PODCAST #207: The Journey of A Startup | FreshBooks CEO Mike McDerment

Mike McDerment is the co-founder and CEO of FreshBooks, the world’s #1 cloud accounting software for self-employed professionals. Built in 2003 after he accidentally saved over an invoice, Mike spent 3.5 years growing FreshBooks from his parents’ basement. Since then, over 10 million people have used FreshBooks, and they’ve just completed a $57 million venture raise.
FreshBooks CEO Mike McDerment

Overnight Success, Years In The Making: CEO of FreshBooks Gives His Advice

Kruse: How can you lead your startup literally from your parent's basement into a 300 employee powerhouse? Kevin Kruse here. Welcome to the Lead...

The Double Standard In The Business World

The double standard in the business world is a real thing. By "double standard", I'm referring to the way some companies feel they can...

PODCAST #206: Three Common Mistakes Of First-Time Managers | From Individual Contributor to First-Time...

NY Times best selling author and Best Place to Work Winner, Kevin Kruse, offers tips, tools, and rules for managers.

What Does My Vasectomy Have To Do With Leadership?

Since becoming a parent in January 2016, I have become a bit of a leadership junkie. Never before have I realised how influential what...

Choose For It To Be Your Turn (Takes Initiative)

Throughout my high school and college years, and for many years out of college, I got in the habit of waiting. Waiting for my...

PODCAST #205: How To Make A Podcast | Kevin Kruse

NY Times best selling author, Kevin Kruse, answers listener questions about leadership, productivity, entrepreneurship and more.

PODCAST #204: Negotiation Techniques | Former FBI Negotiator Chris Voss

Chris Voss is a 24 year veteran of the FBI, and he retired as their lead international kidnapping negotiator. Today, his company specializes in solving business communication problems with hostage negotiation solutions. He is the CEO of ‘The Black Swan Group’ and author of national best-seller Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It.
- Advertisement -