Monthly Archives: September 2018


How To Create Your Leadership User Manual (Self-Awareness)

I’ve long been captivated by the idea of creating a leadership “user’s manual.” The basic idea is that managers should create a short guide to their personality, work style and, yes, even quirks, so that their direct reports would know how to best work with them. I also suspected that this kind of “user’s manual” would serve as a good reminder to myself about my unique traits. (“What’s my MBTI? Oh, I’m an I,N…uh, T…hmmm.”)

Lessons Learned While Working For Both Steve Jobs And Elon Musk

Imagine the lessons you would have learned if you had worked directly for Steve Jobs. Or for Elon Musk. Imagine if you could have...

PODCAST #298: How Dream Teams Balance Diversity, Friction and Humility | Shane Snow

Shane Snow is an award-winning journalist, entrepreneur, and bestselling author of the books Smartcuts: The Breakthrough Power of Lateral Thinking, and DREAM TEAMS: Working Together Without Falling Apart, as well as the co-author of The Storytelling Edge. He is founder-at-large of the content technology company Contently, and is a board member of The Hatch Institute, a nonprofit for investigative journalism in the public interest.

PODCAST #297: How To Implement Employee Engagement Surveys | Kevin Kruse

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

Rules For Startups From VC Heavyweight Randy Komisar

The market has never been more fertile for the next big thing than it is now. Yet the competition is stiff and achieving success...

PODCAST #296: Does Steve Jobs Get A Bad Rap As A Leader? | Anna...

Anna Yen worked for both Steve Jobs and Elon Musk. She is the author of Sophia of Silicon Valley.

PODCAST #295: Straight Talk For Startups | Randy Komisar

Randy Komisar is a venture capitalist with Kleiner Perkins, and entrepreneur and author of Straight Talk for Startups.

How Benchmarks And Comparisons Hurt Potential

Is your culture unintentionally focused on mediocrity? It’s easy to get wrapped up in how we stack up next to others. However, through this comparison,...

LEADx Launches ‘Executive Coach Amanda’ Built With IBM Watson Assistant

Las Vegas, HR Technology Conference & Expo--September 10, 2018 – Philadelphia, PA – LEADx, Inc., the world’s leading Conversational Learning (CL) platform for leadership...
- Advertisement -