Top 10 Traits of an Effective Leader

Woman Leader in SuitIn 1954 the renowned psychologist Raymond Cattell developed the Leadership Potential Equation, which is still used today to screen job candidates and determine best placement within an organization or business. Cattell's Leadership Potential Equation includes 10 traits that characterize an effective leader. How many of these 10 traits do you have? Read more

Mike Winters 01.4.2015 

5 Tips for Dealing with Criticism of Your Business on Social Media

iPhone MacBook Air ManIt's a tricky situation. Someone is posting potentially reputation-damaging criticism of your business on social media—maybe negative reviews on Yelp, attacks on Facebook, or trolls on Twitter. It can be tough to receive criticism, but how you handle online criticism can often greatly impact the reputation of your business, so it's best to not blow your cool. As Bill Gates said, "Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." Here are five tips for dealing with criticism of your business on social media, review sites, and online forums. Read more

Mike Winters 30.3.2015 

What’s the Secret to Success? Power!

Business SuperheroJeffrey Pfeffer knows a thing or two about success. He's the Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and The Wall Street Journal named him one of the top 20 most influential business thinkers. So when he talks about why cultivating power is the secret to success, it's wise to listen and learn. Read more

Mike Winters 27.3.2015 

Diversify or Die: 4 Simple Rules to Stay Alive!

Business Meeting with ClientAs an entrepreneur, your number one priority should be to strengthen your business' ability to withstand future unfavorable economic events. That's to say, you have an edict to maintain your business as an "Ongoing Concern." This premise should be the basis of every entrepreneurial endeavor. Read more

BrickPixel Admin 25.3.2015 

5 Tips to Make Your Team More Focused & Productive

Team Business MeetingYou may be confident in your own focus and productivity, but teams are another story. How do you ensure that everyone on your team is working towards the same goals, staying on track, and coming up with great new ideas? These five tips will help you keep your team focused and productive. Read more

Mike Winters 23.3.2015 

4 Lessons About Leadership from Gates Foundation CEO Sue Desmond-Hellmann

Sue Desmond-Hellmann Discussing LeadershipAs CEO of the world's largest charitable organization, Sue Desmond-Hellmann knows a thing or two about leadership. And she's known for a long time. Before joining the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in 2014, she was Chancellor of the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), and before that she was president of product development at Genentech, making her a recognized leader in areas as diverse as higher education and public health. Read more

Mike Winters 20.3.2015 

15 Inspiring Quotes from Successful Entrepreneurs

Inspired EntrepreneurSpring is here. If you've stumbled on keeping your New Year's resolutions, there's no better time to push those stumbles aside and focus on the new goals, new challenges, and new opportunities just around the corner. If you need some words of advice, look no further than these 15 quotes from successful entrepreneurs that will encourage and inspire you on all your current and future business ventures. Whether you are building upon current success or starting fresh, you'll be ready to rumble with the best of them. Read more

Mike Winters 18.3.2015 

4 Tips for Achieving Better Work-Life Balance

Achieving Better Work-Life BalanceTo outsiders, entrepreneurs and people who run their own business look like we got it made. In some ways, sure, we do. We may get to set our own hours, but that doesn't mean we have more freedom than the average worker bee. As you probably know all too well, we're are often even more tied down by work, always working, working, working, even when we shouldn't be. Yes, that's right, you shouldn't always be working. You also need a life outside of work. Here are four tips to help you achieve better work-life balance. Read more

Mike Winters 16.3.2015 

5 Essential Productivity Apps for Entrepreneurs

Woman's Hands Using a SmartphoneAs an entrepreneur, you know how difficult it can be to juggle the myriad tasks required of you throughout the week. Efficient time management is of utmost importance. Luckily you don’t have to handle all of this alone. There are dozens of useful apps that can help you get organized, manage your workload, and get things done. Here are five essential productivity apps to help you take things to the next level. Read more

Mike Winters 13.3.2015 
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