It's been a big travel month, speaking in Phoenix at GreenBiz--where oxymoronic ideas like "Sustainable Beef" took the stage; in Evanston, IL to drill down on who's really in charge here? --a provocative exchange of views at the Kellogg...Show More Summary
One reason Putin has been able to impose his will so effortlessly in the Ukraine is the fecklessness of current American leadership. Another is that the Ukrainian military is not in a position to put up a fight — in part due to that same American leadership: As a U.S. Show More Summary
Technicolor visual effects and animation chief Tim Sarnoff is getting a big promotion.
Someone in the hermetically sealed bubble of the White House and Democratic Senate leadership must have thought it was a good idea to stage an all-night talk-a-thon Monday into Tuesday on the subject of climate change. It might seem odd since the American people are most interested in jobs, unemployment, government trustworthiness and a slew of […]
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Last week, the United States Patent and Trademark Office named Sarah Harris as General Counsel, even though the USPTO's top leadership position is still vacant, reports Reuters. Like many patent attorneys, Sarah Harris obtained a degree in electrical engineering before receiving her J.D. She went on to establish her career......
On a February evening in which the Brooklyn Nets lost by 44 points to the Portland Trail Blazers, the fourth-worst defeat in franchise history, there were two distinctly different reactions in the Nets locker room after the game. Deron...Show More Summary
Theresa is the Partner in Charge of the Microsoft Dynamics GP Practice at Armanino, and has more than 25 years of experience in management consulting and accounting leadership roles. Prior to joining Armanino, her industry leadership experience included finance roles at Peet's Coffee and Tea, Mizuno Sports and The San Francisco Music Box Company. Show More Summary
Leading two people is much different than leading two hundred people. When it's just you and a couple people and a garage, you're involved in everything. When your company grows to employ hundreds of people that style of leadership is no longer feasible. Show More Summary
David Brooks thinks he has discovered the reason why Americans want the …
Idealab founder Bill Gross says the best leadership teams balance four personality types. Here's a quick way to assess how your team fares. Bill Gross, founder of the renowned Idealab incubator, believes that the best senior management...Show More Summary
"Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump...
Thirty Senate Democrats, including leadership, participated in an all-night series of floor speeches meant to show that the party has reached a consensus on the urgent need to address climate change. Not a filibuster – there’s no bi...
It's time to encourage girls to seek leadership roles, and discourage insulting those girls with the word "bossy." Beyonce, Jane Lynch, Jennifer Garner and more are banding together to "Ban Bossy."
"I'm not bossy. I'm the boss." From the Lean In organization and Girl Scouts of the USA comes the new public service campaign "Ban Bossy." Designed to encourage young girls to take on leadership roles, the PSA points out the negative...Show More Summary
I've worked in leadership positions in nonprofits all my life, and my study of the quality of generosity for my book Inspiring Generosity has led me to ponder how our organizational lives could be dramatically transformed by imbuing these cultures with a greater spirit of generosity. Show More Summary
Gov. Terry McAuliffe's (D) nominee for the chairmanship of the Democratic Party of Virginia is facing opposition from a state LGBT caucus over his lack of support for same-sex marriage.
Critical self-introspection is necessary in order to be an effective leader, Bishop T.D. Jakes said during the 2014 International Pastors and Leadership Conference in Orlando, Fla.. The megachurch pastor added that an individual's effectiveness can only be measured by how much they multiply their gifts and talents.
More than a year ago, I sat down with Francis Collins—director of the National Institutes of Health—to ask about his views on leadership. We haven't published his reflections until now, but it's perhaps a testament to the timelessness of his insights that they are just as compelling to read today as they were to hear […]
Restructuring plan aims to further differentiate luxury and mainstream brands.