What Business Leaders Can Learn from Endurance Athletes

What Business Leaders Can Learn from Endurance Athletes

We’ve all watched the drama play out in businesses of every size, from major corporations to brand new startups: companies fail when their leaders have a vision for growth that is too ambitious, or when they fail to scale fast enough to deliver growth. CEO and...
6 Statements That Will Kill Your Career Options

6 Statements That Will Kill Your Career Options

It often seems like just a few monumental choices define our professional lives. In actuality, while big decisions do matter, careers are actually built job-by-job, project-by-project, and day-by-day. That’s the insight from Jack Quarles and his latest book, Expensive...
How Will You Know if Your New Boss Will Crush Your Soul?

How Will You Know if Your New Boss Will Crush Your Soul?

When you’re interviewing for jobs and evaluating potential employers, it’s important to figure out whether working there would kill your personal life. How do you know if an employer will respect your out-of-work interests and responsibilities? Lucy English, PhD, a...
3 Ways to “Fail Proof” Your Communications

3 Ways to “Fail Proof” Your Communications

Most business communication fails. Survey data consistently shows that about 75% of business presentations are rated as mediocre – or worse – by their audiences, and more seriously, companies on average rate their sales messaging at a mere 3.9 on a 1-to-10 scale. At...
5 Ways for Effective Time Management and Productivity

5 Ways for Effective Time Management and Productivity

Each week we have 168 hours to use. No one gets more – we all get the same. So I ask you to look at your 168 hours. Are you using them wisely? Are you spending your time with the right people and in areas that will enrich your life and impact others? Are you taking...