• Now is the Time for Leadership Granularity


3 Qualities Every Leader Needs to Succeed on a Team

By , December 9, 2013
"I want your help developing my direct reports into stronger leaders," John* the new CEO of Fasseni, a $350 million ... Read More


Understanding the Five Levels of Business Success and What They Mean for You and Your Company

By , December 2, 2013
  Remember that song "The Circle of Life" from The Lion King? It reminds us that everyone is born, grows up, ... Read More


Millennials are Changing the World

By , November 27, 2013
It's clear that businesses and their leaders need to understand all they can about the Millennial generation - a group ... Read More


Say What Needs to Be Said!

By , November 25, 2013
  Emotional courage is an essential work skill. Here's how to burnish yours. "Emotional courage enables us ... Read More


Using Corporate Culture to Create a New Common Sense

By , November 20, 2013
Changing the behaviors, work practices and habits of people takes time, dedication and, most importantly, leadership ... Read More


Ugly, Uncomfortable and Weird… But Successful

By , November 18, 2013
Michael Martin of footwear company Vibram, gave a captivating presentation at the 2013 World Innovation Forum in which ... Read More


From the Hands of the Few into the Hands of the Many

By , November 11, 2013
While he served as the Chief Information Officer of the United States government, Vivek Kundra was charged with ... Read More


Four Areas Where Senior Leaders Should Focus Their Attention

By , November 6, 2013
It was getting close to lunchtime and the people seated around the table, the CEO and seven of his direct reports, were ... Read More


Innovation is All About the People

By , November 5, 2013
What is design-driven innovation? "It's not just about packaging and graphics," said Mauro Porcini during his stage ... Read More


Nadal is Strong Enough to Cry. Are You?

By , November 5, 2013
Rafael Nadal, who won the US Open for the second time, is my hero. His athleticism is extraordinary. His focus is ... Read More


Do You Know What Matters Most in Leadership and Hiring Leaders?

By , November 4, 2013
I was listening to Jack Welch, and he gave good advice on how to hire the best person for the job and what to look for. ... Read More

Innovation is Really Applied Creativity

By , October 30, 2013
John Kao, dubbed "Mr. Creativity" by The Economist, believes innovation is not yet a field - but it's getting there. ... Read More