19 results for tag: Apple


The #1 Way to Counteract Stage Fright

The following is adapted from The Thought Leader Formula. As a thought leader, speaking engagements can be a major revenue source for you. If you’re like most people and thought of public speaking scares you to death, there’s a foolproof way to combat ...
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Apple ONE (Or the Pros and Cons of Subscription Bundles, Rundles and Partnerships)

Rumors are flying about Apple's emerging bundling strategy. Apparently they are getting ready to launch several tiers of new bundled subscriptions, incorporating different combos of the following: Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, Apple News+ , iCloud ...
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Here’s Why Market Share May be a False Measure of Success

You might think that with a market capitalization now of over $1.1 trillion, Apple owns the vast majority of the smartphone market. Logical, but wrong. In fact, Apple had under 25 percent of the total handhelds shipped for most of 2019 and was actually the ...
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What We Can Learn From Apple on the Importance of IQ vs EQ for Executives

In 1985, one of the biggest executive showdowns in history became public when Apple’s board of directors was forced to take sides between then-CEO John Sculley or founder Steve Jobs. Most of us know the outcome: Jobs was ousted, while Sculley continued to ...
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Are You Unleashing Opportunities for Talent to Flourish?

Attracting, retaining, and optimizing talent — and doing it successfully — is the new leadership call to action. The quality and potential of your talent determines the productive capacity of your organization and will very likely correlate ...
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In 2018, Success Will Come From Telling the Truth

In a world of increasing scandal, with institutions playing fast and loose with the truth and people slapping "fake news" labels on content with increasing frequency, I predict success in 2018 will come from telling the truth. Always. Every day it seems ...
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Are You Prepared for the Digital Tsunami?

In a world where all of your customers carry a super computer in their pockets in the form of a smartphone that they use for virtually all communications needs, all companies must readdress their customer-facing strategy. There is a digital tsunami coming. ...
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6 Ways You Can Become Unique

Your success and that of your business depends upon understanding and articulating what makes you better than everyone else. In the final season of Mad Men, Don Draper is asked by the CEO of a small computer services firm if advertising might help his ...
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People, Not Profits, Make Companies Successful

Conventional wisdom says that profit is, well, the bottom line. Under this way of thinking, the most important task for any corporate leader is to create and increase profits. This focus on profit as the be-all and end-all is why companies downsize rather ...
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The Giant, Untapped Opportunity You’re Likely Missing

I told you about my miserable hotel check-in experience last week. If you missed it, find it here. But it got me thinking… Would I have paid, say an extra $50-$100 in advance to check-in early, avoid the lines in their entirety, and walk into the hotel ...
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4 Ways to Help You “Never Give Up”

A number of leaders I know are facing extremely challenging business and/or personal situations. I want to encourage them to keep moving forward because I believe their greatest contributions are yet to come. Here are four pieces of advice to help. 1. ...
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A Conversation for Any Leader in Any Industry

We'd all agree that education is important, but too often once we end our formal schooling, doing our job and the demands of family life bump our continued learning down the priority list. That's understandable. I know that for sure because it's happened to ...
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