While I don't know them personally, I'm pretty sure that none of the hundreds of American athletes traveled to the Olympics with the "F word" on their minds. There is absolutely nothing emotionally pleasant about failing, because it makes you feel like, well, a failure!
The deed is done. Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee for President of the United States. And, now we have a highly qualified business leader who, if elected, will do what is required to "make America great again". Or, do we?
The U.K. has a plan to bring executives into the mental health conversation. Can the U.S. do the same?
Just to clarify, women do own businesses in Iowa.
Many people love stories, but few people tell good stories. To succeed in business, we need to tell good stories so people will listen and take action.
Based on what the candidates have said so far in public, it's not so hard to differentiate between the two on business matters. And if you're a Republican voter, it seems like Trump is the better candidate than Carson for your business this primary season.
What if, instead of conversation about Caitlyn Jenner in your company's breakroom, there she sat, drinking her coffee and munching on a bagel? What then? How would your company handle it? Would people praise her bravery, or, at the very least, adopt a live-and-let-live attitude? Would they welcome her, ostracize her or vote with their feet by leaving the company?
Companies today spend too much time talking internally about profit and externally about products. Consumers, however, aren't motivated by what a company produces. We expect companies to make good stuff and deliver good service.
Courage So many times I have seen, my own students, my peers who have amazing qualities lack courage despite their talent
In the past I've written about the positive attributes of great entrepreneurs, so this time I thought I would focus on the negatives that I see often, and I challenge you to find someone that has all the positives and none of the negatives.