Driving Change – Steve D Goldstein
What Could The Leaders of Foot Locker, Toys ‘R’ Us, and Other Retailers Have Done Differently?

What Could The Leaders of Foot Locker, Toys ‘R’ Us, and Other Retailers Have Done Differently?

Regrettably, it has become a regular occurrence to hear news stories about major retailers either closing down hundreds of locations or shutting down entirely. The most recent example is Toys ‘R’ Us, which announced the total liquidation of both Toys ‘R’ Us and Babies ‘R’ Us properties. According to CNN Money, over 31,000 employees are losing […]

Salesforce’s CEO Empowers His Team With His Own Energy. Here’s How You Can Too.

Salesforce’s CEO Empowers His Team With His Own Energy. Here’s How You Can Too.

Salesforce’s CEO Marc Benioff has been dubbed “Tech’s Mad Genius” and “The Decade’s Top Innovator” for a reason. Forbes recently published an article about the tech giant’s dynamic leader and his strategy for success. Benioff created Salesforce with the desire to innovate and disrupt an industry that seems to aways been in flux. To enter […]

Why EQ Can Make Or Break A Leadership Strategy

Why EQ Can Make Or Break A Leadership Strategy

When making your mark on the business world, many leaders reveal their secret: a high IQ. What these moguls do not understand is that most successful professionals thrive in their respective fields due to their EQ — not IQ. EQ (or emotional intelligence) is the heightened awareness of others’ emotions, including your own. This vital […]

Following A Legend: How Leaders Can Measure Up To Their Predecessors

Following A Legend: How Leaders Can Measure Up To Their Predecessors

A recent New York Times article explained that Apple “…does not often invent things first.” Instead, they redefine pre-existing and oftentimes, clunky solutions that people utilize. When Steve Jobs created what would eventually become an earthshaking company in 1976, he started down a long road of continuous innovation. In short, the genius of Jobs became […]

What Are Your Team’s Key Factors To Success?

What Are Your Team’s Key Factors To Success?

How does your company measure success? How do you ensure that you and your team are focusing on the critical levers that drive your business? Many companies focus on sales, expenses, headcount and other outcomes — they are the result of a large number of key business processes that drive your company. In effect, these […]