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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 […]

EQ Helps Leaders More than IQ:  Learn How These 4 Scenarios Can Help You Become A Better Leader

EQ Helps Leaders More than IQ: Learn How These 4 Scenarios Can Help You Become A Better Leader

Picture this: you have an exceptional employee who has proven herself time and time again. She shows an outstanding work ethic, meets all deadlines, and rarely ever uses PTO. You expect great things from her and she always delivers. Then, out of the blue, she announces her resignation. Clearly surprised, you speak with the employees […]

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 […]

Quicks Wins:  Going Small to Get Large

Quicks Wins:  Going Small to Get Large

Having led and advised many companies throughout my career, I noticed that most of them share one trait– they think big. While no one would argue that this characteristic is essential to drive growth, like most things, the devil is in the details. Thinking big usually leads to complex projects, spending lots of money, and […]

Want to Motivate Your Employees? Enable Them to Be Proud With These 3 Tactics

Want to Motivate Your Employees? Enable Them to Be Proud With These 3 Tactics

Most leaders are proud of their position and the company itself. After all, they’ve put in the time and effort and now find themselves in a position of leadership. All those fortunate enough to be in a position of management should ask themselves a simple question that will make them look at their team differently: “Are my employees proud of […]