Category: Leadership

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Tough Boss or Bad Boss?

February 3, 2015.Business
cats, good boss

Do tough bosses really get more out of their people? Of course they get short-term results, but do they really help a company win in the long run? We’d say yes and yes. But how tough a boss seems may well depend on your own performance. There can be little debate about the fact that […]

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10 Leadership Lessons You Don’t Want to Learn the Hard Way

January 9, 2015.Leadership

If you’ve ever managed people, chances are you’ve had your share of sure-fire leadership successes, along with a few tough missteps and “wish I had knowns” — and probably learned a thing or two from all of three. In no particular order, here are a few essential threads of wisdom we’ve collected over the years […]

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The One Question Every Boss Should Ask

December 2, 2014.Leadership

If there’s one question that every leader must ask, it’s: Am I alone here? There’s something about being a boss that incontrovertibly lends itself to isolation; it’s as if every natural force is working to “protect” you from reality. Good news travels up fast, but bad news festers in the trenches where those who possess […]

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My MBA Moment – Becoming a Leader

May 27, 2014.Leadership
lead, MBA

D. P. Prakash (Jack Welch MBA ’13) has always been inspired by the positive impact that technology can play in people’s lives. Born in Chennai, India, Prakash says, “Technology has the power to move an entire country forward, to change people’s lives,” a lesson that inspired him to embark on a career in the field. […]

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The Six Deadly Sins of Leadership

March 27, 2013.Leadership
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Being a leader is perhaps the hardest challenge any of us will ever face. No matter how long we work at it, practicing the right behaviors is a never-ending task. Knowing – and avoiding – the wrong ones is too. Thus, we offer the following six common leadership pitfalls: 1. Not Giving Self-Confidence its Due. […]

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