The fourth edition of Thought Leader Thursday is here! Below are our 10 favorite inspirational business tweets from this week. View the story “Thought Leader Thursday, No.4″ on Storify
You want your business to be successful – but do you know how you should be measuring success? You are no doubt aware of the importance of top-line (revenue) growth, and are probably keeping an eye on costs, as well. But when you do have to make outlays, how do you prioritize them? It’s here […]
Here are our ten favorite business tweets from the last week.
Have a business tweet you’d like to see included? Let us know and we’ll consider it for next week’s edition of Thought Leader Thursday!
Office meetings are an inevitable part of the office routine, yet they are often considered time sucking rituals where little work actually gets done. A lack of etiquette and poor planning are two of the main reasons why many business meetings fail, said business expert Lyndsay Swinton. Here are ten tips for making business meetings […]
Welcome to the inaugural edition of our weekly Thought Leader Thursday in which we feature our favorite ten business tweets from the past week. Which of the below business tweets do you like best? Or do you have a business tweet to suggest? Leave us a comment with the tweet link, and we’ll consider including it next week!
On Leadership: On delegation “Giving people freedom to make mistakes is very important.” @richardbranson #df12live — ladove (@ladove) September 19, 2012 RT @salesforcelive: “Run your company like a family. Genuinely, like a family.” @richardbranson #Df12Live #business — Rachel Miller (@rachelloumiller) September 19, 2012 On leadership: “Create organizations that believe in themselves. Have courage, […]
Startups are often incubators for creativity and innovation, whereas large corporations can get bogged down by bureaucracy, hierarchy and inefficient processes that stifle innovation. That’s why some large companies are mimicking certain aspects of startup culture, such as forming small divisions within the organization that are more nimble, flexible and innovative. As this recent Harvard Business Review […]
There are many parallels between sports and business: both involve wins, losses, teamwork, training, determination and persistence. As a former college varsity athlete, I frequently apply my athletic skills and experience to the business world. I’m not the only one — plenty of hardworking entrepreneurs and executives grew up on sports and compete as adults, […]
We’re delighted to host a free webinar with Stanford professor Tina Seelig, who will talk about applying creative principles to business solutions. Tina will draw from her latest book, inGenius: A Crash Course on Creativity, which includes a set of tools to enhance ingenuity for individuals and companies. This free webinar is on Wednesday, August […]
Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh delivered a truly inspirational talk in yesterday’s RingCentral webinar. Tony’s presentation on “Delivering Happiness” included lessons he has learned in business and life, from running a pizza business to co-founding LinkExchange (acquired by Microsoft for $265 million), Zappos, and more. The well-known entrepreneur also revealed his philosophy on hiring and inspiring employees to […]