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Business articles for leaders, managers, and entrepreneurs.

amazon leadership principles
Leadership

14 Amazon Leadership Principles and Why They Matter

Few companies in the world have grown as rapidly as Amazon in the past two decades. What started in a…

by Colin Baker
open communication
Company Culture

The Value of Open Communication in the Workplace

Lack of open communication is like playing the children’s game telephone. Remember the one where the leader whispers a message…

by Hannah L. Miller
Leadership Development Programs
Leadership

What to Know About Leadership Development Programs

A leadership development program is a course or system where an organization trains employees to become leaders. This includes training…

by Colin Baker
becoming an entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

Being an Entrepreneur Isn’t For Everyone

As I do my taxes each year, I am reminded what it is like to be an entrepreneur, and you…

by Shannon Terry
cross cultural communication
Company Culture

Cross Cultural Communication in the Workplace

A successful business allows for frequent and effective communication at all levels. Compare that with one that suffers from constant…

by Colin Baker
time management activities
Productivity

9 Time Management Activities You Can Try

How much time do you have in the day to get your work done? Chances are you have about as…

by Colin Baker
inspirational leader
Leadership

Becoming an Inspiring Leader: What You Should Know

Too many companies in the United States and throughout the world experience noticeable leadership gaps. A recent Gallup survey shows that only…

by Colin Baker
job abandonment
Business

What is Job Abandonment? Learn How to Handle It

What rights do company owners have when employees vacate their jobs without notice? Not showing up to work without having…

by Hannah L. Miller
Ethical Values
Company Culture

The 8 Ethical Values Needed in Business

Guiding businesses with ethical values is becoming increasingly important to those within the workforce. A recent survey from Global Tolerance showed that…

by Colin Baker
professional development plan
Personal Growth

How to Create and Follow a Professional Development Plan

“An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” Those wise words from Benjamin Franklin emphasize the importance of learning…

by Colin Baker
leadership roles
Leadership

9 Leadership Roles to Know in Business

If a customer walked into their local Costco and met a man with a name tag labeled “Jim,” they probably…

by Colin Baker
talent development
Company Culture

Talent Development: A Crucial Tool for Businesses and Individuals

Businesses that fail to develop the talents of their workers risk falling behind in an increasingly competitive world. Not only…

by Colin Baker