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Observations about leadership

Seasonal jobs often turn to permanent gigs

It seems like such a daunting number: 100,000. That's the number of hires Target expects to add to its payroll for this year's holiday...

September 17, 2017 1:00 am


Consultant to companies: Be true to yourself

I've seen my share of emails and book summaries about how businesses that want to attract and keep millennials need to think and act...

September 10, 2017 1:00 am


Natural leaders step up during crises

Business and community leadership often seems at its best when adversity strikes.

September 8, 2017 5:30 pm


Breakthrough ideas happen when we pause

Pause ...You're probably uncomfortable, aren't you?Busy bee.Workaholic.

September 3, 2017 1:00 am


Great leaders know how to use "white space"

Pause… You’re probably uncomfortable, aren’t you? Busy bee. Workaholic.

August 31, 2017 11:00 pm


Know why something's working

Perform an autopsy on your successes. You might learn to avoid failure.

August 27, 2017 1:00 am


Getting to unique is a strategic process, summit speaker says

Perform an autopsy on your successes. You might learn to avoid failure.

August 26, 2017 6:00 pm


In 'era of divisiveness,' respect vital at work

Tolerating people is for cowards.

August 20, 2017 1:00 am


Facebook exec discusses range of issues at leadership summit

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, talked with Bill Hybels on issues beyond management during the two-day Global...

August 18, 2017 4:50 pm


Replacing ousted CEOs can be complicated

Turnover in C-suites isn't unusual, but plenty of high-profile CEO exits, including at Uber and GE, have been announced this...

August 13, 2017 1:00 am


Fort Wayne top leadership summit attendance site

Fort Wayne is again the top-attended satellite site for the annual Global Leadership Summit, which began Thursday and is hosted by a...

August 10, 2017 9:00 pm


Leaders must be specific with accountability

August already.

August 6, 2017 1:00 am


Managers: Be leery of 'sharks' in workplace

Discovery Channel taps into viewer intrigue with its popular annual Shark Week TV series, which just aired.

July 30, 2017 1:00 am


Maybe industry neophyte right fit

A story from Bloomberg's news service on the front of today's Business section addresses the increased interest recruiters are seeing...

July 23, 2017 1:00 am


Finding voice volume key to communication

Speaking with clarity is good. But so is being heard, literally, when you speak.

July 16, 2017 1:00 am