As a consultant, one of the biggest areas of resistance encountered among entrepreneurs I meet occurs when I advise them that they will have to set up a blog, get more involved, and generally ensure a more consistent presence on social networks. Baby Boomers — who still are mostly decision-makers at most organizations, honestly — […]
Future of Work
2016 is the tenth anniversary of Bill Jensen’s seminal fourth book, What Is Your Life’s Work?, composed of legacy letters — letters from leaders and managers to their loved ones. Each letter describes a life’s work legacy they wish to leave behind. Each letter is published and attributed as it was ten years ago, with […]
The CEO of FlexJobs weighs in.
We delivered one of our “hybrid keynotes and musical experiences” at the climax of an MBA-level Leadership Executive Education residential at Henley Business School in UK recently. Having done an MBA, taught MBA students and delivered MBA Alumni events over 18 years, I’ve encountered more than my fair share of MBA Leadership alumni. A certain […]
There is a lot of talk of entrepreneur culture and disruption these days. Examples abound — Uber to Snapchat to WhatsApp. And in the wealth management industry, firms like Wealthfront and Betterment are making headlines as “Roboadvisors.” But while some people will rush out and start their own company, most will still work a “real” […]
The ‘human’ is mostly gone from ‘Human Resources.’
Simon Sinek, with a little twist.
61 percent of the Fortune 500 CEOs have NO (yes, NONE) social presence at all. What has happened to the idea of the ‘social CEO?’
Were you raised to believe that it isn’t polite to discuss money – more specifically, how much you paid for something, or how much you earned at work? I sure was. Imagine: you go to your friend’s housewarming party, and as you cross the threshold and hand over the bottle of wine you got her, […]
By Kriti Kapoor in Career, Customer Experience, Future of Work, Introspective, Modern Chief Customer Officer, Original Post, Personal Branding, Social Business, Social C-Suite, Success and Motivation, Talent, Today's Headliner 2 Comments
Tell me if this resonates with you: You realize where you are in your company is no longer a career path you would like to be on. You enjoy your work and team, and would like to see your career progress further, but on a new road. You see opportunities within your company that would […]