Strategy DAMON BROWN

How to Create a New Habit That Will Stick

Habits are easier to replace than break, but how to build them? There are 3 elements you need for success. Here is how to create lasting change.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

30 Years Ago, This Decision Helped Make Costco the Second-Biggest Retailer in the World

Instead of becoming an everything store, Costco focused on giving customers fewer choices – and only one house brand.

Strategy BHARAT KANODIA

3 Ways to Capitalize on Creativity

Understanding content rights in the entertainment industry.

Strategy JIM SCHLECKSER

Why Netflix Just Made a Genius Move

Understanding the power of customer selection.

Strategy JOEL COMM

3 Ways to Personalize Your Company's Giving

Corporate giving doesn't hold the same weight if your employees aren't engaged in the process. So give them a say in your philanthropic endeavors to boost alignment, buy-in and results.

Strategy DAVID FINKEL

How to Never Have to Worry About Getting Off Track Again

The key is to make sure you're not the single source of truth in your company.

Strategy PETER COHAN

5 Strategies That Helped DoorDash Win 59 Percent Market Share

Tell a compelling origin story, win the battle for customer value, improve operations each day, work with customers monthly, dream big and start small.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

Want to Achieve Your Biggest Long Term Goals? Science Says Avoid the Dreaded 'Negative Lumping' Effect

Research shows falling just short of a huge goal can feel like total failure – and cause you to stop trying.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

The Best Way to Learn Faster and Improve Your Memory Includes 10 Science-Backed Cognitive Benefits

One simple learning strategy can help you remember more, retrieve more, make connections between seemingly unrelated information, transfer what you know to new situations... the list goes on and on.

Strategy NICK HOBSON

Google's CEO Just Introduced the 'Simplicity Sprint' For All 170,000 Employees. What It Is, And Why It's Amazing

It includes 3 questions that all employees will be asked over the next 2 weeks.

Strategy BHARAT KANODIA

3 Essential Strategies for Foreign Founders in the US

How to flip your foreign company without breaking the bank – or your brain.

Strategy JIM SCHLECKSER

How to Lead for Each Stage of your Business's Life Cycle

Know where your business stands so you can lead from the front.

Strategy MIKE MADDOCK

To Become a Better Leader Develop Your Unique Skill

Are you a Hammer looking for a nail? Here's how to use your skills to build a stronger leadership team.

Strategy JOHN HALL

Increase Your Business Growth by First Outlining These 4 Things

Growing your business takes more than grit. To foster long-term growth, start by doing this.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

How Apple Failed to Predict 5 Ways the iPhone Would Change the World

Steve Jobs said some people are crazy enough to think they can change the world. But neither he nor Apple execs foresaw these unexpected outcomes.

Strategy ENTREPRENEURS' ORGANIZATION

3 Actions That Show Consumers You're Serious About Sustainability

Don't succumb to greenwashing: Take the intentional steps toward sustainability that consumers seek.

Strategy HILLEL FULD

Why You Should Try to Write Articles for a Large Publication

It's part of the toolkit to build a brand for your business.

Strategy DAVID FINKEL

The 1 Thing You Can Start Doing Now To Get Your Team To Do More

Here's how to connect the dots.

Strategy PETER COHAN

A Critique Of Mark Zuckerberg's 4 Tactics For Managing A Downturn

Set the bar high, judge performance based on facts, cut what doesn't make customers better off, invest in growth.

Strategy MARCEL SCHWANTES

5 Rare Strategies to Successfully Lead a Company During Tough Times

Here's how to safeguard the workplace from becoming toxic.

Strategy PETER COHAN

5 Things Startups Must Do To Survive The Capital Freeze, According to Midas List VC

Resist FOMO, create the most value for customers, sell to rational buyers, diversify your customers, and cut pet projects.

Strategy KELLY MAIN

Elon Musk Isn't Just Warning of a US Recession – He's Using the Simple 'PPP Strategy' to Weather It

What it takes as a business owner to make surviving the storm look easy.

Strategy REBECCA HINDS

Want to Future-Proof Your Company? Try Dogfooding Your Work Practices

When it comes to your work practices, don't let sleeping dogs lie.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

Use the Rule of 365 to Overcome Procrastination, Hesitation, and Doubt

What you do every day for the next year is not just who you are. Chosen wisely, it's who you will become.

Strategy PAUL SCHOEMAKER

What You Don't Know Could Kill Your Company

We can't predict the future, but companies that are better at anticipating it outperform their competitors by a wide margin. Is your corporate culture capable of surfacing the signals?

Strategy MELISSA ANGELL

How Google Is Bringing More Women in the Door With Its Updated Parental Leave Policy

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says that we all need to be thinking about this.

Strategy ENTREPRENEURS' ORGANIZATION

3 Traits Of Monogamous Co-Founders (And Why You Need One)

Life is full of advice on maintaining romantic partnerships but in business, chemistry--and compromise--are just as important.

Strategy FRANK WAZETER

Make Your Customers Part of Your Business Narrative

How to harness the transformative power of naive enthusiasm.

Strategy HOWARD TULLMAN

Peloton Has to Get Off the Bike

A star of the pandemic, the company now has to realize that selling hardware is like swimming with bike chains around its neck. Like many companies, it waited too long to transform. Don't make that same mistake.

Strategy NIVEN POSTMA

Why Strategy Matters

And how to get it right to the benefit of your business.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

To Avoid Making these 7 Classic Strategic Mistakes, Science Says Ask Yourself 5 Questions

Want to make better decisions? Here are seven mistakes you definitely want to avoid.

Strategy HEIDI ZAK

Acquire or Build Internally: 4 Questions To Ask Yourself

When and why it makes sense to acquire a company.

Strategy YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR COUNCIL

8 Practices Every Business Should Borrow From 5-Star Companies

Five-star companies have earned their stellar reputations by delivering superior products and following best practices for customer service.

Strategy REBECCA DECZYNSKI

The Ukrainian Founders Didn't Think Russia Would Invade, But They're Glad They Planned for It Anyway

The leisurewear brand Sleeper has seen conflict before.

Strategy KATIE KLENCHESKI

How to Better Grow Your Brand by Avoiding Founder Story Clichés

A good founder's story can help a brand connect with its audience, but if that story is a little too familiar it could lead to devastating brand consequences.

Strategy CRISTINA HOLTZER

This is Exactly How to Create a Voice for Your Brand on Social Media

Whether you're doing a social revamp or launching your business on social media, you need to figure out your brand's voice online. Here's where to start.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

The Longshot Winner of the Kentucky Derby Just Revealed a Brutal Truth About a Common Cognitive Bias

If you bet $10 on Rich Strike to win the Kentucky Derby, you made $800. But that's not the real lesson of this long shot horse's improbable victory.

Strategy MARTIN ZWILLING

7 Crucial Strategies to Facilitate Competitive Business Transformations

Building and transforming organizational teams is far more complicated than building products.

Strategy BILL FOTSCH

What's Missing in the Agile Approach

The crucial element that is left out: Making your employees partners on the journey.

Strategy REBECCA DECZYNSKI

If You Want to Stay Competitive, These Are the Skills Your Employees Should Learn Now

Data from Udemy shows a serious uptick in the number of workers getting educated on blockchain technology.

Strategy JOEL COMM

5 Key Metrics to Guide Your Podcast

Podcasting isn't known for its use of data. Nevertheless, podcasters should keep these metrics in focus as they create content.

Strategy BRIT MORSE

Get Ready for Radical Salary Transparency

New New York City legislation requires businesses to include salary ranges on job ads. Businesses must be prepared for pushback from current employees.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

42 Years Ago, Magic Johnson Left an Estimated $5.2 Billion of Nike Money on the Table

You probably know the Air Jordan story. But did you know Nike offered Magic stock five years before Michael Jordan's deal?

Strategy ERIC HAGERMAN

Seth Godin's 5 Tips for How Your Business Can Help Save the Planet

The marketing mind behind the purple cow takes on climate change in the new book, 'The Carbon Almanac: It's Not Too Late.'

Strategy PETER COHAN

5 Steps To Revive Your Company's Growth

Use intellectual humility, identify headwinds and tailwinds, focus on big problems that fit your values, create big markets, and benefit from your strengths.

Strategy BRIT MORSE

CDC Lifts Mask Requirements for Most Transportation--and Businesses Follow Suit

Masks are no long required in airports, cabs, and ride shares. It's a major sign that the government wants to head toward a state of endemic.

Strategy JEFF STEEN

McDonald's Employee Charms Customer With 1 Hilariously Simple Tactic. It's the Best Model of Customer Service I've Seen

In our eagerness to get customer service right, we often over-index on strategy and under-index on humanness -- and humor.

Strategy MELISSA ANGELL

Moderna's CEO Says There is Power in Resilience

The biotech was once regarded as a troubled unicorn. But we would be missing a major weapon against Covid-19 had Moderna given up in the face of adversity.

Strategy JEFF STEEN

Study Shows 74 Percent of Introverts Don't Want Full-Time Remote Work. They Want This Instead.

Insights from Myers-Briggs indicate that self-described introverts actually want some in-office time. But the bigger lesson is one of inclusivity.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

How Taking Frequent 10-Second Pauses Will Make You More Focused, Effective, and Productive

Distraction is inevitable, but research shows taking a quick beat before moving to whatever is next can have a dramatic effect on your productivity and mood.

Strategy BERNARD COLEMAN

5 Tips to Communicate Organizational Change

Change is an opportunity and the outlook is the mindset.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

Want to Be More Successful? Science Says Start With Being More Humble

Case in point: NASCAR driver Ross Chastain, who just won his first--and TrackHouse Racing's first--Cup Series race.

Strategy REBECCA HINDS

Hybrid Works for Teams, But Not for Cross-Functional Teamwork. Here's What to Do About It.

Hybrid is the future of work. But so is cross-functional work. That's a problem.

Strategy BHARAT KANODIA

How to Take Care of The Achilles Heel of M&A

There are many ways for M&A to fail. Here's how to avoid them.

Strategy KELLY MAIN

Warren Buffett's 5-Word Quote Isn't Just a Lesson In How to Invest In Stocks-It's Powerful Life Advice

The surprisingly easy secret behind making good decisions for massive success.

Strategy LINDSAY BLAKELY

How to Build a Lifestyle Empire, According to Bethenny Frankel

Skinnygirl Margarita founder Bethenny Frankel followed these five simple guidelines.

Strategy JERRY JAO

3 Overrated and 3 Underrated Trends Small Businesses Should Know In 2022

What should you focus on in 2022?

Strategy JEFF HADEN

How to Use the Two-Week Rule to Become Remarkably Successful (And Optimize Your Bucket List)

Two weeks is all it takes to find out what a goal means to you. And what you're willing to do to achieve it.

Strategy BHARAT KANODIA

See Through the Illusions of Pre-IPO Valuation

Look at real metrics as opposed to promises of future growth

Strategy PETER COHAN

Startup Lessons From an Author Who Raised $15.4 Million In 24 Hours

Meet a real customer need better than rivals, co-develop new products with your biggest fans, control your value network.

Strategy MARCEL SCHWANTES

LinkedIn Execs Share 3 Strategies That Will Improve Your Workplace in 2022

This year is bound to bring opportunities for businesses to implement employee-first strategies.

Strategy DZINGIRA MATENGA

Why your African Hustle Needs a Corporate Mindset

And how to go about putting in the structure that’s essential to business success.

Strategy JEFF STEEN

How the 'Stoplight Review' Method Helped Me Cut Dozens of Meetings, And Made My Team Very Happy

Instead of depending on your own intuition to determine meeting value, let your attendees decide with a green, yellow, or red light review.

Strategy BILL FOTSCH

How to Find the Things that Make Really Great Companies

What years of research have taught us about what it takes to lead an industry for decades.

Strategy JEFF HADEN

How This Simple Test Not Only Measures Your Creativity But Can Also Make You More Innovative, Backed by Neuroscience

All it takes is sixty seconds.

Strategy REBECCA DECZYNSKI

5 Ways Successful Black Women Entrepreneurs Navigate Their Way Through Negotiations

Making deals is part of being a business owner -- and some strategy is beneficial to the process. Here's how two entrepreneurs of color play their cards just right.


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