Families change over time. And so do businesses. But when it comes to a family-run business, professional and personal lines tend to get blurred. For Adi Godrej of the Godrej Group, the distinction is clear: in a family business, business takes precedence.
Every leader surrounds themselves with advisors. We have all had mentors throughout our lives whose lessons have given us our ethics, values and acumen. Whether it be a parent, teacher, clergy or Dutch Uncle, our mentors have shaped our abilities to think, reason and solve.
There are seven distinct leadership and organizational traits that are key to the resilience of family businesses, according to a study by the Stewardship Asia Center.
Why would a family business not want the benefit of an independent director who might bring insight, perspective, varied experiences, and a wide range of contacts that could help propel the business?
CEOs are often frustrated by their company’s lack of growth. They know they offer a needed product or service, and they know that they’re using all the tools they should to drive growth. But it doesn’t come.
The author of the legendary bestseller Influence, social psychologist Robert Cialdini shines a light on effective persuasion and reveals that the secret doesn’t lie in the message itself, but in the key moment before that message is delivered.
One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results.
Business communication sucks. At each meeting and presentation, we are inundated with information, leaving us thirsting for inspiration.
The cult classic that revolutionized marketing by teaching businesses that you’re either remarkable or invisible.
Metrics are a hot topic. Executive leadership, boards of directors, management, and customers are all asking for data-based decisions.
A step-by-step system for seven-figure success.
Looking to improve your customer experience? These 68 strategies will show you how to stand out from your competitors, whatever your business.
Storytelling has come of age in the business world. Today, many of the most successful companies use storytelling as a leadership tool.