SmartBrief Originals
Insights, tips and best practices for executive business leaders and managers
Leadership

Self-serving leaders might get short-term results but, over the long term, key outcomes are negatively affected by selfish leaders’ actions.

Last week's poll question: Which is more important: having a great technology to sell or a great operation that sells it?

Women in leadership

Executives discussed empathetic communication, collaborative mentoring and effective networking at the 2017 SmartBrief Women in Leadership Forum.

Sponsored Content

Best practices for cities around investing in technology

Twitter

Technology is not a substitute for leadership, especially in business.

Employees

Disengaged employees cost the US billions each year. What can managers do?

Disruption

Help your team members discover how they can disrupt the status quo.

Awareness

Here’s a closer look at why CEOs lack emotional intelligence and what can be done to enhance it.

Coolhaus

An interview with the CEO of Coolhaus, an architecturally inspired ice cream brand that got its first big push at Coachella.

Last week's poll question: Have you ever considered starting your own business?

Vocabulary

It is important to speak with authority in a timely manner while still using carefully considered words.

Heart

Show up, know your stuff and have some heart.

Interview

A little preparation will go a long way when it comes to interviewing job candidates.

Stress

When stress is affecting you, don't bottle it up. Here's what to do instead.

Networking

9 entrepreneurs offer tips on being a better networker.