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

Don't forget about the journey as you pursue your goals. As you reflect on your many smaller achievements, know that over time, they will show up.


An employee is on the way out. How do you make this parting a productive one?

What’s the source of your drive, where is it taking you, and why?

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Results are a good thing, but delivering promised results is only half the leader’s job.

How do you continue to innovate and lead in your industry, and with your existing workforce when you don't have the budget for M&A?

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Airlines are increasingly using technology and data to better service

You can't have a strong bench if you aren't inspiring your people -- and holding them accountable.

There is no safe way to be great, and, there is no great way to be safe. The safe paths have all been taken. The paths left to us require risk.

11 entrepreneurs share one HR function that they think fouders hold on to too long


Once you give in to fear, a pattern begins to develop where you continue to avoid the fear by giving in to it.

How trusting are you when you work with someone new? SmartPulse -- our weekly nonscientific reader poll in SmartBrief on Leadership -- tracks feedback from more than 210,000 business leaders

"Leadership happens at all levels, and there is a lot more than just your place on the org chart that determines how much of a leader that you are."

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