When Leaders Insulate: The Dangers of Corrosive Privilege

I recently read a fascinating article by Rebecca Solnit on how being born to privilege has had a corrosive effect on Donald Trump and his…

The Business Case for Workplace Friendship: 8 Reasons You Need It and 1 Way to Build Them Fast

In all the talk and research centered around company culture, one aspect is often ignored: The power of friends at work. I was thinking about…

Carol Leifer on the Easy Hang

On your ascend towards the upper echelon of management, there is an X-factor that is rarely discussed, but vitally important—your people skills. I’m not referring…

Want to Mentor Others? Be More Like Prince

“Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to celebrate this thing called leadership.” And when I think about a leader, I picture someone who actively…

Sammy Hagar’s Rules of Success

After writing on leadersayswhat for as long as I have, I am embarrassed that it has taken me this long to discuss Sammy Hagar. As…