Productivity Tricks: 3 Ways to Build a Smarter Routine

The highest achievers are strict disciplinarians. Use these three easy steps to boost your odds of success. Flickr photo courtesy of Vicky Sedgwick I am not ashamed to admit this: I am über Type A. I believe in “going hard or going home,” as they say, and pushing to the very end. As an entrepreneur,…

How to Lead With Purpose

The purpose-driven company is lead by someone who has a reliable inner compass guiding them. John Baldoni asks: What’s your direction? Can you describe the purpose of your business in a single sentence? Do you—and does every single person who is connected with your organization—have a reason to believe in that mission? Internationally recognized leadership…

Sheldon Yellen: Why I Went on Undercover Boss

Sheldon Yellen, CEO of $1 billion Belfor Holdings, explains why he’s glad he went on Undercover Boss. Sheldon Yellen had an inkling that he was out of touch with his 6,400 employees. After all, as the CEO of Belfor Holdings (No. 4,753 on the 2009 Inc. 5000) a $1 billion diversified building services company based…