Leaders & Managers

From the nitty gritty of daily management to addressing your aspirations of leadership, this section for leaders & managers tells you how to make strong leadership decisions, build effective teams, delegate and stay above the everyday management muddle.

Get tips, strategies, tool and advice on: performance reviews, preventing workplace violence, best-practices leadership, team building, leadership skills, people management and management training.

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The U.S. is a hotly competitive market for automakers, especially for smaller players like Mazda with sagging sales. That isn’t stopping Masahiro Moro, president and CEO of Mazda’s North American business, from making inroads.
They may be clichés, but these five adages can guide you as a manager.

In unpacking a Tony Robbins TED talk, executive coach Naphtali Hoff tried to get at what it takes to overcome past failures. The secret, he concluded, is not about your resources but your resourcefulness.

Marissa Mayer’s fate at Yahoo shows that the C-suite is still chilly for women. Currently, women run only 22 of the companies in the Fortune 500.
Mary Lasker (1900-1994), was one of the first true champions of medical research. In her words, "Without money, both private and public money, nothing gets done."
When the company could benefit from team-building exercises, what is the best way to approach them? Would putting employees in a difficult environment or situation strengthen the team?
There’s no perfect way to tell an employee that his services are no longer needed. But there are some general guidelines to keep in mind that can make things easier.
Q: My most recent promotion was a big deal, and I keep hearing I’m being groomed for a top job here. But the new job requires almost constant travel. I hate airports, especially with those long lines and delays. But I fear if I gripe about the travel, I’ll look bad. Help!
A much-loved Harvard Business School professor, Hrand Saxenian (1924-2014) influenced thousands of students over the years—including management guru Stephen Covey.
Here are some techniques you can use to encourage job candidates to open up and give you the information you need to make a better hiring decision.
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