Category: Leadership

Thoughts on being a modern leader

How to survive being fired

After a very long search (8 months to be exact), countless applications and interviews, I’m heading back to work. But, that’s not the important part, I learned quite a few lessons during my time off! In that, I’d like to share six things I learned in case you’re ever fired, laid off or find yourself otherwise out of work. I…

Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance – Book Knowledge Share

Elon Musk is one of the top entrepreneurs of our time. He’s been compared to Tony Stark of Iron Man fame. His thinking is quite futuristic and that shows in his vision for the businesses he has built.

In the video, I’ll share a few takeaways from the book by Ashlee Vance on Elon Musk.

A Lesson in Networking from Jack Bauer

I’ll admit, I don’t watch a lot of TV. In fact, I’m one of the millions of people who have “cut the cord”. That said, there are a few shows that I follow using the feeds provided by the cable networks. One of the shows is 24 starting Kiefer Sutherland as Jack Bauer. If you haven’t seen the show, Jack…

Building a Network

If you have ever met a successful person you know that their rolodex is a powerful tool in their office. Trust me when I say this, they didn’t build it overnight. I also think that the best networkers are the ones who are always looking to add new people to their tribe. It’s also apparent to me that the networking…