The Entrepreneurship and Leadership Series Part 1

The Entrepreneurship and Leadership Series Part 1

If you look at the top reasons startups fail, many of them can be traced back to one thing: poor leadership. When I realized this fact, it did not surprise me. Most people do not realize how leadership skills impact almost everything you do when running a business. Entrepreneurship and leadership go hand-in-hand no matter the size of the company.

Due to this, I decided to put together The Entrepreneurship and Leadership Series. Each post will focus on how leadership skills can impact certain aspects of running a business. This first post will start at the beginning with looking at what is leadership and why leadership matters for the entrepreneur.

My Worst Job Interview Ever and What I Learned

My Worst Job Interview Ever and What I Learned

The story of my worst job interview ever is a good one. While I did not enjoy the experience the day of, almost ten years later, I cannot help but laugh. Did this experience really happen?

Well, it did happen. In hindsight, maybe I’m glad it did occur because it taught me a few valuable lessons about the interview process.

5 Big New Manager Mistakes I Made

5 Big New Manager Mistakes I Made

Entering leadership for the first time is a big step. Even the best managers tend to make mistakes as they start their leadership career. As a new manager, I was not immune. On my path of becoming a well-respected leader, I made mistakes. Here’s my confession to the five big new manager mistakes I made as I started my leadership career and my advice to new managers.