Competing With Industry Giants? Five Keys to Winning in the Niches

follow Mamalode down the path to differentiated, protectable business models.

Creating Leverage Where None Seems To Exist

the most successful view roadblocks merely as problems to be solved and look for things to leverage to that end – sometimes seemingly out of thin air.

User Experience. Hygiene or Strategic Differentiator?

differentiate on what you can charge for; but don’t fail on hygiene factors.

Why Open Leadership Has Become Essential

It seems to be just common sense that the principles of open source software development should apply to leadership.

How ‘Today’ Show Boss Jamie Horowitz Stepped On One Of The Three Classic Onboarding Landmines

The lesson is to converge into the organization before trying to evolve it. Fit. Deliver. Adjust.

Working To Strengthen Your Leadership? Accept More Bids To Connect.

to strengthen your leadership you must turn toward and accept bids for connection instead of turning away from them.

The Mantle Of Leadership Is Passing To Millennials. Get Ready.

Stop treating Millennials like pups wet behind the ears or straight out of school. They are now the majority.

Why Purpose-Driven Innovation Trumps All

What matters is that the innovator is committed to a cause and is compelled to innovate to overcome a barrier keeping people from realizing their purpose.

Curating Relationship Building to Accelerate Onboarding

the heart of a strong onboarding program for new team members must be relationship building.

The Secret To Success In An Interim Leadership Role

The secret to success is to engage fully with the work itself while eschewing the perks of the job