Tag Archives: Technology

Top 10 Most Popular Posts Of June 2011

This is my favorite post I send out each month.  The Top 10 list is simply a great time to reflect on all that happened the previous month and the wonderful times I had interacting with the readers.  But this month is even more special than usual. June 2011 was the most successful month in the history of […]

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10 Leadership Skills Of America’s Top 10 Favorite Bosses

What comes to your mind when you think about the best person you have ever worked for?  I bet they believed in you, mentored you, and made each day of work a sheer joy.  Glassdoor.com, which gathers information on employee feelings and executive compensation, just posted their Top 10 list of America’s favorite bosses.  These people are Apex Leaders, […]

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Leadership And The Limitations Of Social Media

The May 2011 edition of Fast Company magazine profiles John Maeda, the president of Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).  Maeda was a risky choice but he wanted to “establish a more open form of leadership”.  This was going to done primarily through constant digital and electronic communication. His strategy for communicating with faculty and students included […]

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2 Ingredients Leaders Need To Change Culture

In David Kirkpatrick’s masterpiece The Facebook Effect, he chronicles the launch, growth, and impact of Facebook and specifically its creator Mark Zuckerberg.  A key element in the company’s growth was when Sheryl Sandberg left Google to join the company as its COO in 2008. Sandberg was the strong advertising advocate and salesperson the company desperately needed.  […]

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Who Is The Next 20 Year Old Billionaire? Meet Jessica Mah

In an effort to identify the greatest NextGen Leaders, I want to pass along someone I recently learned about at the website Netizen.  The next young billionaire may just be Jessica Mah.  Go to TechCrunch: inDinero’s Jessica Mah: This Is A 20-30 Year Company That We Want To Build (TCTV): to see an interview with this person that […]

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22 Leadership Quotes And Principles From Mark Zuckerberg And The Facebook Effect Part 2

The following is Part 2 of the leadership quotes and principles from the first six chapters of The Facebook Effect by David Kirkpatrick.  This incredible book chronicles Facebook’s journey from conception to becoming a legitimate business.  To read Part 1, click here.  All quotes are from Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg unless otherwise noted. More than 80% of the […]

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20 Leadership Quotes And Principles From Mark Zuckerberg And The Facebook Effect Part 1

Mark Zuckerberg is a fascinating individual.  By all accounts, he appears to lack even rudimentary people skills but he has created a medium for inter-personal communications that has made him the world’s youngest billionaire. I am currently reading the critically acclaimed book The Facebook Effect by David Kirkpatrick, the former senior editor for Internet and technology at Fortune magazine.  The […]

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