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Thursday, February 26, 2015 Jim McHugh - Experienced Executive & CEO Coach
A CEO friend recently told me that he asked three people to leave his company over the last few months.  After they were terminated, there was a marked improvement in the overall morale and attitude of the other employees.
Lessons Learned
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Jeff Whatcott - Co-Founder & CEO, Outlearn
A few years ago, in a moment of intense frustration, I wrote down six keys to effective leadership. I will spare you the detailed context to protect the guilty, but at the time I was desperate to communicate what effective leaders do.
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Greg Raiz - Founder & CEO, Raizlabs
There are five stages of leadership that a company or individual can go through.
Expert Advice
Thursday, February 5, 2015 Michelle A. Heath - Founder & CEO, Growth Street Marketing
My dream of starting my own business looked like a fog machine induced haze of controlling my own destiny, only working with people I like, changing the world, sharing brilliant ideas, growing and challenging myself, having more work/life balance and being way more fulfilled in life.
Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Kate Morgan - CEO & Founder, Boston Human Capital Partners
“How long do you think it will take to hire someone?” 
Expert Advice
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Annie Webber - Founder & CEO, Legal Hero
When you’re starting a new business with a friend, a former colleague, a classmate, or even an acquaintance, it’s easy to get lost in the excitement of starting that business and avoid the awkward but necessary conversation about how to split and structure equity among co-founders.
Expert Advice
Thursday, January 8, 2015 Michelle A. Heath - Founder & CEO, Growth Street Marketing
Expectations. That’s really what it’s all about. As consumers, as people, as humans on this Earth, we have expectations about everything and anything...
Expert Advice
Monday, January 5, 2015 Brad Terrell - Co-Founder and CEO, Zensight
Four of the companies I’ve worked for during my career have been acquired for over $1 billion dollars. Make no mistake, my contributions to these successes, particularly early in my career, were relatively minor, and I’ve had my share of failures, too. 
Lessons Learned
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 Mike Collins - CEO / Founder, Big Idea Group & Lead Manager, The Green D Fund
Most angel groups follow this pattern: they consist of a small group of mainly old guys, who’ve made money in business. They organize geographically and do about 75 -100%...
Entrepreneurship
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Mike Coney - President and CEO, Unitrends
One of the first major decisions I had to make after becoming CEO of Unitrends in 2009 was: Where do we locate our sales and marketing offices? The two most obvious cities were Boston and San Francisco.
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