Tag Archives: business leadership

(Image: Thinkstock)

5 Ways Employee Feedback Can Make You A Better Leader

Really listen to your staff in running your company

Really listen to your staff in running your company.

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , ,
(File: Image)

How To Improve Your Business’ Top and Bottom Line

Advanced technology can help you reduce costs and increase profits

Advanced technology can help you reduce costs, increase profits, and improve your business.

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,
(Image: ThinkStock)

3 Key Qualities Successful CEOs Possess

Even without innate leadership qualities, you can still adopt these characteristics of truly remarkable CEOs

While it might sound fancy, being a CEO is not easy. As the leader of…

By BlackEnterprise.com

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
flye 2

Young Athletes Get a Chance to FLYE

Two entrepreneurs create a business leadership program for young athletes

We are dedicated to changing how youth in urban communities perceive themselves, their potential and…

By Mia N. Hall

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Lamman Rucker (Image: Phoenix White)

From The Corner Office Chat Series Continues With Multidimensional Actor Lamman Rucker

Black Enterprise CEO Earl Graves Jr., BCT Partners CEO Randal Pinkett and IBOM LLC CEO Anie Akpe set to share success and leadership strategies

The From The Corner Office Twitter Chat series continues with actor, speaker/activist and entrepreneur Lamman…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Lt. Gen. Walter E. Gaskin (Photo courtesy of Lt. Gen. Walter E. Gaskin)

COO: Commander of Operations

Currently deputy chairman of the NATO Military Committee in Brussels, Gaskin has a leadership role…

By Alan Hughes

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
Supermodel and entrepreneur Beverly Johnson (Photo by Rob Kim/FilmMagic)

UBR Spotlight: Fashion Icon Beverly Johnson Models Business Leadership

More on the entrepreneurs, business strategies and economic news on The Urban Business Roundtable

This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita D. Young speaks with fashion…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Photo: Lonnie Major

Collaborative Leadership

How bottom-line management extends beyond the books for this CFO

It wasn’t long after Plummer accepted the position of CFO in 2008 that he and…

By Sonia Alleyne

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
JayZFirstSlide

Decoded: The Business Lessons of Hip-Hop Powerhouse Jay-Z

Hip-hop entrepreneur Shawn Carter releases book about his life and lyrics

Hip-hop entrepreneur Shawn Carter releases book about his life and lyrics

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Let’s Go Team

When a retail professional leads by example, everyone benefits

You oversee 450 stores that employ approximately 75,000 employees. How do you keep employees motivated…

By Aisha I. Jefferson

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Black CEOs Demand More Diversity in the C-Suite

ELC expands mission to focus on global leadership

With the mission of expanding black corporate leadership across the globe, the Executive Leadership Council,…

By Black Enterprise

Posted: Tags: , , ,

5 Ways to Improve Your Visibility as a Leader

Good leadership requires teamwork

Effective leadership is a team sport, not a solo experience. You can’t effectively lead “in…

By Patricia Perkins

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Why Today’s Leaders Must Surf, Not Sail

Our charge should no longer be "Steady as She Goes!," but "Hang Ten!"

Change happens. And once upon a time, all that was expected of business leaders was…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,