Tag Archives: leadership

Why Talent Matters Most

A corporate leader offers advice on staying competitive through this economic downturn

Talent is the one sustainable competitive advantage that corporations and institutions have, if companies want…

By Alan Hughes

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Leadership Lessons From the Top

WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S MANAGEMENT STYLE

By Kelly E. Carter

Posted: Tags:

Survival of the Fittest in a Tough Economy

Good leadership separates the strong from the expendable

Call it natural selection: a concept developed by 19th century scientist Charles Darwin that argues…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Thoughts on Leadership From “Professor X”: Be Relaxed and Ready

When faced with crisis, the healthiest disposition is neither the comfort of complacency nor a constant state of alarm.

What should be the posture of leadership when a company, an industry, or an entire…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , ,

Thoughts on Effective Leadership From “Professor X”

Organizations can win with modest talent, but talent--even extraordinary talent--cannot excel without a winning organization.

The unique talent I bring to Black Enterprise, and every publication I’ve ever led (including…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

Make-Or-Break Leadership Lessons From The Apprentice

Sure, it's "reality" TV. But smart viewers of NBC's hit show learned important rules of business success. Here are four, for starters.

For the last three months, I was among the millions of viewers who tuned in…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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