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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

19 soft skills every leader needs to be successful

Good leaders can deliver bad news tactfully, display proper body language, and know how to recognize and verbally praise good work.
According to philosopher Isaiah Berlin, leaders can be split into hedgehogs or foxes.

Are you a fox or a hedgehog? Here’s what an ancient saying reveals about your leadership style

"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing." Philosophers say most personalities can be divided into these animal categories.
Adena Friedman, Nasdaq CEO

4 things the best CEOs do on social media to make authentic connections with their followers

Chief executive officers — in between managing some of the world's largest corporations — are using Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn more than ever to build devoted online followings.

There’s a record number of women on the boards of Fortune 500 companies. Racial and ethnic minorities, not so much.

Women filled 183 of the 462 open board room positions at Fortune 500 companies, according to a new report.
Apple CEO Tim Cook shared advice with graduates from Tulane University.

The best advice CEOs gave the class of 2019 at college graduations

CEOs from Apple's Tim Cook to FUBU's Daymond John shared stories and advice on leadership, adversity, and success.

The Magic Johnson-Lakers fiasco is a case study in how not to be a transformational leader

Magic Johnson resigned as president of basketball operations at the Lakers after rocky management. NFL coach Bill Parcells led differently.
Wharton professor Adam Grant has penned a number of books that are popular among MBA grads.

17 business and leadership books that have helped MBA students succeed in the business world

Learn why MBA alumni love the following 17 business and leadership books.
Melinda Gates says the best leaders love those around them.

There’s one characteristic the best leaders in the world have, but most people are uncomfortable talking about it: love

The best leaders, from Nelson Mandela to workplace managers, show love for those around them, billionaire philanthropist Melinda Gates says.
Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio.

Billionaire Bridgewater founder Ray Dalio once received a memo from his employees saying he ‘belittled’ and ‘humiliated’ them,...

When Ray Dalio got a memo from his employees saying they felt "oppressed," he took the blame and worked with them to find a solution.

Here’s the management tactic Apple CEO Tim Cook uses to keep employees on their toes

Apple CEO Tim Cook is known for asking team members a barrage of questions to make sure they're on top of their responsibilities.