Many of us - from the CEOs to the newest hire - have a hard time keeping our workload in check with the rest of our life outside the office. It can be a struggle trying to get ahead in business without falling behind in one's personal and family life. So what does it take to keep it all in balance? Career expert Kathy Caprino shares a few tips in this recent Forbes piece entitled, "10 Commitments of People Achieving Successful Work-Life Integration." Take a look and see what changes you need to make to bring it all into harmony.
Each year the United States (and many other countries around the world) set aside a day to celebrate fathers. And as we celebrate Father's Day this year, Fast Co. contributor Kathleen Shanahan has compiled a list of lessons that some of the tech industries most successful CEOs learned from their dads! See what these entrepreneurs learned about innovation, resourcefulness, and setting priorities in her recent article on 6 leadership lessons learned from dads.
As startup businesses become increasingly more popular, so too does bootstrapping your own business. But bootstrapping comes with its own challenges, including almost non-existent marketing budgets. So how do you gain recognition for your new business without a lot of monetary resources to help get the word out? Leah Hunter, writer for Fast Co. Labs, shares some powerful answers in a recent interview on creative ways to make a name for yourself when bootstrapping. You'll be shocked at some of the creative solutions she's discovered!