Leadership

Five tough lessons on being a mentor

 Coaching and mentoring is increasingly popular, everyone wants one, everyone has one. This is somewhat a result of the explosion in the number of startups over the last ten years, but also because the word is out that getting a…

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Leadership

The importance of being humble

Photo: At the Jordan river where Christ was baptized and Israeli and Jordanian soldiers watch each other, guns cocked We’ve all met this person in our professional lives. Smart but self-absorbed, in love with their own success so far, or with the…

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Leadership

When to tell your employees to take a hike

 Small companies are like families. They are full of tension, tight relationships, dreams and disappointments and they form a culture all of their own. And when they are small how each and every employee behaves affects the culture of the…

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