Tag Archive: leadership

09 September 2014 / by Ashley Freeman

Finding A Balance: Leadership and Family

  “As a male CEO, I have been asked what kind of car I drive and what type of music I like, but never how I balance the demands of being both a dad and a CEO.” Max Schireson’s resignation letter CEO of billion-dollar database company MungoDB just stood down to spend more time with […]

08 August 2014 / by Ashley Freeman

Wholefoods: The Model Of Involvement

How would you feel waking up in the same room as your boss? Brushing your teeth together? Sharing breakfast? Weird, right? Well, it’s a little unorthodox, but the Wholefoods approach to employee engagement is having a huge impact on their company culture – and their bottom line.   Company Sleepovers?   “I know this sounds […]

05 May 2014 / by Ashley Freeman

The Link Between Leadership & Community

“No man is an island, Entire of itself, Every man is a piece of the continent, A part of the main.” No Man Is An Island, John Donne   No man is an island. No leader is an island. Leadership cannot be a solitary task. Even Steve Jobs at Apple failed miserably in the early […]

03 March 2014 / by Ashley Freeman

The Power Of Collaboration

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much”   Helen Keller  It is widely agreed that collaboration consistently provides greater accomplishments. The combined brainpower of the intelligent, capable people in your team can solve complex problems and achieve astonishing results.   Identifying Strengths   Collaboration is the act of deliberately working together, […]