Posts tagged ‘leadership’

  • A boy touches a long wall lighted by colour rays at an exhibition hall in Wuhan Forum Article

    Why aiming high matters more than succeeding

    During high school, I traded three hourly wage jobs to work at a small corner deli. I stocked shelves… more

  • A pro-democracy demonstrator reacts during a fireworks display in downtown Hong Kong Young Global Leaders Article

    Is your business ready to go ‘bossless’?

    One of the main reasons I wanted to be an entrepreneur was for the feeling of freedom and autonomy it gave… more

  • Unemployed Belgian Sammar attends a simulated job interview, part of a “Fit for a job” coaching course in Brussels Forum Article

    The five most revealing job interview questions

    One of the most important things I do as a leader is choosing the people who will join our team. Finding… more

  • Office workers rush across a city street in central Sydney Forum Article

    Is integrity the secret to great leadership?

    If your spouse claims that time with the family is a priority but spends every weekend on the golf course… more

  • A drop of water falls from a melting piece of ice on Argentina’s Perito Moreno glacier near the city of El Calafate Global Shapers Article

    Fighting climate change, from Chennai to Zurich

    Young people will inherit whatever is left of the environment when today’s generation of… more

  • Mark Pollock walking Young Global Leaders Article

    My robotic legs and the frontiers of innovation

    How do you lead in a crisis: a disaster on Mount Everest, an oil spill, a collapse trapping 33 Chilean… more

  • Ships are pictured in the shipyard at Bremerhaven Forum Article

    Seven ways to make innovation pay

    Changes in technology, new customer behaviours and regulation are disrupting the business and global… more

  • A member of Romania’s Airclub performs on a glider during Bucharest International Air Show at Baneasa airport in Bucharest Forum Article

    3 ways to be a more mindful leader

    It’s been more than a decade since I started exploring the intersection between excellence in… more

  • Early morning sunlight is reflected off the windows of a government office building in Washington Forum Event

    Four ways to be more innovative at work

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Cranes rise above towers in what will be the Yujiapu financial center in Tianjin's Binhai new area Forum Article

    10 things to know about our meeting in China

    Next week, China's premier, Li Keqiang, will open the eighth Annual Meeting of the New Champions in… more

  • LittleBits chief executive and founder, Ayah Bdeir, poses at her company’s headquarters in New York Young Global Leaders Article

    Are you a sandwich generation leader?

    The World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders (YGLs) are a group of globetrotting, independently minded… more

  • Co-workers hold production meeting in the office of the HowDo start-up at the Wostel co-working space in Berlin Forum Article

    6 common mistakes leaders make

    I founded my first company in 1998 and my second in 2013. I've worked with hundreds of companies as… more

  • A Google employee works on a laptop in front of a mural of the New York City skyline, at the New York City company office Forum Article

    What it takes to be a manager

    When I was in college I worked at a bagel place across from Lincoln Center in New York. For a job that paid… more

  • Indian fishermen carry boat to truck in Nagapattinam Forum Article

    5 reasons why you should ask for help at work

    Asking for help wasn’t something that my parents ingrained in me. Well, that’s how I interpreted… more

  • Forum Article

    Five things you need to lead Europe

    The next six months are an opportunity for Europe to discuss what qualities it wants in its institutional… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    How much would you sacrifice to change the world?

    I know from personal experience that to launch and grow a social enterprise – even one as modest as my… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Video

    What will government look like in 2050?

    Ambrogio Lorenzetti’s painting Allegory of Good and Bad Government (1337-1339) covers three walls of the… more

  • Forum Article

    Five reasons not to be pessimistic about the world

    When it comes to geopolitics, there is always a market for gloom. Business has been booming in this respect… more