The following Leadership news feed is provided courtesy of Forbes.com.
Build A Culture Of Courage That Empowers Your Virtual Team To Do Its Best Work
by Margie Warrell, Contributor on July 11, 2020 at 10:34 am
Seven ways leaders can foster the emotional safety required to tap dormant talent and unlock bold thinking.
Ann Coulter Endorsed A Democrat Over Mitch McConnell — Has The GOP Meltdown Begun?
by Seth Cohen, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 11:16 pm
On Friday afternoon, conservative commentator Ann Coulter made news by doing something extremely uncharacteristic – endorsing a Democrat. The question is: why?
Is Canned Tequila The New Drink Of Summer 2020? New Sold-Out Spirits Brand Onda Thinks So.
by NJ Falk, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 11:11 pm
A new spirits brand, Onda, co-founded by Kelli Adams and Shay Mitchell, just might be tapping into the zeitgeist of our times with their innovative formula and approach to their sold-out canned sparkling tequila.
Leadership Lost: What Facebook Missed In Its Civil Rights Audit
by Chris Westfall, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 10:58 pm
In a phone interview from his home office, the President of the NAACP shared his frustration surrounding a recent conversation between Facebook and a number of civil rights leaders.
Leadership in Crisis: It's A Matter of Trust
by Deke Copenhaver, ForbesBooks Author on July 10, 2020 at 9:33 pm
"Simply put, it is an approach that has been proven to work at every level of government." Former Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver talks about the right and wrong kinds of leadership during COVID-19.
After Muslim Prayer Rug Gaffe, Online Retailer Shein Stokes Outrage For Selling ‘Swastika Pendant Necklace’
by Elana Lyn Gross, Forbes Staff on July 10, 2020 at 8:42 pm
Earlier in the week, it apologized for selling Muslim prayer mats as decorative rugs.
How Colleges And Students Are Battling ICE’s New Crackdown On Foreign Students
by Rachel Sandler, Forbes Staff on July 10, 2020 at 8:19 pm
Under the recently announced Immigration and Customs Enforcement rules, international students have to take in-person classes in order to stay in the U.S.
An Interview With Edibles Expert Elise McDonough, Confections At CannaCraft
by Warren Bobrow, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 8:14 pm
She is now a Brand Manager at CannaCraft, responsible for confections marketing within California’s largest cannabis company, dipping into her knowledge base with everything she has at her disposal.
The Trade Deal May Be Dead, Trump Says China Relationship ‘Severely Damaged’
by Sergei Klebnikov, Forbes Staff on July 10, 2020 at 8:05 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has derailed a phase two trade agreement, Trump said.
Seeing What’s Next: 6 Strategies for Shaping Your Post-Pandemic Future
by Robert Tucker, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 7:59 pm
Now is the perfect time to think about your post-pandemic strategy. it's about shifting your attention from reacting, from crisis management, to looking out ahead, tracking the trends, and thinking about new business models going forward.
Many College Professors Don’t Want To Teach In Person. Will They Have A Choice?
by Chelsey Zhu, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 7:27 pm
Many faculty members have expressed concerns about contracting the virus if they teach in person. But universities differ in their approach to letting them work from home. Some allow faculty to move their classes online at their own discretion, while others require medical documentation.
Teaching Toddlers An Alternative To Toilet Paper
by Tasmiha Khan, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 7:21 pm
Author Yousfa Janjua shares the inspiration behind her newest children’s book about a much needed and neglected topic: A potty-training book for Muslim kids.
How Working Mom Shonda Schilling Is Navigating Being An Autism Parent
by Jennifer "Jay" Palumbo, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 6:34 pm
Shonda Schilling shares her journey with their third child, Grant, and his diagnosis with Asperger's Syndrome, which is a form of Autism, how it changed their lives, how it impacted her as a mother, and what other parents can learn about this increasingly common diagnosis.
Solve Productivity Problems By Updating Time Management Training To Attention Management
by Maura Thomas, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 6:10 pm
Three common ways to improve productivity will backfire if the guiding strategy is outdated time management rather than the more relevant skill of attention management.
What Employers Might Have Missed In The First Half Of 2020: From Ban The Box Laws To Marijuana Measures A Midyear Compliance Update
by Alonzo Martinez, Senior Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 5:45 pm
The first half of 2020 has brought a dynamic shift from the typical legislative agenda. Despite a pivot in priorities, many laws affecting employers, particularly those aimed at promoting job seekers' and employees' rights, still managed to cross the finish line. Here's what you need to know.
How $2 Trillion in Public Dollars Can Achieve Racial Equity in Workplaces
by Madeline Janis, Senior Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 5:23 pm
Every year, corporations receive $2 trillion in public subsidies and contracts. Most of the funding comes with very few strings and even less accountability, especially when it comes to addressing systemic racism and discrimination.
How Brands Can Legally Handle Cancel Culture In 2020
by Goldie Chan, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 4:12 pm
In the era of “cancel culture” and new global movements, leveraging a morality clause can help protect your brand during a backlash.
How To Double Down On Your Business In Times Of Adversity
by Stephanie Burns, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 3:49 pm
Building a “recession-proof” business has been on the minds of many entrepreneurs, as we knew that a recession was inevitable. Ultimately, running a business in a time of global adversity is about continuing to meet our customer’s needs as they change and evolve.
13 Important Considerations When Addressing Customer Concerns During A Crisis
by Expert Panel®, Forbes Councils Member on July 10, 2020 at 3:39 pm
Customers might become frustrated and accuse a business of poor service if they have to wait longer than average for a problem resolution, especially during a crisis. Follow these tips to address customer concerns effectively.
What Alexander Hamilton Taught Us About Learning
by Scott Pulsipher, Contributor on July 10, 2020 at 3:18 pm
Many are learning about Hamilton and his rise through colonial society for the first time. One of the greatest learners in American history, he enshrined liberty in his intellectual contribution to nation's founding, but also in his approach to education.