Training youth to become entrepreneurs

Sylvia McKinney Sylvia Watts McKinney is the first executive director of Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), Philadelphia. As the executive director, Sylvia oversees the program office’s overall management, strategic, external affairs and fundraising efforts; develops working relationships and partnerships with local and national stakeholders to promote the vision and mission of NFTE; and builds and …

12 Valuable Business Leadership Lessons from Narayana Murthy

N.R. Narayana Murthy The best way to train oneself to become an effective leader is to follow an effective leader.  One of the most successful entrepreneurs and a truly acclaimed leader has written such a heartfelt and instructive letter that it can be mined for highly valuable business leadership lessons. Chairman Emeritus of Infosys, N. R. …

12 effective tips for training managers to become leaders

Important vs Urgent matrix Most leaders are good managers, but the converse is not always true.  Some very efficient managers fail in bridging the gap towards becoming effective leaders.  While charisma, looks and a magnetic personality play a small part in the physical make-up of a leader, there are some conscious attributes that can be …