leadership

Words of Wisdom: What Tyler Perry, Richard Branson and Warren Buffett Said

Watching Tyler Perry come into the main ballroom was like watching a rock star make an entrance for many of the audience members at the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit. Here’s what Tyler Perry of Tyler Perry Studios shared with us: Stay focused. Keep pushing. It is very important to have a good team….

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We Are the Leaders

Have you heard the song “We are the Champions?” What about the idea of “We are the leaders?” I’ve written about being a leader in a business before. But the idea comes to mind more and more, especially since the leaders in our government make it an easy topic of conversation. And just recently, I…

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Swimming with Sharks

There’s something about sharks. I think it might have started with the 1970s movie Jaws, but today we have a whole week dedicated to them on Animal Planet. Every time I hear about them on TV, I wonder — what is it about sharks that makes them so intriguing? I’ll admit that my favorite sharks…

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More Than a Decade and Still Growing

Logos Communications turned 18 years old recently. When I started the company in 1999, I didn’t know anything about being a business owner. I knew that I had two young children (ages 3 and 6), and wanted more flexibility and work-life balance. I started out with just $500 cash, a desktop PC with an internet…

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Our Fathers, Our Leaders

Just like moms are our first teachers, nurses and cheerleaders, dads are our first leaders. There are some interesting parallels between great dads and great leaders in business. Some thoughts about dads and leaders. They are the decision makers. Dads make decisions all the time. How much time should I allow my kids to play…

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