Articles & Blog

August 15, 2019

Want to Have it All? Don’t Forget an Important Part: Yourself

It’s a question women around the world ask themselves every day: Can I have it all? Let’s cut to the chase: The answer is “yes,” but women must decide what “all” means to them, and acknowledge that the definition will evolve as their lives evolve, too. Recently, I delivered a […]
July 22, 2019

The Untapped Potential of Feedback

Your feedback can build the confidence of your team members -- or it can tear them down
July 22, 2019

These 3 Mindfulness Tactics Can Help Your Company Innovate

Leading mindfully can mean more inspired risk-taking and innovation
July 16, 2019

This Is the One Thing You Can Do to Keep Your Best Workers

If your best people feel supported and appreciated, they're likely to stay.
July 16, 2019

What Steve Jobs’ Approach to Conflict Can Teach You About Leadership

"Saving face" can help build relationships and resolve conflicts -- here's how not to do it.
July 16, 2019

Why ‘Saving Face’ is More than Just a Saying

In a recent article, I described the Asian concept of “face” and discussed how it is a universal concept that serves as social currency in family, friendship and business. In this article, I’d like to explore one of the keys to using face successfully: authenticity. In business relationships, when you […]
July 12, 2019

The Secret To Successful Business Relationships? It’s Staring You in the Face

When you hear the words “save face,” what do you think of? You might imagine someone trying to recover after saying something embarrassing. Maybe they made a misstep in the workplace and now need to repair their reputation. Egos are hurt and must be mended. In most Asian cultures, the […]
January 15, 2019

Alibaba’s Success Started With Just 1 Sentence

To have an innovative mindset, you must think globally — but that means more than you might think Recently, I discussed the first step to leading with an innovative mindset: building a learning culture. In this column, I’m exploring the second step: thinking globally. When people hear “thinking global,” they […]