The Real Secret to Being a Great CEO: Firing Yourself!

The Real Secret to Being a Great CEO: Firing Yourself!

The Person in Your Company You Should Fire Immediately In the early days of Gusto, I did it all. One of those things included setting up our physical office space where we worked. We were in a loft at the time, and I purchased the furniture, kitchen utensils, carpets, couches, plants and...
Are You the Right Leader for Your Small Business?

Are You the Right Leader for Your Small Business?

Are You the Right Leader for Your Small Business? As a small business owner and entrepreneur, this question might not be at the top of your list of burning questions, but perhaps it should move up your list. Why do I say that? If you find the flames of fire in your business lapping at your heels (or...
What Elite Athletes Can Teach You About Being A Better Business Leader

What Elite Athletes Can Teach You About Being A Better Business Leader

What Elite Athletes Can Teach You About Being A Better Business Leader Playing sports at an elite level requires commitment, humility, perseverance, and other attributes similar to those of great leaders. In fact, elite athletes can tell us a great deal about how to be better leaders, says Stan Beecham, author of Elite Minds: How Winners Think Differently to Create a Competitive Edge and Maximize Success...

Why Data Is The New Oil

Why Data Is The New Oil The field of artificial intelligence is red hot thanks in part to big companies like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft using AI-related techniques to train computers to recognize objects in photos and understand human language. But these companies were only able to train their computers to perform these difficult feats because they have the enormous quantities of data that’s...

4 Traits Of The Best Leaders

4 Traits Of The Best Leaders Workplace culture is constantly evolving to meet the needs of new generations of workers as well as new economic demands. In today’s fast-paced, competitive, and mobile world, leaders have more opportunities and greater necessity than ever to engage their...