Tag: leadership

One Thing I Wish I Knew Before … Becoming a Manager

These days, there is plenty of talk in the nonprofit sector about mentorship, personal advisory boards, and professional development. But at Idealist Careers, we understand that not everyone has access to a cracker jack team of career cheerleaders and sadly, many of us have to navigate our professional path without […]

A Seat at the Table | An Interview with Leadership Coach Rachel Brownlow Lund

Leadership coach and Austin Business Journal’s 2018 Profiles in Power Rising Star Rachel Brownlow Lund discusses how being a board member has impacted her career path, and how young people and job seekers can learn to be leaders at any point in their career. Me2Lead Prior to becoming a leadership […]

How to Write Successful Emails to Increase Communication Effectiveness

When it comes to emails, every little thing of it may principally matter. The email etiquette indicates the rules of how to communicate with a potential customer, business partner, colleague. They help avoid mistakes and misunderstanding during the online communication. Why do I need e-mail etiquette? Mistakes seriously affect people’s […]

Do You Have The Traits That Made Warren Buffet A Successful Investor?

If you ask most people to name some successful investors, chances are that Warren Buffett would be on the list. As the third wealthiest person in the world and with a net worth of $84 billion, Buffett is undeniably one of the world’s most successful. Known to be determined, conscientious, […]

Do You Have The Traits That Made Warren Buffett A Successful Investor?

If you ask most people to name some successful investors, chances are that Warren Buffett would be on the list. As the third wealthiest person in the world and with a net worth of $84 billion, Buffett is undeniably one of the world’s most successful. Known to be determined, conscientious, […]

Entrepreneurial Personality Traits — Do You Have What It Takes?

Is There An ‘Entrepreneurial Personality?’ “This defines entrepreneur and entrepreneurship – the entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.” – Peter F. Drucker Research into identifying the key traits of entrepreneurs goes back to the early 1960’s, when motivation expert David McClelland, in […]