Executive Development

When It Pays to Take the Risk

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Music-biz titan Allan Reid, who runs the Juno Awards, among other duties, is no stranger to leaps of faith. In fact, he's built a career on it

What You Can Learn From Kirstine Stewart’s Big Career Shift

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The Diply executive, formerly of Twitter and the CBC, explains the value of brash moves

Why Professional Development Isn’t Working For All Your Employees

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Career and leadership training events tend to maximize social interaction. But many employees would benefit from a different approach

How to Master Any New Skill

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Award-winning psychologist and author Anders Ericsson on what it really takes to learn a new habit or ability

How to Replace Yourself

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Entrepreneur Corrine Sandler on the process of hiring and grooming her successor

What Skipping School Taught Me About Business

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Cutting class helped this founder learn some valuable lessons about entrepreneurialism and responsibility

5 Tips for a Useful Reverse Mentoring Program

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Young workers have skills and insights that experienced managers could benefit from. How to set up a program that's more than just a sop to your millennial employees

The Wrong Way to Choose a Senior Executive

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New research finds that headhunters discount past performance in choosing CEOs because it’s often the result of chance

Why You Need to Develop Your Own Leaders

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What We Learned in 2015: FreshBooks CEO Mike McDerment shares his biggest lesson from the past year

Lessons from the Dragons: Money Can’t Buy You Experience

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Uncoachable entrepreneurs and tools for the great outdoors in Dragons' Den Season 10 Episode 7