Leadership
3 Questions to Help Startup CEOs Have a Powerful Start to the Year
After the ball drops, after your team comes back from travel or hibernation, after you have your first leadership team...
by Alisa Cohn
Leadership
The Trick to Being a Great Leader? Getting Out of Your Head.
"It's so frustrating," Jason said about a month after I started coaching him. Jason is the Founder & CEO of...
by Alisa Cohn
Leadership
Scaling Beyond 100 Employees: A Guide to Building the Best Leadership Team
“My leadership team is driving me crazy,” Ron told me. I nodded. That happens more often than you’d think. Ron...
by Alisa Cohn
Leadership
How to "Co-Founder"
“I’m concerned,” Jeremy announced when we got together early in the spring. Jeremy is the CTO of an infrastructure startup...
by Alisa Cohn
HR & People
Leading Through Scale: Mindset, People, Systems
"I have bad news for you," I told Roger. There is definitely a bottleneck in the organization. And I'm afraid...
by Alisa Cohn
Leadership
How to Have a Better Board Meeting
I remember the first time I sat in on a board meeting of a medium-sized public technology company. I sat...
by Alisa Cohn
Leadership
How to Conduct Performance Appraisals that aren't Terrible
Editor's Note: This article first appeared on the author's blog here. "We're working on performance appraisals, and I feel a...
by Alisa Cohn