In Business, Never Think You Are The Smartest Person In The Room

By: Howard Lewinter Thursday October 29, 2015 comments Tags: Howard Lewinter, Business Leaders, business tips

To be a successful business leader is somewhat of a balancing act. You need to be right up front leading the way and showing others how its done. At the same time, not letting your ego get the best of you. There are business people who think they are leaders due to their company title and position. No matter where they go, they believe they are the smartest person in the room and choose never to listen to what others have to say. In business, you can never think you are the smartest person in the room. If and when you do, you instantly lose the opportunity to connect with other people. You lose the opportunity to hear what they say. You lose the opportunity for success. For example, the person with the least amount of responsibility in the company may be the person who will... Read More


How Would You Describe Yourself As A Business Leader? by Howard Lewinter

By: Howard Lewinter Tuesday February 17, 2015 comments Tags: Howard Lewinter, business tip, Business Leaders

The business landscape is littered with business failures. News headlines feature companies in trouble, with weak earnings reports, or worse yet, going out of business. Its not limited to just companies. Its also about individual business people from top ranking CEOs to every level of management on down through a companys organization. Business leaders often do not view themselves clearly. None of us do. We get up in the morning, look in the mirror, get dressed and may even do one final check in the mirror before walking out the door to work. But do we really see ourselves as we really are? Do we really understand ourselves? Doubtful. As a business leader in order to continue to be successful you do need to have a plan. But its much more than that. Ask yourself this question: ... Read More


Do Business Leaders Need To Lead, Manage Or Follow? by Howard Lewinter

By: Howard Lewinter Wednesday May 21, 2014 comments Tags: Howard Lewinter, business tips, Business Leaders, Effective Business L

Do Business Leaders Need To Lead, Manage Or Follow? by Howard Lewinter As a business person, who are you? Thats an interesting question, isnt it? It really depends upon each and every moment of your business day as to who you are what challenges youre facing, what work youre doing, who youre talking to. Now lets take the question one step further. Who are you as a business leader? No matter if you are the CEO, president, founder or owner of a company or any other company position, you need to think of yourself as a business leader. What you do contributes to how successful the company will be. Its a collective effort at all levels. So each business day, how you think, how you react, how you delegate will change with any given business circumstance. For business... Read More