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5 principles for a fulfilling career from the ‘Father of Digital Mobile Communication’

Dr. Jan Uddenfeldt, who helped develop groundbreaking wireless technology for Sony and Ericsson, says leaders cannot go it alone.

“It’s great fun to learn new things,” says Dr. Jan Uddenfeldt. “Otherwise, I’d be retired by now.”

That’s why, after more than 40 years as a pioneer of mobile technology, Jan is still a force in the tech world, serving as an advisor and board member in Silicon Valley. He’s living proof of the Aristotelian ideal: the only way to do great work is to love what you do.

A Pioneering African American Female CEO Shares Her Top Leadership Tips

Highs and lows are inevitable, but expect some “really low lows, because if you are not making mistakes, then frankly, you are not pushing yourself hard enough.”

Shellye Archambeau was in high school when she first knew she wanted to be a CEO.

“Every time I joined an organization –– the Girl Scouts, French Club, National Honor Society –– I’d eventually end up leading it,” she says during our podcast conversation. “I loved that!”

A guidance counselor told her that running a club was a lot like running a business.

4 leadership lessons from a multinational tech executive

An executive from multinational IT company Tech Mahindra shares the leadership lessons and career advice based on his unexpected professional journey.

One of the best ways to develop yourself as a leader is to learn directly from great leaders.

That’s why my podcast focuses on uncovering the unique journeys leaders take en route to the top –– and the insights they gain along the way.

Manish Vyas has a particularly compelling story to share.

8 leadership lessons from Comcast’s Innovator-in-Chief

Comcast tech executive Tony Werner shares what he’s learned about great leadership.

To say that Comcast tech executive Tony Werner is a legend in telecommunications is an understatement. Not only has he been at the forefront of innovation in the industry since the early ‘80s, he’s even the recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award in honor of his distinguished career as a technologist, innovator and leader.

7 Key Leadership Insights From a Real Estate Mogul

Real estate executive Nick Segal on what it means to lead with integrity and why not selling is the key to his success.

Nick Segal wears his heart on his sleeve.“If I’m leading from my heart, I’m never wrong,” he says. “Because my heart has no other agenda, other than to express love.”If you think that’s a disarmingly tender sentiment, coming as it is from one of Southern California’s most powerful real estate executives, you don’t know Nick.