Networking puts you in close contact with people at all levels of the business, technology, and financial worlds. If you make it a habit to attend roundtables and events, and to contribute with your own time and talents to group functions, you’ll find yourself increasingly noticed. This is a great way to build your reputation as a thought leader in your particular industry.
Being an entrepreneur can be scary. But it can also be one of the most rewarding things you ever do—not only for yourself, but for your community and our society. Entrepreneurs have revolutionized the way the world lives. With SMART goal-setting, you can do the same thing.
You may find that your grit and determination to see a project through will become self-sustaining as you rise from one level to the next.
“Engagement” refers to an employee’s emotional connection with a company, as well as his or her personal alignment with its goals.
“Transformational leadership through the power of trust.”
Benjamin Franklin was a prolific and highly quotable writer, and one of the best-known and best-loved of all the Founding Fathers, he was renowned for the wit of his expression, his learning, and his sagacity.
American institutions of higher learning are the envy of the world and have always stood for academic freedom and been invaluable advocates for human rights.
After the 9/11 terror attacks, lawmakers created a bipartisan commission to ensure that one of the darkest days in U.S. history would never be repeated. Today, threats to the United States and our allies increasingly come from emerging technologies that can have devastating consequences if they are in the wrong hands.
People are drawn to natural leaders—those who project an aura of confidence and who can show a track record of achievement beyond what’s typical. The best leaders lead by example, using high-level communication and social skills to share a vision that unites a number of stakeholders into a willing pursuit of a common objective.
The CHIPS Plus act helps American tech companies build, expand, and modernize domestic facilities and equipment for semiconductor production. That’s important because it’s 30-50 percent more expensive to build in the U.S. than abroad. The CHIPS Plus bill would also accelerate research in AI, quantum computing, hypersonics, and other national security technologies. All vital in the fight for freedom vs authoritarianism.
What’s seen as a clean, modern and relatively high-tech alternative to fossil fuels has become another example of the Chinese Communist Party’s strong-arm approach to bullying other countries and dominating an industry.
China’s takeover of Taiwan would be catastrophic for US national security. It would also be devastating for most companies due to Taiwan’s dominant position in semiconductor manufacturing. After their jarring experience in the Russia-Ukraine war, corporate boards now recognize the real probability of a Chinese attack on Taiwan — which China has refused to rule out — and the outsized risk that continuing to do business with, in or for China represents.