Kevin Kruse is the author of four books, including the New York Times-, Wall Street Journal- and USA Today-best-seller, “We: How to Increase Performance and Profits Through Full Engagement,” and is one of the most-read leadership columnists on Forbes.
As keynote speaker, delivering presentations on whole-hearted leadership and employee engagement, Kruse has presented to Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, non-profits and even the U.S. Marine Corps.
Over the last 20 years, Kruse has started and sold several multimillion-dollar companies that have won awards for both fast growth (Inc 500) and employee engagement (#4 Best Place to Work in Pennsylvania).
I recently interviewed more than 200 ultra-productive people: seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and more than 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked them a simple, open-ended question: “What is your No. 1 secret to productivity?” After analyzing their responses, I coded their answers into 15 unique ideas. SECRET #1: They focus on minutes, not hours Average […]
Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates write a long to-do list with prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on? In my research into time management and productivity best practices, I’ve interviewed more than 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I always ask them to give me their best […]