Val's Press Room

Val's interview with BBC Radio 5 Live Peter Bowes

Val's interview with BBC Radio 5 Live Peter Bowes

Val’s interview with Ali Brown’s Glambition Radio show

Val’s interview with Ali Brown’s Glambition Radio show

Val's interview with CNBC on accelerating growth at the CNBC INC iCONIC Conference

Val's interview with CNBC on accelerating growth at the CNBC INC iCONIC Conference

Val shares leadership lessons with Shark and Entrepreneur Daymond John, as featured in her Inc. column article.

Val shares leadership lessons with Shark and Entrepreneur Daymond John, as featured in her Inc. column article.

Val’s interview with Business Rockstars TV Show

Val’s interview with Business Rockstars TV Show

  Val’s interview with Linda Popky’s Marketing Podcast

 

Val’s interview with Linda Popky’s Marketing Podcast

Val shares Thoughtfully Ruthless lessons with CEOs at Press Enterprise's Top Workplace Awards Evening. Featured article.

Val shares Thoughtfully Ruthless lessons with CEOs at Press Enterprise's Top Workplace Awards Evening. Featured article.

Val recording her Thoughtfully Ruthless CEO video series for the Financial Times.

Val recording her Thoughtfully Ruthless CEO video series for the Financial Times.


Leadership Lessons from CrossFit, inc.com, February 2014

Innovation

Learn to be Rapidly Curious SF Gazzette, October 2014

Debunking the Biggest Innovation Myths Out There American Express, October 2014

Five ideas for management innovation. Smartplanet, November 2013


CEO Corner

Top Workplace Awards: Crucial CEO Growth Secrets Press Enterprise, December 2014

Top Secrets Every CEO Needs to Know About Explosive Growth. Keynote, December 2014

What Every Leader Can Learn From Banksy Inc, November 2014

Why Jeff Bezos Has Never Cared About Investors and Never Will E-Commerce Times, October 2014

Salesforce: How to Build an Exemplary Board CRM Buyer, March 2014

Will Nadella's Ruthless Focus on Innovation Save Microsoft? E-Commerce Times, February 2014

Nest and Google CEOs Demonstrate the Most Critical Way Acquisitions Succeed E-Commerce Times, January 2014

Microsoft: Nadella Unsticks Tough but Necessary Decisions E-Commerce Times, March 2013

Dropbox: Loved by Customers Hated by IT E-Commerce Times, November 2013

How Netflix Broke New Ground E-Commerce Times, September 2013

CEO's focus: delighting customers and accelerating profits.   E-Commerce Times, August 2013

Dell Takes Desperate Measures To Take Dell Private E-Commerce Times, August 2013

Barnes and Noble explained: When the Chairman doesn't replace the CEO. E-Commerce Times, July 2013

Bebo: Can a founder ever let their precious creation fade into the sunset E-Commerce Times, July 2013

Michael Dell's buyout offer, speed is critical in transformation E-Commerce Times, July 2013

Dell vs. Icahn. The Messy Public Battle to Take Dell Private E-Commerce Times, June 2013

No love from Dell for Icahn's latest proposal. E-Commerce Times, June 2013

Michael Dell may get what he asked for.  E-Commerce Times, May 2013

Years Inside Intel Could Be new CEO's biggest handicap. E-Commerce Times, April 2013


Building Organizations

Top workplace trends in 2014. Monster.com, December 2013

You can't expect collaboration if you reward individual success. Fast Company, July 2013

Executives set the tone for the organization during change . E-Commerce Times, July 2013

Microsoft gives stack ranking the boot. E-Commerce, Times July 2013 

Managing Change: Root Cause to Success in Top Corporations Blog Talk Radio, August 2013


Leadership

What Leaders Can Learn From CrossFit BoxPro Magazine, March 2014

How to Thrive Not Just Survive Your Next Talk International Games Development Association, February 2014

Why CEOs Need to Call "No Rep!" to Their Team Associations now, February 2014

Netflix: Breaking new ground.  E-Commerce Times, September 2013

Microsoft: An epic failure in succession planning.  E-Commerce Times, August 2013

Why don't Human Resources leaders follow their own advice? Press Release, August 2013

Don't rely on telepathy to let your stars know who they are. NJ.com June 2013


Personal Effectiveness

What Makes an Effective to Do List? Quality Health, February 2014

Early Mornings Equal Successful Days Black Business News, July 2013

Live Smarter! 7 Life Shortcuts That'll Save You an Hour a Day Today.com, July 2013

Your to do list: Could do. Must do. Don't want to but need to.  The Network Journal, June 2013

31 Day plan to clarify your goals.  Investors.com, August 2013 


Career Advice

What it Means When The Recruiter Doesn’t Call You New York Daily News, October 2013

The Power of the Personal Referral Will Always Trump Technology E-Commerce Times, October 2014

Why you hate your job (and what to do about it) US News & World Report

Five top myths on how to land a job. Monster, August 2013 

Making a positive first impression, The Job Scholar, August 2013

First day at work tips.  The Job Scholar, August 2013

Overcoming degree requirements. Dice, August 2013

How to ask for a raise.  Career-Intelligence.com, July 2013

How to consider a new job in a new city.  Network Journal, July 2013