Omar Sayyed
FOR PEOPLE IN CHARGE OF CHANGE

12 HABITS AFFECTING YOUR BUSINESS YOU ARE NOT AWARE OF

We all have bad habits, there is no denying this. This is not a post about cigarettes, drugs, more exercise, or anything else you are conjuring. Rather, this is a post about the kind of habits – many of which might seem innocuous to you – that are stagnating, or worse, negatively affecting the growth of your business…. read more

THE ART OF A GOOD SUIT

I wrote these words on Medium today and I started thinking about what it means to dress well. If you remotely value your self-worth, you should wear a suit. Regardless of your job title, where you work, who you hang out with, your lifestyle, et cetera… there is no excuse for not at least owning one… read more

HOW TO NETWORK POPCOPY STYLE

Networking is not an art form impossible to learn. It has basic principles that are covered by people who understand it far better than I do. At some point, please read them. Or don’t. Here is my quick guide to networking “popcopy” style. Whenever you find your self at conference, event, show, etc. follow these… read more

WHY YOUR STARTUP IS BETTER THAN SNAPCHAT AND INSTAGRAM

Everyday, it seems, a new startup (that I’ve never heard of) has raised money for a service I did not know existed. Some startups are doing great things. KissMetrics and Moz are services I have personally use that profoundly shape the way we are able to understand our customers. Coincidentally, they both raised large amounts of… read more

4 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD LET THE RIGHT PEOPLE GO

Firing someone sucks. When I joined Wild Attire Inc, my now partners Morgan and David asked “what is one thing you absolutely hated doing.” I remember this question vividly as I was staring into the eyes of 15 department heads. I hate firing people. I hate it only when it has to be done [justifiably]… read more

CAN YOU BE A LEADER?

1. Can you eat last? Like being a good mother, you eat last or don’t eat at all. While I didn’t grow up destitute, my mother would constantly take food off of her plate and put it on ours. Growing up, I thought this was standard-mother-practice. Like my mother, a good leader knows when his/her… read more

5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULDN’T HIRE SOMEONE

A while back I was emailing with Jason Spievak who arguably is one of the best recruiters I’ve come across and our conversation really got me thinking. Everyone – including me – always talks about what you should or should not do during a job interview. But here are actual reasons why you probably will… read more

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