Author: JEANNE SAHADI, CNN BUSINESS

What executives can learn from a horse

Executives can read about the principles of good leadership and team building. They can attend conferences or hire coaches. But spending an hour watching a horse whisperer bond with and gain the cooperation of a wild, 1,000-pound horse can bring home important leadership lessons in an immediate, profound way.

Even CEOs can suffer from impostor syndrome

Getting a top leadership role at a company or securing funding for your startup is a huge affirmation of your skills, talents and ideas. But if you experience impostor syndrome you won't see it that way.