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Marshall Goldsmith

Do You Work with a Credit Hog?

Marshall Goldsmith | January 27, 2015 | Business
You know, someone who withholds recognition of your contribution to the team or organization's success? Even worse do you work with or for someone who steals your ideas or takes credit for the performance of your products/projects? If you do, you probably feel unjustly treated and deprived, as this person...
Young Entrepreneur Council

How to Make the Move Toward Entrepreneurship

Young Entrepreneur Council | January 27, 2015 | Business
So you want to start a company? Leave behind that mundane, repetitive desk job, along with your crazy, cranky boss? Mark Zuckerburg, Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and even Kim Kardashian did it, and so can you.
Bartlett Naylor

Will AG Lynch End Too-Big-to-Jail?

Bartlett Naylor | January 27, 2015 | Business
This week, the Senate enjoys an opportunity to secure a commitment that criminal mega-banks and their executives will held to the same legal standards as smaller crooks. On Jan. 28, 2015, the Senate Judiciary Committee opens two days of hearings to consider President Obama's nomination of Loretta Lynch to...
Tim Burd

5 Things Any Business Must Know Before Advertising on Facebook

Tim Burd | January 27, 2015 | Small Business
If you want to save yourself some time, money and frustration, here are the five things anybody must know before advertising on Facebook
Suzanne Bigelow

Work It: Breathe Your Way to Mindfulness

Suzanne Bigelow | January 27, 2015 | Business
If you find yourself snoozing during a conference call (during which you are NOT multi-tasking, right?) try a 3 part inhalation breath pattern like the Breath of Joy, this practice is based on yoga pranayama that energizes the body.
Steve Olenski

6 Marketing Lessons You Can Learn From a Professional Golfer

Steve Olenski | January 27, 2015 | Business
Golf, much like marketing a business, forces you to make a decision and allows for you to instantly see the consequence whether good or bad. Here are six valuable marketing lessons your business can learn from a professional golfer.
Catriona Pollard

Personal Branding Is the New Marketing: Are You Onboard?

Catriona Pollard | January 27, 2015 | Business
Branding is the art of standing out: a set of characteristics, values or qualities which set your proposition apart from other products or individuals. Simply put, it's your reputation.
Vivek Wadhwa

That Vacation on the Moon Is Closer Than You Think -- Thanks to Entrepreneurs

Vivek Wadhwa | January 27, 2015 | Technology
Governments no longer have a monopoly on space exploration. In two or three decades we will have entrepreneurs taking us on private spaceflights to the Moon. That is what has become possible.
Arianna Huffington

The WorldPost Celebrates Its First Anniversary

Arianna Huffington | January 27, 2015 | World
A year after the launch of The WorldPost, the hunger for an expanded global conversation is stronger than ever. Wherever we are in the world, we're living in a golden age of engagement for news consumers. And as the media landscape has evolved, The WorldPost has evolved along with it, while staying true to our DNA of combining the best of traditional journalism with the best of an open media and new technologies.
Glenn Riseley

Workplace Stress? Check Your Inbox

Glenn Riseley | January 27, 2015 | Business
According to a McKinsey Global Institute report, the average employee today will spend close to 30% of their time just slogging through email.
40 Percent and Rising

I Used To Be Ashamed Of Making More Money Than My Husband. Not Anymore.

40 Percent and Rising | January 27, 2015 | Women
For the entirety of my married life, I've made more money than my husband. And not a little bit more -- a lot. The year we met, in my job as a Wall Street lawyer, I made something like ten times what he did as an actor and bartender in New York City.
Marc Stoiber

Marketing For Good: Timing and the Successful Startup

Marc Stoiber | January 27, 2015 | Business
I have to share an observation made by several students this week. To anyone experienced in the startup space, it will seem comically obvious. To anyone venturing into a startup, it might prove to be venture-saving advice.
Paul Paz y Miño

Chevron Crowned World's Worst!

Paul Paz y Miño | January 27, 2015 | Green
Amazon Watch is honored to take the Public Eye Lifetime Award to Chevron's HQ in San Ramon, CA, where we will remind the corporation and the world that it has been globally recognized as the worst corporate actor on the planet. Twice.
Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D.

Cheering on Income Equality, from Davos to Melbourne

Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D. | January 27, 2015 | Business
Before we impose taxes, and before we wait for a market correction, we have to correct our star-crossed mindset and stop rewarding the 1 percent as though they create 99 percent more value than the rest.
Colleen Turner

How to Turn "No Way" Into "Way to Go!"

Colleen Turner | January 27, 2015 | Impact
Are you dealing with a major problem for which you can't imagine a solution and feel like giving up? It may be that you are looking at your crisis in a way that's preventing your opportunities from emerging.
Vala Afshar

The United States' First CTO: 6 Business Innovation Lessons

Vala Afshar | January 27, 2015 | Technology
Most people do not associate innovation and the notion of a lean startup with government, but former Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the United States Aneesh Chopra shares his insights about data and how government data can be a force of positive change to enable the private sector for the benefit of everyone.
Robert Creamer

If You Think the GOP Is 'Refocusing' on the Wealth Gap, I've Got a Bridge to Sell You

Robert Creamer | January 27, 2015 | Politics
The New York Times reported last week that in the closed-door Republican Senate Caucus retreat, Republican Leader Senator Mitch McConnell "encouraged the Republican troops to refocus policy on the stagnant middle class." That would be like asking the wolves of the world to stop hunting and refocus on cultivating asparagus.
Michael Winship

Not So Fast, Net Neutrality...

Michael Winship | January 27, 2015 | Politics
Over the last few months, things have been looking good for keeping the Internet open to everyone. A little too good, as far as Congress is concerned, which is why members and the corporate lobbyists who write them hefty checks have launched a last-ditch legislative effort to scuttle net neutrality.
Richard Koch

8 Rules for a Random Planet

Richard Koch | January 27, 2015 | Business
Many of us go through life as if it were a steeplechase where we have to go round a well-defined racecourse, jump over a specified number of fences, each conveniently labelled, and strain every sinew to get ahead of the field and cross the winning line.
Laura Dunn

Women in Business Q&A: Star Jones, President, Professional Diversity Network

Laura Dunn | January 27, 2015 | Business
Star Jones is President of Professional Diversity Network. A former Senior District Attorney for the City of New York, she previously served as an NBC News Legal Correspondent and Analyst over the last two decades. From 1997 to 2006, she was co-host of ABC's hit daytime show The View.
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