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Go With the Flow: Help Your Engineers Get Into Flow for Higher Productivity

Michael S Solomon | Posted 03.25.2016 | Technology
Michael S Solomon

I get to work with some of the smartest people in the world on a daily basis. The coders, designers and, data scientists who have signed up to allow 1...

Tuck School Professor Writes Playbook on Developing Talent

Lisa Chau | Posted 02.22.2016 | Business
Lisa Chau

I've known and admired Professor Sydney Finkelstein since I met him in 2009, read his #1 bestselling book, Why Smart Executives Fail, and sat in one of his executive education classes.

3 Divorced Women Reveal What Could Have Made Their Marriages Work

BRIDES | Posted 02.02.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

by Jillian Kramer, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose t's always smart to learn from your own mistakes. But when it comes to marriage, sometim...

7 Reasons Your Budgets Don't Work and What You Should Do Instead

Merideth Bisiker | Posted 01.22.2016 | Money
Merideth Bisiker

It's OK to admit defeat with your finances. And you are brave to ask for help. Do what's right for you, find a trusted support team, and start taking the little steps that move you forward. You deserve to have financial peace, and with a little diligence and a lot of push through, you can achieve it.

Virtual Project Managers as an Innovation for Managing Operational Risks

Ella Thuiner | Posted 12.29.2015 | Technology
Ella Thuiner

Future project managers will work on a virtual basis that enables them to better focus on what matters as well as to monitor and control operational risks mindfully. The picture below shall illustrate the business-related processes behind a financial instrument (for instance, as used by hedge funds).

Learn Together to Grow Fast

Rajesh Setty | Posted 11.02.2015 | Business
Rajesh Setty

Learning from someone who has been there, done that, it is no longer OPTIONAL to succeed quickly.

These 11 Secret Pregame Rituals Of Student Athletes Will Help You Win At Everyday Life

Posted 10.27.2015 | Healthy Living

There’s nothing quite like a college campus on game day. From the parking lot tailgate to the roar of the crowd during buzzer beater plays, the e...

How to Manifest Your Vision- Even When You Don't Feel Up to It!

Emily Morgan | Posted 10.09.2015 | Business
Emily Morgan

Positive thinking is about knowing you have the ability and power to create whatever you want, despite what your own mind or emotions try and make you believe. Repeat: positive thinking is an active choice, a habit. And while it's really hard sometimes to shift there, being able to do so is a critical leadership skill to master.

3 Sure-Fire Ways to Undermine Your Leadership Integrity

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

When you possess leadership integrity, people trust your decisions. They understand you have a vision, and because of your positive influence they take ownership in the plan, the process and the product.

5 Gifts Every Leader Should Give the Team

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 08.20.2015 | Impact
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

Holidays don't have to be the only time we give, share, and shower others with appreciation. Leaders should always be looking for meaningful ways to give back to the team.

Three Keys to Refereeing Conflict

George Bradt | Posted 08.19.2015 | Business
George Bradt

Imagine "managing" two separate groups of eleven individuals with egos inflated almost as high as their paychecks. And imagine doing this in the most public setting with 40,000 or more people watching every move you make.

Startup Insider: Shopline CEO Raymond Yip - Helping Merchants Go Online in Asia

David Ongchoco | Posted 08.10.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

Startup Insider is a series of articles with the goal of helping aspiring founders and entrepreneurs understand the ins and outs of starting a startup...

My Secret to Losing 20 Pounds

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 07.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Hamady

Five months ago, my husband and I made a decision to lose 20 pounds in 20 weeks. For both of us, having a child had taken its toll. We were beyond p...

Young and Entrepreneurial: Lessons Tip'd Off CEO Akshay Oberai Learned From A Successful Exit

David Ongchoco | Posted 06.13.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

We caught up with Akshay on what he learned from his Tip'd Off journey, from the day he started it to the day it got acquired. While admittedly, it was a very hard decision for Akshay and his cofounders to sell Tip'd Off. They just couldn't let go of this opportunity of a successful exit, with their investors and employees in mind as well.

Why Successful CEOs Protect Strengths and Wipe Out Weaknesses With Support

Alex Charfen | Posted 05.12.2015 | Small Business
Alex Charfen

Throughout our lives, we're conditioned to focus on our weaknesses. In grade school, we focus on the classes we struggle with in order to lift our grades. When we start our professional lives, reviews often include "focus areas" or areas which we need to improve.

A Pink Cast Heals More Than Bones

Angelina Massoia | Posted 06.27.2015 | College
Angelina Massoia

We've all been there. We have one of those weeks that make you want to stay in bed and cuddle your dog. Any combination of school, work, relationship, health, and personal drama seems unbearable as it simultaneously bombards you.

Why Going Slow Will Make You Go Faster

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

When we start to move too fast, we often do not see what we need to see. It is important to move slow enough to make the necessary corrections as they come up. If not, we end up spending more time because we need to go back fixing things that have gone astray.

Those Better Than Me

Amanda Dai | Posted 06.10.2015 | Teen
Amanda Dai

I stop myself; I sound like a 7-year-old. No, this isn't "unfair" -- I come to training because I love it. I don't come for anyone or anything else. I could be sitting at home scraping away at homework, but how unfulfilling would my life be without rhythmic?

Don't Do What This CEO Did...

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

The executive team is not just a group of people. It is a highly skilled, trained, and experienced collection of individuals that TOGETHER create a powerful force for the company. Make sure you utilize this power for the greater good.

The 7 Critical Roles of Your Marketing Team

Larry Alton | Posted 04.21.2015 | Business
Larry Alton

Every business is unique, with a unique industry, competitive landscape, customer base, size, and revenue, so it's impossible to develop one marketing strategy that can work for any business.

3 Easy Steps to Lead Your Team Better

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 04.18.2015 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

Sometimes it only takes a few minor adjustments to make your team more efficient and focused. But it is up to you, as the leader, to take initiative because these minor changes can provide dramatic results for you as a leader and the organization at large.

New Strategy? Why Going Away Gets You Nowhere

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 03.23.2015 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

It feels good to be whisked away from everything, to turn off the rest of the world, and to take a deep dive into your thoughts. But hey, just be aware of one thing. That trip might be a waste of time.

8 Startup Tips from Student Entrepreneur and Investor Christopher Gray

David Ongchoco | Posted 03.19.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

I recently got to interview Drexel University Senior, former Dorm Room Fund partner and Scholly Founder Christopher Gray who has been featured in mult...

How to Avoid "Us" vs. "Them" Thinking in Your Team

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 02.03.2015 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

Rivalry and competition in an organization can be positive. The question is whether it is done in friendly ways that accelerate improvement and performance. Or is it a negative force that fosters uncertainty and lack of trust?

It's Showtime! One Key to Continual Motivation

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 01.11.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

So here's the dilemma: When is acting being professional? When is acting being phony? I want to help leaders learn how to be great performers, but I never believe that they should be phonies. How can I, as a coach, understand the difference?