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How to Back Your Business Up With a Winning Team

John Rampton | Posted 10.20.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Entrepreneurs with a growing business need to outsource. There's often no way around it. A winning team will always prevail.

Time Management: It's NOT About Time

Jamie Cornell | Posted 10.10.2016 | Business
Jamie Cornell

I'm often facilitating a group class or meeting with a coaching client when the beautiful topic of "Time Management" comes up. It came up just last week: A group had the same set of questions and wanted answers.

How to keep your employees motivated.

Ursula Nwobu | Posted 10.04.2016 | Business
Ursula Nwobu

PhotoCredit Employee motivation has always been a very important factor in the success of any business. Sadly not many businesses know that. Perhaps ...

The Gift Of Grit (With Gratitude To Angela Duckworth)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.

5 Ways To Boost Team Morale

AJ Agrawal | Posted 08.16.2016 | Business
Read More: Team, Business News
AJ Agrawal

Morale is everything in the workplace. A team that doesn't like where it is will do the minimum required to get fired and no more. They won't care abo...

Characteristics of Highly Performing Teams (26 Item Checklist)

Bill Donius | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Bill Donius

Teams are particularly important today, as speed to market is a more significant business differentiator than in past decades.Interdisciplinary, effec...

5 Motivating Truths Successful People Live By

Rachael Yahne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Rachael Yahne

For many success stories, it's all in the mindset: staying dedicated, keeping focused, and not allowing doubt and fear to be greater than your sense of conviction. But in the age of the start-up with so many people starting businesses, it can be hard to stay confident on your path.

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

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 10.09.2016 | 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 08.26.2016 | 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 08.20.2016 | 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 08.19.2016 | 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 08.10.2016 | 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 07.24.2016 | 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 06.12.2016 | 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 05.11.2016 | 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?