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Former Navy SEAL Jeff Boss Explains Entrepreneurial Leadership

Deep Patel | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Deep Patel

Courtesy of Jeff Boss As a Navy SEAL turned serial entrepreneur, Jeff Boss has experienced both failures and successes in leadership. After serving ...

Asking For Help

David B. Nast | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

Some people think asking for help is a sign of weakness. Others believe if you want something done right, do it yourself. Reject these notions.

Can't Stand Your Co Worker? Check Your Vision

Dr. Michelle Rozen | Posted 06.14.2016 | Business
Dr. Michelle Rozen

If you like your job, take pride in what you do and work hard to move up in the ladder, but when you think about work there is this one person that makes you feel horrible about your day, you are in good company.

Connection = The Exchange of Humanity

Janine Garner | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Janine Garner

Only when we open our eyes and truly look can we see opportunity; only when we open our ears and truly listen can we hear opportunity and only when we open our minds and engage do we truly "see" others for who they really are.

These 7 Questions Will Change The Way You Lead Forever

James Carbary | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
James Carbary

Coaching is one of the most powerful leadership and sales tools.

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.

How to Create a Stellar Community Garden in Six Steps

Pawel Alva Nazaruk | Posted 05.26.2016 | Green
Pawel Alva Nazaruk

In a quest to find more affordable, fresh and local food, many communities - particularly those in the urban, space-starved metropolitan areas - are moving towards the urban farming model of food production and distribution.

Confessions of a Tee-Ball Coach

Brianne L Croteau | Posted 05.25.2016 | Parents
Brianne L Croteau

I don't mind that innings start late because kids are waving to their parents in the stands and asking for "just one more bite" of their granola bar through the chain-link fence. I don't mind the chaos, the confusion or the constant chatter. It's all part of the tee-ball game and as coach, I wouldn't have it any other way.

Building It Right: Tools for Team Development in Network Marketing

Roz A. Gee | Posted 05.24.2016 | Business
Roz A. Gee

James and Erana Tyler of Tyler Body Makeover, Inc., in Upper Marlboro, Maryland are top industry leaders with a well-known network marketing company. ...

Pete Carroll Explains Why Your Workplace Should Encourage Teamwork

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business

The workplace of the future is one that brings everyone together, says Pete Carroll, head coach of the Seattle Seahawks and co-founder of Win Forever,...

Why Business Leaders are Demanding Teamwork

Gloria Larson | Posted 05.19.2016 | Education
Gloria Larson

After decades of seeing how valuable teamwork can be to success, I firmly believe that collaboration should be an integral aspect of an undergraduate education so that by the time students enter the workforce, working together is intuitive.

How to Avoid the Free Rider Problem in Teams

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 05.16.2016 | Business
Tom Vander Ark

There's always a team member that doesn't pull their weight. In economics this is called a free rider problem--people who benefit from resources they ...

The Emperor Writes Bad Code: A Response to "Engineers Should Be Taught to Fight"

Michael S Solomon | Posted 05.13.2016 | Business
Michael S Solomon

We all know the children's story "The Emperor Wears No Clothes." In case you don't, the gist is that a small child is the only person in the Kingdom w...

Think Positive and Achieve

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 05.12.2016 | Business
Naphtali Hoff

Positive thinking is not naiveté; nor does it suggest that you keep your head in the sand and ignore life's less pleasant situations. It simply expresses the belief that you will find a way forward in every situation in a manner that is most healthy productive.

Six Key Factors to Being a Great Researcher and a Great Leader

Quora | Posted 05.09.2016 | Business

How can a research scientist evolve into being a successful manager/leader? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compell...

How to Develop a Company Culture of Feedback?

Dr. Michelle Rozen | Posted 05.05.2016 | Business
Dr. Michelle Rozen

When we talk about developing a company culture of feedback, we have to differentiate between feedback and criticism. The main difference between the ...

10 Things We Can Do To Improve Performance Which Don't Require Great Talent

Gordon Tredgold | Posted 05.03.2016 | Business
Gordon Tredgold

Great results don't always require great talent. There are many things that we can do to look to multiple the talent that we have and can help us to a...

How to Be Productive on Group Assignments

Jess Ekstrom | Posted 04.28.2016 | College
Jess Ekstrom

There will always be circumstances in your life where someone doesn't pull through, so you're better off learning how to deal with it now.

Your Team's Culture Is Alive, And It's Built By You

Cameron Conaway | Posted 04.27.2016 | Business
Cameron Conaway

Culture is a living, breathing organism. It is different without you and nonexistent without community.

Leading Teams: You Can Deliver Bad News to Your Team Without Crushing Them

Michael S Solomon | Posted 04.22.2016 | Business
Michael S Solomon

Our job and the job of our tech consultants that we contract out to the world's best and most innovative companies, is to shoot straight. This often requires addressing issues and problems that people would rather leave uncovered.

5 Tips to Break the Grip of Procrastination

Mike Dooley | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Mike Dooley

Do you have the goal of taking the family on holiday using the bonus money you are expecting, and the only way to make sure you get that bonus is by making a certain number of calls a day? Well put a picture of that holiday destination next to your screen and you will find making those calls is just that little bit easier.

"The Boys in the Boat" Gives Marriage Tips

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 04.20.2016 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

What do you think a great marriage looks like? Spouses enjoying being together, basically in harmony for a lifetime? Or does "happily married" sound ...

A Leader's Fatal Flaw: Nothing Is Ever Wrong

Bill Douglas | Posted 04.01.2016 | Business
Bill Douglas

To many, particularly non-entrepreneurs, always being right may not sound like a problem. Optimism, positivity, confidence -- they're all good.

A New Approach to Stopping the Elephant Poaching Crisis

Azzedine Downes | Posted 03.25.2016 | Green
Azzedine Downes

One of my favorite films is Casablanca. And there is a particular line that resonates when you listen to people talking about the illicit trade in wildlife: "Round up the usual suspects!"

So Your Kid Wants to Join a Crew Team

Mary Rowen | Posted 03.24.2016 | Parents
Mary Rowen

Crew seemed like a nice idea to me. To my naïve eyes, it looked like a laid-back, social sport; I guess I put it in the same class as badminton, or canoeing. Boy, was I wrong.