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Five Body Language Mistakes You’re Making In Interviews

You should smile, but not too much.<p>You may have researched common interview questions and rehearsed answers, but could your body be undermining your confidence–and your chance at getting a job offer? Body language can have more of an impact on your success than anything you say. A classic study …

How I Set Aside Two Days Each Week To Work On Just One Thing

You already know about time “batching,” but when those batch periods slide all over your schedule, they aren’t much good to you.<p>My company recently surveyed more than 350 U.S. business owners on the biggest time-wasters in their workdays. The results weren’t much of a shock, with email coming up on …

How statistics lost their power – and why we should fear what comes next | William Davies

The ability of statistics to accurately represent the world is declining. In its wake, a new age of big data controlled by private companies is taking over – and putting democracy in peril<p>In theory, statistics should help settle arguments. They ought to provide stable reference points that everyone …

Economic Data

Six Items That Should Never Be On Your To-Do List

Classic to-do lists don’t provide context or give a timeline, and they’re easy to ignore. Here’s how to make a better list.<p>Writing a to-do list seems like a tidy little way to keep track of what you need to accomplish, but it can fall short or even derail your success. To-do lists don’t provide …

Want to Be a Better Communicator? 5 Ways to Improve Communication

Communication is difficult in business. The twisted-frame theory is the problem. Here's the solution.<p>One of the most difficult things for just about everyone is communication. No matter what you do or what business you're in, miscommunication or bad communication with another person is probably …

Leadership

This Google Expert’s Top SEO Tips For Job Seekers In 2017

Putting “customer happiness ninja” as your LinkedIn headline—even if that’s your actual job title—won’t do you any favors.<p>When’s the last time you Googled yourself? If you said never, it’s time to start. Recruiters and potential employers are already searching you to decide if you’re a candidate …

How to Tell If Your Netflix Account Has Been Hacked

We’ve all been there. You pop open Netflix and find a bunch of shows that aren’t yours in your “Continue Watching” queue.<p>For most of us, that means a …

Minority behind 'violent scenes' at cup final, inquiry finds

<b>An inquiry into the Scottish Cup final pitch invasion at Hampden has found a minority of fans of both Hibs and Rangers were behind violent …