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A Method to Find Balance

Despite the insipid title of this post, work-life balance is a bit of a myth.<p>Sure, we work too much, don’t have time for all the other things we want …

6 Ways to Analyze Your Creative Ideas

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>Great marketers, PR pros, and content creators have one thing in common--they use both creativity and analytics to develop their successful ideas.<p>Christine Perkett dubbed this type of thinking as “Creatalitics” and gave an excellent definition for the term: …

Creativity

Billionaire Startup Lessons: Branding For Success

Clay Mathile, the billionaire former Iams CEO, and Joni Fedders, president of Aileron, sit down with Ritani’s Brian Watkins to talk about branding.

Branding

Leadership: 3 Things That Really Grind My Gears

I read Zoë Goodacre’s excellent primer on coaching last month, and it got me thinking: This sounds so simple, so sensible, so do-able.<p>So why does it need saying?<p>Why is good leadership so hard to find? Here are just three of those thoughts…<p><b>1. Organizations Need A Vision</b><p>That’s no blinding revelation, …

10 Stupid Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

Ellis Chase has been in the career and staffing business for 35 years, first in the human resources department at what was then Chase Manhattan Bank in New York, then as a managing director at staffing firm Right Management and now as an independent career and executive coach. He does workshops for …

Six Audiobooks for Entrepreneurs

I love audiobooks. They allow me to go through 10 times more books in a year than I normally could and it saves trees, time and money at the same time. They are the perfect solution for the time-starved who are eager to keep learning. My personal favorite is to listen to my audiobooks on the way to …

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10 Milestones In Christmas History That Might Surprise You

Christmas is a holiday steeped in tradition and history. Its development has left behind a trail of events that help define the holiday and give the celebration its lore. Here are ten historical facts about Christmas that might surprise even the most knowledgeable among us. Share over Christmas …

Branding Your Friendship: The Hidden Power Of Your Personal Network

In today’s world, where competition is global and products so similar, brands go to great lengths to differentiate themselves from the rest, looking for new ways to attract customers to buy something that is essentially the exact same product as their competitors. Think soap, sneakers, electronics, …

The Rise of Civil Forfeiture

Under civil forfeiture, Americans who haven’t been charged with wrongdoing can be stripped of their cash, cars, and even homes. Is that all we’re losing?<p>On a bright Thursday afternoon in 2007, Jennifer Boatright, a waitress at a Houston bar-and-grill, drove with her two young sons and her …

DIY Home Projects

Brooklyn Bridge at Night, NYC

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …

10 money-making ideas for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>After a stellar year for stocks in the U.S. and other developed markets, what can investors expect in 2014?<p>If the Federal Reserve’s …

Stock Markets

Top 5: Game Devices To Get For Christmas

State of the Game 2013

Your Complete Guide To White Wine [Infographic]

Or, how to get smashed with class<p>So you're about to order a bottle of tasty white wine! Do you want dry, very dry, or off-dry? And what ratio of melon-ness to butterscotch-ness do you want? What about saltiness? Stonefruit-ness? If you don't know, your waiter will look at you through eyes swollen …