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Fossil Fuels

How to Thrive on a Long-Haul Flight

If you’re wondering how to survive a long-haul plane flight, here’s your answer: Fly first class!<p>I kid.<p>While the lie-flat bed and special check-in line do wonders to boost morale for the elite flyers among us, I’m a firm believer that thriving on a long flight starts at home, a couple of days …

CEOs Can’t Give Feedback Only to Their Direct Reports

Steven Moore for HBR<p>I began my tenure as CEO of Campbell Soup Company in 2001 with the mandate to turn around an iconic but struggling consumer products company. Soon after, I asked Gallup to conduct an engagement survey of our leadership to assess the level of personal commitment employees felt …

Leadership

The core factor of success is focus, and here’s how to get it

Peak performance experts say things like, “You should focus. You need to eliminate the distractions. Commit to one thing and become great at that thing.”<p>This is good advice. The more I study successful people from all walks of life—artists, athletes, entrepreneurs, scientists—the more I believe …

Self-improvement

A guide to the free fitness app sports scientists just called the best

There's only one app on the list that I'm still using, and it's a free fitness app called Sworkit Lite (there's a paid version too).<p>It may seem like picking one fitness app to recommend out of the more than 100,000 health-related apps is an arbitrary decision, but it turns out my personal …

Exercise

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and best practices for productivity, I've interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I …

Time Management

How to Survive a Road Trip

Planning for a road trip can be overwhelming. It’s hard to anticipate what you’ll need along the way — and what will slow you down.<p>When you don’t have to pay fifty bucks to check your luggage, it’s tempting to just throw it all in the car. But, after a few trips, I learned that going this route …

12 TED talks that will change the way you think about your career

But some of the most valuable advice is the stuff doesn't get repeated ad nauseam, which is why TED put together a playlist showcasing the best unconventional — and counterintuitive — career wisdom ever discussed on their stages.<p>We watched them all. Here's what we learned.

TED Talks

Blast Your Belly with This Core-Crushing Combo

Then you’ll follow that up with a multi-joint exercise that also hits your middle, but burns fat and builds muscle at the same time.<p>This pre-exhaustion technique creates a mind-muscle connection that will make you “feel” and use your core muscles more than you normally would. Think of it like a …

Harvard Biz Review on Twitter: "Today's management tip: Give employees more control over their schedules http://t.co/1aGToz3Vgn"

How To Meditate: 6 Methods That Can Get Anyone Meditating

I'm in!<p>Sometimes the weight of the world can really bring us down and create un-wanted stress in our lives. Whether it’s a demanding job with long …

10 Crucial Questions For Defining Your Personal Brand

Branding is rooted in authenticity. That means you need to know yourself – <i>really</i> know yourself – before you can start building your brand. If you start expressing your brand through marketing materials and social media before you are clear about what your unique promise of value is and who needs to …

Leadership

How to Write a Résumé That Stands Out

The resume: there are so many conflicting recommendations out there. Should you keep it to one page? Do you put a summary up top? Do you include personal interests and volunteer gigs? This may be your best chance to make a good first impression, so you’ve got to get it right.<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> …