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‘Smart pill’ has potential to boost brain power in healthy people – study

A stimulant drug successfully used to help people with sleep disorders stay awake can boost cognitive functions in healthy people, according to a new …

Leadership qualities we actually love to hate

<i>This is the latest news and information for workers and managers from across the Web universe, brought to you by Monday Morning Manager writer Harvey Schachter. Follow us on Twitter</i> @Globe_Careers <i>or join our</i> Linked In <i>group.</i><p><b>Hated leadership traits we actually love</b><br>The outrage by commentators over …

5 Vital Skills Every Leader Needs

<i>August 25, 2015</i><p>Growing up it always fascinated me how, in history books, people with devilish agendas were able to get masses of good people to …

Why Introverts Make Better Business Leaders | Inc.com

When making the case for introverts, <i>Inc.</i> contributing editor Geoffrey James puts it most eloquently: "The business world is full of loser extroverts who never get anything done because they're too busy shooting the bull."<p>Originally coined in 1921 by Swiss psychologist Carl Jung, the word …

Personality

8 Leadership Lessons You Can Learn From Your Terrible Bosses

Terrible experiences can make for great lessons. Working for a terrible boss is stressful and unpleasant. Yet, you can grow a great deal from the …

Leadership

Which type of leader are you?

by Stephanie Christopher<p>As chief executive of the world's largest chief executive network, I'm often asked about the best type of leadership style. …

90 Powerful Ways to Become a Highly Successful Leader

<i></i> <i>If you’re starting a new position or role, or your leadership just needs a refresher use these 90 powerful tips over the first three months to get</i> …

Voice Mail

The Best Leaders Are Not "Born Leaders"

I have been a team captain for as long as I can remember. It started in my youth in athletics, carried over to student government, and continued on as I started working. I am grateful for these opportunities. But I know now that there is a big difference between being a captain and a leader.<p>A …

Strength and Weakness: What Type of Leader Are You?

Some people are born leaders. However, not all leaders operate by the same <i>modus operandi</i>. It’s important to know what type of leader you are in order …

Leadership

100 Best Motivational Quotes to Inspire Anyone

Motivational and inspirational quotes can pick you up on a bad day and inspire you to even greater heights.<p>Need a little inspiration? Need a quick burst of self motivation?<p>Here you go:<p>"Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it." Henry David Thoreau<p>"If you are not willing …

The single worst mistake that a manager can make

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

3 Situations Where Leaders Should Keep Their Mouths Shut | Inc.com

Being a leader can be a daunting task. Everyone on the team expects you to know the answer, and rarely can you go an entire day without having to make a critical decision. The toughest part is learning when to speak up, and when you to delegate to someone else. Finding the perfect balance is one of …

Self-help

Habits of Successful People

If you take a look at the world's most successful people, whether their millionaire investors, established entrepreneurs, or elite athletes chances are they have one major thing in common. Today's most successful individuals tend to be creatures of habit. These are the people that have found …

20 Simple Ways to Stoke Your Self-Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Once upon a time there was a small child known as you.<p>This child was born into the world pure and perfect, aware only of its own needs. If those …

Fascinating Portraits of Europeans Who Have Abandoned Civilization for the Wilderness

<i>Vincent was a mathematics student. He has been living in Ramounat for the last 7 years.</i><p><i>Ramounat is well known to be the birthplace of</i> …

Why we haven't discovered life on other planets - and why it hasn't discovered us (yet)

The Night Sky in September: If other planets share Earth's history of ice ages, why would aliens have found us? That, and news about this month's Blood Moon, in our monthly astronomy column<p>The Nasa image by Niccolo Bonfadini shows columns of ice driven by wind into giant towers in Finnish Lapland, …

Astronomy