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6 Ways to Screen Job Candidates for Strategic Thinking

Every organization needs strategic thinkers. In a 2013 Management Research Group survey, when executives were asked to select the leadership behaviors that were most critical to their organization’s future success, 97% of the time they chose being strategic.<p>This is because people who are able to …

11 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Spend a little time watching these talks now and you'll save a lot of time in the long run.<p>You know the old saying, "It takes money to make money." Well, the same can be said of time.<p>Sure, you'll spend somewhere between five and 20 minutes not working while you watch the TED talks below, but each …

Time Management

11 Public Speaking Tips From the Best TED Talks Speakers | Inc.com

There's no question about it: TED Talks have raised the bar sky-high for what's considered a memorable and compelling business presentation.<p>That being said, there are a handful of TED Talks speakers so talented that they almost make the rest seem dull and uninspired.<p>What makes them so special and …

Public Speaking

To Win the Civil War, Lincoln Had to Change His Leadership

FROM THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY<p>In our work with leaders, we see that great ones grow themselves and their organizations by deliberately working on three areas:<p>They wisely manage the <i>present,</i> anchoring in purpose and values.<br>• They selectively forget the <i>past,</i> letting go of old values, beliefs, and …

A Web Designer’s Guide to Project Schedules

Planning is an essential part of any successful web design project. By outlining the scope of your project at its onset, you will be better equipped …

The Most Important Leadership Competencies, According to Leaders Around the World

dave wheeler FOR HBR<p>What makes an effective leader? This question is a focus of my research as an organizational scientist, executive coach, and leadership development consultant. Looking for answers, I recently completed the first round of a study of 195 leaders in 15 countries over 30 global …

10 Trends You Will Be Wearing In 2016

Relax, the coming season is a breezy one. Here’s how to sail through its major themes and incorporate them into your wardrobe<p>It may be early March, …

90 Ways to Quickly Improve Your Business Leadership | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the First 90 Days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Over the next 90 days, you can build not only your …

Building a Learning Organization

Continuous improvement programs are sprouting up all over as organizations strive to better themselves and gain an edge. The topic list is long and varied, and sometimes it seems as though a program a month is needed just to keep up. Unfortunately, failed programs far outnumber successes, and …

Ermenegildo Zegna menswear: official website and online store

The password must be between 8 and 16 characters<p>Zegna will process your personal data for your registration as per the Privacy Policy.<p>You can also …

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

World Trade Center

Making the Apple Watch mine

I’ve come full circle.<p>I was probably 10 or 11 years old when I first fell in love with watches. I noticed a peculiar looking device on my …

Millennials Don't Want More Customer Service -- They Want Different Customer Service

Customer service is a key way to differentiate your business with millennial customers–the 80 million young people who have overtaken Boomers as the largest demographic in the marketplace, and will soon overtake them in purchasing power as well.<p>Not only will great customer service and a great …

Customer Experience

How to Save Money at the Airport Before You Get On the Plane

With all the talk about ways to save money on airfare, I thought I would write an article that explains how to save money before you get on the airplane. Try these ideas on for size.<p><b>Save on airport parking</b><p>Parking at the airport can be a real headache -- driving up and down mile-long lines of …