Cassandra “Kennedy” Murrell

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4 Steps That Will Take You From Apathetic To Favorite Boss

How leaders can create employee engagement through empathy, one question at a time.<p>Two workplace news stories that recently went viral and have entered the national debate about income equality say something else that leaders may be missing.<p>The first is of Microsoft CEO Satya Nedella, who told …

Are You A Manager Or A Leader?

Are you a manager or a leader? A manager could be defined as someone who outlines a vision of the future and directs others to engage with that vision. A leader is someone who does this in the face of great uncertainty, obstacles, and even danger. At the core, the difference between management and …

Excuses, Excuses: Leadership That Avoids The Blame Game

“Do. Or do not. There is no try.<p>So said Yoda, the Jedi Master from the Star Wars space opera.<p>It’s good advice for anyone of any age. But with confidence in politicians at record lows and daily headlines about corporate stumbles, excuses are in rich supply.<p>There’s still an immutable law: Words are …

13 Questions Mindful Leaders Ask Daily

Don't forget to check in every day with the most important person on your team: you.<p>It's easy to become absorbed in the day-to-day grind of entrepreneurial life, to do only the next task on your plate and lose sight of the bigger picture. But is merely getting things done enough?<p>Forcing yourself to …

Financial Services

7 Healthy Snacks That Suppress Your Appetite

Because it’s no fun to eat and then still want something more<p>Snacking, in its essence, is supposed to fill you up. Unfortunately that’s not always the case—that full stack of Pringles that you demolished may leave you wanting more.<p>Some foods are naturally superior when it comes to helping you eat …

Nutrition

Ask an Expert: All About Healthy Eating Habits During the Holidays

The autumn chill brings with it many charms—including the scent of baked treats and roasted turkeys wafting among the leaves. How do keep a sensible, …

Nutrition

What Leaders Really Do

The article reprinted here stands on its own, of course, but it can also be seen as a crucial contribution to a debate that began in 1977, when Harvard Business School professor Abraham Zaleznik published an HBR article with the deceptively mild title “Managers and Leaders: Are They Different?” The …

Management

7 Foods That Clear Your Complexion

Read on—and eat up!—to get more gorgeous skin<p><i>By Natasha Burton for Beauty High</i><p>While topical solutions for pimples can keep your face acne-free, you can actually help your skin along the road to clarity through your diet. What you put in your body reflects how it looks on the outside, after all.<p>To …

Nutrition

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14 Ways to Decorate Your Thanksgiving Table

Set a stylish Turkey Day table with these genius ideas.<p>Little tricks, from hand-written place cards to using unexpected color, can help make for a memorable meal during the holidays. Use these ideas from the pros to make your table the talk of Thanksgiving for years to come. Plus, get our best …