Constance

11 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Follower | @Constance2qkh | Keep up with Constance on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Constance”

Should You Automate Your Life So that You Can Work Harder?

Would you pay someone in the Philippines to answer your email for you — even your personal messages? Or hire strangers on the internet to plan your spouse’s big birthday party? Or throw meat, vegetables, and butter into a blender and call it dinner?<p>These are just some of the actual …

Google at center of Europe censorship storm

Google has started deleting some news articles in Europe to comply with a recent court ruling, sparking criticism that it is restricting freedom of speech.<p>Google (GOOG) has told the BBC, <i>The Guardian</i> and <i>The Independent</i> that it is removing some articles from its European search results in response to …

Who Can You Trust?

Imagine that you’re negotiating a multiyear deal to provide outsourcing services to a large company. The client tells you that her firm wants to sign on for a certain level of services, but she’d like you to be willing to deliver more on the fly, trusting that you’ll be able to work out terms for …

Two Kinds of People You Should Never Negotiate With

The first thing negotiation experts teach is to “separate the people from the problem.” The vast majority of the time, this is sound advice. But as a psychologist, I know that approximately 1% of the time, people <i>are</i> the problem. And in such cases, normal negotiation strategies just don’t work. …

5 More Rules for Taking Control of Your Finances

“Your positive energy and vision must be greater than anyone’s and everyone’s negativity. Your certainty must be greater than anyone’s doubt.” – Jon …

Stanford University