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Celine Dion's Response to Unruly Fan Rushing the Stage Is a Powerful Lesson in Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

How would you react if a drunk stranger suddenly rushed you at work? Would you run? Fight? Freak out?<p>That's the apparent situation famous singer Celine Dion had to deal with during a recent performance at Caesar's Palace. During the middle of her concert, a fan who appears to be intoxicated rushed …

Emotional Intelligence

Four Leadership Skills That Drive Startup Growth

Startups either have that “it” factor or they don’t, and some founders spend so much time trying to figure out exactly what that “it” factor actually is. They want to be successful, but when they follow the money they end up losing sight of their original mission. They want to be able to grow and …

How To Heal A Dysfunctional Company Culture With Emotionally Connected Leadership

Few moments in life are more rewarding and exciting than being named CEO of a major national brand company. Moving into the corner office can represent the capstone of years of diligent service, either in the company you’re going to lead or one that you’ve known and admired for much of your life. …

Leadership

The Problem with Most Meetings Is That There’s Not Enough Debate

The modern workplace is awash in meetings, many of which are terrible. As a result, people mostly hate going to meetings. The problem is this: The whole point of meetings is to have discussions that you can’t have any other way. And yet most meetings are devoid of real debate.<p>To improve the …

Why People Really Quit Their Jobs

People don’t quit a job, the saying goes — they quit a boss. We’ve heard it so many times that when we started tracking why employees leave Facebook, all bets were on managers. But our engagement survey results told a different story: When we wanted to keep people and they left anyway, it wasn’t …

The Galaxy Note 8 finally competes with the iPhone where it counts

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Why Your Boss Lacks Emotional Intelligence

Whether you’re a leader now or may become one in the future, you don’t have to succumb to this trend.<p>Over the past century, the heartless, no-nonsense CEO has become something of an icon—and a cliché—in American society. Hollywood would have us believe that the Machiavellian chief exec is still …

The reality of automating customer service chat with AI today

Of all the fields in the chatbot-crazed world, customer service is one of the prime targets for automation. virtual customer agents (customer service-focused bots, or VCAs) are intelligent systems able to understand what users ask via chat and to provide them with adequate answers. In the context …

Artificial Intelligence

Other presidents have blocked groups of foreigners from the U.S., but never so broadly

In issuing his ban on immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries, President Trump relied on a 65-year-old provision of the federal Immigration and Nationality Act.<p>The provision gives presidents broad authority to ban individual immigrants or groups of immigrants. Presidents haven't …

Immigration

Execution Is a People Problem, Not a Strategy Problem

Photography by Joe Munroe<p>Paul,* the CEO of Maxreed, a global publishing company, was having trouble sleeping. Publishing is an industry that’s changing even faster than most other fast-changing industries, but Paul wasn’t awake worrying about his strategy. He had a solid plan that took advantage of …

Just Because You’re in Charge Doesn’t Mean You Should Run Every Meeting

Well-run meetings allow you and your team to clarify issues, set direction, and move objectives forward. They’re essential to your team’s success. And yet there never seems to be enough time to properly plan and execute meetings.<p>Perhaps it’s time to rethink whether you should even be leading your …

Breaking down Chelsea’s corner and free kick routines

A look at the profitable set pieces used by Chelsea this season.<p>As requested by <i>Andyyyy</i>:<p><b>Offensive corners</b><p>Chelsea use the tallest players in the box as the runners: Matic, Luiz, Cahill, Costa, Alonso. Hazard, Pedro or Moses can take them (in that typical order of frequency), while Willian and …

Soccer

Even President Obama is making fun of the Galaxy Note 7

Poor Samsung. Even the leader of the free world won’t spare them from ridicule. In a speech today, President Obama compared Obamacare to a smartphone, noting that when a smartphone (or a law) has a few bugs, you fix it or upgrade it. You don’t just throw it away.<p>Unless it catches fire. Then you …

Galaxy Note

Here Are The Best Note 7 Alternatives That Aren't iPhones Or Pixels

After weeks of drama, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is officially finished. (Perhaps a sign of the situation’s severity is that even Samsung Hong Kong has conformed, considering how the company’s Hong Kong leg reacted so irresponsibly during the last recall.) The biggest question for many consumers now …

Phones

Premier League transfer window power rankings: We rate each club's summer activity - who is No 1?

Transfer Deadline Day In Funny Tweets: Luiz Back To Chelsea, Joe Hart To Torino And More

These are probably the only tweets worth reading today.<p>It’s transfer deadline day once again, the most exciting day of any footie fan’s calendar - …

Soccer

How to win on social media

<i>In our eighth annual Executive Survival Guide, we show you how to do business with an egomaniac, build a brand like Drake, climb the corporate ladder (without stepping on anyone), avoid Snapchat snafus and ditch underperformers—gently. If you're looking for a slightly more formal education</i> …

Donald Trump 'asked why US couldn't use nuclear weapons if he becomes president'

Donald Trump asked a foreign policy expert three times why the United States couldn't use nuclear weapons if he becomes president, it has been claimed.<p>Mr Trump, the Republican nominee, was said to have posed the question during an hour-long briefing on foreign affairs, saying: "If we have nuclear …

Donald Trump

Weekend poll: How long have you owned your current smartphone?

Smartphones are getting better, generally speaking. There's little doubt of this. Cameras, displays, computing performance, and connectivity see …

10 essential tips and tricks to make your OnePlus 3T even more awesome

When you start up your flashy OnePlus 3T, you’ll be surprised by the Nexus-like, almost standard Android experience that greets you. This is thanks …

The OnePlus 3 proves there’s no reason why smartphones should cost so much

It’s becoming less and less apparent why high-end smartphones need to cost so much.<p>A brand new, unlocked, iPhone 6S starts at $649, and a Samsung Galaxy S7 starts at $700. They’re both great phones, but other than brand names, it’s not entirely clear what you’re getting for your money, at least …

Mobile Technology

Why Patience Will Be Key If Manchester City Sign Everton's John Stones

Link to Media<p>Jerome Boateng was only a Manchester City player for 12 months before he was sold to Bayern Munich. He joined City in 2010 for just £10.4 million, and anyone who saw him star for Germany at the World Cup that summer could see City had landed themselves a bargain. Quick, strong and …

Soccer

TECNO Exploiting Girls To Sell Mobile Phones ⋆ The Herald Nigeria Newspaper

Mobile phone manufacturer, Tecno Mobile has employed a rather controversial marketing strategy to get the market of its product on the move.<p>Following …

The Forrest Gump of the Internet

Ev Williams became a billionaire by helping to create the free and open web. Now, he’s betting against it.<p>To a certain kind of nerd, Ev Williams is the Forrest Gump of internet media. Williams helped write the software that made us call blogs <i>blogs</i>. He founded a podcast company years before most …

Foldable Samsung Phone Doubles As A Tablet

Samsung is rumored to be developing a device that offers both a phone and tablet together

Samsung

Galaxy Note 6 Leak Reveals Significant Design Changes

The Galaxy Note 5 was a mistake. The productivity focused phablet suffered greatly from losing its expandable memory and removable battery, while – for the first time – it didn’t get a global release. Now Samsung looks set to fix these mistakes…<p>In a leak obtained by GSM Helpdesk, we learn Samsung …

Phones

How to Migrate Android to iPhone the Easy Way

Changing phone platforms is easier than ever before, and if you’re moving from an Android phone to an iPhone, you’ll find that Apple has made this …

Operating Systems

How Upworthy Gets Its Staff to Bond

What keeps most corporate leaders up at night? Not disruption. Not speed to market. Not customer data. The number one issue on their minds is employee engagement and culture, according to a global survey of 3,300 business and HR leaders by Deloitte Consulting.<p>Indeed, a laissez-faire approach to …

Why Organizations Don’t Learn

Virtually all leaders believe that to stay competitive, their enterprises must learn and improve every day. But even companies revered for their dedication to continuous learning find it difficult to always practice what they preach.<p>Consider Toyota: Continuous improvement is one of the pillars of …