Dawn Siemiet

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6 Scientific Reasons Facebook Turns Everybody Into A Jerk

The internet had such promise. The World Wide Web was going to help us share information, learn about people from different places, and have access …

Psychology

Organizations Can’t Change If Leaders Can’t Change with Them

When it comes to organizational change, failure continues to be more common than success. In a survey of nearly 3,000 executives about the success of their enterprise transformation efforts, McKinsey discovered the failure rate to be higher than 60%, while Harvard Business Review conducted a study …

10 Asian Destinations That Offer Almost The Same Experience As A Euro Trip But For Way Cheaper

If your Facebook timeline is flooded with your friends' pictures frolicking in Europe, while you sit and sulk, because there ain't no money, my …

10 Things You Need to Do Before Any International Trip

Memorize the following and make it your mantra: Good travel is the result of good planning. That applies to any trip you take, but it's especially true when you're heading to a foreign country. It can be tempting to book a ticket and start fantasizing about your getaway, but there's work to be …

What to Eat to Lose Weight and Keep It Off

But you don’t have to download every weight loss app in existence and track your every calorie to figure out the formula. Losing weight and staying …

Building High Performance Teams Takes More Than Talent

We’ve all come across this type of person in our careers: the guy who is miserable to work with but who’s also “the top salesman we have.” Or how about “the smartest guy in the room,” who’s also the most unapproachable person you’ve ever met? The talent may well be there but, in today’s …

Leadership

Top 100 Best Books for Managers, Leaders & Humans

Ladies and gentlemen…<p>In this post I proudly present the <b>Top 100 Best Books for Managers, Leaders & Humans</b>. I have created this list using three …

5 Leadership Lessons From the Football Field | Inc.com

Whether you're a sports fan who tunes into WFAN every morning or staunchly refuse to watch the Super Bowl and World Series, you'll agree that the best professional sports coaches know a thing or two about managing talent, motivating lower-rung employees, and leading through crisis.<p>In this country, …

7 HR Must-Haves for 2015: Winning the Talent War

Worrying about how to keep the best and brightest workers might sound counter-intuitive when worldwide economic growth indicators remain uncertain.<p>Yet despite less than stellar forecasts from the likes of Oxford Economics and the World Bank, 2015 looms as a ‘do or die’ year for organizations that …

Human Resources

How To Spot Future Leaders

If you’re looking for the next generation of leaders, seek out these seven types.<p>One of the most difficult things a leader has to do is identify and develop other leaders in their midst.<p>Too often, organizations promote people based on competency, not on leadership potential–the so-called Peter …

Megatrend For 2015: Hospitality Is Now Driving Innovation in Travel

<i>Last week we launched our first ever magazine, “Megatrends Defining Travel in 2015“, where we identify the global trends in travel in 2015 and</i> …

4 Things the World's Best Managers Do to Hire the World's Best People | Inc.com

In 1997, I wrote a book based on what I observed the best managers did to attract, assess, recruit, manage and develop the people they hired. This collective process eventually became known as Performance-based Hiring. Not surprisingly, the process mapped closely to Gallup's 1999 Q12 list of …

Trudeau Graviti Electric Salt & Pepper Mills

Summary<p>Adding fresh-ground sea salt or pepper to food can be as effortless as a flip of the wrist. Invert these battery-operated mills over food, and their blades begin to whirl. Turn them upright, and the mechanisms shut off.<p>Made by Trudeau, the innovative automatic design lets you grind salt or …

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