Douglas Kirkiewicz

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Would You Spend Halloween Night at Dracula's Castle?

Thanks to Airbnb, two lucky guests will win a trip to Bran Castle in Romania<p>Fans of the classic horror novel <i>Dracula</i> won't want to miss this incredible once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Airbnb is holding a competition to send two guests to Bran Castle in Romania, rumored to be the real-life …

Pet Ghost in a Jar

<b>W</b>hile October conjures up all things ghoulish, having grown up in the era of Casper the friendly ghost, the idea of spooky specters bopping about can …

Why Millennial Leaders Are Productivity Masters

Think Millennials are lazy? Think again. Discover how Millennial leaders use their generation's innate abilities to smash productivity roadblocks.<p>The Millennial generation grew up with technology and the internet as a way of life. Unfortunately, this impact has led them to be called a lot of …

11 Questions to Ask Every Day to Help Improve Your Life

Benjamin Franklin began and ended each day with a question: “What good shall I do this day?” in the morning, and “What good have I done this day?” in …

Bond's Style Evolution

Explore 007's style evolution from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig as we mark World James Bond day

James Bond

Strategic Decisions, Thinking, Planning, Move & Act «Nitin D Sharma Nitin D Sharma

<b>Systematic errors</b> are those that appear time and time again. They seem to arise from a series of cognitive biases in the way that humans process …

Management

9 ways employers can ease workplace stress

We would like you to become part of HR Grapevine and join the most engaged online communities of HR Professionals in the UK. Thousands of HR …

10 Crucial Things To Stop If You Want To Be Successful

Have you ever been in a situation where you ask yourself questions like, "What's going on?" "Why is everything not working out as planned?" "Why am I not getting the results when I've done all that is expected?"<p>You begin to wonder why proven strategies, even after you have implemented them to the …

10 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy Even When You’re Busy

Today’s world just seems to get busier and busier. Most of the time it probably feels like you’re just jumping from the treadmill of work onto, well, …

Wellness

Follow These 5 Easy Steps to Reach Inbox Zero

Here's a step-by-step guide to completely cleaning up your inbox--consistently.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>I have an intense fear of lingering notifications. Sure, it's a little nuts, but I refuse to leave any red …

10 productivity lessons that will enrich your life

Life is more fun when you can rest each day knowing you have achieved or learned something new. Productivity feeds off motivation, which is spurred …

Time Management

Want That Promotion? 10 Things You Have To Do

There are ways you can stay at the "top of the pack" in your boss' mind when promotion time comes.<p>We all want to move up, or ahead in our careers. Depending on your chosen profession moving up can take multiple paths, but is dependent on whether you get the promotion. There are ways you can stay at …

Setting up a Weekly Work Plan [The Complete Guide]

<b>HAVE YOU</b> ever considered how many of your work hours are wasted on multitasking and refocusing your attention after every email and small task?<p>It …

Boost Your Happiness at Work By Changing the Way You Approach To-Do Lists

A straightforward to-do list might make you more productive, but it can also make your job feel tedious and boring. It’s time to start …

7 Tasks You Do Every Day That Waste Time and Cost Your Business Money

No business is 100 percent productive all day, every day. On-site employees will stand by the coffeepot in the morning, discussing last night’s game at length. Remote workers will take a few minutes to let the dog out or have a conversation with a neighbor, who stopped by. Both types of employees …

Time Management

31 Magic Tricks to Simplify Your Life

How many times has life overwhelmed you? It’s okay. It happens to everyone. The world moves at breathtaking speed. You have a hundred times the …

Productivity

Want to Be More Productive? Stop Getting Organized And Do This Instead

Is getting more organized the key to increasing your productivity? The answer will surprise you.<p>While we have more time-saving devices than any other generation, we've become obsessed with productivity: doing more things, and doing them better, in less time.<p>We turn to technology. Millions of people …

Productivity

18 Personal Websites to Inspire Your Own

List of Blogging Websites• HubSpot.com<br>• Wordpress.com<br>• Squarespace.com<br>• Medium.com<br>• Wix.com<br>• Typepad.com<br>• Tumblr.com<br>Ah, the job search.Some refer to it as a …

Web Design

Overhaul Your About Me with These 5 Tips

Not everyone gets overjoyed at the thought of rewriting their About Me. But, if you maintain any sort of digital presence, it’s a necessary evil. …

Marketing

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Brand That You Haven’t Thought of Yet

<b></b> Building a strong personal brand can bring innumerable benefits to your career. Not only<br>does having a brand help you attract attention from …

Public Relations

10 Powerful Habits for Marketing Yourself (and Building a Personal Brand)

Building and promoting your own personal brand is as important for you as it is for any company. Maybe more.<p>We all know the power of brands. Who anywhere in the world isn't familiar with McDonald's fabled golden arches, Coca-Cola's distinctive red-and-white logo, or the green Starbucks mermaid?<p>But …

10 Factors That Determine a Great Hire’s Personal Brand

Personal branding is no longer only for entrepreneurs and celebrities—in today’s digital era, everyone has a personal brand! When asked what I …

Marketing

How Personal Branding Helped Give My Life Direction

Personal branding forces you to think about what you're doing and where you're going.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When Hurricane Sandy came in late October 2012, I was a first year law student in NYC.<p>When the storm hit, we were awarded a week off from classes and I …

Online Job Search Tutorial: Personal Branding and Personal SEO - Job

Starting Your Online Job Search, <i><br>Support Your Personal Brand</i> <i>with Personal SEO</i><p>[This is Step 3 in Part 1 of Job-Hunt's Online Job Search Tutorial.]<p>When …

Employment

Stop Trying to Be Perfect, Just Be Yourself!

<i>Perfection can be a motivation killer. The more you put pressure to yourself, the more stressed you will be.</i> When you get stressed, your motivation …

Personal Branding

How to Use LinkedIn to Develop Your Personal Brand

<i>By Kate Paine, Personal Brand Strategist</i><p>Whether you’re a professional, a small business owner, or a job seeker, you need to recognize the importance …

15 Things You Need in Place for Creating Your Personal Brand

When you think about it, a personal brand is one of the most useful things you can build.It’s powerful. It’s valuable. It’s killer.But it also takes …

Marketing

9 Useful Personal Branding Tips and Optimizations

9 Useful Tips and Tricks From Some of the Best Personal Brands Around.<p>Personal branding is not a new topic.<p>It’s been talked and written about at …

Where to Begin with Building a Personal Brand

Today, Maxie is sharing her best tips for building a personal brand! This is a great refresher if you’ve built one already… and a great jumping off …

Job Interviews