Seth

25 Flips | 5 Magazines | 66 Likes | @DocMrSir | Keep up with Seth 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 “Seth”

50 Inspiring Motivational Quotes About Mental Toughness and Willpower

Looking for a burst of inspiration and motivation when times get tough? These quotes will help you keep pursuing your goals.<p>Arguably one of the most important qualities successful people possess is mental toughness: the drive and determination and willpower to keep going when the going gets …

Motivation

A Princeton psychology professor told me a truth about human behavior that's both fascinating and sad

There are tons of cognitive biases that affect our daily decision-making.<p>There's the halo effect, which explains why we think physically attractive …

Lessons in Leadership: The 5-Step Method to Working Quickly (Without Losing Quality)

How to keep high standards without getting left behind.<p>When you lead a team, how do you respond to the following question:<p>"Do you want this done fast or right?"<p>For the authors of this recent article for the Harvard Business Review, the right answer is "Yes."<p>Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman are CEO …

Leadership

12 things successful people do in the last 10 minutes of the workday

Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of <i>Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behaviour and Thrive in Your</i> …

Productivity

35 of the Funniest, Most Relatable Evil Kermit Memes

"Me: Sees a fluffy dog. Me to me: Steal him."<p>Over the past couple years, Kermit the Frog has gone from lovable Muppet to the mascot for internet shade — and thanks to a new meme, his social media reign is only just beginning.<p>While Kermit will likely continue sipping tea for years to come (... but …

Lips

This Value Is The Secret To Sustained Motivation

What’s the key to sustained motivation? Pep rallies are easy to design and give a boost of #MondayMotivation. But finding lasting mojo? That’s rare. Countless studies have been done to find out what drives motivation over the long haul. Turns out, Thanksgiving might be the most motivating holiday …

These Skills Are Hard To Learn But Pay Off For The Rest of Your Life

This column is by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups<p><i>“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies</i> …

33 Traits of the Most Inspiring Leaders

Double your chances of being inspiring with new inspirational leadership model from Bain & Co.<p>We tend to put great emphasis on leadership skills and ways we can learn and build them (and spend a ton of money on professional development each year, too). But if you really want to inspire the people …

Leadership

Tyranny has a brilliant answer to broken morality meters in RPGs

RPGs have, for some time, been enslaved by the idea that every decision should be filtered through a lens of good or evil. Who are you, what are your …

30 Motivational Quotes on Success from Women Entrepreneurs Making It Happen

In honor of the annual Women's Entrepreneurship Day, celebrated globally.<p>Tomorrow, November 19th, is the annual Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED). This is a day on which the work of women entrepreneurs worldwide is observed, discussed, and celebrated.<p>If you're new to WED, allow me to establish …

Entrepreneurship

5 Focus Hacks To Meet Your Goals

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

4 Secrets to Learning Anything, According to Neuroscience

Learning is no longer something we just do in schools.<p>The future of work is all about innovation and agility. We have to be prepared for ever-changing circumstances, and that means being open to learning new things.<p>Learning is no longer something we just do in schools. We can't rely on just the …

Learning

This 2-Minute Video Illustrates the 4 Basic Types of Leaders. Which One Are You Following?

Do you want a good leader, or a great one? The answer might surprise you.<p>Ask most people what type of leader they prefer--good or great--and most would choose great. After all, who doesn't want the best?<p>But according to James R. Bailey, the Hochberg Professor of Leadership Development at George …

Leadership

The Traits of Leaders Who Do Things Fast and Well

An exceptional leader we know would occasionally get a question from his direct reports in a variety of forms but with the common message, “Do you want this done fast or right?” His answer was always the same: “Yes!” He chose not to compromise on either dimension. For this leader and for most …

Management

10 Free Chrome Extensions That Will Transform Your Workday

It's not an oversell: These browser add-ons really can make you better, faster, smarter, and safer when working in Chrome.<p>You fill your phone with apps to make it work harder for you--but how about the computer you use every day at work?<p>Chrome extensions work to supercharge your go-to Google …

Productivity

This Is How to Make Yourself Do What You Need to Do

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer. Yet, over the …

Self-improvement

Start doing these things if you want to be loved as a leader

Ill-tempered. Sulky. Rude. Petulant. Brash. Aggressive. And, more. These are some of the common traits generally associated with the personality of a …

5 Screenwriting Terms That Will Make You A Better Game Master

Game masters are the directors, producers, and screenwriters of their own weekly stories, and studying how the pros write shows offers advice that …

Geek

The 1 Emotional Intelligence Trait You Absolutely Need for Success

No, you simply cannot have emotional intelligence without it.<p>If you're a leadership geek like me, you probably know that for the better part of 50 years, thought leaders and scholars the world over have conducted mountains of research to answer the question: <i>What are the characteristics of great</i> …

Emotional Intelligence

The Top Four Mistakes That Make Business Leaders Awful Storytellers

“Sorry, let me just tell a quick story” is the fastest way to lose your audience before you even begin.<p>If “storytelling” is a common buzzword in the business world, it’s for good reason–narratives make for effective communication. But the practice has become a victim of its own success. Suddenly, …

Customer Service

Test Your Creativity: What Do These 3 Words Have in Common?

In his 1962 paper on the creative process, psychologist Sarnoff Mednick, a professor at the University of Michigan, argued that all methods of …

Which Is Better: Running Faster or Longer?

We're setting the record straight when it comes to distance versus sprints<p>If you consider yourself a serious runner, you may feel settled into one of …

Marathons