Terry Worthing

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Nine Ways to Focus a Wandering Mind [Infographic]

Picture this: You're slouched in a meeting, supposedly paying attention, but your mind has wandered off, churning out various to-do lists, thinking …

Want to Be Seen as a True Leader? Acquire These 5 Habits

Most people assume they are a leader because they have a title. The reality is, a title has nothing to do with it.<p>There are thousands of professionals all across the world who call themselves a leader in their respective business. The reality is, the vast majority of these people are a leader in …

5 Surprising Ways to Get Motivated

Psychological Factors That Influence Motivation<p>There are plenty of theories and tips designed to help people get motivated, but some of the …

Breaking Away

When Empowering Employees Works, and When It Doesn’t

Research has regularly demonstrated that when employees feel empowered at work, it is associated with stronger job performance, job satisfaction, and commitment to the organization.<p>Many leaders today often try to empower their employees by delegating authority and decision-making, sharing …

Employment

The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of human fuel beyond carbs, fat, and protein — and it could have key health implications

• <b>Ketones could supercharge the body in a way unlike any other source of fuel.</b>• <b><br>The San Francisco-based startup HVMN launched a ketone ester drink that it says can help people harness those performance-boosting qualities.</b>• <b><br>A new study of the product's effects on blood sugar — a metric that may be helpful</b> …

Weight Loss

14 Factors for Measuring Leadership and Management Performance

​Organizations face challenges in defining and assessing the performance of their leaders. But some of the work has already been done: There is a …

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself

What you say about yourself has much to do with how you will succeed.<p>There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can …

9 Reasons Why People Fail And Two Ways To Fix It

Earlier today, while looking through some files, I stumbled on a mistake made by a colleague. It wasn’t a significant mistake, but one that made our work look sloppy and if repeated could throw off an important process. Immediately I started to compose an email to bring attention to this mistake, …

How This One Manager's Performance Went from Dead Last to #1 Almost Overnight

Surprising Leadership Lessons from Chili's "Leader of the Year"<p>Six years ago, Dale Bullotta was the lowest performer across all of Chili's 120 Area Directors. Three years later, he jumped to #1 and received one of Chili's "Above Restaurant Leader of the Year" awards.<p>Most of us know Chili's as one …

5 Steps for Conducting an Effective Annual Review

It's that time of year for many of us. Here's how to lead an effective annual review that helps your employee grow.<p>This week at Zillow Group, we're kicking off annual reviews -- a time when employees sit down with their managers to receive feedback on the past year's performance and discuss the …

Want to Be a Great Boss? Master the 4 Stages of Leadership

Understanding the 4 stages of leadership could be the difference between your business's thriving or dying.<p>Most businesses get started because someone has a great idea and leverages their own knowledge and passion to lay the groundwork for success. They bring in mentors and hire talented people so …

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@flipboard | Official Flipboard account<p>Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change<p>We knew everything we needed to know, and nothing …