Gabby Caputo

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You Can't Be a Great Leader Without This

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2016

<b>Listen to the podcast:</b><p><b>About a year ago, I published an e-book called the Teacher’s Guide to Tech.</b> Over the last month, I have been updating it for …

Education Technology

Four Surprising Factors That Influence Creativity

Psychologists are finding connections between creative thinking and alcohol consumption, living abroad, and even your politics.<p>Some people–maybe even most of us–don’t think they’re creative. And while it seems anecdotally true, at least, that certain people are more creatively inclined than others, …

The Stunning Evolution of Millennials: They've Become the Ben Franklin Generation

Wealthfront - an online financial services start-up targeted squarely and unashamedly at Millennial wallets - raised $64 million last month. That's on top of $35 million that venture firms plowed into the company earlier this year.<p>Every sweeping cliché about Millennials - that they are addicted to …

8 Personality Types And How To Manage Them

Getting the most out of everyone on your team can be a challenge. This can help.<p>Every team is made up of different personality types, and some demand more time and attention from the leaders who manage them than others. As every team leader knows, there’s no hard and fast management strategy that …

3 Tips For Managing Remote Workers

Remote work arrangements are on the rise, but few managers have been trained to adapt. These strategies can help.<p>Thanks to better technology and companies’ changing needs, working remotely is now more common than ever. But as workplaces get friendlier to flexible working arrangements, managers …

4 Strategies For Handling Negative Feedback

You know feedback is a critical component of growth, but it’s still hard to hear criticism. Keep these things in mind for next time.<p>It’s a typical Wednesday morning at the office and five minutes after you’ve settled in, started sipping your morning coffee, and tackling early morning emails you …

7 Ways to Improve Employee Development Programs

Making the right investments in learning and development programs has never been more important – or more of a challenge – for business leaders.<p>Unfortunately, despite spending approximately $164.2 billion dollars on learning and development programs, many executives still grapple with how to …

What Type of Procrastinator Are You? Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on July 23, 2015<p>It becomes quickly evident that the harder we work, the better we are at wasting time. It’s why we are so obsessed with …

Infographics

25 Seemingly Innocent Things You Say at Work That Could Actually Get You Fired | Inc.com

What you say and how you say it can have a big impact on your success. Unfortunately, what seems like an innocent phrase in the workplace can lead you straight out the door.<p>Want to avoid saying the wrong thing at the wrong time? Here are 25 seemingly innocent things you say at work that could …

Self-help

How to Make a Great First Impression

Six strategies for making a better first impression:<p><b>1. Stop acting and be your best self:</b><p>"Be yourself" is the best all-time phrase in personal development. However, you can plus that by being your best self. During your next networking or social situation, just show up with the intention of being …

The Top Complaints from Employees About Their Leaders

If you’re the kind of boss who fails to make genuine connections with your direct reports, take heed: 91% of employees say communication issues can drag executives down, according to results from our new Interact/Harris Poll, which was conducted online with roughly 1,000 U.S. workers.<p>In the survey, …

Amp up your iPhone photography with this add-on

We rely on our iPhone for so many facets of our life, but as a camera it has become a disruptive force in the photography world. The “Shot with an iPhone 6” advertising campaign is likely making traditional camera companies shutter – pun intended – as sales of consumer cameras continue to fall.<p>It’s …

Mobile Photography

Improve Your Ability to Learn

<i>On the surface, John looked like the perfect up-and-coming executive to lead BFC’s Asia expansion plans. He went to an Ivy League B-school. His track record was flawless. Every goal or objective the organization had ever put in front of him, he’d crushed without breaking a sweat.</i><p><i>But something broke</i> …

Why You Should Write Down What You Accomplished At The End Of Every Day

Because we can often focus too much on the negative aspects of our lives, finding ways to illuminate what is good can be a wonderful technique in …

Lean Doesn’t Always Create the Best Products

Our current silver bullet is Lean. The Lean movement began in manufacturing, then took the startup world by storm, and now the methodology has crept into companies of all kinds and sizes, both in practice and in jargon. Plenty has been said and written praising the benefits of the Lean approach. …

Transformational Leadership in the Digital Age

Companies in all industries are wrestling with how to crack the code to win in the digital space. Typically, they focus their efforts on shifts in …

Employee Engagement

The eight essentials of innovation

Strategic and organizational factors are what separate successful big-company innovators from the rest of the field.<p><b>It’s no secret:</b> innovation is …

7 Things the Best Leaders Never Fail to Do | Inc.com

How does a seemingly ordinary woman become a super-successful business leader? What qualities do you need to reach and then effectively fill a top leadership position? And what qualities or actions are likely to hold you back?<p>To find out, Kathy Hurley and Priscilla Shumway, who are themselves …

Self-improvement

Why The Future Of Work Is All About The Employee Experience

We have all heard of the customer experience which is defined as the resulting product when a customer interacts with your brand. We’re all familiar with both good and bad customer experiences and we go through one or the other on a near daily basis. A rude flight attendant, a printer that jams, …

The Workplace

How to Build One Course That Satisfies Many Online Learners | The Rapid E

Many online training courses go by a one-size fits all model: build one course and everyone has to take it exactly the same way. I like to think of …

Education Technology

No Rest For Your Sleeping Brain

There's new evidence that the brain's activity during sleep isn't random. And the findings could help explain why the brain consumes so much energy even when it appears to be resting.<p>"There is something that's going on in a very structured manner during rest and during sleep," says Stanford …

The Brain

The 5 Best iPhone Apps of the Week

It seems like hundreds of new iPhone apps pop up every week, but which ones should you bother trying? We explored the App Store and found some apps …

Everyone around you has a story the world needs to hear

Dave Isay opened the first StoryCorps booth in New York’s Grand Central Terminal in 2003 with the intention of creating a quiet place where a person …

Five Ways To Make Failure Your Best Competitive Advantage

A few weeks ago I wrote about Why Failure Is The Best Competitive Advantage. We have long been taught to avoid and run from failure but a big part of the future of work is embracing failure because ultimately this is what leads to innovation. The benefits of doing so: increases innovation, improves …

The Workplace