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The storytelling imperative: Make them care!

Pixar Studios filmmaker Andrew Stanton gave a good TED talk about a year ago where he states that one of the key aims of any good story is that it …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

11 Public Speaking Tips From the Best TED Talks Speakers | Inc.com

There's no question about it: TED Talks have raised the bar sky-high for what's considered a memorable and compelling business presentation.<p>That being said, there are a handful of TED Talks speakers so talented that they almost make the rest seem dull and uninspired.<p>What makes them so special and …

Public Speaking

Over 40 Weeks of Free Mature Athlete Workouts

<b>There's now way around it - we all get older.</b> That doesn't mean you have to stop working out, but it does mean you may need to change the focus and …

9 Psychology Books Every Leader Should Read

Learning the secrets of the mind will make you a better professional.<p>At the base of it, business success is about people--making the right connections, understanding motivation, guessing what others will do next, and accurately evaluating those you meet. Which is why knowing some basic psychology …

Ten Daily Habits for Success & Life Domination

I’ve recently gone through a major routine change.<p>As a result, a lot of my personal life and apartment has been disorganized and chaotic, which …

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ISIS dig countless tunnels underground captured cities (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Kurdish forces recapturing cities from Islamic State in Iraqi Kurdistan have discovered incredible tunnel networks, which jihadists use as escape …

20 Quotes From Jim Rohn Putting Success and Life Into Perspective

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone, and especially entrepreneurs working to build a business from the ground up, enjoys a solid rags-to-riches story. It’s something we can relate to and get behind.<p>One of the greatest rags-to-riches stories is that of Jim Rohn. Jim …

Motivation

Hard interview questions

Being caught off guard with an interview question that could make or break you is stressful.Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design/flickr<p>Getting thrown off by a hard interview question can be frustrating. But hiring managers toss curveballs all the time.<p>They ask difficult questions …

Employment

7 Interview Questions For Measuring Emotional Intelligence

The traditional interview model helps you probe someone’s past experience, not their style of thinking.<p>Emotional intelligence involves self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills. In other words, it’s a complicated amalgam that hiring managers have a hard time testing …

STRATFOR founder George Friedman gave us some jarring predictions for the future

Friedman stayed at the pioneering political-risk firm until May 2015, when he left to found a new company called Geopolitical Futures.<p>Friedman is a commentator on international affairs and author of the book "The Next 100 Years."<p>He spoke to Business Insider earlier this month about the future of …

Effective Yoga Stretches For Sciatic Nerve Pain Relief

Yoga

5 Powerful Laws to Achieve Anything You Want Faster

The speed at which we learn can determine the quality of our lives. Imagine if you could achieve a goal you’ve always wanted in a matter of months …

Motivation

How To Double-Check That Your Resume's Actually Tailored To The Job You Want

So, you found a job you’re excited about applying for and took your best whack at tailoring your resume to it. Great! It’s important to go the extra mile for something you care about.<p>But, it’s even more important to make sure that extra mile is worth it. When you’re at this stage of the process, …

Employment

40 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You To Make Something Of Your Life

<b>1. “Don’t count every hour in the day. Make every hour in the day count!”— Mark Amend</b><p><b>2. “It always seems impossible until its done.”— Nelson</b> …

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, “What is your number one secret to productivity?” After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

Time Management

A 10-Year Study Reveals What Great Executives Know and Do

Despite the huge impact executives can have on their organizations, failure rates remain high. Prescriptions for what to do continue to fall short. So we wondered: If we closely studied the executives who succeed in top jobs once appointed, could we identify distinguishing features that set them …

This memory-linking technique can help you remember anyone's name

So how can you get better at remembering them? Business Insider attended a Dale Carnegie training class and learned the secret to remembering names.<p>Carnegie, known for his 1936 bestseller "How to Win Friends and Influence People," passed away in 1955. But his self-improvement courses have trained …

Leadership: Be Yourself

One of the best memories of my MBA at Stanford is the class called Leadership Perspectives, led by the incredibly inspiring Joel Peterson and Chris O'Reilly. I heard from CEOs of some of the world's most iconic companies and from equally motivated and inspiring classmates on their leadership vision …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

4 Books That Will Help Change Your Life

It’s that time of the year, where we reflect on the year coming to the end and plan for the year ahead. It’s also a time where we reflect on our strengths and weaknesses, and how we can improve all facets of our life in the coming year. There are no easy answers or short cuts to implementing real …

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52 behaviors of highly successful people

1. They don't rationalize or trivialize failure — and stop themselves when they are tempted to make excuses.<p>2. They have an off switch. They know how to enjoy the moment, relax, and enjoy what they have in their life already.<p>3. They don't confuse their job with their identity.<p>4. They are more …

11 quotes that show the great leadership of General George Patton

Gen. George S. Patton was a complicated military figure, but there can be little debate over whether he was quotable.<p>Perhaps most famous for his commanding of the 7th Army during World War II, Old "Blood and Guts" often gave rousing speeches to motivate, inspire, and educate his soldiers.<p>In honor …

10 Habits of Ultra-Likeable Leaders

If you want to be a leader whom people follow with absolute conviction, you have to be a likable leader. Tyrants and curmudgeons with brilliant vision can command a reluctant following for a time, but it never lasts. They burn people out before they ever get to see what anyone is truly capable …

100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

Entrepreneurship

The 27 best apps of 2015 for doing your job

But with millions of apps available, which ones are worth trying? We scanned the "best of 2015 apps" lists put out by Apple and Google to come up with this list of apps for work, plus we added a whole bunch of our own recommendations, from our recently published App 100 list.<p>Our picks span the …

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Ten great Irish whiskeys you'll want to keep for yourself

Irish whiskey has never been hotter, but discovering what you like takes time. Here, Gary Quinn reveals two of his favourites and those of four other …

Here's what Richard Branson, Elon Musk, and 22 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

That's why they steer clear of these cliché queries and instead ask more meaningful ones.<p>Many top execs have their one favorite go-to question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 24 of them.<p><i>This is an updated article originally written by Alison Griswold and</i> …

Employment