Gary Choy

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Successful Founders Share 4 Must-Have Skills To Bolster Any Career

Every career is different. But some skills cut across all of them. Here are four.<p>Some skills may be awesome but not in demand: While a sonnet might take your breath away, iambic pentameter doesn’t have a high market demand. But some skills by any industry are wanted just as sweetly–and as founders …

Why Being a Perfectionist Can Hurt Your Productivity

Do you ever back door brag about being a perfectionist?<p>Unlike other obsessions and addictions, perfectionism is something a lot of people celebrate, …

Startup Best Practices 5 - Effectiveness, not Productivity

Like many others, during my work day I fall into the firefighting trap, a time mis-allocation problem that leaves me focusing on urgent, but not …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

Where the hot jobs are for graduates

Last September, with completion of his MBA still months away, Joseph Hokayem received job offers from three banks on the same day.<p>Now a graduate of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, he accepted an offer from Credit Suisse Group to join the bank in Geneva, Switzerland, …

Unnamed billionaire buys record-breaking $201M life insurance policy

An unnamed Silicon Valley billionaire has purchased the world's most valuable life insurance policy.<p>The San Jose Mercury News reported Saturday that …