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7 Powerful Phrases to Boost Your Productivity | Inc.com

As with any growth and expansion, becoming more productive doesn't happen overnight. It takes consistent investment of time and commitment.<p>If you want to take yourself to the next level, you must be more productive.<p>To be more productive isn't always easy -- sometimes we need repeated reminders.<p>Here …

Time Management

Potential Goldmines: 5 Social Networking Sites You've Never Heard Of

Social media can blow up your sales pipeline, but how can you reach real human beings with your message? Here are five strategies to get more bang for your social media bucks.<p>I hear a lot of people talking about "social" in corporate environments. To many, that means tweeting that their company has …

Following a few simple tips should protect you from the subtly depressing influence of social media, keeping you both happy and productive<p>In September, the first positivity officers of the United Arab Emirates’s Ministry for Happiness will begin their training in happiness science, a program …

Social Media

The secret rules of the internet

The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech<p>By Catherine Buni & Soraya Chemaly | Illustrations by Eric Petersen<p>Julie Mora-Blanco remembers the day, in the summer of 2006, when the reality of her new job sunk in. A recent grad of California State University, Chico, …

Internet

10 Mistakes to Avoid in Social Media Marketing - OLBlog

In today’s business climate, social media marketing holds incredible power! It has become the main platform that hostscommunication for family, …

A 10-Minute Workout For Your Abs That Doesn’t Involve A Single Crunch Or Plank

If you're looking for a workout for abs that'll actually make a difference, your form plays a big role. See, crunches and planks—the standard abs …

12-Step Guide for Social Media Marketing Success (Infographic)

Marketing on social media can be a daunting task for a small business or a startup. With so much conflicting advice and competition, it can seem …

The Anatomy of a Benchmark Report

To spearhead savings initiatives and to provide businesses greater control over their spending and supplier relationships, Source One has provided …

How to Trim the Fat Out of Your Inventory

By working with their procurement department and key suppliers to reduce inventory, manufacturers can make much better use of their entire supply …

7 Hurdles to Well-Managed Inventory and How to Top Them

Depending on which corporate silo you belong to, inventory can be a liability, an asset, or something in between. How do supply chain (SC) …

brand reputation

“It takes a lifetime to build a good reputation, but you can lose it in a minute,” according to Will Rogers.Or as Warren Buffet put it, “A great …

23 fascinating diagrams reveal how to negotiate with people around the world

British linguist Richard D. Lewis charted communication patterns as well as leadership styles and cultural identities in his book, "When Cultures Collide," which is now in a third edition. His organization offers classes in cross-cultural communication for clients like Unilever and BMW.<p>Although …

4 Ways to Make Smarter Decisions | Inc.com

Decision making is critical in a business, and entrepreneurs often pride themselves on decisiveness. But as Chip Heath, a professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and McKinsey consultant Olivier Sibony discussed recently in <i>McKinsey Quarterly</i>, decision making in businesses is often …

Management

Customer Segmentation: A Very Delicious Customer Experience Strategy - Lori Carr & Associates

I find that customer segmentation is powerful when it’s tied to overall company goals and focused on increased value for customers. First, …

Customer Experience

A Short History of Machine Learning -- Every Manager Should Read

It’s all well and good to ask if androids dream of electric sheep, but science fact has evolved to a point where it’s beginning to coincide with science fiction. No, we don’t have autonomous androids struggling with existential crises — yet — but we are getting ever closer to what people tend to …

Artificial Intelligence

The 6 Most Important Trends in SaaS | Inc.com

Pundits are already calling the February 5th stock market rout "Black Friday" and asking if the $18 billion one-day drop in market cap suffered by Salesforce, Workday, and LinkedIn is an omen for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies.<p>I recently had the chance to speak with Eric M. Jackson from …

SaaS

If You Want To Innovate, Learn These 9 Rules

On December 9th, 1968, a research project funded by the US Department of Defense launched a revolution. The focus was not a Cold War adversary or even a resource rich banana republic, but rather to “augment human intellect” and the man driving it was not a general, but a mild mannered engineer …

Innovation

The 8 HR Analytics Every Manager Should Know About

It goes without saying that people are vital to the success of any company. There’s no doubt that any business which can attract the right competencies, manage talent effectively, utilize capacity efficiently, and retain employees is setting itself up for long-term success.<p>HR departments are …

Human Resources

The benefits of a fully agile workplace -- or why you should not stop at scrum

In theory, the scrum methodology is an excellent way to make the product development cycle more efficient. Scrum is better able to incorporate …

I’ve Installed Google Analytics – Now What?

After your company’s website launched, setting up your Google Analytics account was probably one of the next items on your list. Whether you worked …

5 Reasons Why Most Change Management Initiatives Fail

While success is what we strive for, failure — at least initially — is what many of us experience.<p>Over the years, I have come across many companies …

New Research Shows Why Focus On Teams, Not Just Leaders, Is Key To Business Performance

Deloitte just launched a study of people challenges in business, Deloitte Human Capital Trends 2016, and the results were striking. Among the 7,000+ companies who responded (in over 130 countries), the #1 issue on leaders minds is “how to redesign our organizational structure” to meet the demands …

Human Resources

You’ll never hear successful people say these 15 phrases

If you want to become more successful as an entrepreneur or in your career, you can start by making a habit of talking and thinking more like the people you know or read about who are already successful.<p>Here are some phrases you’ll never hear a successful person say:<p><b>1. We can’t do that.</b> One thing …

5 social trends you can expect to see in 2015

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Robert Churchill/Thinkstock<p>As we lay 2014 to rest, we’re topping our hats to some of the social media crazes that came …

3 Stocks to Invest in the Internet of Things

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The internet connected people and businesses across the globe, and now the Internet of Things (IoT) could mark a similarly revolutionary shift by connecting the world's devices and paving the way for an explosion in data generation and analytics-driven efficiency …

3 Tips to Help You Save Your First $1,000

If you have trouble setting any money aside, these three tips can help you get started.<p>Are you just getting started with saving, or do you seem …

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5 do's and don'ts for creating career allies.

How many hours a week do you spend at work with your colleagues? 40? 50? 60? How many hours a week do you spend with family and friends? My guess is …

4 Secrets To Great Meetings From Silicon Valley Greats

Would your organization like to hold meetings that are more efficient, more productive, and even more enjoyable?<p>I've interviewed hundreds of billionaires, famous entrepreneurs, and leaders of the most successful companies in the world. In analyzing the meeting culture in these organizations, a few …