Jason Cranney

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How the Best Leaders Resolve Workplace Conflicts

Resolving conflict in the office is a crucial leadership role in any company<p>Disagreements among people in a workplace are common. When they're on your team, those disagreements have the potential to escalate into conflict between coworkers, creating a distracting, unproductive, and negative working …

Strip away fat with our simple bodyweight circuit

01<p>Press-up<p><b>Sets:</b> 3 / <b>Reps:</b> 40 seconds / <b>Rest:</b> 20 seconds<p>Set up with your weight supported on your toes and hands beneath your shoulders, body straight. …

Workouts

Research: Why 70 Percent of Employees Aren't Working to Their Full Potential Comes Down to 1 Simple Reason

Adding insult to injury, 52 percent of those workers are basically sleepwalking through their day. What gives?<p>According to Gallup research, an astounding 70 percent of U.S. employees are not showing up to work fully committed to deliver their best performance. Adding insult to injury, 52 percent of …

How to write a hook: 8 tips to lure in readers

Knowing how to write a hook is one of the key skills separating published from unpublished authors. Publishers want to know (among other things) that …

Creative Writing

The Greatest Writing Tips the World has Ever Seen

<i>Originally by John Hatcher</i><p><i>"The best tip I ever heard was "Go to law school." I think this had as much to do with this person's assessment of my</i> …

4 ways to set yourself up for success when dealing with a manipulative coworker

Between office know-it-alls and other employees who spell trouble at work, there seem to be so many ways not to get along with those you spend so …

3 Rules for Becoming an Operationally Excellent Leader

Unless you've mastered these operational fundamentals, your organization will always be vulnerable to the competition.<p>Imagine you have a brilliant friend. He's always full of great ideas. Unfortunately, this friend rarely brushes his teeth, never flosses, and showers only occasionally. So when he …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

The Best Interview Questions We've Ever Published

Hiring is by far the biggest concern we hear from founders. Finding the right people to work at your company is high-stakes. Poor performers can take …

Every Leader Should Hear Legendary Football Coach Jimmy Johnson's Advice on Creating Great Teams

Valuable insights on what makes great teams successful from legendary football coach Jimmy Johnson.<p>Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of listening to the venerable football coach Jimmy Johnson while at a conference in Miami with the Entrepreneurs' Organization. He shared some insightful and …

Scientists digging in Swiss sewage find millions in gold and silver

By Travis M. Andrews<p>Travis M. Andrews<p>Pop culture reporter covering music, movies, TV, comedy and celebrity culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Even gold diggers might want to avoid this one.<p>An estimated 95 pounds of gold rush through Switzerland’s sewage pipes and its waste stations each year, according to a …

Precious Metals

Richard Thaler: 5 crucial money saving and life wisdoms from the 2017 Economic Nobel Prize winner

For much of the 20th century, many economists assumed people behaved rationally and in their own self-interest. If a person goes to the store and is …

University of Chicago

What I Learned From Bill Gates About Speaking Like a Boss (Even When You're Not)

One overlooked opportunity to step up as a leader in meetings.<p>As a leader, you're naturally aware of the need to plan your meeting's content to keep people on track and maximize impact. But how do you respond when the unexpected happens?<p>Learning to deal with the unpredictable in meetings can be …

The Top 40 Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century

40<p>‘The One I Love’ (2014)<p>It’s probably best not to know too much about this sci-fi–inflected indie before you watch – though it’s okay to be aware …

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