Jill Bobowick

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16 Ways to Create Your Own Happiness at Work

Happy people are 36 percent more motivated, six times more energized, and twice as productive as their unhappy counterparts.<p>Let's face it, happiness and work do not tend to go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found that just 13 percent of us …

How to Get the Most Out of Having a Mentor

Three Dog Night got something right when they sang, “One is the loneliest number that you’ll ever do.” And as entrepreneurs we pretty much feel …

The Best Sweet Potato Cupcakes You've Ever Had

Sweet potato cupcakes are just what you should serve post-Thanksgiving dinner. One sweet little cupcake is the best way to end a fabulous meal.<p>Is it just me, or are sweet potatoes too often overlooked? They’re always given the backseat to Russet potatoes with dinner, which I honestly don’t …

Cupcakes

The Most Important Question In A Job Interview

My daughter’s first non-babysitting job was a job at a fast-growing national fast food chain. My daughter worked at the fast food place for about six months before she moved up to a job in her school’s library.<p>One day she called me to get my take on a conversation she’d had with her manager. “Mom,” …

Can Mindfulness at Work Help Busy Executives?

Can Mindfulness at work help busy executives get more done and be better bosses? Yes!!<p>Do you ever feel you've been busy all day and didn't get much done? You may not have realized it at the time but you were likely multitasking all day; helping co-workers and clients, switching from task to task, …

4 Things You Can Do to Brand Yourself Like a Big C-Suite Executive

Did you know that it's harder to get a seat in the c-suite than it is to become a professional sports player? The c-suite is such an elusive club that the leaders in it seem to be elusive themselves. Even the headliners like Richard Branson and Bill Gates still have an air of elusiveness about them.<p>…

The Tastes You'll Crave...

2013 has been a year full of cupcakes, sriracha, and pretzel buns. What's coming next? Forecasts from the National Restaurant Association, restaurant trade magazines, and restaurant-research firms map the food trends that will have diners salivating in 2014.

Food

How to Take Amazing Vacation Photos With Your Phone

<i>Roberto Trm / Flickr</i><p>There may be no better travel companion than your smartphone. Beyond putting useful information at your fingertips, these devices allow you to take detailed, high-quality images on the fly, often replacing bulky digital SLR cameras. While the smartphone camera's point-and-shoot …

Mobile Photography

Need Proof That We Need More Women In Leadership? Here It Is

Photographer: Winnie Au; Designer: Gabriela Alford.<p>Over the past few decades, snowboarding has gone from being a rebel winter sport to having a solid …

5 Golden Pieces of Leadership Advice for Young Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m sure that most entrepreneurs and business leaders would confess to having been in a situation of feeling overwhelmed and in over their head.<p>In such circumstances, leaders might rely on the “say yes to everything now and figure it out …

Leadership