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The Four Truths of the Storyteller

I’m in the business of creating compelling stories. As a filmmaker, I need to understand how stories touch audiences—why one story is an instantly appealing box office success while another fails miserably to connect. I’ve been fortunate enough to work with some of the world’s most talented …

Want To Become A Multi-Millionaire? Do These 15 Things Immediately.

<b>“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a</b> …

Self-improvement

What It Takes to Train The Next Generation of Innovators

<i>This article was published on</i> <i>GrowthX Academy’s Blog</i> <i>on August 28, 2017.</i><p>Sean Sheppard, founder of GrowthX Academy, discusses the critical skills for …

Innovation Economy

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Writing

42 Books That Will Make You A Better Person (Each Described In 1 Sentence)

If you read a lot, it can be easy for all the books to blur together. Especially as the years pass, it can be difficult to even remember what books …

Books

Focus on Your Behavior, Let go of Outcomes

There are few things in life that make a person as miserable and ineffective as attempting to control that which is inherently uncontrollable.<p>Many …

Will Power

How to 1) Get Into Peak States, 2) Make Bold Decisions, 3) Invest In Yourself, and 4) Achieve Your Most Audacious Goals

In the book, Principles, Ray Dalio, one of the world’s wealthiest and most intelligent people, suggests a 5-step process for achieving big goals:<p><b>Have</b> …

Self-improvement

How to Consistently Act From Your Deepest “Why” and Optimize Your Time

It is the <b>norm to waste</b> large portions of one’s time.<p>Most people have <b>very low standards</b> for how they use their time.<p>They don’t have clarity about <b>where</b> …

Entrepreneurship

The reason time seems to speed up as we grow older could be down to something called 'chunking' — here's what it means

Another new year, another opportunity to say: "Where did the last 12 months go?"<p>It's very common to hear people say that it feels like time is slipping away faster and faster as they get older. Many of us will be guilty of making the remarks, because sometimes it does feel like a year can be gone …

Psychology

11 Success Rules That Matter Much More Than Your New Year's Resolutions | Inc.com

At the turn of each calendar year, we enthusiastically embrace two traditions: "the year in review" and "the new year's resolution". Both almost always let us down. One takes the form of nostalgically hailing what was good, and bemoaning what was bad, past tense. It's entertaining, but it doesn't …

Success

Why women have always been essential to white supremacist movements

Any social movement demanding a radical transformation of society needs the support and leadership of women. In 2017, women led the largest protest …

Feminism

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LinkedIn

7 Ways To Make Immediate Success Your Only Option

Change doesn’t happen until <i>it must</i> happen. Inner drive is far from sufficient; its failed you many times in the past.<p>Necessity is the mother of …

Self-improvement

4 Common Things Leaders Say That Get Misinterpreted By Employees | Inc.com

In the 1980s, psychologist John Gottman began researching newlyweds. One of things he and his colleagues discovered is, well, shocking to say the least: Divorce can be predicted within 15 minutes, and with 94 percent accuracy, by studying a couple's micro-expressions (brief, involuntary facial …

Employment

How to Create a ‘Mindful Home’ That Will Help You Recharge

Control of technology key to a healthier, happier life<p>The secret to a mindful home, experts warn, is that “we need to know how to and when to unplug …

Mindfulness

20 Lessons from a Century of General Electric Storytelling

<i>Unless otherwise noted, all photo credit is to the GE archives.</i><p>Over the last 15 years, over 52% of the Fortune 500 companies have gone extinct. A …

50 free online courses for creatives and entrepreneurs

For creative people, learning should be a lifelong commitment. But it needn’t be a financial commitment, with these free online courses.<p>All of the …

Online Education

Creativity & Innovation Workshops

Unlocking creative potential is key to economic growth<p>Creativity is not the mystical attribute reserved for the lucky few. Creativity is a skill you …

Six Ways to Grow Your Job

In today’s resource-constrained environment, many of us are delivering 120% on the current demands of our job—but devoting little time to developing ourselves further or positioning ourselves for a future move. As one of my executive MBA students recently told me, “I know that I have to carve out …

How To Evolve Your Own Job And Stay Relevant

It’s dangerous to rely on your job description to tell you what to do, or to wait for your manager to fine-tune your job. It’s much safer, valuable, and satisfying to do it yourself. Here’s how.<p>Your job description gets stale the moment when it is first given to you. Then you need figure out how to …

Employment

Want To Become A Multi-Millionaire? Do These 14 Things Immediately.

<i>“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a</i> …

Self-improvement

The Positopian Manifesto

There I was, riddled with an addiction that I had been battling for years, asking myself that age-old question, “<i>Do I do it, or do I not do it?</i>”<p>I …

Like It Or Not, Employee Branding is The Way Forward For Organizations

Wondering why organizations find it hard to engage employees? Unclear why communication directed at employees doesn’t get the attention it deserves? …

Employee Engagement

Art Director

What is an Art Director?<p>An art director is someone who is responsible for the visual style and images in magazines, newspapers, product packaging, …

Get the job you want

<i>All of the incredibly good illustrations in this post are © Lunchbreath</i><p>Chances are that if you’re reading this post then your title in work is one of …

Equipping people to stay ahead of technological change

WHEN education fails to keep pace with technology, the result is inequality. Without the skills to stay useful as innovations arrive, workers …

Education

Staying ahead of the robots - how should we approach skills development?

The “how freaked out should we be about robotic automation?” debate is tiresome. Does it really matter if we are alarmists and see a crisis coming, …

Stop Chasing Alignment, Homogeneous Cultures Are a Myth

“Culture is everything people do.” — Unknown<p>There are over 36,800,000 results when you <i>Google</i> “Cultural Alignment”. I will save you the reading time …

10 Uncomfortable Things You Should Do if You Want to Be Happy and Successful

<b>10 Uncomfortable Things That Will Make You</b> Happy and Successful<p>“Growth and comfort do not coexist” — Ginni Rometty<p>Wouldn’t it be fantastic if the …

Self-improvement