Manish Gupta

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No Studio? No Problem! Part 4: Photography Lighting Tips for Shooting in Tight Spaces

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

How to Use Shutter Speed for More Powerful Images

Recall the last time someone complimented your photography. Did they compliment <i>you</i> or did they compliment your camera? Surely, we’ve all heard it at …

How to Deal with Unfamiliar Situations

Have you recently switched jobs or positions and wondered “What’s going on here?” Have you been given a new task or a new technology that’s completely unfamiliar? Are you working with people who come from different backgrounds and not really sure if you’re all on the same page? Dealing with …

Why Good Managers Are So Rare

Gallup has found that one of the most important decisions companies make is simply whom they name manager. Yet our analysis suggests that they usually get it wrong. In fact, Gallup finds that companies fail to choose the candidate with the right talent for the job 82% of the time.<p>Bad managers cost …

How To Reboot A Bad Day In 10 Minutes Or Less

When your day seems like it’s imploding, here are four ways to hit the reset button to clear your mind.<p>We’ve all been there. Your boss schedules an emergency meeting on top of an already jam-packed day. A client calls with a last-minute project. And your new mattress delivery has been rescheduled …

Why Leaders Are Poor Communicators

If you were to name the worst leader you’ve encountered, I’ll make a bet that one of your criticisms involves poor communications skills. Communications is intertwined with leadership, both good and bad. The universal need for leaders to develop strong, transparent, motivating communications is so …

Bill Gates: People Don't Realize How Many Jobs Will Soon Be Replaced By Software Bots

Speaking at Washington, D.C., economic think tank The American Enterprise Institute on Thursday, Gates said that within 20 years, a lot of jobs will go away, replaced by software automation ("bots" in tech slang, though Gates used the term "software substitution").<p>This is what he said:<p>"Software …

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The Story Of How One Startup Employee Doubled His Stock Options By Asking One Tough Question

Last week, we published an extremely popular story about three ways that can happen.<p>To recap:<p>Employees don't understand the difference between common stock, which they own, and preferred stock, which their company's investors own. This can leave employees earning less from their company getting …

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A Simple Chart That Explains Why You're Addicted To Certain Products

How do companies create habit forming products? It's simple: They manufacture them.<p>In 2008 Nir Eyal was part of a team of Stanford MBAs starting a company backed by "some of the brightest investors in Silicon Valley."<p>They wanted to build a platform to place ads into online social games. Eyal …

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