Melissa Rosno

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Warren Buffett Says Your Greatest Measure of Success at the End of Your Life Comes Down to 1 Word

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett is rarely wrong, especially when it comes to investment and innovation. As most of us know, the Oracle of Omaha is also a sage imparting wisdom that transcends industries and generations and cultures.<p>And <i>that</i> wisdom, however common-sensical​ (ever thought to …

Georgia Tech

LinkedIn's CEO Just Identified the Single Biggest Email Mistake You Can Make (and We're All Guilty)

In a recent interview with CNBC's Adam Bryant, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner shared his thoughts on a variety of business topics, including what he's learned about email over the years.<p>In doing so, he called out the practice that stands out as the single biggest mistake people make in email:<p>Writing too …

A psychologist’s trick to being more likable on dates and job interviews

Few situations are as anxiety-provoking as job interviews or first dates. Without appearing desperate, you’re trying to convince a stranger that you’re more worthy of their time, money, attention, and affection than a slew of strangers who you’ve probably never met. It’s awkward, and you’re …

Job Interviews

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

11 ways smart people deal with uncertainty

Our brains are hardwired to make much of modern life difficult. This is especially true when it comes to dealing with uncertainty. On the bright …

Emotional Intelligence

7 things that make great bosses unforgettable

Six times Google has topped Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. Most people assume that Google tops the list because of …

Self-improvement

12 lessons you learn or regret forever

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that’s switching careers, going back to school, or walking away …

Success

This 75-year Harvard study shows how to have lifetime joy

For over 75 years, Harvard’s Grant and Glueck study has tracked the physical and emotional health of two groups:<p>456 poor people in Boston from 1939 …

Relationships

6 Smart Things Super-Productive People Do to Stay That Way

As you train your brain to adapt these habits, you'll have a greater sense of control over your day.<p>I have seen countless habits that can keep a person from staying productive at work.<p>In the struggle to get more done amid so many distractions, we look to tools and techniques that work to our …

This 1 Time Management Shift Will Change The Way You Think About Your Priorities

There are better ways to let employees know how they should be spending their time.<p>One of the most common excuses a company manager or executive hears is, "I don't have enough time."<p>From the moment I started my first company in a flea market as a teenager (that went on to go public and eventually …

Make Time for Your Team: 7 Support Strategies That Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

As a manager, you're accountable to a lot of different people. Your team expects you to be their coach and support system for daily tasks. But when clients or executives are breathing down your neck, it's easy to prioritize their needs over those of your team members.<p>But remember, your employees …

Setting Up a Google Reminder is easy. Adjusting it takes a little know how.

When your to-do list includes items that don't need to be on a calendar, you need Google Reminders. This time-management feature can make it easy to …

The physics of stress-free productivity: Newton’s first law on getting things done the easy way

In 1685, Sir Isaac Newton — a genius physicist with long, curly, white hair — set out to mathematically prove how planets moved through space and …

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider these 3 questions before offering someone a job

Amazon is always looking to fill a ton of jobs.<p>But before you can land a corporate role with the online retail behemoth, you have to tick three …

Jeff Bezos

15 OF THE WORST REAL ESTATE INVESTING MISTAKES A BEGINNER CAN MAKE

Real estate investment can be a tough nut to crack. While some thrive in the industry and rise to the top, others struggle to find success. But what …

The power of self-awareness: How to build successful teams

Self-awareness has become a management buzzword — let’s hope for the right reasons.<p>Self-awareness is not something new. Throughout history, the most …

Negotiating necessities: Powerful tactics to get what you want

Self-Assessment Quiz – True or False:<p>I feel comfortable speaking up at meetings.<br>• I have created a team of people I can go to for help.<br>• I am aware of my …

The No. 1 Mistake People Make When Handling Tough Conversations

No one enjoys difficult discussions, but if you want them to actually be helpful to your team, you're gonna need to lose the teleprompter.<p>I hardly have to tell you that the role of a leader is an important one. You're responsible for guiding and motivating your team to achieve its goals, and when …

Here’s the difference between leading and managing a team

<b>What’s the difference between leading and managing a team?</b><p>It takes great leaders and talent to grow a successful company. One of the best …

52 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Success in Your Career and Personal Life

Sometimes all you need is one little spark. So here are 52 to choose from.<p>While there are as many ways to define success as there are people, there is one thing we all have in common: We're all trying to be more successful. (That's why I wrote a book about achieving huge goals.)<p>Since success starts …

Saying Yes to Any of These 8 Questions Reveals You're Way More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Think

Ever wonder what your strengths and limitations are in emotional intelligence? Now you know.<p>There's no shortage of content available on the popular topic emotional intelligence -- it's everywhere, and found to be one of the most desired qualities for personal and professional development.<p>But …

Insurance shoppers gain new service channel with artificial intelligence chatbot

Major auto insurance provider Progressive may be best known for Flo, its iconic spokesperson. The company wanted to take advantage of customers’ …

Remodeling 101: A Guide to the Only 7 Types of Tile You Need to Know

Europeans have long had a love affair with tile. Walk into almost any café in Paris or Seville or Lisbon and you’ll see glorious tiled surfaces, …

If You Don't Do These 4 Things, Your Meetings Might Just Be a Complete Waste of Time

The truth that most leaders don't want to hear.<p>Have you ever stopped to do the math behind meetings?<p>Every time you bring 10 people together in an one hour meeting, you are basically trading 10 hours of productivity for one. That means you're sacrificing nine hours in the process.<p>Considering that …

How to Escape Inner Turmoil

Inner turmoilIf the world seems to be in turmoil, this doesn't mean you live in unique times. The world "out there" has always been a source of …

16 Diagrams That Will Help You Chill The Fuck Out

Consider this your chill manual.

Self-improvement

Here’s What Happens When Employees Have Flexible Work Hours

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

9 quick science-approved things you can do to make your mornings better.

Mornings are tough...<p>Whether you're one of those mythical "morning people" who actually set their alarm as early as possible just to, I don't know, …

Google and Facebook employees are flocking to a startup that's raised ~$70 million to shake up the real estate world

But it wasn't a traditional real estate transaction. The 20 investors weren't private equity funds; the property wasn't even listed by a big brokerage firm. And the entire process, from the day it was listed to time it was completed, took a matter of weeks rather than months.<p>The four-building …

Build This Table From One Sheet of Plywood

It's a simple DIY project with an elegant result: Buy a single sheet of birch plywood and you'll be able to cut all the pieces you need for this table.<p>It's a simple DIY project with an elegant result: Buy a single sheet of birch plywood and you'll be able to cut all the pieces you need for this …

Power Tools