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How To Delegate So Work Doesn’t Come Back to You

Do you pass work to someone only when you feel overwhelmed? This method will save you frustration and help grow new talent on your team.<p>It can be hard to calm your inner control freak, but the higher you climb the ladder, the more imperative it is to delegate work. It’s not always easy.<p>Letting go …

Tomato, Tomahto: The Only Productivity Technique You’ll Ever Need

Ever amaze yourself with just how much you can accomplish when the clock is ticking and the adrenaline is pumping? The only productivity technique …

Mobile Learning Handbook Offers Tips on Choosing Apps for Education

The handbook includes practical advice on creating applications for education and advises parents and educators on how best to use mobile learning …

Your Late-Night Emails Are Hurting Your Team

Around 11 p.m. one night, you realize there’s a key step your team needs to take on a current project. So, you dash off an email to the team members while you’re thinking about it.<p>No time like the present, right?<p>Wrong. As a productivity trainer specializing in attention management, I’ve seen over …

Can E-learning bridge the national educational gap? | | IT News Africa – Africa's Technology News Leader

March 11, 2015 • Education, Features, Southern Africa, Top Stories<p>Athol Wesselink, Chief Technical Engineer at OpenWeb. (Image Source: OpenWeb).<p>The …

If You Love Your Job Don’t Read This Post

These truths about the business world may seem unpleasant at first, but they're actually the best news you could possibly get.<p>I'm serious. If you love your job as it is, don't read this post because it's going to providesome important truths that you probably don't want to hear. So if you love your …

The Science Behind Good Vibes: How Mindfulness Actually Works

Oct 30, 2012 by EDITOR<p>The Science Behind Good Vibes: How Mindfulness Actually Works<p>Achieving mindfulness through meditation has helped people …

What Is Strategy?The Three Levels of Strategy

You've probably heard the term "business strategy" used in the workplace.<p>But what <i>is</i> strategy, exactly? And are you aware that you need different …

5 Ways To Exert Your Influence At Work -- Without Making Office Enemies

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Let’s face it: Conflicts with coworkers can be some of the trickiest interpersonal issues to resolve.<p>‪Because, unlike with friends, you don’t get to pick your office mates. And, unlike with family, you can’t lean on Mom to referee your arguments.‬<p>‪To make …

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Focus On A Forward-Thinking Company Culture

Everyone looks for some magic formula on how to succeed at work, but to be honest, it’s not all that complicated.<p>I remember my boss once asked me, …

How To Talk About Gender Bias at Work

You may want to sit down for this one. A recent study shows that fewer large companies are run by woman than by men with the name John. In fact, …

Here's the Secret to a Perfect Networking Meeting

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>A few months ago, I worked with a client (let’s …

20 Things You Shouldn't Do Before Bed

Getting a good night’s sleep is important for your mood, your energy levels, and your overall health. It’s also dependent on what you do during the …

13 Habits of Exceptionally Likable People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few—the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It’s easy to fall prey to this …

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10 Slimming Foods To Eat Every Day

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, stock your kitchen with these go-to eats and you'll slim down—no huge effort required.<p><b>1) Artichokes</b><p>Fermented foods such as yogurt are weight-loss wonders because they're packed with probiotics, the healthy bacteria that live in your gut, help your body digest …

Elevate Visual Thinking Skills using MindMeister

Overview<p>Communicating our scattered thoughts in a logical and coherent manner is a challenge for learners of all ages. Perfecting the art of putting …

4 Steps To Becoming More Adaptable To Change

In a world that’s only going to become more complex, here’s how to adjust your mind-set to take the fear out of the inevitable.<p>The world can seem like a daunting, complicated place at times, especially considering the perpetually increasing complexity of our jobs.<p>I could count on a single hand the …

Salesforce straps sales analytics to Apple Watch

Graphs and notifications of opportunities coming to your wrist in a few weeksNever one to miss out on a bandwagon, Salesforce is trying to point out …

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Slowdown Expected in K-12 Mobile Device Growth for 2015

The market for mobile computing devices in K-12 worldwide has grown by 18 percent, according to new analysis by Futuresource Consulting.

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THREE WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT LEADERSHIP AND WHY YOU MUST

5 Great iPad Apps for Running Surveys and Polls in Class

March 5, 2015<br>Surveys and polls can serve a wide variety of educational purposes. As a teacher, you can use them to initiate quick formative …

New tips, trends, and insights from the world's leading enterprise cloud ecosystem in sales, service, marketing, community, analytics, and apps

Trail of the Month<p>INTERVIEW SERIES<p>Tips for Success<p>BLOG SERIES<p>Real Trailblazer Stories to Inspire You<p>Jul 09, 2018 By Sabrina Barekzai<p>It's back and …

Leading in the Age of Creativity

Learn to lead in ways that help, rather than tell people to grow, and align personal motivations with what your company needs.<p>Creativity and innovation are key to building any successful organizations. But organizational creativity comes from inspiring and leading people, which is anything but easy.<p>…

5 Announcements at CES 2015 That Could Affect Education

The announcements that shake up the technology industry at the annual International Consumer Electronics Show don’t always create ripples in the …

McGraw-Hill joins edtech accelerator trend, possibly disrupting itself

Last week, McGraw-Hill finally announced it would be investing in an accelerator called EDSi, run by the University of Pennsylvania. There have been …

5 Creativity Myths You Probably Believe

Let’s start with a fact: We are all capable of conceiving new, useful ideas. Unfortunately our chances of doing this are hampered by a few stubborn …

Lessons Learned — Why the Failure of Systems Thinking Should Inform the Future of Design Thinking

"You never learn by doing something right ‘cause you already know how to do it. You only learn from making mistakes and correcting them." Russell Ackoff<p>“You never learn by doing something right ‘cause you already know how to do it. You only learn from making mistakes and correcting them.”<br>Russell …