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10 Reasons Nice Bosses Finish First

Many bosses assume that a leader needs to be aloof and tough on employees in order to be effective. They fear that looking "soft" will erode their employee's motivation and respect for them. To prove their case, they cite examples of brilliant leaders who modeled a tough leadership style and low …

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Science shows that some hobbies (like learning a musical instrument) can make you smarter, while others will have a positive impact on your work performance. But according to a new study out of New Zealand the benefits of a pursuing your creative passion in your free time extend far beyond these …

The First Step to Becoming a Great Leader Is Becoming a Great Follower

Look up to the likes of Elon Musk and Steve Jobs, but understand there is a crucial first step before reaching those heights.<p>Let's be honest, admiring the likes of Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is inspiring, but it can also be intimidating. While these larger-than-life leaders show us what's possible, …

John Legend Lays Down 4 Steps To Maximize Your Creativity

And who wouldn’t heed the creative advice of a 10-time Grammy winner?<p>John Legend is not a proud man.<p>Sure, he has much to be proud <i>of</i> (10 Grammys, an Academy Award for Best Original Song, two NAACP Image Awards, etc.) but when it comes to his career as a solo artist, he’s not above creating a …

How to Have a Positive Powerful Presence

What impact do you have when you enter a room? What do people feel when you leave?<p><b>Being powerful means that people experience something, positive or</b> …

9 Surprising Benefits Of Meditation

The science-backed benefits of meditation, from your brain to your bowels and beyond.<p><b>1. Reunites You with Your Car Keys</b><p>Memory-training exercises? Sure -- or you could meditate/visualize/yoga your way to improved cognition, according to a small study of older adults.<p><b>2. Turns Your Frown Upside …

What It Really Means To Be A Leader (And What It Takes)

First let's explore what it means to be a leader.<p>A leader is not just someone who manages a big team or a company.<p>When I talk about leadership I'm talking about being the leader of your life first and foremost, then a leader in your career or business.<p>Leadership is also about having brand presence …

Do These 4 Things To Foster New Creativity

This post on creativity is the final segment in my series on “How to be a Collaborative Partner.”<p>Consider this: Dave Myers, an employee working for Gore-Tex fabric innovator W.L. Gore, was tinkering with some new ideas one workday—taking advantage of the company’s 10 percent daily allotment of …

Creativity

The 1 Reason Leaders Fail That Has Nothing to Do With 'Leadership'

After consulting for Nike, Johnson & Johnson, Spotify, and more, Chris Barz-Brown has an unconventional solution to the fundamental problem leaders face.<p>As a leadership coach, Chris Barz-Brown is an unconventional dude.<p>Even sitting next to Steve Wozniak in front of over 100,000 people at this …

Meditation for Stress Relief

It's not much fun to live in an environment that's stressful, pressurizing and completely inferior to your well-being. For some, this environment is at their workplace, while others might find it hard to find peace within their own home -- I'm looking at you, parents.<p>America is known for being a …

Create the Habit of Meditation

First of all, you don't have to be religious to meditate. Treat meditation as a relaxation technique, very much like getting a massage for your mind. …

Inside the Well-Traveled Sketchbooks of Artist Dina Brodsky | Colossal

<p>Artist Dina Brodsky has many focuses to her practice, painting in miniature on canvas and paper, and recently turning to her family, friends, and …

4 Ways Leaders Kill Productivity

You may be holding your business back without even realizing it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” – Peter F. Drucker<p>As a business leader and a blogger, my level of productivity is greatly …

The Mindset Shift All Great Leaders Make To Turn Conflict Into Cooperation

Whose emotions are you considering? Yours, or theirs.<p>If you have ever been in a leadership position, then you know your primary challenge is keeping the team working toward the same goal, together.<p>Where so many leaders fall short is they begin to see themselves as separate. It's them, and then the …

5 Boneheaded Ways Smart People Fail

Most businesses are run by highly intelligent people. Yet, when things fall apart it’s usually due to these highly intelligent leaders’ stupid mistakes. Tragedies happen when smart leaders, who are otherwise great, sabotage themselves, day after day, with mistakes that they can’t see but are …

Leadership

33 Tips for How to Make Digital Artworks That Look Hand-made

Illustrators who work digitally or with mixed media have revealed to us how they create their best work - including where they find their brushes and …

One bowl brownies

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 180°C. Line a 20cm square cake tin with non-stick baking paper.<p>Step 2<p>Melt butter and chocolate together in a medium saucepan …

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Where Creativity Comes From

Creativity has enabled humans to conquer every corner of this planet. Indeed our yen for innovation is one of the most salient characteristics of our …

These Yoga, Exercise, and Meditation Apps Can Help You Shake That Stress

Americans, as many will admit, are perpetually overworked and invariably sedentary. Despite the endless options for getting in shape—gym memberships, …

15 TED talks that offer career advice you've probably never heard before

But often some of the most valuable advice is the stuff that doesn't get repeated ad nauseam.<p>Thankfully, unconventional thinking is at home on the TED stage, and there are plenty of talks that feature some insightful, if not counterintuitive, career wisdom.<p>Here are some of the best talks:

Even the Worst Artists Can Learn to Draw With This Kids' App

Want to learn to draw basic cartoons? Pick up your phone and download Artie’s Magic Pencil, a new educational app by a digital design studio that …

How to Increase Your Creativity Using 5 Simple Words | Inc.com

It's simple. There are five three-letter words that creative people use more than anyone else. If you use these words (or derivatives of them) often in conversations, you must be a creative person. Use a voice recorder when you start a conversation. Record your phone conversations. Watch videos of …

You Can Write Your Way Out of an Emotional Funk. Here’s How.

James Pennebaker, a distinguished professor at the University of Texas, got married right out of college in the early ‘70s. Three years after his …

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Want To Be More Productive And Creative? Collaborate Less

Collaboration has defined the world of work for decades. This former IDEO designer says these days, it’s showing its limits.<p>Something’s afoot in the future of work, but it’s hush-hush. People don’t like talking about it.<p>“I know it is ugly to say ‘unicorn,’ but yeah, you kinda do have to be the …

7 Leadership Superpowers You Might Not Know You Have

Build on these personal traits to become a more effective leader.<p>What does it take to be a great leader?<p>Once upon a time, birth order and …

The Francis Effect: The Lessons of Collaborative Leadership in the Catholic Church

Despite being in office only a few years, Pope Francis has already created significant change in the ministry of the Catholic Church.<p>President John …

30-Minute Power Yoga Flow For Tight Abs and a Toned Butt

A good yoga flow, when the poses are connected into a flowing sequence directed by your breath, makes for a great two-in-one workout providing flexibility training and strength training all at once. This 30-minute yoga session, led by Jess Taras and inspired by NYC- and LA-based Y7 Studio, is a …

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10 Annoying Leadership Habits

Sep 25, 2016 By Maurice Decastro In Advice<p>Leadership is probably one of the most written about skills in business today.<p><i>‘In a world where, faster,</i> …

11 Surprising Habits Of Powerful People

Power gets a bad rap, but only because people pursue it for the wrong reasons. When power is pursued for the right reasons, it can be a tremendous force for good.<p>Niccolo Machiavelli spread the belief that people can only become powerful by exploiting the worst aspects of human nature. One of this …

How to Take an Ivy League Class for Free Online

Be an Ivy Leaguer without ever setting foot on campus.<p>Ivy League schools like Harvard and Yale come with a lot of prestige, some are even the setting …