Odette Bancilhon

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Do we have a ‘preferred style’ of learning?

Many of us have a preference for the way we learn – either by watching an expert or having a go ourselves. Is this the easiest way for us to learn things?<p>When you trying are something new, do you learn more easily from diagrams, from someone telling you how to do it, or by having a go yourself? You …

Pedagogy

Corporate Ethics In The Era Of Millennials

Corporate social responsibility has been added to the growing list of demands that investors, customers and employees present to companies.<p>In 2015, 81 percent of Fortune 500 companies published sustainability reports, up from 20 percent in 2011, according to a report released by the Governance & …

The Swift Rise--and Fall--of America's One-Time Fastest-Growing Company

Tablet maker Fuhu was No. 1 on the Inc. 500 two years in a row. Then it went bankrupt. Here's the exclusive inside story of what happened.<p>Jim Mitchell's morning ritual was as consistent as the Southern California sunshine. After fruit, bacon, and a blueberry muffin at Martha's 22nd Street Grill in …

Mobile Devices

Figure Out the Leadership Style That Fits Who You Are

We all want to be part of a great success story. To run, start, or play a senior role in a company that wins big or changes the course of its industry. To launch a brand that dazzles customers and dominates its markets. To be the kind of executive or entrepreneur who creates jobs, generates wealth, …

Leadership

Millennials Are Building Amazing Companies. See For Yourself.

Millennials are entering their startup prime. Get a taste of the incredible companies they create.<p>This year, the youngest of the 75.4 million Millennials are about the age Mark Zuckerberg was when he launched Facebook--19. The oldest Millennials, at 35, have been starting companies for years. …

Entrepreneurship

How Drybar Plans To Blow Away The Competition

Six years after opening its first salon, Drybar is on track to do $100 million in sales this year. Here's how it got there.<p><b>Nora Ephron wrote</b> fondly of her twice-weekly blowout regimen in 2006.<p>“It's cheaper by far than psychoanalysis, and much more uplifting,” the late writer quipped in her book <i>I</i> …

How To Tell Great Stories During Presentations

By now, most of us have heard how crucial storytelling is to a presentation. But it's not always the easiest thing to do: Which story do you choose to illustrate your message, and what parts do you leave out? What's the best way to deliver the story once you've chosen it? I've provided an easy …

These Edible Six-Pack Rings Don't Strangle Marine Life - They Feed Them

FINALLY.<p>We all know what six-pack rings can do to wildlife if they’re not disposed of properly. One of the most famous examples is this beautiful …

Pollution

How To Network When You Hate Small Talk

Easy strategies to break the ice and build relationships.<p>I'm always saying that there comes a point in an entrepreneur's life when success is no longer down to what they know. It's down to who they know. They succeed because they have the right partners, a big support network, and contacts that can …

Entrepreneurship

Inside Palantir, Silicon Valley's Most Secretive Company

A cache of internal documents shows that despite growing revenue, Palantir has lost top-tier clients, is struggling to stem staff departures, and isn't collecting most of the money it touts in high-value deals.<p><b>A trove of internal</b> documents and insider interviews has pulled back the curtain on one …

Bottled air started as a joke. Now China can't get enough.

BEIJING — Moses Lam was an overworked mortgage broker when he started selling bags of air from Canada on eBay as a joke.<p>Now his company, Vitality …

How This Founder Gets the Most From Her Millennial Workers

Mona Bijoor, the founder of fashion marketplace Joor, talks about managing Millennials, hiring overseas, and the pain of putting processes in place.<p>Six years after its founding, wholesale fashion marketplace Joor has ample venture capital, is on track to bring in about $30 million in revenues in …

Employment

How Giphy's Alex Chung created a $300 million GIF empire

<i>This article was first published in the June 2016 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted</i> …

10 Simple Patterns of the Most Insanely Successful People

Here are some proven patterns for achieving your goals, gathered through numerous in-person interviews of successful people from all walks of life.<p>Success takes many forms. You can have monetary success, political success, in the form of power, or even cultural success, in the form of fame.<p>I spent …

Self-improvement

Nestlé’s Half-Billion-Dollar Noodle Debacle in India

<b>By Erika Fry</b><p>Photograph by The Voorhes for Fortune Magazine; Type by Sinelab<p>April 26, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p><i>Nestlé spent three decades building a beloved</i> …

9 Free Business Productivity Tools For Startups

<i>Starting a business can be a daunting endeavor, especially if all you have is a cool product and not enough capital. In the tech world, or in any</i> …

What's in a business plan? | Business Queensland

A business plan is a document that details how you will handle all the important aspects of your business. It combines several other plans that can …

Best Website on Marketing Strategy, Marketing Plan, and Marketing Management

In this section, you will find 17 excellent powerpoint slides on marketing and strategy. All slides are designed in powerpoint files (ppt) so that …