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7 Insightful Tips for Succeeding as a Senior Executive Leader

Succeeding as a senior executive leader requires empowering the team and articulating the vision.<p>Having worked with outstanding leaders as a Navy SEAL in combat and built high-performing teams in the business world, I have developed unique insights into the leadership qualities necessary for being …

Tinkerbox House

Surrounded by over 10 acres of forest in the Hudson Valley, the Tinkerbox House uses the owner's hobbies as the focus of its design. The process …

40 Interview Questions That Will Sort the Great from the Good | Inc.com

​Interviewing people for jobs can very difficult, especially for leadership or management positions. You often have only a limited time available to ask questions, and many candidates are so well prepared it can be difficult to get beneath the polished veneer that they are looking to present, and …

Employment

26 Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed

The simpler we keep things, the more successful we will be. It's as simple as that.<p>One of the things that never ceases to amaze me, is the lengths that some people go to overcomplicate even the simplest of tasks. I have no clue what value they see in the added complexity, or why they would think it …

15 Signs You Need to Fire Your Boss

You spend too much time at work to be miserable. If you experience any of these bad manager behaviors, it's time to fire your boss.<p>In the U.S., the average employee spends almost 40% of their total living hours at work.<p>Think of that: Almost half of your day is spent at work. That's 4-times the …

7 Reasons Your Dream Won’t Become a Reality

Your dream can only become a reality if you stop sabotaging yourself.<p>This title may seem harsh, but it's an unfortunate reality that most people won't ever achieve their greatest hopes and dreams in life. However, this isn't meant to be a cynical perspective on why dreams can't be achieved--on the …

9 Powerful Ways to Get the Most Out of Every Negotiation | Inc.com

If you're in business, you negotiate-every day of the week. While you may not be negotiating multimillion-dollar deals with customers or vendors, chances are you're negotiating all sorts of things-from a hoped-for raise, to a flexible work schedule, to a plum assignment on a product development …

Anger Management

This One Trait Matters to Employers More Than Any Other | Inc.com

Likability at work is overrated.<p>We've all heard the stories about the boss who does an interview and decides to hire someone because the boss would hang out with that person after work. Strangely, that hiring metric never shows up at the <i>Harvard Business Review</i>.<p>What employers and fellow employees …

Employment

10 Huge Time-Wasting Mental Habits | Inc.com

All of us seem to feel as though we don't have enough time, but few of us consider that we're indulging in behaviors that suck up our time for no possible purpose. Here are 10 common time wasters that we can all live without:<p>1. Wondering what other people are thinking.<p>Until such time as we invent …

Self-help

5 Presentation Tips From the World Champion of Public Speaking | Inc.com

Public speaking can be terrifying for many people simply because they're not accustomed to having a room full of people paying attention to their every word and action. There are also plenty of people brimming with self-confidence who, due to a lack of practice or preparation, give a presentation …

Public Speaking

10 Common Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make | Inc.com

How well you use words can make a lasting impression on people. Wield those words skillfully and people may perceive you in any number of positive lights--as intelligent, poised, persuasive, funny, to name a few. But even one little grammatical slip can have the opposite effect.<p>It's a topic that …

Language

10 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Happy People

What you decide not to do can make a huge difference in your life.<p>Join Shark Tank’s Daymond John, MailChimp's Ben Chestnut, Drybar's Alli Webb, Boxed's Chieh Huang, Harry’s Jeff Raider, and hundreds of scrappy and trailblazing entrepreneurs at this year's Grow Your Company Conference in New …

New Orleans

3 Steps for Breaking Your Addiction to Big Customers | Inc.com

Is your business overly reliant on one key customer? Is your organization tied closely to one client or partner or supplier? If that customer went away, would your world come to a screeching halt? The rule of thumb I've always heard is that no customer should be more than 25% of your business (and …

Business Strategy

Vibia Plus Ceiling Lamps Offering a Diffuse and Even Light Distribution

We stumbled across the imposing <b>Vibia Plus ceiling lamps</b>, a series of interesting lighting pieces designed by X. Claramunt and M. de Mas. Offering a …

Transparency Hidden Behind a Sober Facade: Casa Jacarandas

Located in Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico, this contemporary family home photographed by Mito Covarubias hides its true open nature from prying eyes. Part …

Lofty Australian Beach Home Dressed in Pacific Teak

Conveying a carefully structured mixture of wood and concrete into an inviting Australian beach home, the design team behind this project wonderfully …

When Strict Regulations Are a Blessing in Disguise: Komai Residence

Before this spectacularly <b>triangular home</b> rose on a corner property in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, USA, the cramped lot offered …

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Hobby Influences Interior: Project for Music Lovers in Venezuela

<b>Grand Europa Apartment</b> is a wonderful project designed by <b>Farid Chacón</b> and <b>Claudia Urdaneta</b> of NMD|NOMADAS for a family who lives and “breathes” …

6 Silly Myths About Selling | Inc.com

There's a lot of bullsh*t about selling floating around the business world. Here are some popular examples of what passes for "wisdom"--and why each is awful advice.<p>Myth 1. Friendliness counts!<p>Customers deeply resent it when a seller is too friendly too quickly. Customers don't really want to be …

Customers

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Innovative and Practical Motion Sensor LED Strip Lighting by e3light

This lighting project began its first developments in Spring of 2011 when the owner of <b>e3light</b>, <b>Flemming Viktor Andersen</b>, was making a total renovation …

Sam Bacharach: How Effective Leaders Prepare for Negotiation | Inc.com

Video Transcript<p><b>00:11 Samuel Bacharach:</b> When I was a beginning academic, which was a while ago, they basically talked about bargaining theory. It's strange because the notion of negotiation sort of blossoms much more lately, but when I was in graduate school we talked about bargaining theory. And …

Leadership

Quit Using These 10 Words to Describe Yourself on LinkedIn | Inc.com

Words can make a huge impact.<p>Or not.<p>Even the most descriptive, most meaningful words can lose all meaning when they're used too often. That's why most corporate communications don't really say anything. Clichés, hyperbole, and buzzwords may sound impressive, but over time--since everyone uses …

Social Media Marketing

Pavilion-Like House Designed as a Lake Retreat by RES4

RES4 designed the second home of a young mother and her son who live in Manhattan, nearby the lake, away from the city rush, a pavilion-like house. …

The Exclusive Cozy & Breezy Villa Olive in Saint-Tropez

Located in the most famous resort on the French Riviera, Saint Tropez, <b>Villa Olive</b> is one of those fancy luxury houses where dreaming, relaxing and …

Designer Drills Holes into Quarters, Turns Them into Rings

Designer Nicholas Heckaman of The Ring Tree meticulously handcrafts detailed rings out of US coins. The Gainesville, Florida-based designer first discovered his skill when he was looking for the perfect ring to propose to his girlfriend with. He managed to create a special engagement ring out of a …

Jewelry

The Best Job Interview Question Ever | Inc.com

As a young manager working for a large hotel chain, Bill Keena was tasked with interviewing a group of MBA students for potential jobs. The HR leader handed him a list of questions to ask the fresh-faced recruits.<p>Bill cleared his throat. “Um, I know I’m new at this, but …”<p>“Yes?” the HR leader asked.<p>…

Employment

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …