Marcus Johnson

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Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

Mindfulness

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say | Inc.com

While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, …

Public Speaking

Five Things Every Leader Should Do

I was recently asked what I saw as major focus areas for leaders. There are many things a leader needs to balance, but here are a few key things that …

Every Second Of Every Day

Recently, a chain of experiences reminded me of something important: to find greater professional satisfaction, we should do our best to be mindful …

If the product is free, you are the product

As a marketer, I'm the beneficiary of the notion that if the product is free, you are the product. As a consumer, I think about my own privacy and …

You Can't Start Flowing Until You Stop Resisting

It is important to remember and remind yourself of a basic tenet in Neuro Linguistic Programming and it goes like this:<p>The meaning of your communication is in its response<p>It seems simple, but it's very easy to forget and more importantly very easy to ignore when someone does not understand or …

Positive Thinking

Be Wary of People With A Situational Value System

“A person who is nice to you but rude to the waiter, or to others, is not a nice person” (Barry, 1998, p. 185).<p>Many years ago, while waiting for a …

What Americans like best about their favorite teachers

What attribute do Americans find most compelling in the teacher they have identified as having the greatest impact on their lives?<p>I learned the answer recently when I was listening to a speech by Brandon H. Busteed, the executive director of Gallup Education, about public education and what polls …

The Power Seat: Where You Sit Matters

The "power seat" has to do with the power dynamics between where you sit and the rest of the group.<p>For the most part, we’ve all been exposed to group …

Personality, emotional intelligence and work preferences in software engineering: An empirical study

Abstract<p>Context<p>There is an increasing awareness among Software Engineering (SE) researchers and practitioners that more focus is needed on …

Därför ökar antalet små konsultbolag

| Skrivet av Mattias Loxi - Medgrundare - Sälj - Marknad | 2 Kommentarer<p><b>De börsnoterade bolagen krymper, samtidigt blir egenkonsulterna och de mindre</b> …

What Comes After Box And Dropbox? Try 'No Folders'

There seems to be an endless number of storage providers on the market. So how can a startup standout?<p>Well, Alex Gorbansky, who is the CEO and co-founder of Docurated, thinks he has a way. In fact, his company has snagged customers like Clorox, Digitas, Netflix, and Havas.<p>So I recently talked to …