Project management is a tough but rewarding career. To do it well takes skill, experience, and skills you probably didn’t even think you would need, like psychology and salesmanship. Great project managers
Finding inspiration in the work of Tadao Ando, a Houston couple designs the concrete house of their dreams. Long before a 3,500-square-foot home stood on this secluded 12-acre site, this land was just
Until a few years ago Steve Cronce’s Raphael Industries did $1 million dollars a year of specialized industrial painting for customers within driving distance of their plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. One
I take comfort in the Buddha's invitation of ehipassiko: to examine for myself whether the dharma teachings make sense. Sometimes I wish they all did, or that I could allow myself the personal surrender
One Bryant Park has become ground zero in the battle over Leed, with some critics claiming the tower highlights the green certification’s shortcomings The skyscraper at One Bryant Park in Manhattan looks
The underlying concept behind every piece of time management advice you’ve ever received is that you should spend more focused time on what matters most and less or no time on distractions from what matters
You've launched your startup, you've probably pinned down some investors, and all signs point to a "real" business. However, you are just getting started. Every time you add someone new to the team, they're
DETROIT (Reuters) - Negotiators for the United Auto Workers and General Motors Co (GM.N) reached a tentative agreement on undisclosed terms for a new four-year labor contract, averting a threatened strike,
1. WPP reported a 5.9% rise in third-quarter revenue to £2.9 billion ($4.4 billion.) But the world's biggest advertising agency holding group said clients remain "cautious" and are focusing on cutting
On an 18th-century farmstead in rural Sweden, two Copenhagen designers handcraft a summerhouse that seamlessly melds the modern... What’s the secret to successfully wedging a kitchen into a 258-square-foot
Donald Trump, the polling frontrunner in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, staged a major policy announcement on Monday morning, laying out a tax reform plan he said would be a boon
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In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level positions. But being a great leader doesn't have to mean going to management school.
There’s an old saying in the rare coin business. That is: “buy the book before you buy the coin.” The same thing, I would say, goes for folks who want to start their own businesses. But where do you start?