Steph Stevens

52 Flips | 5 Magazines | 109 Likes | 32 Following | 23 Followers | @StephSteven2014 | Keep up with Steph Stevens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Steph Stevens”

Why do people follow bad leaders and what can you do about it?

Most of us have either experienced or currently work with bosses who are incompetent, tyrannical or vindictive. You may have asked yourself how …

The most important etiquette rules to know when traveling for business to 10 countries around the world

Business customs vary tremendously around the world — what might be considered rude in one country can be completely acceptable in another.<p>To help employees understand how office etiquette varies, UK office-supplier Viking reached out to 18 of their international employees who have worked in …

Saudi Arabia

These Are the Most Inspirational Videos Ever Made

These 13 videos will motivate and inspire you to succeed no matter where you are in your journey.<p>Last week, I posted the most motivational books ever written. Today, I'm posting videos that will inspire and motivate you each time you watch them. Enjoy!<p>1. <i>Dream</i><p>In order to achieve great things, you …

The 23 Best Motivational Speeches of All Time

It was halftime during one of my 7th-grade football games. And we were losing 14 - 0. With our knees planted in the grass, my team was quietly …

Travel Hacks: 8 Ways To Vacation Like A VIP At A Fraction Of The Cost

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

7 Productivity Hacks for Smart B2B Content Marketers

<b>It seems like our marketing “to do” list gets longer every day. The more projects and meetings on your list, the harder it is to get everything done.</b> …

Time Management

65 E-Commerce Statistics About Consumer Psychology [Infographic]

There are a bunch of aspects to running an e-commerce business but when you boil it down, everything comes back to how your website, brand, and …

Brilliant Email Marketing Tools for Savvy Marketers

Start A Fire

How to email like a CEO

TL;DR: Too long; didn’t read<p>There are many things CEOs care about, but arguably one of the most important things is their time. Whether they are …

Microbes can play games with the mind

The 22 men took the same pill for four weeks. When interviewed, they said they felt less daily stress and their memories were sharper. The brain …

8 Brain Secrets That Will Turbocharge Email Conversions

Scientists and marketers alike have been researching neuromarketing for years – and it’s absolutely fascinating stuff. As people, we’re naturally …

The Brain

3 Ways to Strengthen Your Email Marketing Impact

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite your best efforts to keep customers up-to-date with the latest brand news and offers, you’re seeing flat lined open or click-through rates, an unsubscribe mass exodus, and -- worst of all -- emails tagged to funnel directly to …

Marketing

soulanatomy.org [17]

The 18 Best Motivational Books Everyone Should Read

We asked our readers to name the motivational books that have inspired them. These are the 18 reads they loved the best.<p>Three years ago, I identified the "Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time," but with a twist: I left the No. 1 spot blank and asked Inc.com readers to name their favorite.<p>In …

Twitter is testing stickers to add to photos

If you have been following Twitter news, you no doubt know that Twitter is struggling to attract new users. Looking to other social networking apps …

How Your Thoughts Change Your Brain, Cells and Genes

Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.<p>It's been shown over and over again that just thinking about something can cause your brain to release neurotransmitters, chemical messengers that allow it to …

The Brain

10 best new web design tools in March

This month's tools are quite exciting: there's a new version of Foundation for Emails which should make it easier to put together your HTML …

David Ogilvy’s 1982 Memo “How to Write” Offers 10 Pieces of Timeless Advice

Nobody ever went broke writing a readable guide to writing in English, especially those that rise to the ranks of standard recommendations alongside …

Creative Writing

David Ogilvy’s 19 Unconventional Rules for Getting Clients (That Still Work Today)

Imagine if you had the playbook of one of the best salesman of all-time.<p>If you could go into every sales call with the same approach David Ogilvy …

Selling

BuzzFeed Launches New Ad Format to Further Monetize Its Big Social Reach

BuzzFeed's made a name for itself with a cross-platform distribution model that relies heavily on publishing to social platforms. Now, it's looking …

10 signs you're burning out — and how to stop it

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

Emotional Intelligence

Dove and Twitter Built a Tool to Measure How Positive or Negative Your Tweets Are

After first teaming up to tackle negative social chatter a year ago, Dove and Twitter are now taking a deeper dive to examine how social media …

How to invest in yourself in a way that will pay real dividends

This post is about how to actually, practically invest in yourself in a way that is going to pay real dividends.<p>How to take the steps today that will enable you to be a better person, a better creative, a better developer, or a better business owner tomorrow. And how to do awesome things with your …

Productivity

The Art of Small Talk: Why Talented Leaders Excel At This

<i>By: Cindy Wahler</i><p><i>(Image Source: Barrel)</i><p>Small talk is one of the most underrated leadership skills. Yet, if you can excel at this type of banter it can really serve to establish and build your career as a successful leader. Achievement of your goals and objectives is very much dependent upon your …

Leadership

Africa luxury hotel openings for 2016 - Telegraph

Limalimo Lodge, Simien Mountains, Ethiopia<p>Radisson Red Hotel V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa<p>The Silo, Cape Town, South Africa