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7 Habits of Highly Motivating Leaders | Inc.com

Motivating leaders are dynamic people who can flex their leadership style to match each person's needs. These leaders are often relationship builders. They are more interested in finding what motivates each employee to reach high levels of performance. Motivating leaders care about the whole person …

Employee Engagement

5 Reasons People May Not Be Following Your Leadership

There are times throughout a leader's tenure that he/she must look behind them and see if anyone is following. Are the goals that have been set being accomplished? Is the organization moving in a positive direction? Are people working together to achieve the desired outcomes?<p>Losing your influence …

Buy-to-let: The chart that shows the best way to make money

Carving houses up into multiple dwellings generates returns 40pc higher than letting them as single properties, new research finds<p>A controversial form of buy-to-let where investors carve houses up into "mini-flats" or bedsits and let them separately has outperformed standard landlord investments by …

Marketing is Broken. Bring on Context.

We have to face the truth about marketing today. It is fundamentally broken. Those in the business know the stats. Our research indicates only 0.1% of display ads are clicked on, yet comScore’s Digital Future In Focus report for 2013 reports in the U.S. alone 5.3 trillion of them were served last …

Marketing

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Here's how much Steve Jobs used to obsess over presentations.</b> In a Fast Company interview about their new book "Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Into a Visionary Leader," Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli talk about just how deeply committed to nailing his speaking …

Advertising

Our Marketing Models Are Broken. We Need To Make A Shift.

Marketing used to be pretty simple. You developed a compelling message, used mass media to broadcast that message to large audiences and grew market share. Mostly, you aimed for the meaty part of the curve, where the law of averages conspired in your favor.<p>Then came the cable TV era. Audiences …

Marketing

10 Things Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Inception</i> is one of my all-time favorite movies. In it, characters find themselves in dream worlds without knowing where they are or how they got there.<p>That’s how I used to feel throughout the day… every day.<p>One minute …

3 Top Myths on How to Innovate for Success | Inc.com

Innovation is so critical to success that it's easy to fall prey to the myths surrounding it. Is innovation rooted in pure luck? Why are some companies more innovative than others? To start with, don't let these three common myths distract you from creating the new product experience that your …

Customers

3 Ways To Raise $$$ If You Don’t Know Mark Cuban | Inc.com

So here's the scenario: You've got a great idea--like, a really good idea. You're passionate about it and ready to jump into the world of entrepreneurship like a boss, except one little thing seems to be standing in the way...<p>Money.<p>You need some green to fund your start-up, but unfortunately Mark …

Startups