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Lemony Broccoli, Chickpea & Avocado Pita Sandwiches

This post is brought to you by the USA Pulses and Pulse Canada.What day is it? What time is it? I’m in a tornado of last-minute cookbook details. …

4 ways to be more productive at work and life

Being productive at work for me means being productive at life.<p>As the co-founder of Centerview Capital, a new growth capital firm, my personal and …

Productivity

6 Tips to Learn on How to Have Meetings Like Steve Jobs

Modimania: it’s a family affair

When Narendra Modi was elected as India’s prime minister 18 months ago, my Dad cracked open a bottle of champagne at our family home in east …

A week of healthy dinner recipes

So we’ve found seven excellent recipes to take the hard work out of meal planning. You’re welcome.<p><b>Monday</b><p>Who can be bothered spending lots of time in …

Healthy Eating

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Motivation

7 Plant Proteins to Add to Your Diet

These non-meat proteins can give your running a healthy boost<p><i>Produced in collaboration with Vega.</i><p>Whether you are a hard-charging athlete or simply …

Nutrition

FA Cup final 2015: 10 things you didn’t know about footballers’ diets

James Collins, head nutritionist at FA Cup finalists Arsenal and lead nutritionist for England at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, shines a light on the unique challenges of feeding professional footballers<p>Football fans and amateur players are always fascinated to know what professional footballers gobble …

Nutrition

“What’s one thing you’ve learned at Harvard Business School that blew your mind?”

I’ve gotten countless variations of this question over the past year. I can’t tell you everything I’ve learned at HBS, and no book would have …

Harvard Business School

Pack Your Dopp Kit Like a Pro

Traveling is great. Packing is not. Especially bothersome, though, is the dopp kit. Unless you’re Ryan Bingham, there’s a good chance you don’t …

How to Respond When Someone Takes Credit for Your Work

There’s nothing more infuriating than someone taking credit for your work. We’ve all had this happen at one point or another: you share an idea with a colleague and then hear him repeat it in a meeting; you stay late to finish a presentation yet your team member accepts all the praise; you lead a …

Leadership

8 Simple Ways to Be More in the Moment When You Travel

<b>1. Don't make comparisons.</b><p>Whether you travel often or only occasionally, it's far too easy to compare your current situation to one from the past. The pebbly shore off the Promenade des Anglais in Nice instantly makes you long for the black sand beaches you frolicked on in Santorini. The Pad Thai …

456: Your Brain's Ideal Schedule

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Building Trust in Business - Personal Branding Blog - Stand Out In Your Career

We live in a world in which consumers expect more. Not just more service, but more personal engagement with the companies they do business with. When …

Personal Branding

12 Foods To Eat When You're Totally Stressed Out

<i>By Lindsay Funston</i><p>When work deadlines begin piling up and your social calendar is booked, the last thing you want to hear is to steer clear of the vending machine. Who has time for healthy eating? But when it comes to combating stress levels, what you eat may actually help relieve your tension. …

A List of Goals Is Not a Strategy

Let’s say you’re getting together with other managers and employees to develop your organization’s or unit’s strategy. No matter how much discussion and enthusiasm you bring to the task, you’re likely to emerge with a list that looks like this:<p>Growth<br>• Superior operational outcomes through efficient …

Europe's 6 Best Beaches

<i>By: Meagan Drillinger</i><p>You know what Europe does well? Wine, food, and vacations. But also: beaches. Lots and lots of beaches. After all, the continent has more seas than a remedial 10th-grade algebra class, and an arsenal of islands and coastlines that hug every one of them. That means locals and …

Vegetarian recipes: the really hungry burger

A modern way to cook a hearty vegetarian burger by Anna Jones<p>I had a little fight with myself over this recipe. Does a veggie burger have a place in a modern book about vegetarian food? Something about veggie burgers feels a bit ‘nut roast at brightly painted cafe wearing hemp trousers’. However, …

Vegetarian recipes: full of greens fritters

Quick and easy courgette fritters that can be made in 10 minutes<p>These make their way from the chopping board to the table in 10 minutes, so are often a late-home dinner with a shock of mustardy green salad. Also a great start to a meal if you have a tableful – the fritters will keep well in a low …