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A Japanese Technique to Overcome Laziness

25 Things Strong Leaders Tell Their Employees

A great way to step into your leadership power is to start saying things that you haven’t said before. The more aware you can be of your language, the more effective a leader you will be.<p>Too often new leaders are taught to concentrate on schedules, forecasts and milestones. They aren’t always …

Leadership

This Assisted Living Facility Is Designed to Look Like Tiny Houses on a Golf Course

The nostalgic layout helps Alzheimer's and dementia patients feel more at home.<p>Earlier this week when a Reddit user posted a photo of a "nursing home designed to look like a golf course community," the response was overwhelming, with the post drawing hundreds of upvotes and comments and making the …

Multiple Sclerosis

15 Genius Ways to Make Use of the Back of Your Cabinet Doors

Don't let this surface go to waste.<p>If you've stuffed your cabinets to capacity, keep going: The back of the doors are just as useful when it comes to organizing the kitchen, bathroom and other spaces in your home.

The Author of "Fifty Shades of Grey" Just Bought a Very Flashy Mansion

We think Christian Grey would approve of her purchase.<p>It's true what they say: Life really <i>does</i> imitate art. Or, at least that's the case with E. L. James' new home. The author of the popular <i>Fifty Shades</i> trilogy just purchased an ultra-modern mansion in Los Angeles for $7.25 million. It gives us …

Shades of Grey

Ready to run Windows programs on Android tablets and Chromebooks?

<i>This article was originally published on our sister site TabTimes.</i><p>CrossOver is a program that allows you to run Windows programs on non-Windows platforms. The developers have been trying to bring its functionality to Android over the past three years, and now it finally appears to be working. The …

Android News

25 Ways to Win Back Your Boss's Confidence

Here are 25 of the best ways I've personally found to build back the confidence of a boss, colleague, or business partner.<p>Want to work in a happy and productive environment? Got a secret for you; you'll need to have the trust and confidence of your boss to ever make this a reality. But, what …

One-Step

Industrial and Modern Side by Side: Two Houses in Bangkok

Contrasting synergy is what we see at the <b>Two Houses</b> at Nichada Village in <b>Bangkok</b>, Thailand, with these smart and stylish structures offering two …

Interior Design

Ten Things A Good Manager Won't Ask Employees To Do

Millions of words have been written and published about what it takes to become a strong leader. We should talk about another aspect of leadership, which is the fact that it’s really hard to be a great leader because the corporate and institutional framework make it much easier to manage badly than …

Employment

27 Gorgeous Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

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The Pros and Cons Of New Unconventional Leadership Styles

Company culture is changing, and some managers are experimenting with out-of-the-norm methods. Here’s what works and what doesn’t.<p>As companies become flatter with blurred boundaries, there is a greater push toward authentic leadership. As a result, a lot of unconventional leadership styles are …

Leadership

7 qualities every excellent manager has

You've seen them — the supervisors who have an infectious love for the organization and the ability to make decisions with empathy and knowledge.<p>It often seems as though organizations have trouble finding these managers because there are few and far between, but we don't have that problem at my …

6 skills of self-made millionaires — and how to develop them yourself

1. Be able to identify fruitful opportunities.<p>Carlos Slim Helu, Mexican business magnate and philanthropist, said, "When there is a crisis, that's when some are interested in getting out, and that's when we are interested in getting in."<p>Learn to identify open doors when they appear, then consider …

Don’t Let Outdated Management Structures Kill Your Company

During a consulting engagement at a $50 billion conglomerate, I spoke with a young man who was worried about a potential project overrun. I asked if …

Management

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

15 small business ideas you can actually make happen

We ask every one of our interviewees to offer up one large or small business idea that we can give away to our awesome readers (yup, you). Here are …

Small Business

This Body Language Makes You Look Like a Leader

It’s important to balance the appearance of power and warmth.<p>Via The Silent Language of Leaders: How Body Language Can Help–or Hurt–How You Lead:<p><b>When</b> …

Body Language

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.<p>The Institute of Medicine suggests people drink about nine cups (or 72 oz.) of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to show you yes, it is.<p><b>1.</b> …

7 things you can do to become a better leader today

Maybe you're aiming to lead an initiative, been chosen to lead a team project, or given the opportunity to apply for a management position.<p>As a Forbes, Business Insider and ELLE Magazine "30 Under 30" recipient as well as the Founder and CEO of Mogul, an award-winning worldwide platform connecting …

9 Things Powerful People Never Say

Powerful people talk in a healthy way, combining the right blend of confidence and humility. They share authentically with their hearts and inspire others to action. Check out these things powerful people never say so you can become even more powerful.<p><b>1. "Because we've always done it that way."</b><p>You …

10 Ways to Be a Leader—Even When You Aren’t in Charge

5 Days to a new you - free guide<p>You can show up like a leader, too. And when you do, the rest of your career will take care of itself. Here are 10 …

Why the Best Leaders Aren't Experts

You may be more comfortable as the team expert, but effective leaders hire people who are smarter than they are.<p>Smart leaders hire people who are way smarter than themselves. But how do they maintain the respect of their employees?<p>Most leaders rose through the ranks because they were experts in a …

Leadership

9 free things rich people do that make them more successful

Sure you have.<p>A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, but most successful people share certain habits.<p>Here are nine habits that have helped place them on the top:<p>Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, told The Huffington Post in 2013 that "Meditation, more than …

7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company's culture and ensuring its future success. Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees -- as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>…

Employment

8 Success Lessons Richard Branson Didn't Learn in Business School

We all know there are many ways to succeed, but Richard Branson has a unique take on success that you won't learn in business school. Discover the leadership secrets of a great entrepreneur.<p>Success comes in many forms. For Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Group, the path to success was …

Richard Branson

So you're a startup CEO, what do you do all day?

Chief Executive Officer? Chief Visionary? Chief Cheerleader? Chief Salesman? Chief Funding Officer? Chief Communications Officer? Chief Team Builder? Chief Lightbulb Changer? Chief Coffee Maker? Yup, all of these titles apply to the role of a startup CEO.<p>It is perhaps one of the hardest jobs to do …

Famifi

How hackers broke into the CIA director's AOL account

It seems way too easy to hack into the personal email account of CIA director John Brennan.<p>On Monday, a group of hackers claimed credit for a breach of his email, as well as the account of Jeh Johnson, who heads the Department of Homeland Security.<p>The hackers were first interviewed by the New York …

U.S. Government

Oil price crunch could leave Middle East's export giants out of cash within five years, warns IMF

Growing conflict and a vicious oil sell-off have left government budgets in a precarious state<p>The Middle East’s oil export giants face a $1 trillion (£700bn) crunch over the next five years if oil prices remain at their post-slump levels, the International Monetary Fund has warned.<p>A vicious oil …

Oil