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How To Design An Emotionally Intelligent PowerPoint Presentation

It’s not about sleek graphics or the presentation software you use. It’s about whether the story you tell resonates with your audience’s needs.<p>If you ask anyone what they think of PowerPoint presentations, they’ll probably give you a strong reaction. But whether you love, hate, or want to ban them …

Emotional Intelligence

Here's what an effective LinkedIn profile looks like in 2018

Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you're doing it wrong.<p>Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your …

Employment

How Toxic Is Your Company Exactly? Pretty Toxic if You Experience These 6 Things Daily | Inc.com

Ever feel like you're walking on egg shells at work? Your opinions don't matter, you're afraid of making mistakes, and the culture is one of fear and intimidation.<p>Most likely, if you're coming home complaining to your spouse about work almost daily, and you're beginning to feel physical symptoms of …

The Workplace

8 apps that can help you wow your boss, manage your time, and get that promotion

If you're <i>not</i> looking forward to trying to participate in Sober January or having your performance review in January, how about making some mini career-changing resolutions for next year instead? And how about if I make that incredibly easy by providing you with some app suggestions that take a lot …

I spent years working 14 hour days — but I didn't get truly successful until I started asking myself 4 questions

<b>• It took entrepreneur Jonathan Goodman many years to realize overworking wasn't working for him.</b><p><b>• In order to live a more balanced life, he had to cut back on his work hours and shift his entrepreneurial thinking.</b><p><b>• He developed several "cognitive filters" in order to establish better</b> …

This Is How Those Who Are More Successful In Negotiations Behave

Conducting business in the future will be more about finding the right people at the right place at the right time, and negotiating the right agreements.<p>In the future, the company will be more a conglomerate of individual parts, cultures, partnerships, and alliances. More and more firms will …

Management

Your Strategy Has to Be Flexible — But So Does Your Execution

Peter Drucker said: “Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.” <i></i>This and a slew of similar maxims reflect a common view of strategy execution: that it’s distinct from strategy, harder to pull off than defining a strategy, and therefore more critical to success …

6 Quick Fixes To Make Meetings Less Of A Time Suck

The No. 1 time-waster at the office year after year is too many meetings. Think that’s unacceptable? Here’s how to make those notorious time-sucks as efficient and infrequent as possible.<p>You’ve called a meeting to plan a staff retreat and have allotted one hour to discuss the details of your …

3 Things You Learn in Your Startup's First Year | Inc.com

One great idea. No products. No employees. No customers. No money. Welcome to the first year of building your company. The decisions you make now in the course of building your business will help (or haunt) you for years. And, to make things even more exciting, as the leader of a new company you …

Business Strategy