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The Harvard Business Review Manager's Handbook: The 17 Skills Leaders Need to Stand Out

Publication Date: <b>January 03, 2017</b><p>The one primer you need to develop your managerial and leadership skills. Whether you're a new manager or looking to have more influence in your current management role, the challenges you face come in all shapes and sizes--a direct report's anxious questions, your …

Nanosolar | rmr

Nanosolar was a high-risk entrepreneurial foray into the world of energy, semiconductors, and manufacturing, which I made to make a difference on …

Silicon Valley

Richard Branson, Elon Musk, Peter Thiel and Other Successful Entrepreneurs' Favorite Interview Questions

The unusual questions these bosses ask to find out what they need to know about prospective employees.<p>Savvy executives know that interview questions like, "What's your biggest strength?" and, "What's your biggest weakness?" aren't as telling as they seem.<p>That's why they steer clear of these cliché …

15 Things Wealthy People Do Every Day

<i>By Lou Carlozo, Contributor</i><p>So what do the well-to-do do daily? That is, besides ask the butler to clear the tablecloth with one of those chrome, crumb-scraper thingies? Or send their laundry out via stretch limo? Or visit the bank vault the way some people pop by Trader Joe's?<p>It's true that money …

A new tech inspired healthcare company: Oscar

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

Google Analytics

Obama's hallmark Pacific trade pact is back on track

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's bid to boost U.S. economic ties with Asia was poised for a win on Wednesday, when a six-week congressional battle will culminate in a decisive Senate vote on legislation needed to seal his hallmark Pacific Rim trade deal.<p>After two brushes with …

Trade Pact

Power crisis strikes small businesses in South Africa

South Africa is the continent's most advanced economy. It has transport and telecommunications infrastructures that are the envy of other African nations, as well as some of the most sophisticated mining and banking operations in the world.<p>But to function properly, it needs power and South Africa …

Africa

The 50 best burger joints in America, ranked

Our friends at Foursquare dug through their troves of user data to compile the list. Because the site now allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which burgers diners are raving about most across America.<p>To create this list, Foursquare included the …

Los Angeles

Top Project Management Software

A Step Forward for Business-Ready Mobility – Is It Enough?

We know the pattern. Innovation stems from consumer markets and slowly makes it way into the business world. Mobility is one of many a beneficiaries …

Agile Project Management Software

TechnologyAdvice Agile Project Management Software Buyer’s Guide<p><b>Executive Summary</b><p>The software-centric business model is quickly becoming pervasive in …

Project Management

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Use the “70% Rule” to Know When to Delegate Tasks

Most of us know that "if you want a job done right, do it yourself." We don't always have the time to do it ourselves, though. If someone can do the …

Just Promoted To Manager? Here Are 5 Strategies For Success

It’s a quiet afternoon at work when you get a phone call from your boss, asking you to come up to her office for a quick chat.<p><i>Could it be?</i> You ask yourself… <i>Am I finally getting a promotion??</i><p>You’ve been waiting for this. You’ve put in hours of work, smiled through thousands of late nights, and taken …

Former Ebola Fighters Feel As If They Get No Respect

They are the heroes nobody remembers.<p>"We were the foot soldiers," says Amos Tomah, 25. When Ebola struck Liberia, he went door-to-door to raise awareness about the disease; he earned about $80 a day for his two-week stint.<p>His friend, 42-year-old Rancy "Hooks" Harrison, used his taxi (and later, a …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

2015 NFL Free Agency: The Toughest Question Each Team Must Answer

Only four teams still have their 2014 season dreams alive. The rest of them are well into their 2015 organizational meetings and planning.<p>Free agency tends to raise the biggest and toughest questions, even if you think it might provide great answers to filling a team's holes. Physically, defensive …

Football (U.S.)

Holidays you thought you couldn't take with kids

Having children doesn't mean the next few years of travel are all about two-week package holidays, self-catering accommodation, and strategic locations near gaudy play centres.<p>Read on to find out why the Maldives isn't just for blissful couples and whether safaris and toddlers really can mix.<p>Safaris<p>…

American Rock Gods: Guy Webster's Intimate Portraits

Photographer Guy Webster captured everyone from Hendrix to Dylan and the Stones in their counterculture heyday.<p>11.30.14 6:45 AM ET<p>Guy Webster

100 funny jokes by 100 comedians

The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, has recently announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted more than 140,000 entries from 166 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted …