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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

Your Strategic Plans Probably Aren’t Strategic, or Even Plans

It happens all the time: A group of managers get together at a resort for two days to hammer out a “strategic plan.” Done and dusted, they all head home. But <i>have</i> they produced a plan with a strategy?<p>At the start of my public seminars on strategic planning I ask attendees, who rank from board …

Management

Why separating editorial and marketing is essential for PR

There’s a common request I’ve been receiving, and it has me simultaneously annoyed, disappointed and scared for the future.The question comes (via …

Public Relations

This Is The Mindset You Need To Succeed 10X or 100X In Life (And It's The Opposite Of Convention)

When two people come together who are living in their "unique ability," they can go 100X bigger in their goals.<p><b>"</b><b>Being a giver is not good for a 100-</b><b>yard</b><b>dash</b><b>, but it's valuable in a marathon.</b><b>"</b><b>--</b> Adam Grant<p>Many people are TAKERS, especially those who desperately want success.<p>They engage in …

Self-improvement

If You Read These 9 Books on Leadership, You Probably Don't Need a Mentor

While no aspiring leader's bookshelf is complete without a copy of Sheryl Sandberg's <i>Lean In</i>, there are literally hundreds of other books on the topic …

15 Morning Habits to Boost Your Creativity All Day

No matter how much truth there may be to that old saying about the early bird getting the worm, we can’t all be morning people. There’s a rumor going around that early risers are more productive than the rest of us, but bed is just <i>so</i> comfortable… and that obnoxious alarm is just so, so terrible. We …

Creativity

5 ways to differentiate your agency’s pitch

Every business needs paying customers—and for agencies, that means winning new, quality clients.New accounts can bolster your reputation and …

Public Relations

15 Life-Changing Books, According to Real Simple Editors

A great read can be transformative—and may even change the way you think about your life. These books, chosen by <i>RS</i> staffers, are so powerful, you’ll …

Books

YouTube Star Forced to Publicly Apologize Because He Missed This 1 Key Business Detail | Inc.com

We seem to be entering a new era of the public apology, with the news cycle barely complete before a new major PR disaster occurs. Companies scramble to address customer concerns as quickly as possible before mass media moves on, speculation becomes fact, and their reputation is tarnished …

Logan Paul

21 Things You Should Make Your Kids Pay For

Kids who need money are more likely to work, and working outside the house helps them develop valuable skills.<p>Whether they receive it from relatives …

Kids

The Culture Factor

Strategy and culture are among the primary levers at top leaders’ disposal in their never-ending quest to maintain organizational viability and effectiveness. Strategy offers a formal logic for the company’s goals and orients people around them. Culture expresses goals through values and beliefs …

Management

How to Make a Great First Impression: 9 Powerful Tips | Inc.com

Want to make the people you meet instantly feel more comfortable? Want to make the people you meet instantly feel immediately valued and respected? In short, want to make a great first impression?<p>The key, according to Amy Cuddy, is to realize that people subconsciously ask themselves one question …

Self-improvement

The Best Motivational Videos of 2017 | Inc.com

For the past decade, I've used this blog to publicize the best motivational videos published on YouTube each year. Over that time, production values on these videos have improved and entire channels featuring the "motivational" genre have sprung up.<p>Nevertheless, the basic message remains the same: …

Motivation

The Right and Wrong Way to Apologize and Why It Matters | Inc.com

These past few weeks, we have seen what feels like an unusually high number of people faced with accusations of wrongdoing, sexual misconduct and unethical behavior. For most of them, the first response is one of denial and disputation. But as evidence and corroboration emerge, that strategy …

Anger Management

This Book Has Just Been Declared the Best Business Book of the Year | Inc.com

The end of the year brings many pleasures - festive gatherings, holiday cheer, fireside snuggles - but one of the best benefits of the season has nothing to do with winter coziness or seasonal celebration. December also means a feast best of lists.<p>From journalism, to gadgets, to gifts, the best of …

Books

7 Things Your Kids Will Remember About You When They're Grown Up

There are plenty of times my friends or family reference specific moments in my childhood, and I just can't for the life of me remember what they're …

Parenting

Brand-New Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

As an entrepreneur, it's never been easier to get your hand on expert advice through great books. I've written in the past about my favorite books for female entrepreneurs, creative entrepreneurs, social media skill building, improving writing, honing public speaking, and more, but so many great …

Entrepreneurship

7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Today to Become a Better Person Tomorrow | Inc.com

If you want to improve, you have to ask yourself the right questions.<p>Self-reflection is the key to all personal development. People tend to think it's about reading the right self-help book, or attending a Tony Robbins seminar, but the truth is, personal development can happen in any moment, …

Self-improvement

In 1,000 Years, This Recording Of Miles Davis Preserved In DNA Will Still Be Perfect

A live performance of the song “Tutu” is the test case for using DNA as a non-degrading music storage device.<p>Three hundred years from now, if someone wants to listen to a classic recording of Miles Davis playing at the 1986 Montreux Jazz Festival, they can reach for a piece of DNA. After previous …

University of Washington

13 Things Girls Should Never Do

These days, we're so busy telling our daughters all the things they can do that we don't stop to think about the things they shouldn't. Toni Hammer, a mom of two, came up with a list of 13 "don'ts" in a profoundly touching letter she posted to Facebook. It's one that every parent of girls should …

8 Proven Ways to Be Happier, According to Science | Inc.com

Happiness and success are subjective things. To some, a good life is embodied in healthy, caring and supportive relationships. To others, it might mean having nice things and the time to enjoy them. Or maybe it's a sense of being grounded and having the capacity to bounce back and thrive in spite …

Happiness

Cayo Espanto

Cayo Espanto is the ultimate retreat, an exclusive private island resort that offers ultimate privacy and 5-star service. Located off the coast of …

Belize

These Are The 25 Best Travel Experiences Money Can Buy

Imagine soaring over the Great Wall in a helicopter, then landing at an isolated section for a gourmet banquet in a tower. Imagine soaking in a hot …

Why French kids are more well-behaved, polite, and autonomous than American kids

If that's not enough to pique your curiosity, consider this: According to Druckerman, French parents have social lives and do things like sleep and have sex.<p>Sound interesting? These Crib Notes provide the book's main takeaways and most actionable advice.<p>How French parents talk to infants<p><b>They are</b> …

Child Care

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable | Inc.com

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don't compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do -- only that you will be forced to respond. Even though they don't …

Motivation

26 Favorite Books of High Achievers | Inc.com

The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.<p>1. Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull<p>"It may not be the newest shiny object on the shelf, but …

OneHalf

Content Marketing in 2022: Very Personal, No Silos, and Lots of Voice

Where do you see yourself in five years?Do you hate that question as much as I do? While I’m not a fan (perhaps because I’ve never had a great …

Marketing

How to go from successful to very successful (and why most people can't do it)

Many people want success more than anything else. And they'll sacrifice everything to have it  —  which is often the cost of admission.<p>But there's a …

Motivation

You Don't Control The Outcomes Of Your Life, Principles Do. | Inc.com

You don't control the outcomes of your life.<p>You don't control how other people will respond to you.<p>You don't control your health.<p>You don't control how much money you make.<p>Principles control these things.<p>Said Dr. Stephen R. Covey, "We control our actions, but the consequences that flow from those …

Self-improvement