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The Secret Behind The Silicon Valley Elite's Success: Meditation

Over 1,000 Google employees have gone through the tech giant's internal course called "Search Inside Yourself," Noah Shactman of Wired reports. The class aims to teach people how to manage their emotions and stressful situations, and better understand the needs of their co-workers.<p>Studies have …

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The Four Questions Great Leaders Ask

<i>“Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers</i>.”<p>—Voltaire<p>Ever notice how great leaders ask the best questions?<p>A masterful leader will sit Yoda-like in a meeting, listening intently to the dialogue and then, with Zen Master timing, ask a question that will change the tenor, the focus and the …

인생에 도움이 되는 100개의 웹사이트

세상을 살아가면서 도움이 될만한 100개의 웹사이트를 공개합니다. 요리부터 취업까지 20개의 카테고리를 나누고 각 항목별로 5개의 유용한 사이트를 선정한 후 정리했습니다. 20개 분야는 '요리, 맛집, 여행, 취업, 저널리즘, 어학, 영화, 음악, 사진, 패션, …

Report: Culture More Important Than Income In Educational Outcomes

The Learning Curve, a just-released report published by Pearson Education based on research by the Economist Magazine Intelligence Unit, breaks down the factors that lead to “successful education outcomes — both economic and social.” The Economist team looked at a range of international data from …

Possibly the Strangest Soccer Goal You'll Ever See

This is hands-down one of the strangest soccer goals in the history of the beautiful game. It comes from a fourth-division match in Italy, according …

6 Essential Steps To Attracting Your 'Right' Work

This year, I offered a series of free monthly success coaching calls to support people with laser focused advice on how to achieve more happiness, success and reward in their lives and work. Today was just one of those calls, and an attendee submitted a question that I’ve heard many times over the …

Why Women In Business Should Shake Hands

Apparently there is some controversy over the question of whether businesswomen should hug or shake hands.<p>My vote goes to the handshake. Here’s why:<p>A study on handshakes (by the Income Center for Trade Shows) showed that people are two times more likely to remember you if you shake hands with them. …

Caught In An Elevator With A CEO? 3 Conversation Starters

It’s Thursday morning, you’re in the elevator, and the CEO skates between closing doors to join you for a 30-floor ride.<p>You consider commenting on the unseasonably balmy weather, but inquire about her watch instead. You then exchange a series of jokes and, in perfect unison, toss your heads back in …

Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …

Great Presentations: Tips From Great Presenters

I worked at Franklin Quest for four years right before they merged with Stephen R. Covey’s organization and became FranklinCovey. For a while we were not only the biggest Time Management Company, but the largest training company in the world. We would put on 300 or more seminars a month.<p>Hyrum …

The Most Successful People Take Small, Smart Steps Toward Their Goals

Lives there anyone anywhere old enough to work who has not had an idea for a new company? Who has not said on at least one occassion, “someone could make a fortune if they’d just…”<p>So how come we have so few entrepreneurs?<p>Study the type of ideas on which highly successful growth companies were …

Marie Forleo: How She Grew Her Brand To Oprah Status

Marie Forleo is a marketing and lifestyle expert and a bestselling author. Through her popular website, marieforleo.com, she reaches over 190,000 readers in 191 countries worldwide. She also leads dynamic training programs that teach individuals to succeed in business and life. Marie is the author …