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These Twin Sisters Control What You Buy From Rodarte, Mercedes And Lady Gaga - And You Won't Even Notice

The subtle art of consumer manipulation is meant to put shoppers in a buying mood–and these days they are being led around by the nose. Call it the new frontier of subliminal seduction: A cottage industry has sprung up to massage your mood by introducing aromas while you browse upscale boutiques or …

How General Motors Was Really Saved: The Untold True Story Of The Most Important Bankruptcy In U.S. History

<i>Editor’s Note: Lots of people–including President Obama–have trumpeted their role in the success of the government-backed turnaround plan that saved General Motors, the most important industrial company in the history of the United States.</i><p><i>But on the fifth anniversary of the crisis, Forbes presents</i> …

Silicon Alley's First Billionaire Aims To Dominate Images On Web

Jon Oringer marches along the gutted 21st floor of the Empire State Building and ducks out a window onto a deck to pose for a magazine shoot, snapping his own photos as the photographer snaps photos of him. Starting this winter, the entire floor (and an identical one below it) will play home to …

15 жизненных цитат от Стива Джобса

Стив Джобс — это имя, которое ассоциируется с Apple Computer, с тем человеком, который создал компанию, ставшую одной из самых известных на планете. Но в свое время он также создал NeXT Computer после того, как его уволили из собственной компании — Apple Computer. И мы уважаем Стива за многие вещи. …

Steve Jobs Broke Every Leadership Rule. Don't Try It Yourself.

Joe Nocera observes in <i>The New York Times</i> today that Steve Jobs<p>violated every rule of management. He was not a consensus-builder but a dictator who listened mainly to his own intuition. He was a maniacal micromanager. He had an astonishing aesthetic sense, which businesspeople almost always lack. He …

Sfaturi de la 1937. Ce trebuie să faci ca să te îmbogăţeşti

„Think and Grow Rich“ este intitulată cartea care te învaţă cum să-ţi drămuieşti banii, să investeşti cu cap, să scapi de datorii şi să te descurci …

Three Elements Of An Effective Social Media Strategy

When I talk to executives about social media, the reactions I get range from fear to confusion to overwhelmed blank stares. Many know that social media presents a powerful opportunity for building their brand, but they often don’t know how to start or where to focus their efforts. When I broach …

10 Powerful Quotes From The Steve Jobs Movie And What They Teach Us About Leadership

The script for <i>Jobs</i>, the new movie starring Ashton Kutcher as the visionary Apple co-founder, is heavy with quotes that reflect Jobs’ business philosophy and approach to life. I’ve interviewed the director, Joshua Michael Stern, and I recognize most of Kutcher’s lines in the movie as being either …

How To Be A Great Manager That Employees Want To Work With

I recently spoke to Jill Geisler, who is the author of <i>Work Happy: What Great Bosses Know</i>. Her companion “Great Bosses” podcasts on iTunesU have been downloaded 8 million times – and counting. Jill heads the leadership and management faculty of the Poynter Institute. She teaches, writes and consults …

The Most Successful Leaders Do 15 Things Automatically, Every Day

undefined<p>Leadership is learned behavior that becomes unconscious and automatic over time. For example, leaders can make several important decisions about an issue in the time it takes others to understand the question. Many people wonder how leaders know how to make the best decisions, often under …

EXCLUSIV Ultimul interviu al lui Radu Vasile: „Putin mi-a zis că n-a mai rămas mare lucru din tezaurul nostru“

Radu Vasile păşea liniştit în redacţia ziarului „Adevărul“. Era bolnav. Se împuţinase, deşi se încăpăţâna să nu admită asta. Fuma ţigară după ţigară. …

Six Ways Google Is About To Transform Your Small Business

Last week, Google held its annual I/O Conferencefor its developers and partners and announced a bunch of new products and services. This is a company that doesn’t stop innovating. They are not afraid to invest in new ideas, make changes, expose themselves to criticism. They are also not afraid to …

Presentation Skills: The 10-Minute Steve Jobs Performance That Revolutionized The Music Industry

In a 10-minute presentation on April 28, 2003, Steve Jobs reinvented the music industry and persuaded millions of music lovers to pay 99 cents a song. Ten years ago Apple launched the iTunes Music Store and completely changed how we acquire and enjoy our music. For 99 cents per song users could …

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Why You Need to Have Fun to Be Successful

Ron Culberson spent the first part of his professional career working in a large hospice organization as a clinical social worker, manager, and senior leader. As a speaker and humorist, Ron has delivered 1,000 presentations to more than 120,000 people in more than 700 associations, government …

How To Start A Business With Only $100 In The Bank

Chris Guillebeau is a writer, entrepreneur, and traveler. His latest book, <i>The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future</i>, is now a New York Times bestseller. During a lifetime of self-employment and ventures ranging from online publishing to …