bink chakreepong

50 Flips | 3 Magazines | 3 Likes | @binksocial | Keep up with bink chakreepong on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “bink chakreepong”

This 15-Minute Activity Will Make You More Successful At Work

"When people have the opportunity to reflect, they experience a boost in self-efficacy," says HBS professor Francesca Gino. "They feel more confident that they can achieve things. As a result, they put more effort into what they're doing and what they learn."<p>In a series of laboratory and field …

Employment

Mark Cuban Reveals The Only 13 Apps On His Phone

We caught up with billionaire entrepreneur and investor Mark Cuban during South by Southwest Interactive in Austin.<p>Our first question: what apps does the "Shark Tank" star and Dallas Mavericks owner have on his smartphone?<p>His answer will surprise you.<p><i>Produced by Graham Flanagan.</i><p><b>FOLLOW BI VIDEO:</b>on …

Apps

3 Ways To Recruit Top Performers Who Aren't Looking To Move

Enticing these individuals can be quite challenging for recruiters. But if they avoid trying to force-fit them into "some skills-infested job description," they'll have a much easier time drawing them in, says Lou Adler, chief executive of The Adler Group and author of " Essential Guide for Hiring …

Employment

7 Philosophies That Have Made Apple Designer Jony Ive A Legend

This week, Time magazine published a rare interview with Ive , in which he discussed what influenced him and how he approaches his work.<p>Here are seven fascinating things that Ive revealed about his creative process:<p>Ive gets his creative streak from his father, who was a silversmith and lecturer on …

Here's How To Answer The Dreaded 'What's Your Greatest Weakness' Interview Question

All job seekers dread this question. If you're not prepared, it can trip you up and throw you off.<p>Bernard Marr, a global enterprise performance expert and a best-selling business author, wrote in a recent LinkedIn post that the reason some interviewers like to ask about weaknesses is to gain …

Employment

An FBI Agent Reveals 5 Steps To Gaining Anyone's Trust

I had an opportunity to ask Robin Dreeke a few questions. Robin is in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's elite Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program and the author of " It's Not All About Me ."<p>Robin combines science and years of work in the field to offer practical tips to …

FBI

17 Tips For Saving Time In The Morning

A recent Today Show/AOL survey found that women spend an average of 55 minutes each morning on their appearance — or a total of 6.4 hours each week — while men spend a total of 4.5 hours a week getting ready.<p>How can you get out the door faster? Here are a few easy adjustments that will …

12 Things Successful People Do In The First Hour Of The Workday

"Successful people understand the importance of having control over their mornings and know how to use that time wisely," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of " Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive in Your Job ." "These people …

People With An Offbeat Sense Of Fashion Get More Respect

The research, by doctoral student Silvia Bellezza and two Harvard professors, examines how individuals perceive status and competence from those "not conforming" — particularly in their style.<p>And what they found was somewhat surprising: that people grant higher status and competence to the more …

Athletic Apparel

Astronaut Gives Amazing Speech On How To Conquer Your Biggest Fears

Canadian Space Agency astronaut Chris Hadfield recently gave some fantastic life advice during a mind-blowing talk in Vancouver at TED 2014.<p>He started the talk by asking: "What's the scariest thing you've ever done?"<p>Hadfield has done more scary things than the average person. When he took his first …

Chris Hadfield

15 Tips For Writing An Excellent Email Subject Line

If so, you're making a big mistake. The subject line often determines whether an email is opened and how the recipient responds.<p>We asked career, email, and marketing experts to offer their best tips for crafting the perfect subject line. Whether you're looking for a job, emailing co-workers, or …

Creative Writing

9 Weird Things Highly Successful People Do To Be More Creative

According to Harvard psychologist Shelley Carson , eccentric people tend to be more creative because of something called "cognitive disinhibition." Basically, creative folks have less of a filter on their thoughts and actions, which makes them more likely to do things that don't follow the norms of …

Weird

'Eat, Pray, Love' Author Elizabeth Gilbert Gave A Fascinating TED Talk On The Dark Side Of Success

The book — " Eat, Pray, Love " — was a global success. It sold over 10 million copies, was translated into more than 30 languages, made it into the Oprah Book Club, and was adapted into a film starring Julia Roberts.<p>To her surprise, that success had a dark side. Gilbert worried that everyone who …

How To Wow Everyone In A Meeting And Leave Them Wanting More

In fact, meetings, with their committee mentality and tendency to perpetually defer decisions, were invented in large part to thwart new ideas, says Al Pittampalli, author of " Read This Before Our Next Meeting ." "That doesn't mean it's impossible to sell your ideas. But you will need some courage …

3 Public Speaking Secrets From The Most Successful TED Talks

At least that is according to Carmine Gallo, author of the new book "Talk Like TED." To write it, Gallo combed through 500 talks to find lessons that could help anyone who has to give a pitch or a presentation.<p>What makes a TED Talk pop? For Carmine, it's a combination of making an emotional …

3 Simple Tips For Improving Your Memory

Can't recall?<p>That's doesn't necessarily mean you have a <i>bad</i> memory. It could simply be that you're not using it right, says Annie Murphy Paul, blogger and author of " The Cult of Personality Testing ," in a recent LinkedIn post .<p>Here are three strategies from cognitive science and psychology that …

The Brain

How To Keep The Spark In A Long-Term Relationship

Esther Perel is a couples therapist based in New York and the author of the international best seller "Mating in Captivity."<p><i>By Alana Kakoyiannis.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Twitter

7 Books Every Leader Should Read, According To A Harvard Business School Professor

I hadn't heard of two of these, which I picked up.<p>I think we've all heard of this one. Bazerman says:<p>This is another one I think most of you have heard of but it's a classic. I once used this book as the foundation to make the case to a management team for hiring a group of behavioral …

Chart Shows The Most Successful Startups Ever Founded By People Who Apparently Skipped Their Midlife Crisis

Venture capitalist Fred Wilson has posted a nifty chart showing six mega-companies that were founded by folks who evidently sailed through any notion of a mid-life crisis.<p>"Ray Kroc started McDonalds when he was my age," Wilson says. "Nice."<p>Check it out:

Midlife Crisis

Here's Who 'The Most Interesting Man In The World' Thinks Is The Most Interesting Man In The World

We recently visited actor Jonathan Goldsmith at his farmhouse in Vermont. Goldsmith is best known for his iconic role as "The Most Interesting Man in the World" in the popular Dos Equis ad campaign.<p>He revealed to BI Video the four qualities that he thinks makes a person really interesting. …

The 10 Best Part-Time Jobs In America

"While most people would rather have a full-time job with salary and benefits, steady part-time work and temporary assignments are good ways to generate income," says Tony Lee, publisher at CareerCast.<p>To determine the best part-time jobs in the U.S., CareerCast examined four broad factors: the …

Employment

11 Things You Should Do In The 15 Minutes Before A Job Interview

"Those 15 minutes are your opportunity to get yourself into the right frame of mind, and set your energy and focus on who you'll be meeting with, what you want them to remember about you, and what you want to ask them," says Deborah Shane , a career author, speaker, and media and marketing …

Employment

8 Ways To Manage Someone You Don't Like

If these employees have proven their worth , then you're going to have to adjust your management style for your sanity and your team's overall productivity.<p>Here are eight ways you can establish a better working relationship with even the most annoying employee.<p>Understand that there is a line …

Here's What NOT To Do At Your Next Job Interview

<i>This post is sponsored by Talener .</i><p>Ever been on a job interview? Ever been on a job interview and brought your parents? You'd be surprised how many people can answer "yes" to that question. For example, technology staffing firm Talener tells the story of one job-hunting developer whose mother …

Employment

Here's What Steve Jobs Had To Say About The Fiction That Having 'Great Ideas' Is 90% Of The Work

The topic at hand, Maeda observes, is the common hallucination that "great ideas" are the only thing you need to produce great products and services.<p>In fact, Steve Jobs explains, <i>great execution</i> is what you need.<p>Specifically, the process in which you start trying to build your great product or …

Henry Blodget

Here Are The Major Differences Between Successful And Unsuccessful People

A few weeks ago, Dave Kerpen, author and chief executive of Likeable Local , received a postcard that illustrated the traits and behaviors of successful and unsuccessful people.<p>The card came from fellow Entrepreneurs Organization member Andy Bailey, the chief executive of Petra Coach. Although the …

Self-improvement

The 2014 World Cup Will Be The Ultimate Multi-Screen Event — Here's What Advertisers Need To Know

<i>This post is sponsored by YuMe.</i><p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup starts on June 12, 2014. Die-hard fans not lucky enough to travel to Brazil to catch the action in person will be doing the next best thing: watching matches as they stream live or on-demand. For some people, that means going to a bar with …

5 Daily Routines Of History's Greatest Artists

According to Mason Curry, author of " Daily Rituals: How Artists Work ," a "solid routine fosters a well-worn groove for one's mental energies."<p>In other words, having a set routine lets you put all of your energy into the work you're doing, rather than spend your time deciding which work to …

Five Quick Ways To Make Yourself Happier

Happiness isn't about winning the lottery according to Happify , a website and app that uses games and tasks based in positive psychology to make you happier.<p>Happiness is a combination of three things: your circumstances (10%), your genetics (about 50%), and your thoughts and actions (40%).<p>Happify …

Happiness

8 Power Poses That Will Make You More Successful At Work

Power posing: The act of taking a posture of confidence, even when you don't feel so confident, to make yourself more dominant.<p>Social psychologist Amy Cuddy struck a chord in the business world at TEDGlobal 2012 when she gave a talk about the scientific evidence behind power posing. Her research …