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The What the Hell Effect: How the Swing Improves Everything

<b>In the Hardstyle kettlebell community, people talk about the “What the Hell Effect.”</b> The phrase is typically uttered after someone uses only …

Workouts

The 1 Mistake That Causes Most Innovators to Fail, According to a Brilliant Harvard Professor | Inc.com

You've created an innovative product. Customers love it and pay you quite well for it. You plow your profits back into R&D, making your product ever better, more powerful, and more useful to your customers. This may sound like a formula for success but it's actually the opposite, according to …

Innovation
Bridges

A Guide to Organization Design

Ten tips to help you get your reorg right the first time. For more insight, read "10 Principles of Organization Design."

Design

Conversations That Change the World

By creating an atmosphere of shared awareness, a well-designed dialogue "container" can enable transformative change. A moment when people ask "why …

A Guide to Strategy through Execution

How to get the strategists and implementers in your company to work together effectively. For more insight, read "10 Principles of Strategy through …

10 Principles of Strategy through Execution

Your company's identity (what you do) and implementation (how you do it) should be closely linked. Here are the precepts to keep in mind as you bring …

Management

Here is the letter the world's largest investor, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, just sent to CEOs everywhere

Fink focused on how to think long-term in this "new world" that has negated all the assumptions investors had a year ago about, for example, who would be the US president.<p>Business Insider is running the full letter below (emphasis ours):<p>Each year, I write to the CEOs of leading companies in which …

CEOs

10 daily habits that are sabotaging your productivity and success

When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p><i>"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken." —</i> …

Time Management

How to Make the Ultimate Garage Workbench

For the past six months, I've been hammering and banging on a flimsy folding plastic table. That's right. I'm a full-time DIY and how-to blogger, a …

Woodworking

How Harry's Became the Warby Parker of Shaving | Inc.com

Dissatisfied, they finally tried to track down the Croma, an elusive European blade they had read about on shaving blogs. "We started Googling around and discovered it was produced by this factory in Germany called Feintechnik," says Raider. It was one of the few places in the world that had …

Startups

Top 10 Best Dumbbell Exercises to Explode Your Arm Muscles

To build big arm muscles you need to work them intensely and with heavy weights. Dumbbell exercises are the best for that because they allow you to …

Workouts

What Too Many Hospitals Are Overlooking

Story Highlights<p><i>Engaged physicians are more productive</i>• <i><br>Hospitals need a more direct approach to engaging doctors</i>• <i><br>Physician engagement drives hospital</i> …

Why leaders must take a different tack when managing change

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>There's a prevalent trend in the tech industry right now; …

If Your Boss Thinks You’re Awesome, You Will Become More Awesome

If your boss thinks you’re awesome, will that make you more awesome? This question came to us recently, when we were working with the top three levels of management in a multinational. When asked to rate their direct reports on 360 evaluations, some managers consistently rated everyone higher, and …

Psychology

Try Free! Online Learning Content Management System

PLATFORM<p>WiZDOM Cloud's knowledge repository is powered by a robust Learning Management System. This platform helps you to build, deliver and control …

Online Learning

Create a Project Timeline Template

How to Create a Microsoft Project Timeline Template<p>Adding tasks to a timeline in Microsoft Project is fairly straightforward, however, Microsoft …

Alan Mulally Or Jack Welch: What Type Of Leader Do You Want To Be?

Last April, Maggie Lake was interviewing me at CNN’s studio in New York about Alan Mulally, who was about to announce that he was retiring as CEO of Ford Motor Co.<p>Lake has interviewed a lot of big-name executives. She’s seen them up close. And after the cameras stopped rolling, she told me that …

Leadership

Review: Woodford Reserve Rye

Rye has long been the Next Big Thing in whiskeydom, and now it’s Woodford Reserve’s turn to get into the game. (When Maker’s Mark Rye eventually …

Gallup

U.S. Business Owners' Approval of Obama Remains Low

Thirty-seven percent approval ranks among lowest by job category<p>PRINCETON, NJ -- In an era of much uncertainty for business owners -- tied to the …

Dysfunctional Gov't Surpasses Economy as Top U.S. Problem

Highest percentage citing dysfunctional government in Gallup history<p><i>This article is part of an ongoing series analyzing how the government shutdown</i> …

How to Email Busy People

I was just chatting with a friend that is a successful entrepreneur, advisor, and angel investor. He has 1700 unread emails in his inbox. 1700!<p>This …

The Art Of The Email Introduction: 10 Rules For Emailing Busy People

<b>Email is broken.</b> Do you know anyone who loves email? I don’t – it can be frustrating and it doesn’t scale well, and there aren’t enough hours in the day to process it all. But for many executives it’s the reality of how a lot of business gets done, and everyone has to deal with it and make the best …