Our work lives have become increasingly demanding, presenting us with ever more complex challenges at a near-relentless pace. Add in personal or family needs, and it’s easy to feel constantly overwhelmed.
I'm often asked how I define a story. Is presentation a story? Is a business pitch a story? While defining a story, especially in a modern world, would take an entirely separate article, I know when a
In 2012, Denmark’s biggest energy company, Danish Oil and Natural Gas, slid into financial crisis as the price of natural gas was plunging by 90% and S&P downgraded its credit rating to negative. The hired
I Watched the Netflix Bill Gates Documentary. Here Are 5 Things You Had No Idea Were True About the Microsoft Co-Founder
The life Bill Gates has lived is, in every way, different than most of us. Here are five interesting facts you probably didn't know were true. Netflix has a fascinating look at the Microsoft co-founder
I see a lot of company strategies in my line of work, and many of them are just awful: A 40-page PowerPoint deck crammed with hundreds of data points • A presentation detailing seven initiatives, each
This entrepreneur blocks every minute of her time. While the practice might seem constraining, she argues that it has created more freedom and balance in her life. Before I discovered the secret to getting
Do you know the 5-second rule? It also works for jerks in the office. Let's say you're in a meeting with someone and you're discussing a new project. There's an easy way to see if the person is paying
LinkedIn Just Revealed a Surprising New Way to Make Your Profile Really Stand Out (This Changes Everything)
According to new LinkedIn research, 69 percent of professionals think their skills are more important than college education when job-seeking. Somewhere in our LinkedIn profile or résumé, most of us include
It might not be long before you can place a McDonald’s drive through order by talking to a machine. The burger chain announced Tuesday that it is acquiring a Bay Area voice recognition startup called with
Limited interaction with coworkers can make you a better communicator. There is a scene in the movie Ray when Jamie Foxx describes to Kerry Washington how turning one sense off heightens others. In this
Hardheadedness seems to be rampant. From the boardroom to politics to everyday interactions, we often encounter people (and may also find ourselves) upholding a stance despite evidence of its inaccuracy.
Harvard researchers reveal the strange, reverse, logic of anxiety. Here's how you can use this insight to transform your experience of fear, worry, and anxiety. Just consider the last time you felt a of