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​Using Google makes people overestimate their own intelligence, study says

People across the world have become used to turning to Google and Yahoo to look up information and advice on a whole host of topics, but a new study shows that search engines are actually inflating people’s perception of their own knowledge.

In a study called “Searching for Explanations: How the …

Google

Leadership Lessons From Walt Disney: Perfecting the Customer Experience

INC. PARTNER INSIGHTS • DISNEY INSTITUTE

At Disney Institute, we were recently reflecting on the phrase, "simple is the new smart," and it reminded us of a leadership philosophy we share with our clients and training program attendees: Keep it simple so that everyone understands.

| Inc. Partner …

Walt Disney Company

14 Habits Of Ultra-Organized People

They're the people who just love to check things off a list. Their idea of heaven is The Container Store. And they sure know their way around a spreadsheet. They're the ultra-organized, and to those who prefer things a little less tidy, their ways are mysterious.

But they're also onto something. …

Time Management

11 Inspiring People Who Followed Their Passions and Found Amazing Success

THE INC. LIFE

Should you follow the market or follow your passions in launching a new venture?

I was looking for inspiration when I began this column--trying to find examples of extremely successful entrepreneurs who had founded their companies while they were working for someone else.

It turns out …

Entrepreneurship

Chromebit, o pendrive que é um computador com Chrome OS

Foi-se o tempo em que computadores eram máquinas gigantescas, feias e desajeitadas que ocupavam toda a sua mesa. Nos últimos 20 anos a miniaturização …

Why The Future Of Online Advertising Looks A Lot Like Television

Ever since the first display ads appeared on our computer screens some two decades ago, the Internet’s big promise over existing advertising has been the ability to target audiences more precisely and measure the impact of the ads.

That promise has partly come true, and it remains the key factor in …

Advertising

What’s the Biggest Challenge of Entrepreneurship? Mark Zuckerberg and Others Provide Answers

ICONS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

You knew starting a business would be tough. Here are some of the biggest obstacles faced by today's entrepreneurial icons.

Starting a company is difficult--just ask anyone who's ever done it. But what's the single biggest challenge for a brand-new company owner? Different …

Entrepreneurship

8 Perks That Smart Solopreneurs Make Sure to Give Themselves

THE INC. LIFE

Are you a solopreneur, telecommuter, or virtual team member? Here's how to treat yourself right.

Do you work at home, or are you planning to? Having your home become your workplace can be challenging in some ways. It's easy to fall victim to loneliness, distractions, and the lure of the …

Pajamas

Twitter Is Now Placing Ads Within User Profiles

Your Twitter profile may soon include a new decoration: Advertising.

Twitter is bringing promoted tweets, the app’s signature ad unit, to people’s profile pages as part of a new test. That means when you visit the page of another user, you may find a targeted Twitter ad waiting for you a few tweets …

Advertising

5 business comms tools ripe for disruption

The reason you feel like you read about a new messaging app every single day is because you do. There has literally not been such a hot space since photo-sharing apps were a thing.

There’s ephemeral messaging, visual messaging, email clients that act like messengers, voice messaging, video …

Disruption

8 Tasks You Had Better Love Prior to Becoming an Entrepreneur

THE INC. LIFE

If you are considering starting up your own business from scratch, here is a list of the eight tasks you had better love prior to becoming an entrepreneur.

If you are considering starting up your own business from scratch, here is a list of the eight tasks you had better love prior to …

Entrepreneurship

The Biggest Business Comebacks Of The Past 20 Years

Our verdict is in: Apple staged the most impressive recovery of the last 20 years. Here are 19 others that overcame hard times.

Apple: The Most Impressive Business Comeback Of The Past 20 Years

In our fast-changing, startup-crazed economy, it can seem like only the newest companies have the agility …

Howard Schultz

Este site quer comprar aquele celular que você não usa mais

Batizado de Redial, site paga até 1.600 reais por smartphone usado de acordo com o modelo e estado de conservação do gadget

São Paulo - Um novo serviço online promete dar destino àquele smartphone velho que você tem guardado em casa. Batizado de Redial, o site já comprou cerca de 500 gadgets usados …

Os otimistas enfrentam melhor os momentos de adversidade | Harvard Business Review Brasil

Estamos vivendo um momento que para quem tem mais de 40 anos não deixa de ser um déjà vu. Um ano que chegou trazendo muitas incertezas e mudanças, …

Por que a execução da estratégia falha — e o que fazer a respeito | Harvard Business Review Brasil

Desde o trabalho seminal de Michael Porter nos anos 1980, temos uma definição clara e amplamente aceita sobre o que é estratégia — mas sabemos bem …

What Makes a Leader?

Editor’s Note: It was Daniel Goleman who first brought the term “emotional intelligence” to a wide audience with his 1995 book of that name, and it was Goleman who first applied the concept to business with his 1998 HBR article, reprinted here. In his research at nearly 200 large, global companies, …

Manual para você otimizar seu tempo e deixar o trabalho – e a vida – mais leve

Está ruim e sempre pode piorar.
Está bom e sempre pode melhorar.
São duas frases completamente diferentes – e possíveis.
Mas a pergunta que fica é: qual

'Just do it': slogan da Nike é inspirado em assassino, revela criador

Fachada de loja da Nike em Xangai, na China (Foto: Getty Images) 'Just do It'. Que o slogan da Nike é um dos mais reconhecidos de todos os tempos não …

LP e Membros

BRAIN for Business & Life!

Um lugar onde você aprenderá como a Ciência e a Neurociência podem incrementar seus negócios e sua vida.

#criatividade …

We'll be uploading our entire MINDS to computers by 2045 and our bodies will be replaced by machines within 90 years, Google expert claims

• Ray Kurzweil, director of engineering at Google, believes we will be able to upload our entire brains to computers within the next 32 years - an …

Monkeys Control Virtual Arms With Their Thoughts

Researchers at Duke University have trained monkeys to move virtual arms by using nothing but their thoughts.

Two monkeys, which were studied at the university's Center for Neuroengineering, learned to direct the virtual hands of a monkey avatar on a computer screen without moving any part of their …

Why Do You Hate the Sound of Your Own Voice?

“We hate it because it is so foreign,” said Dr. William Cullinan, dean of the College of Health Sciences at Marquette University in Wisconsin.

You …

Psychology

What Does It Take To Get Others to Really Give Their Best? : 4 Steps Backed by Science to Get People Motivated

Employees, spouses, kids — what does it take to get people motivated so you don’t have to nag them?

When tested in national surveys against such …

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know to start off the week.

1. Apple is going to run a public beta program for its mobile operating system. That means customers will be able to try out the software before it's released.

2. Samsung has hinted that its new Galaxy phone will be made of

How To Grow an Email List With Subscribers Who Are Willing To Pay for Your Services

Money is in the list – you’ve read this a million times.And it’s true.Email list subscribers are the biggest asset for any blog or online business. …

Email

Entenda porque diversos países criticam tanto o WhatsApp

Aplicativo já sofreu ameaças em diversos países, sob justificativa de ser usado por criminosos

Não é apenas no Brasil, onde um juiz do Piauí ordenou o …

Dying Light e a edição de colecionador de R$ 1 milhão

Videogames não costumam ser uma forma de entretenimento muito acessível, especialmente no Brasil, onde os impostos e a ganância dos vendedores …

Primeiro transplante de corpo deve acontecer até 2017 | EXAME.com

Gabriel Garcia, da INFO

Um cirurgião italiano garante que transplantes de corpos inteiros serão possíveis em até dois anos.

Sergio Canavero, médico em Turim, Itália, pretende enxertar a cabeça de uma pessoa no corpo de um doador e afirma que os últimos detalhes necessários para concretizar a operação …

7 Traits Only Happy People Have

THE INC. LIFE

Happiness is hard to find for many people. There are several inherent traits that happy people have, but is it possible to teach yourself to embrace and adopt them? It all starts with knowing the secrets of happiness.

Happiness is hard to find, and some people spend their whole lives …

Happiness