Chloe Lenagan

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How Misplaced Anxiety Affects Your Decision Making

University of Pennsylvania research scholar, Jeremy Yip unpacks how emotional awareness–especially of anxiety–can help us to make better decisions.<p>When we feel anxious, it’s often in response to uncertainty. As a result, we tend to reduce our risk. But this anxiety can be triggered by events that …

Psychology

Maybe workers should just take turns being CEO

If you’re looking at a typical corporate org chart, there’s no better place to be than at the very top, but not every leader wants to stay there.<p>On Monday, Jan. 13, WordPress Creator Matt Mullenweg announced that he was switching jobs with Toni Schneider, the former CEO of the platform’s parent …

Leadership

How To Perform At Your Peak Every Day: 10 Tips For Working Smarter In 2014

<i>This is the first in a two-part story on how to manage your mental energy to do your best work. Click here for the second article, “7 Types of Experience Your Brain Needs To Function At Its Best.”</i><p>It’s a common scenario for many of us.<p>You start the day with an idea of what you want to work on and …

What can assistants expect in 2014?

I know I always say I can’t believe how the time flies but I seriously can’t believe how quickly 2013 past us by! It was quick wasn’t it!? I’m not …

Pitman Training

Emma is a Success Coach and Business Mentor. In this vlog she shares some key strategies to bring joy to your job...<p>This blog comes from Entrepreneur …

NetSuite: The #1 Cloud ERP Software Suite, Is It Really The B…

NetSuite: The #1 Cloud ERP Software Suite, Is It Really The Best In Cloud Computing?<p>NetSuite is a single, powerful cloud-based ERP application, which combines complete customer-facing CRM and e-commerce capabilities with back-office Accounting/ERP and self-service portals for partners. As a result, it allows companies to unite fragmented data and automate processes from end to end. It offers the industry’s first and only:<p>CRM and Accounting/ERP with integrated ecommerce.<br>SuiteFlex customization …

7 Steps to Be Ready to Present When Your PowerPoint Fails

Facilitating a small client strategic planning session, I copied the PowerPoint to accompany the session on a USB drive. When I arrived at the …

Public Speaking

Misanthropy I can bear - but anti-feline prejudice is different

The cat is man's master, and nobody should challenge its supremacy<p>This week I learnt a disturbing fact about Walt Disney. At an awards dinner in Hollywood, Meryl Streep gave a speech in which she condemned him for his various prejudices. He didn’t like women, he didn’t like Jews, and in fact he …

See What The Desks Of 39 Successful People Look Like

A desk has to be a place where you can be productive, healthy, and comfortable for many hours, day in day out.<p>Craigslist founder Craig Newmark prefers a sparse desk, while Peter Guber, co-owner of the L.A. Dodgers, keeps his desk "crowded" with memorabilia "to create an un-intimidating environment …

Livestreaming

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"To make the most of 2014, start at the end, and answer 'What would you like to say you did this year?'" http://read.bi/1elCyTt

Get Out of Your Comfort Zone: A Guide for the Terrified

No one likes to move beyond his or her comfort zone, but that’s really where the magic happens. It’s where we can grow, learn, and develop in a way that expands our horizons beyond what we thought was possible.<p>Also, it’s terrifying.<p>For me, operating beyond my comfort zone was participating in …

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Why Logic Alone Won’t Lead to Good Decisions

When one businessman lost his ability to feel emotions, his work started to collapse. Neuroscience explains why.<p>As you may know from <i>Star Trek</i>, Spock is half-Vulcan and Vulcans are <i>purely logical</i>: they don’t let fluffy stuff like emotions get in the way of making coolly rational choices.<p>But here’s a …

Emotional Intelligence

Yes, And… Improv Techniques To Make You A Better Boss

Looking for a way to shake up your creative process? Try these improv principles.<p>Many of our favorite comedians launched their careers in Improv, but it’s also a tool for leaders to communicate more effectively with their employees. And, no, it’s not about comedy or trust falls.<p>Charna Halpern, …

Leadership