Edward Chong

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5 Important Career Lessons From 'Fast' CEOs

A new study by McKinsey, based on information about 365 CEOs who took office between 1990 and 2010, shows that those who moved quickly to make needed changes – in people and in the business – got much better financial results and lasted longer in the CEO role than those who moved more slowly.<p>These …

The Future is Now: 9 Unbelievable (Real) Technologies That Exist Today (PHOTOS)

According to Moore’s Law, it is generally held that the processing power in our computing technology is destined to double every two years. With respect to the trend first recognized in 1965, it only takes a glance at the headlines covering the high-concept gadgets and gizmos of today to notice …

The Single Most Important Element for Business Success

If somebody asked you what is the most crucial aspect of business to focus on to ensure success, what would you say?<p>Some would choose Sales. Some would say Marketing. Many would claim it’s Leadership. Others believe it’s Systems. More than a few would be adamant that the most important element is …

Dear High School Graduate: Everything You've Been Told Is False

When I graduated from Omaha Creighton Prep High School back in 1977, my fellow grads and I entered a benign, forgiving, if U.S.-hegemonic, economic order where one could find paid work — albeit of a blue collar variety — just by completing high school. A world where even a C student was guaranteed …

Yahoo, Tumblr, and the Loyalty Factor

As Yahoo goes through with its acquisition of Tumblr, CEO Marissa Mayer may have a user rebellion on her hands. The early reaction from the Tumblr community is not encouraging — blogs lit up with memes of crying babies and apocalyptic rants upon the announcement of the news. The uproar was …

Here's How To Build A Win-Win Networking Relationship

Here is a business-building rule of thumb: <i>Don’t waste your time networking if you are not prepared to develop win-win relationships.</i> Trust me when I say, I know what I’m talking about.<p>I am the organizer of a local business organization with a membership of over 400 self-employed women. I was …

Apple iWatch Rumors: Late 2013 Release Date Expected As 1.5-Inch Smart Watch Display Features Tested Overseas

Ever since The New York Times reported in February on Apple’s plans to create a smart wristwatch that could rival “science fiction comics and spy …