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Steve Jobs: 19 Inspiring Power Quotes for Success | Inc.com

When you think visionary, Steve Jobs was possibly the most visionary businessperson of our time. After co-founding Apple Computer in 1976, Jobs shepherded some of today's most innovative products--the iMac, iPod, iPhone, and others--from idea to production.<p>Consider these powerful words that can …

Motivation

Your Late-Night Emails Are Hurting Your Team

Around 11 p.m. one night, you realize there’s a key step your team needs to take on a current project. So, you dash off an email to the team members while you’re thinking about it.<p>No time like the present, right?<p>Wrong. As a productivity trainer specializing in attention management, I’ve seen over …

Seth's Blog

Too often, we wait. We wait to get the gig, or to make the complex sale, or to find the approval we seek. <i>Then</i> we decide it's time to get to work and …

The Difficult Empathy Of Parenthood

Being OK with imperfection — in ourselves and others.<p>I wouldn't have even noticed the family in the next car if their windows and mine weren't slightly rolled down.<p>"Ugh! Why is your mouth so fucking dirty?" the mother yelled. I jumped and turned just long enough to realize she wasn't talking to me. …

Parenting

8 Flower Arrangement Mistakes to Avoid

Whether you get them from a florist or the grocery store, give your blooms the attention they deserve.<p>Fresh flowers are a speedy way to brighten any space in your home. But take the time to avoid the mistakes that diminish your bouquet's staying power.<p><b>1. Going overboard choosing blooms</b>We're all for …

37 of the Most Powerful Quotes I Know | Inc.com

1. "I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples." -Mother Teresa<p>2. "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." -Maya Angelou<p>3. "Whether you think you …

Motivation

How Twitter CEO Dick Costolo Keeps His Focus | Inc.com

Dick Costolo doesn't have the air of a man who's barely hanging on. In recent months, a handful of investors and analysts have gone from speculating that Costolo will pay the ultimate price for slowing user growth at Twitter, where he's been CEO since 2010, to demanding that he be fired. It was …

CES

Seth's Blog

The worst troll is in your head.<p>Internet trolls are the commenters begging for a fight, the anonymous critics eager to tear you down, the hateful …

Sabki Dhulai

Sabki Dhulai

What Children Can Teach Us About Risk, Failure, and Personal Growth

<i>“If I limit myself to knowledge that I consider true beyond doubt,”</i> E.F. Schumacher wrote in his timelessly wonderful <i>A Guide for the Perplexed</i> in 1977, <i>“I minimize the risk of error but I maximize, at the same time, the risk of missing out on what may be the subtlest, most important and most</i> …

Lakshmi’s Purana

Published on 6th April, 2014, in the Mid-Day<p>We often assume that a Purana is a Sanskrit text that is known across India. That is not true. Take, for …

My Pregnancy Baby Today

Meet other mums!<br>In your Birth Club, you can meet other mums and mums-to-be whose due date, or baby's birth date, is the same as yours. It's the …

Friendship

How to Start a Conversation You’re Dreading

I anticipated that the conversation would be difficult.<p>Shari* and I had worked together for many years, and I knew she was expecting me to hire her to run a leadership program for one of my clients, Ganta, a high-tech company. But I didn’t think Shari was the right fit for Ganta or, frankly, for …

Fifth column: Another licence raj must end

It was this licence raj that prevented Kapil Sibal from allowing 1,500 new universities to be built.<p>Written by |<p>The most eloquent comment on the …

Higher Education

1 MIN READING: how the path was forged

<b>VERSíƒO EM PORTUGUES AQUI > Como a trilha foi aberta</b><br>________________________<p>One day, a calf needed to cross a virgin forest in order to return to its …

The Five Deadliest Resume Mistakes (& How to Fix Them)

The biggest problem most job-seekers run into is that the rules for job search have changed dramatically in the past half-decade. People looking for …

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India

10 Sentences That Can Change Your Life for The Better

25Shares<p>ShareEmailComments<p>The power of a single sentence is tremendous.A single sentence can either make your day or in the same time ruin somebody’s …

Nurse Reveals The Top 5 Regrets People Have On Their Deathbed

For many years I worked in palliative care. My patients were those who had gone home to die. Some incredibly special times were shared. I was with …

Facts About the Maneka Gandhi| Work & Life

Maneka Gandhi has been appointed as the Head of the Ministry of Women and Child Development. She is the sole member of the Nehru – Gandhi family to …

One Need Nobody Can Afford to Ignore

A breakthrough came when the psychologist Abraham Maslow offered a new model that put basic needs first and worked up the ladder toward higher needs. …

10 Painfully Obvious Truths Everyone Forgets Too Soon

<i>The truth does not cease to exist when it is ignored.</i><p>You know how you can hear something a hundred times in a hundred different ways before it …

Don’t Let Your Career Cause Regrets in Your Personal Life

When I was in my early days as CEO of Quest Diagnostics, working hard to turn around a then-troubled company, my daughter suffered a life-threatening illness. She was a freshman in college in a distant city. As any parent would, I rushed to her bedside. As I stood there, contemplating her uncertain …

My House Is Messy -- and I Don't Care

The other day, I finally stole some time and vacuumed out my minivan. I was starting to live in fear of someone asking me for a ride.<p>Not only was there garbage, random hats, a broken umbrella and tracked-in leaves on the floor, there were bits of pretzels and popcorn and some unidentifiable foods …

For All the Dads

We were watching the Olympics the other night, and the commercial thanking moms for all the sacrifices they made came on. Because of dedicated mothers, we have Olympic athletes. But apparently, only because of the moms.<p>Then today, I saw this on my Twitter feed -- "A Love Letter to All the Tired …

Table for Two

Ladies not all gynaecologist's will tell you this and sometimes even if they do, we don't realise the importance of it (like me: ( . <b>Massaging your</b> …