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The CEO of the #1 Ranked Millennial Place to Work Proves How Any Employee Can Overcome Bad Management and Succeed | Inc.com

Most employees feel powerless at some point. Often, they have good ideas and good work ethic only to have it disrupted by poor managers with bad behavior. Worse, mediocrity in management often prevents potential star employees from shining, leaving them to join the ranks of the simply adequate …

Employee Engagement

Today in Apple history: Apple lays out its core company values

<b>September 23, 1981:</b> Years before Steve Jobs told us to “think different” and Tim Cook argued Apple should be a “force for good” in the world, Cupertino lays out what it calls its “Apple Values.”<p>Despite being written 35 years ago, the values Apple viewed as being crucial to its brand remain relevant …

You Can't Change Fundamental Behaviors Without Changing Fundamental Beliefs | Inc.com

In 2006, Blockbuster Video launched Total Access, a service that allowed its customers to rent videos online and return them to stores. The strategy was an immediate hit with customers and before long its online unit was making big gains against Netflix. It seemed that the video giant had finally …

Leadership

The 5 Commandments of Personal Development

Are you drowning under the sea of information on personal development? You wonder what you should really focus on in order to get results?<p>It is while …

The Skills Leaders Need at Every Level

A few weeks ago, we were asked to analyze a competency model for leadership development that a client had created. It was based on the idea that at different points in their development, potential leaders need to focus on excelling at different skills. For example, in their model they proposed that …

11 clothing and style hacks for the modern gentleman

From packing your suit the wrinkle-free way to keeping your rolled-up sleeves from unfurling, heed these 11 clothing and style hacks that will save you time, money, and, in some cases, embarrassment.<p>Instead of rolling the cuff slowly up your sleeve, flip the cuff back and pull it to just below your …

Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them?

More and more people in education agree on the importance of learning stuff other than academics.<p>But no one agrees on what to call that "stuff".<p>There are least seven major overlapping terms in play. New ones are being coined all the time. This bagginess bugs me, as a member of the education media. …

Pedagogy

23 Battle-Tested Leadership Quotes That Can Transform Your Life | Inc.com

While we remember those who served in the armed forces, it is also important to reflect on the lessons those soldiers learned. No other setting that can drive fear and summon courage like battle. Top commanding officers have to bring their troops through something no completely sane human would …

Leadership

Junghans Max Bill Chronoscope 2015

in Fashion, Watches on<p>18 Shares<p>4<p>14<p>Max Bill left an extensive body of work created during his lifetime. His talents were those of an architect, …

Watches

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10 Success Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In order to achieve success, you need to adopt the habits that will drive you to the top. Successful people strongly believe in something and are driven to manifest it. Their path is so strong that it keeps them true to their ideas and …

Status Quo Leadership Is The Biggest Impediment To Innovation

<i>Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes. –</i> Bertolt Brecht<p>If you’re looking for an innovation revolution in your organization, don’t look for more money or more places to spend money. Don’t look for activities or tactical interventions or things to do.<p>Look for heroes.<p>This was one of many …

Innovation

5 Ways To Transform Yourself Into A Leader

After months of effort, you finally land the promotion you’ve had your eyes on. On paper, it’s your dream job: You have a bigger team under you, more exciting responsibilities, a direct line of communication to the big boss, a salary that’s<i>actually</i> competitive, and of course, the highly anticipated …

Leadership

249 Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking

<b>249 Bloom’s Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Bloom’s Taxonomy’s verbs–also know as power verbs or thinking verbs–are …

Roth IRAs: Invest In This, Not That

You just opened a Roth IRA or added to your existing one. Way to go! If you put in the maximum amount of $5,500 (or $6,500 if you are 50 or older) for 2014 or 2015, you are probably pretty happy with yourself.<p>Can’t you imagine your future self patting you on the back for making this move? Down the …

Retirement

Financial Literacy Test

<b>Financial Literacy Test & Survey Center</b><p>The NFEC’s Financial Literacy Test Center provides complimentary tests and testing results. Organizations and …

Education

See Why Bill Gross's Departure is Such a Big Deal

Bond guru Bill Gross is leaving Pimco, which he co-founded in 1971 and where he has managed the world's largest bond mutual fund.<p>Sign up to receive …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, as evidenced by the …

Time Management

Articles about 12 tips clutter free home office on Dwell.com - Dwell

All of us have heard that the real estate market is "bad" right now. However, what is bad for sellers is often good for buyers.<p>Spring is coming and home improvements are in the air.<p>An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.<p>Of …

Real Estate

Kareem: 20 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Was 30

When I was thirty, I was living my dream.<p><b>When I was thirty, I was living my dream.</b> I'd already accomplished most of what I'd set out to achieve professionally: leading scorer in the NBA, leading rebounder, leading blocker, Most Valuable Player, All-Star. But success can be as blinding as Bill …

Divorce

Bill O'Reilly Amazes John Calipari With His Racial Stupidity

The Supreme Court Is About to Decide the Future of TV

The Su­preme Court will hear ar­gu­ments Tues­day in a case that could shape the fu­ture of tele­vi­sion and even the In­ter­net.<p>All of the ma­jor TV …

Televisions