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10 Motivational TED Talks to Watch With Breakfast | Inc.com

One of my favorite innovations in recent years is the idea of TED Talks. Whether you attend a session in person or watch online, you can learn and gain inspiration and see and hear people tell their stories and share their expertise firsthand. It's accessible, substantive information on virtually …

Goal Setting

3 Outdoor Workouts That Are Better Than Running | Men's Health

“You can get a dynamic workout that pushes your limits of strength and stamina through simple bodyweight movements,” says Gideon Akande, winner of <i>Men’s Health</i> Next Top Trainer, who regularly teaches outdoor bootcamps in Chicago.<p>It’s all about the workout design.<p>Use these 3 no-equipment routines to …

A la vista de turistas, narcos desembarcan droga en playa | Excélsior

CÁDIZ, ESPAÑA, 24 de junio.- A plena luz del día, con decenas de bañistas como testigo, un <b>grupo de narcotraficantes</b> fue grabado <b>descargando de una lancha paquetes de droga</b>, presuntamente hachís, en una <b>playa de Cádiz, España</b>.<p>En un video que fue grabado en la <b>playa de la Antunara</b>, el pasado fin de …

The 13 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we have collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>You're bound to find something you like, whether in Microsoft's killer new Outlook email app or in fun little games for passing the time like Psych.

Eero is a little white box that aims to change Wi-Fi forever

Would you spend $300 on a carefree Wi-Fi network?<p>Linksys, D-Link, Netgear, and Belkin. Those are the brands that most consumers choose when it comes time to set up a home Wi-Fi network. But no matter which product you buy, getting wireless internet working in your home — your <i>entire</i> home — can …

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9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

The Most Important Interview Question of All Time

<i>(NOTE - this is not the ONLY question, just the most important. Make sure you check out THE ANSWER (Part 2) post. Part 3 is for job-seekers on how to</i> …

Kenichi Ebina Performs an Epic Matrix- Style Martial Arts Dance - America's Got Talent

Nemo the Lab playing in the hail storm Castle Rock Colorado 2013

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How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

9 Rules for a Simpler Day

Our days fill up so fast, and are so rushed and filled with distractions, that they seem to be bursting.<p>It’s a huge source of stress for most people, …

The 21 Principles of Persuasion

How is it that certain people are so incredibly persuasive? Can we all harness those skills? After studying the most influential political, social, business and religious leaders, and trying countless techniques out myself, these are the 21 critical lessons I’ve identified to persuading people. …

Words And Phrases That Inspire, Motivate, And Persuade At Work

<i>“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”</i><br>―Rudyard Kipling<p>Words are powerful. They have the ability to inspire, motivate, and persuade; or discourage, dismiss, and dissuade. “With your words, you wield the power to plant seeds of either success or failure in the mind of …

Hacking Your To-Do List. - The Drift from Upstream

This week our Twitter feed included a Tweet about consultant Etienne Garbugli’s slideshare, “26 Time Management Hacks I Wish I’d Known at 20.” Beyond …

Time Management

4 Tricks For Remembering Anybody’s Name

We’ve all been there–that panicky moment at a conference or meeting where you go to say someone’s name and realize there’s nothing there but a big fat blank. Here’s how to put names to faces and build better relationships.<p>“When you fail to remember someone’s name,” Darlene Price tells <i>Forbes</i>, “it …

Turn Yourself Into a Star Sales Leader

You are a star salesperson. And after years of exceptional performance, you’ve just become the sales leader. How can you translate star sales performance into star sales leadership?<p>If you are like many sales leaders I’ve worked with your first impulse will be to try to clone yourself — that is to …

How To Work A Room Like You Own The Place

<i>This is a guest post by Nisa Chitakasem, co-author of the book</i> 135 Networking Career Tips.<p>Increasingly, we network by e-mail or through social media, such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. That’s a godsend for shy people. You can listen to conversations and chime in on your own terms.<p>But sometimes …

Five Ways To Make The Most Of Time

In the end time is the only thing we have.<p>And the way we spend our time is the way we spend our lives.<p>We often say we are killing time.<p>But really it …

Use Sales Linguistics to Structure Winning Presentations

During the past few months I’ve sat through hundreds of presentations while attending conferences and the company meetings of my clients. Overall, I would rate half of them as being average and a quarter of them as just plain terrible. How can we all work to improve those numbers?<p>There’s an …

Why Productive People Have Empty Schedules

What’s the one resource you can’t borrow, invest, or recover? Time. Lessons on guarding yours by Warren Buffett, Peter Drucker, Charles Dickens, Reddit CEO Yishan Wong, and others.<p>Back in 1991, Warren Buffett met Bill Gates, though as he tells Levo League, neither of them were excited to see one …

If You Screw Up, Be Honest About It And Your Customers Will Forgive You

Imagine for a moment that your new business was the savior of an entire community. Now, imagine the fallout when your new business accidentally destroyed the trust of that entire community with one defective product.<p>This imaginary scenario became very real for the Impossible Project a few years …

10 Things Every Customer Wants | Inc.com

Why does a customer buy from one vendor rather than another? According to research recently conducted by The Rain Group (detailed report here), customers tend to buy from sellers who are superlative at the following tasks:<p><b>1. Bring New Perspectives and Ideas</b><p>If customers could diagnose their own …

Customers

The Steve Jobs Emails That Show How to Win a Hard-Nosed Negotiation

Court documents reveal how the late Apple CEO won over News Corp. on eBook pricing.<p>(Reuters)<p>The US government's price-fixing lawsuit against Apple goes to trial next month in New York. Ahead of its court date, the US released emails that purport to show Apple was the "ringleader" in a scheme to set …

How to Give a Killer Presentation

A little more than a year ago, on a trip to Nairobi, Kenya, some colleagues and I met a 12-year-old Masai boy named Richard Turere, who told us a fascinating story. His family raises livestock on the edge of a vast national park, and one of the biggest challenges is protecting the animals from …

11 Simple Concepts To Become A Better Leader

Being likeable will help you in your job, business, relationships, and life.<p>Dave Kerpen, New York Times bestselling author of two books, Likeable …

Making Every Month Your Peak Month

Sales people hear it all the time: “ABC. Always be closing.” But as a sales leader I’d recommend that you adopt a slightly different mantra for …