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Playing nice at work could cost you success

If you’re struggling to say “no” at work and instead feel the need to constantly assist coworkers you might be compromising your success. As sad as …

Psychology

The Australian dollar is edging higher ahead of China's latest economic report card

• <b>The Australian dollar edged higher on Monday, helped by renewed, broad-based US dollar weakness.</b>• <b><br>China will release a raft of major economic data</b> …

Trading

Kiwi down vs greenback on pullback in risk

The New Zealand dollar fell against the greenback on Tuesday on a slight pullback in risk appetite after minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia …

New Zealand

Are Analysts Wrong On Australian Dollar?

The Australian dollar is clearly out of favor with investors at the moment as low interest rates, falling commodity prices and problems with China …

Australian Dollar

Learn the secrets of digital marketing straight from Silicon Valley

There’s no doubt that Silicon Valley is a hotbed of innovation where tech is concerned — but if you’re hoping to hold your own there, you’re going to …

Marketing

How Fast Could You Double Your Money in the Stock Market?

There once was a man with a red paper clip who wanted to buy a house. He had no money. So one day he traded his paper clip for a pen shaped like a fish. Then he traded his pen for a hand-crafted doorknob. Weeks later he traded the doorknob for a camping stove. Fourteen more trades would follow, …

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The first three things you should do when starting a content marketing campaign

We’ve heard Australia small business owners are planning to go hard on content marketing over the next 12 months, and estimates from the Content …

Marketing

The 6 best business books of 2017, according to economists, editors, and professors

'Adaptive Markets' by Andrew W. Lo<p><i>Amazon.com</i><p>For the past few decades, economists have debated the implications of efficient market theory, which …

Princeton University

4 Signs That Your Focus Is Holding You Back at Work

Focus is an invaluable trait. It helps you stay on task and get work done at a rapid rate. Yet too much focus can be a problem: It drains your brain of energy, makes you care less about people, and prevents you from seeing what is happening around you. In fact, too much focus is a surprisingly …

Doodling

Get Your Business Started With This One-Page Questionaire

If you've got a side business or other entrepreneurial endeavour in mind but haven't made a business plan for it yet, don't worry. You can create a …

Small Business

Obsess Over Your Customers, Not Your Rivals

The starting point of most competitive analysis is a question: Who is your competition? That’s because most companies view their competition as another brand, product, or service. But smart leaders and organizations go broader.<p>The question is not <i>who</i> your competition is but <i>what</i> it is. And the answer …

Customers

How to use a password manager (and why you really should)

If for some cruel reason I was forced to rewrite that mid-‘90s viral essay / hit single “Wear Sunscreen,” I would replace the titular advice with a simple plea: use a password manager. Like sunscreen, it can be a hassle to apply, but it’s an easy way to stop yourself from getting burned.<p>The reasons …

Information Systems

3 Secrets to Having a Better Morning

A morning ritual sure sounds nice (if it didn’t, you wouldn’t be reading this) but what’s the point of one? What’s it even supposed to accomplish?<p>No, …

Happiness

4 novels Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

'Seveneves' by Neal Stephenson<p><i>Amazon</i><p>After a science-fiction dry spell of more than a decade, Gates picked up 'Seveneves' on a friend's …

Books

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years | Inc.com

The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on science-backed leadership books that teach us where the future of motivation …

Leadership

Jeff Bezos, Sheryl Sandberg, and Other Top Leaders Share How They Found Their Calling | Inc.com

Every morning when you wake up and crack your eyes open for the first time that day, you're presented with a choice.<p>Do you keep your eyes open? Or do you close them and return to the unconscious warmth of your bed?<p>The question behind the question is what truly motivates you.<p>Some mornings you jump …

Sheryl Sandberg
Networking

The Dark Side of High Employee Engagement

Although employee engagement has become something of an HR fad, it would be hard to deny that it matters. In fact, robust meta-analytic studies show that higher levels of engagement boost employee wellbeing, performance, and retention. For example, engaged business units tend to deliver better …

Employee Engagement

To Grow as a Leader, Seek More Complex Assignments

Over the course of my career, I’ve spent countless hours talking to and hearing from leaders around the world. I’ve interviewed thousands of candidates for managerial roles and tracked the performance of those I successfully hired. I led the global management appraisal practice of our own executive …

Harvard Business School

Wall Street is obsessed with this technology -- but a big group of investors is missing out

Blockchain could be a real game changer for the financial-services industry, and big Wall Street banks and stock exchanges are trying to work out how …

Blockchain

How to improve your brain health and work more efficiently

Safety at work and keeping well are both recognised as important issues to reduce the risk of injury and illness, as these are the expensive human …

Australia

A self-made millionaire confesses the biggest financial mistake he's made

“Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic,” he writes on Entrepreneur. “It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible.”<p>That is, <i>i</i><i>f</i> you …

Self-improvement

Here's an easy way to improve your mental and physical health

Now that summer is here, there is nothing better than going outside. But if you need a little extra motivation, consider this: Only 30 minutes spent …

Urbanization

A Superbowl winner-turned-Wall Streeter gives his best piece of advice to recent graduates

Phil McConkey wakes up with the same image in mind every morning.<p>He is 27 again, a skinny kid from the west side of Buffalo. He barely weighs 160 …

New England Patriots

Warren Buffett reveals his number one piece of advice to anyone starting a new business

Warren Buffett has one piece of advice to anyone starting a new business.<p>He gave that advice to a group of small business entrepreneurs at the 20th …

Small Business