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How to Create the Exact Work Culture You're Looking For | Inc.com

Culture is a company's most important weapon. And this is one piece of your company you can't delegate. It requires YOUR leadership and vision.<p>"Culture eats strategy for breakfast," wrote the business sage Peter Drucker.<p>A lot of leaders don't like to hear that. They think of strategy as something …

Leadership

Love Is All You Need: Insights from the Grant Study | The Art of Manliness

Why do two men from very similar socioeconomic and educational backgrounds sometimes take very different life paths?<p>Is nature or nurture more …

Ben Carson: Big Bang A Fairy Tale, Theory Of Evolution Encouraged By The Devil

"I personally believe that this theory that Darwin came up with was something that was encouraged by the adversary, and it has become what is scientifically, politically correct."<p>In a speech delivered in 2012, Ben Carson said the big bang theory was part of the "fairy tales" pushed by "highfalutin …

Ben Carson

10 podcasts to sharpen your sales skills

In the competitive 21st century marketplace, it’s more important than ever to keep your sales skills sharp. Regardless of how busy you are, podcasts provide an opportunity to continue learning without disrupting your daily routine. Whether you’re traveling, exercising or sitting in a waiting room, …

Marketing

Should Millennials Follow Their Passion?

<i>This is a guest post by the daughter of Steve Denning, Stephanie Denning, who writes about leadership issues from a Millennial perspective. The views expressed here are her own.</i><p>Three months ago, I watched Ben Horowitz’s commencement speech at Columbia, during which he put this question to the …

Leadership

The best ways to invest $5,000

"If you're asking what's the best way to invest $5,000, it's kind of like asking what should I have for dinner tonight? Well, it depends," says Greg McBride, chief financial analyst of Bankrate. "What do you like? What don't you like? Do you have any allergies? What are you in the mood for? The …

Benefits of adjustable desks still unclear

(Reuters Health, Roxanne Nelson) — Height-adjustable desks are growing in popularity in office settings, but there’s still no hard evidence that they improve the health of office workers, according to a new review of existing research.<p>Indeed, there has been very little research testing whether …

Workstations

How to develop your child's full potential

<i>This article is by staff writer Lisa Aberle.</i><p>Have you ever had the nagging sense that you were just floating through life? Stuck in a dead-end job, …

The Complete Guide to Backing Up Your Computer The Best Way

There’s a reason people don’t bother backing up their computer: thinking about the task of doing it properly becomes too <i></i>difficult. The thing about backups is that it’s not a question of if data loss will strike you, but when and how severely.<p>Backups have long been considered to be incredibly …

Tips for Cold-Emailing Intimidatingly Powerful People

CEOs are thirsty for insight from the front lines. And yet those of us on those front lines – whether we are customers or employees – are often hesitant to reach out to senior leaders who are only an email away.<p>I saw this the other day in a friend who works for Salesforce. My friend is a mid-level …

The Remedy for Unproductive Busyness

Raise your hand if you feel busy. Keep it up, still, if you think the busyness is hurting your productivity. If your hand is still up, then you should keep on reading.<p>It’s very easy to succumb to the temptation of staying busy even when it is counterproductive: It is the way our brains are wired. …

Regular Exercise Is Part of Your Job

When we think about the value of exercise, we tend to focus on the physical benefits. Lower blood pressure, a healthier heart, a more attractive physique. But over the past decade, social scientists have quietly amassed compelling evidence suggesting that there is another, more immediate benefit of …

The Basic Principles of Strategy Haven’t Changed in 30 Years

Almost every time I teach the basic concepts of strategy — the five forces framework or the principles of competitive advantage — I get the same question. “These ideas are more than 30 years old,” managers complain. “Isn’t there anything more recent?”<p>Unfortunately, this question demonstrates a lack …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Restaurants<p>Yes, Bill Murray is one of them.<p>By …

Bill Murray

Real estate tech & tools to win new customers - RealtyBizNews: Real Estate News

This week I’ll share some of the new technology, websites and applications as well as some of the ways US agents are now using social media to …

9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I gave a presentation to Womensphere a few months ago on the most valuable lessons I learned early in my career. Back when I was an entry-level investment banking analyst at Bear Stearns (R.I.P.), our trainers gave us some basic advice on …

Investment Property 101 - Part Two: The Math Behind Investing

The money and math behind investing in real estate. <i></i>If you want to buy an investment property you will need to be able to do some basic math.<p>If you …

Two Ways to Clarify Your Professional Passions

Have you ever noticed that highly effective people almost always say they love what they do? If you ask them about their good career fortune, they’re likely to advise that you have to love what you do in order to perform at a high level of effectiveness. They will talk about the critical importance …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Happiness

How and Why to Become a Lifelong Learner | The Art of Manliness

For the first twenty-two years or so of our lives, our main “job” is learning. The bulk of our time is spent in classrooms acquiring new knowledge. …

30 of the Most Inspiring Things Anyone Ever Said | Inc.com

The start of a new week or a new month--heck, a new <i>anything</i>--brings with it an opportunity. You can either keep doing what you've done in the past (whether it's worked well or not). Or you can take stock, take charge, and try something new.<p>If you've ever found yourself in a rut, chances are you …

Motivation

An Introduction to Investing in Notes: Learn to "Be the Bank"

The general concept of investing makes perfect sense: It is the art of using money to make more money. So, how does this simple idea so often get …

Financial watchdog hasn't barred any brokers who worked at 'Wolf of Wall Street' firm

Yet none of the brokers who worked at the notorious boiler room have been barred from the industry under a program set up by Wall Street's self-regulator, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (Finra), reports The Wall Street Journal.<p>One of the firm's more colorful brokers, Christopher Veale, …

30 Years Ago Warren Buffett Gave Away The Secret To Good Investing And Correctly Predicted No One Would Listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

20 Ways to Meet Credit Card Minimum Spend Requirements

21 Ways (and counting) to Meet Minimum Spend Requirements<p><i>Updated 11/2/2017</i><p>Earning frequent flyer miles and travel rewards through credit card sign-up …

Personal Finance

What Does A College Degree Mean Now?

When I was a little kid, my mom used to tell us stories about growing up on the south side of Chicago in the 1930s and 40s. I used to think “Man! I can’t believe my mom watched a guy in a horse-drawn carriage come down the street selling blocks of ice.” To me, like every kid, it seemed like my mom …

College & University

14 Superfoods That Keep Your Body and Mind Strong | Inc.com

Superfoods are nutrient-rich and a catalyst for good health and overall well-being. Not only do they optimize your immune system (fewer missed workdays), but they also have body-healing compounds, reduce inflammation (bad disease instigator), and can kill off harmful bacteria. Added bonus: People …

Nutrition

Why We Humblebrag About Being Busy

We have a problem—and the odd thing is we not only know about it, we’re celebrating it. Just today, someone boasted to me that she was so busy she’s averaged four hours of sleep a night for the last two weeks. She wasn’t complaining; she was <i>proud</i> of the fact. She is not alone.<p>Why are typically …

Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

Personality