Giacomo Sissa

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Seven great habits of the most successful people

Many people wonder how they can become highly successful, not realizing that they hold within them everything they need to achieve all of the success they desire.<p>Successful people are where they are today because of their habits. Habits determine 95% of a person's behavior.<p>Everything that you are …

Self-improvement

10 Effective Communication Habits of the Most Successful People | Inc.com

Being able to communicate effectively, I believe, is one of the best life skills you can develop. Think about it, colleagues who can masterfully communicate their thoughts, feelings, ideas, concerns and wishes are better equipped to manage or avoid conflict, negotiate win-win scenarios, and …

Success

The Biggest Secret to Success: Spend at Least 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking | Inc.com

<i>What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brian Scudamore, Founder and CEO of O2E Brands, on Quora:</b><p>You've heard of people like Elon Musk …

Time Management

8 Paradoxical Habits Of Wildly Successful People

You know what they say about opinions -- everybody has one. If you want to see that truth in action, just Google "characteristics of successful people." Some of the results will undoubtedly point to the famous Marshmallow Study at Stanford, which demonstrated that the ability to delay gratification …

Self-improvement

The 10 Most Popular Leadership Stories Of 2016

These are the leadership stories you read and shared the most this year.<p>2016 saw its fair share of changes in the world of leadership. A pretty eventful U.S. presidential election accompanied seismic occurrences, scandals, mishaps, and mistakes in the business world.<p><i>Fast Company</i> covered the low …

Leadership

63% Of Employees Don't Trust Their Leader -- Here's What You Can Do To Change That

Trust is toast, according to the 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer.<p>It’s worldwide, it’s pervasive across business and government, and trust of CEOs is at an all-time low.<p>CEO Credibility plunged by 12 points this year. Sixty-three percent of survey respondents said CEOs are somewhat or not at all …

Employee Engagement

Being Lazy Is the Key to Success, According to the Best-Selling Author of 'Moneyball' | Inc.com

Do you think of yourself as lazy? If so, do you think that's a good thing? It just might be the key to success. That's according to Michael Lewis, author of the bestsellers <i>Moneyball</i>, <i>The Big Short</i>, and many more.<p>Lewis was a keynote speaker at the 2017 Insight Summit put on by online survey company …

Moneyball

Dude Scores 2nd Date With Tennis Star/Model Eugenie Bouchard After Twitter Super Bowl Bet

Ad<p>It all started with a shot in the dark tweet during the Super Bowl.<p>Some random guy tweeted at Canadian tennis star and now Sports Illustrated model …

Eugenie Bouchard

A 5 Minute Meditation Practice That Will Literally Rewire Your Brain to Be More Positive

All of us us at some point get affected by negative and self-defeating thoughts that keep invading the mind over and over again.<p>These thoughts can …

30 Profound Quotes From Eckhart Tolle That Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Eckhart Tolle is a famous spiritual teacher promoting mindfulness and living in the now. His teachings often contradict what we are taught in the …

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

Self-improvement

To Be a Success You Have To Stop Making THESE 8 Mistakes

I know it sounds crazy. How could you be blocking your own success, you want it more than anything.You’re always thinking about how you want things …

Motivation

The Easiest Thing You Can Do to Be a Great Boss

Most leaders receive surprisingly little development before assuming their first supervisory roles. In fact, many get no leadership training at all until they’ve been in the executive ranks for nearly a decade—reaching, on average, age 42.<p>But whether you’ve had formal training or not, there’s one …

Employee Engagement

Ease the Pain of Returning to Work After Time Off

Photo by Andrew Nguyen<p>As much as we all need vacations, the day or week <i>after</i> a vacation often leaves us wondering whether the joy of vacation is worth the pain of returning to work. Between the email backlog, the pain of readjustment, and the fight to get back into your work clothes after two weeks …

Productivity

Innovation Strategy: Timing and Scope

First movers and second movers can be just as successful – as long as companies tailor their innovation strategy to their approach.

Tailoring

6 Ways to Keep Good Ideas from Dying at Your Company

Anyone who has worked inside a large organization can rattle off a lengthy list of the things that regularly kill promising ideas: conflict with existing businesses, naysayers, management turmoil, insufficient resources.<p>And yet when companies suddenly decide to “get more innovative,” starting …

Innovation

Don’t Let Your Stressed-Out Boss Stress You Out

Is your boss stressed to the max and making you miserable? Join the club. Stress is an epidemic among managers and leaders today, and burnout is catching up <i>fast</i>.<p>We all know the reasons: the rapidly changing economic landscape; fast-moving technologies; 24/7 work with little to no downtime. It all …

Mindfulness

The 7 Attributes of the Most Effective Sales Leaders

Every salesperson knows the quality of their sales manager will have a profound impact on their own success. A recent study I conducted proves this point. Sixty-nine percent of salespeople who exceeded their annual quota rated their sales manager as being excellent or above average. In addition, …

Management

Apple Loop: iPhone 6S Price, Apple TV Misses Out On 'Top Gear', New iPhone Leaks Bring Bad News

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes pricing details on the new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, three pieces of bad news from the iPhone leaks, a thicker design for the updated hardware, rumors of the new iPad Pro being revealed, the unique …

Top Gear

How to Negotiate with Powerful Suppliers

In many industries the balance of power has dramatically shifted from buyers to suppliers. A classic example comes from the railway industry. In 1900 North America had 35 suppliers of cast rail wheels; railway builders could pick and choose among them. A century later no one looking to build a …

Management

People Before Strategy: A New Role for the CHRO

CEOs know that they depend on their company’s human resources to achieve success. Businesses don’t create value; people do. But if you peel back the layers at the vast majority of companies, you find CEOs who are distanced from and often dissatisfied with their chief human resources officers …

Management

Presenting the Best of CES 2015 winners!

One week in Vegas, several halls filled with tech, but only one official Best of CES Awards. After a few tortuous nights of shouting at each other, debating the merits of each of our finalists, we eventually decided on our winners. Congratulations to all our finalists and winners, and to anyone …

Warren Buffett's latest investment: Hillary Clinton

Warren Buffett is putting his money where his mouth is when it comes to Hillary Clinton.<p>In October, at <i>Fortune’s</i> Most Powerful Women summit, Buffett …

9 Financial Concepts Every Functioning Adult Should Know

But where to start?<p>Save some Googling with this list of what to know about money by age 30, created with the help of certified financial planner Mary Beth Storjohann, founder of Workable Wealth.<p>"Your net worth is a measure of your financial health," Storjohann says. It's the result of your total …

Personal Finance

Opinion: These ETFs are as good as gold

Gold bullion and related ETFs have taken a steep dive. A much stronger U.S. dollar, along with more confidence in the U.S. economy, are two big …

Stock Markets

As U.S. ETFs approach $2 trillion in assets, here’s what that means

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — As U.S.-listed ETFs approach $2 trillion in assets, you may wonder how much the current bull market has been aided by the …

Investing

Virgin to launch a cruise line

The U.K.-based company that started with records, launched into the airline industry and hopes to pursue space tourism is now jumping into the cruise business.<p>Virgin Group Ltd., the company founded by entrepreneur Richard Branson, announced plans Thursday to launch a cruise line based in Miami.<p>The …

The beginning of the end for email

Along with global warming, the Ebola virus, and gridlock politics, this year, for me at least, something far less life- and society-threatening also …

Washington, reshuffled: What to expect from politics in 2015

Reality is already catching up with the post-midterm dream of a bipartisan Kumbaya in Washington. With one notable exception, not much is going to …

29 predictions for 2015: Fortune's Crystal Ball

There’s a lot to look forward to in 2015: The Apple Watch will debut, medical science will advance, and most economists expect global growth to …