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8 Timeless Leadership Lessons From One of Our Most Respected War Heroes

General Stanley McChrystal, one of the most respected war heroes of our time, shares 8 lessons in how to "Listen, Learn, and Lead."<p>I own two Washington DC-based firms (Successful Culture and Information Experts) that proudly support our war-fighters through the creation and facilitation of training …

Leadership

Live By the Five Hour Rule to Always Keep Learning New Skills

Learning or practicing new skills is so important, it’s hard to ignore how vital it is to a successful career. To keep your educational momentum …

A marketer’s guide to data mining

Big data can be the solution to even your most complex marketing woes.<p>Consumer behavior, revenue reports, brand awareness and social media analytics …

Marketing

The 26 Most Common Traits Of All Great Leaders

While there may be no single formula for great leadership, the ingredients are always the same.<p>There is no single formula for leadership. My mentor, the father of modern management theory Peter Drucker, once said to me, " The only thing common among all of the great leaders I have known, is that …

Leadership

How to Survive Emotional Turmoil

You may find yourself swept away by your emotions when there is an accumulation of stress. The late Dr. David Simon taught that <i>stress can be defined</i> …

10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

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It's Hard To Believe These Beautiful Buildings Are Made Out Of Garbage

Turns out, recycled materials make for some amazing architecture.<p>It's not easy being green, but it <i>is</i> getting easier to live sustainably. Scientists are getting creative about finding new ways to make green living work – like the team of Australian researchers that recently figured out a way to turn …

Architecture