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Influencers, los mimados de las marcas que cobran hasta $100.000 por mencionarlas

L os “influencers” son los nuevos niños mimados del marketing digital. Comparten en las redes sociales su visión particular de lo que los apasiona, …

Doodling Your Way to a More Mindful Life

Doodling, according Sunni Brown, author of <i>The Doodle Revolution: Unlock the Power to Think Differently</i>, claims doodling has gotten a bad rap. In her …

10 traits that will make you a successful leader, according to Google's internal research

Twenty years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What's a google?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's giving you a glimpse inside its …

6 TED Talks That Will Boost Your Creativity

“Creativity is always a leap of faith,” author Julia Cameron said. “You’re faced with a blank page, a blank easel or an empty stage.” It’s all part …

The Simple 2-Step Process to Recovering From Burnout

It's never too late to break the cycle and make a full recovery.<p>I've written before about the importance of ruthlessly prioritizing to find as much success as possible in your career. The paradox is that, by doing less, you achieve more. Do less of the noise to get to what will actually propel you …

7 Words Confident People Don't Have in Their Vocabulary

If you want to make a sale, inspire your team, or feel confident, these words have no place in your conversations.<p>When we become anxious, we begin to use words that don't do a great job at hiding those feelings. It's an unfortunate thing that happens -- I mean, who wants their audience to validate …

Ask These 4 Empathetic Questions When You’re Struggling To Listen

Losing your patience and beginning to tune out (or line up a snide rebuttal)? Try this instead.<p>You don’t need to be convinced that empathy is a good thing–not just for ethical reasons but for practical ones, too. While we’re still often cautioned to “leave emotions out of it,” being able to put …

Deep Thinking In The Age of Distraction

Disconnect. Your imagination, creativity and next big idea depends on it.<p>“Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.” <b>Plato</b> said that. It’s …

15 Morning Habits to Boost Your Creativity All Day

No matter how much truth there may be to that old saying about the early bird getting the worm, we can’t all be morning people. There’s a rumor going around that early risers are more productive than the rest of us, but bed is just <i>so</i> comfortable… and that obnoxious alarm is just so, so terrible. We …

8 Cheap Apps to Take Your Career to the Next Level in 2018

If you’re <i>not</i> looking forward to trying to participate in Sober January or having your performance review in January, how about making some mini …

New Research Says You Will Need This 1 Rare Management Skill to Be Successful

As the new poster boy for "Managing Compassionately," LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has just raised the bar for leaders everywhere.<p>Conventional management thinking demands that standard work traits that drive results -- things like persistence, sacrifice, grit, resilience -- are what most bottom-line …

Good Mentors Help You Work Through Strong Emotions

When I was 25, during my annual review my (male) boss confirmed lots of positive things, such as how I exceeded my $26 million goal in sales. But he ended the meeting with his one big negative: “You need to smile more.” I was stunned. He explained that all the senior executives perceived my lack of …

5 Ways to Tap into an Endless Wellspring of Creative Content Ideas - Copyblogger

We start out with the best of intentions.<p>We’re going to publish more content. Stick to a schedule. And, of course, make sure all of it is …

Better Brainstorming

About 20 years ago I was leading a brainstorming session in one of my MBA classes, and it was like wading through oatmeal. We were talking about something that many organizations struggle with: how to build a culture of equality in a male-dominated environment. Though it was an issue the students …

How Ava DuVernay Became a Creator of Worlds

Late fall in the redwood forests of Northern California, it gets cold. Not wrap-yourself-in-furs cold—we’re still talking 51 degrees—but the kind of …

Middle School

4 Toxic Leadership Phrases You Probably Say Daily

They might seem harmless, but these words and phrases tell employees that you're not a people-focused leader.<p>As leaders, our language defines us. Literally.<p>In a new report, the behavioral analytics platform Mattersight analyzed at least 10 minutes of public speaking engagements from well-known …

This Self-Career-Care Checklist Will Make Your Work Week Even More Fulfilling

Conventional wisdom says that self-care is a weekend and evening thing. It's when you splurge on a spa deal, or cook a healthy Sunday breakfast after …

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People | Inc.com

A quick Google search of the word <i>leadership</i> gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same search on Amazon landed me with more than 100,000 possibilities.<p>With endless resources, the question of …

Leadership

Creative Strength Training

• <b>Author:</b> Jane Dunnewold<p>Discover a Deeper Connection to Your Artist Self!<p>Artists and athletes alike benefit from strength training. Building creative stamina takes encouragement, mentoring, and regular practice. In <i>Creative Strength Training</i>, you'll discover powerful strategies that combine writing …

Research Shows This 1 Rare Habit Totally Separates Successful Leaders From All Others

This may be cringeworthy but the research doesn't lie.<p>When it comes to choosing a leadership philosophy that will turn employees into loyal and committed high-performers, who will then win over loyal and committed customers time and time again, you can't beat Servant Leadership.<p>In fact, the …

These 8 Bad Habits that Crush Your Creativity and Stifle Your Success

<i>“The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts the moment you get up and doesn’t stop until you get into the office.”</i> ~ Robert Frost<p>It’s a myth that only …

Stella Artois Makes People Wait for Water in Extension of Water.Org Super Bowl Effort

AB InBev’s Stella Artois was early out of the gate releasing its full Super Bowl ad from Mother, which starred Matt Damon and highlighted the brand’s …

How Leo Burnett Uses Its Instagram to Show a Day in the Life of Employees

Agencies use their Instagram accounts in dozens of different ways, often giving the feed over to employees to curate themselves. Leo Burnett Chicago …

The Surprising Secret to Breaking Through a Mental Block, According to Science | Inc.com

When you're wrestling with a tough decision or you're trying to solve a hard problem, you might assume you just need to think harder. But concentrating harder won't force a 'eureka moment' when you're experiencing a mental block.<p>Instead, your best option might be to step away from your project and …

Creativity

Study Reveals Thought Processes that Foster Creativity

A recent study on 138 undergraduate students used path analysis to investigate the relationship between creativity and different aspects of thought …

Why Brainstorming Groups Kill Breakthrough Ideas (and What to Do Instead)

In a nutshell, they simply don't work.<p>Over a half a century ago, Alex Osborne wrote an influential book called <i>Applied Imagination</i> that opined that "the average person can think up twice as many ideas when working with a group than when working alone." Managers must have been convinced because …

TEDxAtlanta - Teresa Amabile - The Progress Principle

Four Reasons to Keep a Work Diary

Question: What does Oprah Winfrey have in common with World War II General George S. Patton? Answer: Being an avid diarist.<p>Recently, Oprah offered her readers glimpses into her diaries, along with encouragement to keep their own. Many well-known figures throughout history, from John Adams to Andy …

The Power of Small Wins

Artwork: Xavier Veilhan, <b>The Big Mobile</b>, 2004, metallic structure, 25 spheres in PVC with diameters from 29.5″ to 137.8″, Exhibition View, 3rd Biennial of Contemporary Art of Valencia<p>What is the best way to drive innovative work inside organizations? Important clues hide in the stories of …

The Truth: Work-Life Balance Is a Lie | Inc.com

A shocking 97 percent of entrepreneurs surveyed reported working weekends and another 40 percent said they're "always working", according to a survey by <i>The Alternative Board.</i> But everyone has a personal life and letting your work life overwhelm all other areas is a great recipe for burn-out and …

Work-life Balance