Jake Moore

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Give Your Unsung Office Heroes a Raise

The single most important thing you do at work is interact with other people. That’s the key insight from <i>Workspaces that Move People</i>, the HBR feature I co-wrote with Greg Lindsay and Jennifer Magnolfi.<p>If it sounds like unprovable generic wisdom, academic puffery, it’s not. We have data, collected …

Mikhail Khodorkovsky: Putin’s nemesis?

It might seem strange, even wishful thinking, to question how long Vladimir Putin will remain in power. Mr Putin, who is 61, seems to be in good …

Move Over, Bake Sales: The New School Fundraising Model Sells Local, Organic Groceries

More schools are replacing brownies and cookies with broccoli and kale.<p>Every Wednesday afternoon, Rebecca Matthews sets up on the picnic tables in front of Malcolm X Elementary School in Berkeley, California. She unloads bags of local, organic groceries–on this particular September day, about 90 in …

Northern California

BOEHNER: I'm 'Happy' To Bring Congress Back For War Vote If Obama Asks

"I'd be happy to," Boehner offered on ABC's "Face the Nation" on Sunday, according to a transcript.<p>"So to be clear — if the president put a resolution forward now, you'd call Congress back?" host George Stephanopoulos later pressed.<p>"I'd bring the Congress back," Boehner reiterated.<p>The Obama …

Obama Administration

4 Steps to Test Any Business Idea in 5 Minutes | Inc.com

Everyone has ideas. Most people don't take any action on their ideas. But if you are serious about starting your own business, the first step takes just 5 minutes. And no, it's not to incorporate, or patent, or even find a cofounder. The first step is cheaper, easier, will make a bigger business …

Small Business

The Maps That Show Amazon's Plans to Rule the World

Fulfillment centers and "sortation centers" around the globe.<p>If you follow Amazon, you know CEO Jeff Bezos has global ambitions. Amazon already registers 39 percent of its revenue overseas, and the company is just ramping up investment in promising e-commerce markets such as China and India.<p>So what …

Modern Day Mapmakers: DNA Sequencing and Other Technologies

In retirement savings, the poor get poorer - Encore - MarketWatch

Ollyy/Shutterstock.com<p>It’s half empty; but hey, at least she has a glass.<p><b>When it comes to Americans’ retirement account balances, happy days are here</b> …

5 Surefire Ways to Become a More Approachable Leader | Inc.com

Whether you're a startup or Fortune 500 executive, you can't be an effective leader if people are hesitant to approach you. Sure, a stoic hard-ass personality exudes authority, but this shield will only push people away--which isn't leading at all.<p>Here are five simple steps that can make you a more …

Leadership
Rotten Tomatoes

What the NFL's Toxic Achievers Can Teach You About the Workplace

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Right now, the NFL has a major problem with some players who have made poor choices in the nonsport areas of their life. So far this season, the league has suspended at least 20 players for actions including assault, substance abuse and …

Football (U.S.)

See Why Bill Gross's Departure is Such a Big Deal

Bond guru Bill Gross is leaving Pimco, which he co-founded in 1971 and where he has managed the world's largest bond mutual fund.<p>Sign up to receive …

Investing