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MIT's Mind-Blowing Solutions To the Nine Hardest Startup Problems

Deciding how big you want the company to be and change its strategy, organization, and processes while sustaining the culture.<p>If you aspire to be a successful startup leader, it helps to know how to solve the toughest challenges you'll face.<p>When I was a graduate student at MIT, professors …

Startups

Follow these TED Talk techniques for a killer presentation

Whether you’re a seasoned speaker or a novice, you can write a speech on par with a TED Talk.<p>The following tips and techniques will help you discover …

Public Speaking

Repair a Concrete Floor and Make It Look New(ish) Again

Most concrete cracks. That's a fact of life. Only the best concrete work will steer clear of cracking. But just give it enough time—it will …

One Step You Can Skip When Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Painting kitchen cabinets is a multi-step process that can give you great results — if you do it right! And according to Chris and Lexi Dowding of …

6 Elements of Winning Sales Conversations {Infographic}

Every word and phrase spoken during all B2B sales conversations can influence the outcome of the deal. That goes for words uttered by both the seller</i> …

5 Subtle Ways To Persuade And Influence Others

What are some easy ways you can persuade others, whether at work or at home?<p>To many people, the word persuasion carries a negative connotation. It typically evokes images like that of a disingenuous used car salesman who slaps you on the back and pretends to be your best friend. Or perhaps worse, …

Body Language

Wooden Beer Caddy with Bottle Opener | six pack

Displaying reviews <b>1-10</b><p>Previous | Next »<p>5/1/2018<p>5.0<p>Perfect Gift for someone who enjoys their craft beers<p>By Rudy<p>from new jersey<p>About Me …

Bricks Yard Game | stacking game

Steady...<p>A steady hand and a sense of structure are all you need to win this oversized version of the classic stacking game. The set of 54 solid wood …

Yard Dice | backyard games, dice, wooden game

Displaying reviews <b>1-10</b><p>Previous | Next »<p>12/28/2017<p>5.0<p>Outstanding!<p>By Tommy<p>from Columbus, Ohio<p>Comments about <i>UncommonGoods Yard Dice</i>:<p>Found similar …

How to Integrate Traditional & Digital Marketing

It's October 26, 1985. The top song in the United States is Whitney Houston's "Saving All My Love for You." The top weekend movie at the US box …

Everything the tech world says about marketing is wrong

Samuel Scott Contributor<p>Samuel Scott is the director of marketing and communications at Logz.io.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>How Google Analytics ruined marketing<br>• The $8.2 Billion Adtech Fraud Problem That Everyone Is Ignoring<p>The biggest problem in marketing in the tech world today is that too …

The 4 Sales Questions You Absolutely Must Ask | Inc.com

Once you've established that a potential customer truly needs what you're selling, asking the following four questions will help you turn that opportunity into a sales win:<p><b>1. "How would your company go about buying this?"</b><p>This question uncovers how the customer's firm makes the decision to buy and …

The Greatest Sales Deck I've Ever Seen

<i>It's Zuora's and it's brilliant. Here's why.</i><p>* * *<p>A few months ago, my friend Tim took a new sales job at a tech company that had raised over $60 …

Time I

5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in Harlem. I was the head of the New York …

How To Tell Great Stories During Presentations

By now, most of us have heard how crucial storytelling is to a presentation. But it's not always the easiest thing to do: Which story do you choose to illustrate your message, and what parts do you leave out? What's the best way to deliver the story once you've chosen it? I've provided an easy …

Easy Slide-Out Under Cabinet Storage Drawers

Shares 105<p>Hi everyone! It’s Jill from The Rozy Home!<p>Over the last few months I have been wrapping up a project that I’ve been working on for <b>5 years –</b> …

How to Make a Work Bench | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editors note: This is a guest post by Ethan Hagan from One Project Closer.</i><p><b>A Quick Intro</b><p>In the video, I share that you’re about to learn how to make …

Storytelling for Business: How to Craft a Story That Sells

There is a simple but insanely effective tool that makes selling your products and services easier than ever.<p>I’m talking about a simple yet …

The Buyer's Journey: Marketing & Sales Roles

We have a great deal of research now about how B2B buyers travel through a specific process before they ultimately purchase. As sales and marketing …

LIVE Event: God, Science the Big Questions - Leading Christian Thinkers Respond to the New Atheism

Live Streaming Info:<p>When<p>Friday, January 30 from 7:30 to 9:30pm<p>Tweet<p>Join the global conversation using #GodScience on Twitter & Instagram.<p>Tech<p>Our …

The Fact the Other Side Can Make a Case Doesn't Mean It's True

I’m sometimes surprised to see how quickly young Christians are shaken when they first encounter a well-articulated objection (or opposing claim) …

What is the unborn? A look at the scientific evidence

This is from National Right to Life.<p>Excerpt:<p>Before deciding how we ought to treat the unborn—a moral question—we must first be clear about what the …

10 Questions on Prayer with Tim Keller

Pastor and author Tim Keller was our guest this week on the <i>Ask Pastor John</i> podcast. Keller has a new book on prayer, releasing next week, titled</i> …