Jarrod Greedy

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David Blatt: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Cavaliers Coach's Future

In his first season as an NBA coach, David Blatt led the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals. You would think that's enough to gain him long-term job security. As with everything in the LeBron James-Blatt relationship, though, things are not always as they seem.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Blatt's Job …

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How Not To Die Full Of Regrets | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If you ask anyone what they want in life, chances are they will tell you one of the following things:<p>More money<br>• Peace/happiness<br>• Better physical and …

Motivation

The Unfriendliest Cities In The U.S.

<i>Originally posted on CNTraveler.com</i><p>Our annual Readers' Choice Survey always yields fascinating insights into your travel experiences--including the best (and worst) hotels, cruises, beaches, and cities around the world. For the second year running, we've asked you to rate a city's "friendliness," …

How to Upgrade to Business Class for Free... Through Kindness

On my recent trip to Europe (in depth posts to follow, check my Instagram feed for some visual highlights) I was upgraded to business class for free, along with two of my travel companions.<p>I had never flown business class internationally before. A few years ago, I was magically upgraded on a …

Why you should reinvent a product, not the wheel

by Adam Schwab<p>Last month I was part of a panel hosted by The Australian Financial Review companies editor (and the former editor of this magazine), …

7 surefire strategies for organizing your life

Slide 1 of 9<p>When I think about organizing anything from my closet to my financial papers, I feel a sense of dread and anxiety.<p>I’ve made attempts, but …

How to Create a Social Media Marketing Plan from Scratch

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I went rock climbing for the first time, I had no idea what I was doing. My friends and I were complete newbies about ropes and rappelling and every other bit of jargon and technique that goes with climbing. We saw others doing it spectacularly …

How Facebook Beat Wall Street with Data

<i>Maurice Coyle is the CEO and co-founder of HeyStaks, a search analytics startup that helps mobile operators monetize subscriber data usage and increases conversions for e-commerce stores.</i><p>Facebook went public on May 18, 2012 in one of the most hotly anticipated tech company IPOs ever. The company …

An iPad App To Make All Your Selfies Go 3D

Itseez3D, the first app to partner with computer vision technology company Occipital, can turn any picture you take with your iOS camera into a 3D object. Naturally, I made one of the good sir Alex Wilhelm:<p>And <i>somehow</i> I was convinced to get one of me as well:<p><i>Note: it’s very odd to see yourself as</i> …

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Why You Lead Determines How Well You Lead

One of the most telling questions you can ask someone in any kind of leadership role is what motivates them to be a better leader. Some will say it’s to enhance their personal effectiveness, or that leading is an expected part of their professional development. Others may say that they lead because …

4 Things You Thought Were True About Time Management

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t struggle with how to make the most of their time at work. How do you stay on top of an overflowing inbox? How do you get work done when your day is taken up by meetings? How can you get through a continually expanding to-do list? How do you even find time to make a …

Brand in the boardroom

<b>No board can make the right decisions if they aren’t considering the organisation’s brand in their thinking.</b><p>As regular readers of this blog, you will …

4 tips for a better business plan: Mark McConnell

by Mark McConnell<p>Experts maintain that a robust business plan and strong leadership can not only position a business towards success, but can also …

Pitch perfect: Seven tips for crafting a memorable business proposal

So your marketing has been successful and you’ve been invited to the table to present a proposal for your services along with some big competitors. …

Tip: Five Ways to Measure Performance

<b>Stacey Barr</b>, performance measure specialist at Stacey Barr Pty Ltd, details the pros and cons of different performances measures and explains when to use each.

The Necessary Art of Persuasion

If there ever was a time for businesspeople to learn the fine art of persuasion, it is now. Gone are the command-and-control days of executives managing by decree. Today businesses are run largely by cross-functional teams of peers and populated by baby boomers and their Generation X offspring, who …

The five biggest mistakes made in performance reviews

There are two words that ignite dread in the hearts of employees and managers like nothing else: <i>Performance review.</i><p>To no one’s surprise, recent …

The Emotional Boundaries You Need at Work

To develop meaningful and mature relationships at work or at home we need to develop <i>two</i> filters. The first filter protects you from other people. The second filter protects other people from you.<p><i>Filter 1: protect yourself from others.</i> I once worked with a manager who gave blunt feedback in …

Most Managers Think of Themselves as Coaches

As a manager, do you think of yourself as a leader or as a coach? Do you, for instance, feel it’s important that your staff see you as an expert or do you prefer to create an egalitarian environment? Are you the person who solves problems or helps your staff come up with their own solutions? Are …