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Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk Just Taught a Master Class in How to Run a Company

Two innovative thinkers. Two extremely detailed communiqus. Many invaluable lessons.<p>Jeff Bezos. Elon Musk.<p>These two tech visionaries share a lot in common. They're both known as extremely innovative thinkers. They're both trying to change the world, one by altering the way people buy products and …

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are three reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaces it with provides even more valuable insight for …

Public Speaking

How to Dramatically Improve your Public Speaking Skills

The ability to communicate a message, sell an idea, or paint a vision is a critical skill for <i>anyone</i> who wants to have an impact on the world. And …

Public Speaking

Jetzt oder nie!

Die Liebe auf den ersten Blick, die einmalige berufliche Chance, der Moment der Erleuchtung – die alten Griechen hatten einen Begriff dafür: Kairos. …

Crispr Isn’t Enough Any More. Get Ready for Gene Editing 2.0

In fewer than five years, the gene-editing technology known as Crispr has revolutionized the face and pace of modern biology. Since its ability to …

It takes six months to lose all your holiday weight. Here’s how to avoid gaining it instead.

All dieting is yo-yo dieting.<p>Look, we all eventually succumb to the tantalizing aroma of warm stuffing; so savory and soft with just a hint of crunch. And even if stuffing’s not your thing then some other holiday treat will inevitably meet your lips. The season is filled with food, and our bellies …

Fitness

13 incredible tools for creating infographics

Done right, infographics can be a great way to make sense of complex data. The best infographics transform complex information and data into graphics …

Infographics

What the Military Can Teach Organizations About Agility

Organizations across the world are facing a crisis of agility. Confronted with a volatile and highly unpredictable external environment, they are …

Management

Executives Fail to Execute Strategy Because They’re Too Internally Focused

Experts have opined for decades on the reasons behind the spectacular failure rates of strategy execution. In 2016, it was estimated that 67% of well-formulated strategies failed due to poor execution. There are many explanations for this abysmal failure rate, but a 10-year longitudinal study on …

The 8 Rules of Leadership by Jack Welch | Inc.com

Leadership is all about growing others. It's about your team and its welfare. It's about your direct reports and their performance.<p>Leadership is a tough act. It's a daily balancing act. As a leader, you're expected to use your insight, experience, and rigor to balance the conflicting demands of …

Leadership

The end of the cloud is coming

We’re facing the end of the cloud. It’s a bold statement, I know, and maybe it even sounds a little mad. But bear with me.<p>The conventional wisdom about running server applications, be it web apps or mobile app backends, is that the future is in the cloud. Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are adding …

Blockchain

What designers can learn from the iPhone X

3 design take aways from Apple’s latest smartphoneI’ve been playing around with the iPhone X for a couple of days now. The one thing that surprises …

UX Design

Something is wrong on the internet

<i>I’m</i> <i>James Bridle</i><i>. I’m a writer and artist concerned with technology and culture. I usually write on my own blog, but frankly I don’t want what I’m</i> …

Fettkiller Burpees – die Allround-Fitnessübung

Kategorie: Lauf-Training<p>Geschrieben von: Frank Joung<p>Burpee – das klingt nach Bäucherchen und nicht nach Fitness für Fortgeschrittene. Aber der …

Abendliches Surfen schadet Kindern mehr: Durchlässigere Augen und unreifes Gehirn reagieren sensibler auf Licht-Störeffekt

Der Wechsel von Licht und Dunkel ist ein wichtiger Taktgeber für unseren Organismus. Er synchronisiert unsere innere Uhr und regelt wichtige …

Psychologie

How Birth Order Can Shape Your Personality

You must have heard from someone that the oldest kid in a family tends to be very responsible, while children who have no siblings are far more …

Psychology

The Web began dying in 2014, here's how

André Staltz<p>The Web began dying in 2014, here's how<p>30 Oct 2017<p>Before the year 2014, there were many people using Google, Facebook, and Amazon. Today, …

An Email From Elon Musk Reveals Why Managers Are Always a Bad idea | Inc.com

Survey.com's annual "Wasting Time at Work" report revealed that if you eliminate managers completely, you remove 75 percent of the reasons someone will leave your company. There is a simple reason for that. They're in the way, literally. Elon Musk knows that, and isn't alone.<p>Before Elon Musk, There …

Tesla

Toward an integrated technology operating model

Companies may be able to get digital transformations off the ground by separating digital from conventional IT, but that approach is not sustainable. …

The Most Important Asset in Your Life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, …

Trauma und Retraumatisierung

<i>Was ist ein Trauma? Und was bedeutet die Diagnose Retraumatisierung? Christine Lemmrich berichtet aus eigener Erfahrung, was es damit auf sich hat</i> …

How to create an agile organization

Transforming companies to achieve organizational agility is in its early days but already yielding positive returns. While the paths can vary, survey …

Management

„Manche sind schlau, manche sind dumm …“

Die Grünen sagen:<p>Alle Kinder sollen die gleichen Chancen haben.<br>Egal ob arm oder reich oder behindert oder Ausländer.<br>Alle Kinder sollen Abitur machen …

Schule

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

How Roger Federer Upgraded His Game

At 36, he might be playing the best tennis of his life.

Roger Federer

Is this Japanese concept the secret to a long, happy, meaningful life?

What’s your reason for getting up in the morning? Just trying to answer such a big question might make you want to crawl back into bed. If it does, …

Ikigai

Body Shaming: Warum lieben wir unseren Körper nicht?

Liebe Anna,<p>gerade warst du krank. Schlimm krank. Eine Woche lang hast du nichts gegessen, keinen einzigen Bissen. Ich habe mir Sorgen um dich …

Stil

How to go agile enterprise-wide: An interview with Scott Richardson

Successfully scaling agile starts with a strategy that’s consistent from the front lines to the C-suite.<p><b>Adopting agile ways of working</b> is easier said …

These 10 brutal truths about life will help you get your shit together

If you’re like me, you get annoyed at the “fairy tale” successful life stories.<br>They usually go something like this:<br>– I had a dream.<br>– So then I …

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