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Katie Couric makes Yahoo debut

Katie Couric made her debut Monday as Yahoo’s global anchor, sitting down with Robert Gates the day before publication of his memoir, “Duty,” which will be published Tuesday.<p>Couric — who once was an NBC News Pentagon correspondent, and traveled to Iraq and Afghanistan with Gates for CBS’s “60 …

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Why Successful People Have So Many Groups Of Friends

If you place yourself at the intersection of social groups, you’ll have more ideas and more opportunities.<p>While ideas may appear to be only in your head, it turns out they’re super social: Darwin talked about evolution for decades before publishing the <i>Origin of Species</i>. And while it might be you …

What Content Marketing Needs to Rule in the Post-Advertising Age

It has been seven years since digital became social… and media changed forever. We all agree interruption as a marketing strategy is dead.<p>But adland …

Zappos says goodbye to bosses

Online retailer Zappos has long been known to do things its own way. The customer-service obsessed company calls its executives “monkeys,” has staffers ring cowbells to greet guests, and offers new employees cash to quit as a way to test their loyalty.<p>The Las Vegas-based retailer is now going even …

6 Habits Of Resilient People

What makes some people persevere through trying circumstances while others begin flailing at the first sign of crisis? Understanding the key qualities of resilient people is the first step to cultivating that bounce-back quality in yourself.<p>On April Fool’s Day 2011, I was unexpectedly diagnosed …

The 7 Secrets To Make Meetings Less Awful

A day full of meetings will leave a bad taste in your mouth. Unless you follow these steps.<p>Some companies have abandoned the whole idea of a meeting. But if your schedule is still saturated with them, here’s how to greet your meets much more skillfully.<p>1. Account for the loudmouth problem<p>When …

15 Tech Trends That Will Define 2014, Selected By Frog

Drones, driverless cars, and the digital dragon of China are just some of the things that will change our economy, and our lives, this year.<p>Through a pessimistic lens, 2013 looked like the dystopian future we’ve been warned about. We learned the NSA can spy on our every word, right as Google shared …

Read This Now and You, Too, Can "Talk Like TED"

I was giving a speech at my father’s retirement banquet and I can tell you – I was a nervous wreck. It’s one thing to speak on marketing to an …

10 Body Language Tips Every Speaker Must Know (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>We all know that when we give a presentation or speak in front of a group, not only are our words important, but the body language that accompanies them.<p>Your words may give the audience one message while your body sends quite another.<p>As if getting the words …

Here's How You Can Create A Great Presentation - Step Seven

You’ve researched your audience, asked the right questions, and learned the particulars of the occasion. You’ve created the opening frame of the talk with an engaging story that hints at the glories to come. You’ve plunged the audience deep into the issue that animates your topic. You’ve bathed the …

The Do's and Don'ts of Giving a Killer Presentation

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most valuable skills an entrepreneur or a company executive can have is the ability to talk about their product in an effective and engaging way in front of an audience. But for founders of a startup, mastering public speaking …

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say | Inc.com

While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, …

Public Speaking

Death To PowerPoint: How To Speak Like A Pro Without The Slides

When you know your speech, you don’t need to rely on PowerPoint as a crutch.<p>The more times I give my standard speech on time management, the more aware I am of something curious. When I speak without PowerPoint–just me up on the stage, trying to entertain and instruct people–I enjoy the experience …

What Happens to Boobs in a Bikini at Zero Gravity? We're About to Find Out

Thing I never considered or gave much thought to before today: What happens to boobs, especially boobs in bikinis, when suspended in zero gravity?<p>Thanks to the forward-thinking folks over at <i>Sports Illustrated</i>, we may find out this year. According to Page Six sources, the swimsuit edition's veteran …

9 Spring Runway Looks That Truly Flatter

Who says runway is only fit for models? These key looks of the season are made for real women.<p>Who says runway is only fit for models? These key looks of the season are made for real women.

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The Golden 8 Ball: Globes Gown Predictions 2014

What we're predicting (err, hoping) our favorite nominees will wear on the red carpet come Sunday.<p>What we're predicting (err, hoping) our favorite nominees will wear on the red carpet come Sunday.

The Spring 2014 Hair Trend Report

The season's most relevant hair trendsedited for us all.<p>Feathered headdresses. Spray-painted ponytails. Gold-flecked updos. If you're the type that yearns for the artistic and the bold this season delivered. But if you look to the runway for real life inspiration, there were plenty of chic ideas …

Hairstyling

Best Tech from CES 2014

We may not have been in attendance this year, but we’ve done our research and seen some of the most innovative technology that companies have to …

Nifty Device Can Turn Broom Handles Into Lamps

Early Disney fans will remember the scene in <i>Fantasia</i> where the brooms start to multiply and take over, nearly trampling the magician’s assistant with their anthropomorphic legs. The Fantasia lamps, from Italian design studio MID, aren’t nearly as menacing. But they do possess some Disney magic in …

Friday Link Cluster - The Fox Is Black

<b>Brave Wave Productions Branding</b> – Cory Schmitz busts out a lovely bit of branding for Brave Wave Productions, who represent composers such as Manami …

The Military Duffel by Whipping Post

Building on the success of their previous vintage-inspired leather messenger bag, leather goods producer Whipping Post's latest offering is a rough-and-tumble duffel. Originally from Georgia and now NYC-based, founder Ryan Barr (who started making leather goods after he needed a new guitar strap) …