Jensen Fernandez-Cabudsan

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Summer 2018 Is the Summer of Sleaze

Here's how looking like a teenage weed dealer became a whole thing.<p>Justin Bieber is an internationally renowned pop star. He’s rich, he famous, and he’s recently engaged to model Hailey Baldwin. He is, by many measures, a successful adult human male. He also dresses like a teenager who’s about to …

Wiz Khalifa

Who Should Own Innovation in Your Company? | Inc.com

Who is responsible for innovation within your organization?<p>We all know that successful innovation isn't just about coming up with an idea for the next big thing. True innovation requires ownership and agile execution in order to succeed. Companies that aren't aligned on who should "own" innovation …

Innovation

The Equation That Will Make You Better at Everything

As an athlete, if you want to improve something—your 100-meter time, say, or your deadlift PR—you’ve got to apply a challenge, some sort of “stressor,” and then follow it with a period of rest and recovery. Too much stress without enough rest and you get injury, illness, and burnout. Not enough …

San Antonio

Want to Succeed? Here's Why You Need to Only Focus on 3 Things at a Time

You must consider whether something is a distraction or an opportunity.<p>Not long ago, I had dinner with a promising entrepreneur. We discussed his startup, and I offered plenty of advice.<p>I hope he chooses to follow one particular suggestion: ruthless prioritization.<p>No matter who you are, you can't …

Time Management

Archived Footage of Steve Jobs Reveals the Secret to Leadership With This 1 Memorable Sentence

Jobs was always wise beyond his years.<p>There's really never been a better time to be an entrepreneur. Markets are bigger than ever, ways to reach consumers keep growing, niches are constantly expanding, and unique branding is cheap and accessible. At the same time, there's maybe never been a more …

To Retain Your Best Employees, Ask These 17 Essential Questions

You'll never know what matters to employees unless you ask<p>Worried about losing your most talented employees? According to The Wall Street Journal, you should be: "A strong economy gives workers to seek better positions and higher pay," the Journal reports. In fact, the U.S. Labor Department's data …

3 Non-Obvious Leadership Traits That Develop a Toxic Culture

You might think some of your behaviors as a leader are for the greater good. But here's why you're wrong.<p>Leaders often are so focused on how to grow and improve. They put most of their attention on developing new strategies that will allow the organization to perform better. However, leaders want …

Want to Do the Impossible? 7 Things to Learn From the Navy SEALs

It's no surprise Navy SEALs got the call in Thailand. Here's how they organized the rescue of the Wild Boars--and how they had the humility to ask for help.<p>The world is focused with gratitude on the incredible underwater rescue of 12 youth soccer players and their 25-year-old coach from a submerged …

If You Want to Be a Great Leader, You'll Need 1 Simple Attribute

Learn this if you're a leader today, or want to be a leader in the future.<p>Rewind through your career and analyze your past leaders. What were they like? How did you respond to them? Which ones were the worst? Which were the best? What did you learn from all of them?<p>As you recall each of your former …

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

Get to the Point, Will Ya?

Waste of any kind really irritates me. So if you've got good news to share about your startup, don't take the scenic route to tell me about it. And make sure you answer these three fundamental questions.<p>I got a note recently from a colleague who had written a short email commenting on my last INC. …

9 Words Elon Musk Just Used to Motivate Employees. You Should Steal 7 of Them

Tesla hit their production goals. One statement Elon Musk made about this serves as a good lesson in word choice, especially when you send an email.<p>The words you use are incredibly important. When you send emails, speak in front of a large group, or address employees in a meeting, trimming what you …

Want to Achieve Your Goals? Stop Repeating Affirmations and Do This Instead

This simple technique can save you time and help you get the success you want.<p>As entrepreneurs we are driven by our goals. We celebrate when we reach the goal and we feel terrible when we do not. Setting goals have a double-edge to them as they help us focus but they also can serve as a barrier to …

Ten Hacks For Simplifying Your Life

These days, it’s almost a badge of honor to find ways to balance the chaos of our fast-paced lives. We feel accomplished for having emerged from under multiple deadlines and major challenges while finding time to live a seemingly impressive life. After all, it’s all documented right there on social …

Minimalism

7 Tips to Ensure Your Child Is Financial Successful

How allowance and other methods can teach the importance of being financially savvy.<p>If you're a parent, you know the challenges that come with raising children. It's a fulltime job trying to teach your kids to be honest, responsible, to value hard work and, at the same time, encouraging them to be …

The Most Successful Leaders Make These 4 Boundaries Clear

Every great leader has clear boundaries.<p>No matter how many books and articles I read about the journey of the world's most successful leaders, one principle they all seem to have in common are clear boundaries. We live in a plugged-in world, where high-performance leaders often do not know when it …

4 Mind Hacks to Spark Your Best Ideas. They Worked for Steve Jobs

New Studies in neuroscience explain why these mind tricks work.<p>In today's knowledge economy, you are only as valuable as your ideas.<p>My job is to teach leaders how to communicate their ideas persuasively. But I can't help unless they <i>have</i> an original idea. Fortunately, there are some simple tips that …

Building a Company Culture That Is Fast and Efficient Starts With the Founder. Here's Why

If you're frustrated by how slow your team is working, remember you're the one who sets the pace.<p>Lee Iacocca, the great American Ford automobile executive, has a quote that says, "The speed of the boss is the speed of the team."<p>I've never heard something so true.<p>As an entrepreneur, you're signing …

Team Building

Why Delegating Is Such a Struggle (and How to Get Better at It)

Every good leader has to learn the art of delegation.<p><i>Why do I find it so hard to delegate? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc., on</b> …

Invest Your Time in People to Get More Hours Out of Your Day

Scheduling a coffee date, outside of work, will actually make you more productive.<p>As someone who sometimes isn't the shining star example of either work-life balance or productivity and organization, I am always on the search for strategies to help me use my time better and get more out of each day.<p>…

Ten Signs Your Boss Is A Manager -- But Not A Leader

A simple way to answer the question “What’s the difference between managing and leading?” is this:<p>Managing people means watching them to make sure they do what they’re supposed to do.<p>The concept of traditional supervision is rooted in the fear that working people will misbehave or make mistakes if …

A 30-Minute Beginner Workout For Anyone Just Starting Their Fitness Journey

The gym can be an intimidating place, especially if you have no clue what you're doing. But we've all got to start somewhere, even if it's at the most basic level. Whether you're just beginning your fitness journey or you're seeking some extra guidance, we've got the perfect routine for you. Brian …

A 12-Year Study of Successful CEOs Reveals Their 5 Most Important Habits

And they're habits anyone can adopt.<p>Being the CEO of a massive company is a surprisingly hard life.<p>Sure, they make loads of money—an average of $12.1 …

8 Rules to Do Everything Better

“Principles are fundamental truths that serve as the foundations for behavior that gets you what you want out of life,” writes investor Ray Dalio in his bestselling book, <i>Principles</i><i>.</i> Dalio focuses on skills like decision-making, investing, and managing organizations. While reading through it, I …

To Sound Like a Leader, Think About What You Say, and How and When You Say It

Nancy started her day feeling prepared to brief her executive team on a high-stakes project she had been working on for the past two months. She had rehearsed her slide deck repeatedly, to the point where she had every level of content practically memorized. She arrived at the meeting early and …

5 Ways To Tell You're Being A Lousy Manager, And Turn That Around In One Day

<b>Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership”</b><p>We all know that there are many different kinds of managers and leaders. Some are empowering and thrilling to work for and grow under, and some are terrible despots who make our lives miserable. And others are somewhere in between.<p>I’ve been a manager and …

7 House Plants For Allergies That Can Help Clear The Air Around You

If you suffer from allergies or asthma, you know that pollen and air pollution can aggravate your symptoms — and no one with allergies wants more …

31 Morning Journaling Prompts that Will Change the Way You Think

<i>The morning is enormously important. It’s the foundation from which the day is built. How we choose to spend our mornings can be used to predict the</i> …

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