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5 Ways to Get Better at Asking for Help

It seems like leaders are always lamenting the lack of cooperation and collaboration in their organizations. But more often than not, the culprit isn’t their employees’ unwillingness to give others a hand — it’s the fact that most people simply don’t, or won’t, ask for help.<p>Why? First, asking for …

Insight: How to Concentrate Under Pressure

<b>Daniel Goleman</b>, author of <i>Emotional Intelligence</i> and <i>Focus</i>, offers a simple method for relaxing your mind and increasing your focus.

Where Boards Fall Short

Boards aren’t working. It’s been more than a decade since the first wave of post-Enron regulatory reforms, and despite a host of guidelines from independent watchdogs such as the International Corporate Governance Network, most boards aren’t delivering on their core mission: providing strong …

Setting the Record Straight on Managing Your Boss

Everyone knows how helpful it is to have a positive relationship with your boss and that it’s up to you to make it work. But do you know how to best interact with your manager to get what you need, support her success, and excel at your job?<p>Chances are you’ve gotten some advice on this topic — from …

Deconstructing the Price Tag

A new study by Bhavya Mohan, Ryan Buell, and Leslie John has an important conclusion for retailers: Explaining what it costs to produce a product can …

Calculate How Much Your Company Should Invest in Innovation

How much does your company need to invest in innovation? It seems like a simple enough question, but answering it with a degree of rigor often highlights a gap that’s bigger than you think between your future financial targets and your current investments in growth.<p>Identifying this so-called …

What’s Missing from Annual Reports

As a shareholder of several companies, I receive many updates and reports. Even though I know how to dissect the financials and pull out any relevant ratios, I’m not satisfied with the story that these reports tell me. Nor, I’d suggest, are most shareholders. Many choose not to receive an annual …

Sexiest songs of 2014

Songs are not only entertaining but also help to reach out to the masses and help the movie soar high at the box office. Recently we were awed by …

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Bright Riverview Home Punctuated by Natural Panoramas

A riverview home is perfect for those who imagine living in harmony with their surrounding environment. This particular <b>Riverview House</b> by Studio …

MBA Jobs: Can An MBA Still Make You A CEO?

This time last month, Antony Jenkins was under fire. The Barclays boss had just announced widespread job cuts and a shrinking of the bank’s …

Business School

Minute Manager Series)

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>June 03, 2014</b><p>Whether you're new to running meetings or a seasoned executive with no time to waste, leading effective (and even pleasant!) meetings is a must. "Running Meetings" guides you through the basics of: (1) Crafting a useful agenda, (2) Inviting the right team …

Biggest salaries in SA tech

Vodacom has released its annual report for the financial year of 2013/14, revealing how much its top executives took home for the year.<p>Vodacom Group …

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CEO Pay Is Rising, But So Is CEO Impact

It’s no secret that executive compensation has risen much faster in recent decades than wages, particularly in the years since the Great Recession. But a new report from the Economic Policy Institute points to another trend: CEO pay is rising even relative to compensation for the top 0.1% of U.S. …

These 10 Words Make People Question Your Authority

That's the total number of emails I received just in May, and it's about my average. That's not counting the hundreds and hundreds of messages Gmail dumped into categories for promotional mail, forum posts, and social networking updates. I've become proficient at jumping through messages quickly …

How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

8 Ways To Spot Great Leadership

If you ever wonder why we’re in a crisis of leadership all you have to do is to watch and listen to those in positions of leadership. While there are clearly many aspects of leadership that must work together in harmony in order for leaders to be effective, everything breaks down when leaders don’t …

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7 Sins of Sales Managers | Inc.com

I’ve worked to turn around many struggling sales forces during my career. More often than not, the problem wasn't that the sales team was "bad." It was that the team was poorly managed. These poor sales managers were degrading the sales teams' morale and efficiency--and most of them didn't even …

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Vusi Thembekwayo on Twitter: "Highest paid speaker in world is Tony Blair. He earns R6million a talk. Thats R100, 000 a minute. Thats R1, 667 per second. #knowyourvalue"

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First 5 Steps to Achieving Great Things | Inc.com

You're good. You wouldn't be where you are if you weren't. But you know you're capable of better than good. You're capable of achieving truly great things.<p>Problem is, days go by, then weeks, months--maybe even years--and you're still cranking out good. You've yet to design that unbelievable …

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12 Commandments for Closing a Sale

Sales pro Grant Cardone shares his rules for helping small business owners close more deals.<p>International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like any game there are rules to selling, especially when it comes to closing a sale. To ensure sales success in your …

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Trail of the Month<p>WEBCASTS<p>Exclusive Leadership Webcast Series<p>BLOG SERIES<p>Real Trailblazer Stories to Inspire You<p>May 11, 2018 By Elna Miller<p>Let’s face …

10 Powerful Quotes From The Steve Jobs Movie And What They Teach Us About Leadership

The script for <i>Jobs</i>, the new movie starring Ashton Kutcher as the visionary Apple co-founder, is heavy with quotes that reflect Jobs’ business philosophy and approach to life. I’ve interviewed the director, Joshua Michael Stern, and I recognize most of Kutcher’s lines in the movie as being either …

65 Cozy Designer Family Rooms

Lazy days are welcome here.<p>Prop up your feet — these comfy dens are tailor-made for relaxing. Up your living room's game too with even more designer decorating ideas.

25 Entrepreneurs To Follow On Twitter

The arduous experience of entrepreneurship often makes founders a fount of business advice. From billionaire Richard Branson to Garrett Camp, co-founder of transport startup Uber, both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs have tips to share through their Twitter feeds.<p>Branson regularly …

Articles about 8 inspiring minimalist bathrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your plumbing and simplify your bathing ritual with inspiration from these minimalist bathrooms in the Dwell canon.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, black...<p>Clean lines meet earth tones in this …

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10 tips on Business and Life from Richard Branson

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Seth's Blog

than any other profession I can imagine. What an opportunity...<p>If we were building bridges this badly, the safety of our nation would be in doubt.<p>The …

The Art of Irresistible Email

Virginia was ready to pull out her hair. Why wasn’t anyone responding to her email?<p>As the director of training for a global professional services firm, she’d recently sent out a note explaining important changes to the summer training schedule and asking office directors to respond with their …