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How to Become a More Well-Rounded Leader

For years, when I spoke with CEOs or senior leaders, it was because they were interested in how my consulting firm could help their employees become more engaged, or innovative, or sustainably high-performing. During the past year – and especially the past six months – I’ve been hearing a different …

What in the World Is Causing the Retail Meltdown of 2017?

In the middle of an economic recovery, hundreds of shops and malls are shuttering. The reasons why go far beyond Amazon.<p>From rural strip-malls to Manhattan’s avenues, it has been a disastrous two years for retail.<p>There have been nine retail bankruptcies in 2017—as many as all of 2016. J.C. Penney, …

eCommerce

Beef Cuts to Know—and How to Ask for and Cook Them

<i>A butcher's case of beef is made up of more than just a few recognizable cuts, so we teamed up with the Beef Checkoff to chart every section, identify cuts, and share how to use them in everyday cooking.</i><p>What's the first cut of beef that you usually go for on a visit to the butcher? Is it Skirt or …

BBQ

Here Is Exactly How To File Your Diesel Buyback Claim With Volkswagen

This week was a landmark one for owners of the nearly 500,000 Volkswagen 2.0-liter diesel cars affected by the Dieselgate emissions fiasco, as U.S. …

6 TED Talks to Share With Your Kids This Summer | Inc.com

I know, I know. It's summer, and kids want to keep the ultimate separation of school and play intact. But since they're going to be on their tablets and phones playing Minecraft or Candy Crush, why not inspire a new addiction? One that might fuel a new interest, spark inspiration or innovation, or …

Kids

8 Ways to Spring Clean Your LinkedIn Profile

Here are 8 tips for adding spring to your LinkedIn personal profile.<p>Spring cleaning is a process we love to put off. Now is a great time to clarify the message you convey on your LinkedIn personal profile, taking another opportunity to be more precise about the value you offer to the market. Your …

Cacio e Pepe e Roasted Vegetables = The Perfect Bowl of Pasta

When a dinner of cheese and butter and noodles sounds a bit too indulgent, just add roasted veg. Boom.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>About …

Italian Food

A Cheesy Cauliflower Pasta That's Anything But Boring

Who says cauliflower is boring? When it's deeply roasted and tossed with hot, cheesy pasta, it's anything but.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own …

Cauliflower

How I Charged an Entire New Car to the Amex Platinum Card

<i>You may have heard the story of the man who charged a $170 million painting to his Amex card, but is it really possible to swipe your card to pay for</i> …

Personal Finance

10 Marketing Tactics to Plan for in 2016

With so many articles, guides, and research findings from companies about upcoming trends and best practices, it can be challenging for marketing leaders to sift through it all and determine what exactly their teams should really focus on. But as the CEO of a content marketing agency, I know that …

Marketing

Forget Funny Movies--Just Watch These 7 TED Talks | Inc.com

As business, entertainment, and comedy become ever more intertwined, many top business speakers are turning to humor as the ultimate tool for being memorable amid the ringtones and vibrations of modern life.<p>If we apply a laughs per minute scoring system to Ken Robinson's talk, the most viewed on …

Comedy

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss

<b>Kim Scott,</b> co-founder of Candor, Inc., has built her career around a simple goal: Creating bullshit-free zones where people love their work and …

Middle School

5 Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence is more than a hot topic or trending hashtag. The term describes an extremely important concept: a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and …

Emotional Intelligence

Squash and Tomato Gratin

4 Servings<p>A crunchy, cheesy topping gives this tomato and squash gratin big flavor and texture.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup grated Parmesan<p>4 Tbsp. olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1 large tomato, sliced<p>2 large summer squash, thinly sliced<p>1 cup coarse fresh …

Cheese

Why Baltimore Blew Up

It wasn't just the killing of Freddie Gray. Inside the complex legal infrastructure that encourages — and covers up — police violence<p>When Baltimore …

Justice

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Weekend Entertaining: Spring Market Dinner | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Spring is here! Finally, our gardens and farmers’ markets are filled with ingredients we’ve been looking forward to for months: asparagus, artichokes, fava beans and strawberries, just to name a few.<p>Celebrate the season this weekend by inviting friends over for a simple, elegant dinner inspired by …

Ice Cream

How to Make the Juiciest Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

After you master our method for brined and pan-roasted chops, prepare to say goodbye to those dry, flavorless things you used to call pork chops.<p>A juicy, pan-roasted chop basted in aromatic brown butter? This is the kind of weeknight-friendly comfort food recipe you’ll want to have on hand." Start …

BBQ

20 Colorful Kitchen Finds Under $20

10 ways to perk up your kitchen.<p>These bright, bold, and affordable accessories instantly perk up your kitchen.

6 Elegant Cookware Lines, Italian Edition

All-time sexiest cookware? In Italy, designers have started thinking beyond the burner, creating streamlined, multifunctional pieces that can go from …

Brussels Sprouts with Honey, Rosemary and Hazelnuts | Williams-Sonoma Taste

The result of tossing Brussels sprouts in honey, olive oil, vinegar and fresh rosemary before a quick stint in the oven? Tender, caramelized, deeply scented and crispy vegetables that even picky eaters can’t resist. This recipe is also delicious prepared with winter squash.<p><b>Brussels Sprouts with</b> …

Italian Braised Short Ribs | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Meaty short ribs go well with the robust flavors of traditional Italian cooking, and slow cooking coaxes them to fall-off-the-bone tenderness. For an extra flourish, garnish each serving with gremolata—lemon zest, garlic and parsley that have been finely chopped together—and serve atop</b> …

Recipe Roundup: Slow Cooker Meals | Williams-Sonoma Taste

The holidays are here, and that means we’re all busy. A slow cooker is our secret to eating well without spending hours in the kitchen — just add your ingredients to the machine in the morning, and you’ll have a hearty, tender, flavorful meal once you’re back home and you’ve tackled your to-do …

Grilled New York Strip Steak with Tomatoes and Peppers

Prepare a hot fire in a grill.<p>In a small bowl, stir together the sour cream, horseradish, lemon juice and cayenne. Season to taste with salt and pepper and set aside.<p>Season the steaks with salt and pepper. Grill the steaks, turning once, until well marked and cooked to medium-rare, about 5 minutes …

The Five Trends Shaping the Future of Work | Jacob Morgan

If there’s one thing that we can all agree on it’s that the world of work is changing…quickly. The way we have been working over the past few years …

Evolution of The Manager- Jacob Morgan

This concept and the visual was taken from my new book, The Future of Work: Attract New Talent, Build Better Leaders, and Create a Competitive …

New Year, New You!

Make 2015 the year you ride faster, get leaner, feel happier, train smarter, and maybe even look better naked<p><b>Start Your Fittest Year Ever</b><p><b>Make the Most of Your Downtime</b><br>Follow this off-season advice, and you'll come back stronger than ever<p><b>Why You Should Ride Outside This Winter</b><br>Fight winter flab and …

5 simple ways to organize your Google Drive

Google Drive is like your closet — you stash all your stuff there, but it's not exactly organized.<p>The storage service lets users save files like …

The Real Roots of Midlife Crisis

What a growing body of research reveals about the biology of human happiness—and how to navigate the (temporary) slump in middle age<p>This summer, a friend called in a state of unhappy perplexity. At age 47, after years of struggling to find security in academia, he had received tenure. Instead of …