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Motivation Doesn't Work: Here's What Does

When people hear ‘motivation,’ they often think of classic incentives like bonuses, extra paid time off, and maybe the occasional pep talk. In truth motivation is elusive, because it so often depends on the individual and what makes them tick at any given moment. So how can leaders begin a more …

Employee Engagement
Small Business
Protein

9 Clever Ways to Automate Your Small Business with IFTTT

IFTTT (If This, Then That) is a free online tool that automates actions between websites, apps, smartphones, gadgets and more.Want your tagged …

Google Drive

The Secret to Happiness | Inc.com

There have been several books written on the subject of happiness, including several from Tal Ben-Shahar (<i>Happier</i>, <i>Even Happier,</i> and <i>Being Happy</i>) and one from Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, who wrote <i>Delivering Happiness</i>. All great books if you’re looking for a deep dive into the subject of happiness. But I …

Happiness
Employment

The One Thing You Need to Do at 5 p.m. | Inc.com

It's amazing how many people work all hours of the day. And I mean <i>all</i> hours.<p>We jump out of bed in the morning and check email. At night, we're still responding to social media comments. Yet, there's something special about that hour hand clicking over to 5 p.m. (even if your clock doesn't have an …

Motivation

Why Facebook doesn't like your brand

Organic growth for digital marketers is in steep decline. Brands shake in their boots at the prospect of Google making further major changes to its algorithms, and marketers struggle to keep up with the impact of those changes. Recently, its new mobile-friendly ranking factor algorithm has led to …

60 Awesome Free Tools To Create A Visual Marketing Campaign On A Budget – Learn

<i>Creating a visual marketing campaign is not just about telling the story of your brand or product, but finding the right tools to do it.</i><p>The …

The Best Industries for Starting a Business in 2015

These eight sectors are hotbeds of opportunity for entrepreneurs with the foresight and motivation to take advantage.<p>The old adage that timing is everything in business is incomplete. When it comes to launching a successful startup, the other crucial ingredient is identifying a new, untapped market …

Peter Thiel

20 New Ideas For A Subscription Business

Think the subscription model is only for magazines and software companies? Think again.<p>The subscription business model has been around for centuries. The aristocracy in sixteenth century Britain used to subscribe to cartographers so they received the very latest maps of the world as the borders of …

Diapers
Marketing

Ditching Performance Reviews for Authentic Conversations

<i>By: Chris Marcell Murchison, M.Ed., Vice President Staff Development and Culture at HopeLab</i><p>Performance management has a bad rap. Mention the topic and a common reaction is "Ugh!" followed by anecdotes of unfair reviews, reviews that never happened, 360s gone awry, and so on. Most are quick to say …

Employment

15 Best Browser Extensions for Social Media Marketers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>There are a few actions I perform over and over again as I work through my social media marketing plan. Do you know the feeling? You click on the same few buttons or type in the same URL.<p>And then, one day, someone shows you a browser extension that …

The 8 Best Apps For A Calm, Focused Mind

There's almost no place or time in most of our lives that's beyond the reach of digital distractions, which can make it incredibly difficult to focus and get things done -- and to carve out quiet time for ourselves.<p>At work, we can go for hours without stepping away from the computer, instead …

6 Fascinating Food Facts You Never Saw Coming (PHOTOS)

Bona fide chef? Cooking novice? Die hard food lover or a budding culinary enthusiast? The following six facts, courtesy of the wonderfully titled book "1,227 Quite Interesting Facts to Blow Your Socks Off," are exactly what you need to impress at the next dinner conversation:<p><i>Want to read more from</i> …

Deepak Chopra On His Quest To Unite Technology, Spirituality, And Success

America’s favorite alternative medicine practitioner is taking a turn toward tech. As he explains in an interview, the quantified self includes your psychology–and success isn’t what you think it is.<p><i>When we say the words “physician-author-guru,” your brain probably flips to only one person: Deepak</i> …

The Brain

What Would God Think of the God Particle? (Part 2)

By Deepak Chopra, M.D., FACP and Menas Kafatos, Ph.D., Fletcher Jones Endowed Professor in Computational Physics, Chapman University<p>The “God particle” seems to be well and truly with us. The award on October 3 of the Nobel Prize in physics that focused on the Higgs boson – the technical term for …

Physics

Twitter founder reveals secret formula for getting rich online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …