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How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Leadership

10 Money-saving hacks your wallet will thank you for

Whether you're 21 or 51, saving money is an absolute must. But, it's often usually easier said than done. Skipping the traditional piggy bank, here …

Personal Finance

How to marblize rocks to decorate for summer

Ooooohh aren’t these pretty? And I bet they would look spectacular both inside as decor and outside mixed in with the blooming flowers. Pop on over …

Flowers

3 Easy Ways to Use Turn Happy Customers Into Your Best Salespeople | Inc.com

I'm a firm believer in creating a great experience that people want to talk about. At VerticalResponse, the email marketing company I founded, we did our best to do just that. And we took the customers that loved that experience and put them on a pedestal so that their voice could be heard.<p>Do you …

Customers

5 TED Talks That Will Inspire You to Be a Better Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m a big fan of helpful and motivational content, especially business-minded podcasts and videos of keynote speakers from conferences around the world. TED Talks, a collection of thousands of presentations from some of the most brilliant …

4 big reasons why a brewery should use content marketing

Posting four times a day, we have confirmed the above is absolutely true.<p>I live in a foggy outpost that some might call a craft beer nirvana — …

Marketing

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Dementia

Why I Use Edpuzzle: An Edpuzzle Review

<i>Sponsored by Edpuzzle</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterEdpuzzle solves so many of my flipped classroom …

Google Masters For Kids of All Ages: Badges, Skills and More

<i>Lee Ann Yonker on episode 168 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on Twitter<b>Lee Ann</b> …

Google Classroom Top New Features to Learn with Alice Keeler

<i>Alice Keeler on episode 217 [A special encore episode] of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow …

Engaging Kindergartners with Technology: Augmented Reality, Ipads, QR Codes and More

<i> Greg Smedley on episode 232 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterGreg …

Google Jamboard

<i>Tom Mullaney on episode 257 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterGoogle …

Teaching

Creating a Vision for Your School and Getting Buy In from Stakeholders

<i>Lynn Fuini-Hetten on episode 259 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Teaching

How smart people handle difficult people

Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive …

7 CEOs share the books that transformed their lives

Reading requires focus. It requires time. And, let's be real, it requires a lot of discipline — because at the end of the day, you're probably more likely to reach for your phone than your Kindle.<p>Of course, you know that you should be reading more (and binging less). After all, it's what so many …

Secrets of Great District Leadership

<i>Randy Zeigenfuss on episode 178 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on …

Why Teachers Should Talk about Teaching

<i>Tom Rademacher on episode 179 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterTom …

Video Game May Improve Balance in Kids with Autism

Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) who play a video game designed to reward them for holding various “ninja” poses could help improve their …

Autism

4 Steps to Shift Perspective and Change Everything

When facing potential stressors, the way we view what we're experiencing can exacerbate our stress — or minimize it! Cognitive reframing is a …

Self-help

15 Morning Habits to Boost Your Creativity All Day

No matter how much truth there may be to that old saying about the early bird getting the worm, we can’t all be morning people. There’s a rumor going around that early risers are more productive than the rest of us, but bed is just <i>so</i> comfortable… and that obnoxious alarm is just so, so terrible. We …

Creativity

10 Email Productivity Tools That Will Make You Fall in Love Again With Your Inbox

Check out these tools to pause your email, filter your email, automatically reply to your email and more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're like most office professionals, you spend a lot of time emailing. You have to delegate tasks, give updates, exchange …

By Doing Something No One Expected, Golden State Warriors' Coach Steve Kerr Taught a Brilliant Leadership Lesson

How do you motivate a team that doesn't have anything to prove? Warriors' head coach Steve Kerr just showed us.<p>As the leader of a team, what would you do if you felt that you were losing control? That your team members were no longer responding to your efforts?<p>That's the situation Golden State …

How Leaders Can Keep Their Cool in a Crisis

The word crisis suggests something that happens infrequently. But these days, crises have become a regular state of affairs. Brands that you’d think would be fairly immune to scandal have found themselves embroiled in controversy. And those that deal with public relations challenges regularly have …

Wells Fargo

Research Says There Are Only 2 Types of Bosses. Which One Are You?

Knowing when and how to be which type will make you great.<p>Leadership and management are fundamentally different things. Which one you should practice depends not on you, but on your business.<p>Businesses go through phases in their lives, just as people do. What you need to grow today is different …

26 Apps to Make Your Phone the Best Personal Assistant Ever | Inc.com

A mobile device loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay informed, relax and save money. Here's a fresh list of apps more than two dozen high achievers are using every day.<p>Mosaic (Free for iOS and Android)<p>"Steven Sodebergh's new app is the best entertainment experience I've …

Apps

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Self-help

101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018 | Inc.com

I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance to renew our commitment to our business and to working hard at being our best …

Motivation

Five things that will make you much happier

There’s enough advice on <i>happiness</i> floating around out there to make your head spin. Yet, this is understandable, as everyone is different. What makes …

Happiness