Jeffrey Diamond

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Leadership Isn't About Title or Position, But Your Ability to Influence Others

Are people in management roles necessarily leaders? Leadership skills are subjective – you can have many different styles that work to varying …

The 1 Secret All Millennials Need to Know About Personal Development

Pay attention if you want success, happiness, and fulfillment<p>Unlike previous generations, Millennials are faced with unique social and economic pressures that impact personal growth. There is no single blueprint for success, happiness, and a stable career, and the old mentalities of Gen Xers no …

Self-improvement

10 Promises Every Working Mother Should Make this Mother’s Day

When Anna Jarvis created the first Mother’s Day in 1908, she envisioned a day of “sentiment” for mothers. For the first few years, people wore simple …

Harvard Business School

16 things you need to let go of if you want to be successful

When it comes to achieving success, there’s a lot of focus on the things that you need to add to your life, like learning a new skill or finding a …

How Drinking Wine Benefits Your Brain

<i>This content originally appeared on Food & Wine.</i><p>More good news for all your amateur sommeliers out there: Science is now getting closer to …

Diabetes

Once you read these wise words from Alan Watts, you'll be inspired to take action and achieve your goals

We all have big goals that we want achieve, however many of us are unsure about how to actually achieve them.<p>It’s not easy. Competition is always …

Jeff Bezos Makes Life-Changing Decisions Using This Strategy

Are you making the most of opportunities or just coasting by?<p>Recently, I met up with an acquaintance. I enjoyed talking with her -- she has a great sense of humor, she hosts parties, and her friends tell me she's always there to help people out.<p>But she's been working at the same position within her …

Jeff Bezos

Wickstrom: Arkansas River provides an abundance of diverse outdoor recreation

Being a headwater state, Colorado is blessed with having a number of the country’s most famous rivers originate in our mountains. Many experience …

32 Things I’ve Learned in 32 Years

As I write this I’m about one week out from my 32nd birthday. I’m celebrating by taking a golf trip down to Atlanta and attending the Masters with …

How to build your company’s core innovation machine

<i>An insight into the team dynamics that will boost your company’s growth and innovation in a sustainable way, and how to get there</i><p>Look closely at the …

Elasticity

9 Ways to Become Incredibly Successful: the Ultimate Guide to Accomplishing All Your Goals

Tips, strategies, practical steps, links....<p>It's fairly easy to be modestly successful; you just have to work hard. (Seriously: that is all it takes.) It's harder to be very successful; you have to work hard, and smart, and catch a few breaks along the way.<p>It's extremely difficult to be incredibly …

personaldevelopment

2017 Acura NSX vs. 2017 Nissan GT-R Head 2 Head Comparison

The wait is finally over for an all-Japan supercar war<p>Supercar Slayer Seeks Worthy Opponent<p>Acura teased the world for years with endless reveals of its NSX hybrid supercar. But if you think you’ve waited a long time for the new NSX to actually appear on the streets, the R35-chassis Nissan GT-R has …

NSX

How Successful People Network with Each Other

As you advance in your career, you have more experience and more connections to draw on for networking. But chances are you’ve also become a lot busier — as have the really successful people you’re now trying to meet. How do you get the attention of people who get dozens of invitations per week and …

Success

To Succeed as a First-Time Leader, Relax

When individual contributors are tapped to manage large-scale projects, oversee direct reports, or participate in strategic planning, they need to develop new skill sets on the fly — skills such as interpersonal dexterity, emotional agility, and communication savvy. As important as these leadership …

Leadership

More to Mauritius: adventure activities await

Stunning beaches, diverse culture and rich cuisine – much is made of this nation’s sedate attractions. And for good reason – they are worth a trip in their own right. But this mountainous island, which bursts dramatically from the Indian Ocean, is also fecund with some exciting activities. Here are …

Kitesurfing

China opens record-breaking glass bridge | CNN Travel

Travel

Here’s How the New Teslas Stack Up Against Bugatti, Lamborghini, and Ferrari

On Tuesday, Tesla announced new versions of its luxury cars that break major barriers for electric vehicles. But are the upgrades, as Chief Executive …

The 30 Seconds That Changed This Entrepreneur’s Entire Life

Like many Americans, Mike Brown watched the Super Bowl this year for the commercials. But he was waiting to see one ad in particular — his own.<p>The …

10 Great Adventure Trips That Give Back

Adventure<p>Going on an adventure to a new place has the power to change you, but you can also change a place—for better or worse. Make a positive impact with one of these ten trips that are full of adventure and also benefit local communities and conservation.

National Parks

7 signs you're a leader people want to follow

Your reports aren't always likely to tell you how you're undermining their performance — or even what you're doing well that they'd like to see more of.<p>The best solution to this problem is probably to ask for direct feedback. But where to start?<p>We've rounded up seven signs, based on research and …

BI 100: The Creators - business visionaries creating value for the world

Getty/Naomi Galai<p>100. Andras Forgacs<p><b>Cofounder and CEO, Modern Meadow</b><p>Modern Meadow’s cofounder and CEO, Andras Forgacs, believes that as our population grows to 10 billion people in the next few decades we will need 100 billion animals to sustain our meat, dairy, and leather needs. Modern Meadow has …

The 30 Elements of Consumer Value: A Hierarchy

When customers evaluate a product or service, they weigh its perceived value against the asking price. Marketers have generally focused much of their time and energy on managing the price side of that equation, since raising prices can immediately boost profits. But that’s the easy part: Pricing …

Customer Experience

If You’re Not Outside Your Comfort Zone, You Won’t Learn Anything

You need to speak in public, but your knees buckle even before you reach the podium. You want to expand your network, but you’d rather swallow nails than make small talk with strangers. Speaking up in meetings would further your reputation at work, but you’re afraid of saying the wrong thing. …

Why Your Workplace Is Shaming You Out of Being Happy

You may actually love what you do, just not where and who you are doing it for.<p>Happiness can often feel elusive, especially at work.<p>I was able to see first hand what it is like to work for a large corporation with poor workplace culture before setting out on my journey as an entrepreneur.<p>I was …

Happiness

4 Ways To Stay Fit And Happy Over 50

Most people talk about growing older as if it is a bad thing. We stress about deeper wrinkles, grayer (or thinner) hair, and aching joints. We assume that the quality of our lives will dwindle until we are sitting in our rocking chairs reminiscing about "the good ole days." Some of that might …

What You Need to Know About Palawan, the "Best Island in the World"

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named "Best Island in the World" by the …

This Is the Path to Being a Great Leader

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Leadership Lessons from CEO Coach Bill Campbell

Bill Campbell, a legendary mentor and executive coach to many of Silicon Valley’s luminaries, died in April. On stage at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech …