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The Theranos Scandal: What Happens When You Misunderstand Steve Jobs

We’ve long known that Elizabeth Holmes was in trouble, and last Friday federal prosecutors brought criminal charges against the founder of Theranos for defrauding investors and deceiving patients and doctors. In <i>Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup</i>, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner …

How to Take Critical Feedback at Work (Like a Boss)

Feedback is one of the best and worst parts about working with other people. It’s often tough to hear critical feedback, which can feel incredibly …

Hillary Clinton

Dear Managers: This Is How and When to Give Useful Feedback to Your Employees

If it's a one-time harmless mistake, do you really need to bring it up?<p>You know that giving your employees feedback--both positive encouragement and constructive criticism--is crucial to being a good manager (if you don't, read this and this).<p>But <i>where</i> and <i>when</i> you give it is just as important as …

Google Has an Official Process in Place for Learning From Failure--and It's Absolutely Brilliant

How do you view failure?<p>For many, the act of failing or committing a major mistake is enough to send them spiraling down into a pity party. But there is a lot to be gained from any given failure. The key is not to ask "what if," but rather, to treat the event as a learning experience.<p>To truly …

Machine Learning

10 Simple Habits That Will Make You More Likable Right Away

Enthusiasm is contagious.<p><i>What are some social life hacks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, 7-figure entrepreneur, on Quora:</b><p>Growing up, I was one of the shyest and …

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Want Your Employees to Become the Best Version of Themselves? First You Need to Stop Doing This 1 Thing

Too often leaders simply expect too little of their people and it has to stop.<p>I was asked to evaluate a specific manager in a mid-sized company and it didn't take long to figure out the problem. His rise to a position of leadership wasn't much different than why most organizations promote people. …

How I Balance My Hormones and Tame My Inflammation from My Autoimmune Disease

Up until I was 24 years old, my body was rather forgiving and resilient. Like every other child in the 90s, I grew up with electric-hued drinks and …

Wellness

5 Foods That De-Bloat Your Stomach Faster Than Any Other

Ready for some sobering news? Your muffin top might be detrimental to your health. According to doctors, one of the worst places your body can store …

Nutrition

Getting Rid of Belly Fat Is Harder Than You Think — Here's How to Do It

I have this fantasy where I eat pizza and Salt & Straw Chocolate Gooey Brownie for every meal but also have abs. I'm not talking, like, a six-pack, but just some nice abdominal definition. (You'd think I'd go all out since this is a fantasy version of myself, but IDK. I'm sure there's something to …

Nutrition

If You're Losing Sleep Over Rude Co-workers, Science Has a Simple Solution (You're Sure to Like It)

A study finds a connection between abuse at work and restless sleep and offers an answer that could also prevent a heart attack one day.<p>If you've ever felt judged, unjustly criticized or even verbally abused by colleagues at work, you've likely felt the impact in the quality of your sleep.<p>Maybe you …

You Can Craft Your Reality: Shift From Feeling Bad To Good In 4 Simple Steps

Why do we do what we do?<p>Because it feels good?<p>Nope.<p>Because it feels best. It’s our best choice on our behavioral menu at the given time.<p>“I need your help, Christine,” said the Chief Revenue Officer. “Our sales and marketing people are overwhelmed by constantly changing legislation, the new markets …

Want to be likable? 7 universal secrets to help you

If you want to be more likable then you must remember one thing … You cannot be liked by everyone.<p>You cannot make everyone like you!<p>Any time you …

Master These 6 Coaching Skills to Lead Your Team Where They've Never Dared Go

Good leaders coach people to correct problems. Great leaders can coach them to correct problems and take on new challenges.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I travel all over the world training, speaking and consulting. The majority of my business is facilitating …

In a Stunningly Aggressive Email, Elon Musk Gave 5 Brilliant Lessons That Everyone Should Adopt

This wasn't an email suffused with charm. But you can learn a lot from it<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>He's so funny, that Elon Musk.<p>He's so cool, too.<p>He dresses like a '90s rock star and seems to find the time to have a lot …

There Are 4 Types of Managers. One Is More Effective Than the Others

In a utopian corporate world, managers lavish a constant stream of feedback on their direct reports. This is necessary, the thinking goes, because organizations and responsibilities are changing rapidly, requiring employees to constantly upgrade their skills. Indeed, the desire for frequent …

How to Be More Assertive (Without Being a Jerk)

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanLearning how to be more assertive can massively improve your quality of life.All of …

Self-help

With a New Apology, Starbucks's CEO Just Taught an Important Lesson in Leadership

Firing the employees involved probably wouldn't help things at Starbucks. Hopefully, this will.<p>Many are criticizing Starbucks for the way it handled a recent incident in which two African American men ended up getting arrested at a Philadelphia store.<p>The story, according to <i>The New York Times</i>:<p>Two …

Increase Employee Engagement By 300% With This Daily Practice

We all know that traditional performance management systems and practices have outlived their use.<p>We also know that the #1 stressor for American workers per Andrew Faas’s work with Yale is the old-fashioned, and often intimidating, annual performance review.<p>So what’s the answer?<p><b>Feedback That</b> …

Employee Engagement

10 Famous Billionaires’ Failures That Were Part Of Their Routes To Success

<b>“There are no elevators to success,</b> you have to take the stairs” is a quote that certainly rings true for these 10 world-famous billionaires.<p><b>None of</b> …

Brené Brown: How To Be Less Critical

<i>The author of</i> Daring Greatly<i>, who's launching Part 2 of the groundbreaking The Gifts of Imperfection e-course, on why we should stop criticizing others.</i><p>By Brené Brown<p>First, the bad news: If you have a fondness for snarky jabs -- and believe me, most of us take pleasure in the occasional barb -- …

How to Lose Fat Faster With Fasted Cardio (and Keep Your Muscle)

If you want to know how to use fasted cardio to lose fat as quickly as possible, then you want to read this article.<p>“Doing Cardio on an Empty Stomach …

Exercise

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

Yes, stomach pudge may be stubborn, but here are a slew of research-proven ways to dump it for good.

10 Phrases that Make You Seem Unconfident at Work (According to Your Colleagues)

Like my incessant use of filler words like "um" and "like," my tendency to filter any and all professional requests through an apology is practically …

Hypertrophy Training and The 3 Laws of Building Muscle

Photo: Pond5<p>The first rule of building more muscle?<p>Choose your parents wisely. After all, genetics are an undeniable factor in how easy it will be …

Muscle

How to Stop Taking Things Personally

When other people wrong you, and you take their actions personally, it can feel as if you’ve been punched in the gut. I know that sounds a bit …

Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’

Mark Cuban grew up working class in Pittsburgh. His father installed upholstery in cars and his mom worked a myriad of odd jobs. Today, Cuban is …

Yale's Most Popular Class Ever Teaches How to Live a Happier Life (Here's What Students Learn)

The fact the class is so wildly popular speaks to the state of mental health on campuses today--and in your workplace. Audit the course by reading on.<p>News flash--adult life is filled with unhappiness traps and the search for keys to happiness (or even a good happiness hack to help us get by).<p>It …

Why Your Hip Flexors Are So Tight (and What to Do About It)

<b>If you want to know what causes tight, weak hip flexors, and what to do about it, then you want to read this article.</b><p><b>Key Takeaways</b><p>Tight hip flexors …

Looking for Your Purpose in Life? Yes, You Can Find It at Work. Here's How

Research says finding purpose at work is more important than salary, perks, and opportunities for promotion.<p>A year ago this month, I quit a well-paying job at a fast-growing startup to build my personal business. From an outsider's perspective, the decision seemed crazy. Not only was I in an …