Jim Ho

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A New Way to Get a Job When You Have No Inside Connections

Hemant Mohapatra set his sights on getting a job at one of three prestigious American companies—McKinsey, Boston Consulting Group or Google. As a student at Cambridge University’s Judge Business School in the U.K., he knew a few people who worked inside the companies but didn’t feel comfortable …

5 Things Leaders Are Thinking, But Not Talking About

It amazes me just how many leaders don’t act like leaders. They define themselves more by their job title and job description, rather than the required courage, resiliency and determination to continually renew and reinvent themselves – while at the same time having their team’s best interests at …

What Is Leadership?

<b>What is leadership, anyway?</b> <br>Such a simple question, and yet it continues to vex popular consultants and lay people alike. I’ve now written several books on leadership for employee engagement, and yet it occurred to me that I never actually paused to define leadership. Let’s start with what …

10 Leadership Lessons I Wish I Learned In My 20's

All of us would do well with a second bite at the apple, another chance to go back and do it all over again. Our mistakes, as much as our successes, define us and can help steer us forward today. With this in mind, here are 10 lessons learned over the last 20 years of doing business that are now …

How to Whistle With Your Fingers | The Art of Manliness

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve wanted to know how to give a commanding whistle with my fingers in my mouth. You know. The kind you see people give in …

Ten Ways to Overcome Creativity's Number One Crusher

"The worst enemy of creativity is self-doubt," wrote Sylvia Plath in her journal. And she couldn't have been more accurate. Self-doubt can persuade …

6 Things To Do In Asia Before You Die

Whether you prefer to meet a holy monkey, eat sushi for breakfast, receive a monk's blessing, helicopter over the Himalayas, or just enjoy the myriad unique views -- we've rounded up a bucket list of things to do, eat, see, shop for, and experience in the wide world of Asia.<p>Check out six of these …

The 9 Attributes Every Employer Desperately Wants

My primary role at adventur.es is to serve as a curator of talent. Good ideas, outstanding business models, and incredible opportunities rarely survive contact with mediocrity. So what makes someone “great?”<p><b>1.</b> <b>Extreme Reliability:</b> It is rare to find true consistency, a person who delivers regardless …

The 12 Things That Successfully Convert a Great Idea Into a Reality

How many times have you been in a meeting and someone says to you, “That’s a great idea, you should take the initiative and make it a reality.” What typically happens? Most of the time – nothing. Most great ideas remain dormant because people don’t have the courage, resources, time and/or money to …