Ketan Shah

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What It Takes to Become a Great Product Manager

Because I teach a course on product management at Harvard Business School, I am routinely asked “What is the role of a product manager?” The role of product manager (PM) is often referred to as the “CEO of the product.” I disagree because, as Martin Eriksson points out, “Product managers simply …

This Is How to Be the Most Interesting Person in Any Conversation, According to Science

Caroline Webb, author of How to Have a Good Day, uncovers the science behind owning the room in a social situation.<p>Caroline Webb, the renowned economist, leadership coach, and author of <i>How to Have a Good Day,</i> has helped hundreds of organizations be more effective through behavioral economics, …

Doing These 9 Uncomfortable Things Will Pay Off Forever

<i>This story originally appeared on Businessinsider.com.</i><p>What makes someone uncomfortable depends on the person, but what's universally true is the …

Why Amazon Still Acts Like a Startup (Even Though It Makes More Than $100 Billion a Year)

When companies reach a certain level of success, they often take their foot off the gas pedal. Here's why Jeff Bezos thinks that's a very bad idea.<p>Since the beginning, Jeff Bezos has been reminding his team that at Amazon, it is always Day 1. Every year, he reinforces the company's commitment to …

Half Marathon Workouts to Run a Faster Half Marathon Time

Are you hoping to shave some time off your half marathon personal record? The following workouts can help you improve your strength, stamina, and …

Revealed: Facebook's internal rulebook on sex, terrorism and violence

Leaked policies guiding moderators on what content to allow are likely to fuel debate about social media giant’s ethics<p>Facebook’s secret rules and guidelines for deciding what its 2 billion users can post on the site are revealed for the first time in a Guardian investigation that will fuel the …

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Slow-Cooker Vegetarian Pho | America's Test Kitchen

1<p>onion, chopped fine<p>6<p>garlic cloves, minced<p>¼<p>ounce dried porcini mushroom, rinsed and minced<p>1<p>teaspoon canola oil<p>6<p>cups water<p>1<p>pound portobello mushroom …

5 refreshing summer cocktails and the liquor you need to make them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Anna_Pustynnikova / Shutterstock The summer season brings with it the opportunity to enjoy refreshing adult beverages out in the …

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Why Parents Should Not Make Kids Do Homework

President Obama’s pick for Education Secretary, John King, Jr., is headed for confirmation Mar. 9. King’s track record shows he loves standardized …

Revealed: The age adults are at their ‘healthiest and happiest’

Happiness may be a subjective emotion but researchers believe they have found the perfect age when we are most content with life.<p>The average Briton is happiest at the age of <b>39</b>, the study says, adding that 30 is when we are at our healthiest.<p>Researchers also looked at the age milestones for peak …

Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy says your success in any situation hinges on three things

Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy is perhaps best known as the creator of the “power pose.”<p>As she described in her 2012 TED Talk, power-posing is about …

The 10 best Leonardo DiCaprio movies, ranked

This will mark the first time the actor has won the prize, and all we have to say to the Academy is, "Took you long enough!"<p>DiCaprio has been one of the biggest stars in Hollywood for decades, and though he has focused recently on titles that will get him closer to that Oscar, his career has been …

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A 75-Year Harvard Study Has Revealed The ONE Most Important Factor In Human Happiness...

<b>What keeps us happy and healthy in life?</b><p>I guess the first thing that comes in your mind is money or fame… but according to psychiatrist Robert …

7 Netflix Documentaries Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

<i>This piece originally appeared on The Hustle.com.</i><p>Netflix (nflx) is great for Friday nights spent on the couch, long study breaks in the library, and</i> …

A Harvard psychologist says there's one factor that defines success in a job interview

It was her chance to finally give her "elevator pitch" — a 90-second summary of her research program and goals that could help her land a job at a prestigious academic institution.<p>Sure enough, she soon found herself in an elevator with three prominent psychologists in her field, and one of them …

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The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Objectively speaking, what have been some of President Obama's biggest accomplishments and failures during his tenure so far?

Within his first week, he signed an Executive Order ordering an audit of government contracts, and combating waste and abuse. …

How Playing a Sport Can Get Women to the C-Suite

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer</i> …

Yale psychologists have built a mathematical model for selfishness

Ever wonder why some people have a tendency to be nice—even in situations where it costs them—while others are constantly out for themselves? Psychologists from Yale University have built a formal mathematical model, combining game theory with ideas from behavioral economics, to show how humans …

Essentials for Winter Running

Just because it’s cold and snowy outside doesn’t mean you’ve got to retire your running shoes or concede to the treadmill. In fact, studies show that people who run outside exercise longer and more frequently than people who work out indoors. All you need is the right gear to keep you warm, dry, …

The 10 hottest US housing markets to watch in 2016

"But this year, the markets that shine brightest will be those that manage to strike a good balance between strong income growth, low unemployment and solid home value appreciation," said Zillow Chief economist Dr. Svenja Gudell.<p>"As the job market continues to hum and opportunity becomes more …

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Path Talk lets you text businesses instead of calling, and it actually works

"What if you could text message a store instead of calling them?"<p>This is the stuff of a Silicon Valley fairytale — the promise of an app that’s never actually going to work. But this one does. Path Talk, the first standalone app from Dave Morin’s Path social networking enterprise, now lets you …