Margo Whelan

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Learn how to make serious money on Amazon

If you're anything like me, you buy a whole lot of things from one place: Amazon.<p>Out of toilet tissue? Amazon Fresh has it. Need a refill of …

eCommerce

The Differences Between Busy vs. Productive People

Are You a Busy Donkey or a Productive Unicorn?<p>The quest to being more effective at work has hatched misconceptions about what having a productive workday really means. It has also led most people into thinking that being busy is tantamount to being productive.<p>Here are some valuable insights into …

Doctor Allegedly Shot Couple Dead in Front of Their 3 Sons as They Helped His Mom with Errands

A Texas doctor has been charged with two counts of capital murder after he allegedly shot a young couple in front of their three sons.<p>According to a …

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, that's what more than two dozen high-achieving executives say. Here are the daily habits they …

Proof That a $10 Grout Pen Is Capable of Transforming Your Entire Bathroom

In the long list of places we all dread cleaning, scrubbing dirty grout lines in the bathroom likely ranks near the top. Battling gross grout with an …

How to Get What You Want Out of Life | Inc.com

We all have dreams of what we want from life, but many of us have a hard time knowing how to achieve those dreams. Just wishing for something will not make it happen.<p>I've devised a six-step system to help guide my consulting clients in successfully moving from dreams to reality.It's a program …

10 Questions to Ask Yourself if You Want to Have an Amazing Year | Inc.com

According to science, if you want to actually keep your New Year's resolution, it's better to start it February first. Why? Because the hubbub of celebrations and back-to-work chaos in January often gets in the way of thoughtful commitment to our goals.<p>Whether you take that advice or not, it points …

Self-improvement

Robin Soderling believes Roger Federer, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic are main contenders for Australian Open

Robin Soderling has backed Roger Federer to win the Australian Open but believes Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are best placed to provide a serious …

Tennis

14 Books That Connect Students With Valuable Scientists’ Struggles

<b></b>Teens who read about the personal and intellectual struggles of scientists feel more motivated to learn science. That was the finding of a recent …

Always Separate The Student From The Performance

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He's off to school! Prince George will start next month at £5.50-an-hour Montessori nursery in village just a few minutes from their Norfolk home

• <b>Prince George will attend Montessori school Westacre in East Walton, a few minutes' drive from their Norfolk home</b> <b></b>• <b><br>George will attend school for a</b> …

12 Things You Should Do This Holiday Season

As the holiday season approaches, there can often be mixed feelings. It’s a time of giving, spending time with those we love and for reflecting about …

VIDEO: This Two-Year-Old Girl Just Became The Best Adele Impersonator

There are a <i>lot</i> of people out there who try to impersonate Adele. I mean, Adele even impersonated herself and it was magical. However, all Adele …

Music

Jobscan Helps You Write Better Resumes

If you apply for a position at a large company, there is a chance that a human won’t even look at your resume. Many human resources department now use application tracking software (ATS) to help them sift through hundreds of applications.<p>While this saves them time, it means that promising …

14 Inspiring People Who Found Crazy Success Later in Life | Inc.com

How old is too old to do something new? If you want to launch a business, become a great leader, change careers, or just do something different with your life, at what point is it just too late to be successful? Short answer: never. In case you need a little inspiration to show you that it can be …

7 Truths About LinkedIn Everybody Needs to Know

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Why Resumes Are Worthless

People are so much more than a list of facts and dates. That’s why the traditional resume needs to die, and what should replace it.<p>If you’re spending a lot of time sifting through resumes looking for the perfect candidate, you might be spinning your wheels.<p>Resumes provide hiring managers with two …

If You Did It, Claim It On Your Resume!

<i>Hi Liz, I’m writing my resume and I could use your advice. Half the stuff I did on my last job, in fact the stuff that I’m most proud of, was totally outside my job description.</i><p><i>I’m not sure how much of this stuff to include on my resume. If it wasn’t officially part of my role, can I still claim it?</i><p>…

10 New Routes That Will Lead to Cheaper Flights in 2015

Route expansions may not seem like exciting news, but they're a bigger deal than you probably think. Why? Because they often spark competition between airlines and drive down fares on multiple carriers. If your New Year's resolution involves traveling more, it may be time to give one of these new …

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Develop Leaders the Montessori Way

When it comes to employee development, most companies traditionally follow the 10/80/10 rule: The top 10 percent are promoted, the middle 80 percent are nurtured and the bottom 10 percent are let go.<p>At my company, Mu Sigma, we followed this advice at first too. But we found that we were losing too …

The 10 Principles Of The Future Manager

Following up on my post around the 7 Principles of The Future Employee, I wanted to share another concept which is the 10 Principles of The Future Manager. When it comes to the future of work it’s not just employees that are changing, managers are also having to change the ways in which they lead …

The Absorbent Mind, Chapter 22: Social Development

…no one acting on the child from the outside can cause him to concentrate. Only he can organize his psychic life.<p>— Maria Montessori <br>The Absorbent …

Working with Executive Function Challenges in the Montessori Environment

To let the child do as he likes when he has not yet developed any powers of control, is to betray the idea of freedom.<p>—Maria Montessori <br>The Absorbent …

Feeling Stuck? Make Your Anger Work for You | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Imagine this.<p>You come to the office early to get more work done. You walk toward your desk, and the first person you meet is your boss. He tells you …

Meet the Next Generation of Job Search Sites | Inc.com

Seattle-based Poachable has $500,000 in funding and a valiant mission: to shift power from the employer to the talent during the job hunt.<p>"In the old days, you'd apply to a job and maybe never hear back," says co-founder Tom Leung, an ex-Googler who launched the startup over the summer with …

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