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12 Women Executives On How They Keep Their Cool in High Stress

We asked leaders from Uber to KIND snacks and more what they do to stay sane when everything starts to hit the fan.<p>Cohesive companies still experience periods of disarray, where office politics, client relations, and employee happiness falter. During these times of turbulence, it’s the top …

Safe-Space

The Confidence Gap In Men And Women: Why It Matters And How To Overcome It

In December of 1920, Amelia Earhart paid to go on her first plane ride. The experience lasted only ten minutes, but it changed the direction of her life: Amelia was determined to be a pilot. It didn’t matter to her that there were only a few women in the field of aviation. Through hard work and …

Gender

How to Make a Perfect Key Lime Pie

It's easy as pie. Truly.<p>Fact: When asked, “What’s your favorite type of pie” approximately 80% of all humans will respond: <b>Key. Lime. Pie.</b><p>OK, this may …

52 Ways to be the Most Liked Person at Work | Inc.com

If you want to move ahead in your career you need to be someone who people admire for doing good work (on time) and being easy to get along with. It sounds simple, but in reality there are probably many ways you could step up your game when you're on the clock. Take some tips from Kate Hanley, …

Albert Einstein

6 Ways to Take Control of Your Career Development If Your Company Doesn’t Care About It

We are now in the era of do-it-yourself career development. Companies less frequently offer formal training — a trend that has been around for years. This may be because employees change jobs so frequently (job tenure now averages about four years) that firms don’t see the value in investing in …

Manage Your Stress by Monitoring Your Body’s Reactions to It

Jack is well-known in his company for delivering growth through high-performing, cross-functional teams. Where others get stuck in silos, he fosters innovation through collaboration. But these days, when you exit the elevator on his floor, you sense fear wafting through the halls. He’s nine months …

What Science Says About Identifying High-Potential Employees

How inclusive or exclusive should organizations be when developing their employees’ talents? In a world of unlimited resources, organizations would surely invest in everyone. After all, as Henry Ford is credited as saying, “the only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave is …

Human Resources

U.S. Tobacco Companies Will Run Anti-Smoking Ads Everywhere—Except Social Media

For many adults, visiting <i>The New York Times</i>’s home page is as intrinsic to one’s morning routine as that first cup of coffee. And adjacent to today’s front page news that President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about conversations with …

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

Do You Have a High IQ? A Surprising New Study Reveals Why You Should Stay Away From Management | Inc.com

Popular Wharton professor Adam Grant, author of bestsellers <i>Give and Take</i> and <i>Originals</i>, once conducted a study involving hundreds of sales people that determined "cognitive ability" -- those super brainy skills required to carry out the most complex tasks -- was more than five times as powerful as …

Leadership

Why Smart Entrepreneurs Don't Ask For Advice, They Ask For This Instead | Inc.com

Business owners are often looking for advice on strategies, tactics, and key decisions. However, while offering straight up advice might seem like an obvious solution, in the big picture, advice-giving is not the best approach.<p>Groups like the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) have discovered the …

Self-improvement

3 Easy Ways to Get Your Employees Motivated | Inc.com

<b></b>One time, I had a job I didn't love. Haven't we all?<p>I remember dragging my feet to show up, every single day. I watched the clock like a hawk and barely put in my hours. Terrible, I know. These people had invested in me to help their company grow and here I was, stuck on Instagram, scrolling …

Employment

Mashable and BuzzFeed Are More Bad News for Online Media | Inc.com

For online media, it's a double helping day of bad news. Mashable will get sold to Ziff-Davis for a fraction of the valuation it held even last year and BuzzFeed and Vice Media could miss their revenue targets by large amounts this year.<p>Some online publishers have experimented with different …

AdTech

Demanding Employers Create Dangerous Employees (But There May Be a Better Way) | Inc.com

When Wells Fargo set nearly impossible quotas and stretch goals for employees, it led to an epidemic of unethical practices and fraud within the company. The result was $185 million in fines and widespread damage to a brand that's been in business across three centuries.<p>But the thing is, what …

Employment

In Only 36 Seconds, Tom Hanks Outlined the Single Greatest Thing to Do for Your Career | Inc.com

Actor Tom Hanks is arguably one of Hollywood's greatest assets--with wild successes such as <i>Sleepless in Seattle, You've Got Mail, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13,</i> and the <i>Toy Story</i> series, his career spans nearly four decades and is still going strong. Having "made it" the way so many of us want to, he …

Tom Hanks

A 1900s San Francisco Home Gets a Modern Update

See how Decorist designers transformed the space.<p>There's always a major challenge when it comes to updating an older home: maintaining its original …

More Companies Will Replace CMOs With Chief Growth Officers in 2018, Forrester Predicts

Consumer obsession has become the holy grail of commerce—shoppers have more options than ever, and they crave meaningful connections with brands …

8 restorative self-care rituals for the busy girl

In an ideal world, your entire weekend could be devoted to the practice of self-care: After your detoxifying bath (paired with a soothing face mask, …

Digital Disruption in Sales and Marketing: 10 Startups to Watch in 2018 | Inc.com

Digital disruption is changing almost every industry in the world. New technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and big data are reshaping how companies across all walks of life do business.<p>Marketing and sales are two aspects of business that have always been very …

Marketing

9 Page-Turners Too Addictive To Put Down

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Origin</b> by Dan Brown<p>"The plot is absurd, of course, but the book is a definitive pleasure. Prepare to be absorbed—and in more ways than one." Another Brown (<i>Inferno</i>, 2013, etc.) blockbuster, blending arcana, religion, and …

Here's How Facebook Could Be Regulated

Critics offer a number of ways to rein in the social media giant.<p>WASHINGTON ― Mark Zuckerberg’s original motto for Facebook was “Move fast and break things.” It now appears that the CEO is going to have to answer for moving too fast and breaking too many things.<p>After years of trying to avoid …

Social Media

'My Headache And Numbness Turned Out To Be A Stroke At Age 36' | Women's Health

I had just jumped in the shower when all of the sudden I felt a shooting pain down my left side. My left arm just sort of let go; I had no control over it. The sensation only lasted about 30 seconds, but it really freaked me out. So I turned off the water, found my husband, and said, “Oh my God, …

41 Of The Sexiest Movie Scenes That Have Absolutely Zero Sex In Them

This post is somehow NSFW and totally safe for work at the same time.

Universal Pictures

An 8-Move Barre Workout for Your Butt and Thighs

Sit, squat, run, stand, walk—your butt and thighs definitely get a workout during your everyday life, but what about those smaller muscles? You're …

Workouts

Jennifer Garner’s Good-Girl Image Has Become Her Business

Jennifer Garner hasn’t been a major movie star in years. So why are gossip magazines so invested in her?<p><b>Over the last two years,</b> Jennifer Garner has appeared in three movies: <i>Miracles From Heaven</i>, a feel-good Christian movie that grossed a respectable $73 million worldwide; <i>Nine Lives</i>, which features …

Ben Affleck

The real reason everyone’s standing in line for D.C.’s ‘Game of Thrones’ pop-up bar

When does a bar stop being a bar and start becoming a theme park for condo-dwelling, Scotch-drinking grown-ups?<p>Maybe when it has a room with an animatronic smoke-breathing dragon. Or maybe when you have to wait 45 minutes for the main attraction — which, in the case of Shaw’s new pop-up “Game of …

Game of Thrones

TV ads flood Nevada to win a Republican senator’s health-care vote

Progressive groups, pro-Trump PACs and interest groups dead set against the Republicans’ health-care bill have scrambled onto Nevada’s TV stations and news sites to lobby Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.).<p>Heller, the only Senate Republican facing a 2018 reelection bid in a state won by Hillary Clinton last …

Health Care

Office Politics Suck--Here Are 5 Ways to Come Out a Winner Every Time | Inc.com

Regardless of how much we choose not to be a part of it, office politics often seep into many aspects of our working lives. So, given that office politics aren't going away anytime soon, what can anyone really do?<p>Well, you have two options: Ignore it and hope it goes away, or play it to your …

InterAct

Are Your Employees More Productive When They Work From Home? | Inc.com

To WFH or not to WFH: that is the question.<p>For the uninitiated, WFH, or "working from home," is an acronym that you'll likely start seeing in more and more work emails, written by coworkers who are likely in their PJs, and probably feeding their dog at the same time.<p>Roughly 25 percent of the …

The Workplace

Only 3 of the 50 most-loved CEOs in America are women — and the reason why transcends the corner office

Glassdoor's annual Highest-Rated CEOs report relies on the input of employees who were asked to rate their CEO and say whether they approve of the way he or she is leading the company.<p>At first glance, we can see one major factor at play for why so few female CEOs are beloved by their employees: …

CEOs