Mike Moore

8,135 Added | 9 Magazines | 13 Following | 5,306 Followers | @mmoore213 | Keynote Speaker, Leadership, Peak Performance & Sales Performance Coach! I transform how leaders engage, communicate and coach people to peak performance. I developed Moore's Law of Achievement and Moore's Path to Peak Performance to help people and companies become their best self! I also created 'The Making Customers Series' to transform salespeople into customer makers. I've been speaking, consulting, training and coaching professionally since 1992. I've also been clipping and saving articles to notebooks since the 1980's to stay informed. Today I use flipboard and my magazines are created and updated to help myself and my clients keep learning, growing and improving! By sharing these articles and information I am in no way endorsing the authors,  information or ideas in the articles. I often include articles I don't agree with but believe will challenge people to think for themselves!       http://mooreleadership.blogspot.com

Five types of jerks at work and how to cope with them

​Ten years ago, the typically sober and staid management book genre welcomed an off-colour title to its shelves.<p>Despite a name unable to be printed …

Leadership

Wal-Mart tests delivering groceries straight to fridge

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Friday it was testing a service in the Silicon Valley to deliver groceries straight to customers' refrigerators as it looks to gain an edge over Amazon.com.<p>The retailer said it is partnering with August Home, a provider of smart locks and smart home …

eCommerce

Here's The Top Emotional Need of Employees (And Why You Should You Really Care)

Keep your work culture successful by knowing how to handle the top emotional need of employees.<p>,No helicopter leaders need read this (unless you want to change your tactics).<p>I'll get right to the bottom line.<p>An employee's primary emotional need is..... acceptance.<p>Now you know.<p>The big question is …

Leadership

This 1 Tweet from Richard Branson Will Change Your View On Tardiness Forever

Time is money, and just by showing up on time for meetings you'll save thousands of dollars a minute for your business and clients.<p>It's ok. You can admit it. We've all done it.<br>There's probably some meetings sitting on your calendar right now that you don't know why they're there, or that you aren't …

Richard Branson

Synthetic muscle breakthrough could lead to 'lifelike' robots

A breakthrough in soft robotics means scientists are now one step closer to creating lifelike machines. Researchers at Columbia Engineering have developed a 3D printed synthetic tissue that can act as active muscle. The material, which can push, pull, bend, and twist (thanks to its use of silicone …

Robotics

Why Do Employees Really Quit Their Jobs? Research Says It Comes Down to These Top 8 Reasons

This is how to stop the bleeding.<p>I've done a lot of research over the years to drill down to the most likely source of employees quitting and answer the question, "How do you stop the bleeding?"<p>As in bleeding money. The cost of employee turnover is exorbitant, with some recent estimates putting the …

Leadership

System makes modifications necessary to transplant code from one program into another

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a new system that allows programmers to …

Programming

Amazon Unleashes New Assault On Grocery Stores Like Costco

Armed with its organic food prize Whole Foods, Amazon (AMZN) is all in on getting your weekly grocery budget. Look out Costco (COST) and Kroger (KR) .<p>…

Amazon

Charging EVs with solar and wind is doable with the new Giraffe 2.0

Leading the world’s clean energy revolution are cheaper renewable sources — mostly solar and wind — and electric vehicles with their rechargeable …

Clean Energy

Alibaba founder Jack Ma says to be a successful leader you need EQ, IQ, and LQ

Good leaders generally develop different kinds of intelligence. There’s old-fashioned IQ of course, their intelligence quotient. There’s EQ, the quotient related to emotional intelligence; this concept turned fashionable in management circles within the last few years. And then there is what Jack …

Jack Ma

I Bought a Condo and It Ruined My Life

Nearly a decade after the collapse of the housing bubble, I'm still feeling the consequences.<p>At the age of 24, making $35,000 a year working as an editorial aide at a newspaper, I bought some real estate: a 770-square-foot, one-bedroom condo in Northern Virginia. This was 2006, with the housing …

Real Estate

10x, founded by the ex-CEO of Barclays, raises $46M to take on ancient banking infrastructure

The fintech revolution continues apace, and while many startups are hoping that newer and better tech will help them take business away from traditional banks, today a company has received a large round of funding to help those incumbent institutions better compete.<p>10x Future Technologies is a …

Financial Services

How banks and financial institutions are implementing blockchain technology

How Blockchain Technology Spawned Virtual Currencies<p>Blockchain technology, less commonly known as distributed ledger technology (DLT), is the underlying foundation that can create shared digital databases of entries that are unchangeable.<p>Initially, the tech's developers conceived it as a way to …

FinTech

Want to change minds? Try this

<b>(CNN) —</b> During a 2015 debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, Dr. Ben Carson, a pediatric neurosurgeon, was asked to comment about his rival Donald Trump's assertion that autism was linked to childhood vaccines.<p>"Well, let me put it this way," replied Dr. Carson, …

Behavior

Why don't facts matter?

<b>(CNN) —</b> At a time when polarization is at its peak and truth is a four-letter word, the question on everyone's minds is: Why does evidence seem to have little influence on people's beliefs, and what can be done?<p>How is it that citing clear evidence of a human role in global warming fails to persuade …

Behavior

Emotional Intelligence Is Overrated, Says Wharton's Adam Grant. Here's What's Even Better

In a battle of words, famed Wharton professor Adam Grant and Daniel Goleman, renowned best-selling author of "Emotional Intelligence," debate what's better: Emotional intelligence or cognitive ability?<p>I've been riding the emotional intelligence (EQ) bandwagon for a few years now. I love learning …

Emotional Intelligence

Silicon 3D-printed muscle could lead to lifelike robots

A team of engineers at Columbia University has developed an artificial muscle that can push, pull, bend and twist, as well as lift weight, at low …

How technology is changing the future of interior design

Ok, it’s no surprise that technology is literally changing everything around us, but one industry that hasn’t had as much advancement over the years comes in the form of interior design. It’s traditionally costly, timely, and requires a designer to come out and basically take care of everything …

Interior Design

A former engineer is building the smart homes of the future

Robots are everywhere in the U.S. economy--even in our homes. But the promise of home-based AI is gentler than its workplace counterpart: rather than …

United States

Kohl's will now pack and ship Amazon returns for you

A couple of weeks ago, Amazon and Kohl's announced a new partnership, which added spaces in Kohl's stores dedicated to selling hardware like the Echo and Dot smart speakers, called the Amazon Smart Home Experience. Now Kohl's is planning for 82 of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago to offer free …

Amazon

79 Percent of Employees Quit Because They're not Appreciated. Try These 4 Things Before You Say Good-Bye

How employees can have more impact than they think.<p>Feathers were ruffled. People from all around the globe reacted to a post I wrote last week about how anger can destroy your career. It wasn't a surprise. Numerous studies spotlight an increasingly ugly problem that exists in the corporate …

Engaged

9 Proven Steps to Effective Leadership

Effective leadership requires more than a strong personality. Let's take a look at some qualities worth striving for.<p>A few months back, I offered some advice on how to be a terrible leader. I knew whereof I wrote, because I've both endured bad bosses and been one myself on occasion.<p>Thankfully, I …

Leadership

The 6 High Performance Habits Only the Most Extraordinary People Share, Backed by Science

Incredibly successful -- and happy -- people consistently do six things. And you can, too.<p>Why do some people succeed more quickly than others, and maintain that success over the course of decades? And out of that extremely small sub-set of people, why do some of them seem miserable, while others …

Self-improvement

The Brutal Truth About Life That Will Set You Free

Embrace this truth and you'll live like never before.<p>One day, you will return to the source that created you. While this reality is an overwhelming concept, it is the secret power for many of the most successful people. Why? Accepting the reality that your life will end is the very reality that …

Self-improvement

The Nuada smart glove gives your hand bionic powers

In the future, said Andy Warhol, everyone will be bionic for fifteen minutes. I’m paraphrasing, but it looks like a Portuguese company called Nuada is about to give us that opportunity. Created by Filipe Quinaz and Vitor Crespo, the seed-funded company pitched on our Disrupt stage and showed us one …

Robotics

Five Things to Know About the Customer Connection

Takeaways from the C-Suite: Two Strategies For Success<p>September, 2017<p>There’s an old saying, “The customer is king.” Today, the customer really is a …

Customer Experience

Can’t stay asleep at night? Here’s how to beat insomnia for good

Picture this: You wake up in the middle of the night and you just. can’t. fall. back. asleep. Your mind is racing, and as you watch the hours on the …

Sleep

Why hyper-personalization is infiltrating every industry (VB Live)

<b>As deluged by content as consumers are, they know they have the luxury of simply ignoring you. Join Lyft’s Head of Local Marketing and AutoGravity’s CTO in this VB Live event to learn how to stand out of the crowd by delivering what they want, exactly when they want it, with …

Customer Experience

3 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be successful

Success is what motivates us. We go to college, attain jobs and network with our peers with the hopes of achieving our goals in life.<p>But how do you …

Success

Tony Robbins shines a light on sports psychology and athletes listen

NEWARK — At the home of the New Jersey Devils, the crowd is on its feet, jumping and cheering, whooping with delight. The Jumbotron is blasting out the action. Cheerleaders are dancing. It feels like Game 7 is about to start.<p>But the Prudential Center is not hosting a sporting event. The main …

Success