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6 Steps For Successfully Bringing Change To Your Company

There’s a right way and a wrong way to push for organizational change. Here’s how to avoid backlash, and get everybody involved in the process.<p>In working with organizations over the years, we’ve observed a leadership pattern that sabotages change. It occurs when senior leaders, who have been …

Planning to launch a startup? Launch your kindergarten startup first

It has happened more than once. Somebody out of the blue contacts me, and at breakneck speed explains “the next Facebook idea." Okay, so they don’t …

Lloyd Blankfein Gave This Super Thoughtful Speech To 1,000 College Graduates Today

He delivered his address to an audience of around 1,000 graduates from the college.<p>In his commencement remarks, he talked about his life growing up in the projects in Brooklyn and working his way to becoming the CEO of Goldman Sachs.<p>He also gave some advice for the graduating class telling them to …

7 Ways To Give A Better Presentation

<b>1. Make it vivid.</b><p>Rather than abstract concepts ("reduces costs," "increases productivity") use concrete, real-life examples that carry emotional heft with the audience ("saved ABC $1 million," "prevented XYZ from going bankrupt.")<p><b>2. Put your heart into it.</b><p>If you don't really believe in yourself, …

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The 23 Coolest Small Businesses In Seattle

Today the Pacific Northwest city continues to set trends with innovative new businesses.<p>We found the 23 coolest small businesses in Seattle. The list includes a top new bakery, a paper shredding company, and a kind of boat that people used to only dream of.

More Americans Are Becoming Entrepreneurs Than Ever Before

• More Americans are becoming entrepreneurs than ever, and they're increasingly optimistic, according to a study by Babson and Baruch colleges.<br>• The Small Business Administration (SBA) has started a program designed to boost lending to veterans.<br>• How Meetup CEO Scott Heiferman made it through one of the …

How to become a first-class negotiator

The word “negotiation” evokes connotations of difficulty. We assume that negotiations are difficult and require a special innate talent, or that …

Working On Saturday Feels Different When It's Your Own Business

I left Goldman in 2004 and have been downwardly mobile, career-wise, ever since.<p>I've also never been happier.<p>I've written before that one of the keys to feeling and being wealthy is do something that you love and that you would do regardless of the compensation.<p>Now, I can't prove the following …

Jamie Dimon Has Never Liked Being Told What To Do

If the students wanted to continue to study calculus, they would have to teach it to themselves.<p>Three of the students decided the task was hopeless. The other three stuck it out. They'd go to class each day and work through the problems in their textbooks. There was no teacher in the classroom at …

ARIANNA HUFFINGTON: Graduates Need To Redefine The Meaning Of Success

"Money and power by themselves are a two legged stool," Huffington told graduates on Sunday, "you can balance on them for a while, but eventually you're going to topple over. And more and more people, very successful people, are toppling over."<p>Instead the Huffington Post editor-in-chief told …

Charitable People May Be Smarter Than The Rest Of Us

His company, Stevens Aviation, had been advertising with the slogan "Plane Smart." Unaware that Stevens had a copyright on the slogan, Southwest Airlines launched an advertising campaign with the tag line "Just Plane Smart."<p>At the time, notes Harvard professor Robert Bordone, neither company was …

Tips For Spotting A Liar During A Negotiation

A practiced liar can be extremely difficult to detect, which can have a big impact on negotiations that goes unnoticed until it's too late.<p>In a recent paper written up at Harvard Business School Working Knowledge, the University of Wisconsin's Lyn M. Van Swol and Michael T. Braun, and Harvard …

20 Reasons It's Awesome Growing Up Gifted

Tumblr founder and high school dropout David Karp— who just sold his company to Yahoo for $1 billion— even once said in an interview, "there's a lot that I feel like I missed out on. Just a whole lot of normal, social, childhood kind of stuff that I definitely missed out on."<p>However, there are …

What Eating Lunch At Your Desk Every Day Does To Your Body

But recent research suggests zoning out in front of the computer during lunch might actually lead to overeating [1]. So stop checking those status updates (c'mon, fess up!) and consider focusing on that yummy salad or sammy instead!<p><b>Gimme A Break: The Tip</b><p>Americans spend an average of 8 ½ hours a day …

The Rise And Fall Of JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon, America's Most Powerful Banker

But over the last year that has slowly changed. His friends in Washington are deserting him, and today, JP Morgan shareholders will vote on whether or not he should keep his total grip on the bank. Dimon is both CEO and Chairman of the Board at JPM — many believe that he should leave his role as …

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10 Wildly Successful People Who Dropped Out Of High School

Tumblr founder David Karp dropped out of high school at the age of 15 and now his New York startup is about to sell for $1.1 billion in cash to Yahoo.<p>Although his success proves that he didn't need the diploma to make it, Karp tells Forbes' Jeff Bercovici in an interview that he doesn't recommend …

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Let’s boycott this needless tax that would cripple markets and keep Europe in the slow lane

Europe has a growth problem: the International Monetary Fund has warned of a three-speed world economy, with the eurozone losing further ground to the United States and emerging economies.<p>The most recent data confirm that the eurozone economy continues to shrink. The immediate challenge for Europe …

14 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

Spencer Rascoff is only 37. Yet the Harvard grad and father of three has already accomplished so much.<p>He cofounded Hotwire.com and served as a VP for Expedia; he held the roles of CFO, vice president of marketing and COO at Zillow; and in 2008 Rascoff was promoted to chief executive of the popular …

Vodafone tied to Verizon’s prosperity

Vodafone will tomorrow reveal the growing extent of its reliance on Verizon Wireless to bring in profits as it struggles with Europe’s continuing economic problems and faces pressure to sell its stake in the American mobile operator.<p>Vodafone is expected to announce annual revenues down more than …

Does An MBA Make You Happy? The MBA Happiness Index 2013

(MBA50.com) You might typically expect people investing up to two years of their time and money to gain an MBA to have a mix of optimism, ambition, and determination. But until now, no one has thought to ask the same group whether pursuing an MBA actually makes them happy.<p>Media rankings tend to …

Tesco plans to roll-out F&F brand

Tesco has unveiled plans to roll-out over 50 new franchise clothing stores in the coming five years as it seeks to expand the F&F brand.<p>The supermarket group said it had established a new franchise partnership with Dubai-based business Al Futtaim to extend the reach of F&F in the Middle East. F&F …

Billionaires' Tips For New Grads: Advice From Jobs, Oprah, Zuckerberg And More

College students across the country will accept diplomas and step out into the “real world” for the first time this month. Some have jobs, many don’t, but all are hopeful about what lies ahead.<p>As to their first steps beyond the comfort of campus, whose advice should they follow? What lessons should …