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Ready, Set, Switch! The Only 3 Things That Matter In The Interview

Getting in front of the decision-makers can be the toughest part of the job search, and everything you’ve done up to this point has prepared you to succeed.<p>There are three things an interviewer is looking for:<p><b>Abilities (the “What”)</b>• <b><br>Fit (the “How”)</b>• <b><br>Motivation (the “Why”)</b><p>If you made it to the …

Employment

Google's latest do-it-yourself AI kits include everything you need

Google's AIY kits have been helpful for do-it-yourselfers who want to explore AI concepts like computer vision, but they weren't really meant for newcomers when you had to supply your own Raspberry Pi and other must-haves. It'll be much easier to get started from now on: Google has released updated …

Android News

Want to Hire a Good Leader? Just Ask These Three Questions

This is a simple method to quickly identify people with strong leadership qualities.<p>In order to build a leadership team for your organization, you need to be able to identify the qualities of a good leader. Recently, at the Wharton People Analytics Conference in Philadelphia, General Motors CEO and …

Leadership

Does Your To-Do List Own You? Here's How to Regain Your Schedule

How the best leaders manage their priorities.<p>The to-do list can become the boulder in a modern version of the myth of Sisyphus. You may recall the Greek myth in which the hero was condemned for eternity to the hideous punishment of pushing a boulder up a mountain only to see it roll down every time …

Time Management

Harvard Business Review - Ideas and Advice for Leaders

Leadership

How to grow your own veg: a beginner’s guide

Fancy home-grown carrots, chard, coriander or cabbage? This is all you need to know<p><b>Where do I start?</b><p>First, write down which fruit, veg and herbs you love to eat, then cross off those less likely to crop in the UK (bananas and avocados, say). If space is at a premium, don’t grow inexpensive staples …

Gardening

Renowned Design Mentor’s Personal Résumé Template Is Now Free-To-Download

Image via The Futur<br>Chris Do, Executive Creative Director at Blind and renowned design mentor at The Futur, has made the template of his personal …

Employment

The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>March 13, 2018</b><p>Join the global movement that's making corporations more people-centric to achieve great results. The world is facing a global leadership crisis. Seventy-seven percent of leaders think they do a good job of engaging their people, yet 88 percent of employees …

Leadership

How to Build Hype for a New Product Launch

Your company is ready to launch a new product. This is an exciting time for you and everyone else involved.<p>Depending on your industry and brand, …

What Is A Taper Fade Haircut & Should I Get One?

A taper fade haircut will take your look to the next level. Find out what a taper fade is is and how to get it right here, with tips from leading …

Hair

Build Expert Infographics for Your Next Presentation

We no longer live in the age where visual presentations are confined solely to slide software like Powerpoint and Keynote. Instead of a bulleted list …

14 Important Questions To Ask Your Business Or Career Coach

If you’ve ever found yourself struggling on your professional path, you may have considered hiring a business or career coach to help get you on the right track. A good coach will listen to your concerns, give you an honest assessment of your weaknesses, and help you leverage your strengths to …

Leadership

You've Been Pitching Yourself Wrong This Entire Time -- Here's How You Should Be Doing It

Ryan Foland plans to eliminate the elevator pitch. Why would the managing partner at Influence Tree and one of Entrepreneur’s top branding experts take aim at such a staple of the business world? Founders and entrepreneurs can spend months, if not years, crafting the perfect elevator pitch. Why …

Angel Investors

Byron Sharp’s new ‘marketing’ textbook is a fiery trip down under

That's not a marketing textbook. <i>This</i> is a marketing textbook. Or so Byron Sharp might say.<p>After university, my first full-time job in 2002 before I …

The Indispensable Document for the Modern Manager

<b>Jay Desai</b> has FOMU. No, you read that right. As a first-time founder and CEO of health technology startup <b>PatientPing</b>, he’s got a healthy fear of …

Muse Auto smartens your car with Alexa

Alexa has quickly become one of the most popular digital assistants. In fact, IFTTT’s surveys show that out of all digital assistant users, 70% take advantage of Amazon’s voice service. Alexa is reaching all kinds of devices, and a new product attempts to bring it to your automobile.<p>Other featured …

11 Smart Personal Finance Blogs You Should Read This Year | Inc.com

Even though I'm a financial planner, I still pay close attention to the financial advice and opinions of the smartest money experts all over the web. Why? Because no matter how money-savvy you are, there's always something more you can learn.<p>If you're looking for a way to become financially …

Personal Finance

Spend Less Time Creating Content and Get Better Results With This 1 Expert Strategy | Inc.com

Without the creation of consistent content, effectively positioning your brand in the marketplace is even more difficult than it is already. Yet, by spending too much time on content, you risk losing precious hours to spend running the thing your content exists for: your business.<p>After learning and …

Infographics

6 Meeting Hacks (And 1 Weird Tip) That Instantly Boost Your Credibility | Inc.com

This is it: the Big Meeting. You've brought a conference room's worth of people together to make an important decision, close that huge sale, or kick off a new strategic initiative. Trouble is, most of these people barely know each other. And some of them barely know <i>you</i>.<p>You'll need to build trust …

Women of Color

Three Powerful Questions For You To Ask At The Beginning Of The Year

After the ball drops, after your team comes back from travel or hibernation, after you have your first leadership team meeting, it can feel like the new year is far behind. Yes, you did some planning for the first quarter and yes you will have a kick-off meeting. To capture the real advantage of …

Framing

Research Myth 2: Maslow’s Hierarchy

Have you fallen for Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs? The educational world is crammed with monstrous myths and legends that hoodwink

Employee Engagement

This 1 Phrase Is Killing Your Next Big Idea. Here's What to Say Instead | Inc.com

With a new year ahead of us, every business is hoping to drum out the next big thing. One that will go viral, reach new markets, and keep them a step ahead of their competitors. Executives are poised, ready, and anxious to make a splash in the marketplace. All that's missing? A big idea.<p>If only it …

Brainstorming

This CEO Reviewed Thousands of LinkedIn Profiles -- Here Are the 5 Updates You Should Make to Yours Now | Inc.com

Think about the attention to detail you put into your resume. You know that it needs to inform and impress. It must radiate competence and respectability. The question is -- should you treat your LinkedIn profile the same way?<p>I have seen plenty of LinkedIn profiles that are either incomplete or …

Employment

The Problem with Most Meetings Is That There’s Not Enough Debate

The modern workplace is awash in meetings, many of which are terrible. As a result, people mostly hate going to meetings. The problem is this: The whole point of meetings is to have discussions that you can’t have any other way. And yet most meetings are devoid of real debate.<p>To improve the …

Leadership

How to Create Great Content: A Step-by-Step Guide to Content Marketing That Delivers Real Results | Inc.com

Content marketing is a great way to get people talking about your products, your services, and your company. Content marketing is also a great way to engage your customers and maybe even create a community. (Plus, you can always use the resulting SEO boost.)<p>But if you're new to content marketing, …

Marketing

3 Simple Ways to Motivate Your Employees and Make Them Proud | Inc.com

Most leaders are proud of their position and the company itself. After all, they've put in the time and effort and now find themselves in a position of leadership. All those fortunate enough to be in a position of management should ask themselves a simple question that will make them look at their …

Employee Engagement

2018 Predictions from the Brightest Minds in Marketing

The customer experience and customer loyalty. Artificial intelligence and machine learning. eCommerce, digital and social media. Changing C-Suite …

Free Shipping

Got an Empty Wall? 50 Gorgeous Gallery Walls to Try

Gallery walls are a decor trend that seem to be able to stand the test of time and for good reason. Powerful, beautiful, and full of character, these …

Home Decorating

11 Success Rules That Matter Much More Than Your New Year's Resolutions | Inc.com

At the turn of each calendar year, we enthusiastically embrace two traditions: "the year in review" and "the new year's resolution". Both almost always let us down. One takes the form of nostalgically hailing what was good, and bemoaning what was bad, past tense. It's entertaining, but it doesn't …

Success
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