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4 Secret Fears That Leaders Have That Kill Their Potential

Can I be completely honest with you? Is this a safe place? Is it ok for me to share some vulnerable stuff with you?<p>Yes? Ok, good...<p>I'm a fearful leader. There I said it. You're judging me right now, aren't you? I understand. I would do the same if I were in your shoes. But hear me out...<p>I've failed …

Logo Swapping GIFs and Brand Design Tools: Seeing is Believing!

<b>Close your eyes for a moment and think about the logo for one of your favorite brands.</b>What comes to mind?Is it the logo’s color? Its shape? The …

Life Through a Lens: The Alonso crash

Mar 28, 2016<p><i>F1 photographer Mark Sutton of Sutton Images talks ESPN through the widely-circulated shots of Fernando Alonso's violent crash in</i> …

Ford Mustang Cobra R: First Drive

The GT350 might be the ultimate track Mustang you can buy today, but it wasn't always.<p><i>From the April, 2000 issue of Road & Track.</i><p>The Great Pony Car War is over. Reaching 60 mph in a scant 4.8 seconds, the limited-production Mustang Cobra R has finally outgunned Chevy's Camaro SS. To be sure, there …

7 Science-Backed Ways To Get Happy Right Now

The happiness model we’re taught from a young age is actually completely backward. We think we work hard in order to achieve success and that …

The most unbelievably simple trick to improve your memory

<b>(Alex Mit via Shutterstock)</b><p>Try ignoring it<p>Julia Shaw<p>March 1, 2016 10:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>If I say a random string of numbers out loud, say 1593657292759381380473, how many of these numbers do you think you will be able to immediately remember<p><b>The</b> …

2 Strength Exercises Every Runner Should Do

Before you step out on the road or trail, build power and strength in your hip flexors, quads, and glutes with these exercises<p>Want to kick asphalt? Then you need these runner’s lunges and stepups in your gym routine.<p>“They not only improve running mechanics, but they strengthen your hip flexors, …

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Business Lessons From Beyond The Shark Tank

<i>The negotiations end. The deal is struck. Everyone hugs and high-fives.</i><p>Now what?<p>In my article, <i>In The Shark Tank It's All About Valuation</i>, I discussed how the Sharks arrive at their valuations. But the show also offers insights into other aspects of business while providing an entertaining glimpse …

Modern British Columbia Cabin

Surrounded by protected forest yet only a 20 minute drive from Golden, this Modern British Columbia Cabin is an ideal weekend getaway. Inside its …

This dog walker probably makes more money than you do

If you live in New York City, you probably don’t have a backyard that your dog can access through a pet door when he wants to go out and stretch his …

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Matt LeBlanc Joins The New Top Gear Team

One of the most loved characters of the <i>Friends</i> sitcom is heading over the Atlantic to join the new hosting panel of BBC’s <i>Top Gear</i>.<p>Those who know …

25 Free Online Courses To Equip You With Valuable Skills

Kelsey Humphreys<p>Read full profile<p>Now that the inspirational sparkle of the new year has worn off, you may be falling back into your old routines and …

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If You’re Not Collecting Productivity Data, You’ll Never Succeed at Work

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>Counting calories and steps may be terrific for improving personal health. But what counts most in promoting professional success? Quantifying the “business self” is an essential precursor for enterprise networks that empower people to manage their strengths and …

8.3-Liter 1969 Chevrolet Camaro

This 1969 Chevrolet Camaro has been recently upgraded with a fuel injected 507 ci big block V8 and an overdrive automatic transmission built to …

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

10 Tools That Entrepreneurs Can Use to Automate Their Business

Being an entrepreneur is challenging enough without the extra menial day-to-day tasks.<p>The good news is, nowadays entrepreneurs can automate a lot of their responsibilities, giving you more time to dedicate to growing your company. You'll be able to focus on the things that matter most. A number of …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …