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7 Simple Words That Will Make Your Career Soar

<i>This is Mentoring Moments (#23), a series of wow-you-need-to-know-these stories from successful women of multiple generations. Mentoring Moments is now a podcast.</i><p>Sara Mearns is an athlete who knows how to rock a pink leotard. Sara is the 30-year-old principal dancer at the New York City Ballet. …

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Netflix Knows Which Pictures You’ll Click On–And Why

The service’s recent experiments with images reveal some surprising (and useful) takeaways about why people click what they do.<p>It’s still one of the great mysteries of the Internet: with the millions of images that bombard us on the web every day, what makes us click on one instead of another? Are …

12 Ways to Mess Up a Job Interview--and 12 Ways to Ace It | Inc.com

Congratulations! You've been diligent about finding a new job, and you've finally landed an interview. What happens next?<p>You've got to prepare--carefully. Because it's not OK just to show up. One or two missteps can disqualify you as a candidate, even if you have the right experience and skills. If …

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2015 Social Media Marketing Industry Report

Shares 8K<p>Do you wonder how your peers are using social media?<p>Wondering if you should focus on Pinterest, Instagram or SlideShare? Thinking of getting …

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The 8 Values Every Company Should Live By

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In its simplest definition, values are the fundamental beliefs of an organization, the guiding principles that dictate how people should behave and act.<p>A company’s values help people know the difference between right wrong, and they help …

Nine Powerful Life Lessons From Studying With A Monk

By Robert Piper, Thanks to Body Mind Soul Spirit.<p>When I was 18 years old, I suffered from anxiety and stomach problems. A compassionate physician and …

Five Free Apps That Are Like Having An Extra Set Of Hands

Take care of your groceries, birthday cards, laundry, and more with a few quick taps.<p>You haven’t figured out a way to clone yourself yet, unfortunately. But each of these apps can kinda sorta make it seem like you’re in two places at once.<p>1. No Time to Grocery Shop?<p><b>Instacart</b> (Android, iOS) is worth …

12 Things Successful People Reveal About Themselves At Work | Inc.com

My fellow columnist here at Inc., Dr Travis Bradberry, wrote an excellent article on the 12 things you should NEVER reveal about yourself at work. It made me consider this from the other side. I have seen all of the mistakes and mis-steps that Dr Bradberry identified, but telling people what to …

Self-improvement

How to Have a Good Knee Replacement

<i>If you are due to have total knee replacement surgery, here are some tips on how to help control your own outcome.</i><p>Artificial joint replacement is the last resort for most people when their knees have worn out. Fortunately, the procedure itself has become much less painful, far quicker, and more …

Moving Beyond Problem Solving: A Potential-Based Approach

<b>You know how you can get stuck when you try to solve a problem?</b><p>In this article I am sharing a different approach to problem solving - one that can potentially rock your world.<p>How we currently deal with problems<p>Typically, when we are faced with a challenge, we pick one of these methods to deal with …

Self-help

10 Smart Leadership Solutions for Every Challenge | Inc.com

The word "leadership" evokes an image of great men and women--people who, in a moment of crisis, always rise to the occasion with the right response, the right decision, the right direction.<p>Unfortunately, that image is based on the misconception that leaders always know what to do. That's often far …

Leadership

3 Self-Limiting Behaviors That Hinder Your Success | Inc.com

We all go through life doing things consciously, unconsciously--and a combination of both. It is human nature and part of our DNA. Sometimes we can be our own worst enemy, and as a consequence we hinder our success instead of advancing to succeed. Some things that hinder our success are very easy …

Self-improvement

5 Transformational Habits That Create High-Impact Leadership | Inc.com

There are many types of leaders--some who have a positive impact on their people, customers, organizations, and communities, and some who do not. Impactful leadership is about making long-lasting positive and meaningful contributions to their organizations and communities, and in the lives of …

Leadership

Long overdue: 2 WWI heroes to get Medal of Honor for courage

As night fell, U.S. Army Sgt. Henry Johnson found his observation post near Sainte-Menehould, France under siege by a dozen German soldiers.<p>“With the most utter disregard for his own safety, (Shemin) sprang from his position in his platoon trench, dashed out across the open in full sight of the …

5 Reasons Why Simple Ideas Win | Inc.com

When an inventor tells me, "There's <i>nothing</i> like my idea out there!" I cringe. Usually it's said with pride, but in my mind, that statement is worrisome. For one, I think, there's a good chance you're wrong. Products that are similar to your idea most likely do exist--you just haven't studied the …

Product Management

8 Habits of Highly Accountable People | Inc.com

It's a common story. You end a strategic meeting. There are several initiatives on which everyone agrees are important to complete by the end of the quarter. Everyone at the table says they will contribute to get it all done, but when the end of the quarter arrives very little of the list actually …

Self-improvement

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Burned Out? 20 Ways to Tell When It's Time for a Career Pivot | Inc.com

When a business pivots, it usually means that business (or the development of a product) was heading in one direction, only to make a dramatic change and go a completely different way. Professionals can take the same approach with their careers, even switching from one career to another. But how do …

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