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10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to minimizing risk and maximizing success while living the entrepreneurial dream.<p>A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far …

A Presentation Isn’t Always the Right Way to Communicate

We rarely think about whether presentations are the <i>best</i> way to express our ideas; we just blindly create and deliver them. By some estimates, 350 presentations, on average, are delivered every second of every day.<p>Unfortunately, presentations can’t be the Swiss Army knife of communication. Though …

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format didn’t vary much, the deadlines were the same every night and my colleagues and I were experienced pros. But our senior producer had a tough time letting us just do our thing. Even though we sat in offices mere …

Gadgets - DGiT

Google Home vs Amazon Echo – What’s the difference?<p>A.J. Hartless4 days ago<p>If you've decided to bring a smart speaker into your home, the two …

Sachin says 'Goodbye' to international cricket, India says 'Thank You' with Bharat Ratna

Sachin Tendulkar is given a farewell lap by his team mates as they carry him on his shoulders after he bid a tearful adieu to international cricket …

What Makes Malcolm Gladwell Fascinating

I used to dread going to parties. I stood around struggling with small talk, waiting for an opening to debate about big ideas. That changed 13 years …

The Rise Of Social Commerce, And How It Will Completely Transform The Way We Shop On The Internet

Social commerce is all about inspiration and product discovery. Sites like Pinterest, Wanelo, OpenSky, and others are more like digital catalogs or virtual malls where shoppers can browse and connect with people interested in the same products and brands. But entrepreneurs and retailers are anxious …

Social Commerce

3 Simple, Powerful Things Leaders Can Do To Inspire People To Do Great Things

Lately I’ve been thinking about the simple things leaders do, or fail to do, that have profound impact on their employees’ perception of them, and on their employees’ commitment and productivity.<p>Then recently I was speaking with someone who mentioned how a leader in her organization had recently …

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Essentials of Successful Project Schedule Planning: Part III

Categories: Project Planning<p>In past posts, I covered five steps for setting up a schedule planning framework and seven basic tips for building a …

The Art of Irresistible Email

Virginia was ready to pull out her hair. Why wasn’t anyone responding to her email?<p>As the director of training for a global professional services firm, she’d recently sent out a note explaining important changes to the summer training schedule and asking office directors to respond with their …

Want To Increase Your Productivity? Take Control Of Your Time

A friend of mine recently told me about a problem she was having at work. <i>“I usually think I have enough time to get things done, but something always comes up and then I’m behind schedule on projects,”</i> she said. <i>“My boss spoke to me about this, and I’m worried that if it happens again she’ll include</i> …

The Top Five Ways to Turn Money into Happiness

In their new book, <i>Happy Money: The Science of Smarter Spending</i> (Simon & Schuster), Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton (professors at the University of …

How Power Corrupts the Mind

Pity the despot.<p>(Carolyn P Speranza / Flickr)<p>While at Columbia University, Andy J. Yap set up a simple experiment. After manipulating his subjects into powerful or weak states (in the lab, psychologists are the most powerful ones of all), Yap asked them to guess the height and weight of others both …

What Dan Ariely can teach us about Software Development | Oren Ellenbogen's Blog

How many times we spend years, pouring our heart and soul building software (our origami), only to find out that others are not finding it as …

Could You Live Without Apps For Just A Few Days?

• Honestly, I felt naked and unprotected.<br>• There were times that I needed to use my camera. I have a little baby.<br>• I felt so LOST for those 4 days of …

The Most Successful Leaders Do 15 Things Automatically, Every Day

undefined<p>Leadership is learned behavior that becomes unconscious and automatic over time. For example, leaders can make several important decisions about an issue in the time it takes others to understand the question. Many people wonder how leaders know how to make the best decisions, often under …

30 Books To Make You A Better Business Leader

Every day it seems there’s new advice for how to better manage and grow your business. But who’s got time to filter through all the nonsense and …

Seven ways to build rapport with your audience

Published: 18 Jan 2013<p>Last Updated: 09 Oct 2013<p><b>1. Use a personal story or anecdote</b><p>This shows you are ready to be open, vulnerable and personable, and …

Scrum Master - Funny movie about The Power of Scrum

Project Management

Introduction to Scrum - CollabNet Scrum Training Part 1

Leadership: The Mission Is Vision

Categories: Leadership<p>As a project manager, you're a leader by default. And as a leader, your job is to inspire your team to achieve a shared vision. …

Millennials are doing it, and so should you: More than one million LinkedIn members add Volunteer & Causes section to their profile | Official LinkedIn Blog

Oh to be a millennial, they’re never spooked by new technology, they’re savvy consumers, and they’re do-gooders! Not surprising, of the one million …

How the Crowd Is Solving an 800-Year-Old Mystery

Indiana Jones, the great (fictional) archaeologist, used his own brains and creativity to tackle the toughest intellectual puzzles in his quest for the Holy Grail. Indy’s self-reliance represents the dominant approach to tough problems, i.e. individuals and organizations look to themselves for the …

What motivates us at work? More than money

“When we think about how people work, the naïve intuition we have is that people are like rats in a maze,” says behavioral economist Dan Ariely (TED …

5 Weird Habits That Make People Successful And Awesome

Because if you make enough money, people call you “eccentric” instead of “crazy.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Yes, we all need to heed our callings, follow our north stars, and not settle for jobs, but pursue careers.<p>Thing …