Like any skill or discipline, being effective at getting projects done is something that can be learned and refined. This certified course in project management by the Management and Strategy Institute
Both of Cape Town's coastlines boast some impressive beaches, each with their own unique appeal. Here's a guide to the best beaches for surfing, swimming, and penguin-spotting. Cape Town is home to some
Talk about a room with a view: These 13 hotels, which were among Condé Nast Traveler's favorites this year, offer stunning vistas of all sorts of landscapes, be it mountains, oceans, or iconic cityscapes.
Are you the kind of leader that you would like to follow? If not, then you've got some work to do. Leadership is not about titles. Leadership doesn't necessarily imply having a position at the highest
Over the past decade, a staggering number of studies have demonstrated that our work performance plummets when we work prolonged periods without a break. We know that overworked employees are prone to
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Presentations can be critical turning points for a company's direction, decision-making, and even your own career. Before delivering a presentation, make sure you know the answers to these seven questions.
This routine takes seven minutes each morning before you start work. Will you follow it? It only takes seven minutes to change how you approach your day. Using the routine described below when you get
Follow this ritual, right at 5 p.m. daily, to revel in success and track progress. It's amazing how many people work all hours of the day. And I mean all hours. We jump out of bed in the morning and check
You probably write on the job all the time: proposals to clients, memos to senior executives, a constant flow of emails to colleagues. But how can you ensure that your writing is as clear and effective
Publication Date: June 09, 2015 You think you have a winning strategy. But do you? Executives are bombarded with bestselling ideas and best practices for achieving competitive advantage, but many of these
Google’s Senior Vice President of People Operations, Laszlo Bock, joins TODAY to share tips on how you can stand out from the pack when applying for a job, and what NOT to do that might be a red flag a
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Grow your business (and enrich your life experience) with these seven simple questions that move conversations from chitchat into relationship building. If you're introverted (like me), you may find it
Leadership means telling people your thoughts, opinions, and visions. But there's one time you should always keep your mouth shut. Being a leader means saying what you think. You can't stay silent, withhold
Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’
Do you have dreams that keep getting pushed to the side, and every time they are revisited you make another excuse as to why it's not the right time to chase them? Successful entrepreneurs all have one
What keeps you up at night as a manager? Are you worried about hitting your numbers? How to boost the results of lower performers? What about how to keep top performers motivated? We often believe that
Let’s face it: some bosses are not inspiring. They don’t motivate us to perform at our best — let alone improve our skills. What should you do if your boss is too hands-off, ambivalent, or downright demotivating?