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I'm a CEO and the most underrated business skill is one most people are terrible at

When I was the senior vice president and general manager of the Oracle Data Cloud, I once hosted a vendor who wanted to market data through our platform. The salespeople pitched to us before they even understood what we did. Their examples not only were irrelevant to our services, but also …

Winston Churchill

10 Inspiring Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Quotes That Prove Anything Is Possible

There's much to learn from the professional athlete, Hollywood actor-slash-producer and five-time Guinness World Record holder.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While much of his success first started in the wrestling ring, today Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is one of the …

Motivation

HBR Guide to Data Analytics Basics for Managers

Publication Date: <b>April 03, 2018</b><p>Don't let a fear of numbers hold you back. Today's business environment brings with it an onslaught of data. Now more than ever, managers must know how to tease insight from data--to understand where the numbers come from, make sense of them, and use them to inform …

Poet Proves Why Fat People Don’t Owe You An Explanation For Their Existence

Rachel Riley’s poem, ‘The Fat Joke,’ is a must-watch for everyone<p>“Health” is something we focus on a lot in today’s society. New diets, exercise …

The compelling case for being an ‘intentionally lazy’ parent

Last year, I was working with Charlie, a typical kid. He was a bright student, taking a few honors classes and scoring around the 90th percentile on standardized tests. He ran cross-country in the fall and played lacrosse in the spring. He had a group of close buddies that he hung out with most …

Special Education

10 Things All Dads Should Do When Raising Strong, Confident Daughters

She's not just your princess; tell her she can be whatever she wants to be!<p><i>Looking for dad-focused parenting stories? You're not alone. Ask Your</i> …

Parenting

35 things you should know about money by the time you’re 35

<b>By the time you’ve reached your 30s, you’ve probably heard dozens of financial acronyms and terms thrown around—from APRs to IRAs, expense ratios to</b> …

Mom Creates Kid-Friendly Way To Learn About Money — And It’s Genius

This mom’s financial lesson to her daughter is completely brilliant<p>Remember when you first started earning a paycheck and had to learn how to budget …

What to Teach Kids Instead of 'Stranger Danger'

Once, as a kid, I was at the food court at the mall, and a mime was making balloon animals for all the children. He blew up a tube of latex, twisted …

This Shockingly Simple Move Stopped My Kid From Constantly Interrupting Me

We’ve all been there: You’re at the playground trying to chat with a fellow parent, when your kid unceremoniously interrupts the conversation because …

With Doorway Fitness Tower, There’s No More Going to the Gym

Do you remember those pull-up bars you would set up in your doorway at home that lets you perform instant chin-up’s and pull-ups? If you like that … …

Workouts

Best Practices for Determining Your KPIs (And Why They Matter)

Great business owners are separated from good ones by the decisions they make. Tony Robbins says it well, “One reason so few of us achieve

Analytics

15 Things All Parents Should Know, According To Teenagers

"Don't compare me to other kids. It hurts a lot." H/T Reddit<p><i>Responses have been edited for length or clarity.</i>

Parenting

3 Pitfalls to Avoid When Creating Your 1-Page Quarterly Action Plan

Having a 1-page quarterly action plan is a powerful tool for growing your company, just so long as you sidestep these three pitfalls.<p>As important as it is to have a big picture vision for how you plan to grow <b>and scale your business</b>, it's equally important to bring that broader vision back to the …

5 Essential Yoga Poses for Runners

Are you feeling sore, achy, or tight after a run? Over time, running without proper mobility and stretching can lead to imbalances in the body …

People are tweeting the creepiest things they've heard kids say and it's a full-on nightmare fest

It's common knowledge that clowns, scarecrows, and ventriloquist dummies are all creepy, but did you know that small children can be just as …

InterAct

Everything You Need To Know About Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Painting kitchen cabinets is a big job (even if you have a tiny kitchen!), so it makes sense that you'd have a lot of questions about the process. …

Home Improvement

4 books every good boss has read

Business leaders think differently, and that's what sets them apart.<p>Once you know how your leadership team thinks, you'll be able to unlock doors that may otherwise be inaccessible. Either your bosses will realize that you have what it takes to move up the ranks, or you will be better situated to …

The Very Best Machine in the Gym

And Some Cool New Workouts to Try<p>The Question<p>What's the best machine in the gym?<p>Chris Shugart – T Nation CCO<p>The chest-supported row or T-bar machine, …

Tip: The 10 x 1 Workout Program

A new way to get stronger and master a lift.<p>In the never-ending quest to add more weight to the bar, lifters don't give their bodies enough time to …

The Best Workout You Can Do When You Can't Hit the Gym ​| Men’s Health

This workout is a descending ladder, meaning you will start with 10 reps per exercise and remove one rep per round until you complete the workout at one rep per exercise. This setup allows you to maintain intensity as you fatigue, and intensity makes for a more effective workout in less</b> …

3 Day Split Workout For Gaining Muscle Mass

It’s no secret that split workouts are better for building muscle mass than full body workouts. A 3 day split workout is the most popular workout …

14 Strategies To Accelerate Your Personal Growth By 1,000%

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin P. HardyThe post 14 Strategies To Accelerate Your Personal Growth By …

Self-improvement

22 Holiday Decor Hacks That'll Make You Say "Why Didn't I Know About These Sooner?"

Shout-out to smart, stress-free shortcuts.

The 5-day Total-body Strength-building Challenge: Redefine your chest and back on Day 2

<b>Duration</b> 45-60<p><b>Exercises</b> 7<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>This muscle-building chest and back workout from Jen Romanelli, a personal trainer and co-owner of Trooper …

Workouts

2 Stocks That Pay You Each Month

Income investors don't necessarily need to wait three months for a dividend payout. Here's one company in the oil and gas sector, and one in the …

Investing

Why your BI strategy needs a universal semantic data layer

To make the most of your corporate data, your analysts should have universal access to data that can be understood by their tool of choice. But the …

Big Data

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It | Inc.com

In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies to develop programs that help their highest potential leaders take that next step.<p>Regardless of the circumstance, we …

Leadership

Lifting 3 Days a Week Is Best

Make More Gains. Go to the Gym Less Often.<p>A Better Way to Lift Weights<p>One of the most fundamental decisions every lifter needs to make is how often …

Attempt The 30-Day Press-Up Challenge

In many ways the press-up is the definitive bodyweight exercise. It’s a simple move, requiring zero equipment and minimal space, and there’s a fair …

Workouts