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Guess?: 'Growth' Doesn't Spell P-R-O-F-I-T

Guess?, Inc. (GES) is an American clothing brand and retailer that also markets fashion accessories like watches, jewelry, perfumes, and shoes.<p><i>Souce:</i> …

Investing

We Paid Off $147,000 in Debt in 3 Years. Here’s How We Became Financially Free

"It became like a game to us."<p>Jessie and Josh Boyce had secured the best-paying, most stable careers they’d ever had when they moved to Florida in …

Personal Finance

Breathtaking Oil Paintings Capture Moments of Tranquility Below the Water’s Surface

Californian artist Isabel Emrich paints dazzling depictions of women submerged in water. Each colorful oil painting captures moments of tranquility below the water’s surface, as the artist’s subjects float meditatively, welcoming the dancing sunlight from above. The artist reveals, “My underwater …

Painting

Successful bosses run their most effective meetings exactly like this

Once upon a time, I worked for a woman who was known as a star meeting facilitator. CEOs would call left and right, asking her to organize strategy …

Productivity

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde perennially tanned travel photographer seems to spend more …

Italy

Homeowners are eligible for Solar Panel Program with Great Savings - Home Saving

CAN I REALLY SAVE THOUSANDS A YEAR ON ENERGY BILLS?<p>The answer is yes, but only if you act now.<p>Solar programs are so popular that people throughout …

Solar Panels

9 Signs You Have What It Takes to Be Extremely Successful

Are you headed in the right direction?<p>"Is working at the grocery store a good job?" my 13-year-old daughter recently asked. "Don't give me the long answer, dad. Please just say yes or no."<p>We all could argue over the definition of success. It means something to different to everyone. Some of you …

Motivation

How to Produce Social-Media Content That Delights Your Customers: 3 Important Lessons

Use your social-media channels to deliver remarkable customer experiences, develop deeper relationships, and produce content they want to devour.<p>Last week, Rosey Blair, a blogger, writer, and actor published a series of Instagram stories, with more than 250 thousand people tuning in. The next day, …

Social Media

Don't Order Fish on Mondays, Plus 9 More Dining Out Tips We Learned from Anthony Bourdain

In recent years, the celebrated, uncensored and adventurous Anthony Bourdain, who died at the age of 61 on Friday, became increasingly famous as the …

Anthony Bourdain

How to Inventory Your Home for an Insurance Adjuster

Q. Do I need to inventory every item I own in the event of a house fire?<p>A. The more detail about your belongings that you can relay to an insurance …

iOS Apps

The Secret to Perfectly Fried Fish Is an Ingredient You Probably Have in Your Pantry

The universally loved fish fry—from Lenten Fridays to slaw- and hush puppy-filled summer gatherings—transforms flaky white fillets into golden-fried …

Kitchens

Five Things Jerry Seinfeld Teaches Us About The Art Of Great Conversation

Thank you, Netflix, for releasing all at once the latest season of Jerry Seinfeld’s essential series, <i>Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee</i>. The show pulls off the unusual feat of appealing to people who love automobiles, espresso, comedy or any combination of these.<p>Most of all, however, Jerry Seinfeld …

Comedy

10 words you should never use to describe yourself in an interview

Describing yourself as intelligent in a job interview basically tells employers that you think you’re smarter and better than anyone else. This is …

Employment

We All Want These 11 Things at Work, Whether We Know It or Not

You've hired great people. Now, look at the main reasons they'll stay.<p>Retaining top talent and unicorn employees is key to long-term productivity and team-effectiveness.<p>So knowing what makes people happy at work is important.<p>Benefits and Incentives<p>Some of the most effective benefits and incentives …

Employee Engagement

These Are the 10 Best Hot Dog Joints in America

Hot dogs are a time-honored summer snack for those who’ve been lounging at the beach or walking around in the heat all day. You may enjoy yours fresh …

Hot Dogs

Unexpected Method Of How To Write Your Unique Brand Offering

Think you’re in a so-called oversaturated market? You and everyone else! Luckily, there are always ways to stand apart from the competition. You’re probably already distinct in your own mind, but the challenge is capturing that difference and getting it into your message. Being different from the …

Customer Service

20 Quick Dinner Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Getting dinner on the table during the week can be a feat even in the best of times. Making that happen when you're juggling a busy schedule can feel …

Cooking

How To Create Your Leadership User's Manual

I’ve long been captivated by the idea of creating a leadership “user’s manual.”<p>The basic idea is that managers should create a short guide to their personality, work style and, yes, even quirks, so that their direct reports would know how to best work with them. I also suspected that this kind of …

Self-awareness

Want Instant Motivation? Read This Book Now.

Recently, I started reading it again. Immediately, my workouts got more intense. I began thinking bigger about my goals and my vision for my future.<p>I've read hundreds (potentially thousands) of self-help and business books over the past decade. Very few have the <i>it-factor</i>. Some of them do, though. …

Motivation

Retire In 12 Years With $200K? It's Not As Crazy As It Sounds

Overview<p>Retirement can be scary. It can be scary for those who are nearing retirement and it can be scary for those who are still many years away …

Investing

How to Roast Red Peppers at Home Like a Minor Character on 'The Sopranos'

By Alex Delany<p>Ditch the expensive ones from the antipasti bar—you're roasting peppers at home now.<p>Roasted red peppers are about as versatile an ingredient as you'll find. They grace antipasto spreads effortlessly, add depth to sandwiches, pair perfectly with grilled sausages or chicken, and make …

Recipes

Teens say they cringe when brands use these 7 outdated slang words — here's what Gen Z is saying instead

In May, Subway Canada ran a poll imploring Twitter users to vote on their favorite bread. Or, as they put it, their "bread bae."<p>No one voted on it. Subway Canada has 135,000 followers.<p>To be fair, some theorized that the poll, which ultimately racked up 13,000 retweets, was fake and simply a PR …

Language

15 Ways to Turn a Can of Tuna Into a Weeknight Hero

Throw open my kitchen cabinet doors and you'll find a host of goodies: baking ingredients and dried goods on one side, a myriad of spices and tins along the other. My husband and I adore tinned things, especially those housing oily, briny, rich-in-flavor sardines, tuna, and shellfish. These have …

Healthy Eating

Warren Buffett Says These Simple Habits That Most of Us Ignore Separate Successful People From Everyone Else

The Oracle of Omaha wants you to succeed with these simple habits that even a 14-year-old could pull off.<p>Sometimes, I just have to shake my head at Warren Buffett's wisdom. Is it earth-shattering? Hardly.<p>At 87 years young, he keeps imparting on us the simplest advice that has made him a success …

Self-improvement

What Does a Board Communications Committee Do? - Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Posted By Kivi Leroux Miller on Jun 21, 2010 | 176 comments<p>A minute ago, I introduced you to a new partnership with NCGives, where we will all …

What does the Internal Communications team do?

Internal communication, like any other form of communication, works best when it is tailored to the audiences and messages that you work with. So …

Digital Signage Software for Marketing and Communications

16 Jan 2018 / <b>by</b> Colin Bovet / <b>in</b> Internal Communications<p><i>Updated January 2018.</i><p>How well a message is communicated is as important as the message itself. …

Four Goals For Your Communications Team In 2018

What are the goals of communicators in 2018?<p>Increasing revenue, of course, but what are some of the goals from your communications plan that can lead to that output? At D S Simon Media we look at our own goals each year. We take a look at what is working in our industry and what has been effective …

Public Relations

Former eBay executive shares her 15 tips to impress your boss at an internship

Kristina Klausen worked at eBay for 12 years. She's currently the founder/CEO of PandaTree, a language resource for kids.<p>You’ve finished your last final exam and your internship starts next week. In an ideal world, this internship will provide you with a defined project that precisely leverages …

Employment

Marijuana Stocks Rise Higher, Eye These IPOs As Canada Fully Legalizes Weed

Marijuana stocks rose Wednesday after Canada's lawmakers approved legislation to fully legalize cannabis, which is already spurring more activity in …