Sandra Persaud

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Recruitment

The 16 Best Summer Foods to Eat If You're Trying to Lose Weight

They're in season and delicious.<p>If you actually need to lose weight, you'd probably love a magic food that you could eat as much as you want without impacting your weight. Real talk: Anyone who claims they've discovered that is basically doling out bullshit.<p>"There is not a lot of evidence for …

6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

Migrant Workers

5 Habits to Ditch Now for a Super Successful Future | Inc.com

If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future.<p>Good habits will help us build success, while our bad habits will draw us off the path. It's the simple law of cause and effect. If you …

Motivation

The Neuroscience That's Turning Good Managers Into Great Leaders

A new book explains how to tap into empathy as a leader and not rely so much on spreadsheet-based analysis.<p>See if you can get your brain wrapped around this one.<p>Two researchers have written a book that claims there is a neuroscience to leadership, one that allows managers to move from "good" to …

Leadership

How To Make Good Habits Stick: 6 Secrets From Research

We all want to get to the gym, be more productive, be kinder to our loved ones… and then we don’t do it. Why?<p>Well, building solid personal habits can …

Self-help

Shockingly Effective Sales Tricks You've Probably Fallen For

Have you ever watched any of the 'Star Wars' films and wished you had the Jedi Mind Trick at your disposal? Shut up, of course you have.<p>But, as it …

Jennifer Lawrence Met Bill Murray & It Was A Photoshop Match Made In Heaven

It's no secret that Jennifer Lawrence has celebrity idols like the rest of us, and when she meets them, her reactions aren't exactly...<i>subtle.</i> Well, …

9 Skills the Most Successful People Practice Everyday

If you do these 9 things, you'll be successful.<p>Success comes in many different shapes and forms.<p>Success to one person might be failure to another, depending on their views and aspirations.<p>Regardless of your goal, there are nine core skills that distinguish those who achieve their goals from those …

Self-improvement

4 Easy Habits of Unforgettable Leaders | Inc.com

If you remember nothing from this article, remember this: Fortune favors the bold. Whenever I coach clients--be they executives, celebrities, athletes, or companies--the problem is usually the same: stagnation based on fear.<p>Companies that have plateaued are often eerily similar to actors whose …

Leadership

5 Signs You're An Exceptional Employee | Inc.com

A recent study of over 500 business leaders addressed what makes an employee stand out. The number one thing leaders said? It wasn't how late someone stayed at the office. It wasn't their skill set. It wasn't their ability to liaise with clients.<p>It was <b>personality</b>.<p>But when leaders said …

Communicate

7 Tips For Introverts to Lead a Balanced Life

Introverts seem to be on the hot seat nowadays.<p>People are acknowledging that certain people in the world prefer to be alone. They prefer to stay in …

Self-help

Seven Habits Of Likable People

Think being well liked at work isn’t a big deal? Consider: Likable people get more promotions and are viewed as more credible.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>If you want to predict your chances of getting …

Self-improvement

9 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 9 A.M.

<i>The morning is enormously important. It’s the foundation from which the day is built. How you choose to spend your morning can be used to predict the</i> …

10 Types of Friends Worth Fighting For

<i>“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.”<br>― Helen Keller</i><p>This post was inspired by three emails I received this …

Success

10 Instant Ways of Creating Charisma



Charismatic people are known to lead successful and productive lives. They charm others, light up the room and command attention wherever they go. …

Body Language

5 Fascinating and Doable Ways To Revive Your Relationship

Relationships have caused empires to crumble and launched countless ships, so it’s no wonder that they’re one of the single most important aspects of …

Want to Be Successful? Do These 7 Things in Your Spare Time

Did you know startups fail about four times as often as they succeed? Do you know why it’s so hard to get a successful business off the ground? It’s …

Get More Done with (a Lot) Less Stress: 13 Simple and Daily Work Habits

<i>“Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”</i> <b><br>Albert Einstein</b><i>“Think</i> …

Time Management
Goal Setting

40 Things Your Soul Wants You To Know

<i>“Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard.”<br>―Anne Sexton</i>This morning I was picking up a few grocery items at a local convenience store …

Senior Citizen

6 Steps for Communicating Calmly When Someone Upsets You

When someone upsets you, the way you reply can either bring calm and closure, or it can escalate the situation. To avoid pouring fuel on the fire of …

Anger Management

5 Easy Ways To Improve Difficult Relationships, Backed By Research

Sometimes your closest and most important relationships are also the most difficult. Why?Columbia business school professor Adam Galinsky and Wharton …

Labor Economics

6 Powerful Ways to Become More Persistent (And Never Quit Again)

Most of us are great at setting goals, but not at achieving them.Whether it’s starting a new business, learning a new language, or mastering an …

Self-improvement
Relationships

Want to Turn You Life Around? Ask Yourself These 3 Important Questions

<i><br>“Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.” ―Voltaire</i><p>We all want the approval of others and will do whatever it takes to get that …

8 Unusual Ways to Increase Productivity

If you read most articles on productivity, you will find that each article repeats the same dozen or so bits of advice. You've probably been advised …

Time Management