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How to Be More Resilient When Things Get Tough | Inc.com

It's human nature to resist change--particularly when it comes in the form of adversity or challenges. But change is inevitable, and developing the trait of resilience helps us not only survive change, but also learn, grow, and thrive in it.<p>Resilience is the capacity to cope with stress and …

Self-help

You Are the Secret to Your Own Prosperity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your life is formed by the perspectives and philosophies you adapt, and changing your perspective can create an immediate shift in your life and business. To succeed as an Entrepreneur you must constantly look for ways to sharpen your …

Assembling Your Personal Board of Advisors

References<p><b>1.</b> K.E. Kram and M.C. Higgins, “A New Mindset on Mentoring: Creating Developmental Networks at Work,” Wall Street Journal, Sept. 22, 2008, …

P&G CEO Lafley Lays Groundwork for Exit

Recent meetings leave investors expecting CEO change as early as this summer<p>Procter & Gamble Co. appears to be laying the groundwork for Chief Executive A.G. Lafley to step down as soon as this summer and hand the top job to an internal successor.<p>In private meetings with Wall Street analysts and …

Procter & Gamble

Why ALDI is underestimated in the U.S. market

Aldi

Characteristics of grocery's top-performing legacy brands

Deli and other fresh food departments drive nearly half of sales at top-performing grocers, according to Nielsen data. Deli-prepared foods, such as …

Gluten-Free

Simon Sinek: These Are the 3 Most Valuable Leadership Traits | Inc.com

What are the top qualities of great leaders? It's not a great mystery, said Simon Sinek at the World Business Forum on Wednesday. As the motivational speaker and author explained, it really boils down to three things: selflessness, empathy, and an ability to manage anxiety on your team. Here is a …

Leadership

The 3 Components Of Mental Strength That Will Help You Succeed

Whether you aim to become an elite athlete, or you aspire to become a prosperous entrepreneur, mental strength is the key to long-term success. After all, you need fierce determination and tenacity to reach your greatest potential.<p>There will always be obstacles and challenges that stand in your …

Self-improvement

The Traits of Socially Innovative Companies

<i>In this article adapted from their new book, Jerry Davis and Chris White explore what makes some companies more fertile for social innovation — that is, the ongoing (rather than one-off) initiatives that have positive social impact while promoting the core mission of a business. While there are</i> …

Target does creative fitness deal with Lifetime

News<p>Electronic payments up 5% in 2014<p>BY Dan Berthiaume<p>HERNDON, Va. — In 2014, ACH (automated clearing house) volume grew to almost 23 billion …

B2B

Why Do I End Up Throwing Out So Much Food?

Refrigerators want to come to the rescue; ‘It makes me feel horribly guilty.’<p>For Jason and Mindy Koschuk, Sunday night cleanup almost always involves throwing away spoiled fruit and vegetables.<p>“Sometimes it’s food that I’ve forgotten about, or maybe we went out to dinner when we should’ve eaten at …

Stock Markets

Retailers are clamoring for a new kind of ideal customer

The market's sweet spot right now are people aged 25-34 with money to spend but who aren't rich, luxury marketing expert Pam Danziger said in a recent report.<p>She calls calls these customers HENRYs, for "High Earners Not Rich Yet."<p>HENRY households between $100,000 and $250,000 a year.<p>The group is …

Retail rents: Who's paying the most?

For retailers, it's no longer as easy as giving the rubber stamp when a store's lease comes up for renewal. Instead, as they look to prune their …

eCommerce

The Bloomberg Job Skills Report: What Recruiters Really Want

The Bloomberg Recruiter Report: Job Skills Companies Want But Can’t Get<p>Business schools are supposed to produce graduates who have the abilities …

A Process for Empathetic Product Design

The discipline of product management is shifting from an external focus on the market, or an internal focus on technology, to an empathetic focus on people. While it’s not too difficult to rally people around this general idea, it can be hard at first to understand how to translate it into tactics. …

Taking advantage of mobile in the food retail, CPG spaces

eCommerce

Tesco to trim product offerings in a push to boost sales

Tesco

5 Tech Trends That Will Hit Every Retail Store By 2020

Showrooming—the practice of shoppers using retail stores to discover products they’d like to buy, then completing their purchases online where they can find better deals—is often cited as a concern of physical retailers. With an enticing mix of low prices, breadth of selection, and convenience, …

eCommerce

Farmers are banding together to form food hubs and compete against the big players

It may be late April, but Barry Thoele is only a few days from harvesting his first batch of romaine lettuce in central Minnesota. Using huge …

People Who Spend Money On Experiences Instead Of Things Are Much Happier

When it's payday and that direct deposit hits your account, you tend to swipe your card more in a day than your thumb swipes through Facebook, …

Do-it-yourself Girl Scout Cookies coming to Walmart, Target

Everyone loves Thin Mints and Do-si-dos, but you only get a chance to buy them from the Girl Scouts once a year.<p>That's about to change, as a new bake-it-yourself Girl Scout cookie oven heads to Wal-Mart (WMT), Target (TGT)and Toys "R" Us stores this summer.<p>For the first time in nearly a century, …

Dessert

Hy-Vee launches home grocery delivery, in-store pickup

Hy-Vee is moving ahead with a new facility that will house an e-commerce fulfillment center and a kitchen for its stores in the Kansas City market. …

eCommerce

Why the Amazon Dash Button Won't Go Anywhere

Push-button shopping is an idea whose time hasn't come<p>One of the promises of the Internet of Things is the automation of tasks that are a drudgery. <b>LG</b> …

A celiac economist on why ‘gluten free’ isn’t worth the price

Gluten-free. It’s among the hottest trends in food today. It competes with “non-GMO,” “local” and “organic” for mindshare among today’s …

Gluten-Free