Renergetics Subramanian Narayan

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12 Simple Tweaks to Your Day That Will Give You Extra Hours in the Week

Feeling crunched on time? These tips will help boost your productivity and free you up to take on new tasks.<p>Sometimes it feels like there aren’t enough hours in a day to get everything done. However, you’d be surprised how a few quick changes to your routine can make all the difference.<p>While there …

Time Management

Serotonin enhances learning, not just mood

The neurotransmitter serotonin is linked to the control of mood, though it also helps to regulate various other functions, such as sleep and sexual …

The Top Sales Books in 2017

Looking for expert advice across the areas of sales strategy, personal development and motivation? Whether you’re a relative rookie when it comes to …

Want to Increase Your Presence? Start by Telling One of These Stories

Here's how to grow your influence, boost your impression and make a powerful impact.<p>Leading business schools, from Stanford to Wharton, teach storytelling as a business communication strategy. The ability to tell an engaging, compelling, and persuasive story is a hallmark of effective leadership …

Warren Buffett’s “2 List” Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and Master Your Priorities

This column is authored by James Clear, Author & Researcher With wellThe post Warren Buffett’s “2 List” Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and …

Self-improvement

Cognitive Psychologists Say Overcoming This One Bias Leads to Public Speaking Success

People who excel at giving presentations or public speaking take specific steps to improve.<p>A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gave us a glimpse into how successful leaders think. His advice: "Don't be a know-it-all; be a learn-it-all."<p>Cognitive psychologists are finding that there's …

How To Manufacture More Time In Your Day

Some people know how to make the most of every minute, while the rest of us lament that there’s not enough hours in the day. The key could be as simple as knowing what you’re working with. Here’s how to take control of the time you’re given.<p>You know the type: A colleague constantly delivers at …

3 Ways to Have a Bigger Impact in Your Personal and Professional Life

Oh, and these strategies also minimize stress, which is no small thing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In my travels all over the world, speaking to different organizations of all sizes, there are two common questions that I always seem to receive at some point before …

Self-improvement

Make Learning a Lifelong Habit

I recently worked my way through Edmund Morris’s first two Teddy Roosevelt biographies, <i>The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt</i> and <i>Theodore Rex</i>. Roosevelt wasn’t without flaws, but he was by nearly all accounts fascinating and intellectually voracious. He published his first book, <i>The Naval War of 1812</i>, at 23 …

It's Time to Stop Talking About EQ, Because It Doesn't Actually Exist

It's crooked psychology, according to this professor.<p><i>What is more beneficial in life; a high EQ or IQ? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Jordan B Peterson, psychology professor at the</b> …

The Best Way to Make Better Decisions:

Decisions come our way every day, and we have to know in advance how good decisions are actually made. A constant theme in my posts is that awareness …

Let Your Workers Rebel

Throughout our careers, we are taught to conform — to the status quo, to the opinions and behaviors of others, and to information that supports our views. The pressure only grows as we climb the organizational ladder. By the time we reach high-level positions, conformity has been so hammered into …

Is Heroic Leadership a Thing of the Past?

The idea of heroic leadership has become something of a dinosaur in recent thinking. When people attack this notion, they have in mind senior executives who think they have all the answers, who take all the credit and who call the shots without consulting colleagues. This is a rather self-centred, …

The Problem with Heroic Leaders

Are you a what I refer to as a “hero leader?” Do you like to swoop-in and save the day? Do you see yourself as the white knight who can solve any problem or challenge? If you do, you have what I refer to as ”hero leader syndrome.” Any leader’s belief that he or she can do everything better than …

Best Business Books 2016: Talent & Leadership

The rising quantity of data and scientific studies on leadership doesn't seem to have improved the quality of leadership in the real world. So it's …

Leadership

Why Your Biggest Strength Might Also Be Your Biggest Weakness

Learn the 5 powerful behaviors of a Multiplier to unlock your true potential and maximize your employees' strengths.<p>There's no question that most business leaders are usually highly intelligent. But what if the very thing propelling you forward in the beginning was, in reality, now the one thing …

6 Uncommon Virtues That Make Great Leaders a Rare Breed

There are a lot of ordinary companies run by average leaders. And then there are rare breeds, extraordinary visionaries who set the world on fire.<p>Six months ago, my co-founder Ashleigh Hansberger and I gave a lecture to a full house of next-gen entrepreneurs. During the Q&A, a spry young woman in …

This One Simple Technique Will Stoke Your Creativity Every Day

Mindfulness isn’t only a meditation technique, it’s a way to observe the minutiae of daily life to unlock creativity.<p>One key to innovation is creativity–and organizations spend a great deal of time looking at how to promote and foster it both in and out of the office.<p>It’s no wonder. Fifty-eight …

What Is The Real Evidence For Cold Calling Effectiveness?

Over the past little while I have seen a battle brewing between those who say cold calling is dead and those who claim it is alive and well (and that …

Psychiatrists use an old trick to get people to trust them with their secrets — and it works just as well in business

And yet one of the best nuggets in " Friend and Foe ," a 2015 book by the psychologists Maurice Schweitzer and Adam Galinsky, debunks that idea, instead suggesting that there's a somewhat scientific formula to gaining people's trust quickly .<p>It's less creepy than it might sound. The key is simply …

Psychiatry

The 4 secrets to remarkable focus

Have you said any of these recently?<p><i>I get distracted and procrastinate.</i><p><i>I make plans but I don't follow through on them.</i><p><i>I get things done… but not the</i> …

Want to Make a Real Difference in Someone's Life? Follow the 1-Minute Rule

Often, the best advice is short and to the point.<p>Imagine a friend comes to you for advice. He's struggling. She feels hopeless. He wants advice. You only have a minute to make a difference, because prattling on never works. As with any powerful message, short and sweet is the key: the best advice …

Motivation

13 things mentally strong people don't do

In her book " 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do ," Amy Morin writes that developing mental strength is a "three-pronged approach." It's about controlling your thoughts, behaviors, and emotions.<p>Read on for Morin's list of 13 things mentally strong people avoid at all costs.<p><i>This is an update</i> …

Self-help

The 30 Elements of Consumer Value: A Hierarchy

When customers evaluate a product or service, they weigh its perceived value against the asking price. Marketers have generally focused much of their time and energy on managing the price side of that equation, since raising prices can immediately boost profits. But that’s the easy part: Pricing …

Customer Experience

7 Free Tools That Will Make You Insanely Productive at Work

Once you start using these seven game-changing digital tools, you'll wonder how you got through your workday without them.<p>With the exception of the one day each year when we turn our clocks back, no one has figured out how to add more hours to the day. Until that discovery is made, the best we can …

9 Powerful Steps to Storytelling in Business - Brought to Life

9 Powerful Steps to Storytelling in Business – Brought to Life<p>Jan 11, 2015 By Maurice Decastro In Advice<p>Storytelling may feel like something that you …

Science Finally Confirms That People Absorb Energy From Others

<b>A biological research team at Bielefeld University has made a groundbreaking discovery showing that plants can draw an alternative source of energy</b> …

Elevate your Agile with Design Thinking

Agile and Design Thinking are complementary. Design Thinking is a human-centred approach to defining and solving problems, which encourages …

Design

The Beginner’s Guide To Scrum And Agile Project Management

What can help you build a car, save your marriage, code software, write a book, or even renovate a house?A whiteboard and a pad of sticky notes (the …

Project Management