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The 1 Company Culture Rule 99% of People Are Afraid to Follow but Should

Company culture is created by following this simple rule.<p>I believe we are experiencing a massive shift in how companies think about company culture.<p>Go back a few years, and it was all about novelties to draw top talent: big screen televisions, open work spaces, Ping-pong tables and baristas on …

Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened. - Vox

The Mars company has sponsored hundreds of scientific studies to show cocoa is good for you.<p>A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar.<p>Cadbury …

Buying Guide: Smart Luggage to Streamline Your Summer Travel | WIRED

• Author: Liz Stinson. Liz Stinson Gear<br>• Date of Publication: 07.04.17. 07.04.17<br>• Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>7 Smart Suitcases To Streamline Your …

Hotels, Feeling the Pinch of Airbnb, Promote Local Experiences

“Tourist” has become a dirty word in the hospitality business. The preferred word? Local.<p>Travelers can now sign up through hotels and tour operators for experiences arranged by locals. The latest to join the trend are Marriott International, which recently took a stake in PlacePass, the tour- and …

Canada Team Building Activities & Events

TeamBonding Canada delivers innovative team building activities to excite, unite and inspire. Original programming, event apps, a needs-assessment …

Why Corporate Culture Is Becoming Even More Important

Corporate culture has arguably always been important, but it’s only become a popular point of discussion in the past 20 years or so. To some, it’s become a buzzword, losing some of its meaning due to the overabundance of content and discussions surrounding it. However, I’d argue that corporate …

The Most Desirable Employee Benefits

In today’s hiring market, a generous benefits package is essential for attracting and retaining top talent. According to Glassdoor’s 2015 Employment Confidence Survey, about 60% of people report that benefits and perks are a major factor in considering whether to accept a job offer. The survey also …

Underdog Texans face big challenge on road against Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Houston Texans face an enormous challenge against the New England Patriots on Saturday night.<p>The Texans are 1-7 against …

NFL

Corporate Team Building Events, Activities and Games

Lights, Camera, Action! This movie-making team building activity enables participants to play to their strengths; in front of or behind the camera, …

Team Building

Ignore the haters — the new 'Ghostbusters' is a hilarious summer comedy in its own right

Sony Pictures<p>It's been hard to ignore the constant bashing the new all-female "Ghostbusters" has been getting since its first trailer came out. From …

Film Industry

Startup bank Mondo has to raise at least £15 million to get its banking licence

Mondo, which crowdfunded £1 million in just 96 seconds earlier this year, is in the process of applying for its full license and hopes to have a "restricted licence" within two or three months. This is a sort of probationary licence that allows Mondo to prove to regulators it is ready for a full …

FinTech

The Dinner

The 1 Powerful Rule That Will Revolutionize Your Email

We are focused on decreasing our emails, but we're avoiding another inbox problem altogether. Follow this simple rule instead.<p>Inbox Zero is a great, wonderful goal, where you have no emails sitting in your mailbox. It is also fairly unrealistic for an entrepreneur. How often do you have every deal, …

What Is Everbright?

Go Green Racing Charity Team Building | Corporate Charity Program

Participate in a team building activity that showcases the importance of recycling and alternative energy. Our charity program involves building …

Research shows you need these 5 things to be happy at work

With unemployment at the lowest it has been since 2008, you might be thinking about changing jobs. But what exactly would make you happier at work? …

10 Reasons to Focus Your Workforce on Value of Teamwork

123RF Stock Photo<p><i>“There’s no ‘I’ in team, but there is in win.”</i> — <b>Michael Jordan</b>, retired American basketball star.<p>Those of us who gravitate toward …

Why We Laugh—or Do We?

(LET’S GET THIS THING SETTLED, MR. EASTMAN)<p>In order to laugh at something, it is necessary (1) to know <i>what</i> you are laughing at, (2) to know <i>why</i> you are laughing, (3) to ask some people why <i>they</i> think you are laughing, (4) to jot down a few notes, (5) to laugh. Even then, the thing may not be cleared …

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Drew Tarvin Funny Stand-Up Set

Get To Know Your Team | 5 Team Building Activities For Work

Team Building

The Magical Porta Potty

Graffiti Artist’s Unique BMW X6 Paint Job Reveals Images of Marvel’s Hulk When Hot Water Is Poured on It

German graffiti artist Rene Turrek recently applied a unique paint job on a BMX X6 “sports activity coupe” that reveals images of Marvel‘s Hulk when …

5 Reasons Why Play Needs to Be a Part of a Happy Life

Last summer Thom and I rented a condo in Rosarito, Mexico. For a month we enjoyed the temperate climate, mixed up our routine, spent time outdoors, and hung out with new and old friends. It was fun -- pure and simple. And while playing and having fun might seem to be frivolous and extravagant in …

Happiness

Make Presentations Engaging and Memorable with the "1, 2... 4! Rule"

A good presentation is like a good joke. You don’t want the whole thing to be too predictable or it loses all of its power. Keeping the “1, 2... 4! …

How the Navy SEALs Train for Leadership Excellence

Almost every world-class, high-performance organization takes training and education seriously. But Navy SEALs go uncomfortably beyond. They’re obsessive and obsessed. They are arguably the best in the world at what they do. Their dedication to relentless training and intensive preparation, …

Here’s Where Grandmas Get Graffiti Lessons–And Demonstrate Mad Street-Art Skillz

There’s a roving gang of grannies and grandpas posting up some of the illest graffiti the streets of Lisbon, Portugal, have ever seen. The fact that that sentence exists is amazing enough, but the reason why is so much better.<p>LATA 65 (“lata” means “can” or “tin” in Portuguese) is a nonprofit …

How To Design An Office For Maximizing Employee Happiness

From color and textile to closed doors, here are the strategies for encouraging flexibility and productivity.<p>You might think the proliferation of wearables and apps to analyze and optimize our every move, along with the $6 billion spent on workplace wellness initiatives, would mean that every …

Healthy Employees Are Happy Employees

<b>SAS Health Care Center Pharmacy, SAS World Headquarters (Cary, NC)</b><p><i>article by Gale Adcock RN, FNP -- SAS Chief Health Officer</i><p>On Tuesday, I parked my car in the SAS Health Care Center lot and before I even made it to my office door I already received three reminders of why it's so great to work at …

What Steve Jobs Taught Us About Holding Effective Meetings

Holding effective meetings ensures that our shared passion inspires our entire team to help us turn the vision into reality.<p>Much has been written about Steve Jobs. He paved a path that most entrepreneurs aspire to replicate in their own unique way. There are many fascinating aspects to the man, the …

Worry too much? Don't fret as it's a sign of high intelligence, study finds

They are mocked for their frequent fretting but worriers may have the last laugh.<p>Research suggests that being a worrier is a sign of high …