C Norman Wood

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4 Things the New Leader of an Organization Should Do Right Away

Earning the trust and loyalty of an entire organization is a challenge, but there are things an incoming leader can do to hit the ground running and earn support.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective …

Leadership

Irish history coming alive – online

National Library digitises some 400,000 parish records, TCD donates items on first World War to Google Cultural Institute, and Little Museum of …

Genealogy

Another Study Confirms The Beauty Of The Mediterranean Diet. So Why Are We Not All On It Already?

If we didn’t quite believe that the Mediterranean diet was one of the best for heart health – not to mention a slew of other areas of health, and longevity – a new study offers even more evidence. People in Greece who adhered strongly to the diet had almost half the risk of developing heart disease …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

The best sleeping aid apps for iPhone

If you are having sleeping at night, and are looking for an app to help you get some shuteye, then check out our list of the best sleeping aid apps …

64-bit iPhone apps coming February 1

If you are an Apple developer you’d better make sure that starting February 1, your apps submitted to the Apple App Store include 64-bit support and …

Top 10 Essential iPhone 6 Apps

<b>For an updated list, check out the video above.</b><p>Attempting to get to grips with the sheer volume of apps on Apple's iOS App store can be bewildering at best. Fortunately I’ve been putting together guides that break down the essential and latest apps available on both iOS and Android. You can read my …

13 Practical Leadership Tips from 10 Years of Managing People

In this post, I’ll share 13 actionable leadership tips to help you motivate, connect with, and inspire your team.<p><b>“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy</b><p><b>Compassion first</b><p>A high performer, who typically delivers excellent work, misses a deadline. It’s completely …

How To Master The Fine Art Of Small Talk

Move beyond the weather to make small talk less painful and more productive. Here are five things that great conversationalists know.<p>Small talk gets a bad reputation. To avoid this allegedly meaningless drivel, people skip networking events. Or, almost as bad, they attend, but talk to the three …

Biographies

Top 100 Genealogy Websites of 2015 (page 2)

FindMyPast: Initial 6 million pages of British Library newspapers available now

<b>250 Years of British Newspapers Make Headlines on findmypast.com</b><p><i>Collection includes more than 6 million pages with original images</i><p><b>LOS ANGELES (Feb.</b> …

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Discovering New Genealogical and Family History Resources at Conferences

When attending conferences I am always amazed by the new offerings from vendors throughout an exhibitors hall. Ingenuity abounds on each isle and it …

FamilySearch Indexing Update – Who will index or arbitrate the billionth record?

<b>The following is from FamilySearch:</b><p>Since the launch of FamilySearch indexing in September of 2006, over 984 million records have been indexed and …