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40 Hard Things You Need to Hear

I’m sitting here on the tenth anniversary of a dear friend’s passing, thinking about the last conversation I had with her. With a soft, weak voice …

Sitting

6 Travel Apps That Industry Experts Swear By to Save Money

Industry experts swear by them<p>The last thing anyone wants to do is spend more money than necessary when planning a vacation. But luckily, there are …

Apps

Seven Ways Not To Be A Resentful, Ungrateful, Entitled Turd

<i>“We always may be what we might have been.” ~ Adelaide Anne Procter</i><p><b>“I spend so much time and energy complaining and blaming – I mean, a lot of time and energy. It’s hard for me to imagine that it’s much fun for others to be around me. If anything does not go my way, I stew about it, find fault,</b> …

This One Trait Is The Difference Between A Good Hire And A Great Hire | Inc.com

If you ask business leaders what they think are the most important things to look for when hiring someone, you'll get a lot of answers. When I work with companies, I often hear things like "takes initiative", "works well on a team", "great problem solver", "knows the business", "brings experience", …

Human Resources

How to Take Better Photos on Your Phone

Dear friend, First of all, realize the phone is a “real” camera. Ignore anyone who tells you otherwise. 1. Simple background The best way to make …

Mobile Photography

Katy Perry Sharing Super Bowl Advice With Lady Gaga Before Halftime Show

Katy Perry knows a thing or two about putting on an epic Super Bowl halftime show and she’s passing on her extensive knowledge to the great Lady Gaga …

Music

Manchester bomber's brother in Libya 'knew he was planning attack'

The younger brother of Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi reportedly knew he was planning an attack in Manchester weeks ago.<p>Hashim Abedi, 18, was arrested in the Libyan capital Tripoli, along with their father Ramadan Abedi. Another son, 23-year-old Ismail, was arrested in Manchester on Tuesday.<p>…

Rethinking What Really Matters: The Four Most Important Things in Life

<b>“Life is short. Focus on what matters and let go of what doesn’t.” ~Unknown</b><p>Our most precious commodities are not our smartphones, 3D TVs, brand new …

Positive Thinking

10 Ways To Write Better Social Media Content

Did you know there is a right way and a wrong way to “do” social media for your business? Most of the time, it actually comes down to the content …

Public Relations

20 unique employee perks that go beyond unlimited vacation and work-from-home Fridays

Work-from-home Fridays? Par for the course.<p>Ping-pong table? So 2008.<p>There's no doubt that companies have increased their focus on benefits and perks (and with 57% of job seekers counting them among their top considerations before taking a new job, it's no wonder), but in their efforts to outpace …

AI Recruiting Software | A Virtual Assistant for Recruiters

Hire Ideal, a virtual assistant for your recruiters!<p>Optimize your recruiting using Artificial Intelligence. Use Ideal's A.I. and chatbot technology …

Artificial Intelligence

Demystifying People Analytics – Part 4: Examples of People Analytics Projects

Previously in the ‘Demystifying People Analytics’ series I’ve written about where the team should sit (Part I), the skills and capabilities required …

Greg Rutherford fears ‘arms will be twisted’ to allow Russians to compete at Rio 2016

Greg Rutherford expects Russia’s track and field stars to be back in time for the Olympics because “political arms will be twisted and palms greased” to allow them to compete in Rio.<p>The reigning Olympic and world long jump champion believes that Russian athletes should be barred from the Games …

International Olympic Committee

Working With a Narcissist? Try These 4 Tips to Stay Sane

You can maintain your integrity and get great things done together.<p>Working for a narcissist is certainly never dull. Defined by their extremely inflated sense of self, many narcissists do make great business leaders (albeit frustrating ones), because they are confident and good at persuading others …

Porsche hits the bullseye

The Porsche Boxster has long been the archetypal sports car, says Chris Knapman in The Daily Telegraph. It has a soft top, two seats and sends its …

Fuel Efficiency

10 Amazing Animated Promo Videos | Inc.com

Who better to share a few picks for the best animated promo videos than a guy who does that for a living? Anil Kumar runs MyPromoVideos and recently told me about several amazing animated videos that tie in nicely with my previous piece about non-animated videos. Here, he adds a comment in quotes …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Why Flexible Workplaces Are Good for Business | Inc.com

News that Yahoo will begin requiring employees to come to the office five days a week has sparked a heated debate over workplace flexibility. Now Best Buy has entered the fray, announcing this week that it would end its workplace flexibility program, known as the Results-Only Work Environment, or …

The Workplace

Share and Discover Knowledge on LinkedIn SlideShare

Discover. Share. Learn.<p>Share what you know and love through presentations, infographics, documents and more<p>Top 5 Stories in Design and Visualization - Apr. 9th, 2018<p>48,120 views<p>48,120 views<p>What is Artificial Intelligence | Artificial Intelligence Tutorial For Beginners | Edureka<p>574,596 views<p>574,596 …

Infographics

36 Ideas To Grow From Good To Great Content Marketing

36 Ideas To Grow From Good To Great Content Marketing<p>In our Content Marketing Master Class, the first exercise is<p>to develop two ideas. The first is an idea to change or evolve something that you’re already doing into something that would be made better with a Content Marketing Approach.<p>The second …

Marketing

The Big Lesson from Twelve Good Decisions

How is it that managers facing high-stakes decisions, despite all the resources and knowledge available to them, often make them so poorly? In large part, it’s because their whole perspective on decision-making is wrong. Managers think of major decisions as choices they must make in order for the …

You Can’t Be a Wimp—Make the Tough Calls

Photography: Jared Leeds<p>As one of the world’s preeminent advisers to CEOs and boards, Ram Charan has spent the past 35 years on the road, watching hundreds of executives deal with their toughest challenges. He regularly shares the insights from his experiences in speeches and the classroom and is …

6 Biggest Mistakes Brands Make on YouTube

In the beginning, YouTube was a playground for amateurs to post home movies, webcam confessionals and videos of cats chasing string. And it was …

Flipboard For Corporate Teams

Inside Flipboard / October 1, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series, we explore how corporate teams can use Flipboard to keep up with company …

Announcing the Winners of the "Best Idea" Contest

Most good ideas have a good story about how they were created, and good ideas can come from anywhere: while traveling the world, during a college …