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Why Do Employees Quit Their Managers? Here's the No. 1 Reason in a Short Sentence | Inc.com

If I were to sit down at a coffee shop with leadership gurus John C. Maxwell, Ken Blanchard, and Simon Sinek--who have collectively sold a gazillion best-selling leadership books--and ask them this question, do you know what they would tell me?<p><i>Gentlemen, give me the bottom line, once and for all:</i> …

Employment

72 CEOs on How to Increase Your Entrepreneur Quotient (in 140 Characters) | Inc.com

Ask any number of CEOs how to succeed in business and you'll get an equal number of insights and great advice. But upon further review, the 72 answers I got back could be boiled down to 10 categories of behaviors.<p>To up your Entrepreneur Quotient, compare your skill level with the 140-character CEO …

Leadership

How The Most Successful Presenters Pitch Their Ideas

It’s not enough to simply deliver a message. I’m flattered when I get glowing feedback from the audience after a talk. When I deliver a keynote address, I know I need to inspire, entertain, educate and engage the audience. My keynote address is only successful if the audience gets new ideas, can …

Public Speaking

Best diabetes apps of 2017

Rates of diabetes may be higher than ever, but there are many apps that can help people with diabetes manage their condition.<p>According to research …

The Best Backpacking Camp Chairs of 2017

<b>Updated August 2017</b><br>With plenty of summertime adventures left, the season of relaxation is upon us. Whether you're a seasoned thru-hiker who cuts tags …

When My Employees Ask Me for a Raise, I Always Tell Them This | Inc.com

Startups often house a recognizable cast of characters.<p>In my current version, I play the part of the seasoned veteran. Even though, and don't tell my people this, I don't really have it figured out either.<p>I'm the CEO. And, as many startups do, we carry a bench of 20-somethings, 30-somethings, and …

Startups

How Taking Five Months Off To Hike The Pacific Crest Trail Made Me Better At My Job

How to go off grid and still successfully come back to your career.<p>Elizabeth Schwartz wants to make it very clear that she didn’t decide to hike the entire Pacific Crest Trail because of Cheryl Strayed’s memoir <i>Wild</i>. “My motivation was very different,” says Schwartz. “I wasn’t looking to find myself …

Sabbaticals

10 Foods to Meal Prep On Sunday | Men's Health

10 Foods to Prep On Sunday So Your Meals Are a Breeze All Week<p>A little planning (and chopping) will set you up for healthy eating success<p>Getty Images<p>Who has time to make lunch every morning before work, or a balanced wholesome dinner from scratch every night? Cooking takes times, so many of us end …

The Science Behind the Power of Storytelling

The “Nigerian Prince” Email Scams and the Power of Storytelling<p>Last August, Interpol arrested a 40-year-old Nigerian con artist, known only as …

Looking For A Tent That Doesn't Get Hot Inside At Festivals?

No need to roast in your tent any longer. Introducing the No Bake Tent<p>214<p>SHARES<p>Desert festivals are great - sweating inside your tent like a …

Festivals

11 Sleeping Pads for Catching More Zzz's While Camping

These are the best sleeping pads for car camping and backpacking that will make it easy to get a good night's rest.<p>A solid sleeping pad is an investment, as a good night's rest is that much more important when loading your days full of hiking, fishing, or wandering. Backpackers value lighter pads …

Backpacking

<em>Outside</em> Presents the 2016 Summer Gear Buyers Guide

Just in case you still need some help selecting the best gear for your summer outdoor adventures, <i>Outside</i> magazine has released its 2016 Summer Buyers …

Mountain Biking

VIDEO: What You Eat Changes How You Think

Watch to learn how diet affects the brain.<p>It's no secret that what you eat affects your body. But as a new video produced by TED-Ed points out, diet …

The Brain

The most powerful protein shake ingredients you're not using

1. Ginger<p>I can’t confirm whether Confucius had a six-pack (or suffered from a chronically queasy tummy),
 but legend has it the Chinese philosopher …

5 Incredible Gadgets That'll Take Your Barbecue to the Next Level

Cool tech innovations aren't just for the office.<p>BBQ season is now in full swing, and with the July 4th holiday nearly upon us, many grill masters are gearing up for their biggest and best cookouts of the summer.<p>For your holiday blowout, you could just opt for the traditional grill and tongs setup, …

BBQ

10 Ways to Quit Feeding Cancer Cells and Prevent Cancer

How to prevent cancer cells naturally<p>We all know that cancer cells are altered cells. But did you know that they can only flourish in a specific …

Remember Everything with Evernote: 30+ of the Best Tips and Tricks

You just had a brilliant idea, discovered a great article, or have been put in charge of your team's meeting notes. You need a place to save it all. …

Productivity

<em>Outside</em> Presents Gear of the Year for Summer 2016

With the warm summer months now upon us it is time for everyone to head outside and hit the trail, go camping, climbing, cycling, or take part in …

Mountain Biking

How Running Your Meetings Differently Can Transform Your Culture

Meetings. Some are dreaded, others are valuable. Make sure your meetings are productive and a good use of time. Your culture will thank you for it.<p><i>By Bob Pothier, director for Partners in Leadership and a former GE exec who works with leaders to create greater accountability across the work force</i> …

Time Management

People are falling in love with a simple productivity system that just uses pen and paper

I’m one of those people who is constantly testing out new productivity apps in the hopes that <i>this</i> is the technology that will transform my life for good. Each new app promises to make me more efficient than the last.<p>But I’ve never been able to find a method that quite beats the flexibility and …

Productivity

How to Grill Ribs Perfectly Every Time - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs in New</i> …

BBQ

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce, we are always working on our sauces and we receive an unbelievable number of requests for sauces. We put our …

BBQ

The Fascinating Thing That Storytelling Does to Your Brain

A well-told tale causes fascinating changes in brain chemistry.<p>Here's a little piece of personal trivia for you -- my husband is a screenwriter. So around our house there's no shortage of talk about storytelling structure, and the bookcase is full of titles on the topic like Joseph Campbell's …

The Brain

19 Ridiculously Funny Church Signs

"Stop drop and roll won't work in hell."

11 Tricks Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and Other Famous Execs Use to Run Meetings

Advertisement<p>Musk has incredibly high standards. He has a reputation for firing people if they miss a deadline. So if you’re meeting with him at …

Steve Jobs

Funniest Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy. Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter for more!<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Cute Kid Notes

Parenting

5 good reasons to think Jesus never existed

A growing number of scholars are openly questioning or actively arguing against Jesus’ historicity<p>Most antiquities scholars think that the New Testament gospels are “mythologized history.” In other words, they think that around the start of the first century a controversial Jewish rabbi named …

Theology