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How Toxic Is Your Company Exactly? Pretty Toxic if You Experience These 6 Things Daily | Inc.com

Ever feel like you're walking on egg shells at work? Your opinions don't matter, you're afraid of making mistakes, and the culture is one of fear and intimidation.<p>Most likely, if you're coming home complaining to your spouse about work almost daily, and you're beginning to feel physical symptoms of …

The Workplace

Many Strategies Fail Because They’re Not Actually Strategies

Many strategy execution processes fail because the firm does not have something worth executing.<p>The strategy consultants come in, do their work, and document the new strategy in a PowerPoint presentation and a weighty report. Town hall meetings are organized, employees are told to change their …

Management

Why I Bought More Bitcoin At $10,000

A cautious investor buys Bitcoin.<p>Using Honeywell as a proxy and comparing returns from a portfolio perspective.<p>Bitcoin can do better than a 11.5% …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin's 6 biggest risks

Historically speaking, few, if any, asset classes have outperformed the stock market over the long term. Including dividend reinvestment and inflation, the stock market has returned an average of 7% annually. It has run circles around other assets like gold, bonds, oil, and even home prices.<p>But …

Cryptocurrency

3 Catastrophic Events Could Sink Bitcoin

After surpassing the $11,000 mark yesterday, Bitcoin has dropped by nearly 20% and is now trading at around $9,524.88.<p>Bitcoin investors should beware …

This is one of the best responses to Jamie Dimon calling bitcoin a fraud that we have heard so far

Ari Paul, CIO of cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital, talks with Business Insider executive editor Sara Silverstein about why he thinks Jamie Dimon called bitcoin a fraud. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Sara Silverstein:</b> Jamie Dimon recently called bitcoin a fraud. What is your …

Bitcoin: is it a bubble waiting to burst or a good investment?

Disciples of the cryptocurrency plan to hold on for dear life but traditional finance is getting twitchy<p>Bitcoin is the fastest-growing asset in the world this year, but the virtual currency does not appear to have many users in London’s tech district. It has been more than a month since bitcoin was …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Futures Are a Bet That Digital Money Will Take Over the World

Offering bitcoin futures was a response to user demand and a reflection of the belief that digital currencies will grow worldwide in the decades to …

Ten Things I Now Know About Bitcoin, And You Should Too

Bloomberg | Quint is a multiplatform, Indian business and financial news company. We combine Bloomberg’s global leadership in business and financial …

Bitcoin: Seven questions you were too embarrassed to ask

We're resurfacing this explainer to shed some light on the recent bitcoin drop.<p>This explainer originally ran in early December. With continued high …

Bitcoin

Ethereum vs Bitcoin: Could Ethereum Overtake Bitcoin Once Cryptocurrency Hits Wall Street?

<b>Bitcoin has exploded in value over the last year, making gains of around 1000%. While Bitcoin has dominated the headlines, Ethereum has posted even</b> …

Change Your Leaders To Change Your Culture

How would you describe the culture of your organization? Some might say, “It’s the smell of the place,” or, “It’s how things are done around here.” Research done on culture and organizational performance by Kotter and Heskett defines culture as “…gained knowledge, explanations, values, beliefs, …

Leadership

The 20/80 Rule, Integrity, and the Opposite of the 80/20 Rule | Inc.com

Leadership means people watch you--not to what you <i>want</i> to say or do, or <i>mean</i> to, but what you <i>actually</i> say and do.<p>Attention to detail counts.<p>Not sometimes, but always. What Vince Lombardi said about winning applies to leadership:<p>Leading is not a sometime thing; it's an all the time thing. You don't …

Leadership

How Can You Tell If Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Famous Study Narrows It Down to 1 Rare Trait | Inc.com

In Jim Collins' landmark book <i>Good to Great (</i>published in 2001)<i>,</i> his research team spent five years examining 1,435 "good" companies and discovered 11 unique companies from that bunch that transformed themselves into "great" companies, outperforming, at the time, the S&P 500.<p>Their secret formula? …

Leadership