Leadership

Creative ways to drive website traffic

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The hope of every business is to increase the number of visitors who come to their website. In most cases, the more traffic your business website gets, the more sales, inquiries, money and exposure they get. However, just because someone comes to your website, it doesn’t mean they will

Bold Approaches for Successfully Retaining Every Innovator, Part 2 of 2

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A retention toolkit for innovators As the economy picks up and unemployment rates continue to drop, I can forecast with a good deal of certainty that the turnover rates among all employees will increase. The value of and the demand for innovators will increase even more rapidly. In addition, inno

Are meetings a force for good?: Some questions for the authors of The Org

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There’s lots to dislike about the modern workplace. Dunderheaded managers. Snarls of bureaucracy. And all those endless meetings. But Ray Fisman and Tim Sullivan say all those threats to our sanity might actually be helpful — the equivalent of sheep in wolves’ clothing. In their

My 12 High-impact Interview Questions for Top Candidates

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If you’re not getting exceptional hires, it may be because your traditional interview process is simply not designed to excite them. Instead of dwelling on the past, a superior alternative is to ask them to solve real problems, and to demonstrate that they are forward-looking and that they

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam - Dreams and Vision

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His Excellency, The President of India Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam talks about technology and taking the nation forward.... Societal transformation and explicit knowledge Economic growth for India is fundamentally tied to societal transformation in the knowledge products and service sector.
From: forbes.com
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 By: Jessica Hagy
What could prevent you from being happier or greatness? YOU. This article from Jessica Hagy in Forbes is a very simple but impactful article on implimentable steps to achieve Happiness and Greatness. As Jack Canfield puts in his book called "Success Principles" owning 100% responsibility is a key factor.. You can access the same here
The Six Enemies of Greatness (and

We can learn a lot from the Easter Bunny

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What's not to love about a cheerful fellow who arrives with chocolate heralding the arrival of spring after a long cold winter?
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 By: SUSAN DOMINUS
Is Giving Good? Do Givers really Gain? While there are a lot of stories about how Givers Gain, there is very little research and academic validation for it. Adam Grant Professor at Wharton however has done some excellent research on this and this article from the New York Times highlights some of it. I enjoyed reading it, Giving is good for you.
Just after noon on a Wednesday in

Seven Leadership Lessons from Great Basketball Coaches

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The first thing I remember purchasing with my own money that I earned was a basketball. As a boy, when I wasn’t in class, often I was shooting baskets.
Recommended by: Balaji Pasumarthy
Inspiring... it is not about money. Ikea founder Mr.Kamprad is worth more than $18 Billion, yet lives a frugal life. Does not flaunt wealth and looks at every oppotunity to save. Inspiring story of what  the billionaire values.Self-made man: Ingvar Kamprad with wife Margaretha  In his faded coat, tinted prescription glasses and scuffed shoes, he looks like just another