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6 smart hacks, 10 great articles, and 3 entertaining TV clips.

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MY 6 FAVORITE PRODUCTIVITY TIPS Like many of you, I’m somewhat obsessed with productivity hacks — small steps I can take to work smarter, faster, and better. Alas, most hacks (like most houseguests) are appealing only for a few days. But some tricks manage to endure.  Here are

10 Warning Signs of a Weak Culture of Quality

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Research presented in a recent study from , in association with ASQ, “Culture of Quality: Accelerating Growth and Performance in the Enterprise,” shows clearly that instilling and maintaining a true culture of quality helps an organization attain its quality goals, while the lack of s
From: nytimes.com By BRUCE GRIERSON
Recommended by: Balaji Pasumarthy
A placebo works even if you know that it is a placebo. This is a fascinating article on the power of mindsets on health. The article talks about various experiments done by researcher Ellen Langer a psychologist.  
One day in the fall of 1981, eight men in their 70s stepped out of a van in front of a converted monastery in New Hampshire. They shuffled forward, a few of them arthritically

The Key to Happiness in Life…and Business

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The most important action I took toward my own increased success and happiness was cleanly severing ties with the negative people in my life. Then I ask myself, “Am I the kind of person and partner that I want to be for

Free Download - How Great Entrepreneurs Think: Top Strategies for Making Money

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Being an entrepreneur is hard, but the reward that comes from being successful is true freedom. It is freedom to do what you want, when you want, with whom you want, all while making money for yourself. In order for your business to be successful, you have to make money. Click for Free Download a

7 resources to help you land your dream job

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Maybe your dream career is to become Michael Bolton's backup singer — or perhaps it's to rise to the C-Suite level of a Fortune 500 company or work for a startup, wearing multiple hats and becoming a Jack-of-All-Trades.   Whatever your lofty aspirations, someone

How to Create a Movement and Explode Your Brand with Content Marketing: A Case Study

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There is a reality to this thing called content marketing that is inescapable: Content Marketing is NOT a “tip your toes in the water” approach to business. Nope, not at all. The fact is, those companies that manage to turn content marketing from a “program” (a forced set

Steve Ballmer Wins Clippers Bidding War With $2 Billion Offer, Report Says

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Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has won an out-of-control bidding war for the Los Angeles Clippers with a $2 billion offer — nearly four times the previous high price for an NBA team — according to a Thursday Los Angeles Times report.   But don't celebrate t

3 Small Business Exit Strategies

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Ever wonder what you’ll do when it’s time to move on from your small business? Plenty of entrepreneurs ignore the idea because they either feel too trapped or too overwhelmed. That outlook not only makes for a chaotic future, but also keeps you from creating real value in your small b

The Most Popular Blog Posts of the Year (so far…)

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Here are the Six Most Popular Service Blog Posts of the year (so far). Each provides content and context with tools and tips you can apply right away. Take these now and share them with the leaders in your organization. The post The Most Popular Blog Posts of the Year (so far…) appeared fi