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3 Ways to Make Sure Your Next Virtual Meeting Runs Smoothly

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When done right, virtual video meetings — specifically Google Hangouts — can bring distant teams together, make sure everyone is on the same page, and allow everyone to be involved without the dim conference room atmosphere (who doesn't love chilling out on the couch for a meet

The Top 5 Leadership Stories, June 23-27

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Who doesn't like to navel gaze just a little bit?   At the very least it's become one of society's favorite pastimes to examine the habits, traits, tricks, and mistakes that make people who they are, and this week was no different.

Rethinking cost-cutting

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Companies may be diverting money away from strategically important projects by cutting costs indiscriminately, warns a survey Strategy&, a member of the PwC network of firms. Low-priority initiatives get too much funding, according to Fit for Growth index, a survey of more than 500 compani

The 2 Most Important Hours of Every Entrepreneur’s Day

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Entrepreneurs know time is valuable, which is why they try to spend every waking minute pumping energy into their business. But be careful! If you’re not using your time wisely, you could soon see stocks soar in Chaos Inc. Taking a more focused approach to time allows you to embrace innovat

5 Minute Rule; Power Tools for Dads; Worst Question; Never Eat Alone

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"...keeping you great" HEADLINES: I've come to believe that connecting is one of the most important business - and life - skill sets you'll ever learn. Why? Because, flat out, people do business with people they know and like.

3 Ways Small Businesses Thump Big Businesses

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For small business owners, trying to compete with big business is like trying to fight your way to the front of a mosh pit. Going head-on just won’t work. That kind of pushing and shoving can lead to an elbow to the head, courtesy of Chaos Inc.!