Here Are Five Ways to Redefine Success Through Ancient Martial Art
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:41:00 -0400
Burned out and stressed out? Through the ancient Japanese martial art of kyudo, this executive discovered serenity and success in becoming one with the target and dismissing an all-or-nothing, hit-or-miss mentality. Here's how you can leverage it, too.
Three Key Ingredients To The Buffalo Bills Shocking Upset Win
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:54:00 -0400
Wait, the Buffalo Bills were in chaos. They were supposed to be losers. A few things changed that.
Hard-Earned Lessons From Former Giphy Studios CEO's Career
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:35:00 -0400
Samantha Scharff has been at the forefront of the digital content industry. Here are some lessons she learned after working at companies such as Giphy Studios, Maker Studios and SNL.
When You Can't Find The Right Networking Group, Start One Of Your Own
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:31:00 -0400
It's never been easier to join a networking group, there are so many of them around. However, finding one that ticks all of your boxes isn't always that simple, and for some entrepreneurs the solution has been to start a group of their own.
Why Your Company Should Embrace Co-Creation
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:27:00 -0400
The future of innovation is undoubtedly collaborative, and LEGO probably best exemplifies the power of co-creation. Oriol Iglesias, an ESADE Business School lecturer, explains how co-creation can bring great value to any company.
Environmental Conservation And Corporate Governance At The Forefront Of Nordic Investment Trends
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:52:00 -0400
An interview with Niklas Ekvall, CEO of AP4, a Swedish public pension fund with assets of $40 billion which pioneered portfolio decarbonization in 2012.
Grads of Life BrandVoice: How A CSR Pilot Program Became A Key Business Imperative At Tyson Foods
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:45:00 -0400
While we were expecting the ROI to be positive, we were pleasantly surprised when it came back at 123 percent. For every dollar invested in our team members, we see a $1.23 return to the company in saved expenses...We encourage other companies to test similar workplace programs in their businesses.
How An Accidental Inventor Broke $1M in His One-Man Business
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:34:00 -0400
Looking for a way to relieve his own neck pain, physical therapist Steven Sudell raised more than $1.6 million through crowdfunding and created an invention that went viral.
Politics In The Age Of Technology-Enabled Campaigning
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:27:00 -0400
Alicia Roth Weigel harnesses technology to help put more women and change-agents in office
An Entrepreneur's Framework For Gaining Mental Clarity In Stressful Situations
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:22:00 -0400
I've always been a high-stress person, and entrepreneurship has only made matters worse. In response to chronic stress, I've developed a framework that has helped me achieve mental clarity in the most difficult of situations.
If you want to get ahead in your career: Don't get lucky, get a champion
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:06:00 -0400
A champion can be the greatest resource in your leadership journey, often opening doors to networks you can't access yet. To build a successful championing relationship there are four basic areas you need to address.
How Teachers Avoid The Common Core Standards
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:04:00 -0400
Here's an important thing to understand about the Common Core Standards-- nobody is in charge of them.
Avoid Risk, Make Innovation Possible: Psychological Safety As the Path To High-Performance
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:42:00 -0400
When your team lacks psychological safety, you increase risk and miss out on great innovation and profit potential. Learn more in this short article, then find tips for growing psych safety on your team to create high-performance.
Humans Are Causing Earth To Wobble More As It Spins, NASA Finds
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:39:00 -0400
An in-depth study conducted by NASA found that humans are responsible for the increasing wobble detected as Earth spins on its axis.
States That Single Out Their Millionaires For Punishment Always Lose
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:37:00 -0400
State politicians proposing millionaires' taxes should beware. They prompt out migration that can leave state finances worse off than before, while they also introduce high levels of volatility into state revenue streams.
Why Taskmaster Is What Your Company Needs Right Now
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:30:00 -0400
Play is increasingly being injected back into the office. Here's one way you haven't thought of that will decrease an important statistic plaguing organisations of all sizes.
How Jeff Bezos Uses Faster, Better Decisions To Keep Amazon Innovating
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:17:00 -0400
No PowerPoint. Disagree and commit. Decide at 70 percent. Being slow is expensive. "Speed matters in business," Bezos said. "Plus a high-velocity decision-making environment is more fun too."
Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Continues To Influence Clean Energy
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:11:00 -0400
While serving as Colorado's 41st governor, Bill Ritter had a passion for advancing progressive energy policy, focused on renewables. Since leaving office, he has continued to focus on that sector, both through the Center for the New Energy Economy and as a Strategy Partner at Blackhorn Ventures.
Are Hard Skills Or Soft Skills More Important To Be An Effective Leader?
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:10:00 -0400
There is an ongoing debate about the relative importance of soft and hard skills that imply a competition between the two. However, they are both necessary and complementary to one another.
How To Handle Trolls In Social Media
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:01:00 -0400
Trolls are nasty creatures that cause sleepless nights for social media marketers and customer service agents alike. The rules for responding are different than in other cases.