Wed.Oct 17, 2018

The Ten Financial Danger Zones

Chris Brady

The following excerpt was taking from the book, Financial Fitness, written by co-author, Chris Brady. There are some financial problems you need to beware of: the danger zones of personal finance. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

7 Examples of Shallow Leadership

Ron Edmondson

Growing in our leadership abilities, including growing in the knowledge of leadership and the relational aspect of leadership, should be a goal for every leader. Sadly, in my experiencee, many leaders settle for a sort of status quo leadership rather than stretching themselves to continually improve.

Rediscover Your Imagination

Joseph Lalonde

Do you remember what it was like growing up? I do… And I miss those days. Not only because of the freedom I felt when I was riding my bike with friends. Or rollerblading down streets by myself trying to go faster. Those were great.

Important Things You Need to Know to Create an Effective Landing Page

Women on Business

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How to Improve the Customer Experience Throughout Their Journey

Strategy Driven

There’s no getting around it; the customer is king. Without them, your business will be going nowhere fast. They have the power to make or break your business, and your aim should be to do everything in your power to make their experience a good one.

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Advice from a Management Classic


Antony Jay wrote Management and Machiavelli: An Inquiry into the Politics of Corporate Life back in 1967. He later co-authored the Yes, Minister and Yes, Prime Minister television comedy series. Management and Machiavelli has held up well over the years. I highly recommend it.

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Restaurant Design – Why It’s About More Than Aesthetics

Strategy Driven

Whilst restaurant design is about aesthetics, there is far more to it than that!

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Five Key Aspects You May Miss Out When Starting Your Business

Strategy Driven

Starting a new business can be simultaneously exciting and terrifying. You have this idea in your head, and now it’s time to make it into reality. But it can be easy to get caught up in the excitement of starting something new and wholly yours that you might neglect some parts of the process.

Cave Man Likes Transistor Radio


Go ahead and mock. I was recently reminded of how much I like this. Get one and you will agree


MindTools Expert Interview Podcast With Linda Fisher Thornton

Leading in Context

By Linda Fisher Thornton I recently did an interview with Rachel Salaman for the MindTools Expert Interview Podcast. We had a lively conversation about ethical leadership and the concepts from my book 7 Lenses: Learning the Principles and Practices of Ethical Leadership. Click on the graphic below to read the MindTools blog post featuring highlights from that interview and an excerpt of the podcast.

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Moon Shot Goals

Leadership Freak

Realistic goals are useful, but a Moon-Shot-Goal is transformative. John Glenn becoming the first American to orbit the Earth on February 20, 1962. He spent 4 hours, 55 minutes, 23 seconds in space… Continue reading → Goals Leadership Development organizational success

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Hotchpotch of Wants

Self Help Zen

Do you cook hotchpotch daily? What kind of question is this? No one cooks hotchpotch daily. If you cook and eat hotchpotch daily, then you’ll stop enjoying its taste sooner than later. Enter “to want” list?—?we we keep adding more and more things to it and make a hotchpotch of it daily.

The Multilingual Cyclist


Althouse notes a story that could come out of a movie. A woman is in a bicycle crash and consequently finds she can't understand or speak English but she does speak German, a language she learned in her youth. For many of us, the language would be Pig Latin. Not quite as impressive but it could make a great film

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How to easily create a video, gif or image meme for your social media marketing campaigns

Krishna De

If you have been looking for a free and easy solution to create memes from your images, videos or gifs on desktop then read on for a tutorial about a new tool that is available to us to use and is un-watermarked.

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Quick Look


The trailer for "The Aftermath


Someone to Know: Q&A with International Aerospace Environmental Group (IAEG) Program Director Christer Hellstrand


Christer Hellstrand, Program Director for International Aerospace Environmental Group (IAEG), is proud and passionate about what he’s accomplished in his career and life.

The One Question that Might Free You to Find Your Encore Career

Management Excellence

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Help Your Team Measure Customer Experience Data More Accurately

Harvard Business Review

Tomekbudujedomek/Getty Images. Customer experience (CX) goes beyond measuring the relationship between customers and companies; it is also about quantifying the hundreds of regular interactions and residual memories that influence future behavior.

To Land a Great Job, Talk About Why You Love Your Work

Harvard Business Review

TOSHINORI TARUI. When interviewing for your next job, how can you impress your recruiter and increase your chances of securing a job offer?

How Competition Is Driving AI’s Rapid Adoption

Harvard Business Review

Tomohiro Ohsumi /Getty Images. Artificial intelligence (AI) is engendering all kinds of breathless headlines, from being able to play Go to spotting rare cancer tumors. But how will AI impact the economy in broad terms?

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Debating Minimum Wage, and Reflections on a Year of #MeToo

Harvard Business Review

Youngme Moon , Mihir Desai , and Felix Oberholzer-Gee are back with Season 2 of After Hours ! In this episode, they debate whether the federal minimum wage should be raised, offer their personal reflections on a year of the #MeToo movement, and share their picks for the week. Download this podcast. For interested listeners: Early evidence on the $15 minimum wage , including the research cited by Felix. Slides from a recent classroom discussion Mihir led on #MeToo.

How to Blow a Presentation to the C-Suite

Harvard Business Review

Peter Dazeley/Getty Images. Divya, a director who leads a large engineering team, was invited to a two-day retreat with the CEO and senior executives of her Fortune 50 company. She and 30 of her high-potential peers were excited to rub shoulders with the leadership team.

Brands Shouldn’t Believe Everything They Read About Themselves Online

Harvard Business Review

Michael Heim/Getty Images. “Don’t believe everything you hear” is good advice — especially in an era of fake news and alternative facts. The same goes for managers who often rely on social-sentiment analysis to get a handle on what consumers think of their brands.

Why Doctors Need Leadership Training

Harvard Business Review

STOCK4B-RF/Getty Images. Medicine involves leadership.