A thanksgiving, holiday message from my 1-year old daughter: "Live life bold and in style!" (Click the video player below to watch on YouTube)Read More
Newsflash: BBC Reporter Dougal Shaw traded in his bulky gear and went mobile for a month. His equipment of choice? The iOgrapher 6SPlus Case.Read More
Aim high, aim straight: always hit your mark...
What do the greats say? Watch this video: learn from your mistakes, reflect on your success, reach for the stars!Read More
Written by Lindsay Kolowich | @
Facebook is constantly making changes to the design of the profiles -- for businesses and individuals alike. They've made a few cool changes in the past few years, includingadding call-to-action buttons to business Pages and letting you record company milestones, like product launches and events.
All of us, at one point or another, have questioned our capabilities and competence. Maybe you’ve wondered how you got hired and handed big job responsibilities. Or, maybe the fact that you keep getting promoted keeps you up at night. You might even think it’s only a matter of time before you’re found out, called into your boss’ office and told that your time at the organization has come to a swift end. In fact, research reported in a NY Mag article published this week suggests that “if you haven’t had a moment in which you were buffeted by these sorts of fears, you’re in the minority.”Read More
By Abby Wolfe
A few years ago, I worked at a company filled with a bunch of brilliant individuals. These people accomplished impressive feats every single day. And yet, many of them seemed to not know how to wash their dishes. Despite having state-of-the-art kitchens on each floor, the sinks would almost always be full. Like, completely full.Read More
Every time I write, my goal is to write easy-to-read sentences.
I never want my audience to stumble or slow down or start a sentence over. That’s why, whenever possible, I use simple words instead of jargon, periods instead of semicolons, and active voice instead of passive voice. Most importantly, though, that’s why I strive to write concisely.
According to Jessica Pryce-Jones, author of Happiness at Work: Maximizing Your Psychological Capital for Success, happy people have 180% more energy than their peers, and they are 155% happier at work. They are also 150% happier with their lives and scored 50% higher in motivation than their peers. And, lastly, she found that happy people are 50% more productive!Read More
Not all creative people are introverts, and not all introverts are super creative. But some of history’s greatest artists and writers have thrived on alone time—and not by coincidence. Introverts have the power to imagine and, when everything lines up, the power to take what we see and make it real.Read More
Written by Daniel Roth
In late March, Gwen Stefani achieved a music milestone that only a dozen or so artists before her had accomplished: she hit No. 1 on the Billboard album chart as a solo artist after having previously done so with a band. The first time it was with No Doubt in the late 1990s; this time it was on her own with This Is What the Truth Feels Like. The other musicians who’d charted with a group and on their own required just single names to be recognized: Clapton, Beyonce, Lennon, McCartney, Joplin.Read More
So you landed the interview. Congratulations! You’re one step closer to your dream job. But before you drop the mic, let’s make sure you’re ready to nail that interview.
I know it’s tough to carve out a couple hours to do the ideal amount of job interview prep. You’re busy! Maybe you’re already juggling two jobs, you’ve got kids to pick up from daycare, you’ve got a dishwasher to unload … okay, maybe just a season of House of Cards to finish.
Last October, I was hired to help close a pipeline filled with the who's who of the Fortune 1000: Google, AT&T, Toyota, etc.
I was consulting with a software as a service (SaaS) firm. I’ll keep their name private to protect the innocent - we'll call them Culture Company.Read More