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3 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From NASA About Organizational Design
Business Optimization

3 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From NASA About Organizational Design

How to transform a disconnected pack of competitive employees into a single, unified team to accomplish the extraordinary.
Zach Ferres
5 Ways to Instantly Connect With Anyone You Meet
Communication Strategies

5 Ways to Instantly Connect With Anyone You Meet

Break bad communication habits and gain trust with these subtle techniques.
Graham Young
8 Ways to Use Emotional Intelligence and Make Lasting Connections
Emotional Intelligence

8 Ways to Use Emotional Intelligence and Make Lasting Connections

It's time to stop tinkering with the iPhone and start tapping into your emotional abilities.
Alan Zimmerman
8 Subject-Line Secrets That Entice People to Read Your Email
Email

8 Subject-Line Secrets That Entice People to Read Your Email

The only part of an email certain to be read is the subject line. If that's boring, few will read what follows no matter how brilliant it is.
Jacqueline Whitmore
3 Ways to Become a More Effective Learner
Learning

3 Ways to Become a More Effective Learner

Fundamental principles to learn by.
Laura Entis
Don't Mistake Lack of Response for Lack of Respect
Responsiveness

Don't Mistake Lack of Response for Lack of Respect

The flipside of having so much contact with people through email and social media is that we feel more offended when we don't get a response.
Claudia Chan
6 Smart Techniques to Connect With Influential People
Networking

6 Smart Techniques to Connect With Influential People

Want to make the connection to influential people outside your immediate social circles? Follow these tips.
Adam Toren
4 Ways to Always Leave Networking Events With an Appointment
Networking

4 Ways to Always Leave Networking Events With an Appointment

Networking can be enjoyable but that's not why anybody does it. Have a plan for meeting the people you can help, and vice versa.
Jacqueline Whitmore
You Can No Longer Immediately Export Your Contacts From LinkedIn
Linkedin

You Can No Longer Immediately Export Your Contacts From LinkedIn

The website removed the tool to instantly download connections to an offline file.
Kate Taylor
Become a Networking Beast by Following This 5-Step Plan
Small Business - Big Impact

Become a Networking Beast by Following This 5-Step Plan

Networking is a major part of being a successful entrepreneur, so it's in your best interest to get good at it -- really, really good at it.
Jonathan Long
4 Habits of a Super-Connector
Networking

4 Habits of a Super-Connector

Being a top-notch networker is a tough job, but it's worth the effort. Here are some tips to follow.
Cynthia Johnson
5 Ways to Connect and Network With Other Entrepreneurs
Networking

5 Ways to Connect and Network With Other Entrepreneurs

There's no better way to spark your creativity and renew your passions than forming and speaking with new people.
Jonathan Long
Read Sheryl Sandberg's Poignant Facebook Post on Losing Her Husband
Entrepreneurs

Read Sheryl Sandberg's Poignant Facebook Post on Losing Her Husband

Facebook's COO shares what she's learned about mourning, grieving and human connection since her husband passed away 30 days ago.
Laura Entis
Want to Be Truly Valued? Create Opportunities by Connecting People.
Ready To Launch

Want to Be Truly Valued? Create Opportunities by Connecting People.

Opportunity makers earn unbreakable trust by adding value, are adept at spotting patterns and constantly explore industries outside their own.
Falon Fatemi