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5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success
Metrics

5 Metrics You Shouldn't Use to Measure Success

Being popular or busy for its own sake feel good but don't move the ball forward for you or your company.
Jeff Boss
Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College
Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College

In developing Yahoo's myriad tech products, Mayer obsessively references data and metrics. In honing the company's media strategies, however, she prefers to go with her gut.
Geoff Weiss
The Most Talked-About Speeches of 2014
Inspiration

The Most Talked-About Speeches of 2014

What makes some presentations go viral, shared by millions on social media? This list offers some clues.
Anne Fisher
This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile
Productivity

This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile

Boost your emotional intelligence and productivity by being more positive.
Nina Zipkin
The Secret to Keeping Young, Ambitious Talent? Let Them Go.
Managing Employees

The Secret to Keeping Young, Ambitious Talent? Let Them Go.

Kevin Roberts has been the leader of Saatchi & Saatchi global advertising house for almost two decades. One-third of his staff of 6,000 leaves every year. And he's perfectly fine with that.
Catherine Clifford
Get Motivated With 2014's Inspiring, Unforgettable Quotes
Inspiration

Get Motivated With 2014's Inspiring, Unforgettable Quotes

Take a look at our round up of the best advice and insights from newsmakers and thought leaders this year.
Nina Zipkin
In 2015, Be the Best at Getting Better
Goals

In 2015, Be the Best at Getting Better

Here's a goal that can apply both to your company's flourishing or personal growth.
Dharmesh Shah
Future-Proof Your Career in 2015
Careers

Future-Proof Your Career in 2015

If this year has left you feeling uncertain about your future, then it's time go on the offensive. Find out how.
Jesse Sostrin
The 5 Best Business Leaders of 2014
Leadership

The 5 Best Business Leaders of 2014

Dartmouth's Sydney Finkelstein offers his top five executives for the year. Who did he miss?
The Best Bosses Double-Down on Respect and Listening
Managing Employees

The Best Bosses Double-Down on Respect and Listening

Leaders who get the most from their teams are those who rely on fear the least.
Andrew Benett
4 Tips to Make Sure Team Members Working From Home Aren't Overlooked
Managing Remote Teams

4 Tips to Make Sure Team Members Working From Home Aren't Overlooked

Managing and motivating remote teams is an increasingly necessary skill.
Cord Himelstein
How a Focus on the Triple Bottom Line Is Captivating Young Workers (Infographic)
Millennials

How a Focus on the Triple Bottom Line Is Captivating Young Workers (Infographic)

Prioritizing people, the planet and profit is crucial for many millennials.
Gloria Larson
5 Signs Your New Business Venture Will Fail
Failure

5 Signs Your New Business Venture Will Fail

Perform a quick attitude check so as to avert any dismal paths mired by self-defeating thinking.
Te-Erika Patterson
Up to Your Eyeballs in Work? Reconnect With What You're In It For.
Goals

Up to Your Eyeballs in Work? Reconnect With What You're In It For.

Practice three critical ways to refocus and tune in again to your priorities.
Scott Eblin