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Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.
Advice

Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.

New research reveals that while we're all scared asking for advice will make us look like incompetent fools, it actually has the opposite effect.
Laura Entis
Demographics Alone Are Not Enough to Position a Brand
Marketing

Demographics Alone Are Not Enough to Position a Brand

Marketers really need to know their customers, or risk coming off flat and factual. Build up the psychographics of your potential base.
Jim Joseph
Why 'No' is the Kindest Word in the Professional Lexicon
Communication strategies

Why 'No' is the Kindest Word in the Professional Lexicon

It's not about denying, but empowering you to communicate effectively.
Shala Burroughs
To Maximize Your Website, Use 'Psychological Distance' to Your Advantage
Psychology

To Maximize Your Website, Use 'Psychological Distance' to Your Advantage

How your customers perceive your product should determine how you present it to them.
Liraz Margalit
The Esquire Guy on the Right Way to Miss a Deadline
Esquire Guy

The Esquire Guy on the Right Way to Miss a Deadline

Start by disclosing your failure as soon as you know you've failed.
Ross McCammon
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Your Brain Likes Plain Old Paper More Than It Likes E-Readers
Memory

Your Brain Likes Plain Old Paper More Than It Likes E-Readers

The physical act of turning pages may help us recall plot events, a new study finds.
Laura Entis
5 Remarkable Things Happy Entrepreneurs Do
Happiness

5 Remarkable Things Happy Entrepreneurs Do

Many people get into business not just to make money, but to make their work lives more productive, meaningful and enjoyable.
Zach Cutler
Build Your Business on Your Strengths, Hire Your Team to Cover Your Weaknesses
Entrepreneurs

Build Your Business on Your Strengths, Hire Your Team to Cover Your Weaknesses

The key to your success as an entrepreneur is sufficient introspection to learn what you are good at and what you need help with.
David Nilssen
How to Manage Stress Based on Your Brain Type
Stress Management

How to Manage Stress Based on Your Brain Type

The way you handle work determines the way you handle pressure. Learn these techniques to deal.
Michael Cooper
Why You Shouldn't Implement This New, Trendy Design on Your Website
Design

Why You Shouldn't Implement This New, Trendy Design on Your Website

Having your content aligned horizontally will backfire and cause visitors to view less of your content.
Liraz Margalit
The Ultimate Monday Morning Productivity Hack
Stress Management

The Ultimate Monday Morning Productivity Hack

Like any other muscle, that organ in your noggin needs time to rest. Follow these five steps to not thinking about work and come back strong.
Jeff Shore
Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You
Lifestyle

Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You

Create a mental meal and exercise plan to reach your goals and get in better shape, and see a boost in productivity.
Stephen J. Bronner
The Parallels Between Entrepreneurship and Bipolar Disorder
Psychology

The Parallels Between Entrepreneurship and Bipolar Disorder

Product company founder and venture capitalist discusses how his sister's struggles with mental illness reflect on his experiences with developing businesses.
Adam Callinan
The Best Way to Change Your Habits? Control Your Environment.
Habits

The Best Way to Change Your Habits? Control Your Environment.

We are more reliant on environmental triggers than we'd like to think. Here's a look at how you can use these triggers to encourage good behavior.
Gregory Ciotti