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How Japan Lost Its Electronics Crown

Sony, Sharp and Panasonic Fixated on Hardware Breakthroughs; ‘Sometimes, It’s Easier to Run From Behind.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jobs of the future

As technology shifts the workforce, some surprisingly traditional jobs are on the chopping block.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Three (Incredibly Simple) Questions The Most Successful People Use To Change The World

I’ve heard it said that the most brilliant business ideas are often the simplest. From my experience, it’s true. In fact, when I am fortunate enough to receive sage advice from a famously gifted person, I’ll often ask myself, “Why didn’t I think of that?” So here I humbly share with you a winning formula that I see leaders use again and again and again…to change the world.  Read the rest of this entry »

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9 Things That Motivate Employees More Than Money

Don’t show ’em the money (even if you have it). Here are nine better ways to boost morale.  Read the rest of this entry »

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The 11 Ways That Consumers Are Hopeless at Math

You walk into a Starbucks and see two deals for a cup of coffee. The first deal offers 33% extra coffee. The second takes 33% off the regular price. What’s the better deal? Read the rest of this entry »

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10 Habits of Remarkably Charismatic People

Being remarkably charismatic isn’t about our level of success or our presentation skills or how we dress or the image we project–it’s about what we do. Read the rest of this entry »

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Lose your job, find yourself: Why redundancy might not be so bad

There’s no question that losing your job can be a jolting experience, as anyone who has had the misfortune of being laid off in recent years can attest. But what if that jolt could be a positive experience? Read the rest of this entry »

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