I worked with engineers for a long time. Working with very logical people changes your brain chemistry, and I am grateful every day for the logical thought processes I learned from my technical colleagues.
Stop me if you've heard this one before What do you call someone who speaks two languages? Bilingual What do you call someone who only speaks one language? American That old joke highlights America's reputation for being largely monolingual.
Do you know that 3 in every 4 of online users admit they decide on a company's credibility based on its website design. And that, 17—50 milliseconds is the time it takes for a person to decide whether he or she finds your website appealing.
Latin Post Android Continues to Gain Market Share in Latin America and Europe Latin Post In Brazil, South America's largest economy, Android commanded a strong 89.7 percent market share during a three-month period ending in July, according to...
For social entrepreneurs, creating the solution is just as important as growing the business and social media has become a vital part of our overall success--allowing us to support our social missions while also growing our bottom line. Here are fou...
LinkedIn has more than 313 million members worldwide. With such a thriving community of business professionals, there’s no question you’ll be able to find the person you need to enhance your business while using the platform. It has grown to become one of the most useful places to find leads, learn about other companies, and discuss ideas in the working world. You can create content using LinkedIn Publisher, follow industry leaders using Pulse, and even join relevant LinkedIn Groups to connect with other like-minded individuals.There’s honestly so much to LinkedIn (we haven’t even scratched the surface in ourprevious posts) that it’s common that new users to the platform have trouble getting started. Once you create your profile and import your current contacts, what’s next?...
Business Insider Latin America Needs Presidential Term Limits Business Insider Not coincidentally, these countries are among a handful in Latin America in which presidents now exercise near absolute power.
In a new study, researchers in the United Kingdom investigated how facial features can impact first impressions. As it turns out, the presence of certain physical characteristics can enable scientists to predict what initial judgments will be drawn.
"If people are forming these first impressions, just based on looking at somebody's face, what is it about the image of the face that's giving that impression -- can we measure it exactly?" lead researcher Dr. Tom Hartley, a neuroscientist at the University of York, told BBC News.
Sometimes one of the important aspects to career success can be something intangible like how likeable you are.
That vague feeling of goodwill is often determined by how genuine you seem when interacting with others. One of the first steps to showing someone you sincerely care about what they’re saying is remembering what they say--especially their name.
According to a Dale Carnegie training course I took last year, the sweetest sound to anyone’s ear--no matter what language it’s in--is their name. Without nailing down this first step, it can be difficult to move forward in building a genuine professional or personal relationship. Unfortunately, this can be a difficult task since someone else’s name often doesn’t mean anything to us (it’s just another word) so it’s difficult for our brains to remember it.
15 Mobile Facts That Should Change Your 2015 Marketing - Heidi CohenNeed to persuade your boss to use mobile apps and think mobile first? Then check out these mobile app trends 2015 complete with charts and tips.
For a little guidance, I give you 10 lessons from John Whitehead, the fabulously successful former chairman of Goldman Sachs. Besides climbing to the top of the corporate ladder and making billions for his firm, Whitehead stormed the beach at Normandy on D-Day. We should memorize his pearls of wisdom:
1. Don't waste your time going after business you don't really want.
We hired a mechanical engineer from West Point this month to help us grow sales. His focus is to help manufacturing engineers in industrial S&P 500 companies understand why Marlin Steel, my company, is better than our competitors. Why? Our clients are not marketing companies, nor are they point of purchase display companies. These folks don't appreciate quality and engineering. Instead, they are looking for the lowest price. Make sure you point your sales and marketing team in the right direction for profitable business.
What is mental toughness? Is mental toughness essential to high achievement? What do mentally tough people avoid?
For a number of years, Dr Angela Duckworth, a neurobiologist and psychologist has studied thousands of business people, graduates, lawyers, doctors, artists, writers, teachers and students in all kinds of challenging settings. She has wanted to understand ”Who is successful here and why?”
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