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How To Be A Great ManagerAs I’ve shared before, I’m very selective when it comes to pop leadership articles. However, this one lays out clarity to something that should be common sense…but often is not.
27 Tips For Mastering Your DestinyI’m usually dismissive of pop corporate how-to’s. But this list is worth referencing.
Renaissance Man - Elon Musk Is The World's Most Badass CEO Tesla Motors is riding high right now. It smashed earnings and revenue expectations last week, and just earned the best Consumer Reports score ever for its all-electric Model S sedan. At the helm is CEO Elon Musk, the South African self-made billionaire who is also the CEO of private space venture SpaceX, [...]
How Elon Musk Hires: 'It Matters Whether Someone Has A Good Heart' - Business InsiderTechnology entrepreneur and SpaceX founder Elon Musk told the audience at South by Southwest, a large conference in Austin, the biggest mistake he’s ever made. It has to do with hiring the wrong people. For a long time, Musk says he [...]
Anne Marie Slaughter On Sheryl Sandberg - Business Insider When Princeton professor Anne-Marie Slaughter published an essay in The Atlantic titled, “Why Women Still Can’t Have It All,” in July 2012, she touched a nerve across generations and among both men and women, setting off a renewed public debate on women’s progress and work-life balance.Continue Reading: https://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/article.cfm?articleid=3181#ixzz2NHCdPn4E
Mathematician Ian Stewart’s recent book “In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World" takes a close look at some of the most important equations of all time. A great example of the human impact of math is the financial crisis. Black Scholes, number 17 on this list, is a derivative pricing equation [...]
Wikipedia Marketing - Business Insider Wikipedia, the world’s largest online encyclopedia has gone promotional. Not the site itself, but those using the site to create a profit for themselves. Founder Jim Wales (known to his “loyal” fans as Jimbo), has always taken a stance that no one can make money from Wikipedia and has vowed [...]
Tim Ferriss's '4-Hour Chef' Guide To Learning - Business Insider Tim Ferriss’ new book, "The 4-Hour Chef" is definitely about learning to cook rapidly. But it’s also about learning just about any skill. He writes: "Whether you want to learn how to speak a new language in three months, how to shoot a three-pointer in [...]
Howard Schultz Quotes - Business Insider Not content with having conquered coffee, Howard Schultz recently announced that the company’s making a strong push at dominating tea. It’s been met with some skepticism, but so has a lot of what Schultz has done. He’s known for taking some unconventional strategic paths, including shutting down every store [...]