Business, Career, Psych, Social

True Secret to Success: Gratitude

I'm utterly convinced that the key to lifelong success is the regular exercise of a single emotional muscle: gratitude. People who approach life with a sense of gratitude are constantly aware of what's wonderful in their life. Because they enjoy the fruits of their successes, they seek out more success. And when things don't go… Continue reading True Secret to Success: Gratitude

Career, Internet, News, Social

Consortium of Colleges Takes Online Education to New Level

As part of a seismic shift in online learning that is reshaping higher education, Coursera, a year-old company founded by two Stanford University computer scientists, will announce on Tuesday that a dozen major research universities are joining the venture. In the fall, Coursera will offer 100 or more free massive open online courses, or MOOCs,… Continue reading Consortium of Colleges Takes Online Education to New Level

Business, Career, Social

Measuring An Employee’s Worth? Consider Influence!

The performance review of the future will include services like Salesforce.com's Chatter and its Influencers feature, which measures how much weight you carry among your peers. Today, your performance review is based on things like sales numbers or number of goals met. Tomorrow, though, it could be based on something that until now has remained… Continue reading Measuring An Employee’s Worth? Consider Influence!

Business, Career

10 Laws of Productivity

You might think that creatives as diverse as Internet entrepreneur Jack Dorsey, industrial design firm Studio 7.5, and bestselling Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami would have little in common. In fact, the tenets that guide how they – and exceptionally productive creatives across the board – make ideas happen are incredibly similar. via 10 Laws of… Continue reading 10 Laws of Productivity

Business, Career

9 Keys to Business & Career Success

The most successful people in business approach their work differently than most. See how they think--and why it works. 9 Keys to Business & Career Success | Inc.com.