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Our mobile devices allow us to read digital material from anywhere. Often, we read something we want to review later. Perhaps we want to discuss it with someone else. Maybe we want to view some of the links in the...
Sometimes you just have to believe in your ability when nobody else does. This video is of Paul Potts. His performance of “Nessun Dorma” stunned the judges of “Britain’s Got Talent” and brought the crowd to its feet. While I...
In this Ted Talk, Simon Sinek argues, “People don’t buy what you do. They buy why you do it.” See if you agree with his argument. I found the talk to be inspiring...
Throughout the workday, adding appointments to your calendar is part of the every-day drill. But who else needs to know when you add an appointment? I am not talking about who has access to your calendar and could reference it...
I love it when one tool does many things. Smart Tools is like a Swiss Army Knife. This video illustrates what this app will do. At $2.50, it’s a bargain....
If you read this blog regularly, chances are good you author a blog of your own. One of the decisions before you is whether or not to allow comments. If you choose to allow them, something I prefer, “comment moderation”...
We all want to rise in our chosen professions. Even if we have attained our desired position, staying there often requires as much effort as getting there. One of the secrets is reading in our field. The wealth of material...
This TED Talk, filmed in March 2011, seems particularly timely for Mother’s Day. The speaker is Sarah Kay. She is the founder and co-director of Project V.O.I.C.E., a group dedicated to using spoken word as an inspirational tool. Her website...
When we put a new practice in, we must let it replace something else. “One in—one out.” In the world of the tech-savvy leader, it’s more like “one in—one dozen out.” In the world of those who are barely hanging...
I thought this recent exchange on Twitter was really neat… Always glad to hear when people are seeing results and feeling good about it!...