Distractions and Lack of Motivation

Warren Johnson
in How To

I am very easily distraction. I am also not easily motivated when it comes to things that benefit me. I have a book I bought back in March 2015 that I haven't even finished. I also bought the first se...

Felons and Finding Jobs: A Cure to Stopping the Recidivism Carousel

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Culture

America has the highest percentage of convicted felons in the developed world. Right now, around 8.9 percent of all grown adults have been convicted of a felony and served time as a result of their cr...

Tactics Salespeople Use to Make You Buy Things You Don't Need (And How to Counter Them)

Cato Conroy
in Culture

When I was shopping for my last car, I drove to multiple dealerships before I found the convertible that I eventually bought. This is a common occurrence among shoppers who want to get a decent deal -...

Life Hacks to Increase Productivity at Work

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in How To

If you've ever worked in an office, you're probably well aware of the 2 PM slump. If left unchecked, that minor slump can lead to a day-long burnout, or be one of many contributing days to a career-lo...

6 Thoughts and 10 Tools for Fueling Demand-Gen with Social Selling

Jock Breitwieser
in How To

On February 27, 2017 in San Francisco, I presented at the NorCal BMA Marketing Roundtable to a group of 50 marketing professionals on the topic of Fueling the demand-gen engine with social selling. Fo...

Commas, Commas, Commas, and More Commas

Aaron Dennis
in How To

It’s now time to delve into commas. This little turd of punctuation is probably the most misinterpreted thing in the universe. The reason behind the misinterpretation is that there are really a great ...

The Story of Your Life

Lee John
in How To

I’m about to expose the realities behind taking your dream of becoming an author and actually making it happen. First, the reality check...have you ever considered how much time and effort goes into writing a book? As an author of seven books I know how time consuming, brain-aching and testing it can be to develop your story line, weave twists and turns into your story to keep readers engaged so they want to keep turning pages, make your characters believable, likable, and lovable. That said, wh...

How a Leader Can Eliminate the Dysfunction Between What Strategy Says and What People Do

Roy Osing
in How To

One of the biggest issues in any organization is the lack of congruency between what the strategy says to do and what people actually do on a day-to-day basis. The strategy dictates one thing and not ...

How To (Mostly) Negotiate Away Your Stress

Mike Sturm
in How To

I’m guessing that your day is filled with stressors — whether physical or virtual. People come to see you, call you, email or message you, and they want something. They want answers. They want updates...

Improve Your Financial Stability In Only 10 Minutes

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in How To

Though we all want to be rich as world famous rappers and have accountants that care for our financial wellbeing, the vast majority of us are not so lucky. In fact, most people in the US live paycheck...

What It's Like To Be: An Online Blogger

Riley Reese
in How To

For the past 6-odd years, I've been working as an online blogger - most recognizably in the relationship field. I've been republished on Yahoo, and also on Huffington Post. So, I like to think I'm pro...