What is the Open Startup movement? And is it a good thing? Declaring your company or product an Open Startup is becoming increasingly popular, but what does this mean? What is an … Continue Reading What does it mean to be an Open Startup?
Software developer who created Alexa sleep skill has earned enough money to get a Tesla and start his own company. You can replicate this success too, since major companies open their … Continue Reading Why Build Games for Smart Assistants?
A few years ago I spent time in prison with Trevor O’Brien, the founder of Projector. Yes, I always imagined announcing the company that way. We were of course there to work … Continue Reading Announcing Projector — A Startup I’ve Been Excited to Tell You About for Years
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When I see a stereotypical graduation ceremony photo, I think to myself: “I hope the 6 years and $100,000 of debt was worth it.”I don’t mean to disgrace the college … Continue Reading Dear Young Entrepreneurs: Skip College, Do This
What’s going through a hiring manager’s mind during an employment interview? The answer may surprise even the most experienced applicants. OfficeTeam, a leading staffing service specializing in the placement of highly skilled administrative professionals, has identified five things every job seeker should know about the interview process from the employer’s point of view and offers tips addressing each one.
Great leaders know when and how to let go without losing control. I was reminded of this timeless truth and how crucial it is to let go of the reigns more often during a recent experience at a horse ranch in Montana. It’s a lesson I won’t soon forget.
Your mindset plays an important role in your life. Why? Because your mindset determines how you make decisions. The right mindset leads you to make the right decisions while the wrong … Continue Reading How the Right Mindset can Help You Grow
Despite options like remote work and virtual offices, adults will spend at least one-third of their lives working. And our workplace environment, culture and habits have a significant impact on … Continue Reading Making Steps Toward Better Mental Health in Your Workplace
It’s more influenced by data and past patterns than current conversations Editor’s note: Industry consultant Shelly Palmer is taking his popular newsletter and turning it into an Adweek article once per … Continue Reading Is Your Device Listening to You? It’s More Complicated Than Just ‘Yes’ or ‘No’
It’s easy to assume that as your relationship grows so will your closeness and ability to communicate with one another. That may be the case for some couples, but for … Continue Reading 7 Little-Known Tips For Effective Communication
I should perhaps start this post by confirming I don’t work a 4-hour day. Because, no matter how much that particular way of working is regarded as being achievable for … Continue Reading I’m Working Less Hours – And I’m More Productive (Here’s How)
It’s the second day of the ELS Forum in Toronto and, walking into the conference, my eyes are immediately drawn to the bright teal step and repeat banner with the heading, “Support … Continue Reading Tips to Setting Career Goals and Sticking to Them
The trait that I admire most in exceptional leaders (think Oprah Winfrey and Brene Brown) is the time they dedicate to learning new things. I love that they read, take … Continue Reading Eight great business books for strategic Assistants
An EA’s role is changeable and often hectic. In a position where there’s rarely a set standard to measure yourself against, it’s difficult find a way to shine. However, the … Continue Reading 6 executive assistant tips to make you shine above the rest
Create Your Own Instagram Adventure Instagram has finally passed the 1 billion user mark. It is a remarkable progress considering that just five years ago, they only had around 130 … Continue Reading How Businesses Use Instagram Stories