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Elon Musk's 4 Success Mantras From SpaceX And Tesla

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:05:00 -0400

Elon Musk has set his eyes on Mars. Yet he still envisions a green Earth where everyday technologies don't pollute the environment. This bold yet conscious vision has earned him many business accomplishments despite the skeptics. With this in mind, here are four success mantras from Elon Musk.


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Men Are Finally Discovering That Diversity Is Good For Business

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:46:00 -0400

Women and people of color still hold few leadership positions at large American companies, but perceptions of corporate diversity appear to be changing much more rapidly. PwC released its annual Corporate Directors Survey, revealing this trend.


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Sure, ESG Showcases Alpha Opportunities, But Does It Actually Attract Investors?

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:45:00 -0400

The market is becoming driven as 38% of investors cited demand from beneficiaries and 35% cited initiatives by executives as important reasons for integrating ESG factors into investment decisions.


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Using AI To Improve Customer Experience

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:39:00 -0400

Artificial Intelligence is all the rage. Brands the world over are using it improve all facets of their business including customer experience.


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Pop And McCain Speak Out For America

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:24:00 -0400

The America that John McCain and Greg Popovich revere is about dignity, respect and honor -- values that cannot be adjured by misguided politicians. Each of these men in their own way reminds of us of the duty to make our convictions in the face of injustice known.


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Four Secrets Of People Who Have Achieved Enviable Work-Life Balance

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:21:00 -0400

Truly exemplary work-life balance doesn’t mean you’re able to practice a Zen-like level of detachment from annoying coworkers, tedious office gossip and demanding bosses at all times. It does mean that you’re able to distinguish between your value as an employee and your inherent worth as a person.


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Pennsylvania Congressman Pushes Marijuana Legalization Study Amid Racial Arrest Disparity

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:18:00 -0400

In the wake of a study showing blacks are eight times more likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than whites, a Pennsylvania rep wants the state to officially study legalizing cannabis.


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Needed Not Needy: Why Changing The World's Perception Is Critical To How We Tackle Poverty

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:14:00 -0400

May each of us take a moment today, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, to recognize our shared humanity. May we pause to ask whether our actions are bringing dignity to others.


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How To Jumpstart Your Online Profile With A Podcast

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:13:00 -0400

Podcasting is growing in popularity thanks to the barriers to entry coming down. So what's stopping you creating one?


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Five Steps For Turning Your Freelance Hustle Into A Business

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

It's time you turn your side hustle hobby into a real business! Here's how.


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How Shinzo Abe's Main Challenger Plans To Upset Japan's Snap Election: Yurinomics

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Abenomics faces-off against fast and furious Yurinomics in Japan's October 22 snap election. What's at stake?


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Reid Hoffman: The Warp-Speed Entrepreneur

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Forbes 400 member Reid Hoffman on "blitz scaling," jerks in Silicon Valley and Facebook's new mantra.


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Onsite Non-Potable Water Systems Are Taking the Country By Storm, But What Are They?

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:24:00 -0400

Developing a pathway to use alternative water for toilet flushing, and save our potable supplies for their highest use, just makes sense. Purified water is an emerging area that will see a lot of progress over the next decade both in technology development, and on the regulatory front.


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How Leading Utilities Cut Costs While Investing In The Future [Infographic]

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:22:00 -0400

Leading utilities have cut costs and built stronger organizations, despite the challenging environment.


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Four Reasons Software Suites Enable Device Flexibility And Mobility

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:16:00 -0400

Mobility is on the rise in the enterprise. See how device flexibility is the key driver in this change.


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What We Can Learn From How Netflix Mastered 24-Hour Disc Shipping

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Continuous innovation means working through experiments to find the best way of doing something and then saying, "I bet we could do one better."


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Nine Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Community Engagement

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Community engagement is not only important for donor retention but for creating a strong support system.


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Lessons From Dentist's Tax Evasion: Cover-Up Is Worse Than Crime

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:54:00 -0400

Income and payroll tax problems can both end badly, even in criminal tax evasion cases.


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A Company That Knows Where It's Going

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:36:00 -0400

If you were to graph FA Engineering’s revenue, you’d have a line climbing steadily over the past 12 months. It should top $3 million by the end of this year.


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The Resilience Playbook: How To Move From Reaction To Choiceful Action

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:30:00 -0400

If getting off-balance is inevitable, and getting back to center more quickly is the art of resilience, what’s the process that brings us back to center faster?


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Is The U.S. Navy Suffering From A Catastrophic Morale Problem? [Infographic]

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:24:00 -0400

The U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet has been beset by problems this year. Two of its destroyers were involved in separate deadly collisions with heavy loss of life while another vessel operating in the Pacific is suffering from a disastrous morale problem.


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I Landed My First Client With 1 Email And 1 Phone Call: Here's How You Can, Too

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:20:00 -0400

New to the world of business development? Follow these 4 easy steps to secure your next client.


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Hyundai Tries To Salve Biggest Customer Pain Points With Shopper Assurance Program

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:16:00 -0400

Hyundai's Shopper Assurance is meant to tackle some of the biggest complaints that consumers have about the car-buying process --and turn them into a promise that Hyundai has listened to them and has elevated the experience accordingly.


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17 Reasons Humility Will Help You Get Ahead

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Without humility, we're wearing blinders that get in our way of improving and growing.


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Eric Ries: Why Companies Need To Create An Entrepreneurial Culture

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 -0400

I spoke to Eric Ries about his journey to help big companies become more entrepreneurial, why companies are looking for entrepreneurial management, what will happen to companies who don't adjust, how companies can support entrepreneurial employees and his best advice.


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One Killer Sales Secret For Online Marketers

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:00:00 -0400

If you can't sell your own products or services, it's going to be extremely hard to find others who can.


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6 Steps To Finding Your Life Purpose By Looking For The Answers Within

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:53:00 -0400

Sharon Kirstin is an author and life coach specializing in helping people find and follow their life purpose. Here, she offers six steps for tapping into and actively pursuing your purpose, with accompanying exercises based on turning inward for the answers.


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Varsity Billionaires: These Forbes 400 Members Played Sports In College

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:45:00 -0400

Twenty-six members of The Forbes 400 played a varsity sport in college. The most popular sport was football, followed by basketball.


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