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10 Einstein Quotes to Fire Up Your Creativity

Einstein was one of the most prolific creators, inventors and scientists in human history. His mathematician’s mind was supercharged with creativity and allowed him to see possibilities, not limitations. He was also fueled by an insatiable appetite to discover, explore and indulge his curiousity, which manifested in a disciplined work […]

Google Is Giving Away Its Best Tools for Managers Absolutely Free

When it comes to developing great managers, Google doesn’t leave much to chance. The data-obsessed company famously spent years studying the attributes of effective managers for its Project Oxygen, determining that technical expertise was less important than less-sexy attributes like consistency, delegation, and basic human decency. Now that it has determined […]

Extending the Scenario Framework

The scenario framework provides a way to execute the same set of calculations multiple times using different market data. For example, a scenario might be used to calculate the present value of a portfolio of swaps with and without a one basis point shift applied to the curves. The fundamental […]

Design Thinking as a Strategy for Innovation

How do you create a strategy for guaranteeing that innovation and creativity flourish in your organization? When design principles are applied to strategy and innovation the success rate for innovation dramatically improves. Design-led companies such as Apple, Coca-Cola, IBM, Nike, Procter & Gamble and Whirlpool have outperformed the S&P 500 […]

Lakers News: Legendary Coach Bill Bertka Impressed With Young Core

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Heading into the 2017-18 season, the success of the Los Angeles Lakers will depend greatly on the team’s young players. Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram get the most attention, but the team is full of intriguing young talent. Julius Randle has transformed his body and has been […]

The No.1 factor in happiness isn't wealth or popularity — but too many people overlook it at every turn

Scott Mautz, Inc. A report by the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology indicates that the No. 1 contributor to happiness in life is not money, popularity, or even a good sex life. And no, it’s not binge-watching Netflix either. It’s autonomy, the feeling that your life’s activities and habits […]

The Right Answer To "What Is Your Biggest Weakness?"

What’s your biggest weakness? If you’ve ever had a job interview, for any position from flipping burgers to running a PLC, there’s a good chance that you’ll have been asked that question. And there’s a good chance too that you’ll have answered it by not answering it. You’ll have said […]

Google Just Gave Every Startup a Huge Gift With 1 Amazing, Free Website

Starting a startup isn’t easy. Most startup founders struggle with juggling the myriad of success factors required to get things off the ground. Many new ventures fail. It all just got a lot easier thanks to Startup with Google. With one fell swoop, Google just provided proven tools, best practices, […]

Introducing the Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Companies |

Meet America’s Greatest (and Most Inspiring) Entrepreneurs This Year The fastest-growing private firms in America are creators. They create companies, they create value, and they create jobs–619,631 of them over the last three years. Here, by sector, are the companies whose creativity propelled them to the top of this year’s […]

Google Set to Announce Its New Smartphone on October 4

Google‘s hardware event is right around the corner, and the company now has an official date: October 4. Previous leaks suggested that Google would hold the event one day later, on October 5, but the firm will stick to the same date it introduced the original Pixel phones on. The […]