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Thank a vet today

I want to share the story of a remarkable teacher who taught her students an unforgettable lesson.  On the first day of school back in 2005, a social studies teacher named Martha Cothren gave her classes at Robinson High School in Little Rock,
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Action-Planning,Time to develop a big Idea and get a chance to implement it

There are many problems in this world that influence a considerable number of the individuals within our society. The competition Action plan at Abhyuday, IIT Bombay is providing a platform for student to solve a social problem by engaging with the
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WISDOM FOR THE AGES

When a lesson can be summed up in a few well-chosen words, the message often stays with the student.A little tool to jog the memory,a clever saying to remind you what is truly important –that’s why “Mackay’s Moral” appears at the end of each of my
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Relationships Are Currency by Dr. Ivan Misner

Relationships Are Currency by Dr. Ivan Misner :How many times have you seen an entrepreneur, maybe even yourself, go to a networking event, meet a lot of people, and then leave and never talk to them again? Too often, right? And it’s not because you
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One of the most powerful Internet companies is officially for sale

From: Mashable By Jason AbbruzzeseRecommended by: MashableYahoo has admitted what everyone already knew — the company is up for sale.And to make sure it's taken seriously, Yahoo is bringing in outsiders to drum up interest.The company announced
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Gone to waste: How India is drowning in garbage

From: Hindustan TimesRecommended by: Hindustan timesTravelling from central Delhi towards Ghazipur in the city’s east, the first warning that you get of the approaching landfill is the sight of circling birds of prey. The mound of waste itself
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When It Comes to Motivating a Workforce, Consider the “Potential of Recognition”

There is quite the interesting debate shaping up among researchers looking into the motivational potential of recognition. The specific question under investigation focuses on the impact that recognition has not on recipients, but on the motivations
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Wear your attitude!

 Titan’s constant innovation shows that no company, not even a market leader, can rest on earlier successes   I am a watch marketer’s dream customer! I admire watches, covet them and often buy them which explains why I own an
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Ajit Balakrishnan: The pain of innovation

 Whenever the talk about innovation bubbles up into a fever, as it is currently doing in India, I abandon my normal route to work from Colaba to Mahim through pretty Marine Drive and take the inner route, through Chinchpokli and Jacob Circle. I
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Training and the infinite return on investment

Training pays. Sometimes, it's easy to underestimate just how much it pays. Consider an employee who is going to work 2000 hours for you this year. It's not unusual for an organization to spend only 10 or 20 hours training...   

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