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The gentle art of persuasion

From: Via: "I think science has shown me a great process to enhance my persuasion skills and my influence." - @
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To be a High Achiever You Need a Go-Getter Mentality

The Be a Go-Getter IQ Matrix explores what it takes to join the ranks of the highest achievers in the world. All high achievers are go-getters. They know what they want and they do everything within their power to ensure they get everything they go
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Space The final business frontier

From: Mashable By Jason Abbruzzese Recommended by: Mashable Image: VICTOR HABBICK VISIONSElon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson — three of the world's most high-profile businessmen — have all been seduced by the future of the
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Vijay Mallya From Indias king of good times to a fugitive from justice

From: Mashable By Sonam Joshi Recommended by: Mashable Indian businessman Vijay Mallya, chairman of the United Breweries Group, examines whisky made by the Scottish company Whyte and Mackay in 2007. He acquired the Scottish
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Traits That CEOs and Executives Look for When They Hire

You may or may not be in the market for a new job. Yet, what executives look for when they staff their organizations suggests as much about the priorities and personalities as the new hire’s own. So if you intend to set up a strategic partnership
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Richard Branson keeps telling his Virgin staff they should create an alternative to Uber, Airbnb

Uber and Airbnb may just be in for a little extra competition from an unlikely source: brash Virgin founder Richard Branson.Branson, the British business mogul with the wild mane who founded the trendy Virgin Atlantic and Virgin America airlines,
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How To Make Your Top Talent Poacher-Proof

Poaching is no small issue. Right now, Tesla and Apple are fighting over engineers. Uber poached Carnegie Mellon University’s entire robotics center to build self-driving cars. Poaching is so rampant that Apple, Google, Adobe, and Intel allegedly
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Why we should aim to build a forever company, not just a unicorn

From: Via: Why we should aim to build a forever company, not just a unicorn“Unicorn company.” It’s the latest bit of jargon that’s
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Dan’s Top Shots: London

From: Via: RT @NaomiPanter: Strong end to the #FormulaE season for @BSenna finishing P4. More @Current_E photos at…We kept
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12 Lessons From Business Leaders' Moms

The first teacher most of us have is our mother. She shows us how to brush our teeth, tie our shoes, and look both ways before crossing the street, but her most powerful lessons are handed down by the example she sets.My mother, Georgia Poythress,