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Hate Mondays? According to researchers, ‘Miserable Mondays’ are just urban legend. According to a poll of 340,000 people, US researchers have found that people’s moods were no worse on Mondays than other working days Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, besides Friday. Researchers did find that as the weekend approaches, people were found to be happier, which supports the…

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We’re always interested in ways to improve our work quality — and, perhaps more importantly, our enjoyment while on the job. Today we came across an article on Entrepreneur.com titled 4 Ways to Discover Your Strengths and it was so fantastic that we had to (while giving Entrepreneur.com ample credit for having written it!) share it on…

Read more 2014 Resolutions? 4 ways to Discover Your Strengths.

A recent video via Mashable titled: Adapt or Die: How Social Media Affects Shareholder Value sparked our interest. To put it bluntly, it states that brands who do not listen to their customers on social media channels are doomed to failure. Conversely, brands who pay attention to what their fans on Facebook and followers on Twitter are posting and…

Read more Listen/Engage/Adapt via Social Media — or Die

Hate Mondays? According to researchers, ‘Miserable Mondays’ are just urban legend. According to a poll of 340,000 people, US researchers have found that people’s moods were no worse on Mondays than other working days Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, besides Friday. Researchers did find that as the weekend approaches, people were found to be happier, which…

Read more Monday Blues, Fact or Fiction?

In leadership, little things can bring BIG results… In the story of the Tortoise and the Hare, we learn that slow and steady wins the race. A similar analogy can be made in the case of leadership: The little actions are most often what create big results. In the same sense that faster isn’t always a…

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Who remembers the Time of Day Lady? Who can recall the number that you could call to hear a woman’s recorded voice state that “at the tone, Pacific Daylight Time will be . . .” with the recording automatically updating at 10-second intervals? Trivia: It was effective September 2007, “Time of Day “information service was discontinued…

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  If you’ve ever wished you could see a certain part of the world at the very moment that that place comes to mind, well you’re in luck. This is Now is a visual project that uses the power of the Instagram app to show a mosaic of cities by way of users in its…

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