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5 things Larry David’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ can teach you about leadership (all don’ts)

April 06, 2024 5 things Larry David’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ can teach you about leadership (all don’ts) As Larry David’s long-running HBO series concludes, here’s how the curmudgeonly comedian made it a masterclass in how not to be a leader. BY Joe Berkowitz The world has changed a lot in the 24 years since Curb Your … Continue reading 5 things Larry David’s ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ can teach you about leadership (all don’ts)

4 lessons boxing can teach workers about how to get ahead

  By Christina Gnozzo January 13, 2024 Sports make up a tremendous part of the American psyche. According to the Aspen Institute’s State of Play 2023 report, 51% of U.S. children participate in youth sports. And nearly 160 million Americans watched live sports at least once per month last year. Inarguably, sports—whether played or followed—have … Continue reading 4 lessons boxing can teach workers about how to get ahead

What the world’s most impressive feats of gaming can teach nongamers about achievement

  By The Conversation January 12, 2024 After 13-year-old Willis Gibson became the first human to beat the original Nintendo version of Tetris, he dedicated his special win to his father, who died in December 2023. The Oklahoma teen beat the game by defeating level after level until he reached the “kill screen”—that is, the … Continue reading What the world’s most impressive feats of gaming can teach nongamers about achievement

You CAN Teach the World What You Know. Start with A Positive Mindset.

Karen Repoli September 22, 2020 What’s holding you back from creating a course that will greatly benefit your ideal client? Fear of failure?Fear of success?Fear of looking like an imposter?Feeling like you’re not expert enough? Believe it or not, most entrepreneurs struggle with mindset roadblocks at some point. I know I’m guilty of this myself! … Continue reading You CAN Teach the World What You Know. Start with A Positive Mindset.

What COVID-19 Should Teach Companies About Pandemic Planning

Nacho De Marco — May 5, 2020 The COVID-19 crisis spread so quickly around the world that most people, companies, organizations, and governments scrambled to address it in any way they could. In fact, if there’s something that defines the pandemic, that definitely has to be the lack of preparation for it. When faced with … Continue reading What COVID-19 Should Teach Companies About Pandemic Planning

Email marketers: Keep growing, but also take the time to teach others

Email marketing has a high burnout rate so to advance our industry, we must take more responsibility to educate our successors. Ryan Phelan on December 18, 2019 It has been a heck of a year for email marketers – not just professionally but for the industry at large. I’ve worked with an amazing collection of … Continue reading Email marketers: Keep growing, but also take the time to teach others

What Prince Can Teach You About Ad Agency Business Development

Tom Martin — September 4, 2019 Follow @TomMartin — September 4, 2019 From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository Prince wasn’t just a great singer, he was also a great sales prospecting philosopher. Don’t believe me? Let’s look at two of his songs and how he contrasts the painful traditional ad agency business development process … Continue reading What Prince Can Teach You About Ad Agency Business Development

Want a Fast, Flexible, and Focused Management Team? Teach Them to Iterate

Ed Muzio — June 13, 2019 Follow @edmuzio — June 13, 2019 Boiled down to its essence, management is a system of managers operating in concert, constantly adjusting resources based on new information coming in to keep the business on target. It involves coordinating complex efforts, enabling group work, and constantly asking the question, “What’s … Continue reading Want a Fast, Flexible, and Focused Management Team? Teach Them to Iterate