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March 2017 Newsletter

Millions of workers around the world are at risk of losing their jobs to robots – but Americans should be particularly worried. Thirty-eight percent of jobs in the U.S. are at high risk of being replaced by robots an artificial…
CNN Money

Competition between employees is an inescapable part of most people’s work lives. Whether overtly or otherwise, most companies create a…
Harvard Business Review

A lot of people spend double digit hours sitting in meetings. Some think it is a mark of ‘being busy’, others say this is how they function…
People Matters

Even though online businesses are becoming more prevalent, they haven’t become any easier to launch. To give your online business a greater…
Entrepreneur

Thanks to advances in neuroscience, brain scans, and data-driven studies, we’ve learned more about persuasion in the past decade than we had…
Business Insider

Technology has revolutionized every part of our lives, from the way we eat and shop, to how we socialize, date and receive our news. The world…
The Startup Magazine

How do you become a better salesperson? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from…
INC

Structure organizes human activities and help us understand the world with less effort, but it can be the killer of creativity, concludes a study from…
Rotman School of Management

Nearly five years ago, our company ran some experiments designed to improve the sales experience. We looked at employees who had expertise …
AllBusiness

What makes marketing creative? Is it more imagination or innovation? Is a creative marketer more artist or entrepreneur? Historically, the term …
Harvard Business Review

We all love to hear ourselves talk, and good interviewers can make a job applicant open up just by asking the right questions. But what…
Fast Company

There is nothing so useful for a leading-edge thinker as a succinct idea, stated plainly and simply, that makes your practice better. For people…
Strategy+Business

“If life gives you lemons, create a phony lemon shortage to inflate prices, then sell them to a
gullible public for a quick profit.”
Copyright © Randy Glasbergen

Trivia

New York businessman Arnold Rothstein is widely reputed to have been behind what major sports scandal in the early part of the 20th century?

See the answer below.

Every March, we welcome the madness of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament. No matter…
Advertising Age

Two months after the signing of the Vietnam peace agreement, the last U.S. combat troops leave South Vietnam
The day was Mar 29. What year was it?

Quote of the Week

“Get five or six of your smartest friends in a room and ask them to rate your idea.”
Mark Pincus, Zynga CEO

Trivia

New York businessman Arnold Rothstein is widely reputed to have been behind what major sports scandal in the early part of the 20th century?
Answer: Baseball’s Black Sox scandal