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UCD Smurfit, Influence and Persuasive Communications Seminar

UCD Smurfit Business School will be hosting a 3 day Influence and Persuasive Communications Seminar on January 14-16 2015.

About UCD Smurfit Business School

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is Ireland’s leading business school and research centre. 176 more words


Myths About Entrepreneurship

Linda Rottenberg, author of Crazy Is a Compliment, on what it really takes to start a business.

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The 3 Pillars of Mediocre Management

There is an old joke, which is funny as it is based on standard guidance and practice for all mediocre  ‘C’* level executives.

In essence the outgoing CEO leaves his successor 3 numbered envelopes and tells him to open the first envelope when he hits his first crisis, the second envelope for the next disaster and then finally open the third envelope when the next catastrophe hits. 678 more words

Dick Lannister: Management Guru

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Make sure to snag a copy of this week’s The Coast in Halifax and check out the Career Minded supplement, or click here for the digital edition… 950 more words


My Days Off in Chicago

While most of my peers had 10-week internships, I had 12. This meant that I had just one week between the end of my internship and the beginning of the Fall quarter, and I had to return to Chicago two days after the end of my internship. 448 more words

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Why We Need to Outsmart Our Smart Devices

Most commentary about the Internet of Things assumes that we sacrifice privacy and security for huge efficiency gains. But what if the notion underlying that tradeoff — the idea that more connectivity always means greater efficiency — is flawed? 914 more words


A Military Leader’s Approach to Dealing with Complexity

The most effective leaders I’ve known or studied all share a common trait: they were unwilling to settle for the existing state of affairs. They believed with all their heart that what we focus on can become reality. 883 more words