Live in Austin, Texas? Expand your professional and social circles with these networking opportunities. Who knows, you might find your next boss - or maybe just a new best friend! The post 9 Networking Events in Austin You Won’t Want to Miss appeared first on Brazen Life.
Mobilizing a community calls for a different kind of leadership than we've seen thus far.
Nothing is more revealing than movement. - Martha Graham
Take a page out of the Heineken digital strategy book.
Can you speak more than one language? Here’s why multilingualism is a coveted skill -- and why it could be key to landing your next job. The post Why Learning Languages Makes You a More Appealing Job Candidate appeared first on Brazen Life.
The Internet of Things isn't entirely new.
Writing in The New Republic, Michael Kimmage reviews the new biography of George Marshall. An excerpt: In their search for a statesman’s grand gestures, the Ungers and Hirshon devalue the challenge of coordination in World War II and in the early Cold War. Show More Summary
The shamed and infamous White House intern is stepping out of the shadows and attempting to rebrand herself. Her brave move provides lessons for all entrepreneurs.
Peter Post explains the difference between American style of cutting food and continental style. Which is correct? Post untangles this oft-asked etiquette question.
An employee whose company has a selective interview process shares his best tips for hopeful job applicants. The post 5 Ways Millennials Can Nail Their Next Job Interview appeared first on Brazen Life.
A webinar on generating new ideas.
On Oct. 15, 2013, a group of 113 men, women and children set out from Niger for Europe, where they hoped to find food, prosperity and happiness. The group included Samani, a 25-year-old Nigerien -- his intended destination, the Mediterranean coast, was 2,500 kilometers (1,553 miles) away. Read all of the article at Spiegel Online.
Lots of companies have an annual performance review that goes along with the calendar year, which means right now it’s probably on your mind. If you’re a manager, you’re dreading writing them. And unless you own the company, you’re probably dreading receiving yours — no matter if you’re a top notch employee. Even if your […]
I believe that every meeting in every organization should be canceled, only those that have a specific purpose should be rescheduled, and the intervals of standing meetings should be set based upon the needs of current reality instead of habit. - David Allen
New research sheds light on the best day to book cheap flights.
Elaine offers advice on what to do when your spouse has been laid off.
With your dream job on the horizon, you need to take these steps to seal the deal. The post 4 Things You Need to Do to Land Your Dream Job appeared first on Brazen Life.
An open letter to Tim Cook.
Stepped on scale in my doctor's office. It read: "Come back alone." [I think that was a Henny Youngman joke.] My doctor does not age. He asks a lot of questions and gives me a great deal of time. Taps away on his computer, unlike my childhood doctors who carved notes on coconuts. Show More Summary
Learning how to be a leader can happen through a seminar, or through living life. Often, though, lessons in leadership happen everywhere, and sometimes against our will. My first mistake was having a late night meeting, leaving my husband and children home alone. By the time I got home at 10:00 pm the trek had […]