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To Get What You Want, Ask for It First and Save the Pleasantries for Later [Video]

In a Creative Mornings talk, creative thinker Simon Sinek demonstrates very clearly how the way you phrase a request for something you want will often mean the difference between someone helping you and someone finding you annoying. It all has to do with the order. More »
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Want Your Kickstarter Project To Succeed? Research Says These Phrases Could Help

Business & Finance : Fast Company (11 months ago)

Funded projects often highlight reciprocity, offering gifts to backers. What's the difference between Kickstarter projects that fail and those that succeed? Georgia Tech researchers say it's all in how the campaigns are phrased. Rea... Read Post

Simon Sinek on Great Leaders

Business & Finance : The Mission Driven Business (last year)

What separates great leaders from bad ones? Listen up as the TED talker explains the difference. Simon Sinek is the optimistic sort, but he wants to see more compassionate leaders. "In the military, they give medals for people who a... Read Post

From Start With Why to Leaders Eat Last: An Interview With Simon Sinek

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog (11 months ago)

In September, 2009, at an independently organized TED event, Simon Sinek gave an 18-minute talk explaining how great leaders inspire others to take action. The sound quality of this video was not very good. Simon did not speak as we... Read Post


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