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Why Ethics Matter For Social Media, Silicon Valley And Every Tech Industry Leader

At one time, the idea of technology and social media significantly influencing society and politics would’ve sounded crazy. Now, with technology so embedded into the fabric of our lives, it’s a reality that raises legitimate questions about Silicon Valley’s ethical responsibility.  Should tech companies step in to create and enforce guidelines within their platforms if […]

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How To Build Trust With Clients As The New Kid On The Block: A Case Study With Real Estate Agent Adam Olsen

Starting from scratch in a new industry means earning everything—from opportunities, to meetings with investors, to your clients’ trust.  When you’re in an industry that’s especially traditional, like law, accounting, or real estate, for example, it can be even more challenging to land those first few clients. You’re not only competing with other professionals—you’re also […]

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Why Now Is A Perfect Time To Practice Mindfulness According To Zen Leader Shantum Seth

With a name that literally translates to “peaceful,” Shantum Seth seemed destined to lead a life dedicated to mindfulness. As an Ordained Teacher in the Zen Buddhist lineage learned under the great Thich Nhat Hanh, he has led pilgrimages and lessons on mindful living worldwide. Shantum even names celebrities like Drew Barrymore and Sting as […]

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Leadership Is Filled With Tension. Why Is That A Good Thing?

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin vibrant rope from tangle getty Leading an organization is incredibly rewarding and equally humbling. It requires healthy doses of confidence and humility. Every success is built on lessons from mistakes made. You are frequently questioning your assumptions, being questioned, assessing your decisions, weighing data versus instinct, […]