Monthly Archives: March 2015

Recommended Read: Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahneman

Major New York Times bestseller Winner of the National Academy of Sciences Best Book Award in 2012 Selected by the New York Times Book Review as one of the best books of 2011 A Globe and Mail Best Books of the Year 2011 Title One of The Economist’s 2011 Books of the Year One of The Wall Street Journal's Best Nonfiction Books of the…
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Making Sure All Your Meetings are Productive

1. Set and send the agenda in advance. It’s hard to get anywhere in life without a sense of direction and  meetings are no different. Before you start, give people a heads up of what is going to be covered. People benefit greatly by having a sense for where they are going. What type of…
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8 Habits of Remarkable Leaders

1. They praise. It's easy to tell when employee recognition is simply one entry on a very long to-do list. We've all been around people who occasionally -- and awkwardly -- shake a few hands and pat a few backs. No matter how hard they try to fake it, their insincerity is evident. (Tell me…
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Productivity Tools for Every Startup

1. Sway. Sway is one of Satya Nadella’s new gambles and by the looks of it, it’s a pretty sweet one. Positioned as an app that lets you “build and share a polished, interactive web-based canvas of your work,”  it comes across as PowerPoint Lite. Sway lets you create a web enabled presentation from your iPhone,…
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