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Did you know that exercise and diet don’t stop you from dying at your desk?


We all know there have been countless articles about how we are dying at our desk from Harvard to WebMD, NBC, Time, Huffington Post, and the list goes on…


CNN just posted an article a couple of months ago...


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And the Phony Speaker Is...

By Shruthi Lapp, Posted May 1st 2015

Marcus Markam!


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 A reader of many NYT’s best-selling books. Mr. Markam’s hit reality show “How Tall Are You?” garnered response from critics in two cities and was glowingly described as “mind-numbing” by one TV executive. Although limited by his fear of...


Boston Marathon bombing survivor, mom, speaker and superwoman Rebekah Gregory crossed the finish line again at this year’s Boston Marathon! Two years ago, Rebekah was at the finish line of the marathon when the bomb exploded and one year ago she was pushed across the finish...


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Michael Finkel: True Story

By Michael Finkel, Posted April 17th 2015

"When you talk with someone when emotion is high, when adrenaline is pumping, you can really capture a person’s true nature. Wait even a few minutes and people often relax into a sort of bantering, gallows-humor mode following a near-death experience. But in the moments just after, the...


 


We are excited to announce that Jon Acuff’s newest work ‘Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck’ has secured a spot on the New York Times Best Seller list! Jon is a wonderful speaker and a stellar writer with a fantastic sense of humor. He truly...


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Unconditional Service

By Waldo Waldman, Posted April 10th 2015

Acts of kindness and the life lessons they teach us can appear in the most unlikely of places. 


I was recently flying from Atlanta to Phoenix and became friendly with my seatmate Don Laney, a former Special Forces soldier who was now a successful businessman living in Georgia.  We had a...


A few days ago, Twitter introduced the world to Periscope: a brand new app that lets users see the world through your perspective via live stream. Twitter recently bought the start up for about $100 million and it has been making quite a ripple in the tech and social media world. Since its...


Today’s corporate leaders are under intense pressure to deliver continuous business growth. But where exactly is this growth supposed to come from? What most companies understand now is that the only way to drive profitable growth and wealth creation over the longer term is to innovate.


In...


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How Big Ideas Are Built

By Rowan Gibson, Posted March 21st 2015

Companies often ask themselves why their innovation efforts seem to produce so few truly game-changing ideas. Why are they mostly getting only lukewarm suggestions for incremental improvements rather than radical new concepts for revolutionizing their industries? How can an organization get...


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The Susan G. Komen Foundation for the Cure has become the largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors, advocates for prevention and initiatives for funding breast cancer research. Founded in 1982 and named after her sister, who lost the battle with cancer, Nancy Brinker fought to grow...