It's such a savage thing to lose your memory, but the crazy thing is it doesn't hurt one bit. A blackout doesn't sting or stab or leave a scar when it robs you. Close your eyes and open them again. That's what a blackout feels like. For Sarah Hepola, alcohol was 'the gasoline of all adventure'. She spent her evenings at cocktail parties and dark bars where she proudly stayed till last call. Drinking felt like freedom, part of her birthright as a strong, enlightened 21st-century woman.
"Marie Kondo and the Cult of Tidying Up" is from the February 27, 2015 Arts & Entertainment section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Jennifer Maloney, Megumi Fujikawa and narrated by Ken Borgers.
Managing Change in Crisis is designed to strengthen businesses, organizations, and indivduals affected by the September 11 crisis. This address by Dr. Stephen R. Covey offers uplifting and encouraging words to help us all focus on what matters most, regain and rebuild trust with each other in a time of tragedy, how to coach co-workers and loved ones through crisis, and reminds us all of the nobility of the public servant.
"Headlines from What's News" is from the October 08, 2015 of The Wall Street Journal. It was narrated by Alexander Quincy.
In Business Spotlight Audio 1/2015 für Januar/Februar gibt es zwei Spezialthemen. Zunächst geht es darum, wie Sie kurze, zufällige Gespräche nutzen, um Kontakte zu Geschäftspartnern aufzubauen. Der zweite Schwerpunkt befasst sich mit dem kanadischen Astronauten Chris Hadfield, der durch seine musikalische Einlage an Bord der Raumstation ISS zu Weltruhm gelangte. In der Rubrik Easy English geht es um die Präsentation von Informationen.
Klar, dass Ihre Ideen die besten sind! Nur, wie "verkaufen" Sie diese den Kollegen und dem Chef...
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This is the first book to present innovation and entrepreneurship as a purposeful and systematic discipline. It clearly explains and analyzes the challenges and opportunities of America's new entrepreneurial economy. Peter Drucker, the most influential and widely-read thinker and writer on modern organizations, gives us a superbly practical book that explains what established businesses, public service institutions, and new ventures have to know, have to learn, and have to do in today's economy and marketplace.
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"The President and the Press", by Steve Coll; "All Hail!", by Ian Parker; "Glimmer Twins", by Sarah Larson; "After Black Rock", by Joyce Carol Oates; "The Crime of Our Life", by Roger Angell; "Twisted", by George Pelecanos; "The Ripper", by David Peace; "In the Back Cabana", by Adam Gopnik; "Slide to Unlock", by Ed Park; "Return Engagement", by Alex Ross; and "Rob Jobs", by David Denby.
Seth Godin, one of today's most influential business thinkers, writes best-selling books like Purple Cow and All Marketers Are Liars. And in between those annual books, he delivers a daily stream of ideas on one of the world's most popular blogs.
"Perfect when you need to boost your creativity"
Businesses hoping to survive over the long term will have to remake themselves into better competitors at least once along the way. These efforts have gone under many banners: total quality management, reengineering, rightsizing, restructuring, cultural change, and turnarounds, to name a few. In almost every case, the goal has been to cope with a new, more challenging market by changing the way business is conducted. In this article, John Kotter outlines the eight largest errors that can doom these efforts.
Nach einem Besuch von Notre-Dame und der Heiligen Kapelle denken viele, sie hätten das Herz von Paris, die sogenannte Île de la Cité entdeckt...
In 1990, IBM had its most profitable year ever. By 1993, the company was on a watch list for extinction, victimized by its own lumbering size, an insular corporate culture, and the PC era IBM had itself helped invent.
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Here's a creative way to make the best use of your morning commute: listen to The Wall Street Journal. Each morning, you'll get the must-hear stories from the Journal's front page, as well as the most popular columns and briefings from Marketplace, Money & Investing, and more. And, every Friday, you'll get a bonus delivery: features, columns, and reviews from the Weekend Journal.
When some managers take over a new job, they hit the ground running. They learn the ropes, get along with their bosses and subordinates, gain credibility, and ultimately master the situation. Others, however, don't do so well. What accounts for the difference? In this article, first published in 1985, Harvard Business School professor John J. Gabarro relates the findings of two sets of field studies he conducted, covering 14 management successions.
"'A Streetcar Named Desire' Review: Let Them See You Sweat" is from the July 24,2015 Opinion section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Terry Teachout and narrated by Ken Borgers.
Hören Sie in dieser Ausgabe den 3. Teil zum Thema "Formen des Kommunizierens" und einen Artikel über die Insel Sardinien...
Donald Trump and Robert Kiyosaki are both concerned. Their concern is that the rich are getting richer, but America is getting poorer. The entitlement mentality is epidemic, creating people who expect their country, employer, or family to take care of them. And like the polar ice caps, the middle class is disappearing. America is becoming a two-class society, and soon you will be either rich or poor. Trump and Kiyosaki want you to be rich.
"'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' Review: Funny Filmmaking Meets Serious Subject" is from the June 12, 2015 Arts & Entertainment section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Joe Morgenstern and narrated by Ken Borgers.
Employers can choose from lots of tools when they want to encourage employees to work together toward a new corporate goal. One of the rarest managerial skills is the ability to understand which tools will work in a given situation and which will misfire.
"Labor Shortage Pinches Home Builders" is from the October 13, 2015 Economics section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Kris Hudson and Jeffrey Sparshott and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Central Bankers Urge Fed to Get On With Interest-Rate Increase" is from the October 12, 2015 Economy section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by David Harrison and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Cyberwar Ignites a New Arms Race" is from the October 12, 2015 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Damian Paletta, Danny Yadron and Jennifer Valentino-DeVries and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Democrats Against ObamaSave" is from the October 12, 2015 Opinion section of The Wall Street Journal. It was narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Headlines from Tech" is from the October 12, 2015 of The Wall Street Journal. It was narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Headlines from What's News" is from the October 12, 2015 of The Wall Street Journal. It was narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Iran Test-Fires New Missile" is from the October 12, 2015 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Aresu Eqbali and Asa Fitch and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"The Number Biotech Bargain-Hunters Have to Watch" is from the October 12, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Charley Grant and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Twitter Said to Cut Jobs With Dorsey at the Helm" is from the October 12, 2015 Tech section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Yoree Koh and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
It's the perfect listen for your morning commute! In the time it takes you to get to work, you'll hear a digest of the day's top stories, prepared by the editorial staff of The New York Times. Each edition includes articles from the front page, as well as the paper's international, national, business, sports, and editorial sections.
"Profit Margins Take Spotlight in U.S. Earnings Season" is from the October 12, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Saumya Vaishampayan and Corrie Driebusch and narrated by Alexander Quincy.