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Category: Personal information & knowledge management


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

6 Ways To Close A Cold Call Every Time

September 15, 2020

Via: Forbes

For 99% of the population, cold calling is one of the worst parts of selling. The rejection can be harsh and no one likes to feel that way. But what if I told you that cold calling is actually amazing […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How I learned to tell stories on purpose in Frog Fractions 2

September 11, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

In this article, I’ll explain how I went from having basically no idea how to construct a story to making players cry with my story (in a good way this time). There are big spoilers for the Frog Fractions Hat […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How Redundancy Can Liberate That Hidden Entrepreneur Inside You

September 8, 2020

Via: Forbes

Redundancy has always been a catalyst for new business startups. Understandably, it can be a devastating personal experience, but it can also be liberating, providing people with the push they need to overcome the fear factor that held them back […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How to stop comparing yourself to past versions of you

August 20, 2020

Via: Mashable

“You have a new memory,” my phone informed me one evening recently. However ‘new’ it was, this memory did not inspire joy or nostalgia. Every now and then, my iPhone sends me a push alert to tell me it’s curated […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

She Was Rejected by 86 Investors Before Hearing a Single Yes–and It Was From Jay-Z

August 4, 2020

Via: Inc.

As a Black female entrepreneur in America, Denise Woodard knows about taking risks. While still working a day job in 2016, Woodard launched Partake Foods, a maker of allergen-free cookies based in Jersey City, New Jersey, with her life savings, […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

What Your Kids Can Teach You About Being a Better Manager (Seriously)

July 16, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

Working from home with kids presents all sorts of challenges, and it’s not just the threat of your child interrupting your latest video call. There’s the time management, interpersonal conflicts, frequent distractions, and more. As someone who’s worked from home […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

6 easy ways to live more sustainably (that you still refuse to do)

July 16, 2020

Via: Mashable

We all claim to love the planet, but do we really? It’s easy to love something when it’s lavishing you with refreshing hikes, clear lakes, and gorgeously glowing sunsets. It’s much harder when the object of your affections asks for […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Best Self Improvement Apps for Entrepreneurs

July 15, 2020

Via: Small Business Trends

Successful business people like entrepreneurs have usually undertaken a lot of positive personal development to achieve the state of mind that keeps them focused and motivated. For some people, this attitude comes more naturally than for others, but it is […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Why Innovators Like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos Embrace This Ancient Problem-Solving Technique

July 13, 2020

Via: Inc.

When I worked in manufacturing, we worked tirelessly to reduce job changeover time. Like a NASCAR pit crew — the analogy productivity consultants always used — we hunted for ten seconds here, twenty seconds there… incremental improvements that would hopefully […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Facebook to warn users before they share old news articles

June 26, 2020

Via: The Verge

Facebook is rolling out a new feature globally that will warn users if they’re about to share an article that’s over 90 days old. The feature, which was announced in a blog post, is designed to give people more context […]