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'Am I delusional?': How to get honest answers according to the former CEO of Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and KFC

David Novak shares the dangers of becoming deluded as an executive and how asking for complete hone…

David Novak   


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I finally earned my dream job in the C-suite, but my relationships suffered

In this excerpt from Jennifer Romolini's book "Ambition Monster: A Memoir," she describes the ways …

Jennifer Romolini   


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When my husband was laid off, we tried to reassure our kids everything would be OK. Meanwhile, I wasn't so sure.

Our kids struggled to understand what it meant when we told them that my husband was laid off. We r…

Liz Alterman   


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Barbara Corcoran says all great entrepreneurs have imposter syndrome, and it's key to success

The "Shark Tank" investor explained why imposter syndrome and feelings of self-doubt can be helpful…

Sawdah Bhaimiya   


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Amazon hired an ex-Trader Joe's employee to access company secrets and replicate products from the grocer: new book

Amazon repeatedly pressured a former Trader Joe's employee for data in order to find out which item…

Lloyd Lee   


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Book excerpt: There are 0 consequences for those who ejaculate irresponsibly

In this adapted excerpt from her book, the author says men represent 85% of child-support providers…

Gabrielle Blair   


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Ending the 40-hour workweek is possible, but it'll require sacrifices from all of us

The 40-hour workweek is getting criticized for being outdated. But changes to the workplace don't o…

Dan DeFrancesco   


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Rebel Wilson's tell-all book has been delayed indefinitely in Australia amid Sacha Baron Cohen harassment allegations

Publisher HarperCollins said the book's UK and Australian release had been postponed due to Wilson'…

Eve Crosbie   


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Arnold Schwarzenegger said successful people see other people as 'resources' to help achieve their goals

76-year-old Arnold Schwarzenegger said successful people are like a "sponge" that "soak up" informa…

Sawdah Bhaimiya   


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5 research-backed practices to help you grow through times of struggle, according to an ex-Navy SEAL

An excerpt from Brent Gleeson's book, "Embrace the Suck: The Navy Seal Way to an Extraordinary Life…

Brent Gleeson   


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5 habits leaders should adopt to energize employees

Mark Gregory and Alex Lewis set out five habits CEOs should adopt to engage their employees in this…

Mark Gregory and Alex Lewis   


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My single mother was a wandering musician. I felt most at home while camping on the outskirts of Alaska's many music festivals.

The author says that she grew up wandering from music festival to music festival and that she would…

Keema Waterfield   


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Immigrants walk a tightrope between two cultures. That's especially true for parents.

The author, who has lived in the US for most of her life, talked to other immigrant parents about a…

Masha Rumer   


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I read an ex-Apollo partner's tell-all book about the inner workings of private equity and was perplexed and ultimately disappointed

Masters of private equity always beat the markets because they have a winning mindset, argues the a…

Jonathan A. Knee   


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It's not a Black woman's job to be less threatening in the workplace. This is how to boldly occupy space.

Business coach Joyce Johnson says the onus should not be on African American women to make their wh…

Joyce Johnson   


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The dramatic untold story of what happened inside Apple after Steve Jobs died and Tim Cook and Jony Ive took over is told in a new book

More than 200 current and former Apple execs were interviewed for Tripp Mickle's "After Steve: How …

Jonathan A. Knee   


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Streaming services battling to compete with Netflix are spending a lot of money, very badly, a new book says

"Binge Times" goes behind the scenes of the video streaming wars and media companies' urgent effort…

Jonathan A. Knee   


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In an age of disasters, a new book explains how we can better prepare for worst-care scenarios

Author Juliette Kayyem says disaster management must be accessible to all of us, but her argument s…

Jonathan A. Knee   


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3 ways the book 'You Are A Badass' taught me how to get out of my own way and level up my life and career

"You Are A Badass" by Jen Sincero taught one writer to get clear on her purpose, stop making excuse…

Jaime Stathis