We are in the middle of the summer biking season and I have taken a week off. Why? To rest and recharge my legs after some very long rides. Overtraining can cause persistent soreness, suppressed immunity, injuries, moodiness and loss of motivation. Rest isn’t the absence of training, it’s an important component of it.
A small number of 42 social patients across four disease states – Fibromyalgia, hemophilia, MS, and asthma were studied by the New Solutions Factory. Most questions were open-ended, which allowed respondents to elaborate but the results are very interesting…
You Control Your Company Culture
Employees Feel Like a “Cog in the Machine”
Brigadier General Stanley McChrystal is fond of saying that leadership starts with a shared purpose—when talented masons, carpenters, and glassworkers can all see the vision past their individual craft and know that they’re part of the team “building the cathedral.”
Detachment from the goals at large leads to detached interest. Employees feel left behind or that they aren’t heading in the same direction as the organization. This is where destructive self-interest begins to interference
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American workers are too scared to go on vacation.
About 40 percent of us don’t plan on using all of our paid time off this year, according to a new survey released Tuesday by the U.S. Travel Association and GfK, a market research firm. The surv…
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POST SUMMARY: Google said that AdWords will no longer allow advertisers to prevent their ads from showing up on “close variants” of their keywords — i.e., ads will, by default, show up on both the advertiser’s keywords and on close spellings. If you bid on the singular version of a keyword, it might also show on the plural version and you can no longer tell Google you don’t want that. Your ads…
POST SUMMARY: In an era where people don’t trust the mainstream media and get their new via the Internet everyone with a computer is a journalist. Unfortunately, there are too many people spreading misinformation and that misinformation is aimed directly at drug companies. (more…)