Quarters

Successful people vs. unsuccessful people – which profile fits you best?

 

From The Cool Hunter.

Why a water bottle is a better motivator than money

Hard to believe, but a recent experiment by German and Swiss researchers quoted in the Harvard Business Review suggests that thoughtful, non-monetary incentives have a greater impact on productivity than cold, hard cash.

 

The upshot? It really is the thought that counts — while employees appreciate money, they appreciate the effort employers put into selecting gifts [...]

Why men and women get stressed at work

From The Wall Street Journal.

Quotes to live by #1

How big is your signature?

According to a recent report from researchers at the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and the¬†University of Maryland, signature size matters:

People see a signature as a stand-in for themselves, and a bigger, more prominent moniker reveals a person’s larger-than-average self-regard, the research explains. If you have a big autograph, you’re not necessarily a [...]