“Influence is a funny thing. Once it required leaping through certain hoops: Winning political office, say, or starting a large business. But technology democratizes anything it touches, and now, thanks to social media, you can have followers even if you haven’t done the sorts of things (like starting a major religion) that won you "followers" in the past.”—Here are some ways to go about becoming a guru from How To Become A Guru from CNN’s MoneyWatch
“Like Mark Twain used to say, if you eat a live frog for breakfast, the rest of the day will taste great (burp).”—Here are some tips for knocking more things of your To Do list today:- Keep just one list
- The 1-3-5 Rule
- Complete one cringe-worthy mission before lunch
NYC tech startup, On Deck Capital, is running a contest to celebrate the opening of its new NYC headquarters. The contest will connect one deserving New York City-based small business with $10,000. All you have to do is describe in 100 words or less how the money would help your business grow….