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How to Deal With a Big Decision When the Boss Is Away

A big problem has somehow landed in your lap. Everyone’s looking to you to make the final decision, the ripples of which will extend f...

Critical Thinking and the Case for “Bigfoot”

“Fake news” isn’t so new after all – there have been reports for decades of a giant ape-like beast in the mountainous wi...

A Survivor’s Guide to Artificial Intelligence

I rented a luxury car recently, so that I could travel in style to my eldest son’s wedding. I was delighted, primarily with the celebr...

What’s the Effect (or is it Affect) of Poor Memory?

Have you ever had something that you need to remember, which – no matter how hard you try – just won’t stick in your memory? A person...

I Made a Mistake! Should I Keep Quiet?

Everyone makes mistakes. And I’d bet that anyone who says they haven’t made a mistake hasn’t accomplished much in life. An...

Enter the Matrix, and Choose Your Path

Luckily, we’re talking about the Boston Matrix – a tool to help marketing managers with product portfolio planning – not what Kean...

5 Easy Ways to Stay Safe Online

Keeping ourselves safe in the online world has never been more important, given the vast amounts of time that we spend pinging messages, che...

#MTtalk: How to Problem Solve Creatively

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer, author and speaker (1940-2015) Ba...