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8 Ways to Think for Extraordinary Results
October 10, 2014

Consulting firm Gap International recently conducted a survey of more than 500 global business leaders to answer this question: What thinking leads to extraordinary results? The answers are both powerful and illuminating. Most surprising to the researchers was the fact that leaders who achieve extraordinary results are more focused on others than on themselves.

According to Gap International, these eight ways of thinking can lead those who practice them to extraordinary results. If you adopt these mindsets for your own, you too can achieve extraordinary results.

UPS Introduces Convenient Delivery Lockers
October 9, 2014

UPS has launched a trial run of delivery lockers that let customers pick up packages whenever they want, rather than wait for them to be delivered to their home. 

The Kansas City Royals Lead All Teams in Merchandise This Postseason
October 9, 2014

The Kansas City Royals are the darlings of the MLB postseason. After rallying to beat the Athletics in the Wild Card, Kansas City swept the Angels to reach the ALCS. Since Oct. 1—the day after the Royals’ extra-inning win over the Athletics—Kansas City has been the top-selling MLB team on Fanatics.com. Additionally, people from all 50 states have bought Royals gear, and three of the top five MLB items sold on Fanatics.com since Oct. 1 have been Royals products.

The True Definition of Selling
October 9, 2014

Many people don't like selling, and some use the word "hate" to describe their feelings about it. Since it's hard for people to do something well that that they dislike doing, most people are inept and awkward when they try to sell.


And that's a shame, because success in business is directly proportional to your ability to sell: yourself, your services and your ideas. If you can't (or won't) learn to sell, it's like you've clamped lead weights on your legs before starting down the road to success.

UPS Introduces Convenient Delivery Lockers
October 9, 2014

UPS has launched a trial run of delivery lockers that let customers pick up packages whenever they want, rather than wait for them to be delivered to their home.