career

We Want Your Professional Story

November 12th, 2012
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  LP Magazine is looking for innovating or different careers to profile. If you’re doing anything at high speed, beyond the edge of the envelope, in ways that innovates, changes the game, inspires, leaves a wake, or is just plain … Continue reading

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Box of Crayons: On Doing Great Work

November 6th, 2012
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  LPTrendsCareer – Box of Crayons – Helping Others Do Great Work. On Michael Bungay Stanier. Author, innovation expert, creativity coach, philanthropist, keynote speaker and yes, Rhodes Scholar, Michael Bungay Stanier knows all about the challenge of doing Great Work in … Continue reading

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Why Women Still Can’t Have It All?

October 25th, 2012
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  LPTrendsVillageIdeas. In the spirit of the upcoming election and going against the grain of popular ideas, ponder this truly thought-provoking and obviously emotions-provoking article series on the women’s movement, women and work, and a slightly different take on equality … Continue reading

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Brigadier Generals Know Extreme Leadership

October 10th, 2012
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  LPTrendsLeadership. “Brigadier General (Ret.) Thomas Kolditz, a Senior Lecturer at Yale University, on the future of leadership. Tom Kolditz has appeared on ABC World News, ABC 20-20, Al Jazeera, MSNBC, CBS, NPR, Calgary Today, Morning Ireland, and conducted interviews with the New York Times, the Associated … Continue reading

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You know, that John Cleese…

October 8th, 2012
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LPTrendsInnovativeThinking: John Cleese is really smart. He has a way with knowing exactly how to make you laugh your proverbial, British comedy-loving butt off. And who can forget or ignore his classics A Fish Called Wanda, or Monty Python’s Life of Brian… But … Continue reading

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Hipsters Teach: World Listens

September 25th, 2012
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  LPTrendsIdeas– Better Ways for Every Day We appreciated that at first blush this site could be construed as race-negative. But then we took off our bias and attachment filters and just absorbed. We appreciated the fact that their’s is … Continue reading

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Funny Things Real People Say

September 17th, 2012
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LPTrendsCoolJobs: Witstream. Lisa Cohen has a divergent, creative mind and innovating nose for technology and how to use it to its full potential. She helps us all find the funny, and real. Follow Lisa on Twitter, too. “Founder and Chief Executive Officer Lisa … Continue reading

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The Altucher Confidential

September 13th, 2012
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  LPTrendsThe Altucher Confidential – Ideas for a world out of balance. James Altucher wears a lot of hats – trader, investor, writer, entrepreneur. Author of I Was Blind But Now I See, How To Be The Luckiest Person Alive … Continue reading

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Going Pro

September 11th, 2012
Jackie Dotson, LCSW. Therapist. Writer. Disruptive Presence.

LPTrendsCareer: Going Pro. A really relevant and unique riff on the emerging, clarified definition of what it means to be professional. By Jackie Dotson, LCSW. Therapist. Writer. Disruptive Presence. You go girl. In recent months, a lot has been written … Continue reading

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Zanzibar Entrepreneur: Emerson Skeens

September 2nd, 2012
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LPTrendsEntrepreneurs: On Zanzibar’s Emerson Skeens by Susan Bainbridge. Levi-Strauss once said that all accounts of travel “create the illusion of something which no longer exists, but should exist.” And therein lies the dilemma of the consummate traveller; trapped into an … Continue reading

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