Justin Rogers The Detroit News Published 6:17 p.m. UTC Jul 26, 2018 Allen Park – Entering his 10th training camp, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is still learning and looking for ways to get improve. Many things come easier than they did when he was a younger player. Repetition is the father of learning and he’s seen just about everything a defense can throw at him. As he’s processed that experience, he’s seen a steady increase in his efficiency in recent years, as well as a decline in his mistakes. Other things come harder. At 30 years old, he readily admits his body doesn’t recover as quickly as it used to when he entered the league, a fresh-faced 21-year-old kid out of the University of Georgia. “Just getting up and moving around is more difficult as you play more years,” Stafford said. That’s not to say he’s breaking down. Stafford has started a franchise-record 112 consecutive games at quarterback and … [Read more...] about Lions’ Stafford still looking for ways to get better in year 10
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Published July 05, 2018 Markets ETF Trends Facebook Twitter Comments Print This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com. By Eric Dutram, DWS The price-to-earnings (PE) ratio is one of the most fundamental metrics in the world of equity investing. It is a quick and easy way to gauge how much investors are currently paying for a dollar of earnings from any given company. While the PE ratio represents a snapshot of a company’s relative value [...] Continue Reading Below Read more at ETFTrends.com > … [Read more...] about Is There A Better Way to Look at PE Ratios?
Clarity and kindness go a long way. Nina Zipkin Published 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Photo: Thomas Barwick | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Thomas Barwick | Getty Images 7 Ways to Get Better at Working With Others 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Success is impossible without communication and collaboration. While your business idea might begin in your head, in order to scale your company you’re going to need other people to help realize and execute your vision. But even if you're still in the corporate world, working on your side hustle, teamwork is an essential skill. Here are seven ways to get better at working with others. 1. Provide clear and constructive feedback. Group working situations can be fraught, especially when it comes to deadline pressure. But to avoid fights that … [Read more...] about 7 Ways to Get Better at Working With Others
Forty percent of your actions are habits, but are these habits actually helping you to succeed? David Meltzer Published 4:30 pm, Friday, June 1, 2018 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images 4 Ways to Build Better Habits 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Humans are creatures of habit. We tend to repeat the same activities over and over. This repetition can work for us -- or against us. It's important to stop and ask yourself: "Are my habits truly helping me do my best work? Or are they setting me up to fail?" 1. Maxing out your morning The first step in building better habits is to maximize your morning routine: Start your day with efficiency and effectiveness. Studies show that we're much more productive in the morning, so it's vitally important to … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Build Better Habits
Success hinges on knowing how to decline. The Oracles Published 12:00 pm, Monday, April 30, 2018 Photo: Mary Delaney | The Oracles Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Mary Delaney | The Oracles 8 Ways to Say 'No' So You Say 'Yes' to What Matters Most 1 / 1 Back to Gallery As an entrepreneur, your time and energy are in constant demand. If you’re not careful, too many “Yeses” to distractions and invitations—like coffee with no precise purpose—will sabotage your creative and productive output. Accomplished entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles divulge how to say “No,” once and for all. Molly Bloom Image Credit: The Oracles 1. Run every opportunity through a litmus test. In my early 20s, I thought that ambition meant leaving no stone unturned, no potential client, … [Read more...] about 8 Ways to Say ‘No’ So You Say ‘Yes’ to What Matters Most