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Podcast #675: The Humble, Narcissistic Leader

Research, not to mention anecdotal observation, shows that a lot of narcissists end up in leadership positions. That’s because the qualities narcissism enlarges into extremes — confidence, assertiveness, a sense of destiny — help people rise to the top. Unfortunately, the same qualities of narcissism that help an individual obtain a leadership position, can prevent them from being effective in that position, and from holding onto it. My guest’s research has uncovered what can be a solution to...
Tags: Podcast, Leadership, Steve Jobs, Washington, Life, George Washington, Brad, Walter Isaacson, A Man's Life, Brad Owens, Brad Brad, Ron Chernow Steve Jobs


Zillow Drops Complaint Against Blogger After Backlash Over Copyright Claim (slashdot)

The blog "McMansion Hell" is back up and running days after Zillow threatened the site's creator, Kate Wagner, into taking it down. Zillow's decision to withdraw their complaint came soon after the Electronic Frontier Foundation announced it would defend Wagner pro bono. GeekWire reports: "We have decided not to pursue any legal action against Kate Wagner and McMansion Hell," a statement from the company said Thursday. "We've had a lot of conversations about this, including with attorneys from t...
Tags: News, Eff, Kate, Zillow, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Wagner, GeekWire, BeauHD, Daniel Nazer, Kate Wagner, McMansion Hell, Brad Owens


Zillow Drops Complaint Against Blogger After Backlash Over Copyright Claim

The blog "McMansion Hell" is back up and running days after Zillow threatened the site's creator, Kate Wagner, into taking it down. Zillow's decision to withdraw their complaint came soon after the Electronic Frontier Foundation announced it would defend Wagner pro bono. GeekWire reports: "We have decided not to pursue any legal action against Kate Wagner and McMansion Hell," a statement from the company said Thursday. "We've had a lot of conversations about this, including with attorneys from t...
Tags: Tech, Eff, Kate, Zillow, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Wagner, GeekWire, Daniel Nazer, Kate Wagner, McMansion Hell, Brad Owens