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11 things successful people do in the first 3 months at a new job

You landed the job. Congrats!<p>Now it's time to make your boss love you by becoming a star employee. Start with these 11 things successful people do to make the most of the first three months in a new position.

Top CEOs Say These Are the 8 Habits You Need to Ditch If You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

None of us is going to win the I'm-Perfect Award any time soon. But we can at least try to prune away some of our faults. To give you a little direction, I asked leading CEOs what bad habits they think are the most critical to ditch.<p>1. Not asking for help<p>"[When the same tactics are no longer …

6 Signs to Instantly Identify Someone With True Leadership Skills | Inc.com

What are the defining attributes of great leaders? That's the age-old question thought leaders and scholars galore have been attempting to answer in mountains of books and literature.<p>While great leadership, to an extent, can be personal and subjective to the follower, there are universal principles …

Leadership

Want to Raise Kids Who Won't Give Up Easily? Teach Them the 'Batman Effect' | Inc.com

It's tough to teach kids perseverance and mental strength in the modern world. Technology allows for instant gratification and our digital devices offer an easy escape when things get tough.<p>Kids have shorter attention spans and less patience than ever when things aren't going their way. The good …

Kids

The No. 1 Secret to Success in Business (and Life) | Inc.com

I've been fortunate to be surrounded by amazing people as I've traveled for speaking and events. Something I always try to look out for is advice from diverse groups of people. Last year, as I listened to various speakers share their stories, one woman who stood out to me was Carrie Kerpen. So, I …

The world banded together to heal the ozone layer, and now NASA says it's working

Earth's infamous ozone hole won't fully recover for another half-century, but NASA has its best evidence yet that this massive environmental scar is …

This Is the Single Greatest Gift You Can Give Yourself As a Leader | Inc.com

Everyone and their mother has their secret to leadership and there's no shortage of articles on leadership lessons extracted from virtually everything.<p>I'm waiting for Omarosa's Book on Leadership--which I will promptly not buy.<p>Anyhow, it's difficult to find leadership approaches that are …

Leadership

Here Are the First 6 Books You Should Read In 2018 | Inc.com

If you love lists, December is a fun month to browse the internet. These lists usually take one of two forms: You're looking back on the previous year or eyeing the horizon for the year to come.<p>Some of the lists in the rearview mirror are autopsies. Here's what went wrong or the biggest flame …

Self-improvement

This Mentoring Tip Will Rock Your World Today | Inc.com

The year 2017 was all about mentoring for me.<p>I've written about it multiple times, and I'll write about it again. Every Friday since January, I visited a college campus and met with several students to try and pass on a little knowledge about social media and writing. I wasn't always perfectly …

Mentoring

16 Inspiring Prints That Will Motivate You to Live Your Best Life in 2018 — All From Etsy

We could all use a little motivation every once in a while. If you want to start 2018 on a positive and productive note, we have the perfect items to help you along. We gathered all of our favorite inspirational prints on Etsy that you can hang in your home. They are incredibly affordable and will …

Motivation

8 Ways to Ignite Motivation in Your Life

Motivation is like our inner rocket fuel. It acts as a surge of energy that pulses through us and pushes us to get things done. When motivation comes, it can be pure magic. You feel powerful and focused. You feel confident that you can pretty much conquer anything that comes your way. …

Motivation

How the Best Leaders Resolve Workplace Conflicts | Inc.com

Disagreements among people in a workplace are common. When they're on your team, those disagreements have the potential to escalate into conflict between coworkers, creating a distracting, unproductive, and negative working environment. And if you're in charge, your staff's problems are your …

Leadership

It's Not Magic: You Can Have Amazing Executive Presence | Inc.com

You're smart. You're educated. You have a resume packed with accomplishments. But you're not getting ahead.<p>As an executive coach, I often hear similar frustrations from many of my clients around the world. These leaders are ready to move up in their careers and yet promotions routinely pass them …

Leadership

17 Books Read by Incredibly Successful People | Inc.com

Whether you're looking for the perfect gift, or need inspiration yourself, these books come highly recommended by executives who thrive on self-improvement.<p>1. <i>The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive</i> by Patrick Lencioni<p>"This was a great book and very easy to read. The one piece of it that …

Self-improvement

This Entrepreneur Shares the Leadership Trait That Helps Attract Talent

When it comes to building a company, there are certain traits entrepreneurs should possess to keep the business running and moving forward. For Alex Chatham, it's obsession. As the co-founder behind Spacial, a drone company that records indoor events, being passionate about his company not only …

The 1 Rare New Skill Leaders Will Have to Learn in 2018 (That They Sorely Needed in 2017) | Inc.com

Looking back at the countless, high-profile, sexual harassment allegations that continue to pour in, it's fair to say, 2017 was a brutal year.<p>It was especially daunting on the leadership front. There's no doubt, with more individuals in positions of power and influence being exposed, we are faced …

Leadership

How the Quantity of Trump's Lies Compares to Obama's

President Donald Trump has told nearly six times more lies in the first 10 months of his presidency than former President Barack Obama did in his …

Top 10 Reasons You Received A Poor Performance Review

When people get a poor performance rating they are often mystified about the reasons why. They ask their boss things like, “What did I do that was so terrible?” Their boss may give them a vague answer like, “You just failed to reach the potential I know that you have” or recounts some tardy project …

Top 10

Holiday Gift Guide: What to Give Your Team Members

Gift-giving can be tricky. We asked six entrepreneurs what they're gifting employees this season.<p>This story appears in the December 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it can be the trickiest. We asked six entrepreneurs: What are you giving your …

7 Ways to Cultivate Your Inner Hacker

Lazy people spot the shortcuts, tricks and hacks workaholics power right past.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bill Gates, arguably one of the most successful business owners of the 20th and 21st centuries, once said that we would rather “hire a lazy person to do a …

Why Losing a Trusted Partner Can Make You a Better Businessperson

Plus, why you shouldn't let it stop you from developing relationships.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video with Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars, Denise Hewett, co-founder of Scripted, talks about how hard work and a great support system got her …

True Leaders Don't Win You Over. They Earn Your Trust With 4 Principles | Inc.com

If you're leading a startup or starting a new project, you're at the helm of a ship that's just started its journey in unknown waters. You have a compass and know your direction, but you have no idea about the conditions and the weather ahead. You trust yourself to make the right decisions when …

Leadership

The Secret of Great Leadership: Forgiveness | Inc.com

I poorly handled a situation that transpired with another leader who is important to me, and respects, trusts, and looks up to me. My intentions were in the right place, but I did a terrible job of navigating an incident.<p>I'm quick to forgive others. Through extensive psychotherapy and continuous …

Leadership

Want Your Best Employees to Never Leave You? Give Them the 7 Things They Need the Most | Inc.com

In the quest to crack the code on employee engagement, companies spend hundreds of thousands of dollars each year on wasted efforts to "develop their leaders."<p>Since leadership development is broad, it needs to be clearly defined for business outcomes. The common denominator is teaching managers the …

Employee Engagement

As the CEO, I Strive to Be the Dumbest Person in the Room

Being able to only rely on yourself is one of the worst places you can be in business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It may not be something you hear every day, but as the CEO of Capriotti’s, I strive to always be the dumbest person in the room.<p>Although this may seem …

Great Leadership Lessons from Great Presidents | Inc.com

I had the good fortune to study history under William Fowler, Ph.D. at Northeastern University. His teaching style was one-of-a-kind and one thing he knows best are great presidents and how their leadership styles set them apart. Recently, I asked him which leadership styles would be most …

4 Rare (and Brilliant) Things Smart Leaders Do to Get Respect | Inc.com

Think about the great entrepreneurs who fuel success and make the business world go around. People like Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, and Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, are certainly celebrated for their success, but not always necessarily well-liked for the decisions …

Leadership

If Public Speaking Scares You, Keep These 6 Things in Mind | Inc.com

Public speaking can be scary on any level. I remember my first public speaking class in college. The professor said something along the lines of, "Don't do these three things if you want to succeed at public speaking. 1. Don't wear busy prints. 2. Don't say 'Um' a lot. 3. Don't move around …

How to Talk to Anyone and Get Your Message Across | Inc.com

Let's face it -- communication is difficult.<p>It doesn't matter who you are, where you're from, or what you do -- getting your point across in the way you intend is one of the hardest things to do in business. Whether you're putting together a website, a presentation, or just having a conversation, …