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10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Work Stress

Avoid These Three Traps and Become a More Decisive Leader

I recently oversaw a study designed to clarify the relationship between pivotal decisions and leadership. Based on our nationwide survey of 500 …

How to Upgrade with Miles on AA, Delta, United and Alaska

<i>Even if you don’t have enough miles to cover a premium award ticket outright, you may be able to access first and business class through other means.</i> …

Travel Budget - 6 Things You Are Wasting Your Money On

Not everyone has Britney Spears’ cash flow and can make it rain in St. Tropez on a whim. Your average Joe who doesn’t have sweet cash flow from ‘Hit …

Tips for visiting Switzerland on a budget

Switzerland can seem expensive--discouragingly so--especially considering the strength of the Swiss franc; $1 buys about .94 francs. But the land of mountains, cheese and chocolates need not be out of reach for the budget-conscious traveler.<p>Here are some tips to save some bucks.<p><b>Drink from the</b> …

7 Scientific Self-Help Books That Will Transform Your Life

Language changes over time; words and phrases come and go. In many cases, there is a good reason for words leaving our vocabulary.<p>I am certainly …

5 Behaviors to Avoid for Happiness and Success

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

30 Goals You Should Set For Yourself Before Turning Into 30s

The time between your 20s and 30s is probably the one with the most adventurous potential. The vast majority of the people focus on their careers and …

Start A Fire

Bucket List Places You Need To See In The Next Decade

"Where do you see yourself in the next 10 years?" What if instead of a dreaded job interview question, this was asked as a travel challenge? Suddenly the whole world opens up.<p>You had better start thinking, because the world will look very different in the next decade than it does today. For …

Sea Level

10 Ways We Could Improve the Hiring Process

This Week’s Question: <i>Is the hiring process in need of some tweaking? Is it keeping up with the times? Are there ways to make it better? Let us know</i> …

Amazing Online Productivity Resources for Procrastinators

If you’re looking for ways to improve your productivity, there are plenty of educational resources to be found online. The hardest part about finding …

13 Key Strategies to Get Right in Your Marketing Plan

Whether your company has been in business for 2 months, 2 years, or 2 decades, developing the right marketing plan can have a large impact on the …

What Leadership means …

We hear the term Leadership virtually everyday of our lives. Sometimes the term Leadership is used more as jargon to confuse, rather than to inspire …

Leadership

The Horrible Reality Of Online Success Advice

<i>“God gave us two ends: One to sit on and one to think with. Success depends on which one you use. Heads you win, tails, you lose.” – Anonymous</i><p>Let me …

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF HAPPINESS

<b>by Dr. Susan Biali</b><p>Positive psychology researchers, worldwide, have been working on uncovering what aspects of life or actions result in true, lasting …

Leadership Engagement: How to Reach Employees Not Preach to Them

<b>Leadership Engagement: Focus on Development Not Self-Sacrifice</b><p>Leaders, when you face employees who lack commitment resist the temptation to tell them …

Employee Engagement

Maxwell Health Announces HR Tools That Create a Simple, Paperless, and Stress-Free Onboarding Experience for Employers and Employees

NEW YORK, NY and CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - Jan 22, 2014) - Maxwell Health (Maxwell), the operating system for employee benefits, has now …

Ellen Vrana's answer to How can I gain the confidence to be an effective leader?

• <b>Don’t expect to be Jack Welch</b> <b>or Steve Jobs</b> immediately. Give yourself time. Try to be an effective leader <i>6 months from now.</i> Set up goals to get …

10 Mistakes That'll Ruin Your Trip

Even the dreamiest of trips can go off the rails when you fall into one of these all-too-common travel traps. We've been there—and we've brought back …

Best-Kept Secrets of Priceline

Shhh... Here's what no one tells you about finding travel deals on Priceline. Use these tips to search wisely, bid smart, and save big.

4 Reasons You Need to Embrace Transparency in the Workplace

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Believe it or not, a full quarter of employees don’t trust their employer, according to a 2014 American Psychological Association survey of 1,562 U.S. workers. What’s more, the survey also found that only about half believe their employer …

Employment

Workplace Wellness

The latest edition of Kinnarps Trend report “Workplace and life space design for the diverse decade” was released earlier this year. In the report, …

9 Practices at Home and Work That Increase Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Both salaried workers and entrepreneurs need to know what tools to use to become more productive at work. This is especially important for new startups, where the margin for error is not generous.<p>According to the Bureau of Labor …

7 Fatal Resume Mistakes You Need to Avoid

You have about 30 seconds to attract the attention of a job recruiter with your resume. Make the most of it.<p>While online sites like LinkedIn, SimplyHired.com, and Monster.com have become popular with job seekers of all sorts, the basic tool for finding and landing a new job is still the …