Warren Buffett’s wealth may be enviable, but working full time at the age of 87 is something few aspire to. For most, retiring early and maintaining a good standard of living is the ultimate financial
Hands down, one of the most common problems faced by entrepreneurs is a "lack of time." Yet, how is it that some people achieve so much more than others when we all share the same 24 hours? It's not because
To begin, don’t dismiss the humble acquaintance. “What are friends for?” This isn’t a rhetorical question. Friendship is one of life’s most important features, and one too often taken for granted. The
Watching how leaders deal with a crisis is a great way to judge their capabilities. Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson has been praised after his response to the improper arrest of two African-American men in
As a communication specialist, I can tell you how to craft compelling presentations, share powerful stories, and build brand messages. All that work is worthless if you violate one cardinal rule of body
Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership” In my work as a career and leadership coach with mid- to senior-level leaders each year, I’ve seen that the vast majority of the “leadership” or “career” challenges
Our brains are focused on survival. Anything more than that, you have to work for it. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There’s an unfortunate reason why happiness is often
"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.
Everyone has a "drama" story at work. What's yours? In a previous company, I vividly recall a senior executive marching down the hall spewing expletives on his way to wage war with a middle manager. An
While there are as many ways to define success as there are people, there is one thing we all have in common: We're all trying to be more successful. (That's why I wrote a book about achieving huge goals.)
The fact that toxic workplaces are the fifth leading cause of death may not be overtly known by leaders, but many are starting to at least intuit that such a culture ain't good for health. An increasing
What are the top 5 things that I need to stay away from in my 20's? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the
Doing something useful when you feel least like doing anything almost guarantees a productive day. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What do successful people do differently?
It can be easy to doubt yourself at work. However, if you want to be truly successful, it's time to overcome these worries. This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog We spend most of our
Emotional agility and resilience give leaders the edge they need to quickly pivot during stressful situations. In a previous blog, we dove into the seven steps to start becoming more emotionally agile.
Who wouldn't want their dream employer to contact them out of the blue on LinkedIn and say, "We'd like to chat with you about working for us." That's the idea behind LinkedIn. It gives hiring managers
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You get rich by fixating on getting rich. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 of