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CEOs To Trump & Clinton: Put Female Entrepreneurs On Your Agenda

In an open letter to the candidates, more than 80 business leaders put forward policy proposals to close the startup gender gap.<p>Exactly one week before the presidential election, a group of more than 80 CEOs, startup founders, and business leaders are hoping to put women entrepreneurs on the policy …

The problem with following your passion

In a recent biography of Elon Musk, Bloomberg technology writer Ashlee Vance documents how the entrepreneur transformed the electric car industry, launched rockets into space, developed solar technology and devised plans to colonize Mars. Vance emphasizes Musk’s diligence and unwavering zeal, not …

3 Easy Steps To Identify Your Passion and Path in Life!!!

Over the past five years as I have mentored many entrepreneurs and a common question that arises is <b>“if I am to be happy and satisfied with my life I</b> …

The most thoughtful set of core values & principles you'll read this year

Jordan Ritter may be one of the more thoughtful CEOs I’ve ever met. He’s certainly one of the most intentional, and devotes more time to considered, …

Leadership

12 Best Foods to Eat in the Morning

Despite what you may have heard, eating breakfast isn't necessary for everyone. In fact, skipping breakfast may be better than eating many unhealthy …

Nutrition

The 18 best books for someone just starting out in their career

Chances are, your college didn't offer classes on how to negotiate your salary, deal with a micromanaging boss, or confront annoying coworkers.<p>But there's still something you can do to prepare yourself for the tricky world of work: read.<p>Here are 18 books we think every young professional should …

Six Lessons in Critical Thinking from a Professional Critical Thinker

We sat down with Risa Mish, Professor of Critical Thinking, Problem Solving and Leadership at Cornell University, for <i>Spartan Up! The Podcast</i> to find out how to maximize our own critical thinking. Through her research, Mish found that analytical thinking, developing interpersonal relationships, and …

What is RED | Critical Thinking Examples

Pearson's RED Critical Thinking Model<p>The RED model lays out a path for understanding how critical thinking works and for developing each of the …

Critical Thinking

3 Steps that Enable Better Decisions

Smart, rational decision-making isn't an innate gift; rather, it's an art, a process of weighing inputs such as data and risk on one hand and emotions like fear and uncertainty on the other. When you don't consciously choose your decisions, they'll be made for you by circumstance.<p>Whether you're a …

10 Wildly Successful People on How They View Failure

Whether you’re an author, an entrepreneur or a musician, the road to success is often paved with rejection and failure. The difference between those …

Motivation

The Success Factor (Part One): Three Steps To Overcoming Fear

There is so much talk in today's world about money, prosperity and success. Success is an important thing in everyone's life from an average person in the street to the CEO of some big fortune 500 company. Prosperity has become common talk everywhere; it is all we ever hear these days.<p>Success is …

A 32-year-old CEO who sold her startup for more than $250 million reveals her one piece of advice for aspiring entrepreneurs

And her advice to other young entrepreneurs is simple: "Get mentors."<p>Von Tobel, who remains CEO of LearnVest, the financial-planning company she sold last year for more than $250 million, told Business Insider how she found her own mentors — and how she knew they were keepers.<p>"How I started that …

4 Questions You Must Ask When You Build Your Personal Brand

Social media is changing the way people connect and build relationships. Your online presence needs to represent who you are, it needs to help you …

Public Relations

People Want to Know and Like You. Invest in Your Personal Branding Now.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The earliest days of a new startup are an exhilarating, sleepless whirlwind of hope, fear and stress. You’re probably doing just about all you can handle, wearing way more hats than any one professional should as you pour your heart and …

4 Content Marketing Tips to Boost Your Personal Brand

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Content marketing -- in the form of sharing useful content such as blogs or videos with web viewers who relate to your brand -- can be one of the most successful digital marketing methods for your personal brand, but only with a solid strategy …

Unbelievably Exponential: It's Just About... Life

How many of us would love to have a great day everyday? You could if you would take time to focus in on the one thing you might just be ignoring that could change everything -- yourself.<p>Take it from someone who knows. Someone who just a few years ago was named the world's youngest self-made female …

How An Entrepreneur From Bangkok Uses Food Tech To Make Thai Fast-Casual Taste Like Home

Why in the world would a supply-chain wiz from Bangkok, who cut her teeth in the energy and textile industries, open a fast-casual Thai restaurant business in New York City?<p>Chalk it up to a yearning for tamarind, galanga, Thai basil and kafir lime leaf.<p>I’m eating a late lunch with entrepreneur …

Fast Casual

Develop These 7 Skills to Become a More Influential Person

Executive Coach, New York Times bestselling Author, Leadership Development Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people seem like they were born to excel. They’re gifted physically, intellectually or artistically, and it appears as if they just float to the top.<p>…

4 Savvy Business Women Slay Their Way To Success

<i>"Personal mastery is the discipline of continually clarifying and deepening our personal vision, of focusing our energies, of developing patience, and of seeing reality objectively."</i> --Peter Senge, The Fifth Discipline<p>Slaying your business begins with pushing through life's challenges, obstacles …

The Mouthwatering Branding Of A Bakery Startup With One Perfect Product

The branding for From Roy, an artisanal bakery startup, looks just as scrumptious as its pastries taste.<p>It’s an old adage heeded by food stylists and packaging designers alike: you eat with your eyes first. For instance, a classic bright-pink bakery box is sometimes all it takes to start salivating …

How To Focus: 5 Research-Backed Secrets To Concentration

A question a lot of us are struggling with these days is “how to focus.” Concentration seems hard. Why does everyone joke about having ADD? There’s a …

Habits in 20s to be successful in 30s

Tony Robbins, bestselling author of "Money: Master The Game," reveals what you need to do in your 20s to have a better quality of life in your 30s.<p><i>Produced by Eames Yates</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Facebook

One Of The Most Important Strategies For Changing Your Habits

In an excerpt from her new book, best-selling author Gretchen Rubin explains how to schedule habit change into your daily routine.<p>The Strategy of Scheduling, of setting a specific, regular time for an activity to recur, is one of the most familiar and powerful strategies of habit formation. …

One Easy Way to Find Your Life's Purpose and Boost Your Brain's Health

"I fairly sizzle with zeal and enthusiasm and spring forth with a mighty faith to do the things that ought to be done by me." -- Charles Fillmore, Unity School of Christianity<p>Those words were spoken in the early 1900s by a man in his 94th year, the head of a major spiritual movement. Just reading …

What Kind of Thinker Are You?

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>We all aspire to work better together. Technology is making some of that effort easier. But digital tools are only part of the answer. It’s people who ultimately make the difference.<p>The problem is that technologies for collaboration are improving faster than people’s ability to learn to …

The brain’s miracle superpowers of self-improvement

We used to believe our brains were hardwired at birth. Now we believe we can will them to change. Is that true? Will Storr analyses the truth and hokum about 'neuroplasticity'.<p>For years she had tried to be the perfect wife and mother but now, divorced, with two sons, having gone through another …

The Brain

Twenty Predictions For The Next 20 Years

Fast Company Editor Robert Safian celebrates the magazine’s 20th anniversary by looking forward.<p>The doctor handed me the scissors. As I pressed down the blades, snipping the umbilical cord, I looked up at my wife. She was smiling, holding our newborn son.<p>That was 20 years ago. Our baby is now 6 …