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6 Powerful Lessons on Failing for Success | Inc.com

Failure is part of life, debacles are part of living and disasters are most certainly part of business. It comes with the territory. No one has ever become wildly successful who has not been through some major failure.<p>But for many of us our first instinct when it comes to failure is to be ashamed …

Motivation

How to Hack into Your Creativity While You Sleep

We live in an age of multitasking, but there is still one significant chunk of time we haven’t put to good use — sleep. A restful, uninterrupted eight hours of shuteye is important for replenishing our energy, but that doesn’t mean it can’t do double duty and replenish our creativity too.<p>At some …

7 Long-Term Productivity Habits Of The Most Successful People

Most employees are happiest doing rote work, but highly successful people aren’t most employees.<p>One thing uniting the most high-power leaders with the lowest-level workers is time: Day in and day out, we all have the same amount of it. Where the variation comes in is how we use it. Some of the most …

5 Skills You Must Develop to Succeed in Business

Get a long-term advantage in the competitive world of business by adopting these skills.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> Real Leaders Don't Follow<i>, author Steve Tobak explains how real entrepreneurs can start, build, and run successful companies in highly competitive</i> …

13 Harsh Reasons Why You Are Nowhere Near Success

Here are 13 harsh, yet truthful indicators as to why you are nowhere near success at this very point in time.<p>1 – You procrastinate<p>Actions speak …

Motivation

Your Startup Launch To-Do List

How do you start any big, important project? By getting organized. Starting your own business is no different. To give yourself the best possible …

Google and Udacity launch Tech Entrepreneur Nanodegree

Google has teamed up with Udacity to introduce the Tech Entrepreneur Nanodegree, a program aimed at teaching students how to build sustainable revenue-generating businesses. Google program manager Shanea King-Roberson told VentureBeat that this Nanodegree is designed to help less technical people …

MOOCs

Innovation in banking and fintech startups. Fear or complacency?

<b>Innovation in banking and fintech startups. Fear or complacency?</b><p>I spent about 18 years in investment banking, long enough to understand that the …

A London perspective on 5 fintech startups in Asia

Being based in London, there is always some surprise in the finance community when I start my speech talking about Malaysia.<p>I guess they expect me to …

16 Things Happy Couples Do On The Weekends To Refuel The Intimacy

Your idea of a happy couple’s life might be very different from what it actually is. You might think, for instance, that they keep trying to stay …

17 Hobbies To Try If You Suck At Hobbies

For introverts, extroverts, and everyone in between.

Online

7 Life Rules That Will Position You for Greater Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding success in business isn’t about luck. It requires a great deal of courage and big thinking, as well as the motivation to overcome those fears that can keep you stuck in accepting smaller parcels of reward.<p>To exponentially elevate …

Build Your Professional Network in 6 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever feel like you're not achieving your professional goals as quickly as you'd like? Maybe you're on the right trajectory and generally happy with the direction of your life and business but wondering how to feel even more fulfilled. As …

The New Entrepreneur's Bible

It’s been more than ten years since Guy Kawasaki wrote his classic guide to entrepreneurship, <i>The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything</i>, and a lot has changed. We’re in an era dominated by mobile devices, Big Data, and social media. Great ideas no …

Entrepreneurship

12 Ways Successful People Handle Toxic People

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating …

15 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get Stuff Done

So you’re feeling uninspired. You went to Instagram to look for style inspo, then Pinterest to plan your future dream home and now you’re here. We’re flattered, but we really do want you to start working on that project. If your to-do list is looking impossible or you’ve been postponing a …

The Complete Guide to Productivity

<i>This post originally appeared on The Growth List</i><p>Let’s face it.<p>We all want more time in our lives.<p>It could be an evening to spend more time with our family and friends, a 30-hour day to grow our business, or simply time to close our eyes and relax.<p>If you would like to make more effective use of your …

Time Management

10 Things Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Inception</i> is one of my all-time favorite movies. In it, characters find themselves in dream worlds without knowing where they are or how they got there.<p>That’s how I used to feel throughout the day… every day.<p>One minute …

On the Contrary World Bank President Dr. Kim, Renewable Energy Is the Future

Photo credit: SELCO India<p>In the 21st century, it's hard to take anyone seriously who thinks coal, not clean energy, is the future for dynamic, emerging economies.<p>But that's exactly what Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, did this week during the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit. Dr. Kim …

Boston Tops Ranking of Energy-Efficient U.S. Cities

The list comes as the Senate debates a bipartisan bill on energy efficiency.<p><b>Though legislation to promote energy efficiency remains in a holding pattern in the U.S. Senate, there was a glimmer of good news on American cities' efforts to achieve energy savings on their own.</b><p>According to a new ranking …

Coal

A new study shows the deadly toll of air pollution from burning coal. China's social policy created a lingering north-south disparity in deaths from heart and lung disease.<p><b>Life expectancy in northern China was 5.5 years shorter than in southern China in the 1990s, and a health risk disparity</b> …

Oil Train Tragedy in Canada Spotlights Rising Crude Transport by Rail

The explosive train derailment that killed at least five people and left dozens missing in a Canadian lakeside town focused attention on North America's skyrocketing use of rail to transport its booming oil production.<p><b>With authorities still reckoning the death toll from the explosive train</b> …

Apple Plans Nevada Solar Farm in Clean Energy Push

This story originally appeared on Reuters<p>Apple Inc. said it plans to build a new solar farm with NV Energy Inc. for power supply to its new data center in Reno, Nevada, a major step towards its goal of having its data centers run on renewable energy.<p>Apple and other technology companies such as …

Govt'€™s plan to increase coal mining royalty '€˜ill-timed'€™

With the government planning to increase royalty demands imposed on miners under mining permits (IUPs) to 13.5 percent of net sales next year, …