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5 Habits To Get Over Self-Limiting Beliefs

“Iceberg beliefs”–self-limiting, below-the-surface doubts–could be major obstacles to your success. Here’s how to overcome them.<p>Sometimes the biggest thing holding you back from greater success is something you might not even be aware of.<p>They’re called “iceberg beliefs,” and they could be major …

The Basics of Customer Development for New Entrepreneurs

So you have an idea, a product, or a vision — you may even have some users or customers, and you have committed to making your idea come to life.<p>That …

Eliminate Sugar From Your Diet

Mounting research shows that going overboard on sugar can lead to high cholesterol and blood pressure and a greater risk of cancer, diabetes, and …

7 Habits of Highly Resilient People

The most resilient among us make it through the worst of times--and we don't do it by accident. Are some people born a little more resilient than others? Sure. But make no mistake: Building resilience is something anyone can do--and needs to in order to thrive in the face of stress.<p>Regardless of …

Top 5 Best Exercises to Do On Your Off Workout Days

Rest after workout is crucial for fitness performance and gains, that’s why having days off is a standard technique for muscle recovery. But if you …

Bodybuilding

10 Copywriting Tips You Can Use Right Now To Boost Conversion Rates

Writing great content is quite possibly the quickest and most cost-effective way to increase your conversion rates. Great content creates engagement …

Marketing

4 Attributes the Best Leaders Constantly Hone

Former Journalist, Current PR Guy (wielding an MBA)<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The table stakes of good leadership are pretty straightforward.<p>Good leaders have to be strong communicators; have a clear vision; be powerful persuaders; have solid business instincts; …

Leadership

From the Tank to the Bank: 5 Small Business Trends You Need to Know Right Now

I recently had the opportunity to interview Daymond John, from the hit television show, Shark Tank and Keri Gohman, Head of Small Business Banking at Capital One about business trends for 2016. There are several opportunities that stand out this year for entrepreneurs to capitalize and grow their …

The Dos and Don’ts of Strength Training For Runners - Women's Running

Strength training for running, general health and well-being is important. When your primary fitness goals are running related, how you approach …

Exercise

17 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Do What You Love

The older we get, the more we tend to become "realistic". After 20, 30, 40 or more years being told by society what you can and can’t do, what you …

Motivation

The 11 Daily Habits of Supremely Happy People

We all have different goals, values, beliefs, and experiences, but there is one universal thing that binds us all: We just want to be happy. But for the most part, happiness seems more like an existential dream than an attainable reality.<p>Yet, everything we think, say, and do are linked to our …

Learning, and controlling, your metabolism rate for weight loss

<b>(CNN) —</b> Metabolism is a term that is thrown around a lot in the nutrition world, but most people don't fully understand what it really is, what aspects of your metabolism are under your control and how you can optimize it to help you lose weight and keep the weight off.<p>The term metabolism actually …

Nutrition

7 books every MBA should read before they look for a job

I learned an incredible amount over those 12 weeks, not only about the job I was doing but about the many other areas of our business that are crucial to building a world class company.<p>And while I had fantastic resources and opportunities to learn about startups and hypergrowth companies during my …

Ben Horowitz

How Your Small Business Can Play in the Big Leagues

This story appears in the November 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Sheri Atwood had all but run out of operating capital when she scored a meeting with Salesforce Ventures, the CRM software giant’s strategic venture fund. “I was a day away from applying for food stamps and a week away from …

Venture Capital

5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan

Whether you're building gadgets, selling software or starting a nonprofit, your starting point is a vision, which gets turned into a plan of action. In business, your plan is the road map that will help you pinpoint the answers to some of the most important questions pertaining to your venture: …

3 Strategies That Turned $6 Into a 6-Figure Business

Founder and director of growth at Digitalux<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The day I decided to start my business, I had $6 in my pocket, no experience and zero connections. Needless to say, I made a lot of mistakes. However, within that first year, I was able to …

Small Business

12 Essential Tips for Starting a Profitable Company

Here are a few things that I've learned along the way that will help you to starting a more profitable business.<p>How many business owners do you know that opened a business with the intention of that business failing? Hopefully that figure is low--like zero percent low. But failure is often a part …

101 startup tools to make your idea a reality

If you want to start a startup there are a couple of things you need to have, at a minimum you need:<p>A killer idea.<br>• The drive to “get sh*t done”.<br>• The right tools and resources to give you the best chance of success.<p>We might not be able to help you with the first two, but the third we have in spades. …

Guy Kawasaki

Text This Number to See How Unhealthy Your Lunch Was

Fitmeal might be the simplest food tracking app yet.<p>Two years ago, software engineer Georges Duverger started writing down everything he ate.<p>He had spent the last several years working in high-stress startups and eating poorly, and he said as he got closer to 30 his body wasn't reacting to the food …

Nutrition
C-suite Leadership

Get Smarter with the 5 Best Brain Boosting Supplements | Trading Mates | Sharing Financial Freedom

If you are looking for supplements to help improve your memory, mental clarity, focus and concentration, and to combat the hazards of age-related …

A glass of olive oil every day—the Mediterranean way to live longer

I felt nauseous and dizzy. My attempted one week of following the intensive olive oil diet was not going well. It was eight in the morning and on an empty stomach I had only finished half of the small glass of golden liquid specially chosen by my Spanish friends as the smoothest Albequina variety …

Holistic Medicine

Being stereotyped makes you more likely to act badly

Most people intuitively know that pervasive negative stereotypes are tough to deal with. Now, researchers at Stanford University have found another, particularly disturbing effect of subtle stereotypes. A series of five studies showed that people are more likely to lie, cheat, steal, or endorse …

Psychology

You Are Special - Max Lucado

YouTube

The 5 Non-Negotiables for Thriving in Business and Life

Entrepreneurs > Success Strategies<p>Next Article<p>10 Mistakes High Achievers Never Make Twice<p>Next Article<p>Peter Voogd • VIP Contributor<p>Leading Authority for Young Entrepreneurs<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is easy. Millions of new businesses are started …

Entrepreneurship

20 Simple Tips That’ll Pooch-Proof Your Tummy

Must-know info if you’ve been trying to score a flat belly.

Obama's Chief Data Scientist Reveals How the Government Uses Big Data

Dhanurjay “DJ” Patil is the first ever Chief Data Scientist for the United States government, and he says the key to success is getting that data</i> …

Tony Robbins has taught this productivity trick to clients ranging from Bill Clinton to Serena Williams

He's sold millions of books, videos, audio recordings, and tickets to his seminars. He's personally coached everyone from former President Bill Clinton to tennis icon Serena Williams to revered hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones.<p>Although every coaching session is personalized, we asked Robbins for …

Tony Robbins