If you're not clear on what you're doing, it's hard to be motivated. Which is why seemingly easy tasks, like sending a fax, could end up taking months. There's a lack of clarity on how to do it, so you
You don't have to let self-doubt, fear and lack of focus complicate your life and stagnate your business growth. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The shortest distance between
Whether you're trying to be pro at Photoshop, or step up your tennis game, or master a dueling banjo song, you're probably dutifully following the age-old advice that practice makes perfect. Whether you're
I've written tons of posts giving sales advice myself. But you want something more, don't you? If you're like other entrepreneurs, you're probably working every day to get better at selling and influencing.
The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in. Although this may
You're sitting in a conference staring at the face of the other party. You want one thing. They want something entirely different. And as you're both on the verge of flipping over the table, it occurs
Katie Ledecky is different--and not just because she's arguably the most dominant athlete in the world. (How does never losing an international final sound to you?) She wins many of her races not by fractions
Years ago, Chuck Yeager (the first person to break the sound barrier) sent me on the wrong path. Okay, maybe it was my fault. I read Chuck's autobiography and somehow came away with the mistaken impression
The importance of good morning habits is a no-brainer. It's common sense that if you wake up early and do good things to ramp your body and mind up for the day, those things will pay off. How we spend
Britain urgently needs a version of Abenomics, involving monetary policy, fiscal policy and structural reform After years of sitting on its hands, the Bank of England will swing back into action next with
When it comes to books on business, marketing and management, entrepreneurs are overrun with choices. But when it comes to books on money, entrepreneurs are underserved. It’s not that money books don’t
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The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing. Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket."
Average performers default to hours and half-hour blocks on their calendar. Highly successful people know there are 1,440 minutes in every day and there is nothing more valuable than time. Money can be
For those looking glumly at their savings account statements, there are plenty of better returns to be had elsewhere As interest rates languish at the lowest level in living memory, there is little hope
This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses. However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from!
Yes, yes, and yes, but they also share a surprising number of weekend habits. They don't simply maximize their hours while they're at work, high-achievers also use their "days off" to supercharge themselves.
Why is the history of Chinese philosophy now the most popular course at Harvard? Top tips on how to become a better person according to Confucius and co People are often surprised to learn that Confucius,
11 daily habits keeping you from getting rich, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires
Author Thomas C. Corley spent five years studying the lives of both rich people (defined as having an annual income of $160,000 or more and a liquid net worth of $3.2 million or more) and poor people as
A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary. It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich,
"We chose books to help people plan for their futures and/or deal better with their present," said Chris Schluep, senior books editor at Amazon.com. "The same book won't work for every situation, or every
Ever find that it’s noon and you haven’t accomplished anything on your to-do list? Get a productive jump-start on the day with these tasks. I recently got to work an hour early. I had one goal in mind:
Emotional intelligence is more than a hot topic or trending hashtag. The term describes an extremely important concept: a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand