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This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …

Mindfulness

10 Simple and Free Ways to Embrace Self-Care Every Day

Self-care, often considered a millennial obsession, is so much more than treating yourself to a mani or splurging on a Kendall Jenner-approved furry new bag; it’s about caring for yourself in ways that help you live a happy, healthy, and productive life. Luckily, this kind of thing doesn’t require …

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

Mind

3 Ways Content Brought My Company Back From Bankruptcy

This swimming pool CEO describes his content "epiphany": not to set out to become his industry's most trafficked site but to become "thought leaders on all things aquatic."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Building a business is one thing, but pulling it back from the …

A Google Study Revealed That the Best Managers Use Emotional Intelligence And Share This 1 Trait | Inc.com

Google's research on what constitutes a great leader revealed that employees appreciate managers who care for them both professionally and personally.<p>Whereas taking care of your people professionally may come a little more instinctively (providing development opportunities, coaching, mentoring, …

Emotional Intelligence

How Not to Become a Victim of the Peter Principle: 3 Warning Signs

Still stuck in the "king" role rather than that of the (hopefully rich) leader of growth? Look out.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Laurence J. Peter had perhaps one of the most succinct and insightful observations in the world: People rise to their level of …

11 Ways to Boost Your Sales Performance

The sales profession is a fast-paced, constantly adapting industry with an onslaught of new competitors and niches. As a result, it's vital for sales professionals to strive for continuous improvement.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>The sales profession is a fast-paced, …

How to build a business empire with Instagram

What does it take to succeed online? Shouldn’t real-world influence transfer into the digital world? The introduction of computers and smartphones has changed the business world and yet many still do not understand how new digital platforms fit into the business realm. These platforms are a new …

Marketing

A startup added one small step to their job application process — and no one has quit in 3 years

Job interviews are tricky things.<p>They're a crucial part of the hiring process. But when it comes to vetting the best candidates, interviews alone often aren't enough.<p>Interviewees can game recruiters. And interviewers can allow their own biases to block out qualified candidates.<p>Fortunately, job …

The 3 Components of a Brilliant Marketing Plan | Inc.com

Anybody can write a marketing plan. Heck, there are dozens of templates and examples available on the Web for every type of business strategy. Writing a <i>brilliant</i> marketing plan, though...that's more of a challenge.<p>The first step to writing a <i>brilliant</i> marketing plan is to understand what marketing …

Marketing

32 Ecommerce Tools to Turn Your Retail Business Into an Online Store

32 Ecommerce Tools to Take Your Retail Business Online<p>Updated August 31, 2017<p>Despite the fact that it seems like every store has an ecommerce …

Why Every Small Business Needs a Data Strategy

By Mike GrisamoreWithout a plan for data (beyond storage), even the smallest business will have a disconnect between IT and mission.

Small Business

The 1 Thing You Need to Do to Build a More Profitable E-Commerce Business | Inc.com

The business of e-commerce is booming. And considering how easy it is to build a website, starting an online business has become very competitive. Right from identifying a product with the right target audience, then analyzing its potential, and making a strategic business plan, it involves making …

eCommerce

Any Ideas? Then It’s Time to Get Creative

The first part of dealing with a problem is knowing what the problem is. The second step is finding a creative solution. <b>Any Ideas?: Tips and</b> …

Creativity

Why Your Job Isn’t Making You Happier

Life is too short to be unhappy at work. Yet many professionals who are free to shape their careers are just that: disengaged, unfulfilled, and miserable. Take “Sharon,” a vice president at a global energy firm and one of my consulting clients. She’s smart and hardworking and has risen through the …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts to Keep in the Freezer

I'm a firm believer that stashing a week's worth (or even more!) of breakfast in the freezer is one of the absolute best things you can do for your …

Breakfast

How to Write Email Subject Lines That Will Actually Be Opened

Get to the point and get personal.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p>Whether your email, be it a pitch to investors or marketing to customers, gets read, deleted or lost in an inbox black hole can all depend on how you craft your subject line.<p>Yes Lifestyle …

30+ Free Instagram Tools to Help You Grow Your Following

More than 700 million people use Instagram and 400 million of those users check the app daily.<p>With such a large audience, and some incredibly …

Free Online Photography Courses

These free online photography courses can help you adjust your lens, frame your subject, fix your lighting, and edit your photos. Whether you're …

5 Tips for Sounding More Professional On Email and Slack

The rise of workplace chat apps like Slack means there could be fewer meetings clogging up your afternoons in the office. But when communicating with …

3 surprising email mistakes that could be hurting your response rate

Drafting the perfect email that will capture your recipients' attention is no easy feat.<p>The average office worker now receives a staggering more than …

Hacking

Healthy Breakfast Recipes

It's easy to come up with a million excuses to skip breakfast in the morning. You might feel like you're too busy to cook anything, or maybe you …

Digital transformation in B2B marketing is slowed by the lack of an adoption strategy

Rapid advancements and adoption of technology aside, only one-fifth of B2B marketers find their businesses have adopted digital transformation …

50 Small Business Ideas for Solopreneurs - Small Business Trends

Starting a business doesn’t mean you need to hire a whole team. There are plenty of business opportunities out there that you can start and grow …

How to Create a Facebook Contest that Actually Works

Facebook recently passed 2 billion monthly users.No one in the history of humanity has ever had the means to talk directly to so many people.We need …

Marketing

Hire To Move More Off Your Plate, Not To Impress Peers: How to Avoid The Vanity Hire | Inc.com

Hiring your first assistant feels liberating and empowering. It gives you a sense of momentum and achievement through leadership. Done well and strategically, it can help increase your productivity and growth. Done to project an image of professionalism and success, or serve as a business-fashion …

Employment

3 Low-Cost Businesses You Can Start Right Now | Inc.com

Is your entrepreneurial bug starting to grow? There's good news and bad news. Starting with the bad, if left untreated, that 'bug' has unquenchable symptoms -- meaning, you'll always have an insatiable appetite to start that dream business. But, when deciding on which small business idea is right …

Small Business

10 Tips for Creating an Online Marketing Strategy to Consistently Bring in Customers - Small Business Trends

Creating an online marketing strategy to get more customers can be a great step for your business. But creating an online marketing strategy that …

Learn how to start your own business with these online courses

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

3 Amazing - and Free - Marketing Tools for Small Businesses | Inc.com

Recently, I spoke at Inc's GrowCo conference on social media strategies for any business or budget. With so many small business owners wanting to maximize their marketing dollars, I wasn't surprised when several attendees came up to me after my keynote to ask about other aspects of digital …

Marketing