Should you quit your day job? If you're considering entrepreneurship, chances are you've been told--more than once--that the only way to succeed is to jump in with both feet. Only then will investors you
If you really want to bring success into your life, you should cultivate yourself just as you'd cultivate a garden for the best yield. The attributes here are shared by successful people everywhere, but
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There are a lot of common misconceptions and varying opinions about the value of networking events. Some people love them while most people
Unless you're fortunate enough to be able to fund a startup on your own, you are going to have to seek investors to help get your business up and running. The problem is if you fail at your pitch, you
Real thinking is hard and most people don't like it. A recent experiment showed that most people would administer mild electric shocks to themselves in preference to sitting alone and thinking. But reading,
Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout.This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog. Read to lead, right? Have you visited TNW's hype-free blockchain and cryptocurrency news site
We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or to inspire a team that is facing challenges. It’s
I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships,
(CNN) — Take a moment and think of an African author. Have you got the name in mind? Keep it there for a minute. In years gone by, chances are cultural icons like Nigerian literary giant Chinua Achebe
Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so talented," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it. Creativity is a skill
J.K. Rowling is serving up another dose of Harry Potter for her die-hard fans, this time in the form of a biography of one of her favorite, albeit lesser-known characters in the Harry Potter universe.
Here’s what happened when we challenged ourselves to step away from our desks and get out for a while. Editor’s Note: This story is part of 5 Habits Changes You Can Actually Make In 2015. Check out the
Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared
What titles most shaped the site's readers? Harry Potter, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Lord of the Rings—and the Bible. A few weeks ago, I started to see a viral status being passed around my Facebook friends.
Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others. So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great and
Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders. Ever since