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Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Time Management

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3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

Will We Stop Trump Before It’s Too Late?

On April 28, 1945 — 73 years ago — Italians hung the corpse of their former dictator Benito Mussolini upside down next to a gas station in Milan. Two days later, Adolf Hitler committed suicide in his bunker beneath the streets of war-ravaged Berlin. Fascism, it appeared, was dead.<p>To guard against a …

Political Science

Mushroom Brown Hair Is Trending for 2018—And It’s Much Prettier Than It Sounds

Cool and earthy, this shade is surprisingly refreshing for spring and summer.<p>When sunny and warm summer days are finally on the horizon, most …

Hairstyling

24 Top-Ranked, Affordable Franchises You Can Buy for $25,000 or Less

These low-cost franchises are worth your time, energy and investment.<p>Associate Editor, Contributed Content<p>Let's face it: Starting a business can be expensive, and most people don't have a million dollars to invest to get their business up and running.<p>The good news is that you don't need <i></i>that kind of …

Why I Think Social Media Is For Branding and Engagement, Not Traffic or Revenue

<b>Social media is changing.</b><p>It used to be a one-to-many channel. Businesses would publish links, photos, and videos on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, …

Stephen Fry Identifies the Cognitive Biases That Make Trump Tick

Months after the election, much of the electorate is still trying to figure out what makes Trump/Trumpism tick. Everyone has a theory--frankly too …

Nest Founder: “I Wake Up In Cold Sweats Thinking, What Did We Bring To The World?”

Tony Fadell, one of the minds behind the iPod and the iPhone, mulls design’s unintended consequences.<p>Tony Fadell’s wife likes to remind him when their three children’s eyes are glued to their screens that it’s at least partly his fault.<p>Hard to argue. Fadell, who founded the smart thermostat company …

Lay-n-Go Bags and Play Mats for Easy Clean-Up and Storage of Toys, Cosmetics, and Electronics

Amy and Adam Fazackerley are the creators of the Lay-n-Go line of portable bags, backpacks, and play mats. Each product allows you to quickly and …

Here's the cold LinkedIn message that prompted a CEO to give the sender a job

Then she received a LinkedIn message from Elliott Bell that changed her mind. Bell was hired as the director of marketing a few months later. He worked at The Muse for four years.<p>Here's the full text of the LinkedIn message he sent Minshew. It's reprinted in "The New Rules of Work," the new book …

Employment

From trash to table: Refood rescues food from the bin, feeds 2,500 people a day

On Friday mornings, volunteer Igor Bjelac pulls up to the loading area behind the Sapperton Save-On Foods to pick up a healthy load of …

New Westminster

Ten tips for tackling your first bike tour

Long-distance cycle tours are a cheap, challenging and entirely unforgettable way to see the world. But are you willing to swap planes and hotel beds for a tent, two wheels and the open road?<p>Here are 10 bikepacking hacks to get you off the couch and onto the saddle.<p>Save the date and start …

Donald Trump, Inevitable Hawk

The 45th president’s worldview was eventually going to lead him into military conflict.<p>President Trump’s decision this week to launch airstrikes against the Syrian regime has come as a bitter disappointment to those who cast their votes last November for “America First”-style isolationism. But the …

The World's 10 Top CEOs (They Lead in a Totally Unique Way) | Inc.com

Over the last three decades, servant leadership has risen from a noble and ethical leadership ideology stuck in religious worldviews to the very principles of how the most successful companies on the planet operate and profit.<p>Yet, if you're not sufficiently informed of its modern day behaviors and …

Leadership

5 Habits Highly Organized People Don't Have | Inc.com

Part of the secret to success for a global business consultant is to be organized. Different countries, multiple time zones, and a myriad of clients and cultures mean it can be pretty easy to get mixed up and miss important appointments. And, admittedly, I did so once in a while in the beginning of …

Time Management

How to Dramatically Increase Your Chances of Success Today: Quit Social Media | Inc.com

If the regular patterns of Inc.com readership are anything to go by, chances are excellent that you found this post via a share on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.<p>After all, not only are these sites often essential for maintaining a social life these days, but we've all been told that maintaining a …

Public Relations

Why Nahanni National Park Reserve Should Be Your Next Bucket-List Adventure

<b>Roaring rivers cut through canyon walls scarred with the eons of geologic history.</b> Imposing peaks lure climbers toward iconic mountaineering goals. …

Why Do So Many Americans Fear Muslims? Decades Of Denial About America’s Role In The World.

There’s been lots attention-grabbing opposition to Trump’s “Muslim ban” executive order, from demonstrations to court orders. But polls make it clear public opinion is much more mixed. Standard phone polls show small majorities opposed, while web and automated polls find small majorities continue …

Alan Greenspan just explained how 'productivity' caused Brexit and Trump, in 10 elegant sentences

Before we deliver Greenspan's quote, some background:<p>"Productivity" is one of the least-sexy areas of macroeconomics, even though right now it is one of the biggest issues bedevilling it.<p>Here's a chart from the Resolution Foundation showing the phenomena:<p>The "productivity puzzle" is this: The …

The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List Travel Guide in Honor of Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is enjoying a moment—not only because of Justin Trudeau mania and the country’s post-U.S.-election appeal, but also because it’s celebrating its sesquicentennial. That’s right, 2017 is the 150th anniversary of confederation, a milestone that will be celebrated countrywide. It’s no wonder …

These Instagram Success Stories Might Just Prove That Traditional Marketing Is Dead

Is traditional marketing dead? As the web expands its ever-encompassing tentacles, and as long-standing mediums such as radio, television and print begin to fizzle out, while technologies such as social media and streaming video take their place, there’s an undeniable new reality setting in that’s …

Marketing

How the former CEO of Campbell Soup used a skill we all learned as children to inspire teamwork and affection in his company

While he was recovering in the hospital, he received get-well notes from employees across the globe; his wife sat with him and read them aloud.<p>While it's possible these missive writers were merely kissing up, it's more likely they were genuinely motivated to reciprocate the care and kindness Conant …

Trouble's brewing in Canada

There’s trouble brewing in the Great White North.<p>Quotes in the article<p>Royal Bank of CanadaRY▼78.09-0.21-0.27% Lehman Brothers Holdings Capital Trust …

Here’s What Happened When I Started Writing “Anti-To-Do Lists”

One writer was surprised by the productivity boost that came from tracking what she’d done, not what she still had to do.<p>I live and die by my to-do list. Jotting down everything that needs to get done is often the very first thing I do when I sit down at my desk in the morning. It helps me to feel …

The Love Story Of Barack & Michelle Obama In Pictures

In 1989, Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson went on a date to watch Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing. 27 years later and their first date has just been …

Trump is finished, but Trumpism is here to stay

Anything can happen in politics, and November is almost three months away. But if I were you, I'd stop hyperventilating about Donald Trump. It has finally dawned on people that they probably do not want to elect a nutbar as president of the United States. Not all the people, of course, but enough …

Donald Trump

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6 easy ways to a productive work day for entrepreneurs

Share10<p>Tweet<p>Share21<p>+14<p>Shares 35<p>Being an entrepreneur is difficult and sometimes hard to manage. It is imperative for the workday to be focused and …