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Lessons In Communication From The 2016 Election Results

The dust may have settled on the 2016 election, but the turmoil remains. In a dubious twist, the U.S. has made history in the respect that no prior presidential election, no matter how bitterly fought, has produced more rancor than this.<p>Days later, while the threatened economic apocalypse hasn’t …

Entrepreneurship

7 Warning Signs You Need to Develop Your Emotional Intelligence

Those who lack emotional intelligence will self-destruct long before success is able to flourish.<p>It's not hard to understand the role of emotional intelligence when it comes to success: whether you're born with an abundance or you have to work hard to develop a smaller share, it's important to have …

The Most Dangerous Mindset That Is Killing Your Success, and How to Silence It

Positive mindsets are not enough to achieve our goals. We must shed the negative mindsets that undermine our beliefs that we are capable of greatness.<p>Mindset is the single most important factor in stabilizing our challenges. I intentionally use the word "stabilize" because the truth is that life …

Exceptional Leaders Never Do These 20 Things (but Always Do This Instead)

Your business is a reflection of yourself--it's time to take self-development seriously.<p>The best leaders have a unique opportunity to create an environment that reflects their own values while maximizing individual strengths.<p>Unfortunately, many individuals in leadership positions lack the …

The World's Simplest Formula for Success

Who would've thought that when it comes to building a framework for success, all you need to remember are three little words.<p>If you're stuck in any part of your life, and aren't sure how to move forward, I have a nifty little formula to help you take purposeful action. It goes like …

7 Toxic Thoughts That Are Sabotaging Your Success

All actions results from thought, so it's the thoughts that really matter.<p>Your thoughts are powerful. It may sound farfetched to say that what you believe will come true and what you think about will come to you.<p>But it's not really such a stretch. Your thoughts are directly connected to your …

10 Powerful Habits for Marketing Yourself (and Building a Personal Brand)

Building and promoting your own personal brand is as important for you as it is for any company. Maybe more.<p>We all know the power of brands. Who anywhere in the world isn't familiar with McDonald's fabled golden arches, Coca-Cola's distinctive red-and-white logo, or the green Starbucks mermaid?<p>But …

By Applying This Rule, You Can Overcome Procrastination In 2 Minutes

We have all faced procrastination at some point in our lives. Here is a simple piece of advice on how to overcome it.

10 Mistakes to Avoid in Social Media Marketing - OLBlog

In today’s business climate, social media marketing holds incredible power! It has become the main platform that hostscommunication for family, …

OLBlog

The main serial killer of startups and SMEs is a bad execution. A business without a plan is like a ship without navigation systems. Eventually, it …

The Perfect Schedule For Ultimate Productivity

Imagine if there was a way to structure your day so that you could be 10x more productive.<p>Imagine if the things you needed to do to achieve that …

5 Things That Make Millennials Look Really Unprofessional at Work | Inc.com

The Millennial generation is taking the workplace by storm. At more than 53.5 million people in the U.S. workforce, Millennials now outnumber Baby Boomers and Gen Xers. Not only that, but by 2025 Millennials will comprise about 75 percent of the workforce.<p>Despite their numbers, there are things …

10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

7 Expert Ways to Tell If Someone Is Lying

Ryan Lochte may not have thought he was lying. Could you tell whether he was truthful?<p>Nearly everyone is taught as a kid that lying is bad, but the truth is that society puts up with so much falsehood that many people become liars while thinking they are truthful. Little lies like embellishing your …

Science Says These 3 Mindsets Can Bring You Massive Success | Inc.com

Sometimes, does it feel like, no matter how hard you work or how much you accomplish, you never feel truly satisfied? Do you feel like you experience mental blocks that prevent you from achieving your full potential? If you answered yes to the above questions, it could be your mindset that's …

Self-improvement

4 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits …

6 Tips for Turning Your Email Signature Into a Powerful Marketing Weapon

You could be getting a whole lot more out of your emails, if you just make this one change.<p>The average worker sends 40 business emails every day, according to a study by the Radicati Group. That's more than 10,000 emails per employee each year, or more than one million emails a year for a company …

The 4 daily habits of the most successful SEOs

Want to be great at search engine optimization? Columnist John Lincoln believes that this requires more than just deep SEO knowledge -- it's about …

How to Think Like Elon Musk

How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, …

Avoid these 11 massive time wasters to build a successful startup

When you're building a startup, the last thing you have time for is wasting time; hundreds of tasks need your attention and the founder who's using time most efficiently wins.<p>We asked some seasoned entrepreneurs who all have built successful companies to share their top tips for avoiding the huge …

Mobile Payments

Three Mindsets Blocking Your Way to Invention Success | Inc.com

Pushing past naysayers and those who don't see your vision absolutely requires a thick skin and perseverance for any inventor. However, giving up too soon is not likely to be the biggest problem blocking your success getting your innovation to market. <i>You are.</i><p>Here are three mindsets that might make …

Inventions

4 Habits of the Most Resilient People | Inc.com

The truth is that life can be tough, business can be hard-hitting and success comes with challenges. What separates those who can hold their own and keep going in times of adversity is a cluster of habits that center on resilience.<p>Resilience means developing a strong solid level of mental …

There Are 5 Stages of Leadership. Where Are You on the Scale? | Inc.com

What kind of leader are you? Are you able to inspire those around you to do their best work and help your company thrive in a complex world? And does being a good leader leave you drained and exhausted or are you able to handle it with lightness and enthusiasm?<p>The answer depends on what stage of …

Leadership

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9 Simple Ways To Create Flow In Your Life Every Day

<b>"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." said Albert Einstein.</b> If you've ever been on a bicycle this quote kinda sounds like a no brainer, if you stop pedaling you will fall, but it also holds true once you step off the bike and into the world. Whether you call …

This Simple Technique Will Clear Your Mind [and Lighten Your 'Mental Load']

The life-changing magic of "thinking clean"...<p>Do you ever feel like you have so many things on your mind that you aren't able to fully focus on <i>any</i> of them?<p>Maybe you're trying to finish a project at work, but your mind keeps wandering to all of the tasks you have to finish at home, the financial …

The One Habit That Will Increase Your Focus

To cut through the noise, try being quiet.<p>Some days it feels like your brain is moving in slow-motion. And despite your best efforts, you find it difficult to focus -- and even harder to accomplish your goals for the day. That can be frustrating.<p>Instead of a second cup of coffee, try something …

A New Era Of Innovation

For the past 20 or 30 years, innovation, especially in the digital space, has been fairly straightforward. We could rely on technology to improve at a foreseeable pace and that allowed us to predict, with a high degree of certainty, what would be possible in the years to come.<p>That led most …

Innovation

The 20 Best Emotional Intelligence Books to Read Before 30

Are you an entrepreneur? CEO? Parent? Project or HR manager? There's a gold nugget for everyone here.<p>In my 20s--well before founding a company and writing about servant leadership--my library was mostly composed of books about sports, science fiction, and whatever young, self-centered men were …

Leadership Lessons from CEO Coach Bill Campbell

Bill Campbell, a legendary mentor and executive coach to many of Silicon Valley’s luminaries, died in April. On stage at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech …