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The 80/20 Rule of Time Management: Stop Wasting Your Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Small-business owners waste their time on what I call $10 an hour work, like running to get office supplies. Meanwhile, they forgo the activities that earn $1,000 an hour, such as sending the right email to the right person, or …

8 Changes To Make If You Want To Be A Truly Happy Person

There are very few things as stunning and breathtaking as an alpha woman. Her poised sense of self and her kind yet firm ways are a masterful thing …

11 Signs Revealed Only In People With True Confidence

If you’ve ever fallen in love, you would know how good it makes you feel. It’s an exciting and at the same time terrifying sensation. You might be …

Skinny Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles Recipe

Place a large sauté pan over medium-low heat. Add the olive oil and heat it for 1 minute. Add the garlic and crushed red pepper flakes and cook them …

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

Winnie-the-Pooh

The productivity trick one author used to write over 40 books

Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-fiction, 12 short stories, 2 plays, and an assortment of articles and letters.<p>Trollope achieved his incredible productivity by writing in 15-minute intervals for three hours per day.<p>His strategy is explained in Mason Currey's book, …

Time Management

How to Exponentially Improve Your Performance

But thanks to the (newly discovered) plasticity of our brains, we can raise that bar higher than ever—and consistently reach it. How? By pushing …

The Brain

50 Digital Marketing Tools to Grow Your Start-Up

This list of 50 tools can help you boost your digital marketing start-up in every aspect, from SEO to social media to email.

5 Management Rules I Swear By (Data Isn't Emotional, But People Are)

<b>“You can’t manage what you can’t measure.”</b> <i><br>—attributed to W. Edwards Deming (disputed)</i><p>In business, <i>data</i> is king. But what should we measure? And how?<p>Human emotion inevitably factors into the ‘what’ and the ‘how’ decisions. The use of data can evoke deep passions and trigger strong disagreements.<p>Data …

7 Psychological Equations to Empower Your Business Mind

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You can either be at theeffect (powerless) of your business or act as the cause (in power) of it. Your internal belief system about business is the most important predictor of success or failure. In order to train yourself toward success, …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …