Josh Allin

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50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

6 Must-Read Books That Will Unlock Your Inner Mental Strength

They all contain valuable insight on making the process work better for you.<p><i>What are the best books to read for mental strength? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni,</b> …

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men | Inc.com

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn't changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, devastated and scared children.<p>Male suicide rates have increased to three to four times higher than the female suicide rate. Men are twice as likely as women …

Self-improvement

Getting Things Done, Ten Years In

You don’t hear a lot of people talk about the <i>Getting Things Done</i> productivity system anymore. It’s not as colorful or Insta-friendly as the Bullet …

Every Man Should Read These Life-Changing Books

Don’t take life learning and personal growth for granted. Some of these books are guaranteed to expand your mind, provoke your thoughts, and even …

I Followed This Psychologist’s 7 Steps To Embrace Self Love & Care

I’ve been working on improving my own self care lately. Because it’s been a rough year, emotionally and physically, and I know that what I invest in …

The Budgeting Methods Smart Finance Bloggers Swear By

Maintaining a budget is one of those things everyone knows they have to do, but not everyone actually understands how to do it (or rather, how to do …

Personal Finance

How to Leverage Time to Increase Learning and Productivity

Most successful people would likely tell you that they consider time as one of the most important resources that a person can take advantage of. …

This Is the Best of Lifehacker 2016

At the end of every year, we take a look back at our most popular posts to reminisce (and to help you catch any stuff you might have missed). Here’s …

Note-Taking

Nana-lutions for 2017

You have heard of New Year's resolutions, but have you heard of "nana-lutions"?<p>Over the years I have made, kept and then forgotten countless New Year's Resolutions and you probably have too. So why do we even bother?<p>Because we want to do better, we really do, but the mind is willing and the flesh …

The Best of Sketching in 2016

From traditional to digital and everything in between<p>We noticed a popularity in sketching articles this year, ranging from traditional pen and paper …

Freelancers Need Better Energy Management, Not Time Management

Corporate managers are always looking for ways to improve employee performance. In recent years, they’ve tapped into a new area: better energy management. As a freelancer, you’re business owner, manager and employee all rolled into one. Maybe you follow the mantra “Time is money,” but there’s a …

Time Management

11 simple tips for being more productive that don't feel like work

You went out with friends last night, which seemed like a brilliant idea in the moment and quickly escalated to a wildly good time, but now you're paying the price to productivity.<p>You're utterly exhausted due in part to dehydration and largely attributed to lack of sleep, you can't quite satisfy …

Time Management

The bad habits you should give up if you want to be successful

Sometimes, to become successful and to get closer to the person we know we can become, we don’t need to add more things to our lives—we need to give up on some of them.<p>There are certain things that are almost universal. These things, if you give them up, will help you become more successful (even …

Motivation

These 3 Unpopular Leadership Strategies Are Why Alabama's Nick Saban Is So Successful | Inc.com

Leaders who achieve long term success are often those who are willing to take steps others are not willing to try.<p>Alabama football head coach Nick Saban has set a powerful example of this, and you can apply his same approach to your team.<p>I attended the University of Alabama, and my baptism into …

College Football

11 experts share their favorite tips so you can make 2018 your most productive year yet

And we admit it can be a little daunting to keep up with all the productivity advice out there.<p>So since you're here to learn how to make better use of your time, we thought we'd save you some and round up the best productivity tricks.<p>To do this, we asked some of the experts we trust to share how …

Want to Be Super Successful? Science Says Do Any 1 of These 10 Things | Inc.com

We all have the same amount of time. That's why people who are more productive -- and successful -- use their time more effectively.<p>And that's why my <i>Inc.</i> colleague Chris Winfield is such a great resource for entrepreneurs.<p>Chris is an entrepreneur and writer, and if you like this post (and the next …

Time Management

Agile is a verb, not a noun

<i>Are we there yet?</i> It’s becoming like nails-on-a-chalkboard to hear phrases like “<i>We’re going Agile”</i> or <i>“We’re doing this because it’s agile.”</i> People …

What you need to know about Agile Performance Management

<b>Agile performance management</b> is a collaborative, continuous feedback and development practice that is steadily replacing <b>traditional performance</b> …

4 reasons your agile implementation isn't working

I see four common reasons an agile implementation doesn't get the benefits hoped for. These reasons include a failure to limit risk, long end-to-end …

Why You Need Online Project Management Software

<b>PROJECT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE</b> helps teams to better plan and manage their time and work.<p>Project management is not just for project managers anymore. …

PMI Risk Management Professional Flashcards

Risk Management

9 Reasons Your Best Employees Will Stay, Even When They Don't Like Their Jobs

And if they don't like their jobs now, after these things takes place, they'll be thankful they stayed.<p>Yesterday, I wrote about how to solve a company's turnover problem with the overarching principle of establishing an "entrepreneurial spirit" in your culture. In other words, treating your best …

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Improve your Business Success with Daily Planning

How to Increase Business Success with Daily Planning<p>Business Success Program: Business Success Lesson 4<p>Updated February 24, 2017<p>We all know the …

The 12 Agile Manifesto Principles | Ethics of Agile Software Development

Struggling with Agile Project management? When you’re in the thick of an agile project, it’s easy to get swept up in the fast-paced, ever-changing …

Project Management

Lean Startup Best Practices: Write hypotheses you can learn from.

If you practice Lean Startup methodologies, you’re likely familiar with Build-Measure-Learn. It <i>seems</i> like the directive here is to first build …

The Beginner’s Guide To Scrum And Agile Project Management

What can help you build a car, save your marriage, code software, write a book, or even renovate a house?A whiteboard and a pad of sticky notes (the …

Project Management

How to Get 10X More Done (and Still Leave Work on Time!)

Picture your perfect day. You wake up early. The sun is shining. Everything goes your way during your morning routine as you get off to work, where you arrive a few minutes before everyone else. You avoid the temptation of checking email immediately and settle into a major project.<p>Time passes …