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If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct …

Self-improvement

Scientists Just Revealed a Hidden Secret About The Sun's Inner Core

The beginning of new solar physics.<p>The innermost region of the Sun is hidden from our eyes, and it looks like this stealth has enabled the core to …

Six ways to stop wasting time in office meetings

In a business world where time is as precious a resource as money, an enormous amount of it is wasted in meetings.<p>Senior executives now spend the equivalent of two days a week in meetings, and the average organization spends 15% of its collective time in meetings, according to Michael Mankins and …

Time Management

The 5 Main Steps of The Lean Management

5 Things the Best Leaders Do Every Day

Start by recognizing your staff members for their good work. And do it in public.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors,</i> …

Employee Engagement

5 Effective Ways to Change Your Behavior And Improve Your Life

But I'll be honest, it will take some courage.<p>Lets be honest: Change Is hard. And sometimes we set goals that we can't meet. Stuff happens. Most of the time, however, it's "stuff" that we have full control over.<p>If you're stuck and looking to change up your strategy to set better goals and be more …

Procrastination

The 10 Things You Must Do to Achieve Your Goals

To succeed, you first have to set yourself up for success.<p>7 min read<p>In making New Year’s resolutions, it might seem like you’re setting yourself up for failure. So many people underutilize gym memberships, quickly revert to old habits or never take up new hobbies they’ve been meaning to master.<p>For …

Productivity

The Best 25 Motivational Quotes To Kick Start Every Morning

VIP Contributor<p>Entrepreneur, business advisor and online-marketing professional<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Thoughts become things, and as entrepreneurs and leaders, it is especially important that we remember to pay attention to our thoughts every day and …

Motivation

A former McKinsey partner shares 4 techniques to finally get your email inbox under control

Sevenshift CEO, McKinsey senior adviser, and former McKinsey partner Caroline Webb says that if you're like most people, you're probably wasting hours every week. Thankfully, she has some solutions, she writes in her book "How to Have a Good Day," a collection of career best practices she's learned …

Why More Money Won’t Motivate Your Employees

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

How to put your mind—as well as your body—to sleep

My sleep schedule:<p><b>8:30</b>: Get ready for bed.• <b><br>9:00</b>: Be in bed.• <b><br>9:30</b>: Hopefully be sleeping.• <b><br>9:55</b>: Definitely be sleeping.• <b><br>10:00</b>: Oh god, you’re not asleep? Why aren’t you asleep? You know what happens when you can’t sleep. Well, you just keep thinking about sleep. I mean wait, don’t think about sleep! …

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Simple Ways to Add 2 Hours More to Your Day

Of course, you cannot actually add more time to the 24-hour day or 168-hour week. But talk to productivity experts and highly productive sorts and …

The Week in Review: Einstein’s Gravitational Waves Theory Confirmed

A team of physicists announced their “biggest scientific breakthrough” on Thursday, as Albert Einstein’s gravitational waves theory was proven correct. The scientists, from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) Scientific Collaboration, confirmed that distortions in space, …

Our 10 Best BPM Practices

By onJanuary 22, 2016 in BPM, Business Process Managament<p><b>10 Best BPM Practices from the Experts</b><p>Business process management is about more than …

5 countries crushed by oil price collapse

Countries that produce the world's crude are getting crushed by low prices.<p>Huge budget surpluses are turning into deficits, and generous social programs are being replaced with austerity and cuts.<p>Oil has collapsed below $37 a barrel, compared to over $100 in mid-2014. The global oil glut, OPEC's …

A Harvard psychologist describes a simple exercise to reduce your anxiety in stressful situations

There's a simpler and more effective way to beat anxiety. The trick? Remind yourself of what you value most.<p>In her new book "Presence," Amy Cuddy, the Harvard psychologist who popularized the idea of "power posing" to increase confidence, offers a simple exercise to get over your nerves. Take a few …

God did not create Universe: Hawking

God no longer has any place in theories on the creation of the Universe due to a series of developments in physics, British scientist Stephen Hawking …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Self-improvement

A Simple Guide to Between / Within Capability

Having delivered training courses on capability analyses with Minitab, several times, I have noticed that one question you can be absolutely sure …

How to Invest Your Money Like Warren Buffett

With a net worth over $66 Billion, Warren Buffett is known as the most successful investor in the world.<p>With a net worth over $66 Billion, Warren Buffett is known as the most successful investor in the world. He had a knack for business at a young age, and with the right mentorship, hard work, and …

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#Strategy : 7 Time-Wasting Habits You Need to Cut Out of Your Life for Good...In Order to Get ahead in Life & in your #Career, You need to Develop better #Habits. - First Sun Consulting, LLC | Outplacement Services and Career Transition Firm

You've probably heard the saying that 20 percent of your activities account for 80 percent of your success. This means that 80 percent of your …

NASA has given SpaceX the order to transport astronauts into space in 2017

The next frontier of space travel is coming.<p>On Friday (Nov. 20), NASA awarded a work order to Elon Musk’s private space firm, SpaceX, to transport astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS). Boeing received a similar order for a manned flight back in May. The missions will take place on …

Space Travel

Meditate your way to better productivity

At the start of one hectic day, Gandhi is reputed to have said, "I have so much to accomplish today that I must meditate for two hours instead of one." Contained in that counterintuitive argument is the reason for pursuing the practice of mindfulness – but also the reason we don't.<p>When people are …

3 reasons why the US stock market has left the rest of the world in its dust

Despite the recent volatility in the US stock market, it's not hard to argue that the S&P 500 has been a good place to invest.​<p>From the start of the market recovery in March 2009 to the end of October 2015, the S&P 500's returns have nearly doubled the rest of the world.<p>Rob Sharps, Equity Portfolio …

What We Can All Learn From Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan is known as the greatest basketball player of all time. And even those who don’t know much about him can tell that he’s more than just …

Harvard study finds yoga and meditation reduces healthcare cost by 43%

Practices like yoga, meditation and prayer can help curb the need for general healthcare services by almost 50 percent according to researchers.<p>A …

Yoga

The 80-hour workweek doesn’t truly work

One of the best pieces of advice I ever received was from my boss at one of my first jobs. During a performance appraisal, he broke script and encouraged me to put my interests above the company's.<p>Last week, after reading in these pages how Kevin Sandhu, chief executive officer of the online loan …