Justin Sandhu

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Steve Jobs's 3 Most Surprising Secrets to Success | Inc.com

In the final minutes before Apple's press conference, my thoughts drifted to what Steve Jobs would have thought about his legacy. I envied him in high school as one of the few guys for whom the creative die seemed to be cast as a teenager. His swagger throughout life and his approach to leadership …

13 Valuable Lessons From Failed Startups

But a lot of the founders of these failed startups have really interesting advice to give after going through the challenges of making a startup work. We've rounded up some of the best lessons you can takeaway from failed startup founders.

5 Common Questions Leaders Should Never Ask

Questioning is undoubtedly a valuable leadership tool. Asking the right questions can help business leaders to anticipate changes, seize opportunities, and move their organizations in new directions.<p>But <i>how</i> you question is critical. Questions can be great for engaging and motivating people , but …

Search

Okay, so maybe your company doesn’t offer onsite dry cleaning like Google or low-interest home loans like Boston Consulting Group, but it’s still a pretty great place for new college grads to start a career, isn’t it? Nonetheless, interviewers at some big companies are finding the class of 2014 is …

12 Pieces Of Valuable Life Advice From The Greatest Commencement Speeches Of All Time

Inspired by recent round ups by NPR and Brain Pickings of great commencement speeches, we've highlighted our all-time favorites and the timeless advice they offer.<p>These speeches touch on dealing with failure, adapting to change, and the importance of self-discovery. Read on to see the powerful life …

Motivation

9 Books Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read | Inc.com

Some of the best content to be found about startups is locked in books. An entrepreneur asked me yesterday for a 140 character recommendation of one book for founders. Reducing my list to just one and condensing an argument for why founders ought to read it in just 117 characters was just too great …

Al Gore

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

5 ‘secret’ stocks in the hottest sectors of 2014

The stock market has set new records, but this hasn’t been a great year for investors.<p>The S&P 500 SPX, +0.69% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average …

5 New Income Streams Anyone Can Create

If money were water, your income would be the fresh mountain spring… the source of your spending power. This income "stream" could be your answer to …

Personal Finance

30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life

Quora users discussed some lessons they've learned along the way in the thread, "What are the top 10 things we should be informed about in life?" Users had many more than 10 tips to offer, and we've collected and paraphrased some of the best advice, arranged by contributor below.<p><i>Justin Freeman, who</i> …

Self-improvement

14 Life Lessons That Go Against Conventional Wisdom

In a recent Quora thread, users responded to the question: What life lessons are counter-intuitive or go against common sense or wisdom?<p>We trawled through the list looking for the best and most surprising advice. Many of these insights have been confirmed by social science.<p>Here are the takeaways.<p><b>1.</b> …

Success in life doesn't depend on college choice | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The first large-scale study of college graduates’ success in life using measures other than salary reached some potentially revolutionary conclusions.<p>Cyclists traverse the Main Quad at Stanford University in Stanford, California, May 9, 2014. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach<p>It also …

8 Things Today's College Students Must Invest In To Get Hired

The process of applying for jobs and getting hired has changed significantly over the past decade, thanks to technology, increased competition, and the rise of “lean recruiting.” In a previous post, I shared critical job search skills. This post identifies eight small investments in time and/or …