Justina Jones

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How I built a 6-figure business while working full time and raising a family

I had a 2-year-old son, a 9-month-old daughter, and a management consulting career at a top firm in NYC.<p>I traveled for 3 days every week, jumping on trains, hopping on planes, and staying in hotels. When I came home, I wanted to spend every second with my children and husband.<p>I didn't want to live …

Entrepreneurship

Why this woman is teaching 20,000 Ghanaian kids to code

<i>This week we’ve had the honour of speaking to Ghana Code Club founder Ernestina Edem Appiah about her rise from IT secretary to kick-ass coder,</i> …

A Unicorn, Data Analytics Firm Mu Sigma, Gets A Woman CEO

Ambiga Dhiraj, a former Motorola engineer, has taken over as the CEO of Mu Sigma, a data analytics firm that is valued at over a $1 billion. A woman leading a unicorn, a term used to describe startups valued over a billion dollars, is still a rarity.<br>Dhiraj took over the reins last week from her …

How modern technology options help new businessmen with their startups

Things that were done in months in the past can now be done with the press of a button. People have mobile devices resting on their palms allowing …

Mobile Devices

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Women Entrepreneurs: 'Imposter' Syndrome, Gender Insults And The Beauty Of Bragging

In my inaugural Scaling Chronicles, I mention how few women entrepreneurs reach a million dollars in annual revenue (“three percent,” according to <i>Million Dollar Women</i>). I heard from several female founders that this statistic was egregious, and I agree.<p>To figure out what gives, I convened five …

Startups Are Personal: Be Careful With Cheap And Cheerful

In the fourth part of our lessons learned series (which is co-authored by Traklight’s Mike Willee), we tackle a topic near and dear to my heart: cost-cutting measures. Sometimes, they’re necessary, but other times, they’re a mistake, and we made this mistake with Traklight a few times. Cost-cutting …

10 Things No One Will Tell You About Starting a Business

<b>These days it seems everyone is calling themselves an “entrepreneur.” There’s a lot of talk about leaving your job, following your dreams, making</b> …

Entrepreneurship

17 Ancient Quotes that can Fuel Your Success

7 Scientifically Proven Ways To Increase Your Influence

There are many reasons why people might scream – they’re angry, scared, or in pain (or maybe they’re in a metal band!). Some might say that screaming …

Mental Disorders

7 Tips for Creating and Running Your First Membership Site

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

Employment

10 Ways To Invest Money While You Have A Full-Time Job

Having a full-time job doesn't mean you need to have only one source of income. There are plenty of ways to invest and make money while also doing a …

25 Free Online Courses To Equip You With Valuable Skills

Kelsey Humphreys<p>Read full profile<p>Now that the inspirational sparkle of the new year has worn off, you may be falling back into your old routines and …

5 Best Entrepreneur Tools to Increase Productivity

Millions of people use Google search every day for a variety of reasons. Students use it for school, business people use it for research, and …

Google Search

21 Books Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read Now

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

Employment

Learn How To Use Photoshop In Less Than 30 Minutes

Larry Alton<p>Business Consultant Read full profile<p>While Photoshop is an incredibly advanced piece of software, this doesn’t mean it’s only reserved for …

Graphic Design

8 Ways To Declutter Your Home

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

Apps

5 Powerful Ways to Stand Out in Life and Business

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Self-help

Soledad O’Brien: Navigating the Not-So-Linear Career Path

At one point in her career a typical day would start at 3 A.M. and wrap up around 3 P.M. And that was just the <i>work</i> day. Then it was home to her four …

Three Tips for Controlling Your Emotions

How can you get better at controlling your feelings?<p>The language of this question reveals a biased belief that there are <i>bad</i> emotions requiring …

15 Websites You Should Know To Make Your Life Easier

Does it ever feel like the things you want to accomplish always end up on the back burner? If the answer to that question is “yes,” you’re not alone. …

Motivation

Sleep Experts Say That Work And School Shouldn't Start Until After 10am

Sleep Experts Say That Work And School Shouldn’t Start Until After 10am<p>Michael Prywes<p>Read full profile<p>Students, in an age of global competitiveness, …

Sleep

Girls Who Code to give $1 million to underprivileged girls

All girls should be able to learn how to code. And Girls Who Code, a national nonprofit, is doing its part to make that happen.<p>On Tuesday, the company told CNNMoney that it will be giving away $1 million in scholarships to high school girls who want to take part in its summer programs.<p>While the …