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10 things parents should never say to their toddlers

“Time out!” “Don’t run.” “It’s not safe.” These covertly regressive instructions are more damaging than we realize<p>Progressive ideas are an endangered species, on the run in politics, all but extinct in schools. Watch out for these covertly regressive ideas invading our parenting of very young …

What I Learned From Being a Broke, Unemployed Graduate

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I did what they told me to do. I went to college. I took out loans. I graduated on time. So why, three months after graduation was I still jobless?<p>The summer of 2010 was supposed to be my summer. The World Cup was roaring, I was a few …

How CEOs Waste 70% of Their Time Each Day | Inc.com

More than half of your workday could be spent more effectively. While that's hard a hard pill to swallow, you're not the only one who can stand to gain from a little schedule revamping.<p>"Looking at the schedule of a typical CEO, a full 70 percent of that time is sub-optimal, and I'll back that up …

Time Management

How to scale up your team to greatness

The best teams are small, have many women, and know how to have a good fight.<p>FORTUNE — My Stanford University colleague, Huggy Rao, spent seven years …

Uh-Oh! Mild Concussions Can Have Lasting Effects

A new long-term study published in the journal <i>Neurology</i> has revealed some sobering news for anyone who's concerned about concussions. Researchers in the United Kingdom found that even mild concussions can have a lasting effect on thinking and memory. More from HealthDay News:<p>By comparing brain …

Don’t Leave A Testing Toddler Hanging

Your 10-month-old spends the majority of your playgroup session climbing and squirming on your lap, using you to pull up to standing as you sit on …

9 Things Han Solo Taught Me About Parenting

As a child of the '70s, I considered Han Solo the epitome of manhood.<p>Fiercely independent, yet secretly sentimental. Skeptical, but willing to believe in magic if he saw it with his own eyes.<p>Secure enough in his own skin to pursue a princess, but not above taking a wide-eyed farm boy under his …

How to Be an Empathetic Parent, Even When It Feels Hard

Sometimes when I watch my child crumple into a screeching, sobbing mess at my feet, all I hear in my head is, <i>You have got to be kidding me! I don't have time for this!</i> I can't feel his pain, I can't understand his mind and I can't find empathy for him.<p>The thing is, though, I know how to be …

You Can’t Be a Great Manager If You’re Not a Good Coach

If you have room in your head for only one nugget of leadership wisdom, make it this one: the most powerfully motivating condition people experience at work is making progress at something that is personally meaningful. If your job involves leading others, the implications are clear: the most …

9 Ways to Smash Your Limiting Beliefs | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Limiting beliefs are beliefs that limit us. Put another way, they are excuses on why we fail or why we refuse to even try. Hold a belief long enough …

Sleep-Related Death and Babies: Risk Factors Vary by Age, Study Finds

A new study examined the biggest sleep risks for babies under 1 year of age and found that younger and older infants faced different risk factors for sleep-related deaths. In the study, which was published online today in the journal <i>Pediatrics</i>, researchers analyzed more than 8,000 sleep-related …

5 of the Toughest Things Every Father Needs to Talk to His Daughter About

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the five toughest things every father needs to talk to his daughter about?</i><p><i>Answer by Sanjay Sabnani, Asian Dad</i><p>As a father of three daughters, I think about them and their future constantly; especially now that my eldest daughter is headed off to …

7 Unconventional and “Crazy” Ways to Increase Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Being productive is one of the phrases we hear over and over again in our day-to-day lives. In some contexts, it means doing work when you’re …

6 Habits of Super Successful People | Inc.com

Why are some people more successful than others? There’s really no mystery: It's because they do things differently than people who are less successful. Here are six things that very successful people do every day. Embrace these habits and you can greatly accelerate your own success.<p>1. <b>Keep Your Eye</b> …

Self-improvement

Once Upon A Time At The Office: 10 Storytelling Tips To Help You Be More Persuasive

Storytelling is the most effective to way to get your point across. Here are some expert tips for doing it right.<p>Once upon a time, in a faraway kingdom, there was a salesman who traveled the countryside, peddling his wares. Everyone loved his product except the evil king, who wanted to do away with …

What's Holding You Back? 7 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may have a great product, outstanding customer service and a steady flow of customers, but if each year the numbers look the same, your business has stalled. This sort of predicament can only sustain a flat line in growth for so long …