Mariah Pinckney

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The One Thing You’re Sure to Struggle With as a Leader

<i>Leaders face a lot of issues but one thing they will struggle with is sometimes staying positive.</i> <br>Being a leader is all about balance. You have to be …

7 Traits of Exceptional Leaders In the Age of Customer Feedback

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You were hired or promoted by your company to drive change within the organization - to be the leader who makes sure that everyone in the team is contributing to the overall success of the company. A leadership role comes with its own …

7 Telltale Signs That You Have a Leader's Mindset

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Great performers don’t always make great leaders. Need proof? Just look to the sports world. Wayne Gretzky, Isaiah Thomas and Kevin McHale -- all legendary athletes whose on-the-field success didn’t translate to storied coaching …

How To Embrace Your Weaknesses And Become A Better Leader

One key to being a good boss is figuring out what type of leader you are, then adjusting your strengths and weaknesses to help the team.<p>People don’t quit jobs; they quit bosses. So when you’re the leader, your job directly impacts employee retention. While some people are naturally good at managing …

Here’s How You Get Past the Fear of a Career Change

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

4 Simple Ways To Maximize A Small Space

<i>Got a small space and some big dreams? Whether you’re decorating your dorm, high-rise studio, or a tiny house (which is very trendy of you, by the</i> …

Why So Many Business People Struggle with Personal Finance

To understand where your business' money goes, you need to have a firm grasp on your personal finances.<p>Business executives and owners alike struggle with their own personal finances. In some cases, it means that big salaries leave extra money on the table for frivolous spending. Rather than …

Do Your Team Members Feel Valued and Appreciated?

Employee Engagement Survey statistics tell us that 72 percent of employees feel they receive adequate recognition, and approximately 65 percent of …

Employee Engagement

21 Ways to Win the Hearts of Your Employees | Inc.com

Over a decade ago, the concept of heart-centered leadership was met with skepticism. People who had read my book on the subject were uncertain that heart-centered principles could thrive in a world obsessed with the pursuit of profit at any and all costs. Yet, the concept of a leader who champions …

What I learned being the only woman in the room

It’s not exactly breaking news, but in case you haven’t heard, women face an uphill battle in the business world.<p>Examples can be found everywhere: women are judged – even by other women – more harshly than men are for trying to negotiate higher compensation for their work. Our mistakes follow us …

10 Motivational Books You Must Read To Strengthen Your Leadership Skills

Leadership skills aren’t learnt in a day; it takes time and experience to understand and develop those skills and project them in your professional …

Here’s The Average American’s Annual Budget After College

The typical entertainment budget? $202 a month.<p>Albert Einstein once said that the most powerful force in the universe was compound interest. Anyone …

Boost Your Savings Account by Adding the Money You Save on Every Deal

Buying things when they’re on sale is a great way to save money, but you can save even more if you take the money you saved and stick it right into …

Personal Finance

The One Question You Should Be Asking Yourself at Work

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5 Attitudes That Define Great Leaders

I typically work with huge datasets and draw conclusions based on thousands of leaders. Recently, however, I was working with a small dataset of just 30 leaders. These leaders work for a high tech company with more than 60,000 total employees. This group of 30 were considered to be some of the …

Leadership

7 major life changes you can make to build wealth

At first, Brian Carter's move to South Carolina seemed like an extreme measure to take in order to fix his finances.<p>After all, on the surface, he had a great life. He was living in sunny San Diego, married to his true love, and had a flexible work schedule as a freelance digital marketer.<p>The catch, …

How Much These Money Habits Can Hurt Your Credit Score

Credit can impact everything from your monthly bills to your ability to buy a home. So if you have a solid score, you want to keep it that way. There …

Personal Finance

Why Women Need to Save More...a Whole Lot More

Women, listen up. It is not an equal playing field when it comes to money and retirement for men and women. Here’s the harsh reality: women earn about 77 cents on the dollar compared to men. Their earnings often peak out at an earlier age and women tend to opt out of the workforce sooner than men. …

7 Ways Millennial Leaders Break From Tradition

By the year 2020, Millennials will make up more than half of the workforce, meaning of course, some members of this generation will have taken on …

Not Enough Zzzzs? Social Media Use Could Be Messing With Your Sleep

Can’t seem to get a good night’s sleep? You might be checking Facebook too much.<p>A study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine suggests that heavy social media use could wreak havoc with your sleep patterns.<p>Previous studies have found that use of tech gadgets such as …

People Leave Bosses, Not Companies. But Maybe That Boss is You!

<b>People leave bosses, not companies!</b><p>This is a statement that almost every single one of us has heard at some point during our careers, in fact, it might even be something that we have said ourselves.<p>And it's true. According to a Gallup study around 50% of employees leave their company to get away …

Why You Need a Social Media Marketing Plan

More than 74 percent of adults use a social networking site. Of those, 78 percent say a company’s social media posts influenced their buying …

Public Relations

Best Money Tips: 15 Best Apps for Savings on Dining Out

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found a list of the best apps for saving money when you’re dining out, how to clean …

Kate Middleton's Favorite Brand Is All You Need For Perfectly Polished Street Style

It may be hard to imagine a sophisticate like Kate Middleton wearing floral pumps with a striped coat and a pair of palazzo pants. But as it turns out, L.K. Bennett is Kate's go-to label for playful prints and some of the brightest dresses she owns. So when we saw the British brand's Spring '16 …

Photographers

7 toxic money habits you should quit

Bad money habits can be exceptionally hard to break, whether they're ingrained from your upbringing or stem from a lack of knowledge about personal finance.<p>Even when you have the best intentions and a strong financial plan, those enduring rituals will continually derail your money success.<p>For …

How to Save Money on Big Expenses in 2016

Though we're not even halfway through January, for many of us new years resolutions are quickly becoming a distant memory. According to data from StatisticBrain.com, 29 percent of resolutions don't make it past the first 2 weeks. In order to help those still hanging in there with one of the most …

Here's How You Could Be Jeopardizing Your Own Success

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur’s Library

No matter what stage you’re at in the entrepreneur journey, whether you just launched your first startup or have started several successful …

Entrepreneurship