Mehdi Chehimi

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Kids know creativity is not just for artists. Here's how to follow their lead

Ask a roomful of adults if they're creative and very few will raise their hands.<p>But Sir Ken Robinson, one of the world's leading thinkers on the …

4 Hours Listening to Tony Robbins Will Teach You More About Business Than 4 Years in College

If you're looking to learn about growing a company, why not learn from someone who has built 30 of them?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people roll their eyes at the very mention of Tony Robbins, but I recently attended one of his events, and while I can …

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

This is how to become mentally strong: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Ever get to the point where your brain is just pooped? The ol’ grey matter is waving the white flag. You’re exhausted. You can’t go on. You’ve got no …

Beginner’s Guide to Instagram Marketing

If you’ve read our basic primer on Instagram and have decided you’re ready to use it as one of your marketing tools, this is the guide you want to …

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Top 10 Reasons Leaders Fail

There is no such thing as failure as long was you learn from it. Here are 10 failures of others to learn from.<p>I have had the good fortune of working with thousands of leaders since co-founding a leadership consulting and training firm in 1999.<p>Here is what we have found to be the top 10 derailers of …

Top 10

Steve Jobs Once Gave Some Brilliant Management Advice on Hiring Top People. Here It Is in 2 Sentences

Every boss in a hiring role should appreciate this simple yet profound advice from the former head of Apple.<p>Steve Jobs may have had an enormous ego as the head of Apple, but he understood his place in the information age when he famously quipped,<p>It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and tell …

Leadership

Intelligence Isn't Something You're Born With. It's Acquired When You Learn How To Do These 5 Things

Intelligence is earned.<p>Outliers have a tendency to give the masses the wrong ideas.<p>When we hear stories about a seven year old who can speak 14 different languages, or see a video of someone with a photographic memory repeating back every single person's name in a fifty person auditorium, we sit …

Self-improvement

Why Google's Managers Are So Wildly Successful Comes Down to These 8 Behaviors

Google found that its most successful managers consistently displayed these qualities, in order of importance.<p>Becoming a good manager is no cake walk. Nailing down behaviors that lead to high employee engagement, trust, and loyalty requires continuous development.<p>But first, companies need to figure …

google's

6 Social Media Trends to Prepare for in 2018

2018 is only four months away, and brands have to prepare to take advantage of the opportunities social media presents -- or their competitors will.<p>When it comes to reaching audiences, effectively distributing your content, and building a following around your brand, social media offers a wealth of …

Social Media

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do.<p>A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don't compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do -- only that you will be …

Motivation

Boost Your Retirement Income With These 10 Tips

You may be surprised by some of these ways to increase your retirement income and your future financial security. Some are quite powerful.<p><i>"Every day</i> …

Weird habits of very successful people

What traits really determine success?Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer Travis Bradberry published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>You know what they say about opinions — everybody has one. If you want to see that truth in action, just Google "characteristics of successful people."<p>Some …

January 2016

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Success

The 23 Best Motivational Speeches of All Time

It was halftime during one of my 7th-grade football games. And we were losing 14 - 0. With our knees planted in the grass, my team was quietly …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

10 books that will change the way you live your life

Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career, we're all works in progress.<p>But finding the path that'll get us there is a torturous, tender, …

Books

5 Ways Smart Social Marketers Drive Engagement

The face of social marketing is changing.<p>As usual.<p>The tactics that drove engagement a year ago aren’t necessarily the most effective strategies for</i> …

Generation Z Has Arrived, Four Tips to Marketing to the Post-Millennials

Just when you have finally figured out how to balance your marketing strategies among the Boomers, Generation X, Generation and the Millennials here …

Public Relations

Website Logo Placement for Maximum Brand Recall

<b>Summary:</b> Users are 89% more likely to remember logos shown in the traditional top-left position than logos placed on the right.<p>Showing a logo in the …

Visual Design

The 13 Best Apps to Maximize Your Business Productivity

Plenty of business productivity apps promise big results, but these 13 really deliver.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media</i> …

Apps

9 WordPress Plugins Your Small Business Needs In 2016

If your small business uses WordPress (as more than 60% of websites do!), you probably already have a shortlist of go-to plugins that are essential. …

If You're Not Serious About a Business Plan, You're Not Serious About Business

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The debate around the relevance of business plans is one that continues to divide opinion. Although conventional wisdom suggests a business plan has a role to play in determining company success, increasingly, and especially in …

Small Business

How To Make The Right Decisions In Markets--And In Life

If there’s an observation common to psychologists who work in financial markets, it’s this: incredibly bright people, capable of immense effort and insight, when placed under conditions of risk, reward, uncertainty, fear, and greed, can make incredibly boneheaded decisions. Very often, investment …