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7 Emotional-Management Practices That Propel Success

Calming your inner turmoil opens you to respond better to inevitable changes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Poor emotional management can destroy a person’s personal and professional life. A person in business who doesn’t possess a well-kept check on his or her …

15 Things Great Leaders Do When Things Get Really Dangerous

A former military aviator who led Marines in an incredibly dangerous job shares his insights.<p>Most of us want to become better leaders. Maybe we want to build a company, lead a team, or simply become the type of people others look to for inspiration and guidance.<p>But there's a higher level of …

7 Horrible Ways to Lead a Team (and the 1 Mistake Everyone Makes)

If you do this, you are not a leader.<p>Leadership is not, "Hey, you, go do this thing for me."<p>When we think about leadership, we tend to think in terms of hierarchy--those at "the top" are considered "the leaders" and those at the bottom are considered "the followers."<p>The problem with this sort of …

What Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know About Patents

Patent applications, patent registration, and defending patents can be tricky. Here's how to do it right.<p>You've just had a brilliant idea for a new product or invention. The first thing you should do is get a patent, right? Well, maybe not. First of all, patents are expensive, will require a lot of …

9 TED Talks That Will Make You Hungry for Success

Here’s how a TED Talk is born:<p><i>“Once a year, a thousand remarkable people gather in Monterey, California, to share something of incalculable value.</i> …

4 tricks that super successful people use to focus when they're sleep deprived

But not everyone has the luxury of being able to sleep soundly through the night.<p>Take the president of the United States, says Michael Jaffee, the vice chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of Florida<i>.</i><p>It's not a position where crises can wait until morning.<p>Campaigning for the …

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Avoid these 11 massive time wasters to build a successful startup

When you're building a startup, the last thing you have time for is wasting time; hundreds of tasks need your attention and the founder who's using time most efficiently wins.<p>We asked some seasoned entrepreneurs who all have built successful companies to share their top tips for avoiding the huge …

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100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

If Islam Is Un-American, so Are Christianity and Judaism

"[I am] calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our representatives can figure out what's going on." -- Donald J. Trump<p>Though controversial and clearly unconstitutional, Trump has tapped into a sentiment held by 76 percent of the Republican electorate …

'There's no milk left!' Top chef host Padma Lakshmi shares a funny photo of her five-year-old daughter squeezing her bikini-clad breast during a vacation in her native India

Padma Lakshmi may be an award-winning cookbook author and television personality, but she's also a mom who experiences many amusing moments that come …

Secrets to Success From Elon Musk, Steve Martin and Mike Bloomberg

What are the secrets to success? Well, successful people work hard. But you work hard too, right?<p>And if you keep working harder and harder you’re …

7 key questions about our newly discovered human ancestor, answered

In groundbreaking new research published on Thursday, a new species of human relative has been discovered in South Africa. The findings, published in …

This nighttime routine will help you be more productive in the morning

This way you can get the rest you need, and you will be prepared for an energetic and focused tomorrow.<p>The Nightly Routine doesn't have to be as long as the morning  —  mine is only around 15 minutes or so; however, I wake up feeling refreshed and ready to crush the day.<p>After recently writing a …

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Shocking Conditions for Workers on India's Tea Plantations Revealed

As one of the world’s most popular beverages (reportedly second only to water), the production of tea is immensely important. But the living …

9 Lies We Tell Ourselves That Sabotage Your Success

We know that the right thing to do is to be honest and not to tell lies to others. And we know the ramifications of getting caught when we do lie.<p>But what about all of the lies we tell ourselves? Are the consequences of lying to yourself sabotaging your success?<p>You may not even realize it, but …