Omar Khattab

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11 Apps For Writers That Can Help You Get Your Masterpiece Completed In No Time

Let's face it: writing isn't a simple task, and authors can use all the help they can get when it comes to finishing (or starting) their projects. …

How Do You Know Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Look for Any of These 7 Signs

This is what it truly takes for leaders to motivate their employees.<p>If you're new to the employee engagement conversation, I'll cut to the chase and break it to you like this: Since 2000, Gallup research has shown that roughly 70 percent of the U.S. work force is "not engaged" or "actively …

Middle East startups are growing fast, and that’s even before the flying taxis arrive

The flight from Tehran to Dubai is about two hours, similar to the flight from New York to Chicago. The flight from Cairo to Beirut is one hour and 15 minutes. In more peaceful times, the drive from Beirut to Damascus in Syria would take you less than two hours. The interconnectedness of the Middle …

Sweet Potatoes Four Ways

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17 Perfect Pieces Of Advice For Married Couples From Married Couples

It's the little stuff that matters the most.<p>"My parents always say relationships are all about <b>communication and expectations.</b>" —eshellem<p>"My dad told me, <b>'never assume.'</b> You will never really know what your partner wants unless you communicate." —c446a5f811<p>"I've been married 21 years and we got …

Tip: Do the Aipa Row

One row to build your back and biceps, boost your deadlift, and even improve your posture. Check it out.<p>The Row Iso Drag Curl (Aipa Row)<p>The row is a …

14 Things You Better Love Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Imagine somebody asked you to write on a piece of paper the things you love doing. If what came to mind was “partying, hanging out with friends, going to the beach, meeting new people, traveling,” you might ready to go on vacation or spring break.<p>If on the other hand, you wrote “learning, making …

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and regular routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot.<p>When …

12 Personality Traits of People Whose Startups Actually Make Money

Learning is 5 percent hearing, 10 percent seeing, and 85 percent doing.<p>I wish that there was an exact science on what not only makes an entrepreneur successful but also what determines the success or failure of their startups.<p>The truth is, there are a countless amount of factors that influence the …

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

The Surprising Secret to a Successful Marriage: Do This 1 Thing

Here's how to keep love alive year after year.<p>Do you want a long-lasting, successful marriage, one that keeps you fulfilled for years after the wedding guests have gone home and the first blush of romance has worn off? Here's one great way to achieve that: You and your spouse should work together …

When Charismatic Leadership Goes Too Far

In most cases, charisma is a useful quality for CEOs. Many work hard to develop charismatic skills. Especially when an organization is asked to become more innovative and to perform beyond normal levels, having followers with an unusually strong belief in the leader and their vision increases the …

How to Write a Small Business Marketing Plan

Starting a small business takes grit, passion, determination, and focus. Coming up with an idea that is profitable and fills a market need is no …

5 Things the Most Successful Entrepreneurs All Have in Common

What do Spanx founder Sara Blakely, AOL co-founder Steve Case, and Dell's founder Michael Dell all have in common? Besides running their own powerhouse companies, they were also all winners of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award--in 2002, 1994, and 1989, respectively.<p>It's an award the …

Entrepreneurship

How 2 Entrepreneurs Saw Amazing Success in Just 2 Months

I recently connected with the founders of WUDN, Chad Keller and Phil Laboon, and it was obvious that we all shared that energy for entrepreneurship.<p>You've probably already heard that 90 percent of startups fail. Fortunately for a lot of entrepreneurs I know, that high risk of failure is more …

Get a Complete Strength Workout in Two Moves

Looking to simplify your routine at the gym? Try these workouts that require just two moves. Besides streamlining your strength session, these moves …

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5 of the Best Cities in the World to Run Your Startup

Genetics science tells us that life itself thrives via diversity. Your company does too.<p>Within your company, very different people with amazingly …

10 Success lessons from Peter Drucker – “Father of Modern Management” for entrepreneurs

Share49<p>Tweet<p>Share443<p>+16<p>Shares 498<p>Peter Drucker, “the father of modern management,” turned management theory into a serious discipline. In a legendary …

Amazing: See How Your Brain Reacts To Love

<i>People say love resemble a habit. As indicated by a few neuroscientists, they’re right! Sentimental affection can discharge such a large number of</i> …

6 Marketing Tools You Probably Haven’t Heard of But Should Be Using

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Between your company’s presence on social media to its website traffic, your marketing strategy …

9 mind-expanding documentaries to increase your intelligence

Be honest, now and then we all spend our free time watching various TV series, don’t we? And while some may consider it to be a rather meaningless …

11 things people in successful relationships do every day

Developing greater determination, willpower, and grit — something you can definitely do — is also important. Being more likable makes a huge difference. (Likability is another quality you can develop.)<p>While all those are important factors in the success of your business or career — and therefore …

How 10 Couples Stay Madly in Love After Many Years

You're madly in love now, with your wedding on the horizon and your whole life together in front of you. But after years of marriage, it can be tough to remember those head-over-heels feelings you once had. With these secrets from couples who've been married for more than a decade, though, you can …

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3 Books That Will Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

The curator for business, history, and social sciences at The New York Public Library shares his favorite reads for boosting creativity.<p>While necessity is said to be the mother of invention, innovation is the engine driving personal growth, creativity, and startup success. While some people are …

The 3-Day Workout Program to Build Muscle Endurance and Get in Fighting Shape

In a sport as relentlessly demanding as MMA, any competitive fighter needs to have a huge base of raw strength and conditioning to endure five rounds …

50 Small Acts That Make Your Partner Feel Loved In A Relationship

If you feel like you’re the awkward person at social events or you struggle to enter into conversations because you’re shy, it can impact your social …

This Is Marriage, Take It Or Leave It

To be married, partnered, or in any long-term relationship, you must forget every romantic movie you have ever seen and accept the fact that you are binding yourself to someone who will know all of your flaws and who will sometimes point them out to you.<p><i>By Joelle Wisner</i><p>To be married, partnered, or …

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8 Skills every entrepreneur must have!

Share60<p>Tweet<p>Share91<p>+19<p>Shares 160<p>Being an entrepreneur is not a cake walk, not only do you need devotion and necessary technical skills, there are a …

Lessons Learned: How To Go From Intrapreneur To Entrepreneur

Since I started writing this blog, I’ve had inquiries from more and more people who want to be entrepreneurs. Most of the time their first question is how do I get started?<p>Then a lot of the times I hear, “I’m tired of working for someone I need my own thing” or “I think I’m going to take a leap of …