Pam Stanley

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95 Business Books for People Who Dream Big

After some requests for “further reading” on a variety of management concepts, my coworker Rebecca Corliss put together some internal …

Best Cities to Start a Tutoring or Education Consulting Business

Edtech Business<p>Best Cities to Start a Tutoring or Education Consulting Business<p>By Laura Zulliger     May 1, 2016<p>Shutterstock / Iconic Bestiary<p>Related …

The 4 Rituals That Will Make You an Expert at Anything

We hear a lot about “10,000 hours” being what it takes to become an expert. But the majority of people totally misunderstand the idea.<p>So I decided to …

Here’s Why Even the Greatest Business Ideas End up Failing

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

99 Insanely Useful Resources for Freelancers

Becoming a freelancer nearly a decade ago was one of the best decisions I’ve made in my career. It gave me freedom, flexibility, and the chance to …

What Learning Will Look Like in 2035

We're living through a revolution in how human beings learn and develop. We're two decades into the 'anyone can learn anything' era and it's translating into big changes in formal education worldwide. Unbelievable progress will be made in the next two decades. For example, my grandkids will be able …

Seven Habits That Will Make You a Millionaire

Do you want to be a millionaire? Of course you do. Having this type of financial freedom is the dream for so many people, but it is often easier said than done. If you want to be a millionaire, you are going to have to be willing to put in the work. You are also going to have to start forming the …

This Is the Most Fun Way to Make Your Life Awesome

“Working on your goals” is usually not fun. It’s way too formal and serious. And that’s one of the reasons we quit.<p>So how can you build good habits, …

7 Ways to Ensure Success and Profitability When Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs come up with an idea for a business, put together a business plan, raise the necessary capital (either investors or personal savings), then bring it to market and hope to survive. The unfortunate truth is most will …

Curiosity Machine- A Great Website to Boost Students Creativity

September , 2015 <i><br>Curiosity Machine</i> is an interesting website that connects scientists and engineers with children inspiring them to be creative …

Creativity

An Easy to Use Tool to Create Interactive Videos for Your Class

September 25, 2015 <br>Zaption is a web tool and mobile app that enables you to create interactive video lessons. You can use videos from YouTube or …

Your startup team just screwed up badly — here’s what you do next

You’ve been there. Someone on your team just screwed it up. Your production website went down in the middle of the night, it took hours to bring it back up. It’s 10am the next day, you’re at your daily standup, and the culprit is looking down, ashamed and quiet; the team is noticeably uncomfortable …

The innovation spectrum

Innovating and Knowledge Re-using form part of a spectrum. Each behaviour has it's place. Either behaviour is counterproductive in the wrong context. …

Interested in a Career in Venture? 6 VCs Tell You How | Inc.com

Venture capitalists are the new rock stars. And discovering, then funding, the next massively disruptive technology startup--has become the "it" job based on the number of VC-job seeking email inquires which land in investor inboxes. As one VC said to me, people have this "wry notion that it …

Employment

Using Ed-Tech for Personalized, Adaptive, and Differentiated Learning - Market Brief

<i>By guest blogger Sidharth Kakkar, co-founder and CEO of Front Row Education, Inc.</i><p>The world of education has transformed in recent years, and along …

Education Technology

5 Business Lessons From Billionaire Mentors

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you scour the Internet looking for tips on entrepreneurship, you can read forever. Unfortunately, a <i>lot</i> of the advice is of mixed quality and comes from people who haven’t necessarily succeeded at anything. To me, the “who” behind the …

Can You Choose To Be Happy?

I was depressed. I was very depressed. I had tried medication and found the side effects too high a price to pay for joy. I had tried yoga and …

The Only Good Reasons to Start a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are loads of good reasons to become an entrepreneur, right? You get to be your own boss, do your own thing, set your own hours, benefit a cause, achieve personal fulfillment, be happy, and steer clear of the evil tyranny of the …

12 Surprisingly Effective Ways to Get Organized | Inc.com

Successful leaders, entrepreneurs, and business professionals lead very busy lives.<p>They often end up wearing many hats as they grow their businesses and take their companies to new heights.<p>So how do successful people stay productive? They stay organized.<p>But no one is born organized. It happens by …

Time Management

Steve Jobs Was a Master at Looking Into the Future: You Can Be Too | Inc.com

You've watched it happen to venerable brands like Kodak, Blockbuster, and Radio Shack. What was once an apparently invincible business is swept under by changing times and market conditions--and the dogged determination to keep doing what's worked in the past rather than find new opportunities for …

Market Trends

How To Simplify Your Life: 50 Actions To Foster Peace And Contentment

<b>Special Note: This week bestselling author Steve Scott and I launch a new book called “10 Minute Declutter: The Stress-Free Habit for Simplifying</b> …

6 Top Productivity Trends for Business Owners

<i>This is part of the Increased Productivity series where tips on productivity, brain training, and business success are shared.</i><p>If you're a business owner, you know that productivity is one of the keys to making your business grow. If you're not running a productive business, chances are you're …

Eight ways to radically increase your productivity

Beginnings are the most exciting and energizing times in life. If things have been in a slump for you, make some changes. Lasting success comes from making pointed shifts in your behavior on a daily basis. Success is rarely the result of the major decisions you have to make due to the long and …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 7 Essential Strategies

What would bring true happiness to your household? A winning lottery ticket? A vacation home on a faraway beach? A new minivan free of pretzel crumbs? In fact, a growing body of research suggests that lasting family happiness isn't about momentous events or acquiring more things. It's about …

Happiness