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11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge—there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach …

Time Management

7 Things All Super-Productive People Do

<i>By Amber Brenza, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Not getting anything done today? You're going to want to read this.<p>There are some people who wake up at 5 a.m. without hitting snooze, meticulously write to-do lists, and keep their work area so clean you could eat off of it (not that they would …

Time Management

10 Businesses You Can Start From Your Dorm Room

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do Microsoft, Dell, Napster and Facebook all have in common? Aside from being among some of the most market-shaking companies of the last quarter century, they were all also created by college students.<p>Sure, not everyone can be the …

10 Places to Visit in Montreal

Restaurant impresarios are looking beyond Québécois classics at influences ranging 
from old-school Argentinean to ’70s-era Chinese. 
— Mark Slutsky

What 11 Successful People Did for Their First Jobs -- and What They Were Paid

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Everyone has to start somewhere.<p>From making paper deliveries to selling tuxedos, the first jobs these 11 successful people shared with Business Insider weren't always the most glamorous.<p>Read on to see where CEOs, bestselling authors, and self-made …

Real Estate

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 …

Changing Your Mindset to Achieve Success

How Can I Change My Mindset?<p>Many of us stunt our growth and stop ourselves from getting what we want by having a fixed mindset. We have that voice in our heads that we listen to that tells us that we can't do something, that something is impossible, or that we do not have the skills to achieve …

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 …

The Fundamentals of Successful Thinking

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>The simple truth is that our control over our consciousness determines the quality of our lives as well as our ability to reach our full potential.<p>People who have developed the right mental disciplines make more money, stretch their abilities …

Self-improvement

The Last 10—and How to Lose It

You're in decent shape, you exercise, you watch what you eat. So why can't you shed those last ten pounds? Actually, you can—but not by dieting madly or sweating it off the usual way<p>It starts about now: The pressing sensation around the waistline of your pants, the paralyzing lethargy when the …

To Be a Success You Have To Stop Making THESE 8 Mistakes

I know it sounds crazy. How could you be blocking your own success, you want it more than anything.You’re always thinking about how you want things …

7 Mental Shifts That Allowed Me to Become a Millionaire at 22

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As of this writing, I’m 22. In the last 12 months I’ve generated a million dollars in commissions in one of the most competitive industries on the planet, where my average competitor is at least double my age with 10 times the tenure in …

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5 Tips to Controlling Bad Habits

This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>Habits run our lives. Our behavior has a direct and profound effect on our attitude.<p>Anyone can manage the good times and can cultivate the habits that promote well-being and success. However, every now and again, we gain bad habits that cause …

Will Power

70 Inspirational Workspaces & Offices | Part 21

252K<p>SHARES<p>In this series we showcase inspirational office workspaces to help you design your own office. This series is meant to help you enhance …

Career advice: Financial analyst versus equity analyst | Investopedia

Young professionals who are quantitatively inclined, skilled problem solvers and logical thinkers, and who keep up to date with the markets should …

Employment

How I Tripled My Salary in Less Than One Year After Getting Fired

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I graduated with a B.A. in English in 2010, I had big dreams . . . and absolutely nothing on my resume. I wanted to be a writer, but didn’t have a singlepublished clip to call my own. As you can imagine, the next few years weren’t …

Employment

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

A little bit of belly fat is actually good for you: it protects your stomach, intestines, and other delicate organs. But too much fat is anything but …

'4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss explains how to teach yourself to read 3 times faster in 20 minutes

How much more could you get done if you completed all of your required reading in 1/3 or 1/5 the time?<p>Increasing reading speed is a process of controlling fine motor movement — period.<p>This post is a condensed overview of principles I taught to undergraduates at Princeton University in 1998 at a …

8 Mistakes That Are Slowing Your Weight Loss

Read up to lighten up.

6 Sayings of Entrepreneurs Who Will Lead Their Companies to the Top

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You know them. By name. By reputation. They are the living legends, the household names, the superstars. They are the entrepreneurs who have succeeded against all odds and beyond anyone’s wildest dreams. How did they make it? What …

Entrepreneurship

12 Reasons Entrepreneurs With Type-A Personalities Are Unstoppable

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Personalities fit into one of two groups -- Type A and Type B -- it’s one or the other. Type A's typically are extremely motivated individuals with lofty goals and the internal fire to go after anything they desire. Type B’s are typically …

Entrepreneurship

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work</i> <b>a lot</b><i> — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i><p>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge of …

Meet the iPhone Case That Can Turn Into a Virtual-Reality Headset

This story originally appeared on Engadget<p>Google's low-end Cardboard headset is by far the cheapest and easiest way to get started with virtual reality. Unfortunately, it isn't exactly super portable and it's not very durable either -- it's just cardboard, after all. Of course, there are plenty of …

Virtual Reality

How Creative Market Attracted 70,000 Pre-Launch Users in 9 Months

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve haven’t yet heard about Creative Market’s growth success, prepare to be amazed. The company -- a design content platform that resulted from a partnership between ColorSchemer’s Aaron Epstein and COLOURlover’s founders, Darius …

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15 must-read books by tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their brilliant minds

And a lot of them want to share their ideas with anybody who will listen.<p>We've put together 15 of the best books written by current and former tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their fabulous minds.

CEOs

6 Habits Of People Who Accomplish Everything On Their To-Do Lists

Does your to-do list take days to complete? Some people have figured out the secrets to getting everything done on time.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Few things are quite as fulfilling as scratching that …

8 Morning Rituals of the Most Successful People

Science has proved that willpower is highest in the morning and depletes as the day passes.<p><i>What are some examples of the morning routines and habits of successful people? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p>Answer by Alok Sharma, intern at IIRS-ISRO, on Quora<p>The day begins …

7 Habits of Highly-Effective Entrepreneurs

<i>This article originally published July 14, 2015.</i><p>Habits form our lives. They provide a framework on which we build professional success and personal happiness. As a society, we’re fascinated with the habits of others, usually prominent figures – celebrities, political figures, and, of course, famous …

Entrepreneurship

This 90-Minute Morning Routine Will Make Your Workday More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no stranger to the 12-hour workday. You stay at the office until 9 or 10 p.m. -- or until you just can’t read another email – before you force yourself to go home for a hasty dinner, a little more work and a few …

Time Management