Prateek Kala

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Here’s How You Will Find Yourself Once Again

Somewhere in the midst of chaos and turmoil, life happened. And you might have lost sight of the person you are, and the person you want to be. …

Yes, There Are Rules to Leadership Excellence. Here's the Short List

While outstanding leadership ability is defined by standards unique to each individual, there are guidelines. Here's the short list.<p>A couple of years ago I wrote this list of 51 rules to leadership excellence. Yet today, I receive the occasional email from readers wishing to express their …

Leadership

3 Mistakes You Make When Planning

For the average person, the act of planning involves creating a list of action items. If you’ve been around the block a few times, you are wise enough to want names and dates connected to each of those action items. With a good solid list in hand, you probably feel ready to plunge ahead.<p>What if I …

Resource Planning

7 indispensable soft skills to develop for 2018

Oftentimes when you’re eying job descriptions, you’re haphazardly and unintentionally checking off what requirements you match. Being fluent in …

5 Ways to Boldly Reboot Your Life in the New Year

Out of necessity or by choice, many people are becoming the change agents of their own destinies, making radical life moves. Here's how to decide whether to reboot and get comfortable with big moves.<p>This week I spoke to a friend who lost all her possessions in the California fires. A colleague, …

Remote Working

This is how to be productive without being miserable: 8 proven secrets

There’s plenty of good advice on how to be productive. But most of it makes you feel like you need to turn yourself into a machine. You don’t want to …

Time Management

10 Good Habits to Pick Up in the New Year

You don't need to wait to ring in the new year to start making self-improvements, because it's always a good time. Especially if making resolutions isn't your thing, a better way to set yourself up for success is to commit to making and <i>maintaining</i> small changes. In 2018 — or better yet, now — pick …

Top 5 Instagram Automation Tools For Marketers

With roughly 800 million active users, Instagram is one of the main players in the social media ecosystem. Generation Z now uses the platform as one of their primary sources of interaction.<p>But, as digital marketers have come to learn, Instagram is far more valuable than an amusing consumer product. …

Social Media

Follow These #3 Tricks to Start an Online Business Like a Pro

According to a report by consulting firm Zinnov, people are doing business worth $8-9 Billion through Facebook and Whatsapp.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Entrepreneurship is …

Small Business

18 Uncomfortable Things You Need to Do If You Don’t Want to Regret 2018

When you look back on the past year, don’t think of the pain you felt. Think of the strength you gained, and appreciate how far you’ve come. You’ve …

Happiness

Digital Marketing in 2018: Advanced Strategies and Tips for Best Results

While investing in paid advertisement, choose the platform carefully and understand where your audience is more active<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>We are heading towards 2018 and one …

8 indispensable (and free) Google tools

Google is so much more than just the world’s premier search engine.<p>Google has a bevy of helpful products—many of which are completely free. If you …

If You're Spending Time on Any of These 6 Tasks, You're Killing Your Productivity

If you're not working on your high-value activities, you're likely wasting time. Here are six areas where many executives spend time but shouldn't.<p>Every founder, CEO, and executive I coach complains that they don't have enough time. And I get it. Time is the one resource we can never get more of: …

Time Management

I outsourced my food and fitness routine to an app—here’s what happened

I’ve been in the health and fitness game a while, but I <i>still</i> get overwhelmed by all the conflicting opinions. How much cardio is too much? Are low or …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist

You've had the idea for a while. Now is the time to act. This startup guide will get you up and running fast.<p>It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But …

Entrepreneurship

Before Dropping Out of College, Read This Book

At least 12 of the most successful entrepreneurs you can name all dropped out of college. Before you decide to take that route, be sure to read this book.<p>Last month, I wrote about the skyrocketing cost of college and how to get your fair share of financial aid you're entitled to receive. What I …

College & University