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Tony Hawk: How I Learned to Say 'No'

It's easy to lose focus when you can't turn down a business opportunity. Here's how Tony Hawk learned the value of sticking with what you know.<p><i>Tony Hawk knows that when you're hurtling down a halfpipe into an aerial spin, losing focus could get you seriously hurt. After co-founding a skateboard</i> …

Business Strategy

4 Things Highly Persuasive Speakers Do

There's nothing better than feeling you've completely won over your audience. Here are four ways to make it happen.<p>For a presenter, few moments are better than feeling you have the audience in the palm of your hand. And few are more painful than feeling the gulf between you and your listeners …

Public Speaking

12 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Are you starting your day off productively?<p>If it has to happen, then it has to happen first, writes Laura Vanderkam, time management expert and author of "What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast."<p>Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively …

Time Management

Steve Jobs's 13 Most Inspiring Quotes

Words of wisdom from the former Apple executive.<p>"Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while."<p>"Remembering that you are going …


These 365 Quotes Will Inspire You Every Day This Year

Best-selling author and entrepreneur Dave Kerpen shares 365 powerful, inspirational quotes for leaders in 2015<p>With a new year nearly upon us, it's a great time to get inspired about the future, your vision, your goals and executing on those goals. I'm so grateful for all of the inspiration I've …