Ramzi Nasser

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10 Powerful Concepts That Will Boost Your Leadership Skills

Unlock your potential for greatness with these 10 powerful leadership concepts.<p>Leadership is a commitment to make a difference in the lives of those around you.<p>I believe most who have chosen the path of leadership would agree that it comes with challenges and complications, but also with …

To Be a Successful Entrepreneur, First Master This 1 Basic Skill

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur needs to have countless skills, from creative brainstorming to logical analysis and decision-making. And these skills range in complexity and specificity, with basic ones like time management permeating your day, and …

8 Simple Phrases to Massively Improve Your Leadership

Boost your vocabulary and your team's success<p>There's no doubt about it, the biggest tool you have at your disposal as a leader is free, unlimited, and right at the tip of your tongue:<p>It's your choice of words.<p>Think about it: when the spotlight is shining on you as a leader, everything from laying …

3 Proven Ways to Stop Wasting Time on Unproductive Meetings

One third of the more than 11 million meetings held in America each day are considered unproductive<p>As an entrepreneur, time is a precious commodity. Deciding how to spend your time can make or break your startup. Meetings can be a huge time suck. Unproductive meetings are estimated to cost American …

Why You Should Do Your Work First, Others’ Work Second

I stopped checking my email first thing in the morning several years ago after reading Tim Ferriss’ <b>The</b> <b>4-Hour Workweek</b>. He said that one simple change …

15 Secrets Successful People Know About Productivity

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including 7 billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, "What is your number one secret to productivity?" After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

How the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Manage Their Time

Three key tips for how to effectively manage time from very successful startup founders.<p>No matter how important you are, there are only 24 hours in a day. As your company grows and responsibilities increase, and those hours stay the same, managing them and finding the right balance of priorities …

11 Brilliant Productivity Hacks from Successful People

Maintaining your productivity during the day while trudging through an inbox brimming with unanswered emails and navigating through your coworking space to grab a quick cup of coffee in the break room — without being ensnared by chatty coworkers — is a constant struggle. The secret to working more …

Productivity

Short-seller has Sainsbury in sights after bid failure

WorldQuant started shorting Sainsbury's shares on the day its rejected bid for Home Retail was revealed<p>A giant hedge fund that was burnt by the surge in Home Retail shares last week is now betting against J Sainsbury following its failed bid for the owner of Argos and Homebase.<p>WorldQuant, an …

How To Prepare For Your Performance Review -- And Rock It

I’m not a fan of performance reviews, but you can’t walk into your next annual review and say “Liz Ryan told me this process is stupid.” You have to be ready to talk about the year you’ve just finished and the year ahead.<p>I don’t like performance reviews because they take a relationship between two …

50 Simple Things You Can Do To Be A Real Leader

tejaswi bhagavatula<p>Read full profile<p>Everyday is a struggle and to shine personally and professionally, you need to spend time in building your …

10 New Leadership Books You Must Read in 2016

<i>Update: For a look at the latest picks on top management books, you’ll want to read Best Management Books for 2017.</i><p>As the year winds to a close, …

Leadership

Strikethru Makes Paper Productive by Combining GTD and Bullet Journal

If you prefer a pen and a notebook to digital to-do lists, then there’s a new productivity system on the block. Strikethru combines elements of the …

How to Write a Great Business Plan in Less Than a Day

Before getting engaged, you first fall in love with the future possibilities, then seek advice from others, and finally make the decision to go for it. Married folk will attest to what invariably happens next. You transition from "Eek! I'm engaged" to "Oh my god, I have to plan a wedding." This …

Business Planning

10 mistakes you might be making in the first 10 minutes of the workday

If you show up late to the office or get sucked into an overflowing inbox, you could easily get thrown off and have a hard time focusing for the rest of the day.<p>We did some research and rounded up 10 common traps that can ensnare you within the first 10 minutes of your workday. Read on to find out …

10 Morning Habits of Successful People That You Should Learn

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

12 Leadership Traits of the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever individuals like Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, or Richard Branson speak, we have a tendency to listen because we want to learn from how their achieved that level of success. And, it turns out that wealthy people are leaders who …

What Every First-Time Manager Wishes You Would Tell Them

Just one conversation early on with a new manager will alleviate any hiccups down the road.<p><i>David Henzel co-founded MaxCDN, a content delivery network based in Los Angeles dedicated to helping startups scale. On his blog he writes about what he has learned along the way.</i><p>Early in my business career, …

Are You a Boss or a Leader? 7 Ways to Tell

“You’re not the boss of me!” That was the phrase my younger sister would frequently yell at me during our youth when I was being the domineering big …

Time Management Tools: Weekly Planners

Designs that go beyond the basics<p>We're approaching the time of year when end users start selecting their calendars or planners for the <i>next</i> year. Last …

Why You Should Stop Being a Boss and Start Being a Leader

The way you approach being in charge--whether you're running a corporation, a civic organization, or a neighborhood bake sale--is a huge factor in the group's achievement. Think about the differences before you step up.<p>Every business and work group has a boss, but only some have a leader at the …

10 Books You Must Read to Strengthen Your Leadership Skills

<b>Bold – Steven Kotler and Peter Diamandis</b><p>Exponential technologies are technologies that have the ability to generate change and improve lives in ways …

How Millionaires Manage Their Email

How can you cut the time spent on emails in half? How can you get to “inbox zero” every single day?<p>I recently interviewed over 200 millionaires, entrepreneurs and highly successful solopreneurs for my new book, <i>15 Secrets Highly Successful People Know About Time Management.</i> I learned that …

Success

6 Tips for Taking Back Control and Performing Better

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is a pervasive myth surrounding entrepreneurs, one I am sure you can relate to. It goes something like this: <i>“Oh, how wonderful! I’d love to run my own business. All that flexibility and control over my own schedule! I’d be able to</i> …

5 Strategies Every Successful Manager Knows (and Puts into Practice!)

Any seasoned professional in a management role can likely attest to the importance of maintaining a positive work environment that fosters open …

First-Time Managers, Don’t Do Your Team’s Work for Them

Not long ago, I worked with a client who was stepping into management for the first time. Terry, a highly regarded marketing associate in a pharmaceutical firm, had just been asked to lead a marketing team. In this new role, she was responsible for directing a group of bright, but inexperienced …

6 Behaviors People in Business Loathe

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Our success is often defined by the things that we do and less by the things that we say -- I really do believe it can be that simple. This often comes down to the trust that is built by our actions when we interact with others, yet we're …