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How Can You Be Sure Someone Has True Leadership Skills? Look for These 2 Rare Signs

Do you have a favorite boss story? Most likely, you found her or him displaying these 2 skills.<p>Everyone has a great boss story. Mine takes me back to 2005. I reported to an executive in a midsize hospital in Los Angeles. To this day, Bruce is my favorite boss because of his servant-leadership …

Leadership

Mark Cuban: This is 'the best investment you can make'

In a recent interview with MarketWatch, billionaire Mark Cuban shared the best investment anyone can make: "Paying off your credit cards. Paying off …

Personal Finance

Why you shouldn't buy a new car ... ever

<b>"Name me something that you use less than 4 percent of the day, all the while it loses value."</b><p>There are days when I feel like I drive the oldest car …

To Build a Great Company, Start With Your Death, and Then Work Backward

Stop sacrificing yourself to meet the needs of your business. Your business should be meeting your needs.<p>Name the day and hour you will die.<p>When it comes to strategic planning exercises, Lanny Goodman gets right to the crux. He doesn't ask clients where their companies will be in five years. …

Entrepreneurship

5 books that will help you reach your financial goals

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you’ve already forgotten about those New Year’s resolutions, here’s an easy way to check …

5 Ways to Become a Leader--Fast

...and get people to follow you.<p>Have you ever imagined yourself becoming a leader? Think about it. You'd be great. But if what's holding you back is not knowing where to start or how to chart your path to leadership, I can help you.<p>Leadership is vital, and good leaders can be hard to find. A new …

Leadership

Starbucks Founder Says This Is the Most Undervalued Characteristic of Leadership (Most Struggle With It)

There are a lot of lessons to learn from Howard Schultz, but none more important than this.<p>There are many entrepreneurial and leadership success stories in the world--but there may be none better than Starbucks and Howard Schultz.<p>The company's original founders created a coffee company in the …

Howard Schultz

It Takes 10,000 Hours to Become an Expert in Anything: Use These 4 Techniques

Mastering a skill takes serious time. Here's how to make the most out of the hours you put in towards mastering your craft.<p>10,000 hours.<p>That's how long it takes to master your craft, according to bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell. Whether you want to become a better leader, an expert in marketing …

Self-improvement

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

11 Genius Productivity Tips You Haven't Tried

There are 24 hours in a day and you want to make the most of them. If you've fallen into a productivity rut, don't be afraid to try something new. …

Doing this one thing will make your employees stick with you for long

Low employee turnover and high retention - these two words sound like music to the ears of a leader. In order to achieve this target, you need to understand the underlying reason - why is it that people want to leave your team? What makes them look for other options?<p>Understanding this one thing …

10 libros para emprender y hacer negocios en 2018

Este año comienza a dibujarse ante nuestras perspectivas con muchos retos y nuevos obstáculos, pero podemos comenzarlo con el pie derecho poniendo …

How to generate the income you need in retirement

You’ve spent your whole life saving for retirement . Now you’re finished working, and it’s time to start spending what you’ve saved. For many …

Retirement

Want to Be a Better Leader This Year? Start With This 1 Rare Habit

In 1970, Robert K. Greenleaf wrote a classic that has stood the test of time. One of the practices in his book defines the best leaders today.<p>In Robert K. Greenleaf's classic 1970 essay, "The Servant as Leader," he recorded his personal observations over the course of 38 years (while employed at …

Leadership

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

One Brain Skill That Will Make You Creative

Creativity is not genetic. It is not a talent, either. It is a skill. There is a process for it, and here is one skill that will help you get there.<p>The most common form of creativity is the combinational creativity. That's when old ideas in your head combine in your medial prefrontal cortex into …

The Brain

6 Great Business Books to Read in 2018

Want to know what to read in the new year? Here are six books that will help you gain new skills, build better teams... and become an even better you.<p>Want to know about some of the great business books coming out in 2018? I receive tons of advance copies from publishers and authors, and here are …

Stephen King

If You're Looking for Something to Read in 2018, Barack Obama Has 10 Suggestions for You

The ex-president has time on his hands these days. He's used it to catch up on his reading.<p>What has former president Barack Obama been doing since leaving office in January 2017? There was jury duty, a few speeches, kitesurfing with Richard Branson, and of course some golf, but it looks like our …

Books

5 Daily Habits That Will Boost Your Leadership in 2018

Being a better leader doesn't have to be that hard<p>Being a better leader has so many benefits it helps drive better results, helps increase employee retention, and it reduces stress levels. The more you lead, the less you will have to manage, and it's management that raises the stress levels, not …

workimprovement

Elon Musk Has 24 Hours in a Day. So Do You. Here's How He Gets More Done

From Musk to Branson to Cuban, the world's busiest CEOs have the same amount of time as you but still get more done. Here's how.<p>Benjamin Franklin once said that time is like money. Without being managed properly, how do you know where it's going?<p>Time management is one of those issues that we all …

Time Management

¿Ha llegado la hora del humanismo empresarial?

Este liderazgo tiene que evidenciarse en todos los niveles de la organización<p><b>El último Informe global de competitividad,</b> publicado a finales del …

year-old self — and anyone can use his advice for success

All this month across Virgin.com we're focusing on youth, with the aim to empower young people to follow their dreams and engage with society in a positive way - plus we're hoping to learn a thing or two from them along the way.<p>This topic got me reflecting on a letter I wrote last year, to a …

La mejor aplicación para acortar URL desde Android

Si eres usuario Android que suele trabajar a diario con muchos enlaces, o lo que viene a ser lo mismo manejas muchos links o direcciones URL a diario …

11 Qualities That Are The Mark Of A Great Leader

Whether it’s in on the field, in an office, in battle, in the classroom or at home, a great leader has something that sets them apart from others.<p>The pressure can be immense, but rather than back down from it, they revel in it. They live for the big moments and have no problem rolling up their …

¿Adicto al móvil? En lugar de desconectar, aprende a priorizar

stamos hartos de escuchar que dependemos en exceso de la tecnología, que los niños pasan demasiado tiempo delante de las pantallas y que vivir en las …

How to Recognize When Someone Is Talking Rot, and Other Advice Harvard First-Year Students Just Heard

Expect to be wrong, identify when someone's talking rot, and learn from the person sitting next to you.<p>Expect to be wrong, and learn to recognize when someone is talking rot.<p>Those are two pieces of advice that 1,702 first-year students heard this week as they started their Harvard careers in …

Tech Industry

72 CEOs on How to Increase Your Entrepreneur Quotient (in 140 Characters)

I asked 72 CEOs for their advice in 140 characters and, upon further analysis, discovered 10 categories of behaviors that were consistent with all the answers I got.<p>Ask any number of CEOs how to succeed in business and you'll get an equal number of insights and great advice. But upon further …

Leadership

Career mistakes to avoid: Never use these 10 red flag phrases on a resume or cover letter

Describing yourself in a cover letter or resume as a "well-seasoned team player" who is an "exceptional communicator" and is "results driven" could …

Employment

7 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs That Startup Owners Should Follow

Chasing deadlines, crunching numbers and pushing innovation are '"just another day at work" for startup owners. But, what do they do for themselves?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chasing deadlines, crunching numbers and pushing innovation are components of …

Entrepreneurship

Cómo los tentáculos de Facebook se extienden más allá de lo que crees

La información que damos a Facebook le permite apuntar a usuarios con una precisión aterradora, con la habilidad de determinar si les gusta la comida …