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8 Traits Common to Millionaires Under 30

Making it big is going to come down to making the most of your talent.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people work hard their whole lives, scrimping and saving, in the hope of attaining millionaire status by retirement. And then there are the exceptional few who are …

Self-improvement

Cameron Herold: How To Make Your Meetings Insanely Productive

If you’re a typical manager, your day is full of meetings, and most of them probably suck. They suck because they go too long, because other meetings get pushed back or because you don’t understand why you’re even present.<p>Cameron Herold, the founder of COO Alliance, who is known as “the Business …

Time Management

10 Ways to Make Your Marketing Meetings More Productive [Infographic]

Most marketers will be involved in about eight meetings per week. Sound like too many? These tips can help you cut down on unnecessary meetings and …

Why Performance Management Is Dead And Performance Motivation Is Here To Stay [Infographic]

How’s your team performing?<p>Before you start the process of performance evaluations, take 10 minutes and discover why performance management is dead and performance motivation is here to stay.<p>As we know, performance management is the term used to refer to activities, tools, processes, and programs …

Project Management

Your Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Gameplans For Clearer, Smoother Skin

Here’s a fool-proof routine for great skin year round<p>Walk into any drug store, and you’ll find aisles dedicated to skincare products: acne spot treatments, deep-skin cleansers, dark spot correctors, anti-aging creams, cleansing masks, moisturizers, blemish pads, scrubs, toners.<p>All of these choices …

33 Best Books Recommended By Shark Tank Entrepreneurs

The entrepreneurs who have pitched on ABC’s hit business reality show <i>Shark Tank</i> represent the brightest minds in small business. Here are 33 of their top book recommendations.

Entrepreneurship

7 Skills You Should Learn Before You Turn 50

Your ability to acquire skills will determine your value in the market and the level of impact you can have in the world.<p>While learning any skill can …

6 ways entrepreneurs are different from everyone else

So just what does it take to be an entrepreneur? It turns out that the skillset required to be an entrepreneur is similar to most business skillsets — it requires excellent analytic capacities as well as an understanding of how organizations and economies work.<p>But the most important thing is the …

Entrepreneurship

25 Free Online Courses To Equip You With Valuable Skills

Kelsey Humphreys<p>Read full profile<p>Now that the inspirational sparkle of the new year has worn off, you may be falling back into your old routines and …

The Easiest Thing You Can Do to Be More Successful

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

What You Should Eat for Breakfast

I know you've been told, "breakfast is the most important meal of the day," more times than you care to hear it, and I hate to break it to ya, but it's true. Think of your body as a car - it can't run without fuel. Studies have shown that breakfast is both a physiological and psychological need. …

'Shark Tank' investor Daymond John explains the harsh reality of getting your product into a major retailer

As the founder of clothing line FUBU and an investor on the hit reality pitch show "Shark Tank," millions of Americans see Daymond John as an entrepreneurial mentor.<p>Whether entrepreneurs are pitching to him on the show or elsewhere, John says that one of the most common questions he gets is if he …

Entrepreneurship

Why Today is the Best Day to Start an Online Business (and How to do it)

Ever wanted to work from a tropical beach in the Bahamas?<p>How about working from home and creating a steady income for your family?<p>If someone asked …

Online Life

10 Tips For Better Business Writing

The growing ubiquity of e-mail means that everyone in business, from lords of finance to programmers who dream in code, needs to write intelligently. By using simple, clear, precise language--and following a few other basic writing rules--you can become a better communicator.

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Self-improvement

How to make an extra $500 a month

We found an awesome Reddit thread with suggestions on how to make $500 more a month, beyond your salary.<p>Posters offered great tips on how to rake in the money without spending too much of your time. We'd never thought of some of these ideas, but we're definitely ready to try some of them out. See …

Pizza Hut

7 Time Management Mistakes That Are a Complete Waste of Time

Avoid the most common time management mistakes and learn how to keep your leadership on track.<p>For most of us, it seems there's never enough time in the day. We all have the same 24 hours, so why is it that some people achieve so much more than others?<p>The answer lies in good time management. High …

Time Management

5 lessons you can learn from my failed startup

It suddenly dawned on us that our product would not sell. And unless we did something about it, the startup was doomed. This was December 2014.<p>Dreamy eyed noobs that we were, we made tons of mistakes. I hope this post helps you avoid some of those mistakes because as much as we glorify failure in …

Startups

5 Ways to Increase Productivity by Going Paperless

Here are 5 ways to go paperless and increase the productivity of your business.<p>In the first twenty years after BusinessWeek called for paperless offices in 1975, paper usage actually increased dramatically. The idea of a paperless office seemed like a joke, and there was even a book written about …

Mystery ‘alien’ radio signal picked up in space

Radio waves in space could be evaporating black holes, alien communication or merging neutron stars<p>A mysterious radio signal which may have come from a black hole, a neutron star or even an alien civilisation, has been picked up by astronomers.<p>Fast radio bursts, which last only milliseconds, are …

How To Send Your Best Employees To Your Competitors

The mantra right now in HR circles is Employee Engagement. It’s engagement this, engagement that all day long. Everybody struggles with the topic of engagement. We send out surveys to measure it. We don’t even know what we’re measuring.<p>We ask questions like “How likely are you to look for a new job …

The Workplace

5 Ways People Kill Their Career Potential...And May Not Realize It

As researchers who study appreciation and value creation in the workplace, it would be easy for us to write an article about killing career potential (both yours and your coworkers) by being a jerk at work. But, that’s not the only thing that kills potential.<p>We were curious about the opposite of …

WiTricity's CEO paints a picture of a wirelessly powered future

If WiTricity CEO Alex Gruzen gets his way, the company's tech will soon wind up in your phone, your car and even inside your body. That's because the Massachusetts-based company deals in magnetic resonance technology, and if those words don't mean anything to you now, they probably will before …

10 Things I Learned by Studying Every 'Shark Tank' Pitch Ever Made

During its first five seasons, nearly 400 entrepreneurs have appeared on Shark Tank to pitch their ideas. In honor of the sixth season premiere, I analyzed every single one of them and found key lessons for anyone who wants to be successful.<p>I've spent years studying entrepreneurship and am now …

5 Easy Ways to Start the Day Right

Not everyone is a morning person. Yet if you want to breeze through your (great) day, it helps to start off with a streamlined, successful morning. Get your mind and body in a good place, and the world is your oyster. It’s only going up from here.<p><b>Plan the Night Before</b>If you want to greet the day …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

How Can I Prevent Razor Burn?

Analyze your irritation, then go after it with the right weapons<p>Red bumps. Itchy skin. Uneven beards. Shave irritation is prevelant—but it’s also preventable, no matter what kind or how it appears. The key lies in finding the source and getting the right tools to fix it.<p>First, be sure your …

Mark Cuban's drive to win led him to cheat

DALLAS (AP) — A government lawyer says the drive to win that helps Mark Cuban succeed in business led the billionaire basketball owner to cheat by using insider information to sell stock in an Internet company.<p>"Mark Cuban violated the law, and he knew better," Securities and Exchange Commission …

Powerball jackpot balloons to $360M in weeks

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After weeks of rolling without a winner, the Powerball jackpot has once again ballooned in time for its Wednesday drawing, an …