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How Do You Know Someone Is a Top-Notch Leader? Look for These 4 Signs

If you're going to build a leadership team to change the world, start with these 4 attributes.<p>If you find yourself seeking to improve your leadership skills, remember this: Leadership is a journey, so enjoy the ride. And just when you think you've arrived at the top of the mountain, look up: You'll …

Charisma

‘Forza Horizon 4’ Leak Reveals ‘Halo’-Based Mission

Microsoft’s upcoming racing game “Forza Horizon 4” apparently has a level based on a classic “Halo” mission, according to a leak posted on Imgur and …

Forza Horizon 4

Seth Godin Reveals the Writing Secrets That Made Him a Bestselling Author

Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner may spend a lot of time working for his goal of helping us all invest better, but that's just <i>part</i> of his ambition. Really, he wants to help us all live better, and financial security is just one piece of that.<p>Another piece: Introducing us to fascinating new …

Writing

14 strategies to accelerate your personal growth by 1,000%

First, personal evolution is a choice.<p>It’s not genetic.<p>It’s an overall approach to life.<p>It’s a mindful understanding of how the internal and external …

Self-improvement

Warren Buffett Says Everyone Has Intelligence and Energy but Without This Success Trait, Forget Everything

The Oracle of Omaha says you're looking for three things when interviewing a job candidate. But only one really counts.<p>When Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, imparts his wisdom, your best option is to drop whatever you're doing and tune in because you're about to get …

Warren Buffett

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

Git

2 Big Book Writing Myths That Will Keep You From Achieving Big Profits

Just because your book is a bestseller doesn't mean you're making a ton of money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When my first book was published, I thought it would be an overnight success based purely on the topic and the fact that I knew the world needed it. My …

Writing

Seven Signs of a Toxic Organisation

Your work is not just a regular job but it's your karma and you need to take care of your surroundings for your physical and mental growth<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>“How do I know …

The Workplace

One Simple Thing is Absolutely Necessary to Be an Expert (and Get What You Want in Life)

<i>Never assume that you’re stuck with the way things are. Life changes every day, and so can you.</i>Just over a decade ago, Angel and I were desperately …

How to set your kids up for success -- make sure they are really good at these four things

I never gave much thought to being a father. I was finishing up grad school when my wife first talked to me about starting a family. First I had to decide if I was going to continue on to an advanced degree or get a job.<p>The decision about continuing in school was a big one because it would mean …

Learn the Basics of Layers and Masking in Photoshop

Photoshop can be quite overwhelming for a first-time user or even advanced-beginner. Watch this tutorial created by Joshua Snow to help understand …

Science Reveals The Best Times To Network, Quit Your Job, And Host Meetings

Did you know that your mood and energy levels have natural daily rhythms? And that because of that, you can structure your day and your tasks according to when each will be best-suited for highest outcomes?<br>Thanks to best-selling author Daniel Pink’s latest release <i>WHEN: The Scientific Secrets Of</i> …

Time Management

14 Lead Guitar Skills You Need to Acquire if You’re a Beginner Student Going Intermediate

Can you (quite) easily transition from a C to a D chord but don’t know what scales are, let alone how to use them?<p>Do you know a few chords and songs …

Ant-Man and the Wasp End Credits Explained

<b>Full spoilers follow for Ant-Man and the Wasp and Avengers: Infinity War.</b><p>Ant-Man and the Wasp may have lightened the tone of the Marvel Cinematic …

Photoshop’s Smart Objects Explained

Are you still uncertain of what the purpose of a Smart Object is in Photoshop? Here is an excellent explanation of one of Photoshop’s most powerful …

23 smart ways to increase your confidence, productivity, and income

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

To get real stuff done, focus on the 20% of your work that leads to 80% of your results

To get better results, do less but do it better.<p>Many of us work in an endless stream of tasks, emails, notifications, meetings, multitasking in the …

Here’s the difference between leading and managing a team

<b>What’s the difference between leading and managing a team?</b><p>It takes great leaders and talent to grow a successful company. One of the best …

The only 8 words you need to motivate you to take action

“Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful (people)with talent. …

3 crucial skills for leading without authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional …

Guitar Essentials: How to Harness the Powerfully Versatile Mixolydian Mode

0<p>SHARES<p>The Mixolydian mode is a favorite among guitarists in a number of different genres. It’s constructed starting on the fifth degree of any major …

Every Employee Dreams About Working for a Leader Who Provides This Irresistible Perk

Ever feel like work is an environment ruled by fear? Ever wonder what is the opposite of this?<p>Do you ever feel like work is an environment ruled by fear, and you and your co-workers are walking on egg shells and constantly looking over your shoulders? Does this affect your work performance?<p>Leaders …

4 Reasons Why Introverts Make Great Leaders

Leadership is about solving problems and making decisions. You don't need to be the life of the business party to do either one.<p>Whether in business or in life, we look to our leaders to teach us, guide us, and help us make sense of everything. Therefore, most successful leaders have a strong sense …

How to sleep better and live longer - just by re-setting your body clock!

Unravelling the secret of how germs cause disease was the groundbreaking health development of the past century, leading to major advances in …

Guitars Are Getting More Popular. So Why Do We Think They’re Dying?

Headlines haven’t been kind to electric guitars. Slipping sales year over year made for a bleak portrait, and by last September, even Eric Clapton …

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Don’t Get Enough Sleep

<i>This article originally appeared on Real Simple. For more stories like this, visit realsimple.com.</i><p>Cheating sleep is the American way. About 35 …

This NFL Star Made $13 Million, Quit, Gave Away His Stuff, And is Touring in a Van to Share This Lesson

Joe Hawley left the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and bucked the trend of living high on the hog. His message is a good one.<p>Joe Hawley, a center in the NFL for eight years, decided to hang up his cleats at the ripe ol' age of 29. The pressure and injuries had taken their toll on the athlete, so an early …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Want to Write a Book? Here Are 5 Powerfully Effective Ways to Find the Time You Need to Do It

Writing a book is not an easy thing to do, but the rewards for you and your business can make it well worth your time.<p>Don't let anyone tell you that writing a book is easy--it's not. Writing a book is hard work. My very first book--<i>Negotiating to Win</i>--was published in 1991, and I have written, …

Is Retirement at 65 Ridiculous?

“<i>Retirement at 65 is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples</i>.” — George Burns<p>It seems that George Burns was onto something. More and …