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Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Our phones are not the problem when it comes to gadget addiction. It's this @jmbrandonbb<p>It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone, and …

Social Media

In Just 11 Words, Billionaire Richard Branson Gives his Best Career Advice (It Came From His Mom)

Mother knows best.<p>Richard Branson is a force of nature.<p>In addition to being an actual knight, he is the founder of the Virgin Group, which now controls more than 400 companies. His net worth is $5 billion, which puts him seventh on a list of the wealthiest British billionaires. Plus, he's known for …

Immune System

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Employment

A Man Who Studied Rich People for 5 Years Found That They Avoid One Type of Person

Who you hang out with can effect your net worth.<p>Who you hang out with matters more than you may think.<p>After researching the daily habits of wealthy …

Self-improvement

Warren Buffett Says You Should Ask This 1 Question to Become the Best Version of Yourself

The Oracle of Omaha offers some practical self-help advice.<p>Warren Buffett is well known for his finely honed ability to spot immensely profitable investment opportunities.<p>Besides his sage advice for investing in companies, though, Buffett has been known to share some of his time tested advice for …

Profit

Why most people won’t ever achieve greatness

Anyone can achieve greatness. Anyone.<p>Greatness is relative, yes. The results might look different; for some, simply quitting an addiction means …

Motivation

11 First Sentences That Guarantee the Rest of Your Email Won't Get Read

Even if your intentions are professional and sincere.<p>Imagine you get this email. You don't know the sender, but you open it anyway. How long would you keep reading?<p>Dear Jeff,I hope you're having a great President's Day! I definitely am. Even though I'm spending a little time at work right now, I …

Top 10

Warum schlechte Gewohnheiten so hartnäckig sind | W wie Wissen

<b>SENDETERMIN</b> Sa, 03.02.18 | 16:00 Uhr | Das Erste<p>Warum schlechte Gewohnheiten so hartnäckig sind | Video verfügbar bis 03.02.2023 | Bild: WDR<p>Neben …

Tom Brady – die Lichtgestalt im American Football

Die New England Patriots sind die imposanteste NFL-Dynastie der Super-Bowl-Ära. Unter der Führung ihres Quarterbacks Tom Brady und des Trainers Bill …

6 Master Keys to a Better You

Becoming a better version of ourselves is one of the reasons that we are born on this planet. We are the only species on the planet who can think and …

Positive Thinking

So kann keine Demokratie überleben

Das Schlimmste nach einem Jahr Trump ist nicht seine Politik. Die ist gewöhnlicher als gedacht. Aber der Präsident schwächt alles, was gerade jetzt …

Telekolleg - Integralrechnung: Hauptsatz der Differential- und Integralrechnung

Bei dem abgewandelten Versuch ist die Strömungsstärke nicht mehr konstant.<p>In einem abgewandelten Versuch ist nun die Strömungsstärke innerhalb der …

7 Gründer verraten ihre größten Business-Fehler

<b>Folyo</b> wurde 2011 gegründet und will Designer und Unternehmen miteinander verbinden. Den größten Fehler nennt Gründer Sacha Greif, „ein schlechtes …

IMDB hat gewählt: Das sind die besten Filme und Serien aus 2017

<b>IMDB gilt als die Anlaufstelle, um zu erfahren, ob sich das Anschauen eines Films oder einer Serie überhaupt lohnt. Die unter den Nutzern</b> …

9 phrases smart people never use in conversation

We’ve all said things that people interpreted much differently than we thought they would. These seemingly benign comments lead to the awful feeling …

16 things your successful friends have given up

Sit down and think, for a moment, about what your successful friends do<p>comparedto your loser friends that complain. If you don't have any successful …

Motivation

50 Top Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Achieve Your Goals | Inc.com

Maybe you want to start a business. Maybe you want to change careers. Maybe you want to get fit, or gain a new path, or in some way take your life in a new direction.<p>To do that, sometimes all you need is a little push, a little nudge. A little burst of motivation and inspiration.<p>Here are fifty of …

Motivation

The Script That New Managers Need To Use When Meeting Their New Employees

New managers have a fair number of challenges; maybe they’re a manager for the first time, or taking over a new team that loved their previous manager, or they got promoted over some of the employees they now have to manage.<p>Whatever the situation, the first thing a new manager has to do, before …

Leadership

To Succeed As An Entrepreneur, You'll Need This 1 Skill | Inc.com

Entrepreneurship is an emotional roller coaster ride. Day in and day out, you can never really know what to expect.<p>But there is one thing you can count on. At some point in your career, as an effective entrepreneur, you'll have to pivot. You'll need to change your strategy quickly and confidently. …

Business Strategy

How Steve Jobs Taught an Early Apple Employee a Lesson in Radical Honesty That We All Should Learn | Inc.com

Harsh truth time: If success were simple or easy, everyone would be doing it.<p>Read a lot of posts and articles these days and it sounds like all you need to do to get your life in order is breathe deeply, let go of the past, show gratitude, make your bed, etc.<p>But while healthy habits like these can …

Leadership

Why Grit Is More Important Than IQ When You're Trying To Become Successful

You attended the party of a long-time friend and ran into a lot of people from high school that you hadn’t seen in years. During chit-chat over appetizers and drinks, you could feel the friendly competition heating up.<p>While comparing career accomplishments, you were shocked to learn that the kid …

Self-improvement

7 Deadly Fears Entrepreneurs Must Overcome to be Successful | Inc.com

Starting from scratch can be both exciting and frightening for entrepreneurs.<p>This is true whether you're a first-time entrepreneur or you've recently quit your job to start up a new company.<p>Right now your future has no limits. You might be building the next billion-dollar company right now! Crazy, …

Entrepreneurship

10 Habits Of People In The Happiest Relationships

<i>The HuffPost Lifestyle newsletter will make you happier and healthier, one email at a time. Sign up here.</i><p>Happy relationships don’t happen by accident. It takes two emotionally healthy, loving people who are committed to being the best partners they can be.<p>We recently asked relationship experts to …

Communication Skills

7 Ways to Work Smarter and Improve Your Luck in Business | Inc.com

Don't you wish you could be as lucky as Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk, who always seem to be in the right place at the right time for their business ideas to thrive?<p>After many years of working in large companies as well as small, and watching the people that succeed, I'm convinced that luck has very …

Self-improvement

5 Brain Hacks to Boost Your Motivation

To procrastinate is human. To beat procrastination is to be an entrepreneur.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Dec. 7, 2016.</i><p>You sit down at your computer with every intention of working on your next project or task, then procrastination …

Procrastination

9 Things That Will Keep You From Being Successful | Inc.com

We all know success takes hard work and perseverance. But there's another factor that's often overlooked: mental and emotional strength. Like most positive traits, it comes more easily to some than to others, but anyone can work to develop it.<p>To develop mental strength, you have to be willing to …

Self-improvement

The four pledges I took to make my life better

Life is all about change. As they say <i>“we cannot become what we want to be by remaining what we are”.</i> It takes great courage and perseverance to …

6 Things All Entrepreneurs Should Know About Being Their Own Boss

Being your own boss can be great, you set your own hours, location, there's no ceiling on how much money you can make, but there's a dark side of being your own boss that's often overlooked, which most entrepreneurs are simply not prepared for. This is likely a big factor in why 90% of startups …

Entrepreneurship

Five Telltale Signs Your Boss Is Unhappy With You

We got a call from Louise, who has worked for her boss for five years. “I don’t think we’ve had three disagreements in five years,” she told us, “but I did tell my boss two weeks ago that I think our staff members could use a pay raise. They had no raise at all in 2014 and a tiny one in 2015, and …

The Workplace

How Employee Stock Options Work In Startup Companies

Stock Option Plans are an extremely popular method of attracting, motivating, and retaining employees, especially when the company is unable to pay high salaries. A Stock Option Plan gives the company the flexibility to award stock options to employees, officers, directors, advisors, and …

Employment