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Epic: If You Want To Get Rich, Quit Thinking Like a Middle Class

Who does not want to get rich? Everyone would probably enjoy extra money for a little luxury and the comfort of not having to worry about finances …

Personal Finance

The 10,000-Hour Rule Won't Help You, But This Will | Inc.com

In <i>Outliers</i>, Malcolm Gladwell introduced the world to the 10,000-hour rule. As he described it, world class talents like Bill Gates, The Beatles and chess grandmasters attained their great prowess only after 10,000 hours of practice. The message was that if you are willing to put in the time, you …

Bill Gates

7 Life Lessons You Must Learn Before It's Too Late | Inc.com

<i>What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Joshua Otusanya , Stand Up Comedian, Accountant, YouTuber - ThisisJoshO, on …

Self-improvement

Focusing Like a Laser Will Increase Your Odds of Success

Focus is the only solution when your company's future gets fuzzy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you remember the image during the credits of the movie <i>Forrest Gump</i>, where a feather is floating through the sky, being carried in whatever direction the wind would take …

How to define your Minimum Viable Product?

Minimum Viable Product, or if I say “Minimum Buy-able product”<p>Sounds good ?<p>If not lets go deeper with what it actually means.<p><b>Minimum viable product</b> …

The 5 Stages Startups Must Go Through to Make That First $1 Million

What stage of business is your startup in?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all want our startup businesses to hit that coveted $1 million per year in revenue. The unfortunate truth is that only 4 percent of us actually make that goal.<p>This past year my company scaled …

10 Websites To List Your Home Renovation Business

Intuit forecasts that approximately 7.6 million Americans will be involved as providers into so-called "gig" economy by 2020, which means that the current total of 3.2 million will be more than doubled. On-demand business model is constantly escalating in importance and popularity. Small and …

You Just Hired Someone and They're Not Productive Yet. Here's Why | Inc.com

We all expect our new employees to hit the ground running. To gauge their progress, we now measure "time to productivity"--a metric that has become one of the primary performance indicators of successful onboarding programs.<p>The definition of "a productive" employee is unique from company to …

Employment

8 Elements of a Successful Business Plan

Perhaps you’ve heard the old saying that failing to plan is the same as planning to fail.<p>It’s commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin, the 18th …

Scaling Agile for Your Small Business | Zephyr

As small businesses feel their way into the market and industry, the flexibility that agile processes afford business growth can guide and validate …

Project Management

15 Powerful Truths About Life And Business Everyone Should Hear Before 2017 Begins | Inc.com

Do you know why everyone is capable of setting New Year's resolution goals around the holidays?<p>Because this is the time when you are most able to step away from your work. You have family in town. Carols to sing. Food to eat. Sports to watch. For, maybe the first time in a long time, you are able …

Motivation

10 Books on Creativity to Spark Your Inner Genius

Creativity isn’t just a “wonderful to have” asset anymore. It’s a strategic part of business survival in a world crowded with businesses. Creativity, …

Creativity

Microsoft Rolls Out New Office 365 CRM App for Small Businesses

Microsoft is giving small to midsize businesses (SMBs) a new sales and marketing tool with the release of Outlook Customer Manager, a customer relationship management (CRM) application within the Microsoft Outlook email client. Available through the "Customer Manager" tab in the toolbar, Outlook …

Small Business

Doctors warn thousands could leave for U.S. over new federal tax hikes

Canadian physicians are warning that thousands of specialists will pull out of group medical offices and many will ultimately leave for the United States because of new federal tax changes that will soon be approved by Parliament.<p>An aggressive lobbying campaign by doctors, radiologists and other …

Don't Quit Your Job If Your Boss Displays These 5 Awesome Habits | Inc.com

A 2014 leadership study I read about recently gave me pause. The results concerned me since I write so frequently about how leadership is the reason companies succeed or fail.<p>The research found that 85 percent of global companies report an urgent need to develop employees with leadership potential. …

Leadership

Project Evaluation & Planning Canvas

Project planning should not be facilitated in a vacuum. In such circumstances the environment, the customer, the values, the goals, and the history …

The Traits of Leaders Who Do Things Fast and Well

An exceptional leader we know would occasionally get a question from his direct reports in a variety of forms but with the common message, “Do you want this done fast or right?” His answer was always the same: “Yes!” He chose not to compromise on either dimension. For this leader and for most …

5 Powerful Traits of the Most Influential Leaders

Put these habits in play to exercise influence like a boss.<p>We've all heard the John Maxwell saying "leadership is influence." Easier said than done, right? The real challenge is figuring out how to do it! Well, here's a clue: Get others to respond <i>emphatically</i> to your leadership. When you do, you're …

Leadership