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These 6 Free Online Programs to Help You Totally Change Careers

You know how the old saying goes: Never stop learning. And thanks to advances in technology, gaining access to education is easier (and cheaper!) than ever. Another perk to free online education? Getting one step closer to making your career goals even more of a reality. So whether you’re ready to …

7 Body Language Tips Everybody Should Know

Make every conversation more fruitful with these easy tweaks.<p>Don’t Underestimate the Power of the Hands<p>Our hands speak volumes about who we are. …

9 mind-expanding documentaries to increase your intelligence

Be honest, now and then we all spend our free time watching various TV series, don’t we? And while some may consider it to be a rather meaningless …

Black Mirror

These Short Videos Can Boost Your Mood Instantly, Research Says

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Feeling blue? Watching a free, five-minute video on your smartphone may help quickly improve your …

The 1 Trait Truly Exceptional Salespeople Possess | Inc.com

The highest performing salespeople possess a few key characteristics. They're confident, ask good questions, see themselves as problem solvers comfortable with challenging decision makers, and always follow up. But another skill can turn a good salesperson into an exceptional one: The ability to …

Selling

This Olympic Story Will Truly Inspire You to Find Your Passion and Be Super Successful

Gwen Jorgensen won a gold medal in Rio, and demonstrated how the Rule of Good Enough can help you achieve success.<p>There were many amazing stories from the Summer Olympics this year. But if you've yet to find your calling and truly excel at it, there's one story in particular you should absolutely …

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

Motivation

11 Ways To Instantly Connect With Anyone

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that the ability to connect with others is a natural, unteachable trait that belongs to only a lucky few. It's easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, this ability is under your control, and it's a matter of emotional intelligence …

The Big List: 40 Prospecting Tools for the Modern Salesperson

Are you looking for ways to take your prospecting efforts to the next level?Do you feel like you’re not reaching as many decision-makers as you could …

Google Hangouts

Best Books on Self-Improvement to Improve Your Skills

Since the birth of our human kind, we are constantly developing ourselves; development is a constant process it never stopped before, and it will …

Self-esteem

Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy

Therapy is a big part of life in Argentina. The country has the highest number of psychologists per capita in the world, with around 198 psychologists per 100,000 inhabitants, an estimated 46% of whom are in Buenos Aires. Since Argentinian culture sees therapy as important to self-development and …

Buenos Aires

11 Top Movies Every Leader Should Watch

Summer is the perfect time to re-calibrate what really matters. I recommend you watch each of these films, and at conclusion, ask yourself what you would do in a similar situation.<p>This list is to help you look inside yourself, the most important and often overlooked place for leaders to learn and …

Oprah's Real Secret to Success May Not Be What You Think It Is | Inc.com

Like so many people in the United States--and around the world--I truly admire Oprah Winfrey. She came from nothing and built a media empire. From creating bestsellers with her trusted recommendations and giving away free versions of her favorite things to a lifetime spent doing humanitarian work, …

Emotional Intelligence

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

4 Skills Every Marketing Operations Leader Should Master

Marketing operations is the heart of any marketing team. Therefore it must be a strong foundation that enables teams to learn and become more …

There’s a way to train our brains to cope with stress that changes chemistry “as much as any antidepressant”

Stress is often perceived as the villain of contemporary culture: the nagging tension that keeps us chained to our desks during the day, awake all night, and makes us dangerously unhealthy.<p>But Ian Robertson, a cognitive neuroscientist at Trinity College Dublin and author of the upcoming book ‘<i>The</i> …

Immune System

The 5 Personality Types You'll Encounter in Meetings (and How to Embrace Them)

Want a more productive meeting? Cater to the strengths and weaknesses of these personalities first.<p><i>Jason Shah is the founder and CEO of Do, a collaboration platform that helps you run productive meetings.</i><p>In meetings, you're bound to come up against different personality types. Treating everyone the …

Mobile App Development: How to Create a Useful App

These days, it's easy to get caught up in cool, new technology and mobile apps while forgetting about the user. Bethany Poole, group marketing …

Apps

4 Steps to Writing Emails That Convert to Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur should have a healthy fear of the spam folder. After all, having your emails end up in spam means just one thing: Your target customers are ignoring you. <i>But,</i> you respond, <i>It’s increasingly difficult to write e-mails that</i> …

How to stay focused and make good decisions

Humans are clever creatures.<p>We thought up outer space travel, penicillin, and the internet. We’ve come a long way in the past hundred years and consider ourselves the most intelligent beings around. And yet, we make irrational decisions to this day.<p>We’d rather stay at a job where we’re unhappy than …

6 Tools That Save You From Embarrassing Writing Mistakes

One study showed that writing errors scare off 59 percent of customers. Can you afford to keep making spelling and grammar mistakes?<p>Think your writing mistakes don't matter? Think again. A study by Global Lingo found that as many as 59 percent of online customers are scared away from sites with …

These 20 books can polish your Networking, Leadership and Time Management Skills better than any B-school

You do not always need an MBA degree from the Ivies to boost your business acumen and prepare yourself for a challenging career ahead. Here's a list …

5 Habits To Get Over Self-Limiting Beliefs

“Iceberg beliefs”–self-limiting, below-the-surface doubts–could be major obstacles to your success. Here’s how to overcome them.<p>Sometimes the biggest thing holding you back from greater success is something you might not even be aware of.<p>They’re called “iceberg beliefs,” and they could be major …

This Is Where Most People Drop the Ball in Business

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

99 Tools To Enhance Your Freelance Lifestyle

The world of freelancing is incredibly competitive, even now more than ever. If you want to be successful as a freelancer in the 21st century, you …

Project Management

How to Manage Your Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors

The only things we can control in life are our thoughts, feelings and behaviors. If we can manage those, we can achieve our goals and gain success in …

The 15 Basic Marketing Tools You Will Want to Use - Part 2

NOTE: Hear an audio version of this blog about the 15 Basic Marketing Tools on our radio show: The Marketing Checklist<p>http://www.starworldwidenetworks.com/index.php/Audio/marketing_checklist#2<p>I am beginning this series of blog posts with the same question which people want answered:<p>"What are the …

6 Ways to Convert Prospects into Clients with Emotional Intelligence

People may believe that decisions are based on logic only, but the brain doesn't work that way. Here's how to make your prospect's decision easy with emotionally intelligent marketing.<p>A few weeks ago I attended an event as a guest expert with my radio co-host Kevin Harrington, one of the original …

7 Fun and Easy Warm Ups to Start Your Writing Day - Copyblogger

The fastest way to become a proficient content creator is to make writing part of your daily routine.<p>When you write habitually, you open up a channel …

Creative Writing

8 writing mistakes that make you seem really unprofessional

Knowing how to write well is a skill that is not only not fading but is assuming even greater importance in today's hyperconnected, always-on world.<p>Landing a job, closing a deal, inspiring employees, wooing top talent: These all require the ability to communicate well through writing.<p>Clear, …