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8 Common Ego Traps That Could Be Holding You Back

Two in five CEOs fail within their first 18 months of leading an organization, according to a study published in the Harvard Business Review. One-third of chief executives from Fortune 500 companies don't make it past three years.<p>The most successful leaders are aware that emotional intelligence is …

Emotional Intelligence

Meet The 17-Year-Old Trader Who Knows Global Macro Markets Like A Veteran

These days he's passionate about global macro trading and he's garnering attention in the space from more seasoned macro traders.<p>"The breadth and depth of Julian's market knowledge is that of a seasoned macro trader. The young man is very impressive," one New York-based macro trader commented.<p>You …

How To Save Time In The Morning

Everyone could use some extra time in the morning. Watch below to learn how you can shave some time from your morning routine.<p><i>Produced by Daniel Goodman</i>; <i>Music "Time to Move and Motivate" by The Insider</i><p><i>Additional video by mrbossingman via YouTube and PatrickRyan via YouTube</i>

How To Be A Speed Reader

How To Organize And Clean Your Desk In Five Easy Steps

A messy desk boosts creative thinking while a clean desk promotes order and overall better decision-making, says a study published in Psychological Science.<p>Improve your space and become more efficient at work with these office hacks below.<p><i>Produced by William Wei. Follow Us On YouTube ></i>

Why Clever And Lazy People Make The Best Leaders

Ideally you want all three but people don't always cooperate. These qualities tend to be difficult to judge in hiring someone.<p>So we end up with all sorts of combinations and permutations in organizations.<p>A lot of people feel that stupid people are the 'worst' problem. (I'd argue that intelligent …

4 Traits That Make Up Every Great Leader

Caan says that leadership is a hard concept to define and only through hard work and experience can you acquire the necessary skills you need to effectively lead others.<p>Below, he describes four traits ever great leader has:<p><b>1. You must have confidence.</b><p>Caan says: "As a decision maker or chief …

To Be Successful You Have To Decide What Not To Do

"When I was growing up my father would always tell me, 'We all only have 24 hours a day. It's what we choose to do with that time that defines us,'" Lai says. "It's the one thing you can never get back."<p>That advice led him to start Hello Design at 23, because "the worst thing that would happen is …

7 Traits Of Executive Presence, The Key To Winning People Over

Although very different people, they both had that confidence and composure that allowed them to connect with others.<p>Chances are, you may need executive presence, too, to get venture capital for your business, motivate your staff or get a promotion. How important is presence?<p>In a survey of CIOs, …

5 Cognitive Distortions Successful People Use To Get Things Done

The five distortions are:<p><b>1. Personal Exceptionalism</b><p>… a macro sense that you are in the top of your cohort, your work is snowflake-special, or that you are destined to have experiences well outside the bounds of "normal;" not to be confused with arrogance or high self-esteem<p><b>2. Dichotomous …

How to make someone more honest using only your eyes

As it turns out, a pair of eyes looking at you seems to have the effect of making you more honest.<p>The paper, "Cues of being watched enhance cooperation in a real-world setting," found here at the NIH, conducted a study where either a set of eyes or a picture of flowers was placed above an "honesty …