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10 Tips to Motivate Employees

Harvey Mackay once said,“Determination + Goal-setting + Concentration = Success.”Certainly one of the things that distinguish high-achieving …

Employment

This 90-Minute Morning Routine Will Make Your Workday More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no stranger to the 12-hour workday. You stay at the office until 9 or 10 p.m. -- or until you just can’t read another email – before you force yourself to go home for a hasty dinner, a little more work and a few …

Time Management

10 Habits You Should Ditch Now to Bring Productivity to an All-Time High

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>They say that you have the same number of hours in the day as Beyonce -- so why does it feel like you’re never able to get caught up on your business to-do list?<p>Apart from not having your own team of personal assistants, stylists and …

Time Management

Leadership Credibility: 10 Qualities Every Employee Looks For in a Leader

A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.<p>When it comes down to it, employees are evaluating and forming opinions about the leaders in their company just as much as employers are evaluating the employees. As great as the work may be, if there isn't a strong leader in place …

The Best Business Advice From The Past 30 Years

<i>An edited version of this post first appeared on Blinkist.</i><p>Each year brings with it scores of new business books filled with secrets. <i>Become a better leader! Start a million dollar company! Be your best at work!</i> They tell you, <i>we’ll show you how!</i> Even if you maxed out on vacation days, it would be …

Self-improvement

Warren Buffett's Two Tips on Building Successful Businesses - Pass Them Along

CEO Warren Buffett’s recipe for business and life success is revealed in Berkshire Hathaway’s 2014 annual report released last weekend. It’s simple:<p><b>Culture + Leadership + Trust = Wealth</b><p>This formula shows how Berkshire’s unique culture and leadership has established a foundation of trust on which …

15 Books For Creative Leaders To Read In Spring 2015

The coming months feature an impressive batch of new books on various aspects of creative leadership. Surveying history, profiling individual leaders, and examining multiple industries, they offer fresh insights and practical guides to action in business and life. For readers looking to become more …

Inspire Success With These 45 Motivational Quotes

Being successful in whatever you choose to do is always the ultimate goal.<p>Being successful in whatever you choose to do is always the ultimate goal. For some, being successful means owning and operating a multi-million dollar business while for others, success means having a happy, healthy family …

64 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Sometimes someone else has already said what you're thinking. Here's a roundup of wise words about entrepreneurship, leadership, and creative endeavors.<p>Have you ever read a quote that perfectly captures what you're thinking or feeling during a given moment? Here are a few that speak to my both my …

20 Leadership Experts Share Their Best Leadership Tip

Trust what these leaders say about good leadership. They are experts on the topic.<p>Good leaders all have one thing in common: They know how to seek advice. It's a bit like parenting. No one who raises a child for the first time understands the job perfectly. You have to keep learning and growing. …

10 Best Business Books of 2014

These 10 business books were the real eye-openers for entrepreneurs in the year 2014.<p>Every year, I select 10 books that, IMHO, provided the most value to their readers. Some of these may already be on your radar, but others you might have missed. Enjoy!<p>1. <i>How to Be a Power Connector</i><p><b>Author:</b> Judy …

7 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Productive Leaders

You don't have to be a born leader to be a great leader. Just focus on doing a few things very well.<p>Why are some leaders better and more productive than others? While some people believe that you're either born a great leader or you're not, that's not really the case at all. Anyone can learn to be …

Great Strategy quotes ... with a few on Leadership & Innovation for good measure

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. ~ Warren Bennis<p>The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing. ~ John …

Leadership...the art of Inspiring self

<i>Who motivates the motivator? How does one who daily motivates others stay motivated? Being at the top can get lonely sometimes.</i><p><i>As a leader, everyone</i> …

11 Tricks Steve Jobs, Jeff Bezos, And Other Famous Execs Use To Run Meetings

We've already learned that meetings fall apart thanks to sloppy agendas, un-articulated ground rules, and other structural mistakes.<p>So we decided to look at how some of the most effective executives in history — from GM czar Alfred Sloan to Apple prince Steve Jobs to Facebook queen Sheryl Sandberg …

Jeff Bezos

10 Things That Set Entrepreneurs Apart From the 9-to-5 Crowd

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is similar to being a professional athlete, in the sense that many people want to play the role, but very few have what it takes to make it to the big leagues.<p>It also takes a great deal more than just a …

Entrepreneurship

Want To Hire Superstars? Here Are 7 Questions To Ask During Interviews...

Enterprise Ecommerce / How to Sell Online<p>Want To Hire Superstars? Here Are 7 Questions To Ask During Interviews…<p>Mitchell Harper / 5 min</b> …

50 Best Websites for Entrepreneurs

For entrepreneurs, time is especially precious. Every wasted minute is a lost opportunity for networking, growing the business, and of course making money.<p>There are many websites out there that can help entrepreneurs grow a bigger, better business--but there are many more time-suck websites. How …

7 Questions That Entrepreneurs Must Be Prepared to Answer

Pitching investors, here are a few questions that you need to know before going in for the pitch!<p>Unless you're fortunate enough to be able to fund a startup on your own, you are going to have to seek investors to help get your business up and running. The problem is if you fail at your pitch, you …

16 Best Entrepreneurship and Business Leadership Articles of the Year

Guaranteed to encourage and inspire, these popular posts on entrepreneurship and leadership are absolute must-reads.<p>Learn how to transform your life for the better with 16 of the Web’s favorite entrepreneurship and leadership articles from this year. Guaranteed to encourage and inspire, these …

More big companies are partnering with startups. Here’s how your startup can fit in

The U.S. is a “Shark Tank” nation, the United Kingdom is in a “Dragon’s Den,” and India is an entrepreneur heaven. The recent uptick in entrepreneurship is more than a trend but a global spirit of innovation.<p>The spirit of creating your own business is not new but has escalated in today’s market. …

Is Your Big Business Idea Small Enough To Succeed?

When most wannabe entrepreneurs get their “big idea,” it can be too easy to see the entire world through that lens and let the idea get bigger and bigger. Instead of a narrowly defined market and a niche product, suddenly “everyone” is inside the target market and the expansion possibilities are …

Here’s Your Focus for the First 30, 60, and 90 Days as a Startup Product Manager

What should a Product manager at a startup focus on in the first 30, 60 and 90 days?<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What should a Product manager at a startup focus on in the first 30, 60 and 90 days?</i><p><i>Answer by Rian van der Merwe, Product Strategy & Design, on Quora,</i><p><b>30 days: Understand</b> …

You Don’t Gain From Hating Or Wishing, Only Doing

There’s an epidemic in our world today of people wanting, wishing and hating.<p>Do you fall into any of those groups?<p>We as humans have a tendency to …