Zee Hisham

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Inversion: The billionaire thinking skill you were never taught in school

“All I want to know is where I’m going to die, so I’ll never go there.”<p>These are the famous words of Charlie Munger, the business partner of Warren …

The Most Important Question to Answer When Planning for 2018

To clarify what you want to accomplish, this simple, yet deceptive question is key to answer<p>As a business owner, it's easy to allow fire drills to rule your day. If you're like the multitude of leaders I work with the day begins with a plan. Unfortunately, your plans are quickly derailed by endless …

Elon Musk Has 24 Hours in a Day. So Do You. Here's How He Gets More Done

From Musk to Branson to Cuban, the world's busiest CEOs have the same amount of time as you but still get more done. Here's how.<p>Benjamin Franklin once said that time is like money. Without being managed properly, how do you know where it's going?<p>Time management is one of those issues that we all …

The 15 Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Do you want to make your commute or lunch hour more productive? Then you should give these podcasts a listen.<p>Podcasts have become a very useful tool for the busy entrepreneur. They're easy to create, are quick to digest (especially for those with longer commute times or who use public transport), …

The 12 Most Important Things I've Learned About Leadership

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.” –Alexander the Great<p>The quote provides insight as to why leadership is so crucial to entrepreneurship; the person at the top usually is …

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4 things I wish I knew about managing people when I started out

The way you lead and manage people is the make-or-break skill that will determine whether you build a good business or an amazing one.<p>It's something you get better at with practice, but it's also a skill (like anything) that can be learned and mastered if you're determined enough.<p>If I could jump in …

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

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An entrepreneur who built a 7-figure business says the smartest thing to do with your money is a habit you can start building today

The good news is <i>anyone</i> can put money aside and let it accumulate.<p>You don't need to be rich to invest— it's a concept that personal finance experts have been preaching for nearly a century, and is just as relevant today.<p>"Money comes to you when you are ready for it," explains entrepreneur Lewis …

To Be a Success You Have To Stop Making THESE 8 Mistakes

I know it sounds crazy. How could you be blocking your own success, you want it more than anything.You’re always thinking about how you want things …

12 Inspirational Leaders You Should Be Following on Twitter

Staying a motivated and inspired leader is a Herculean task at best.<p>Business and personalities under your care can get messy, and mistakes and failures happen even to the best. In the face of so many responsibilities and expectations, it can be easy to lose the thread of gratitude that makes your …

5 Lessons Learned from my First Year as an Entrepreneur

Every entrepreneur faces obstacles, but learning from the struggles is what makes you successful.<p><b>5 Lessons Learned from my First Year as an Entrepreneur</b><p>Although my first year as an entrepreneur was over 10 years ago, I'll never forget it. My partners and I were struggling to turn Infusionsoft into …

3 Steps to Put Fear Behind You

<b>Fear is a killer.</b><p>A killer of dreams, success and happiness.<p>And fear will stop you in your tracks. It will stop you from going after that dream promotion, or starting that business you've always wanted, because you might not be successful. It will stop you from trying something new, in case you look …

The 4 most common relationship problems — and how to fix them

Most of the people giving advice don't know the research. So where are the real answers?<p>I decided to call an expert: Dr. John Gottman.<p>You might remember him as the researcher in Malcolm Gladwell's "Blink" who, after just a few minutes, could predict whether a couple would end up divorced.<p>John is a …

Why Your Brain Procrastinates + 3 Easy Ways to Kick the Habit

Ugh, that boring report that needs to be written. Drat, that mystery drawer that needs organizing. Sigh, that phone call that has to be made. If a task feels like absolute torture to do (and those time tracking apps aren’t cutting it), well, that’s because it is. As it turns out, our brains are …

Oukitel K10000 with 10,000mAh cell boasts 15 day battery life

Fed up with having to charge your smartphone up every day? Well Oukitel’s new K10000 smartphone boasts a humongous 10,000mAh battery, which the company boasts is enough to last 10 to 15 days of normal use on a single charge. That’s quite the claim.<p>Despite the colossal battery, the Oukitel K10000 is …

19 Hard Things You Need To Do To Be Successful

You have to do the hard things. The things that no one else is doing. The things that scare you. The things that make you wonder how much longer you can hold on.<p>Those are the things that define you. Those are the things that make the difference between living a life of mediocrity or outrageous …

10 major differences between rich and poor people

<i>Editor's Note: An earlier version of this article stated that Daniel Ally became a self-made millionaire at age 24. We are no longer confident in those assertions and have removed them.</i><p>I've been rich and I've been poor. I know both sides very well.<p>Growing up poor, I knew that I wanted to be rich. I …

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44 Things People Say When They Are Stuck

If you're terrified of change, growth, learning, and success, memorize these phrases and use them often--because they're all but guaranteed to keep you from moving ahead.<p>Change doesn't happen by magic but as a result of taking action. If you want to move ahead in your business, if you want to excel …

Communication Strategies That Help an Introvert Get More Influence in an Extrovert World

Not very often that you luckily find a job that matches your personality. Sometimes you fall in a job that is totally a contrast to your personality.<p>But before you try to escape, I think at first you can take this opportunity to learn interesting things in order to develop yourself, or maybe you …

How to Be Good at Managing Both Introverts and Extroverts

As the boss, your goal is to have all your employees operating at their peak level of energy, efficiency, and motivation—which can be a challenge when it comes to leading a team comprised of introverts and extroverts. How do you manage these vastly different personalities and work preferences? How …

12 Qualities That Set Ultra Successful People Apart

Ultra successful people delight themselves by blowing their personal goals out of the water. They succeed along many different dimensions of life--their friendships, their physical and mental health, their families, and their jobs (which they are not only good at but also enjoy).<p>TalentSmart has …

Work Less and Do More by Applying the Pareto Principle to Your Task List

The Pareto Principle says that in most situations roughly 80% of effects come from only 20% of the causes. We can use the Pareto Principle to better …

The Psychology of Logo Color in How Consumers View Your Brand (Infographic)

Your logo says a lot about your brand. Are you sending the right message?<p>Across the U.S. and around the world, billions are spent each year by companies trying to build a brand people can't resist.<p>One critical element in brand building (not the only one, of course but one of the most important) is …

The 40-30-20-10 Rule Of Time Management

The underlying concept behind every piece of time management advice you’ve ever received is that you should spend more focused time on what matters most and less or no time on distractions from what matters most. The trouble is that that choice is rarely black and white but, rather, filled with all …

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13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p>From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless …

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