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Want to Be a Great Mentor? Make These 4 Powerful Commitments

60 percent of millennials are hoping for a mentor. Make the most of the opportunity for you and them.<p>Mentoring another person requires work, especially when you elevate the practice of mentoring to what I call the Greater Than Yourself (GTY) approach. According to a Deloitte survey 60 percent of …

Dealing with debt: How one couple paid off $162,000 they owed in 3 years

Back in March, Heron Abegaze, 29, and Elijah Bankole, 30, put a new spin on "couple goals" after Abegaze's Instagram post about paying off their debt went viral.<p>After three years of saving like it's an Olympic sport, the St. Paul, Minn., duo wiped out nearly $162,000 of credit card debt, car loans, …

Personal Finance

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

How Ordinary People Become Extraordinary

Everyone has the potential, but the habits necessary are adopted only by the few. Will you be one of them?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Elon Musk has been quoted as saying, “I think it’s possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Now, whether you …

8 habits of employees that get promoted

Getting a promotion takes more than just doing your job well. To move up the ladder to the next step of your career, you have to prove to decision …

Employment

Dropbox's CEO reveals 4 of his favorite books on how to be a successful leader

Drew Houston always knew he wanted to run a tech company.<p>"I really admired all the great tech companies and even as a little kid, I admired the tech …

Procter & Gamble

Performance Reviews Matter, Even If They Take Time. Here's Why

When you're knee-deep in reviews, stay motivated by remembering these four things.<p>For many small businesses, peak performance review time is January - February... just as other priorities pick up -- new strategies, new goals, etc. Add writing, reading, and giving reviews to your plate, and work can …

5 reasons successful people need grit in their lives

I’m not going to lie to you and pretend that I loved my 4 months at the FBI Academy at the Marine Corps base in Quantico, Va. The purpose of the …

Focus on Customer Insights and Strategy Will Flow

Marketing leaders often ask us questions about how to execute a specific tactic or whether to allocate their budget differently. My first set of …

Marketing

6 Smart Habits That Will Lead to a Fulfilling Life

Whom do you surround yourself with? This may be your first lesson toward a life of success.<p>Do you ever lay in bed at night in a state of insomnia and look back over your choices in life and wonder, "I wish I did that differently?"<p>Perhaps it's feeling like you should've made that transition into a …

Self-improvement

3 Things You Need to Know About Adapting to Succeed In the Business World

Adaptation is what stops failing from becoming failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The business world is harsh and unforgiving. You've seen the statistic that 90 percent of startups are bound to fail within the five years. Is that because these are bad business …

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Everyone wants their life to be above average, but what are you really doing to make it happen? In truth, succeeding in business and life often depends on consistency, diligence, and discipline. At least, that's what more than two dozen high-achieving executives say. Here are the daily habits they …

Productivity

This 20-Minute Routine is the Laziest (but Most Effective) Workout Ever | Inc.com

Maybe you don't have time to exercise. Or, maybe instead of logging some miles on the treadmill, you tend to use your spare minutes shopping online or wasting time on Facebook. Whatever your excuse, you know that exercise will make you a better person. For one thing, when you're fit, you're more …

Exercise

This Mind Tools Server is Temporarily Down for Maintenance

The site is down between the hours of 09:00hrs and 13:00hrs GMT whilst we apply new upgrades.<p>Thank you for your patience, we'll be back online as …

Mind

How to Deal With Unrealistic Customers - Managing Excessive Expectations

Customer expectations aren't always realistic. Use this three-step approach to help you manage and resolve tricky requests.

Self-help

When Faced with Conflict, Try an Introspective Approach

<i>I wish he would just get fired.</i><p>How is it that rational, good, understanding, kind, collaborative people like you and me can get so triggered by certain colleagues’ work performance that our minds race with how we want them to get out of our lives and work — in any way possible? We come up with long …

Secrets That Successful Women Use to Achieve Their Goals

When you set yourself a goal, try to be as specific as possible. "Lose 5 pounds" is a better goal than "lose some weight," because it gives you a …

Your Strategy Should Be a Hypothesis You Constantly Adjust

The widely accepted view that strategy and execution are separable activities sets companies up for failure in a fast-paced world.<p>One of us (Paul) is a strategy scholar and economist; the other (Amy) studies organizational behavior and operations management. We came together to consider why …

How to Excel at Both Strategy and Execution

For decades, we’ve often thought of leadership profiles in unique buckets—two popular varieties were the “visionaries”, who embrace strategy and think about amazing things to do, and the “operators”, who get stuff done. We intuitively knew that there must be leaders that span these areas, but in …

The Explainer: Level 5 Leadership

How Coca-Cola, Netflix, and Amazon Learn from Failure

Why, all of a sudden, are so many successful business leaders urging their companies and colleagues to make more mistakes and embrace more failures?<p>In May, right after he became CEO of Coca-Cola Co., James Quincey called upon rank-and-file managers to get beyond the fear of failure that had dogged …

Infographic: Why We Procrastinate and How Not To

This infographic is based on the article <i>5 Research-Based Strategies for Overcoming Procrastination</i> by Chris Bailey.

What Good Leaders Do to Design Strategies That Employees Can Actually Implement

Although senior executives recognize that strategy delivery is important, many leaders today say their organizations struggle with designing and guiding implementations that truly deliver on their business strategy goals.In a new survey of 500 global leaders by the Economist Intelligence Unit …

Management

Executives Fail to Execute Strategy Because They’re Too Internally Focused

Experts have opined for decades on the reasons behind the spectacular failure rates of strategy execution. In 2016, it was estimated that 67% of well-formulated strategies failed due to poor execution. There are many explanations for this abysmal failure rate, but a 10-year longitudinal study on …

The Hidden Traps in Decision Making

Making decisions is the most important job of any executive. It’s also the toughest and the riskiest. Bad decisions can damage a business and a career, sometimes irreparably. So where do bad decisions come from? In many cases, they can be traced back to the way the decisions were made—the …

The Right Way to Cut People Off in Meetings

You’ve spent hours preparing for the meeting. The objectives are clear. The agenda is tight. Relevant material was distributed to attendees in advance. Smartphones are put away, and your team seems focused and ready to work.<p>The conversation begins, but after 10 minutes of good discussion on the …

To Grow as a Leader, Seek More Complex Assignments

Over the course of my career, I’ve spent countless hours talking to and hearing from leaders around the world. I’ve interviewed thousands of candidates for managerial roles and tracked the performance of those I successfully hired. I led the global management appraisal practice of our own executive …

Embracing Change Means Disrupting Your Day

We recently gave a talk about change. At the start of the Q&A session, one young woman’s hand shot up. She brightly said into the microphone: “I am someone who loves change! I embrace change! I welcome change!”<p>She then paused, and asked a poignant yet plaintive question: “But how can I make sure …