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5 Ways Psychopaths Use Emotional Intelligence, According to Science

Knowing how psychopaths use emotion can help you protect yourself.<p>For most of us, the label "psychopath" summons images of cold-blooded serial killers. But psychopathy is a complex condition that scientists still struggle to fully understand.<p>Professor Robert Hare has spent his life studying …

Psychology

Good Interaction Design = Good UX

UX is no longer just a concern resigned to technical teams. It’s a focus that transcends departments as more and more businesses are realizing the …

Former Apple CEO John Sculley says this is the one book every entrepreneur should read in 2016

He writes in his new book, "Moonshot!" that the four game-changing technologies of today — cloud computing, wireless sensors, Big Data, and mobile devices — are cheap and readily available to all entrepreneurs who want to think up new ways to use them to solve consumer problems, so now is "the …

Why Startups Love Moleskines

Last summer in Toronto, I found myself at a Demo Day, one of those tech-industry events where eager representatives of a dozen startups bound onto a stage and spend five minutes selling their visions of a utopian future expedited by antibacterial screen wipes that will change the world (something …

Innovation

10 Songs Steve Jobs Used to Train His Brain

Steve Jobs probably used these recordings to alter his mental state, change his moods, and keep himself creative.<p>Music is many things to many people, but to entrepreneurs it can be an essential success tool. According to Dr. Victoria Williamson of Goldsmith's College, London, "Brain imaging studies …

10songs

What Steve Jobs was missing about innovation

In 2007, at the D5 Conference, Steve Jobs sat with Bill Gates and talked about the importance of passion when it comes to innovation. While I agree with Steve, I think he was missing a very important piece that is an absolute necessity for igniting passion, and I didn't quite understand what that …

Innovation

10 steps to starting a business while keeping your full-time job

I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn't go far enough.<p>So here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers.<p>(His online courses "Launching a Business …

14 Things Phenomenally Successful People Do Differently

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure”-Bill Cosby<p>What quality do you think differentiates the …

Using Predictive Analytics to Improve Hire Quality

<b>Warning</b>: Illegal string offset 'filter' in <b>/homepages/38/d706926521/htdocs/clickandbuilds/Betterhiring/wp-includes/taxonomy.php</b> on line <b>1409</b><p>As the …

Data Warehousing

Google's app store has one key advantage over Apple's

Suffice it to say, I think TweetDeck is a pretty important tool. But I'm always open to explore new ways to keep on top of the news. That's why my colleague Alex Heath's article about TweetBot intrigued me. TweetBot looks like it has a nicer, cleaner interface than TweetDeck, and I'd like to check …

10 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

This has been a fantastic week so far for our lists of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, but we’re not slowing down just yet. Today’s post …

5 Remarkably Smart Tactics for Finding Top Talent

Need to grow your team? These hot platforms can help you find the best people, including candidates who aren't looking.<p>Anyone in hiring mode faces several challenges: A fiercely competitive market, Millennials who loathe to stay in the same job for long, and the fact that the people you actually …

Employment

How to survive a job interview with Elon Musk

Interviewing with Elon Musk is not for the faint of heart.<p>Musk, the chief executive of Tesla and SpaceX, is known to appear disinterested in …

Challenges with Heavy Startups

The Lean Startup methodology has been popular for several years now and promotes a simple, iterative process to find customer demand and build a …

Startups

The Wright Brothers: the Original Gangsters of Startup Culture

The Wright Brothers grasped what a minimum viable product was more than a century before the term entered the entrepreneurial lexicon. Here's what you can learn from their masterful product-testing techniques.<p>You could argue the biggest legacy of Ford or Toyota isn't a car or truck, but rather the …

Startups

Why It Pays to Be a Jerk

New research confirms what they say about nice guys.<p>Smile at the customer. Bake cookies for your colleagues. Sing your subordinates’ praises. Share credit. Listen. Empathize. Don’t drive the last dollar out of a deal. Leave the last doughnut for someone else.<p>Sneer at the customer. Keep your …

Xiaomi Boosts Its Business In India With Strategic Investment From Tata Sons Head

Xiaomi is making a push to be a local player in India. Days after unveiling its first phone customized to the South Asia country (the impressive $205 Mi 4i), Xiaomi announced that it has taken investment from leading Indian businessman Ratan Tata.<p>Tata (pictured above with Xiaomi VP of global Hugo …

India

How can I be as great as Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, Richard Branson?

<i>Answer by Justine Musk on Quora.</i><p>Extreme success results from an extreme personality and comes at the cost of many other things. Extreme success is different from what I suppose you could just consider ‘success,’ so know that you don’t have to be Richard or Elon to be affluent and accomplished and …

Bill Gates

The Art of Error: 12 Cool and Creative 404 Pages

Making your 404 page fun is only half the battle — there’s still a lot of practical factors to keep in mind. In closing, let’s review some general tips to remember when covering your mistakes:<p><b>Link to Popular Posts —</b> Take advantage of the fact that your user may not know where to go next. Recommend …

Purpose Your Day: Most Important Task (MIT)

I’ve mentioned this briefly in my morning routine, but I thought I’d explain a little bit more about MITs – Most Important Tasks. It’s not an …

The Positive Power of Saying 'No'

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Why is saying no so hard? In my personal and professional relationships, I have a difficult time turning people down, even when there are good reasons I should. I'm not completely sure why so many of us feel this way, but I …

Entrepreneurship

Inversion: The Crucial Thinking Skill Nobody Ever Taught You

The ancient Stoic philosophers like Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, and Epictetus regularly conducted an exercise known as a <i>premeditatio malorum</i>, which …

Zanshin: Learning the Art of Attention and Focus From a Legendary Samurai Archer

In the 1920s, a German professor named Eugen Herrigel moved to Japan. He came to teach philosophy at a university a few hours northeast of Tokyo, in …

Why We Act Irrationally: A Harvard Psychologist Reveals the One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits

It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen Langer and her research team at Harvard University were about to conduct a …

Psychology

The Science of Creativity

Struggle with creative ideas? Read on to learn the science behind creativity and how to become more creative.