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8 mistakes smart people never make in job interviews

We all know the first-date-like jitters that go with a job interview: the more excited you are for the opportunity, the more anxiety you might …

Bulletproof Confidence: The Secrets of a Professional Poker Player

Vanessa Selbst is a poker player. By age 30, she had made over $10 million.<p>Raised in New York, Selbst started playing while studying at Yale. It …

Ten Signs You're More Successful Than You Think

Dear Liz,<p>My career was going great for six years and then I hit a wall.<p>My company split into two units and my job was dramatically downgraded last September. They left my paycheck the same but the job itself has become a dead-end job.<p>It’s obvious they only left me in my job so they didn’t have to …

Self-improvement

5 Ways Powerfully Confident People Gain Mental Strength | Inc.com

One aspect of confidence that is rarely discussed is mental strength. While you may be able to identify a confident person based on their presence--the way that they carry themselves as they enter a room--you may not as easily pinpoint the mentality that aids their self-trust. And while everyone …

Tony Robbins Taught Me How to Stay Hungry on the Path to Success

Motivation is a flimsy thing. It ebbs and flows, and often abandons us when we need it most. That’s why we need something better than motivation to …

5 Actionable Steps to Overcome Negative Thinking | Inc.com

Do you remember playing with building blocks as a kid? It was fun to place one upon the other until, ultimately, they all came crashing to the ground, leading to fits of laughter. Cycles of negative thinking can result in a similar crashing-down effect on your life and business, only it's no …

Self-help

8 things successful people do every day that most people ignore

During the four-year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it's a …

5 Ways to Learn Faster

To become a high performer, you have to learn faster. How do you do that?<p>Let me tell you first what <i>not</i> to do, because a lot of people just jump in …

The secret to success: Set realistic goals

You might have a combination of goals: your weight-loss goal, your health goals, your exercise goals or your daily servings and calorie goals. Goal …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now | Inc.com

The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really want to know what you're going to get the most out of, why not rely on the hive mind of …

Self-improvement

The Secret Science Behind Achieving Goals

Have you ever noticed this wonderful thing in your life that whatever you keep on priority, you somehow just tend to achieve and accomplish? This is …

Want to Be Happier and Less Stressed? Here Are 6 Strategies to Taking on Any Challenge | Inc.com

No matter who you are or what you've accomplished, life is full of experiences that can pull you underwater so deeply that it feels as if you will never re-surface.<p>Zen priest and Harvard educator Robert Waldinger leads The Harvard Study of Adult Development, which has tracked 724 men for 75 years …

Self-help

I figured out the secret to gaining confidence after being rejected

Once in high school, I was talking about a recent rejection with one of my teachers. She had helped me try to achieve a goal, and despite her thinking I deserved it, I didn't make it. I was telling her that I'd seemed to be getting rejected from things more than most people I know did, but that I …

Ep. 66: 5 Keys to a Healthier Brain

This week’s episode is sponsored by FreshBooks, altMBA and Slack.<p>On this week’s episode, Josh and Shelby focus on the mind. They chat with Dr. Daniel …

Successful People Overcome These 5 Challenges to Stepping Outside Their Comfort Zones | Inc.com

Stepping outside your comfort zone in a meaningful and consequential professional situation can be very challenging to do. But this is the reality at work for most of us: as we grow and learn and advance in our jobs and in our careers, we're constantly faced with situations outside our comfort …

How To Get Rich: A 7-Step Blueprint For Success

We’re in an explosive era of growth. Thanks to the birth of the internet and our newfound global connectivity, generating a real income online, no matter where you live or what you do, has become a modern-day convenience. Gone are the doldrums of 9-to-5 employment and the necessity to head into a …

Mark Zuckerberg Used This Trick to Combat Self-Doubt. You Can Too | Inc.com

In his recent Harvard commencement speech, Mark Zuckerberg explained how a couple years into his venture, some big companies wanted to buy Facebook. Everyone around him advised him to sell.<p>But Zuckerberg held onto his business a little longer. He felt it was destined for a higher purpose, but he …

Self-confidence

70 Powerful Habits That Will Get Your Life Back on Track | Inc.com

<i>What can I do to quickly get myself back on track? originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to</i> …

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How You Can Win The Battle Against Negativity

You're reading How You Can Win The Battle Against Negativity, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

The Perfect Morning Ritual, According to Science

Even if you're not a morning person.<p><b>By Eric Barker</b><p>A morning ritual sure sounds nice (if it didn’t, you wouldn’t be reading this) but what’s the point …

Happiness

4 Tips to Help You Talk to Influential People (No Matter How Nervous You Are) | Inc.com

You wouldn't be human if you didn't feel at least a twinge of nerves when interacting with important people.<p>We're social beings, designed to influence and be influenced, so of course you're going to notice and react to another person's success, status, or power. There's no need to tie yourself up …

Self-help

The 17 Painful Life Lessons Men Don't Want to Admit (but Need For Maximum Self-Development) | Inc.com

Mastering life lessons doesn't need to be painful. When information is available at your fingertips, you can take advantage of the wisdom others discover and integrate that knowledge into your life. And while many men are stubborn--always wanting to learn things on their own--sometimes listening …

Self-improvement