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8 Ground Rules for Great Meetings

If you want your team to be effective, you need meeting ground rules — and you need agreement about how to use them. Many teams that have ground rules don’t regularly use them. But having rules in place that you consistently enforce can significantly improve how your team solves problems and makes …

A Harvard professor reveals a strategy that can help you stop worrying

We all deal with this when life gets challenging.<p>There is a way to overcome worry that doesn't involve alcohol or a straitjacket.<p>The answer is thousands of years old — but now science is validating those ancient ideas. You've probably even heard of it: Mindfulness.<p>Yeah, it's all the rage now. But …

25 Reasons You Are Not as Successful as You Should Be

I'm guessing that you're holding yourself back because of one of the following reasons.<p>It's just one of those days where nothing seems to be going right. And, to be honest, it's a pretty crappy feeling. Sometimes there are certain situations or challenges that are completely out of your control …

10 Daily Habits That Will Radically Improve Your Life

Practical daily things to bring real positive change in your life.<p>Platitudes won't help you. I know, I've tried to implement them all. They're frustrating.<p>Go for it! Live for today! Stay motivated!<p>No kidding.<p>I'm more interested in how we can radically improve our lives. How can we stay truly …

20 Unknown Things To Do In East Singapore Even Easties Haven't Heard Of

The Sun Never Sets In The East We Easties are a pretty chill bunch - that is, until you bring up the East vs. West debate. Some of the island’s best …

How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should …

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

Timbre+: Singapore's First Container & Caravan Food Court

Looking for a unique eating place to bring the family for a meal? Head to Timbre+, or Timbre Plus, at Ayer Rajah Crescent (beside JTC LaunchPad @ …

Do This 1 Thing To Significantly Improve Your Writing

What every good writer does to make their work the best it can be.<p>Hemingway did it. Maya Angelou did it. Vladimir Nabokov did it. Dr. Seuss did it.<p>Name any great author who is still banging on a keyboard, and they do it too: They rewrite.<p>Of course, you don't have to pen a bestselling novel or …

Creative Writing

Norya Furniture

Norya Furniture, Singapore. 42,422 likes · 734 talking about this · 120 were here. Norya Furniture features a complete range of well-designed and …

Adobe launches Project Comet as 'Experience Design'

Adobe’s Project Comet is now Experience Design (XD), and is available in preview for anyone with an existing Adobe account.<p>Noting there are currently “lots of tools tackling many parts of the problem” of designing apps, Adobe is positioning XD to compete more directly with Sketch, and it does a …

You’ll Never Want Pancakes Any Other Way

These souffle pancakes are a fancy take on your every day flapjacks but result in the thickest, fluffiest pancakes of your life.

Doing This for an Hour Each Week Will Make Your Business More Successful

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The 80/20 Rule for Designing Really, Really, Really Ridiculously Good Looking Presentations

SummaryWe recently emailed our 8,000 subscribers to ask them what their primary concern was with designing presentations, be it for SlideShare, …

Google Ventures On How Sketching Can Unlock Big Ideas

Jake Knapp, author of Sprint, reveals a four-step process for sketching your way to greatness.<p>Imagine you’ve got a great idea. You’ve been thinking about it for weeks. You go to work, describe the idea to your teammates, and . . . they just stare at you. Maybe you aren’t explaining it well. Maybe …

Creativity

One-Pot Black Pepper Chicken

Clean Eating Chicken Fried Rice<p>Cheesy Kale & Sweet Potato Casserole<p>Parmesan Crusted Tilapia Recipe<p>Pasta with White Fish, Tomatoes, and Zucchini<p>Pasta …

5 strategies that turn average Joes into social media rock stars

While perusing your Twitter feed you notice yet another Kardashian has tweeted a photo captioned “I love my new jeans!” with the brand name tagged. While you and millions of other followers have viewed this picture now, you are not easily fooled. It’s clear that this celebrity has been paid big …

25 Ulu Cafes In Singapore So Ulu Even Hipsters Can’t Find

Ulu Cafes for the adventurer in you.<p>There seems to be so many cafes that are so good but so damn far out. And just how many more undiscovered hidden …

After-action review

An <b>after action review</b> (AAR) is a structured review or de-brief (debriefing) process for analyzing <i>what</i> happened, <i>why</i> it happened, and <i>how</i> it can be done …

The GROW Model: A Simple Process for Coaching and Mentoring

As a leader, one of your most important roles is to coach your people to do their best. By doing this, you'll help them make better decisions, solve …

7 Insane Website Updates That Will Grow Your Sales | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Technology can be a powerful driver of business growth. …

5 Project-Planning Tips to Help You Meet Your Goals

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re always undertaking projects. Whether you realize it or not, your work is split up into distinct groupings of tasks around a specific goal (what I'll call "projects").<p>Ideally, your tasks drive completion of your …

10 Ways to Write Better Emails

Want to make a new year’s resolution that you can actually stick to?<p>One that will instantly improve your life and career, make your colleagues’ lives …

Communication Skills

Top 20 Social-Media Tools to Add to Your Arsenal in 2016

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media is here to stay in the marketing world and, by all accounts, it will only further penetrate all aspects of life and work. As we enter 2016, many social-media experts are already forecasting the direction of social media in …

Easiest (and Healthiest) 3-Ingredients Cookies You'll Ever Make

If you're craving cookies but you're on a diet, then you're going to want to be in on this little secret. It's totally possible to make cookies, in …

2 Tricks Mark Zuckerberg Uses to Make Meetings Much More Efficient | Inc.com

Time-wasting meetings are a top complaint of the business world and apparently, not even the country's hottest tech companies are immune.<p>Facebook, like just about every other organization, apparently struggles to pare down bloated meetings and ensure that as little time as possible is wasted in …

Time Management

How to Get Your First $1 Million in Sales

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>Tyler Bosmeny is the co-founder and CEO of Clever, which is a fast growing company in the education space. He recently gave a talk at Sam Altman’s How to Start a Startup class at Stanford University describing how startups can get their first $1 million …

35 Priceless Lessons 2015 Taught Me

Robin Sharma shares the 35 lessons that were of the greatest value over 2015.

15 Habits of Mentally Tough People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to be strong, see things through a new …