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6 Powerful Productivity Apps for Your 2017 Projects

There are many things you can do to become more productive. You can take advice from others, read material on the subject, or look for tools that can …

Project Management

7 Benefits Of Having A Career Mentor, Even If You Love Your Job

Whether you have a job you love or don't love, there's plenty of reasons to get a mentor. Even though you may think you do not need one, at some …

11 Smart Personal Finance Blogs You Should Read This Year | Inc.com

Even though I'm a financial planner, I still pay close attention to the financial advice and opinions of the smartest money experts all over the web. Why? Because no matter how money-savvy you are, there's always something more you can learn.<p>If you're looking for a way to become financially …

Personal Finance

The Results of Google's Team-Effectiveness Research Will Make You Rethink How You Build Teams | Inc.com

It's no surprise that Google, now part of Alphabet, loves data, and the company's execs frequently share the revelations they find, such as their insights on mobile web use. But some of us would be surprised to discover that this unicorn company often turns its eye inward, analyzing information …

The Workplace

4 Timeless Investment Principles From The Motley Fool Investment Guide

The Motley Fool Investment Guide is a great place to begin your investing journey. Here are four of the classic tenets highlighted in the book.<p>For …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Just Gave the Best Leadership Advice in 7 Words | Inc.com

Well, I have to admit one thing today:<p>I underestimated what Satya Nadella could do for Microsoft.<p>When he first became Microsoft's CEO, the tech giant was in a mess.<p>Not only was it losing to its biggest competitors, there was a lot of infighting.<p>But Nadella turned things around.<p>Under his leadership, …

Leadership

This Email From Elon Musk to Tesla Employees Describes What Great Communication Looks Like | Inc.com

Throughout the years, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has demonstrated the art of masterful communication.<p>The following is a perfect example: It's a copy of a previously unpublished email Musk sent to Tesla employees a few years ago. Sent with the subject line "Communication Within Tesla," it …

Tesla

This Man Lost Over 140 Pounds After Cutting Out These Foods From His Diet | Men’s Health

Delaney, a 32-year-old computer engineer from Atlanta, Georgia, was always a bigger teen. He spent his high school and college years working at Chick-fil-A, where he regularly ate a fried chicken sandwich with a soda and fries five to six days a week. After work, he’d usually make a stop at Taco …

Google is sharing its management tools with the world

Speaking at his alma mater in January, Sundar Pichai, Google’s low-profile CEO, revealed his key to effective management: “Let others succeed.”<p>Enacting Pichai’s advice is easier said than done. But Google is sharing some tools that might help. Its Re:Work blog is offering a series of instructive …

Goal Setting

After years of struggling to build wealth, I realized the key to having more money was just a new way of approaching it

<b>• This plan leaves only a little disposable income, requiring a reconfiguring of other expenditures.</b><p><b>• But, over time it helps pay down debt — and since savings are prioritized, increased retirement and college funds.</b><p>When my husband and I first started building a life together in our 20s, we treated …

Personal Finance

Your Résumé is Probably Embarrassing You. Here's What to Fix Right Now. | Inc.com

Over the course of my 30+ years in entrepreneurship I've looked at a lot of résumés. And though the trends for layout, buzzwords, and length have changed, one thing has stayed the same: most of them are a chore to read.<p>I can't tell you how many times I've received a "resume.doc" file from someone …

Employment

Your Future Self Will Thank You For Starting To Do This For Only 10 Minutes Every Day

“How’s your day?” People ask us about our day all the time. Sometimes, you brushed it off because you know these are just small talks. Often, you had …

Productivity

How Smart People Work Less and Get More Done

How you work is far more important than how much you work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people have an uncanny ability to get things done. They keep their nights and weekends sacred and still get more done than people who work 10 or 20 hours more per week than …

Time Management

Want to Stop Procrastinating? Try the 10-Minute Rule | Inc.com

"I know what I need to do. I just can't make myself do it." That's a statement I've heard more times than I could count in my therapy office.<p>Procrastination is a bad mental habit and that can get worse over time. But the 10-minute rule can help you develop the self-discipline you need to tackle …

Procrastination

Your Office is Influencing How Your Much Your Team Trusts You | Inc.com

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

5 smart brain hacks to help you feel — and project — more positivity at work

Do you really love your job? Are you truly engaged in your work? If you are able to answer “yes” to both questions, you’re in the minority. Less than …

Happiness

6 Amazing Tips on Turning Real Estate Into a Real Fortune

Finding success in real estate requires more than simply buying low and selling high.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it’s the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These …

Real Estate

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, 8th July 2017

There have been some really amazing deals in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week so it is time for our weekly roundup of the most popular …

Project Management

What Posting More Than 300 Articles in a Year Taught Me About Freelance Writing

Making yourself valuable begins with making yourself available.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My freelance writing journey started about six years ago in my penultimate year as a law student -- and after failing at so many other business attempts. I always said I would …

Freelancing

8 morning rituals that are hard to adopt but will pay off forever

The early birds will inherit the earth.<p>At least that's what a 2009 University of Leipzig study found. The researchers concluded that "morning people were more proactive than evening types."<p>But being an effective early riser isn't just about waking up before everyone else. It's about putting …

Time Management

The Skill That Grew My Company 600%

This column is by serial entrepreneur & startup strategist MitchellThe post The Skill That Grew My Company 600% appeared first on iamwire.

Startups (India)

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>Understand that life is the ultimate video game: It keeps leveling up, and you have to level up with it.<br>• Do …

New Jersey

Valero Energy: 10 Minutes Is All You Need To Analyze A Stock's Financials

It only takes 10 minutes to analyze a dividend stock’s financials if you know exactly what to look for.<p>Using my stock rating system can help speed up …

Investing

​I Planked One Minute Every Hour at Work for Two Weeks

You get surprisingly noticeable results from less than 10 minutes of planking a day<p>I recently started my first-ever desk job, working 9-5 primarily seated and staring at a computer screen, for this very magazine. Don't get me wrong; the work itself is a dream job. But before this, I was a full-time …

Time I

​You'll Get Third-Degree Gains From This Triceps Workout | Men’s Health

The final set of max reps close-grip pushups may bring you to muscular failure and have your arms feeling like jello, but Speer says that's just fine as it will encourage muscular hypertrophy (fancy word for growth).<p><b>Directions:</b> Perform the exercises below in the order listed. Do 45 seconds of work …

Want to Escape Meeting Hell? Three rules for Shorter, Better, Higher-impact Meetings | Inc.com

Whether we're coming together at work or at home, or on behalf of boards, non-profits or clubs, we can all relate to the drudgery of meeting overload. Oftentimes it's less the meeting that's the problem than the sheer number of times we find ourselves in a rambling, inefficient assembly of …

Time Management

Tesla tempts owners to upgrade at the end of their leases with Ludicrous, Self-driving, and dual motor

Three years into its in-house lease program, Tesla has now thousands of owners coming off of their Model S leases every quarter. The company is trying to take advantage of those opportunity to offer upgrades to its loyal customer base and replenish its pre-owned fleet in the process.<p>They started …

Tesla

What To Do With an Inherited IRA or 401(k)

What To Do With an Inherited IRA or 401(k)<p>Options for Dealing with a Retirement Account Inheritance<p>Updated March 19, 2018<p>So you have inherited an IRA …

Retirement

Compare Your Wealth to the Average American Net Worth

What Is the Average American Net Worth?<p>Updated March 24, 2018<p>The average American net worth is $68,828. The data is from 2011. That’s because the …

Demographics

Are You Making These Mistakes in Your 401k Plan?

401(k) Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making<p>Avoid Making Big Mistakes in Your Retirement Savings Plan<p>Updated July 14, 2017<p>Saving for retirement is …

Retirement