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52 Easy Yet Highly Effective Ways to Motivate Yourself

If you can't seem to find yourself motivated because of several reasons, take a deep breath and try to motivate yourself with these simple yet …

16 simple social skills that will make you more likable

All it takes is the ability to pick up a few key social skills that build emotional intelligence.<p>To help you out, we sifted through the Quora thread "What are useful social skills that can be picked up quickly?," talked to an etiquette expert, and looked to some social psychology research.<p>Here are …

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3 Simple Ways to Stay Motivated All Day Long

Learn how to create an environment that cultivates success.<p>Motivation is important. <b></b>Most successful people have the drive necessary to continue their journey of self-growth. However, even the most achievement-oriented people come to a point when their motivation levels are depleted.<p>In order to …

How Amazon's Jeff Bezos Made One of the Toughest Decisions of His Career

His way of approaching this truly tough call can help anyone make life-altering decisions.<p>Unsurprisingly given his many later accomplishments, Jeff Bezos was a pretty successful guy even before he founded Amazon. As a Princeton-educated computer scientist, Bezos spent the early part of his career …

10 Things to Remember When You’ve Lost Your Motivation

<i>The biggest and most complex obstacle you’ll ever have to overcome is your mind. If you can overcome that, you can overcome anything.</i>Have you ever …

8 Tips To Help You Boost Your Self-Confidence And Achieve Greater Success

Credit<p>Being self-confident can lead to greater success and happiness in life while having low self-confidence can have a damaging effect on your mental health, relationships, and career. A lack of obvious success in your career for instance can affect your self-confidence negatively and low …

Self-confidence

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The 5 People You Need in Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Early in my career as an employer, I found myself on a Nietzschean quest for the “super employee” -- the perfect person who could do a lot of things well and very little wrong. It didn’t occur to me at the time that it’s not realistic to …

Entrepreneurship

You Don't Have a Procrastination Problem, You Have an Impulsivity Problem

Procrastination is like bad signal or crappy Wi-Fi. Everyone deals with it, but most of us don’t understand how it works. Here’s the key: It’s not …

A Harvard psychologist reveals the quickest way to boost confidence when you're nervous

Her theory: Stand like Wonder Woman for two minutes before a big meeting or event, and your confidence will spike — as if by magic.<p>Four years later, the Harvard psychologist has released a book on the virtues of changing your posture to change your attitude.<p>It's called "Presence: Bringing Your …

Self-help

100 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

<b>Exclusive Bonus:</b> to easily refer to in all stages of your startup.<p>I’ve always hated reading books. In fact, I felt so strongly that I could learn …

Entrepreneurship

11 Ways Successful People Stay Happy

You should never sacrifice happiness in order to be successful.<p>The book <i>If I Knew Then</i>offers advice on careers, finances, and life from the Harvard Business School's Class of 1963. It's interesting to note that no one says having a ridiculous amount of business success and money is the key to …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don’t Follow Through on What We Set Out to Do and What to Do About It

By the summer of 1830, Victor Hugo was facing an impossible deadline. Twelve months earlier, the famous French author had made an agreement with his …

Procrastination

17 Body Language Tricks You Need To Try

As Ursula once so wisely said, "Don't underestimate the importance of bod-ay language."

19 Simple Daily Habits for a Happier Life

<b>“Hug harder. Laugh louder. Smile bigger. Love longer.” ~Unknown</b><p>Did you ever have it all mixed up?<p>Happiness, I mean. I once thought that a university …

Why Your Morning Routine Isn't Working, and How to Fix it

The idea of waking up early, sitting down to breakfast, and writing a few pages in a journal sounds great. But in practice, it rarely works out so …

10 Ways to Become a More Confident Person (Infographic)

Confidence. You’re not born with it. Well, probably not. Like muscle mass, you build it up over time. Many of us don’t, though. We sheepishly slog through life at half-strength, not even close to living up to our full potential, at work, in love, you name it. How sad is that?<p>Truth is, we don’t have …

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This simple trick can help you boost sales, lose weight, and improve just about anything in your life

But we're not naturally built to be successful without guidance.<p>Sometimes, it's also hard to get motivated. So how do we overcome this? That's where ACRIP comes in …<p>ACRIP is when the Awareness and Comparing of Results Improves Performance.<p>We discovered this concept while working with business …

25 Simple Things to Give Up If You Want to Succeed

Everyone is entitled to success; we just have to make room for it. Learn to give up what is keeping you stuck and start moving closer to the things you want out of life.<p>The best way to invite good new things into your life is to make room for them. Just as you declutter your office and home, from …

The Lazy Way to an Awesome Life: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

We all want an awesome life. And very often you know what you need to do to improve it… but you don’t do it.<p>I don’t blame you. Hey, some of that …

Doing these 24 uncomfortable things will pay off forever

Challenge yourself to lead a better life.<p>Making a change for the better isn't always easy, but it's worth the effort all the same.<p>So what tough-but-worthwhile tricks can you start applying to your life today?<p>The posters on this handy Quora thread had some excellent suggestions. Business Insider …

Posters

To Thrive You Need to Wake Up to These 5 Hard Truths

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship isn’t an easy journey, and we’re in uncertain times for sure. With overwhelming complexity, insurmountable change and big competition, it’s became more important than ever to be strategic and intentional.<p>I want to share a …

Self-improvement

10 Business Lessons I Learned at Bars

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Back in college and my early 20s (when I actually had a social life), I tended to go out to parties and bars more often than I thought I “should.” My gut often told me that I should probably be studying, reading, exercising, sleeping, …

John F. Nash

16 Tips for Living a Happy Life Starting Right Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It doesn’t matter your age, how much money you have in your bank account, your marital status or what you do for a living, we all want to be more successful in our lives. Of course, defining success is different for each us, but here are …

Happiness

7 Weird Reasons You Make Really Dumb Decisions

Grand Theft Auto, your Master's degree, and your handsome friends can all mess with your mind<p>Beautiful women compel you to do stupid stuff, like spend absurd amounts of money on tapas, or dance in public. (See exactly How Hot Women Trick You.)<p>You know this. You’ve made peace with this. But did you …

8 Toxic Types of People You Should Keep Out of Your Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Toxic individuals are completely exhausting to be around and they can have a negative impact on your forward momentum. Entrepreneurs need to remain laser focused -- the distractions and stress that toxic people bring into your life act as …

Self-help

How To Connect With Anyone: The Ultimate Guide

Last week, we talked in-depth about how important it is to become friends with successful people. And I even told you the extremely detailed, …

10 Standards to Assess Your Fitness Level

Before you stamp yourself "in shape," make sure you can pass these fitness tests<p>We have a lot of time on our hands, so the other day we looked up "fit" in the dictionary. We read about fit (as in flipping out) and fit (as in what your hat should do) before finally landing on definition number …