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6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

<i>This piece originally appeared on</i> <i>Barking Up the Wrong Tree and Motto</i><p>Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re …

Tell Your Startup's Story and Captivate Your Audience. Here's How.

All entrepreneurs have, or should have, an elevator pitch. That pitch is their market hook, their story. What's yours?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When successful brands record their core values, those values transcend the paper they're written on: They …

Entrepreneurship

If You Want To Accelerate Your Personal Growth Easily, List 10 Things Every Day

No doubt you’ve heard that successful people have a tendency to wake up early. However, it’s not the waking up early that makes them successful – …

These 10 Habits Will Change Your Life for the Better

“We have to be very careful in choosing our pursuits, because our habits make us.”<p>In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The Red Shoes</i>, a young girl longs …

Happiness

To Get Paid What You're Worth, Master This 1 Thing

Here's the one thing you can do to always be in demand, and always paid at a premium.<p>Over the years, I've consistently fielded the same question: How do I get paid what I'm worth?<p>It is a good question. It's one we should all ask more often.<p>How do I get paid what I'm worth?<p>It's No Secret: Master One …

Customers

Think You're Too Old to Start a Business? This Is Why You're Wrong

Don't buy into the idea that kids own innovation. Use age to your advantage.<p>Something's been bothering me more and more over the past couple of years. It's the notion that older entrepreneurs don't have the skills and talent to compete with those in their 20s. It's disappointing to me that the …

Social Media

Here's How Amazon's Jeff Bezos Makes Great Decisions, Super Fast

"High velocity, high quality" decisions are possible even at a massive company.<p>Amazon is a remarkable company. It's no surprise that it was built by a remarkable mind.<p>The brilliance, philosophy, and quirks of founder and CEO Jeff Bezos are deeply baked into Amazon, which is what makes his …

Jeff Bezos

10 Weird Ways to Grow Your Business that Only Millionaires Know

These 10 weird tactics can help grow any kind of business.<p>We all aspire to millionaire status but aren't always sure the direction and steps we need to take to get there. That's when we seek out millionaires to uncover their secrets and see if we can emulate them in our own lives. What's surprising …

personaldevelopment

6 Parental Lessons That Helped Bill Gates Become a Billionaire

Bill Gates might be one man, but he had help getting to where he is. Find out the advice he received from his parents that helped him become the world's richest man.<p>One of my 13-year-old son's idols is Bill Gates. The fact that he is the richest man on Earth plays a part in that, but my son deeply …

Bill Gates

Don't Negotiate With Fear

<b>If there’s one thing that’s sure to ruin your whole day, it’s being ambushed by masked gunmen and held for ransom.</b> I’d even be willing to bet that a …

Motivation

How To Build Self Confidence And Prepare Yourself For Success In Life

Do you act in a way that’s governed by other people’s opinions?<p>Do you continually stay in your comfort zone for fear of failure?<p>Do you fear making …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

9 successful businesspeople share priceless entrepreneurial lessons you don't learn in school

Actual in-the-trenches experience does.<p>These nine super successful businesspeople, and members of The Oracles, share the top skills you need to succeed in the world of entrepreneurship that traditional schooling never taught you.

7 Challenges That Will Make You More Successful

It’s truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by the ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many otherwise sensible people …

25 of Richard Branson's Favorite Quotes

From Mother Teresa to Michael Jordan to Disney, check out these quotes that have inspired the Virgin Group founder.<p>4 min read<p>Billionaire entrepreneur and Virgin Group founder seeks creative ways to push others towards success. Through his blog, Branson shares stories and opinions and motivates …

Motivation

5 Daily Habits of the Brightest and Happiest People

It comes down to what you can and cannot control.<p>Every day we are faced with decisions that are out of our control. Next time you miss that important appointment because the Uber driver got lost, or your grumpy boss is throwing a hissy-fit, remember to chalk it up to chance. You're not …

Happiness

9 Things Exceptionally Successful People Never Say

Even though you hear statements like these all the time. (And maybe that's why there aren't more exceptionally successful people.)<p>Success starts with attitude. Success starts with belief.<p>But not <i>these</i> beliefs:<p>1. "Something always comes along to screw things up."<p>Failure is something we accomplish; it …

Self-improvement

A Marine explains the 4 steps to earning people's trust

"Spark: How to Lead Yourself and Others to Greater Success" author and Marine Angie Morgan shares 4 steps for establishing credibility. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>What makes somebody credible is your ability to trust them. And so, through "Spark" we written about four keys to</i> …

7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

Your success as an entrepreneur is determined in large partThe post 7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master appeared first on iamwire.

10 Strategies Resilient People Use To Bounce Back When Life Knocks Them Down

<i>“People who soar are those who refuse to sit back, sigh and wish things would change. They neither complain of their lot nor passively dream of some</i> …

The Top 10 Books for Teenage Entrepreneurs

Picks include 'How to Win Friends and Influence People' and 'Power vs. Force,' but what takes the top spot?<p>1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner and avid reader Patrick Bet-David lists the 10 books every entrepreneur …

Entrepreneurship

How to Conquer Anger

I once read that anger is like drinking poison, and hoping that the other person dies.<p>How do we conquer anger? Here are some personal remedies that …

7 Ways to Use Mindfulness to Rewire Your Brain to Be More Positive

It’s easy for us to become self-critical or impatient when we set standards that are unreachable. Perfectionism is a huge reason for …