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10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

Motivation

3 habits you must ditch in order to succeed

Your success or failure to create and scale a business will come down to the kind of habits you incorporate into your daily life.<p>Follow the habits of highly successful entrepreneurs, and there's a good chance you will become one too. Strong personal habits that might positively impact a business …

Die Hard

25 Dumb Mistakes That Very Smart Bosses Make | Inc.com

As a leadership coach and business consultant, I spend a lot of time thinking about people's mistakes. And over the years I've learned that even the smartest people have errors in judgment, blind spots, and habits that get them into trouble.<p>Here are some of the dumbest mistakes that the smartest …

Leadership

Crucial Lessons From My Time In A Monastery

<i>By Gigi Falk, Duke student</i><p>I have focused my meditation in these past days on the art of breathing, as I use my breath to draw every corner of my wandering, sleepy, or agitated mind back into my current moment of existence. By continuously drawing my attention to nothing but the rising and falling …

Breaking Bad: 7 Ways To Beat Your Bad Habits

Everything we do in life is driven by our habits. They determine our successes and our failures. They embody who we truly are.<p>While much has been …

10 Daily Habits That Blast Belly Fat

“The Big Apple” is a nickname for New York City, but it might as well refer to the entire country. Because Americans, research suggests, are getting …

19 Small Things That Will Make You Wildly Successful | Inc.com

I have had the privilege of working with top leaders in all kinds of businesses. And I have found a definite pattern: their success is primarily the result of small actions repeated over and over.<p>Here are 19 small things that you can do to keep your priorities in line and success within your</b> …

Self-improvement

10 Habits To Adopt Now To Be Better At Your Job In 2016

If you want to be better at your job next year, consider changing your habits.<p>So much of being successful at your job has little to do with the actual work you do. A lot of success comes from how you approach your workday: Are you optimistic? Curious? Productive? Did you get enough sleep?<p>As we head …

7 Ways to Be a Better Leader in 2016

The end of the year is here. It's time to focus on 2016.<p>Saying you want to be a better leader doesn't do much to propel your business forward without a strategy in place. If you're not sure where to start, you're not alone. In a survey by Deloitte, top executives in the U.S. are confident in their …

Are You a Manager or a Leader? Here's How to Tell the Difference.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Within any organization, systems and structure is required to ensure that all the trains run on time. Having an applied universal system in which all members can follow and abide by is a great way to uphold standards, increase …

General Stanley McChrystal: We should all lead like gardeners

<i>In 2003, as head of the Joint Special Operations Task Force in charge of incapacitating Al-Qaeda in Iraq, General Stanley McChrystal faced a</i> …

This Is the Top Predictor of Success in Life

Increase self control to increase success<p>Self control predicts success even better than IQ.<p>From Charles Duhigg’s excellent book The Power of Habit: …

7 Ted Talks Every Leader Should Watch

Looking for a crash course in leadership? These brilliant presentations can help.<p>When I started my first company at the age of 25, I did not consider myself a leader. I was just a guy who needed to serve my clients. But soon I was hiring people and had to figure out how to be a good boss and …

The 10 (and a Half) Commandments of Leadership | Inc.com

If you want to achieve your true potential and become the leader you are meant to be, you must start by being aware of who you are.<p>If you can become the leader you ought to be on the inside, you will be able to become the leader you want to be on the outside.<p>Here are some directions to help you, …

Leadership

5 ways real-time will kill data quality

Your business is happening in real time. Your data needs to follow suit. You need to access information while it matters, if you want to gain …

A New Model

<b>Often, organizations decide to not let Portfolio Management</b> gatekeepers prioritize/authorize all recommendations that come out of governance-led …

Why people with agreeable personalities are less likely to become top managers

Yet recent data from Truity Psychometrics suggests there's another important factor that helps determine your leadership potential: your personality.<p>According to Truity's findings, "Thinkers," or those who are more analytic and logical, tend to manage bigger teams than "Feelers," or those are more …

Are Your Systems Ready For The Big Data Explosion? 3 Key Database Strategy Tips

As the amount of data collected by enterprises continues to grow at a rate of 40 percent to 60 percent per year, IT teams face challenges managing the vast amounts of information under their watch.<p>To keep up with an exploding volume, velocity and variety of data, enterprises are turning to NoSQL …

Databases

The Story of How Ron Paulk Discovered He Had Inadvertently Created a Product Design Hit

As industrial designers, a lot of us dream of having product design hits, where we design something so popular that those royalty checks start piling …

Need Funding For Big Data? Don't Ask For Technology. Seriously.

Let’s say you’re the vice president of IT for a large utility and you’ve finally found precious time on the executive committee’s meeting agenda to make your big funding pitch. “We need to collect sensor data from our smart grid infrastructure and it’s going to cost several million dollars to get …

Big Data

13 Practical Leadership Tips from 10 Years of Managing People

In this post, I’ll share 13 actionable leadership tips to help you motivate, connect with, and inspire your team.<p><b>“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” – John F. Kennedy</b><p><b>Compassion first</b><p>A high performer, who typically delivers excellent work, misses a deadline. It’s completely …

Choose Your Own Adventure

The Battle For Your Smartphone Calendar -- And Why Narrow AI Will Win

A confluence of trends — the explosion of smartphones (forecast by eMarketer to be in the hands of 1 out of 4 on the planet by 2017), a flurry of successful fundraising by startups, vastly improved algorithms, plus the rising expectation by real people that technology can and should ‘automate’ the …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Hold Your Team Accountable--Without Being a Jerk | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on Women2.com.</i><p>As you start to grow your company and bring on new people, one of the hardest aspects is learning how to hold people accountable. It's one thing if your team is always productive, efficient and delivering as promised. If that's the case, congratulations, …

Team Building

How to Cut Curves in Wood

Expert tips for marking, cutting and fine-tuning curves<p>Draw the sides and ends of the trammel. Trace around the base plate and drill holes for the …

8 Easy Steps to Becoming a Data Scientist

OK, the steps are not that easy. They are all doable, and most of the steps are free or very low-cost. They will just take some time.<p>Thanks to the …

What Makes Leaders Innovative? New Study Identifies The 10 Keys

“All the money in the world, all the research and development resources in the world aren’t really worth a hoot, without innovative leadership. Money does not follow ideas; it follows leaders,” said Forbes Contributor Henry Doss in his recent post about innovation. Many organizations would like to …