Jacob Englert

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­­­­­­­­­­­­12 Things Really Wealthy People Did to Get Ahead

Want to get ahead financially and in your career? Follow in the footsteps of giants.<p>Everyone wants to achieve wealth and financial freedom, but very few actually go on to rack up the seven-figure bank accounts they dream about. In fact, it's commonly suggested that Americans don't identify as poor; …

Self-improvement

These 12 Interviewing Tips Reveal Management Potential | Inc.com

Too many people who get promoted into management come up short. These people are then hired into other companies since they have management experience. As everyone who's ever worked for a bad manager knows, there's big difference between bad and good management experience.<p>Since most of my life has …

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to minimizing risk and maximizing success while living the entrepreneurial dream.<p>A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far …

Entrepreneurship

Study: Meditation Can Help Reduce Self-Critical Behavior

A study finds that lovingkindness meditation, a Buddhist practice, helps weed out negative behavior and ease symptoms of depression.<p>Perfectionism can have its benefits--motivation and setting high standards for your work-life--but it can also have negative side effects, like heightened levels of …

Meditation

You're Never Too Young To Be A Leader

6 Behaviors That Are Limiting Your Success

Success is not limited to the few. It is something that can be obtained by those who put their mind to it, take action, and develop good …

Motivation

The 5 Mental Barriers to Greatness Only You Can Remove

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is nothing more inspiring than witnessing greatness, and watching those who have dedicated their entire life to a craft. Most haven’t thought about greatness, because they don’t think it’s possible.<p>In a time of …

Self-improvement

10 Rituals That Morning People Use To Start Successful Days

Learn how building good habits helps morning people sharpen their mind and strengthen their body for achieving success.

42 Practical Ways To Improve Yourself

Books All Young Entrepreneurs Should Read

Page: 1 2<p>Reading is fundamental, that’s an old-school mantra that applies to existing business owners and those just starting out. Learning about …

The Best Career Advice You’ll Ever Get

Listen up – this is going to be the best career advice you’ll ever get.<p>Are you an expert?<p>If not – You damn well should be.<p>Deep domain expertise is</i> …

Self-improvement

5 Characteristics That Define Successful Entrepreneurs

Successful entrepreneurs are characterized by similar qualities. Here are five that especially define success.<p>When you look at startups that eventually made it big, either by growing into a big corporation or by getting sold for a substantial sum of money, you notice similarities about the …

Entrepreneurship

6 Surprisingly Simple Strategies To Turn Fear Of Failure Into Business Success

Has it ever happened to you?<p>You’re about to do something important, and suddenly you’re struck with this sickening, pounding feeling just above your …

Motivation

15 Small Things Successful People Do Every Day

There are certain people that come to your mind when you think about success. Perhaps they are people like Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, or Larry Page. Yet …

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity

Carl Preston<p>Read full profile<p>What are you willing to do in order to reach success? It is common among people these days to be average and not stand …

6 of the Best-Kept Secrets of Successful Business People

Successful people can manipulate and influence others without their even knowing it.<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people?</i><p><i>Answer by Dan Deceuster, Founder of TallSlim Tees, on Quora</i><p>I won't cover luck, ambition, common sense and all …

Self-improvement

8 Steps to Crushing Ridiculous Goals

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>ridiculous<p><b>adjective</b> <br>1. causing or worthy of ridicule or derision; absurd; preposterous; laughable: “<i>a ridiculous plan.</i>”<p>Think of the most notable entrepreneurs -- the Richard Bransons and the Elon Musks. Do you think there were …

Motivation

7 Logo Design Tips to Create a Killer Brand

<b>Looking to start a business that requires a brand?</b> A lot goes into the endeavor, but one thing is certain: you will want a killer logo. Maybe you’re …