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Do This Ritual At The End Of Each Week To Become More Productive

On the surface it’s about getting your daily work done, but on a deeper level it’s about re-framing who you are really working for.<p>It’s obvious that some employees perform at higher levels than others—but why? David Maxfield, vice president of research for the leadership-training firm VitalSmarts, …

Time Management

Here’s the crucial lesson Steve Jobs taught Apple’s Jony Ive about focus

Jony Ive, the chief design officer at Apple, is the man Apple CEO Steve Jobs once called his “spiritual partner at Apple,” and on Friday, he talked …

Documents vs Files: Make the Most of Two Apps

Benefit from using Documents with the amazing file management experience that Apple has built in Files. Reaping the pros of Files ‘nativeness’ with …

Apps

Exercise Sex Drive | Women's Health

<i>Switch up your squat with these 20 variations that will help you tone your butt:</i><p>The short burst of high-intensity exercise testers endured resulted in an uptick in their sympathetic nervous system activity—your body’s initial fight-or-flight mode—getting the blood flowing to the genital region, and …

What Steve Bannon Wants You to Read

President Trump’s strategic adviser is elevating a once-obscure network of political thinkers.<p>The first weeks of the Trump presidency have brought as much focus on the White House’s chief strategist, Steve Bannon, as on the new president himself. But if Bannon has been the driving force behind the …

Donald Trump

How to stop procrastinating, in 8 steps

If you are a chronic procrastinator, or your work partner is one, there is never enough advance notice to get things done without a crisis.<p>You can't get things done on time unless you get started on time. Otherwise, your business and your career suffers, and you may never even see it …

Procrastination

Seven science-backed tips for forming habits that stick

Banishing bad habits and converting them to good ones is not easy. As Mark Twain once wrote, “Habit is habit, and not to be flung out the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs one step at a time.” But how do we coax the bad habit down the stairs and out the door while encouraging the new one up …

Mark Twain

8 Tips To Jumpstart Your Sales Inspired By Psychology

If you can understand these insights, you'll be able to develop an even more impressive edge in selling.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever wished that you had a crystal ball that told you what your customers were thinking?<p>As salespeople, we can all benefit by …

Selling

Want to Improve Your Life and be a Better Person? Read These Books

<i>“Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled ‘This could change your life.’” –</i><b>Helen Exley</b><p>These are best sellers. You have probably read …

Self-improvement

3 Quick Tips to Beat Procrastination

When Hernán Cortés and 600 men arrived in Mexico in 1519, after a long and treacherous voyage across the Atlantic, he gave a rather interesting order.<p>…

Procrastination

Podcast #257: The Productivity Project | The Art of Manliness

Along with getting into shape, being more productive is a common goal people have. While there are a ton of books and articles out there filled with …

Productivity

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

Fifty percent of this year is gone. Question, have you reached 50 percent or half of your goals?<p>If one of your goals is to be successful in any area …

A practical guide for learning meditation through the art of gaming

Gaming and meditation have more in common than you think. These seemingly unrelated pursuits both offer important self-development lessons that use similar parts of our brains to mold us into better humans.<p>Both also suffer from public perception problems: Gaming is often seen as a potentially …

Meditation

How to read a book a week

In February, I read Belle Beth Cooper’s <i>Fast Company</i> piece “How I became a morning person, read more books, and learned a language in a year,” which listed the four steps to assuming a new hobby: set small goals, focus on one new thing at a time, remove obvious barriers, and build the new routines …

Books
Time Management

31 Incredible Facts Every Video Marketer Should Know

One of the most powerful tools in a marketer's arsenal, video is becoming the #1 way to generate conversions.<p>One of the most powerful tools in a marketer's arsenal, video is becoming the #1 way to generate conversions.<p>Video content marketing is one of the most powerful ways to market your product …

Marketing

The 10 Eternal Laws of Product Pricing

Customers make buying decisions based upon their emotions and how the price is presented.<p>Now that I've blown off steam complaining about the Wells Fargo fraudulent account scandal, let's get back to some basic marketing, shall we? Few elements of marketing are more important than pricing, so that's …

Customers

25 Investments That Will Save You Money In The Long Run

Like retail therapy for your bank account.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Procrastination

Disrupting Meditation: Can An App Really Teach Mindfulness?

I spent a week learning to meditate through tech. I even convinced a Buddhist priest to try a mindfulness app. Here’s what happened.<p>For more than 20 years, I’ve considered learning meditation. Quiet spaces! Clean robes! Shaved heads that require no fancy organic hair products! The life of Buddhist …

Meditation

How To Get Yourself Highly Motivated All the Time By Using This Golden Rule

While we all have goals and aspirations in life, conceiving these is far easier than executing them. In this respect, learning how to motivate …

This 1 Science-Backed Rule Is All You Need to Stay Motivated

The road to success is long. Stick it out with this research-backed trick.<p>In case you haven't heard, there really is no such thing as an overnight success. Breakout hits are almost always followed by years of toil and failure.<p>Angry Birds was Rovio's 52nd attempt. Elon Musk studied battery …

Motivation
Music Production

The next-gen tech magazine

Make your inner child squeal with this robotic racing set...<p>By Jack Parsons in News | |<p>Voice-controlled tech is hot right now, so it’s fitting that …

19 Ways to Hold Yourself Accountable

When you are working "in" your business, it is very difficult to find time to work "on" it, let alone on yourself. However, failing to do so can be the difference between moving a business forward or not. If you ignore your own personal development, you run the risk of someone passing you by. It is …

Productivity
Theology

5 Ways to Learn and Remember Absolutely Anything | Inc.com

<i>What learning strategies do "quick learners" follow? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Alessio Bresciani, strategist with 15 years of experience in digital and mobile, on Quora:</b><p>Your question is a great one. And it forced me to reflect about the things I have …

Learning

50 Free Apps To Make You An Incredibly Productive Person

Communicate with ease, tame your schedule, and get things done with these great tools.<p>You’re running a million miles an hour, trying to hold down a tight schedule full of tight deadlines on a tight ship. From messages to meetings to managing meddlesome minutiae, these 50 apps can help you work …

Apps

5 Tips on How to Meditate for Beginners

Meditation is an energy healing art that has great health benefits, but it is often overlooked by most people. Many people tend to shy away from …

Gung Ho