Jennine Morel

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My Company Grew 800 Percent in a Year After I Made This Mindset Shift Grow

The surprising thing about being grateful for what you have is how much more you end up getting.<p>7 min read<p>When it comes to rapid growth, there are lots of strategies you can implement. But what if I told you that the strategy responsible for growing my business 800 percent in the last year was …

The peak-end rule: Why you make terrible life choices

It’s New Year’s Eve. There I am on the dance floor – it’s teeming with people and there’s hardly space to breathe. Loud thumping music pierces my …

Psychology

11 Ways To Stop Negative Thought Patterns And Move Forward

Negative thinking is the easiest way to slow down your business and personal goals. But how do you get rid of negative thoughts? There are a number of ways to do it, and the one you choose is likely a personal decision.<p>We asked members of the Forbes Coaches Council for advice on how to banish …

Self-help

10 Things Successful People Never Say

Cast out self-destructive thoughts before they prevent you from tasting true success.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you want to be successful? Perhaps you’re inspired by the self-made entrepreneur touting her Rolex collection. Or perhaps someone’s exotic …

New galactic map shows the positions and brightness of 1.7 billion stars

Get all the details on the Milky Way’s celestial objects<p>This morning, the European Space Agency unveiled a new, highly detailed sky map of the Milky Way Galaxy that showcases the brightness and positions of nearly 1.7 billion stars. It’s the most comprehensive catalog of stars to date, and it …

The Craziest Plan That Worked: How Richard Rawlings Hustled His Way Into the TV Show 'Fast N' Loud,' Then Used It to Build a Multimillion-Dollar Brand

In the six years since 'Fast N' Loud' first aired, Richard Rawlings has turned Gas Monkey into a multimillion-dollar brand.<p>This story appears in the May 2018 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p><b>Richard Rawlings jangles when he walks.</b><p>The 49-year-old reality TV star and global branding impresario is …

How this 34-year-old dad made $1 million off a simple Fiverr side hustle

A little over five years ago, Joel Young found himself in a situation many American families are facing: He was deeply in debt with an unpredictable …

Entrepreneurship

Meditating every day has done wonders for my anxiety — here's why you should try it

Breathe in, hold it and then breathe out. It's a pattern that has become so ingrained into my routine, I don't even notice it anymore.<p>I've struggled with anxiety for as long as I can remember. It was only once I was diagnosed with a panic disorder during the fall of 2016, however, that I started …

Shikantaza is Understanding Emptiness

What is shikantaza? Suzuki Roshi, the great Zen teacher, says that it is the experience of receiving a "letter from emptiness"The post Shikantaza is …

12 books you should read before starting a business

If you want to start a business, you'll need advice on where to start, what pitfalls to anticipate, and how best to spend your time and money to get your idea off the ground.<p>While you may be tempted to spring for classes, seminars, and training sessions, books are the most accessible and affordable …

10 habits of mentally strong people

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

Self-improvement

Dream Inducing Neoclassical Music Mix for Relaxation and Meditation

Dream Inducing Neoclassical Music Mix for Relaxation and Meditation<br>http://www.mythicalrecords.com/<br>Tracklist:<br>Ryan Teague - Accidia<br>Abandoned Toys - …

Granite Is No Longer the Most Popular Countertop—Here’s What Designers Think

Engineered quartz is the new king of the kitchen.<p>If you’re thinking about renovating your kitchen in 2018, you may want to rethink that marble …

6 Smart Habits That Will Lead to a Fulfilling Life

Whom do you surround yourself with? This may be your first lesson toward a life of success.<p>Do you ever lay in bed at night in a state of insomnia and look back over your choices in life and think, "I wish I did that differently?"<p>Perhaps it's feeling like you should've made that transition into a …

Self-improvement

15 Tips For Sounding Much More Professional At The Office

A little bit of rephrasing goes a long way.<p>"Using positive language in a negative situation can have a big impact on how you're remembered." —yourmate155<p>"It'll make them respect you more." —Inebriatedclusterfuk<p>"The phrase 'I assumed...' has a very negative connotation, and people will view it as …

8 Creative Uses for Caulk You've Never Thought Of

Growing up I lived with two very different kinds of parents. My father was the "right tool for the job" type man and my mother was the kind that …

She Was Told 'No' 100 Times. Now This 30-Year-Old Female Founder Runs a $1 Billion Business.

Melanie Perkins, the co-founder and CEO of popular design platform Canva, and her team are constantly chasing big goals.<p>11 min read<p><i>Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's</i> <i>"20 Questions"</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them</i> …

South-east Asia

5 Ways to Calm Your Mind Without Meditation

“Calm your mind. Life becomes much easier when you keep your mind at peace” — <i>Unknown</i><p>Let me start with a confession.<p>If I’m honest with you, even just …

Meditation

The Breathing Technique a Navy SEAL Uses to Stay Calm and Focused

Breathing is a unique process in the human body. Unlike, for example, digestion, breathing has both an involuntary control mechanism as well as …

How to (Finally) Stop Taking Things So Personally, According to a Psychotherapist

Next time you're feeling hurt or angry, this is what to do.<p>"It's not personal. It's just business." How many times have you heard those words when you were smarting over a job you didn't get or a pitch that got rejected, or a professional setback or slight? And how often have you found them …

Self-help

7 Myths About Meditation Preventing You From Grasping The Amazing Benefits of Mindfulness

If you're focused on the wrong things, you won't get the true benefits.<p>Meditation will soon become common in the workplace.<p>Just like the yoga boom that convinced suburban mothers everywhere that they need expensive yoga pants to stretch, meditation will soon demonstrate its value in the corporate …

Meditation

Stop Blaming School Shootings on Mental Illness, Top Psychologist Warns

American Psychological Association President Jessica Henderson Daniel has a message for those blaming Wednesday’s deadly school shooting in Parkland, …

Mental Health

Amazon Is Huge Because It Started With A Great MVP

The most important lessons entrepreneurs can take from the internet's biggest empire are from when it was a just another startup.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever you talk to someone about launching a business, they have these dreams of starting a …

Lean Startups

The best books for entrepreneurs beginning their journey

Five founders share the tomes that inspired them to business success.<p>Emma Sinclair, co-founder, Enterprise Alumni<p>One of my favourite books is <i>The Man Who Planted Trees</i> by Jean Giono, which recounts the proverb of an old shepherd who spent his life pushing acorns into the soil of the hills that …

Have a Kid Not Going to College? Here's What They Really Need to Get on a Path to Success

A four-year degree is expensive. It's also not necessary, as long as a person makes the right moves.<p>I've got two kids in college. One attends an expensive private university and the other goes to an affordable community college. Since neither knows what he wants to do for a profession, my husband …

College & University

Why Storytelling Is The Key To Success, And How To Tell Your Story

Ora Shtull and I recently interviewed branding pioneer Dr. David Aaker – a true innovator who is like royalty in the field of branding. Here are the highlights from our conversation.<p><b>William Arruda:</b> Tell us a little about your new book, <i>Creating Signature Stories.</i> Why now?<p><b>David Aaker:</b> People are not …

Environmentalism

5 Things This Serial Entrepreneur Does Again and Again That Makes Millions

Jesse Itzler, of Zico coconut water, the Atlanta Hawks, and 100 Mile Man, on what it takes to launch more than one venture, and the success principles he swears by.<p>Jesse Itzler is a man of many hats. He's the co-owner of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, partner in ZICO Coconut Water, founder of Marquis …

Entrepreneurship

How to Raise Your Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

If you want your child to become an entrepreneur one day, here's what science suggests.<p>Nature versus nurture is one of the oldest debates that exists. Are we born talented or do we acquire skill purely through practice? Is entrepreneurship something that we come across in life, or are some people …

Entrepreneurship

So, You're Lost? The Advice You'd Never Expect

Here’s a secret: you <i>will</i> lose your way. We all do. At some point in our lives, we wake up and wonder where we are and, more importantly, why we are …