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The best smart home products of 2017

It’s been a banner year for the smart home, with new players and new products flooding the market. It’s never been easier or less expensive to …

GeoOrbital Wheel- Turn Your Bicycle Into An Electric Bike In 60 Seconds

It doesn´t feel like a regular wheel. And it packs a ton of power.<p>Imagine adding an <b>electric wheel</b> to your bicycle and then travel 50 miles on a …

New solar panel integrates battery storage, inverter, and smart software into a single unit

<b>This startup is reinventing the solar panel, and aims to cut the cost of integrating clean power and energy storage to homes by half.</b><p>Home solar has …

Clean Energy

3 Stages Of Successful Change Management

Change is hard. Whether you’re facing a big change like reinventing a business model or something simple like the day paychecks come out, change is difficult. One study found that 70% of change efforts fail. Big or small, change efforts seem to run into the same brick walls over and over again. By …

6 Software Tools for Monitoring Employee Productivity

The attainment of target output in any organization, to a great extent, depends on the consistency of employees' productivity level.<p>In today's competitive business world, every organization is facing new challenges regarding sustained productivity and creating committed workforce.<p>In the ever …

Six Simple Questions Highly Successful Managers Keep Asking

The tragedy of poor management is lost potential and lack of fulfillment. Successful managers create environments where people make a difference for …

The reason so many executives fail at leading teams

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i> …

3 Qualities LinkedIn's CEO Looks for in a Great Leader | Inc.com

Since becoming CEO in 2009, Jeff Weiner has led LinkedIn to become a network of 364 million registered users with offices in 30 countries and a market cap of $26 billion.<p>Weiner's leadership style has earned him the trust of founder and chairman Reid Hoffman, his team, and LinkedIn investors. …

Leadership

Stocks to Watch in Clean Energy

Clean energy sources like wind and solar are a booming business, and these are the companies you need to watch in the industry.<p>Clean energy has …

5 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Think Differently | Inc.com

When it comes to owning a business, there are two types of people: those who make it and those who don't. And to the surprise of many, it's not always the most skilled or talented in an industry who survive, but rather those who know how to play the game. There are many traits that make for strong …

Self-improvement

44 Inspiring John C. Maxwell Quotes for Leadership Success | Inc.com

Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence. No leader can ever achieve anything great or long-lasting all alone. Teamwork goes hand in hand with leadership. Leadership is <i>about</i> …

Motivation

If Anyone Doubts We Are In A Stock Market Bubble, Show Them This

<b>The higher financial markets rise, the harder they fall.</b> By any objective measurement, the stock market is currently well into bubble territory. …

Seven Signs Your Boss Is A Weak Manager

Dear Liz,<p>I’m a big fan of yours and a student of human behavior, like you! I am interested in your opinion on the question ‘What makes a strong leader?’ At my job, I see managers who are very on top of things and have everything under control, and others who seem to be flying by the seat of their …

6 Steps To Analytic Success

What does it take to succeed at analytics? At Deloitte Consulting, we have identified six essential components of an analytics-driven approach that can benefit the entire organization. The steps are not necessarily sequential, but they’re all interrelated and critical to achieving success. Without …

Goodbye Carrot, And Goodbye Stick!

We are coming out of the age of mechanized work. We are evolving past the Industrial Age mindset that people can operate like machines, or that it would even be smart to want people to do that. People have a lot more to offer the world than computational power or the completion of rote tasks. We …

4 Easy Ways to Make Money with Your Social Media Marketing

I’m going to reveal a closely guarded secret that you won’t hear from anyone else . . .<p><b>Too many businesses never see a dime from their social media</b> …

Three Strategies Successful Entrepreneurs Use for Business Success

These days many people from all walks of life are getting interested in leaving their jobs and pursuing their business dreams. If you have the will …

Entrepreneurship

5 Key Characteristics Of The Best Team Players

From a young age, we’re told there’s no ‘I’ in team, and that teamwork is an essential part of success. Part of being on a team requires us to …

How to Become an Inspirational Leader (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To be a good leader, you need to have quick wit. But to be a great leader capable of motivating individuals to work toward a common goal, you need a whole lot more than smarts -- you need <i>emotional</i> intelligence.<p>Great leaders are able to …

Vivint Solar Proves It Belongs In the Big Leagues With SolarCity

Vivint Solar's fourth-quarter numbers show it's no slouch compared to SolarCity.<p><b>SolarCity</b> (NASDAQ:SCTY.DL) is no longer alone in the residential …

Solar Power

Reclaimed Modern / Julian Weber Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Dwell Development LLC, the award- winning design/build firm focused on building modern sustainable …

Why Business That Use 'Big Data' Make More Money (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Big data” is buzzy, and if you drop the phrase at a cocktail party, you will probably earn yourself some serious street cred. And rightfully so. Big data is big news these days, because it has the potential to make a pretty profound …

6 Ways Leaders Step Back but Don't Step Away

<i>Today’s post is by Al Bolea, author of Applied Leadership Development (CLICK HERE to get your copy).</i><p>In our book, <i>Applied Leadership Development: Nine</i> …

5 Steps To Keeping Your Employees–And Yourself–Motivated Daily

Attitudes are contagious. Do you have the kind that will inspire your team to start each day excited to face new challenges head-on?<p>It’s no accident that Steve Jobs is a household name, and it’s not just because he was the head of a widely known company.<p>Jobs was a character with a philosophy: a …

5 Steps to Effectively Leading Your Company

In the last three years, I’ve transitioned from being an auditor at a public accounting firm to a successful franchise owner of a million-dollar business. The company operates seven days a week in New York City. Running a business in the concrete jungle requires learning some fundamental lessons, …

The Strength Of A Leader Comes From The Tree Trunk

Employee engagement research recently surfaced by Answers – a company that empowers consumers, brands and organizations by connecting them with the information they need to make better informed decisions – suggests only 27% of employees are engaged at work, whereas 45% of employees find themselves …

Leadership