Jonathan Moreno

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To Reach Your Goal, Make Time For This

It's the tiny adjustments that make the biggest differences.<p>Congrats! You’ve completed The Goal Standard’s second week. This phase, the Honeymoon Stage, was a time of excitement. We showed you real-world strategies to get organized and set priorities to help harness that big energy. It’s a crucial …

A Promise Is A Promise: Don't Bite Off More Than You Can Chew

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>There really is nothing more valuable than your word. Once you've established a good reputation as someone who keeps their word, and as a person who …

5 Ways to Do Less and Get More Done

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This time last year, I took on a new role, as CMO of Desk.com. My friends thought I was crazy. I had two kids under 5 and a third on the way. And for the previous few years, I’d worked 70-plus-hour weeks. There were days back then when I …

What Picasso, King and Einstein Have to Teach Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creativity isn't some esoteric quality that only the Bob Marleys and Salvador Dalís of the world possess -- it's a learnable, trainable skill that can be honed into a process. Once you have the process down, you can use it to solve …

7 Million-Dollar Habits of the Super Successful

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you remember the first time self development became important to you?<p>I do. I was 7 years old and I was in love with basketball. My mother had bought me a book called <i>Rare Air</i>, the autobiography of Michael Jordan.<p>Through this book, …

7 Psychological Equations to Empower Your Business Mind

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You can either be at theeffect (powerless) of your business or act as the cause (in power) of it. Your internal belief system about business is the most important predictor of success or failure. In order to train yourself toward success, …

4 Apps That Help You Relax, Focus and Sweat

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are all about scale and efficiency. Time is money, and money and time are always in short supply when you’re living the lean startup lifestyle.<p>You don’t have the luxury of wasted time, sick days or any other hindrance to …

The 24-Minute Morning Routine That Will Make You an Entrepreneurial Rock Star

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time is one of your most coveted and scarce resources as an entrepreneur, so maximizing pockets of time in your day through a productive routine is crucial.<p>Probably the most important period of your day is when you first wake up. Your …

Skip the Boring Business Plan. Focus on This Strategy Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The concept of starting a business without a plan would send anyone running -- and for good reason. Every great business begins with a plan that outlines measurable goals and the methods for achieving them. Plans, done correctly, can be a …

7 Steps for Establishing the Right Business Model

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most technical entrepreneurs focus hard on building an innovative product, but forget that an elegant solution doesn’t automatically translate into a successful business. Businesses require an equally elegant business model, with the …

Microsoft wants to back Android-forking startup Cyanogen

What does Microsoft see in Android developer Cyanogen? It’s a question raised on Thursday by a new report in the Wall Street Journal that says that …

This Essential Leadership Trait Can Push Employees to Do Their Best

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s a misconception that great leaders are born, or that talented professionals can decide to be leaders and, overnight, step into the role with grace and excellence. Of course, the tenets of great leadership can occasionally be …

7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand."<br>-- <b></b>Robert G. Allen <b></b><p>At …

The 4 Levels of Competence -- With 2 That Entrepreneurs Must Avoid

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Wow. Once again I watched an entrepreneur step off a cliff, straight into the abyss of certain business doom.<p>And the sad part? He didn't even know it.<p>In my role as founder and CEO of Mighty Wise, a company providing resources for …

5 Secrets to Mastering Sales Follow-Up

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Ruthless Management of People & Profits<i>, business coach and consultant Dan S. Kennedy presents a straightforward assessment of the real relationship between employers and their employees, and dares you to take action.</i> …

Expert Advice: 10 Tips to Craft a Strong Business Plan

A business plan writing expert weighs in what to include and what not to include to create a winning business plan.<p><i>In their book</i> Write Your Business Plan<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. offer an in-depth understanding of what’s essential to any business plan, what’s appropriate for your</i> …

How the Next Five Years Will Revolutionize Business

This story appears in the January 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>It’s 2015. The arrival of any new year inevitably provokes discussion on how the next 12 months will unfold, but with the pace of innovation accelerating faster than ever before, progressive entrepreneurs should be looking even …

A 9-Step Framework for Creating a Morning Ritual

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Rituals are the secret to productivity and working more effectively. After all there's a certain magic to them.<p>They can put the various minutiae of your life on autopilot, so that you can use your brainpower to focus on what’s important: …

4 Tips for Persuading People by Listening to Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The leader of any business must come to grips with the following reality: You are the product or service you are selling. For entrepreneurs, that means that you are selling all the time, including with “internal” audiences like staff, …

10 Ways to Crush It in 2015

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At the beginning of the every new year and even a little bit before then, everyone has the same theme, or at least they think so. This theme is, “This is going to be my best year yet!” Unfortunately, once the end of the year rolls around …

The Ultimate Guide to Totally Nailing Every One of Your Resolutions

No matter how you feel about resolutions, chances are most of us are looking to kick off 2016 on a good note. To help you get started, we've compiled …

15 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You in the New Year

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The start of the New Year is a good time to reflect on the year past and to make a new start, whether in your career, your relationships or your health. Post these quotes in areas where you can see them as the year starts and keep them in …

Look Up! How to Learn to Be Mentally Present to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Recently, I was walking along a very crowded city street in a large European city. People were walking in both directions with great purpose and direction -- families, business professionals, tourists, and individuals alike. One …

3 Tips for Creative Leaders to Successfully Tackle Daily Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creative leaders, no doubt, lead differently.<p>They’re the change makers, idea champions and people inspirers of the world. But the fact is that they still need to find ways to manage the day-to-day tasks of running a business. This might …

The Most Important Hour of Your Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Greg McKeown, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>An executive called me up a few months ago in existential pain. He had spent the last several years pursuing a career path he now admitted was not right for …

The 3 Secrets to Building Successful Third-Party Partnerships

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Partnerships can be very useful to a startup. With the right company, you can expand your sales pipeline, gain access to otherwise cost-prohibitive infrastructure and generally minimize your risk in pursuing growth. However, the reality …

How to Prioritize When Everything Is a Priority

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Greg McKeown, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>I recently was the keynote speaker at an event where the CEO had recently announced he had 107 goals or priorities for the year! I was not surprised to learn …

Colombia Is One Of Latin America’s Most Promising New Tech Hubs

Ten years ago, the idea that Colombia would become a burgeoning hub for any dynamic industry beyond its notorious drug trade would have struck most observers as far-fetched.<p>As recently as the turn of the century, conventional wisdom had it that the tropical, Andean nation was on the verge of …

6 Secrets to Being More Productive Each Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you own or run a business, it’s crucial you maximize every second of every day. Unfortunately, most owners and CEOs already work non-stop, so adding time isn’t an option. Instead, leaders have to learn how to make better use of their …

What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Flashback to 1992, I was in graduate school and on Saturday nights my friends and I would go out to our favorite local watering hole to blow off steam. One Saturday, my four friends ditched me to go dance with four girls from our …

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