Karim Vakil

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Stuck? We've Got 50 Secrets Motivated People Use to Get Things Done.

Put yourself in the right frame of mind to achieve your goals.<p>13 min read<p>You have your plan, you know what you want to accomplish, but after awhile, the novelty of your goal can start to wear off, and it becomes more of a struggle to get started every day.<p>We’ve all been there and we want to …

Motivation

Here’s How To Become a Morning Person

You have grand ambitions: to start a business, to write a book. But chances are you work long hours, or household responsibilities consume your days. …

Time Management

The 80% Rule: Cutting Back on Work Makes You Work Better

Okinawans, some of the healthiest people in the world, follow a tradition called <i>hara hachi bu</i>, which means they eat until they're 80% full. Justin …

Networking

9 Rules for Starting Your Own Farm | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Forrest Pritchard, farmer and author of</i> Gaining Ground.<p>You’ve dreamed of becoming a farmer, growing food not …

Don’t Work With Jerks: 5 Lessons I Learned From My Dad

<i>My dad and me practicing our handshake</i><p>In the spirit of Father’s Day, it seemed only fitting that I write a post highlighting some of the terrific …

Parenting

How Failure Made These Entrepreneurs Millions

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When Steve Blank appeared on the cover of <i>Wired</i> magazine 19 years ago, his company then, Rocket Science Games, was expected to revolutionize the videogame industry. At the time, Blank didn't let the skepticism of critics faze him.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

Should I Start My Own Business?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I'm tired of the rat race and have been dreaming about starting my own business for some time. Having never done this before, though, …