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A Sign of Great Leadership? It's Not About Correcting Mistakes, It's About This One Trait | Inc.com

Are you known as a <i>fixer</i> at your company? If so, here's a tough lesson to learn. That's only half the battle when it comes to leading others. Fixing problems and addressing your own mistakes puts you in a class of people who are merely responding and adjusting. That makes you a good leader. Great …

Leadership

How to Work with a Manipulative Person

Almost everyone who’s ever gone to work has had to deal with an office manipulator. Unfortunately, most employees hesitate to go public with their concerns. And with good reason: Even if they do, typical corporate responses range from wary or dismissive to actually retaliating against the victim, …

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years | Inc.com

The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on science-backed leadership books that teach us where the future of motivation …

Self-improvement

8 Things The Happiest Couples Do Before Bed

Your bed should be a place for sleeping, sex and conversation -- not for scrolling mindlessly through your Instagram feed.<p>We live in a busy world and between work, kids, bills and other daily stressors, many couples struggle to find time to connect.<p>That’s why it’s so important for couples to make …

Happiness

3 Universally Unattractive Habits, According to Science

The laws of attraction consistently inspire curiosity in men and women alike, especially given our increasingly unique dating landscape. With …

8 Steps to Achieve Your Three Big Goals for 2017

We’re coming to the end of the year, and most would take this time to review and plan their year ahead with new year resolutions.Do you set goals? Do …

Motivation

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10 Things that Highly Successful People Do Every Morning

Make your morning—and the day that follows—rock with these tips for a positive and productive morning routine from highly successful people.<p>If you …

2 Daily Priorities That All Successful Leaders Never Ignore

Great leadership requires stamina, grit, focus, and discipline. Are you doing what you need to be your best?<p>A CEO client is over-extended, has too many priorities to juggle, and is simultaneously hyper-stressed and hyper-exhausted. Actually this describes many of my clients. Does this sound like …

5 Dead Simple Ways to Meet All Your Goals With Great Results

And I truly mean dead simple.<p>A client sent me an email telling me that she wants to make drastic changes next year. She is weary from the inability to follow through on her most audacious goals.<p>She struggles with what many of us do as well. She just can't pull the trigger! The commitment to change …

Career Coach: The best way to multitask is to focus on one priority at a time

You are juggling multiple responsibilities at work, all with rapidly approaching deadlines. Meanwhile, your personal obligations are piling up. You are beginning to feel the pressure of it all. If this sounds the least bit familiar to you, just know that you are not alone. The mantra at many …

Time Management

How to Vet Financial Advisors Using BrokerCheck | Investopedia

Most people research restaurants, movies and hotels, but surprisingly, few research possible investment professionals before handing over their …

Should You Worry About Your Money As Election Day Nears? | Investopedia

“So Greg, how do you think the market will react to the election?”<p>Ah, <i>that</i> question. I’ve been getting that particular question often, from family, …

Investing

Pretend to Be Financially Independent to Stick to Your Money Goals

There’s no greater money goal than financial independence: the freedom to do whatever you want without money stopping you. However, it’s a long, hard …

10 Money Saving Tips That Won't Force You to Give Up Everything You Love

You can still drink wine, but look for the $10 bottles.<p>A lot of personal-finance articles tell you to save money by making obvious sacrifices.<p>Yes, …

A financial planner explains the most important thing to do with your money before getting married

However, it's possible to minimize future financial tension before you walk down the aisle.<p>"<b>Getting your own financial house in order is really important</b>," Sophia Bera, CFP and founder of Gen Y Planning, told Business Insider during a Facebook LIVE. "Taking a look at where your money is going every …

10 Indirect Things We Get Judged On -- How Do You Shape up?

Every day, and in every way, we consciously and unconsciously analyze everything about everyone. This is part of being social; it is part survival; and it is how we size people up to establish some level of predictability about who and how people are. This is a natural and nonstop process we …

This Is How Often Happy Couples Post on Social Media

If Facebook and Instagram are any indication, modern relationships can be summarized in an adage so millennial it may as well be a selfie stick: <i>Pics</i> …

10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People

To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real …

How To Remember Most of What You Read Online

There’s so much information available to us right now that it’s very easy to overlook or simply <b>forget</b> about things that could actually help us get to …

Productivity

71% Of Americans Aren't Saving Enough For Retirement

<b>71% Of Americans Aren’t Saving Enough For Retirement</b><p>It’s not difficult to find a financial expert who can issue dire warnings about the state of …

An Example of an Advisor's Successful Marketing Plan | Investopedia

Many financial advisors are adjusting their marketing strategies to a targeted market that is increasingly online. The days of cold calls, drip …

10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than Running

10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than RunningCANOTTIERI CEREA, TURIN, ITALY - 2015/11/08: The Olympic gold medallist Mahe Drysdale (NZ) in …

Fitness

Here's what Warren Buffett said when Tony Robbins asked him how he got so rich

Billionaire Warren Buffett hasn't always been as incredibly rich as he is today. In fact, 99% of his wealth was earned after his 50th birthday.<p>The investing legend has been slowly building his fortune over the years, and today, the 85-year-old billionaire is one of the richest men in the world, …

9 things to do on Sunday night to set yourself up for a successful week

In fact, a 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that a whopping 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the "Sunday night blues" on a regular basis.<p>Even if you love your job and typically look forward to getting back into the swing of things, "it's easy to feel a bit of trepidation on …

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

25 minute walk could add 7 years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine

10 Deathbed Regrets You Can Avoid by Making Changes Now

<b>“While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.” ~Leonardo Da Vinci</b><p>It’s terrifying, isn’t it?<p>There you are—days, …

Which type of leader are you?

by Stephanie Christopher<p>As chief executive of the world's largest chief executive network, I'm often asked about the best type of leadership style. …

How to Change Your Life: An Epic, 5,000-Word Guide to Getting What You Want

A book's worth of wisdom condensed into a blog post that, when applied, really will change your life.The post How to Change Your Life: An Epic, …