To-Do Lists Set You Up to Fail. To Get Twice as Much Done, a Productivity-Obsessed CEO Swears by This Technique
Since trying this time-management technique, one CEO says he's gotten twice as much done. We all want to get more done in less time. There are tools galore that are supposed to help us be more productive,
Warren Buffett Says You Should Hire People With These 3 Traits, but Only 1 Will Point to a Truly Successful Employee
Do you ever base your hiring decisions on this? You should. Billionaire Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, still captures the world's attention with his wisdom, even at the youthful
One in 300 million. The odds aren’t great, but your chances of winning the massive Mega Millions lottery are as good as the next person. The current jackpot is estimated to be more than $1.6 billion. is
Reading is a powerful daily habit which can mean the difference between success and mediocrity. It's a discipline which helps winning individuals push harder, farther and faster than the people around
OK, so maybe a $1 million isn't as cool as it used to be. Thanks, inflation, David Fincher's "The Social Network" and Russ Hanneman! Making the two-comma club is still a noble financial goal. And an attainable
Part of the series “Leading Entrepreneurial Success Today” I spent 18 years in corporate life, and experienced some great successes that I’m proud of. But I also faced some dismal failures. The failures
Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she was
People who achieve the most in life are keen on self-improvement, which is why they're also often voracious readers. Here are some excellent titles to check out, recommended by nearly two dozen successful
A father's example and advice can inexorably affect the lives of his children. Here's how more than two dozen successful leaders say their dads affected their trajectories. 1. Surround yourself with great
In the process of writing a manuscript for my first book publication, my literary agent and I are choosing publishers wisely. One promising publisher on my radar screen is Berrett-Koehler Publishers. them?
Want to Attract Bigger Clients? Take a Look at How Luxury Brands Do it How to Use Branding to Target a Niche
Branding is more than just graphic design and brainstorming slogans. It's about telling a unified story across all channels that will resonate with your intended audience. How you brand yourself, then,
Saying Yes to Any of These 8 Questions Reveals You're Way More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Think
There's no shortage of content available on the popular topic of emotional intelligence--it's everywhere, and it's found to be one of the most desired qualities for personal and professional development.
It’s easy to say there are “golden rules” to keep your sex life going strong, but the truth is—it actually is that simple. Who knew? If you keep track of your relationship and make a conscious effort keep
If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes--some because of inexperience, some because we don't yet know what we know, and some, unfortunately, that we repeat again and
If you've been called smart or intelligent your whole life, it may be for any of the reasons listed below. That's according to science, of course. And if the verdict is still out on whether you're truly
According to the Pew Research Center, more than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults have not read even part of a book within the past year. It's a shame considering that researchers have found reading
A quick Google search of the word leadership gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same search
Have you ever imagined yourself becoming a leader? Think about it. You'd be great. But if what's holding you back is not knowing where to start or how to chart your path to leadership, I can help you.
And it normally strikes when business is really good. One of the greatest risks any business faces is complacency. It's such an easy trap to fall into, especially when business is not overly challenging.
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