Kunal Mazumdar

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4 Good Reasons to Quit Your Job in 2018

Are you ready to cut the cord?<p>It's said that quitting isn't an option, nor is it a positive trend to embrace. But actually, in some situations, …

How Do You Know Someone Has the Leadership Skills of the Future? Look for These 5 Signs | Inc.com

As you think ahead to improving your leadership skills in 2018 and beyond, the best traits I have found which will profoundly impact individuals and teams may not be futuristic at all. But -- and you can take this to the bank -- these 5 leadership practices will stand the test of time, next year or …

Leadership

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't) | Inc.com

Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless executives and entrepreneurs about the things they're doing every day which help them succeed, and typically they credit …

Success

Instagram Founder Kevin Systrom's 5-Minute Cure for Procrastination | Inc.com

Five minutes doesn't seem like enough time to accomplish anything of real importance. That's why, when we have these little scraps of time to spare, we often just throw them away on social media or cat videos.<p>But according to Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom, five minutes is actually all the time …

Procrastination

7 Must-Do Morning Routine Hacks

Stack the odds in your favor every morning with these tricks.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, there are many great demands on you. The market is always evolving, the competition is always growing, there's price erosion and, of course, you have to keep …

Time Management

Ditch the To-Do List. This is the Only Prioritization System You Need | Inc.com

Prioritization made simple: write a list of all the things you have to do and cross them off as you go. Easy peasy, lemon squeezy, right?<p>Not quite. To-do lists might help you get things done today, but they're also a double-edged sword. Ticking things off looks productive, but it's an illusion: …

Time Management

I Stopped Doing These 3 Things, and Now I Sleep Straight Through the Night

Sleeping through the night was probably the biggest topic of discussion when my kids were babies. But it's not just little ones who need a good night of sleep! What about us grown-ups?<p>After recently having a tough time with waking up a lot and not being able to fall back asleep, here are three …

Sleep

Most People Who Want To Become Successful Don't Practice This 1 Simple Skill (And It's Required In Order To Win) | Inc.com

Becoming a successful writer was all I ever wanted.<p>For years, I kept my writing to myself. I would hide my works-in-progress, I would shy away from letting anyone read what I'd written for the day--and all the while I would hope for "success."<p>Fast-forward tens of millions of views later, and I get …

Self-improvement

This Brilliant Strategy Used by Warren Buffett Will Help You Prioritize Your Time | Inc.com

With more than $70 billion to his name and majority ownership of 70+ companies through his holding company Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett has proved he knows a thing or two about prioritizing important work.<p>But this level of focus doesn't come naturally. For most of us, we fall into choice …

Time Management

7 Ways to Remain Motivated Even if Everything Is Falling Apart Around You | Inc.com

Let's not sugarcoat this. Life can be a royal pain in the ass. One day you're on top of the world and the next you're scrambling to find your next dollar.<p>At some point we all experience this roller coaster ride known as life.<p>I've had a couple setbacks in life. The first was when I suffered an …

Motivation

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Three of the best apps to beat stress

We take a closer look at some of our favourites.<p>At a time when four in five adults own a smartphone and one in four people experience a mental health …

Mental Health

11 things organized and productive people do every day

We often confuse being productive with working as fast as we can, every second of the day. We fear that slowing down to get organized will kill our …

Productivity

90 Percent of Hiring Managers Surveyed Say This Interview Skill Makes Job Candidates Irresistible | Inc.com

Do a Google search on "interviewing skills" and you'll get 526,000 results on anything from dress and hygiene, body language, story-telling, and questions to ask and <i>not</i> ask. For job seekers serious about upping their interview game, you need a clearer target.<p>What do you shoot for to really impress …

Employment

3 Filthy Words Smart and Successful People Never Use | Inc.com

You're in mid-conversation with a work colleague, and out of nowhere (or so you think), that person disengages and loses interest. If you are keenly self-aware, you may even notice subtle body language that informs you something just shifted.<p>But what? Is it something you said? Most likely, yes. …

Success

10 major differences between successful and unsuccessful people

There are a lot of things that set successful people apart from their unsuccessful counterparts. A few of them were highlighted on a postcard Dave …

Self-improvement

How Does Your Morning Routine Compare to Elon Musk's, Sheryl Sandberg's and Warren Buffett's?

These 10 power players have morning rituals that allow them to squeeze the most out of their precious time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>By following an effective morning routine, we can not only prime our days for maximum energy to reach our goals, but we can also …

Time Management

The Emotionally Intelligent Way for Introverts to Meet New People and Make a Great First Impression | Inc.com

I walked into a room filled with strangers and immediately became that guy.<p>Confidence is a funny thing. Stick me on a stage in front of people I don't know and I'm nervous, but only at first. I feel like I belong there (which, if you think about it, is a nice definition of confidence).<p>Stick me in a …

Empathy

3 Simple Steps to Find Success When the Deck Is Stacked Against You | Inc.com

You've noticed lately that you somehow seem to have everything going against you -- in both your personal and professional life. You have disgruntled clients and overdue bills to pay. In the meantime, all your stress is affecting your relationships with other people. It can get overwhelming. I know …

Self-improvement

When Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary was asked how to find time for life and work, he answered: 'Which is easier to replace — your business or your fiancee?'

How do you know you have the wrong partner?<p>In short, it's a man or woman who doesn't support your dreams, and doesn't understand and respect what's truly important to you.<p>As Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary is fond of saying, having the wrong romantic partner can easily be fatal—especially for …

Entrepreneurship

How to Become an Einstein or Da Vinci: 4 Steps to Mastering Your Craft | Inc.com

There's no denying it--watching people do what they're good at is fun. From chess players to basketball players, we not only enjoy seeing others excel, but often we will pay to see them do so up close. The skill! The finesse! The mastery!<p>What we see demonstrated by champions of all industries and …

Self-improvement

10 Ways to Cut Workplace Drama and Make Work Fun Again | Inc.com

Is it just me in my role as business advisor, or is emotional drama in the workplace increasing? Team members seem to be spending more and more time venting to anyone who will listen about the motives and actions of others, and less time introspectively focused on their own productivity and …

Leadership

10 Life-Changing Questions to Ask Yourself Today | Inc.com

Happiness, life satisfaction and the daily habits of the most successful people are topics which researchers love to study. And what they consistently find is that individuals who reach the end of their lives feeling fulfilled, grateful and devoid of regrets do so by being intentional with how they …

Happiness

5 Ways to Become More Attractive to Others

Feeling good about yourself makes you more attractive to others. And as you love yourself, your life becomes less burdensome and relationships become …

Self-help

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition — thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do you get out of the rat race?<p>How do you advance quick …

Motivation

The Importance of Surrounding Yourself With the Right People

It's nearly impossible to rise to your own personal greatness if you aren't surrounding yourself with people who are doing the same.<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>"Surround yourself with those who see the greatness within you, even when you don't see it in yourself." -- Edmund Lee<p>I’ve …

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Tony Robbins starts every morning with an 'adrenal support cocktail,' a 'priming' meditation exercise, and a workout involving a 'torture machine'

Tony Robbins, the world's most famous life and business coach, is 57 years old and busier than ever.<p>He travels the world for about 60 events (which can last an hour or several days) each year, goes on media tours for his latest projects, monitors the 33 companies he's invested in and directly runs …

Exercise

Productivity Apps to Stretch Your Days

We’re the first to test-drive any app that promises to make our to-do lists a little less daunting. On the flip side, the sheer number of options can …

Apps

Why I Can’t Stop Reading Self-Help Books

They offer the tantalizing promise that I could be a better personPhoto: Alan Levine<i>Novel Gazing is Electric Literature’s personal essay series about</i> …

Books

Stop Drinking the Kool-Aid: 4 Habits That Will Actually Make You Successful | Inc.com

<i>By Justin Zastrow, CEO of Smart Armor.</i><p>After reading yet another article on how taking cold showers and working out every morning are the two things that all millionaires have in common, I decided it was time to give you all some real-life, hard-truth explanations on how to become a millionaire.<p>I …

Entrepreneurship