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Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos Just Dropped the Best Business Advice You'll Read Today

Two innovative thinkers. Two extremely detailed communiqués. Many invaluable lessons.<p>Jeff Bezos. Elon Musk.<p>These two tech visionaries share a lot in common. They're both known as extremely innovative thinkers. They're both trying to change the world, one by altering the way people buy products and …

Jeff Bezos

If You Want to Become a Multi-Millionaire, These Are the Top 3 Things You Must Sacrifice

You don't need to sacrifice everything, but these three actions will accelerate your success.<p>Over the years, I have learned the true meaning of sacrifice in order to achieve unbelievable wins for the growth of my company: You must be willing to be uncomfortable today in order to live a life of …

Self-improvement

Army of therapists to be sent into schools to tackle anxiety epidemic

Children will be offered counselling in the classroom in a bid to tackle a mental health crisis among British youth, under new Government plans. Around 3,000 health professionals will be trained to counsel anxious pupils, in a bid to tackle soaring levels of mental distress and self-harm, with …

9 Signs You Are Genuinely Confident, Without Seeming Cocky at All

The best confidence is quiet confidence. Here's how to know if you have real confidence -- and if not, how you can develop it.<p>Like most people's, my confidence level ebbs and flows. I'm what I call situationally confident. Depending on the setting, sometimes I'm extremely assured. Other times I'm …

personaldevelopment

For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

"Why didn't she text me back yet? She doesn't like me anymore!"<p>"There's no way I'm trying out for the team. I suck at basketball"<p>"It's not fair that I have a curfew!"<p>Sound familiar? Parents of tweens and teens often shrug off such anxious and gloomy thinking as normal irritability and moodiness — …

Self-help

The Secrets to Reaching Your Goals Are Persistence, Confidence and a Belief in Yourself

Israeli artist Sivan Sternbach shares her story of persistence, rejection and an unshakeable belief in herself.<p>5 min read<p>What’s the secrets to success? Persistence, confidence and a belief in yourself. At least that’s what entrepreneur and artist Sivan Sternbach says. And here is Sternbach's proof: …

Motivation

You Need an Afternoon Routine

People are always telling you how to maximize your mornings, but your morning routine—whatever it may be—is <i>fine</i>. What you really need is an afternoon …

Productivity

The 6-Step Guide to Creating 'Passive Income' for Yourself

Some assembly required.<p>Entrepreneurship is sexy and exciting. But like a brochure for a timeshare, it leaves out a few key details.<p>Six years ago I dove headfirst in to my own business working on viral marketing campaigns for large brands. I was a creative. My goal was to eventually make Super Bowl …

Marketing

5 Brain Training Techniques to Cultivate Your Creative Genius

Brain science reveals creativity is just as much a skill you can develop as it is a gift to be thankful for.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The ingenious inventor, the savvy entrepreneur, the innovative scientist, the imaginative writer… No matter what our …

Creativity

Being Different Is the New Normal: Why 'Disruption' Is Here to Stay.

Remember what Netflix did to Blockbuster? Don't let that happen to you.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>E-commerce sales grew 15.6 percent in 2016 and now accounts for 11.7 percent of all retail sales, according to recent reports. Amazon alone accounts for 43 …

Innovation

7 Secrets That Will Make You Build Good Habits

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I just wanted to let you know my first book is now a Wall Street Journal bestseller! To check it out,</b> …

Remote Controls

The Science of Pep Talks

Alexei Vella<p>Erica Galos Alioto stands in front of 650 sales reps in the New York office of Yelp, the online review company, wearing a pair of shiny gold pants that she calls her lucky LDOM pants. LDOM is Yelp’s acronym for “last day of the month,” and for Alioto, senior vice president for local …

Leadership

How to Have Difficult Conversations When You Don’t Like Conflict

Avoiding or delaying a difficult conversation can hurt your relationships and create other negative outcomes. It may not feel natural at first, especially if you dread discord, but you can learn to dive into these tough talks by reframing your thoughts.<p><b>Begin from a place of curiosity and respect,</b> …

Self-help

When is stress good for you?

The subtle flows and toxic hits of stress get under the skin, making and breaking the body and brain over a lifetime<i>By Bruce McEwen</i>Read at Aeon

Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone

Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression.<p>What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you? Sure, you need new contacts to see you as interesting, competent, professional, and potentially …

Emotional Intelligence

Meal Prep: Here Lies The Secret To Eating Healthy All Week Long

You want these recipes.<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good balance of nutrition and</i> …

How To Build Self Confidence And Prepare Yourself For Success In Life

Do you act in a way that’s governed by other people’s opinions?<p>Do you continually stay in your comfort zone for fear of failure?<p>Do you fear making …

Why Smart People Don't Multitask

Multitasking is really tempting. It's also really bad for you.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may have heard that multitasking is bad for you, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Every time you multitask you …

Time Management

Indonesia Has So Many Islands You Can Now Name One After Yourself

What do you get for the person who has everything? How about the namesake of a Southeast Asian island? The Indonesian government took a tally of …

3 Reasons to Forget the 80/20 Rule and Focus on the 4 Percent

Are you following 80/20 rule to improve your productivity? Read this post to know more about an even more productive method to skyrocket your income.

How to Feel Better About Not Being as Good as You “Should” Be

Here’s the bitter truth: we will never be as good as we think we should be.None of us will.There will inevitably be times when we slip up and fail to …

How mindfulness makes your brain happy

Everybody is talking about mindfulness, but nobody seems to be able to explain clearly what the heck it really is. Ask people and you'll hear, "Umm, …

9 Life-Changing Habits That Will Make You a Better Person

Life is truly a gift, but even when you know this deep down, sometimes it can really get the better of you. Just when you think you’ve got it all …

Happiness

Which Disney Princess Was The Best, EVER?

When it comes to Disney princesses, everyone has a favorite.<p>Maybe you love anyone who can manage to have perfect hair underwater — so Ariel will …

Walt Disney Company

Twitch is taking auditions for an internet-wide talent show

Twitch may have started as a broadcasting service laser-focused on beaming your gaming exploits out to the world, but it certainly isn't staying that way. Now, the Creative banner has been expanded to include comedy, music, theater, voice acting and illusions magic tricks.<p>"One of the things we …

4 Proven Ways to Increase Your Motivation to Exercise

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …