Mark Conrad

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22 Healthy Foods to Always Have in Your Fridge

time to stock up!<p><i>Forks Over Knives exists to help people live healthier, happier lives by changing the way the world understands nutrition. Launched in 2011 as a feature documentary, the film made the radical but science-backed case that modern diseases can be prevented, controlled, or reversed</i> …

The Best Strategy for Developing Leaders Is No Strategy

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is your leadership development strategy?<p>It’s a question I’ve been asked scores of times. It often happens when someone gets close enough to the places where I’ve been privileged to lead, and they see many high-capacity leaders being …

Leadership

Most people are throwing healthiest part of avocado away

Avocado aficionados wax lyrical about the health benefits of their wonder fruit but a green food blog has suggested they may have been downplaying it.<p>…

​How to develop a leadership culture

Are you fostering an environment that cultivates and empowers leadership from your team or are you stifling it? When we asked CIOs throughout …

Leadership

What Is Generation Z, And What Does It Want?

And you thought you had just figured out millennials. It’s time to start wringing your hands about the new generation that’s about to enter the workforce. What do they even want?<p>Poor Generation Z. The oldest members of this cohort are barely 18 and they’re already getting a bad rap. Media and …

8 Mindsets That Prevent Happiness and Success

Is your mindset actually what has been holding you back from happiness and success? Read this to find out.

5 Key Attributes of a Winning Corporate Culture

Few corporate leaders doubt the benefits of a strong company culture. It can help attract and retain the best staff, motivate employees at all levels …

3 Leadership Lessons To Keep Your Organization From Running Aground

As a leader, one thing you must be vigilant about is keeping an eye out for any process or culture creep which might lead to complacency or a …

Careers

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

7 Crucial Habits Of Successful Entrepreneurs

<b>Time For A Change</b><p>If you’ve been thinking about your financial situation recently and thought things could be a lot better, then they probably could …

Entrepreneurship

No fizzy drinks, no juice: Here's what to drink to be healthy

We all know that fizzy drinks are bad for our health, but the latest research proves just how terrible they are. News that sugary sodas cause 8,000 diabetes cases each year follows a government report last week calling for consumers to minimize their intake of squash and fizzy drinks. Even sugar …

6 Reasons Mindset Is Important to a Leader

Many people believe that long distance relationships are never going to work out. Your family may discourage it, and some of your best friends may …

Relationships

5 Common Business Plan Mistakes That Torpedo Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Writing a business plan is one of the first major steps you’ll take as an entrepreneur. It’s the tangible divide that separates entrepreneurs who just have an interesting idea and entrepreneurs who have a real, promising structure in …

Entrepreneurship

Leadership StylesChoosing the Right Approach for the Situation

From Mahatma Gandhi and Winston Churchill, to Martin Luther King and Steve Jobs, there can be as many ways to lead people as there are …

Leadership

The Genius Way To Cut A Watermelon

We are elbow deep in watermelon season and that means that many of us have had a river of watermelon juice running down our arms at least a few times. It's part of eating the melon, so we accept it. But what if there was another way? A cleaner, more efficient way to slice a watermelon that doesn't …

10 Things Successful Leaders Remember When Things Go Wrong

It doesn't matter how good your leadership, plan, or team is. Sooner or later, you're bound to run into trouble. When it happens, truly successful leaders are ready to bring everything back into line.<p>We tend to think of good leadership in conjunction with smooth sailing. If you're smart and …

Take the Lead: 6 Leadership Styles you should know

It’s not easy being a leader. One has to deal with expectations from the organization, team members and ones own self. A good leader tries maintain a …

Avoid These Three Traps and Become a More Decisive Leader

I recently oversaw a study designed to clarify the relationship between pivotal decisions and leadership. Based on our nationwide survey of 500 …

Why most definitions of leadership are wrong

What makes someone a leader anyway?<p>Such a simple question, and yet it continues to vex some of the best thinkers in business.<p>We've written several books on leadership, and yet it's a rare thing to actually pause to define leadership.<p><i>Let's start with what leadership is not…</i><p><b>Leadership has nothing to</b> …

Charisma

A neuroscience approach to innovative thinking and problem solving

Allocating work time to experiment and cultivating a ‘fail fast’ culture have been hailed by many organisations as ways to foster innovative thinking …

5 Most Common Restaurant Complaints on Social Media

7 Qualities That Distinguish Genuine Leaders From Bossy Poseurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur doesn’t necessarily make you a successful leader. A truly great leader understands the many different factors that come with leading others and strives to help others reach their goals. Leaders are always …

Leadership

The 5 Biggest Mistakes All Leaders Make

Scott Eells—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Tomohiro Ohsumi—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Noah Berger—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Microsoft/Corbis<p>Robert …

7 Things That All The Best Leaders Do

The symptoms of social anxiety can be misinterpreted as introversion but they are very different.<p>Social anxiety is self-induced while introversion is …

4 Easy-to-Implement Actions of Phenomenal Leaders

Here are four ways to instantly improve your leadership style.<p>Developing good leadership qualities can be tricky. In an increasingly diverse workforce, demographics play a larger role than in times past. Globalization ensures that teams and business partners hail from various countries. And of …

Leadership

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …