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How to Break Your Procrastination Habit in the Next 21 Days Without Using Willpower

The first step is identifying why you procrastinate in the first place.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you ever procrastinate? Do you sometimes put off doing things you know would improve your life and/or business?<p>When I ask this question in my keynote speeches and …

Procrastination

Hacks For Overthinking Aren't As Complex As You'd Think, So Here's What Experts Suggest

Overthinking is the type of thing you don't realize you're doing until it's already succeeded in making you feel horrible. Whether it's some …

Self-help

3 Presentation Tips From the Guy Who Received the Longest Standing Ovation of Any TED Talk

From Airbnb to SAP, leaders who tell these stories have a competitive advantage.<p>Storytelling is the single best tool we have to transfer our ideas to another person. Stories inform, illuminate, and inspire. Best of all, we know how to do it. Storytelling isn't something we do; storytellers are who …

Public Speaking

Discomfort is the Route to Entrepreneurial Success

So why is Discomfort so essential for entrepreneurial success and how to embrace it?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Entrepreneurship has always been about seeking out the new, in …

Entrepreneurship

The Art of a Personal Website

When I first started studying computer science, I felt as if a personal website was for web developers. That wasn't me, I wasn't about to devote my …

CERN chip enables first 3D color X-ray images of the human body

Medical X-ray scans have long been stuck in the black-and-white, silent-movie era. Sure, the contrast helps doctors spot breaks and fractures in …

This Private Airline Company Sells Cheap First Class Tickets

Have you ever flown first class? You get to the airport early and pray to see your name up on the board, on that list of "next in line for upgrades" …

High-Performing Leaders Never Underestimate the Importance of This, But Average Performers Almost Always Do

Figure you're good enough to wing it? Here's why you might want to reevaluate.<p>Decades of research into the habits of world-class performers across virtually every field reveals one belief they all espouse with borderline fanaticism: the importance of practice.<p>Simply put: High performers practice …

How long would it take to cross the Milky Way at light speed?

The disk of our home galaxy – the Milky Way – is bigger than we previously thought. A new study shows it would take 200,000 years for a spaceship traveling at the speed of light to go across the entire galaxy.<p>Researchers made the find after analyzing the abundances of metals (heavy elements) in …

Universe

Top Social Media Tips For Every Platform Part 1: Facebook, Twitter And Instagram

You may have missed it, but June 30th was Social Media Day, a day set aside to “recognize and celebrate social media’s impact on global communication.” In reality, every day should be social media day for your business, as it provides an essential way to gain leads, attract customers and grow …

Get a business phone number the easy way with the OpenPhone app

If you’ve ever run your own business, or kept a personal line open for business inquiries, you’ll know how tough it can be to switch off from …

8 terrific tips for writing clear, compelling headlines

Every piece of content you write should have a powerful headline.That headline sets the first impression for readers, and ideally it incites people …

How to become a LinkedIn influencer

Here’s where to start if you want to build your following and raise your status on the business social media platform.<p>Jim Keenan says he’s probably on LinkedIn more than he should be—at least a few times a day. But if the measure of where professionals should spend their time is looking at what …

Christmas Eve

Want to Deliver Unforgettable Presentations? Use the 30-Second Rule

The secret to making a great presentation is winning over your audience in the first 30 seconds (and keeping their interest through the last 30 seconds).<p>No matter who's in your audience, or where and when you deliver it, the secret to making a great presentation is capturing your audience's …

Inversion: The billionaire thinking skill you were never taught in school

“All I want to know is where I’m going to die, so I’ll never go there.”<p>These are the famous words of Charlie Munger, the business partner of Warren …

Self-improvement

An Intense Animation That Imagines What Might Have Happened During the Last 48 Hours of Pompeii

In 2009, the Australian digital animation studio Zero One created “A Day in Pompeii“, an incredibly intense visualization that recreated what may …

45 Home Tech Add-Ons That Will Change Your Life

Upgrade your home tech with one of these awesome products<p>Stop worrying about a cup of coffee getting cold by the time you sit down with Ember’s smart …

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear. Most of us …

Dr. Oz Makes Millions Even Though He's Been Called A 'Charlatan' (And You Should Follow His Lead)

You’re a dedicated professional who has spent years honing your craft. Even now, you take great pains to study all the newest developments in your field and always check your sources to make sure the advice you give is sound. So when a “charlatan” like Dr. Oz continues to rake in the big bucks …

Los Angeles

Ever Wanted to Buy a Custom Suit Online? I Did, and This is What Happened

I'm the poster child for "fashion challenged," which made me the perfect test subject for purchasing a tailor-made suit online... and for talking with the co-founder of Black Lapel,<p>After the release of my new book I've done a lot of speaking events. In most cases I can get away with dressing down, …

How to be happy in today’s crazy world: 3 secrets from research

Sometimes it feels like the world is actively conspiring against your happiness. Now before you start folding your tin foil hat, let me say that you …

Happiness

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Charlie Munger explains his 4 principles

When Danielle Town found herself burnt out and even starting to get sick from her work as a corporate attorney, she knew she didn't want to keep …

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are 3 reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaced it with provides even more valuable insight for entrepreneurs …

Public Speaking

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

The Science Behind Naming a Business

Numerology here can make a big difference, as it has the ability to measure the vibrations of every alphabet that goes into making a name<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Whenever we …

Small Business

Want Your App to Fail? If You Ignore These 3 Keys to Testing, Failure Is a Safe Bet.

When 40 percent of software developers are too hurried to test apps, it's easy to see why so many make bad first impressions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All startup founders know that testing is important -- or do they? An October 2017 TestPlant study reported that …

Apps

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

Ditch Distractions and Get Productive With a Method Called "Deep Work"

I first heard about the idea of "deep work" while listening to a podcast on my way to work. NPR's Shankar Vedantam interviewed Cal Newport, a computer scientist and Georgetown professor, about his research and insights on the subject.<p>Newport shared how he manages to get a seemingly impossible …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …