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The Best Grilled Ribs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, salt, paprika, garlic powder, dry mustard, and pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Rub ribs with olive oil, …

BBQ

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

5 Sales Tips That Helped Me Close Millions in Revenue | Inc.com

No matter what type of business you're in, sales is the lifeblood of your business. We are constantly selling ourselves, and closing a deal requires a solid understanding of the art of selling.<p>Yet when I think about it, the art of selling is not as sophisticated or complex as we make it seem. In my …

A promotion or fancy title doesn't make you a leader — and you won't become one until you adopt some key habits

Leadership is a behavior, not a position or a title. While some executives exhibit remarkable leadership behaviors, others simply become good managers, never fully realizing their capacity for leadership. The latter will likely have the skill and determination to operate a program and possibly even …

Why Smart Entrepreneurs Don't Ask For Advice, They Ask For This Instead | Inc.com

Business owners are often looking for advice on strategies, tactics, and key decisions. However, while offering straight up advice might seem like an obvious solution, in the big picture, advice-giving is not the best approach.<p>Groups like the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) have discovered the …

Self-improvement

34 Business Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

<i>This article originally ran in Term Sheet, Fortune’s newsletter about deals and dealmakers.</i> <i>Sign up here.</i><p>Alright, here it is: the book list to end all …

The 10 Commandments of Effective Communication | Inc.com

Communication is the lifeblood of every relationship. A lack of healthy communication causes marriages to fail, creates distance between parents and children and can destroy the culture of any organization.<p>Effective communication involves not only hearing what others say, but understanding …

Emotional Intelligence

Fortune 500 CEOs and top execs reveal what to do in your 20s to set yourself up for an awesome career

Current and former Fortune 500 executives, as well as other business leaders, have given some great career advice on Business Insider's podcast, "Success! How I Did It."<p>From Sheryl Sandberg to Steve Ballmer, we pulled the best advice they gave for 20-somethings who have big business ambitions.<p>And …

Small Talk Is an Overrated Way to Build Relationships with Your Employees

The relationships that you form with each of your direct reports are central to your ability to fulfill your three core responsibilities as a manager: Create a culture of feedback, build a cohesive team, and achieve results collaboratively. But these relationships do not follow the rules of other …

5 Habits You Need to Drop to Become a Better Leader | Inc.com

Becoming a better leader happens over time, and takes deliberate practice to improve at. Being, "born with it," will only take you so far. Great leaders are continual learners and practitioners. In fact, top CEOs have reported reading four to five books per month. Learning is synonymous with great …

Leadership

6 Ways Great Bosses Thank Their Employees | Inc.com

Think about a great leader you genuinely respect, and chances are one of the things that boss does particularly well is thank his or her employees. You can too, since recognizing and praising hard work and achievement is one of the easiest -- and most effective -- rewards you can provide.<p>And if …

Employment

A business leader’s guide to agile

Agile promises rapidly evolving software and substantial business benefits, but it requires new habits from everyone: from IT and from business …

10X Your Results, One Tiny Action at a Time (The Power of Incremental Progress)

<b>Peter Drucker</b> once said “People often overestimate what they can accomplish in one year. But they greatly underestimate what they could accomplish in …

Self-improvement

Ten Things Great Leaders Do To Get People On Board With Change

Change isn’t easy. Even change for the better. Great leaders know this and don’t pretend otherwise. Yet they also know that embracing change with the right mindset - one that is open to learning and “unlearning” on-the-go – is paramount to creating an environment where change isn’t just a once in a …

Marriott International

Here's How Amazon's Jeff Bezos Makes Great Decisions, Super Fast | Inc.com

Amazon is a remarkable company. It's no surprise that it was built by a remarkable mind.<p>The brilliance, philosophy, and quirks of founder and CEO Jeff Bezos are deeply baked into Amazon, which is what makes his pronouncements about his approach to business so fascinating. Each utterance offers …

Management

Kite Outlines CAR-T Cancer Drug Marketing Plan (KITE) | Investopedia

After announcing two key partnerships for its drug candidate axicabtagene ciloleucel (KTE-C19) with Japan's Daiichi and with China’s Fosun …

4 Exercise Machines That Help Burn Fat And Build Muscle

If you’re a fan of the exercise machines at your gym, you might put more thought into how to time your visit so there’s actually one free than to …

Exercise

Every Successful Relationship is Successful for the Same Exact Reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of …

Add new exercises to your fitness routine with CultFit Home Workout

With New Year’s Eve a distant memory, your resolutions for 2017 should now be well underway. To help keep up your good work, here’s Week 3 of our CultFit Home Workout. (If you missed it, it’s still not to late to start with Week 1).<p>All you need is your iPhone, plus your Apple Watch if you have one, …

How to Give Your Content Wings: We Analyzed 11,541 Viral Articles from 2016 to Uncover the Secret Formula

I’ve been blogging for more than 10 years. After launching and growing multiple successful blogs, there’s one thing that doesn’t change — the amount …

16 Signs You Married the Right Person | Inc.com

Marriage can be tricky and challenging at times. So it's only natural that when you're in one of those funks, you begin to ask, "Did I marry the right person?"<p>It's the holidays, and naturally emotions will run high and we will all be tested to our breaking points. At least that's how it is with my …

Washington University in St. Louis

10 Habits of extremely successful entrepreneurs that everyone should learn

Share57<p>Tweet<p>Share64<p>+13<p>Shares 124<p>Being an entrepreneur is a lifestyle that requires staying power, because starting a new business is a long-term …

Billion Dollar Startups Stay On Top Of Business: 17 Productivity Tips For 2017

<i>We asked the founders and CEOs of fast-growing companies one question:</i> <i>What’s one life-hack or routine that keeps you productive and/or organized as a startup CEO?</i><p>Losing control of your team, workload — or even your inbox — can make any entrepreneur feel defeated. But sometimes all it takes is a …

Startups

No Weight Workout Program

Whether you're on the road, at home or in a rush, this full body strength training workout can be done anytime, anywhere.<p>You'll work all your muscle …

Workouts

Advanced Weight Training Fitness Workout

Are you ready for an advanced, high-intensity circuit training workout? If you've been working out regularly with weights for six months or more with …

Exercise

25 lessons on leadership your business can’t live without

I’m grateful each and everyday that I’ve been fortunate enough to be in a leadership position without jeopardizing my integrity. But, it hasn’t been …

Leadership

Here's How One Millennial Entrepreneur Turned Failure Into $10 Million | Inc.com

Every entrepreneur has their own story. Some find success rather quickly and without much effort, while others deal with failure. Then, there are people like Sam Ovens who find success early in life but experience their own fair share of troubles along the way.<p>Sam Ovens: Millennial Success …

Entrepreneurship

The "Exact Opposite" of a Palaeo Diet Is Probably Best For Long Life

Back to the drawing board.<p>A low protein, high carbohydrate diet may be the most effective for stimulating a hormone with life-extending and …

10 Plank Variations You Should Try If You're Tired Of The Standard Plank

The moment a plank exercise becomes too easy, it's no longer effective for building abs. Here are 10 awesome plank variations to keep you going!