Mohamed Elhout, PMP

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3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Four Things You Should Do As The New Leader Of A Struggling Team

You’ve just been tapped as the new leader to take over an existing team, company or department that has yet to meet its full potential. It could be struggling from poor leadership, lack of direction, underutilized or missing talent or any combination of the above. If you’re like most strong …

Leadership

10 things I wish someone told me before I started working from home

After I graduated in 2010, I took an entry-level advertising sales assistant job at a well-known print magazine. For the next six years, I spent time …

Time I

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need To Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

Satya Nadella

5 Secrets to Keeping Your 9-5 Job While Growing Your Side Hustle

Keep your steady paycheck, build a little side income and after awhile you're making real money.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many people, settling into a traditional 9-to-5 job means no longer having time to focus on their true passions. For others, …

Small Business

7 Interview Questions That Cut to the Heart and Reveal Someone's True Emotional Intelligence

Thirty percent of HR managers say most employers don't put enough emphasis on emotional intelligence during the hiring process. That's about to change.<p>Organizations looking for an edge in hiring high performers with emotional intelligence should take note of a recent report called "Emotional …

Employment

I want to develop Android Apps - What languages should I learn?

So, you’ve decided you’d like to learn how to develop Android apps? Great! Unfortunately, intentions can only carry you so far. Learning to code can be complicated. Sometimes it’s not even clear where to start. You’ll probably have a slew of questions to answer before you even get started?<p>What …

Android Development

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Why Career Mapping Might Be Your Job Game Changer

Taking the time to actually plan out all the steps of your career probably doesn’t sound particularly enticing. After all, who knows what could …

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're …

Small Business

Want To Make Your Team More Productive? Let Them Gossip More

You never know where it might lead<p>'A while back I was having lunch with a friend who is one of the most dynamic people I've ever met. A successful businesswoman, she regularly commutes between the five countries in which she run operations, while at the same time somehow manages to be a doting …

Kellogg School

The 7 Best Lessons From the 7 Best Business Books of 2017 (So Far)

Self-reflection fuels growth. Unfortunately, not all self-reflection is created equal. Too often, what we call “inventory taking” is little more than …

12 Bizarre Things You Need to Know About China

China now ranks among the top five destinations for tourists in the world. As someone who lives in China, I can confirm this is true. More and more …

China

16 Secrets to Being Exceptionally Likable

Likable people are humble enough to know that they are not better than anyone else but they are wise enough to know they are different from the rest.<p>Contemporary research shows that happy people tend to be are more productive, more creative, more connected and more likable.<p>So who wouldn't want to …

Emotional Intelligence

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

Some of the most important skills in life are not taught in school. Here are 9 you won't want to miss out on.<p>The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Daily Life Habits Of Happy and Successful People

What is success?<p>That small question has led to thousands of books being written, countless conversations and much soul searching. Is it measured by a …

How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start Their Day (Infographic)

From meditation to kite surfing, learn how these successful entrepreneurs jumpstart their mornings.<p>2 min read<p>How you wake up in the morning can dictate how the rest of your day will go. That’s why it’s so important to have a positive and productive morning routine. If you don’t believe that, here’s …

Kitesurfing

5 Ways to Convert Employees into Intrapreneurs

It can be difficult to empower employees and get them to behave like entrepreneurs. It's not an easy thing to do despite the benefits, including creating a culture of iteration, innovation, and learning among your employees.<p>Lean Startup teaches startups and organizations the world over how to use …

Business Strategy

13 Work and Vacation Hacks That Will Help You Achieve a Better Work-Life Balance

You can feel like you are on vacation at work and productive on vacation.<p>Often what we want and what we need are in conflict.<p>My favorite example is vacation and work--I want to be on vacation, but I need to be at work.<p>So if you can work on vacation and feel like you are on vacation while working, …

Work-life Balance

Chinese high school devises 'marks bank' for failing students to borrow from to raise grades

Failing your exams? An international high school in China has introduced a scheme allowing students to "borrow" marks to top up grades.<p>The "marks …

High School

90 Smart Ways to Radically Boost Your Productivity

An epic list of ways to increase your personal productivity and be a lot more successful.<p>Ninety days, 90 ways to be more productive in 2017. While some will only take a few minutes, they will still make a major impact on your productivity. Others might take a little longer, especially if creating a …

Productivity

Amr Khaled

<b>Amr Khaled is on Facebook.</b> To connect with Amr Khaled, log into Facebook.<p>or<p>٧ معلومات لا تعرفها عن مولد النبي<br>السيرة النبوية<p>November 23, 2016 at 8:27pm …

17 Things No Man Can Resist

A woman’s sexiness can be elusive but extremely simple. It’s inherent in us from the moment we’re born, but some women aren’t sure how to use it.<p>We …

لو بطلنا نقلش نموت

في مثل هذا اليوم من عام 1993 قام الأخوان شوقي بتطبيق حركة إعصار المحيط لأول مرة وسط ذهول الكابتن ماجد وياسين وعمر 😂😂😂😂😂

How 2 Entrepreneurs Saw Amazing Success in Just 2 Months

I recently connected with the founders of WUDN, Chad Keller and Phil Laboon, and it was obvious that we all shared that energy for entrepreneurship.<p>You've probably already heard that 90 percent of startups fail. Fortunately for a lot of entrepreneurs I know, that high risk of failure is more …

Entrepreneurship

10 Ways to Improve Your Virtual Presentations

What to know before you go live.<p><i>- By Matt Abrahams | Stanford Business lecturer</i><p>As audiences go global and you need to reach more people through technology (including webinars, conference calls and teleconference), you must consider the challenges to connecting with a virtual audience. Here I …

Public Speaking

Want to Work Smarter, Not Harder? 10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Productive

Of course you do. So here's how.<p>I absolutely believe in the power of hard work. Like Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>That's basically my mantra: I may not be as talented, or educated, or …

Productivity

20 Home Business Ideas for Entrepreneurs - OLBlog

Startup 101 was written in the last week as I was requested by some young entrepreneur minded email. Entrepreneurial life is awesome, I can say this …