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Learning to love difficult people

What about the really difficult people? Surely I don’t have to love them?<p>The Bible’s pretty clear. As Christians we are to love each other. But what …

26 Graphic Design Resume Tips for Landing Your Dream Job

When it comes to creating resumes, graphic designers are lucky. Not many fields allow for potential employees to directly demonstrate their …

Employment

Old graphic design tools pitched against new

Click the image to see the original infographic<p>If you've been involved in graphic design for a serious length of time, you will have witnessed myriad …

Graphic Design

5 things to say instead of 'sorry'

Besides highlighting the flawless and beautiful hair of the actresses, it features multiple situations where women unnecessarily say "sorry" — a verbal tic that, for many women, has become entrenched in everyday conversation.<p>In scene after scene of the ad, women are shown apologizing for a series …

New York City

5 Reasons Why People Take You For Granted?

Are you a person who is always ready to help, soft spoken, decent, honest and ready to give love to all your friends and relatives? If yes, then I am …

Ten Things I Have Learned

The Importance of Sleeping Your Way to the Top

Ever since I received eight hours of sleep in one week at the start of my advertising career, I've been a big believer in the importance of sleeping my way to the top.<p>No, I'm not talking about heating things up between the sheets with every office worker who has the potential to boost careers, but …

Immune System

4 Ways You Use Your Online Portfolio to Get Your Foot in the Door

If you’re on the hunt for a job, you’ve probably looked into lots of tools to get ahead in today’s tough market. But there’s one surprisingly …

7 research-backed ways to stop procrastinating (and get more done)

We’re all guilty of procrastination.<p>We start the day with the intention of doing one thing, and it gets pushed off for later in the day. Then the next day. And soon after, the next week.<p>It’s a never ending cycle that never seems to get any easier.<p>Before we introduce the seven research-backed ways …

7 Things You Need to Stop Doing to Be More Productive, Backed by Science

<i>BY</i> <i>CAMMI PHAM</i><i> — First appeared on</i> <i>my personal blog</i><p>When I was 17 years old, I used to work and study for about 20 hours a day. I went to school, did my …

7 Scientific Reasons You Always Feel Like You Don’t Have Enough Time | Inc.com

We’ve all used conversational expressions like "there aren't enough hours in the day" to describe a common sentiment--that if we had more time, we would all be more productive. However, this isn't always the case, and as you might suspect, the usual culprit for this feeling isn't a lack of time, …

Time Management

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7

<i>I used to work</i> <b>a lot</b><i> — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week. I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge</i> …

Time Management

How to Start a Conversation With Strangers at a Networking Event

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the best ways for entrepreneurs to socialize with colleagues, customers and potential clients is at networking events. Corporate gatherings, conferences, happy hours and cocktail parties provide an opportunity for you to meet new …

Networking

10 Ways ​To Become Incredibly Charismatic

We can't always define it, but some people have "it" — they're naturally charismatic.<p>Unfortunately, natural charisma quickly loses its impact. Familiarity breeds, well, familiarity.<p>But some people have the ability to maintain real charisma over time. They build and maintain great relationships, …

Body Language

5 Ways to Follow Up Without Being Annoying

I had a conversation with a friend the other day about his job search that went something like this:<p>Friend: I wrote to him last week and still …

Expert Business Advice, Tips, and Resources

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

8 Ways a Mind Map Can Declutter Your Project Management

Project managers can organize their team, their thoughts, and visualize every moving part of their project workflow by using mind maps.<p>PCMag reviews …

Project Management

How to choose the right fonts for small screens

Attractive and effective typography is a key component in a successful website design. This is especially true in the context of mobile, where the …

Typography

People Who Call Over Text Are More Laid-Back And Less Socially Awkward

I have a confession: I'm terrible at responding to text messages.<p>If anyone reading this has sent me a text in the past couple of years and I still …

Relationships

All hail Apple's new iOS 9 font, San Francisco

As Apple endeavors to make its operating system environments ever more frictionless, yet another change in iOS 9 has taken a few observers by …

The Disease of Being Busy

I saw a dear friend a few days ago. I stopped by to ask her how she was doing, how her family was. She looked up, voice lowered, and just whimpered: …

9 Things Managers Do That Make Good Employees Quit

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s pretty incredible how often you hear managers complaining about their best employees leaving, and they really do have something to complain about—few things are as …

Employment

7 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Start Getting Stuff Done

Are you tired of stressing out over your growing to-do list? Learn how to finally get stuff done and be more productive.<p>If you're like many of my clients prior to them seeing me, you might have a hard time getting started with projects and completing tasks. Maybe you do everything but what you need …

Procrastination

How hard work cures all illness

Work and pension’s secretary Iain Duncan Smith recently stated that work is good for your health. Predictably, this claim caused anger and upset, but the science doesn’t lie. Work is good for you, hard work even better. Logically, hard work cures all illness, and prevents death itself. Right?<p>In a …

Mental Health

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

How to Be on Vacation Every Day for the Rest of Your Life (Really) | Inc.com

Bear with me--I think I've figured this out. I wish I'd done so years ago, but better late than never. (Hint: It involves entrepreneurship.)<p>Recently, I asked hundreds of entrepreneurs, CEOs, and other leaders for their best tips on taking great vacations. The result, "17 Habits of Highly Effective …

Income Tax

How the Great Exhibition of 1851 still influences science today

Six million people visited the Crystal Palace to see cutting-edge science and technology. The vast profits generated continue to pay for innovations today<p>More than three million people visit the Science Museum every year, and the site is UK’s most popular destination dedicated to science, …

Academic Research