Nearly everyone wants to be luckier. Some people think success is about preparing for luck, while others think success is about what you do with luck when you find it. There may be different perspectives
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Ah, the power of dreams. They give meaning to life. They give hope to people. They are the element inside us which makes us aim for something bigger, something more substantial -- something to live for.
It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way. There is so much competition — thousands or millions of people competing
1. Stop consuming caffeine Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to status-quo.
There are many things that can stress us out, especially when we want to create our own success stories. Unfortunately, most of us end up tolerating some of our own bad habits, even though they cause of
The conversations you have with yourself have a direct impact on how you feel and how you behave. If your self-talk is filled with self-doubt, harsh criticism, and catastrophic predictions, you'll struggle
Estimate the attention span of your audience, then cut it in half. That's a good length for your presentation. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Successful leaders are able
Most of us have been in a situation where we need to persuade others to accept our position or approach. When this happens to me, I will often ruminate in my mind how the conversation might go. I imagine
The retirement benefits of being able to maximize contributions to registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) are beyond reproach. They have a proven track record as excellent savings vehicles for Canadians.
Why valedictorians rarely become rich and famous — and the average millionaire's college GPA was 2.9
A Boston University researcher who followed valedictorians and salutatorians into adulthood found that most did, in fact, achieve the traditional markers of success. Nearly everyone graduated from college
In fact, GOBankingRates found that saving for retirement isn't a priority for 40 percent of all Americans. It certainly wasn't at the top of Grant Sabatier's to-do list when he graduated from the University
My client spearheaded a major technology change initiative. He came in under budget and met all deliverables. A winning formula for success, you say? Well here’s what happened. He applied for three internal
In a recent report, top human resources officers from global companies were asked what they see as the 10 job skills required by the year 2020 for workers to thrive. One of those critical skills for success
Robert K. Greenleaf coined the term "servant leadership" in the modern corporate setting when he wrote these famous words in his legendary essay The Servant as Leader, published in 1970. He said: The is
Adam Grant is an organizational psychologist who has been repeatedly recognized as Wharton University's top-rated professor (although he's only 35 years old). He's also written multiple New York Times
Top Six Sigma Consultant Saves Billions for Clients. Then Explains Why Most Process Improvements Fail Utterly.
The New York Times has referred to Subir Chowdhury as a "leading Quality Expert". Recently, Chowdhury and his team helped save one of his Fortune 100 clients a whopping $3 Billion dollars. Then he told
Said another way, they boil down to E-S-I. If this is the heart of your financial plan, it's likely that you'll be prosperous. That said, there is one other thing you'll need to do — you must avoid the
There's no point agonizing over that - it's what happens to most people. But you can do something about it. Here are 12 ways to be richer a year from now. You don't have to do them all, of course, but