Michael For

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30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life

Life is short. This advice will help you make the most of it.<p>What does it take to be successful in life? There's no simple answer, but history has shown that there are practices that can maximize your chances of a productive, happy life.<p>Quora users discussed some lessons they've learned along the …

Self-improvement

10 Ways Great Speakers Capture People's Attention

First you must grab your listeners' attention--then you need to hold it. Check out these simple ways to do both.<p>In my mind, there are two kinds of attention: neck down, and neck up. Neck-up attention is when the listener has to make an effort to pay attention. Neck-down attention is when the …

Public Speaking

Taking Breaks–You’re Doing It Wrong

All work and no rest doesn’t only make you dull, it also makes you less effective at your job. But your brain doesn’t think that checking Facebook counts as downtime. Here’s why.<p>Imagine this: you’re a power lifter, one of those big dudes at the Olympics that lifts very big things. You lift the big …

Time Management

Be Thankful for Your Business With These 10 Items

With Thanksgiving Day just around the corner, we tend to turn our minds to the things that we’re thankful for. As an entrepreneur, I know that list …

You Are Already a Millionaire: All You Have to Do Is Show Up

I just got back from an inspiring couple hours with my friend and Under30CEO contributor Michael Peggs. Throughout the course of a couple beers, we …

Motivation

Steve Jobs: 6 Tried-And-True Business Tips

Always looking to create heroes they can later destroy and then redeem, the popular press characterized Steve Jobs as a: young technology rock star (early 1980’s), petulant, spoiled brat (late 1980’s), washed-up, 0ne-hit wonder (early 1990’s), and ultimately an aging technology rock star (2000, …