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Achieve Your Goals in 2014 — Here’s Research That Can Help

1. Successful people do nine things differently than everyone else.<p>2. The rest of us hold ourselves back in five major ways.<p>3. But don’t stress! Just change the way you think about stress.<p>4. To spot new opportunities, imagine yourself in the future.<p>5. And act like a leader before you are one.<p>6. …

Don’t Live Your Life, Lead It

Think for a moment about the first words you say when you talk about your life. Are you more apt to say “I live my life…” or “I lead my life…”?<p>It’s far more likely that you and the people who influence you use the former. There are 90 times more Google hits today for “I live my life” than “I lead …

Larry Raskin: Network Marketing (part 1)

"The only way you can fail is by quitting on yourself and on your dreams. The only defeat in life is the defeat from within." - Greg Provenzano Have you pulled yourself up from defeat lately?

George Zalucki

Remember, if you talk to the winners in life, their stories of how each got there are homogenous. And, if you talk to the losers in life, their …

10 Body Language Tips Every Speaker Must Know (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>We all know that when we give a presentation or speak in front of a group, not only are our words important, but the body language that accompanies them.<p>Your words may give the audience one message while your body sends quite another.<p>As if getting the words …

Public Speaking

How to Combat Your Fear of Rejection

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Our fear of rejection is so powerful, it’s stops most of us in our tracks -- whether we realize it or not. It prevents us from moving forward in our professional and personal lives. As a result, we’re afraid to set goals. We’re unwilling …

Entrepreneurship

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From a 'Million Dollar Agent'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To become a top real estate agent, I’ve had to learn a lot of the same skills that are essential in starting and running your own business. Here are some of my most important strategies:<p><b>Make connections.</b> Friends, friends-of-friends, …

Real Estate

Lessons From the Boston Red Sox That Can Help Your Business in the New Year

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the 2013 calendar year coming to a close, entrepreneurs and small-business owners need to reflect on decisions made that drove positive results and the areas that need improvement heading into 2014.<p>When Major League Baseball’s Boston …

Baseball

The Single Most Important Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs

Find out how the presence or absence of just one critical habit can determine your business success or failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs<i>, business coach and consultant Dan Kennedy reveals the steps behind</i> …

Success

Forget Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives -- getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, writing a best-selling book, winning a championship, and so on.<p>And for most of us, the …

Marathons

To Boost Innovation, Reboot Your Conversations

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You might not realize it, but a simple question such as, “How could you say that?” or “What were you thinking?” can stop creativity in its tracks. Such phrases activate people’s fear networks. Blood rushes to their primitive brain, …

Leadership

Think You Need to Hire? Think Again.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As your company gains momentum, an extra pair of hands can seem vital. And it might be. But if you still don't have full funding or are relying on clients to keep your cash flowing at the right clip, moving too quickly on a hire can mean …

Employment

Why Self-Discipline Will Make You Unstoppable

A one time management expert explains how commitment and discipline are directly related to successful achievement.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs<i>, business coach and consultant Dan Kennedy reveals the steps behind</i> …

Time Management

Forget About Immediate Results and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs are accustomed to setting goals. They tend to have goals for revenue; for number of customers, clients or users; for sales figures. But goals can be detrimental to …

Marketing Strategy

Why Stellar Customer Service Is Key to Building Your Online Brand

If you and your employees truly believe the customer is always right, you can build one heck of a successful brand using social media.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Tweet Naked<i>, online marketing expert and social media agency CEO Scott Levy provides the</i> …

Public Relations

Stop Spending Time With Toxic People

The people around you rarely have a neutral effect on you -- they either facilitate your accomplishments or undermine them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs<i>, business coach and consultant Dan Kennedy reveals the steps</i> …

Small Business

14 Travel Predictions for 2014

<i>by Wendy Perrin</i><p>Coming up with the ten biggest changes in travel of 2013 got me contemplating what 2014 might have in store. Here are a few …

Paradise found in Malaysia

Trek through the Langkawi archipelago’s luscious rainforest, get a feel for Penang Island’s bustling local life and find an urban oasis in one of Kuala Lumpur’s 52 shopping centres.

Kuala Lumpur

New Orleans Anticipates Visitor Boom for Sugar Bowl Football Game

The Sugar Bowl football classic is capping off the tourism year for New Orleans and getting 2014 off to a good start, thanks in part to a matchup …

National Geographic Travel

The Best of BoF 2013 | Global Currents

Continuing our look back at the stories that drove the conversation and defined the year in the business of fashion, today we highlight some of …

The New York Times Fashion Year In Review

Looking back on 2013, it's a blur ofnail artbooties, mixed prints, edgy haircuts, and bustier tops. Oh, and the '90s were back, big time. Indeed, …

Here Are The Most Controversial, Most Exciting And Most Improved Style Stars Of 2013

Welp, as 2013 comes to an end and we think back on the year in fashion, there are plenty of major moments that stand out. Some were better than others, of course; but by and large, this past year saw some pretty amazing looks.<p>So to celebrate the end of the year, we're giving out our own Style …

7 blogger looks to ring in 2014

The Top 20 Street Style Moments 2013

From the off-beat style of Copenhagen to the reverence of Couture, sunny disposition of Art Basel and general showmanship of the main season shows, Diego Zuko captured a memorable year in street style.<p>From the off-beat style of Copenhagen to the reverence of Couture, sunny disposition of Art Basel …

La Garçonne: The Best Suits of 2013

From seersucker to silk, black to whitesee the ladies who worked this masculine trend best, and follow suit.<p>The workwear staple has had a major red-carpet moment this year. From seersucker to silk, black to white—see the ladies who worked this masculine trend best, and follow suit.

2013: Year in Review

Inside Flipboard / December 20, 2013<p>With 2013 about to be inscribed in the history books, we’ve curated several collections to commemorate what went …