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The Complete 35-Step Guide For Entrepreneurs Starting A Business

Starting a business entails understanding and dealing with many issues—legal, financing, sales and marketing, intellectual property protection, liability protection, human resources, and more. But interest in entrepreneurship is at an all-time high. And there have been spectacular success stories …

Small Business

7 challenges smart people choose to overcome

It’s truly fascinating how smart, successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and …

Self-improvement

Outwardly youthful, inwardly old: the test that tells how badly you’re ageing

Kate Percival thought was doing everything right when it came to her health and wellbeing. At 57, she was slim, ate a fresh wholefood diet, monitored her health with twice-yearly blood tests.<p>She knew that more women die of cardiovascular disease than cancer so wasn’t going to let either of those …

Self-improvement

How to Build the Global Presence for your Brand

Hear Ritesh Agarwal, founder Oyo Rooms, talk about it at the Entrepreneur 2018 Show on July 16-17 at JW Marriott, New Delhi<p>3 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Entrepreneurs have big dreams. They aren’t restricted to boundaries. So it’s but …

Entrepreneurship

One Couple’s Journey From Debt to $1.5 Million in Savings

When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about $150,000 in debt, including a student loan, a car loan and a mortgage.<p>Now they’re …

Personal Finance

11 Ways You're Wasting Time Instead of Doing What You Need to be Successful

When was the last time you found anything on social media that moved your life forward?<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s the end of another busy day, and you look back and wonder “Where did the time go?” Most likely, part of your time was eaten up with …

Productivity

23 smart ways to increase your confidence, productivity, and income

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

How to stop worrying: 7 powerful secrets from mindfulness

We all worry. At one point or another, almost one-third of people have dealt with a level of anxiety that would qualify as a disorder.<p>… a survey of …

Self-help

Here are some Marketing Tips for Early Stage Entrepreneurs

As an entrepreneur you need to be the master of all arts, checkout how to do the marketing right.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>When you decide to jump out of the box and …

Marketing

How to stop procrastinating and get things done in 2 minutes or less

A couple of years ago, I wrote down a goal to write and publish a book to help students build their self-confidence, stop procrastinating and …

Procrastination

How These 12 People Fit Mindfulness Into Their Work Day

Mindfulness has numerous benefits, from lowering stress levels to helping with anxiety and depression to helping you regulate your emotions. And mindfulness can especially help at work, offering improved focus, better memory, the ability to stay calm under fire and better corporate citizenship, …

The 5 Easy Ways To Start Living In The Moment Because The Past Is Behind You

It's difficult to live in the now. In fact, it might be one of the most difficult things there is to do, since the world is practically built of …

The Definition Of Relaxation Response

<b>Definition:</b> The counterpart to the fight-or-flight response, the relaxation response occurs when the body is no longer in perceived danger, and the …

How Meditation and Mindfulness Can Change the Course of Your Life | Times Square Chronicles

How Meditation and Mindfulness Can Change the Course of Your Life<p>Technological advancements and a high-end lifestyle mark the 21st-century living! …

Here's how much exercise you need to keep your brain sharp

It's well-known that exercise benefits the brain as well as the heart and muscles, but new research pinpoints just how much -- and what types -- of …

10 Small Movements that Can Improve Your Mood

I always tell my kids that we don't always get to choose our feelings, but we get to choose what we do with them. Sometimes those emotions, though, …

Self-help

Hygge for Your Health: Benefits of This Cozy Wellness Trend

Do you love curling up with a blanket, a cup of coffee and a good book? You might already be practicing Hygge more than you think. Hygge is a concept …

"Brain in Butt" Study Points to True Location of Second Nervous System

No, it's not actually in the butt.<p>The brain and spinal cord may control most of the body, but some parts handle themselves just fine without their …

7 Things Great Leaders Never Say

As a leader, your words are powerful. Make sure you’re using them in the right way.“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” …

At Amazon, Jeff Bezos has strict instructions for crafting the perfect memo — and he said it should take days to write

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has some tips on crafting the perfect memo, which he broke down in his annual letter to shareholders.<p>At the online giant, memos must be six pages and "narratively structured." These memos never contain individual authors' names, only the name of the team.<p>Bezos said that, at …

FranklinCovey Launches The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership

SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Franklin Covey Co. (FC), a global firm specializing in organizational performance improvement, announced today the …

Why Compassion Is the Key To Being A Great Leader

There will always be opinions and discussion about the traits that are important to strong leadership. But there’s one trait that every successful …

3 Lessons All Leaders Should Learn From The Letter To Shareholders By Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

Continuing an annual tradition, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos used his recent letter to shareholders to do more than convey the generic platitudes that most other annual reports contain. He pulls back the curtain at Amazon and explains some of what drives the extraordinary performance of his company (in …

Jeff Bezos

The Right Way to Respond to Negative Feedback

Feedback, as they say, is a gift. Research bears this out, suggesting that it’s a key driver of performance and leadership effectiveness. Negative feedback in particular can be valuable because it allows us to monitor our performance and alerts us to important changes we need to make. And indeed, …

Self-help

Quantum physics can help explain much of the world’s suffering

Quantum physics is the science that describes nature at its smallest atomic levels. But tiny subatomic happenings can have huge effects: Quantum theory describes the universe as one giant entangled system, where what happens in one corner of the world can simultaneously effect something else across …

Quantum Physics

Sharpen Your Critical Thinking Skills With These 14 Leadership Practices

Ask any leader if they value the skill of critical thinking and you’ll see them immediately morph into a bobble-head-like caricature of themselves, vigorously nodding up and down as if their neck was a well-oiled spring attached to their shoulders. “Oh, yeah,” they’ll say, “it’s valued, a lot.”<p>Then …

Critical Thinking

Vitamin B12 Is Amazing for Your Brain—Here Are 6 Foods Rich in the Nutrient

"B12 is an essential vitamin necessary for cellular health, protein synthesis, neurological function, and making healthy, mature red blood cells," …

Science Says It's Pointless To Take Most Vitamin Supplements, Except For This One

If you've ever found yourself in the health and wellness aisle of your local pharmacy, wondering in total confusion which vitamins you should take …

This is the free online course Bill Gates thinks everyone should take

We know Bill Gates has a stellar list of books for you to read but he is not done making recommendations. In a recent post on his blog he praised …

Bill Gates

20 Subtle Signs You Give Off Negative Energy

While you shouldn't become too hung up on what others think, it never hurts to evaluate the kind of energy you might be giving off, and adjust your …