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13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

I’ve applied for many jobs without getting a single interview. What am I doing wrong?

My guess is you’re making the same mistake most people do: you’re making your resume about you instead of about the reader!<p>Shock is the reaction I …

Employment

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Email Signature to Increase Sales

Finding the best strategies that companies should embrace in order to increase their sales seems to be a neverending conversation. Within any …

Marketing

How to not dread work on a Monday morning

Are you one of those people who hates Mondays? Do you feel the dread seeping in on Sunday evening when you know you should check to make sure you …

Success

Ten Reasons To Run From A Job Opportunity

Dear Liz,<p>I got a LinkedIn message from a recruiter last week. The recruiter’s name is “Sarah.” She was nice on the phone. We had a good talk. I sent Sarah my resume after our call and she showed it to the employer that had a job opening. They wanted to interview me on Monday. I only heard about the …

Employment

9 basic web skills you need to add to your entrepreneurial skills set in 2018

As a tech entrepreneur, you need to be a jack of all trades. Here are the 9 basic web skills every entrepreneur needs in order for their startup to …

Entrepreneurship

How to Collect and Interpret Website Analytics for your Home Business

How to Collect and Interpret Website Analytics for Your Home Business<p>How to Boost Your Profits Through Data<p>Updated March 27, 2018<p>The most recent …

Analytics

How to Discover and Create Content That Your Audience Craves (and Grow Your Following)

There are times when we all run out of content ideas.<p>I’ve been in this situation many times myself — feeling unsure about what content to create and …

Infographics

Best Tips for Leaving a Job You Hate

How to Leave a Job You Hate<p>Tips for Moving On When You Hate Your Job<p>Updated March 31, 2018<p>There are often little things that annoy people about their …

Employment

The 8 Best Lower Ab Exercises for That Hard to Tone Spot

Build up your core with these expert-approved moves.<p>You’ve probably heard the saying, “abs are made in the kitchen.” But that's really only partly …

Workouts

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Trains

6 books to read if you want to improve your mental strength

Ericsson

3 Easy Steps to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence and Become a Stronger Leader

Notice how you're being. Then make a choice.<p>By now you have probably heard about the importance of emotional intelligence. You may know that people with average intelligence quotient (IQs) outperform people with high IQs roughly 70 percent of the time, and that emotional intelligence explains the …

Emotional Intelligence

How to Master the Art of the Humble Brag

Promoting your success can feel a bit awkward, but it's an essential way to showcase your credibility. Here's how to do it without sounding boastful.<p>When building a brand, sharing your success is an important part of generating interest, support and excitement. The challenge, however, is doing so …

Air Canada

Ditch Distractions and Get Productive With a Method Called "Deep Work"

I first heard about the idea of "deep work" while listening to a podcast on my way to work. NPR's Shankar Vedantam interviewed Cal Newport, a computer scientist and Georgetown professor, about his research and insights on the subject.<p>Newport shared how he manages to get a seemingly impossible …

Time Management

How To Answer The Question 'What Makes You A Great Employee?'

Dear Liz,<p>Last week on a job interview the interviewer asked me, “What makes you a great employee?”<p>I thought of you right away! I figured you would hate that question. I said, “I’m a great employee because I do my work and then I try to help other people” and immediately I felt like a ten-year-old …

Employment

6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you email to send after a job interview

• The interview thank you email is a crucial part of getting the job you want.<br>• When you don't send a thank you email or letter after an interview, you …

I Went From $4k to $8k Per Month in Writing Income with These Essential Skills

When I decided I wanted to become a full-time freelance writer, I was honest with myself about which industries and skills would earn me decent money.<p>…

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Happiness

6 Businesses That Need to Be Launched Right Now

We asked entrepreneurs the one idea they wish someone would create to help their company.<p>This story appears in the March 2018 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Entrepreneurs always need more -- more help, more time, more insight. So we asked: What's the one product you wish someone would create to …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Be a Great Leader? The Smartest Ones Start by Doing These 4 Rare Things

If you want your employees to respect you and give you exceptional performance, adopt these four behaviors of the best leaders.<p>Do you work for a boss who has been defined as a "driver?" You know, he or she "drives performance" and "drives results." Maybe even, "drives people?" (maybe into the …

Leadership

Ask These Questions to Ace the Job Interview

Too many candidates leave it up to the interviewer to judge their ability. Savvy candidates know how to turn the odds in their favor by asking a few pointed questions.<p>Once you get an interview, the chance you'll be assessed properly is remote. You can improve your odds 5-10X by asking …

Employment

9 Simple Steps To Exponentially Grow Your Business

Wondering how to get started with growth hacking? Here's what you'll need to go through to get it done.<p>Are you thinking of doing some growth hacking for your business, or hiring a company to do it? Perhaps someone convinced you that it was a great idea, and that it wasn't too hard to do.<p>While there …

Growth Hacking

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates | Inc.com

• <b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b>• <b><br>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b>• <b><br>Questions about employee behavior and past performance were asked most frequently inside the interview rooms.</b><p>Amazon …

Employment

11 Ways to Stay Motivated, According to Highly Successful Business People

Self-discipline is a prerequisite for success. Conquer it once and for all.<p>Building a successful business and a life you love takes enormous …

Motivation

9 Project Management Tools the World's Top Startups Actually Use | Inc.com

We all want to be more productive. And we definitely want our teams to be more productive. That's why so many productivity tools exist.<p>But which tools are right for you? One way to answer that question is to find out which tools some of the top startups use.<p>That's what Ryan Robinson did. Ryan is a …

Project Management

Learn How to Tell the Story of Your Idea

An essential part of success is being able to explain how your business will make people's lives better.<p><i>In this ongoing series, we are sharing advice, tips</i> <i>and insights from real entrepreneurs who are out there doing business battle on a daily basis. (Answers have been edited and condensed for</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Scientists Figure Out How to Make Muscles from Scratch

For the past several years, Nenad Bursac has been trying to make muscles from scratch.<p>A biological engineer at Duke, Bursac came close in 2015, when …

Cell Biology

How to Break Through the Noise on Instagram

These days there’s not a company out there that does not want to have a massive presence on social media. Instagram is a site that brands can no …

Public Relations

How to Create Great Content: A Step-by-Step Guide to Content Marketing That Delivers Real Results | Inc.com

Content marketing is a great way to get people talking about your products, your services, and your company. Content marketing is also a great way to engage your customers and maybe even create a community. (Plus, you can always use the resulting SEO boost.)<p>But if you're new to content marketing, …

Marketing