Rob Dyer

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs

Many believe that entrepreneurial superstars are born, not made.<p>I beg to differ. I coach hundreds of entrepreneurs every year, from a colossal range of industries, and I believe they all share 7 common character traits.<p>Importantly, each of these traits did not exist at birth, they were developed …

Are You Doing The Wrong Things Right Or The Right Things Poorly? Here's How To Tell

Those who follow Harvard Business professor Thomas J. Delong (author of <i>Flying Without a Net</i>) may recognize his terminology about doing “the right thing poorly.” (Delong wrote about the concept in Harvard Business Review <i>here.)</i> Sources also point to Guy Kawasaki’s <i>The Macintosh Way</i> in 1990.<p>But this …

Need A Productivity Boost? Master The 90/90/1 Rule

<i>This post originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>Perhaps you’ve fallen behind on penning the next great American novel. Or maybe your sweet side gig has fallen victim to the “I’ll just do it later” syndrome.<p>Regardless of what your unique passion (or even big work) project is, it can be all too easy to …

5 Fruits and Veggies You've Been Eating Wrong

Prepare to have your mind blown.<p>If you're anything like us, you would eat a lot more beets, pomegranates, and kiwis if you could just figure out an easy way to prep them. Luckily, some of our favorite food blogs have come up with pretty ingenious ways to simplify the process. Take a look, then try …

What Are Some Psychological Tricks for Mastering a Job Interview?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What are some psychological tips, tricks and techniques that I can use during a job interview that will</i> …

Design Your Business Card with Psychology [Infographic]

Most people never realize that psychology plays a huge role in almost every single mental decision and physical action that we make. By understand …

How To Use Color Psychology To Give Your Business An Edge

Whether you’re wondering what color to paint the office, or you’re looking to redesign your retail space, the colors you choose can increase your chance of reaching your goals. Color greatly influences human emotion and behavior. If you’re hoping to make your workers more productive, or you want to …

Master the New Science of Business Psychology in 5 Steps

Today, many individuals, governments and business are eager to use behavioral sciences to improve lives, happiness and profits. Yet, most people don't have the time to obtain a Ph.D in behavioral sciences. So, how can one get a good handle on behavioral science?<p>Behavioral science champions how …

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How to Take Control of Your Finances

For the past five years, I’ve shared the following road map, adding one new tip every January. Many GRS readers have used this info to plot a course to financial freedom. Maybe this year it’s <i>your</i> turn.Here then are eleven simple but effective steps to build a better financial future.

The Unintentional Way You're Holding Yourself Back

Even successful entrepreneurs often unconsciously put a limit on what they can achieve. Here's the antidote.<p>Let me tell you three quick stories about three successful entrepreneurs.<p>Entrepreneur one is a member of the <i>Forbes</i> 400. He has created a worldwide retailing empire, but it all began with one …

Wealthfront CIO Burton Malkiel Explains How 18 Year Olds Should Begin Investing

<i>Answer by Burton Malkiel, Wealthfront CIO, author of “Random Walk Down Wall Street”, on Quora,</i><p>I recently answered this question at a Fireside Chat at Google in New York City together with some of my colleagues at Wealthfront.<p>[by the way, the full talk (about 80 minutes) is here.]<p>The most important …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

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5 Things You Need to Know About Gluten

Unless you’ve been on a media-free diet, you probably saw Jimmy Kimmel Live’s hilarious “What is Gluten?” video, in which none of the gluten avoiders …

3 Weird Things Sugar Does To Your Brain

They're definitely not so sweet.<p>It's no secret that eating tons of sugar can lead to weight gain—or that too much of the sweet stuff can make you go kind of haywire. In fact, a recent animal study from the journal <i>Appetite</i> found that sugar consumption may induce cognitive dysfunction.<p>But even though …

14 Surprising Causes of Dehydration

Your body is about 60% water. Lose even 1.5% of that H2O—the tipping point for mild dehydration—and your mood, energy levels, and cognitive function …

20 Ways to Communicate Effectively in the Workplace

Effective communication in the workplace is imperative in a leadership role. An age-old aphorism goes, “It’s not what you say, but how you say it.” …

What Makes a Leader?

Every businessperson knows a story about a highly intelligent, highly skilled executive who was promoted into a leadership position only to fail at the job. And they also know a story about someone with solid—but not extraordinary—intellectual abilities and technical skills who was promoted into a …

Hostage Negotiation Techniques That Will Get You What You Want

How does hostage negotiation get people to change their minds?<p>The <i>Behavioral Change Stairway Model</i> was developed by the FBI’s hostage negotiation …

Dan Cordingley's Teradici Enables the Virtual Workspace

<i>A Series of Forbes Insights Profiles of Thought Leaders Changing the Business Landscape: Dan Cordingley, Founder and CEO, Teradici…</i><p>Is today’s TCP/IP evolving towards PCoIP? The communications protocols used for the Internet and similar networks is commonly known as <b>TCP/IP</b>, because the Transmission …