Tamara Day

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Be the Good Kind of Stressed, Not the Bad

Threat vigilance can be a plus, but make sure you don't cross the line to hyper-vigilant.<p>Pounding heartbeat, sharpened eyesight and an intense awareness of every sound and movement around you. Your world is amplified to the max. You could be on the battlefield, you could be searching for your lost …

5 Things Really Successful Learners Do

Most everyone can learn, but some people just absorb and grow at remarkable rates. Here are some of their tricks.<p>Many people claim to be a "lifetime learners," and with good reason. Scientists have warned that you need to keep your brain active if you want to avoid mental decay. But some people …

27 Tips For Mastering Anything

In his book, "Mastery," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, Leonardo da Vinci, and Mozart to discover what it takes to achieve excellence.<p>He argues that success is within anyone's reach, if they have …

10 Theories to Know For Greater Persuasion Power

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>What are we really talking about when we’re talking about conversions?<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the bullshit.Visit Hard Fork.CLICK IT<p>Persuasion, right? Influence.<p>When we talk about conversions, we are—most of the time—discussing ways …

3 Strategies for Dealing With Toxic People

This story appears in the April 2014 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>"Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing," Ralph Waldo Emerson once mused. It's a solid observation about handling interactions with difficult people. Mark Goulston, a Los Angeles-based business …

Self-help

Entrepreneurs Must Have This Trait, and It's Not Pretty

Do women really need to become blowhards to increase their representation in high-growth entrepreneurship?<p>Over-confidence doesn’t make entrepreneurs successful, nor does it cause them to fail. Instead, it's what makes them entrepreneurs in the first place. Such is James Surowiecki's argument in the …