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Why You Should Charge Clients More Than You Think You’re Worth

One of the most challenging decisions freelancers, solopreneurs, and independent consultants face is how much to charge for their time and expertise. What if people complain that you’re overpriced — or, even worse, walk away from a deal with you entirely? But the answer isn’t swinging to the other …

Harvard Business Review

Knowing This One Thing Might Make You a Better Friend, Partner, and Coworker

Ever wonder what’s holding you back from being a better communicator, collaborator, friend, or partner? <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Gretchen Rubin knows a thing or two about harnessing the power of our unique experiences, personality traits, and creativity to live a more productive and happy …

Happiness

5 Ways Photography Can Change Your Outlook in Life

You're reading 5 Ways Photography Can Change Your Outlook in Life, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Photography

4 monumental principles to keep in mind when striving for success

If a person or fellow entrepreneur is trying to make their dreams a reality, they do this by working, and pushing, and learning, and planning, and enduring every obstacle they face, because they know it is getting them one step closer to where they want to be.<p>This is the mindset the book <i>Think and</i> …

Self-improvement

The Meaning of Life in 15 Wise Quotes

We are all here to live, but our individual missions aren’t always the same. Some are explorers, searching for adventure in all that they do. Others …

Motivation

Aston Martin Takes the Top off of Its DB11 Volante

The British automaker also ditches a couple of cylinders.<p>With the release window of the highly anticipated Aston Martin DB11 Volante getting closer and closer, the British auto manufacturer has revealed its latest supercar’s specifications. Upon first glance, the new vehicle with its top down is a …

Luxury

How to read more effectively

Personally, I use a simpler approach that taps into the diversity of ideas in my network. If a book is recommended to me by three friends from three distinct professional circles, I move it up to the front of the queue. It’s a nice, if unscientific, reminder that the universe is conspiring for me …

Bill Gates

Scheduling Just 15 Minutes of “Personal Development Time” Into Your Calendar Can Change Your Life

Photo by Victoria Heath on UnsplashSuccessful people don’t grow by accident, they grow by design.When you schedule personal development time on …

Self-improvement

9 Ways to Work With Difficult People (Infographic)

Effectively navigate tensions in the workplace to improve your day and your career with these tips.<p>Co-worker tensions account for about 80 percent of workplace difficulties, but fortunately there are many simple tactics to make life at the office easier.<p>Psychologists have found that a threat to a …

Leadership

This Beautiful Map Shows the World's Most Common Languages and Where Their Native Speakers Live

This elegant map beautifully shows how many people speak the world’s most common languages and the countries in which they are spoken.<p>The circular …

Maps

6 Questions Great Leaders Ask Their Teams

It’s humbling to ask questions. After all, the moment that you ask a question is the moment you reveal what you don’t know. To some, asking questions is a death-blow to their ego, while to others, it’s a stepping stone to clarity. In fact, during research for their book The Innovator’s DNA, the …

Leadership

24 Legendary Quotes on Success to Jump start Your Day

1. The winner’s edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner’s edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the …

Motivation

The 40% Rule: The Simple Secret To Success

There is no shortage of business books on the market (including mine), most of which claim to hold the secrets to success.<p>As a business book writer myself, I’m not inclined to disparage any of these. Most offer useful tactics that entrepreneurs can use to streamline their processes and boost their …

Success

Do You Have the 7 Qualities of a Great Leader?

Good leaders can have different styles, but they tend to share these things in common.<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David is obsessed with the word "leadership." Everyone knows that good leadership is important, and yet so few people actually become great leaders. Why is that? What are …

Leadership

Craig David Unveils Custom Louis Vuitton x adidas Originals NMDs

Put together by Sneakersnbonsai.<p>Thirty-six-year-old British superstar Craig David is probably best known for his musical output, but the “7 Days” singer is also a huge sneakerhead. Case in point: this attention-grabbing custom Louis Vuitton and adidas Originals NMD.<p>Put together by Sneakersnbonsai, …

Sneakers

I interview 100,000 people a year, and there are 6 questions that make job candidates stick in my mind

“Do you have any questions for us?”<p>You’ll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this portion—while the recruiter’s put in the hot seat—that’s not actually in your best interest.<p>Why? Because this is your final chance to make an awesome …

Employment

How A College Dropout From The Fast Food Industry Rose To Management At A Leading Tech Company

<i>Get Back Up: From The Streets To The Microsoft Suites</i>, is the career autobiography of George Santino, co-written by MJ Beaufrand, and spanning Santino’s decades-long career journey from his difficult childhood through making partner at Microsoft. Santino documents his ups and downs in careful …

Fast Food

Tony Robbins gives every entrepreneur the same two pieces of advice

While all of Tony Robbins' one-on-one coaching sessions are personalized, they're drawn from more than 30 years of experience in coaching — and for his business clients, what he's learned from running his own portfolio of companies.<p>In September, the winners of Shopify's Build a Bigger Business …

Success

How to Split Your Time Effectively Across Multiple Companies

Richard Branson said, "You need to learn when to go forward and when to say no, which can be difficult -- especially if you prefer to say yes, like I do."<p>One of the most exciting things about starting a successful second business is realizing you have the ability to do it all over again. For some …

Richard Branson

22 Time Management Quotes to Inspire You to Achieve Your Goals

Make the most of the time you have.<p>Time is the one thing in life that you can never get back. Once it's gone, it's gone forever.<p>In today's fast-paced world, even though it seems like we're working 24/7, are we really making the best use of our time? Use these 22 quotes to help inspire you to …

Time Management

The Thing People Forget About Accountability

Accountability doesn't happen by chance, it happens by design<p>While it's true that Accountability starts at the top, and that if leaders don't walk the talk, and meet their commitments, it will be almost impossible to create a culture of accountability.<p>Yes, if you model accountability, some people …

Leadership

Everyone Talks About Living Their Best Life. How Do You Actually Do It?

Living your dream life requires grappling with a lot of cold reality.<p>What does the life of your dreams look like? Are you exploring the world and working from your laptop? Are you hanging out with celebrities at award shows? Are you at home spending time with your kids every day?<p>It’s possible to …

Self-improvement

8 Ways to Go From Quitter to Go-Getter

Persistence, more than talent, determines how far you go and where you end up.<p>Success, more than anything, is an attitude you carry about yourself and your life. We are all capable of confidence, of having it all, losing it all and gaining it back again and again. It is tempting to give up and …

Self-improvement

Why do some people seem to travel up the success ladder at warp speed, while you’re still stuck where you are? As frustrating as this can be, the good news is success in work and in life is not some random game of chance. Granted, getting a promotion or successfully launching your business is far […]

Why do some people seem to travel up the success ladder at warp speed, while you’re still stuck where you are? As frustrating as this can be, the …

Public Speaking

The No.1 factor in happiness isn't wealth or popularity — but too many people overlook it at every turn

A report by the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology indicates that the No. 1 contributor to happiness in life is not money, popularity, or even a good sex life.<p>And no, it's not binge-watching Netflix either.<p>It's autonomy, the feeling that your life's activities and habits are self-chosen …

Happiness

Worried About Your Performance Review? Work Harder on Building Relationships.

Eating your loner sandwich in your cubicle to squeeze in more work won't help your career nearly as much as lunch table laughs with co-workers.<p>Let’s take a reminiscent journey back to our days in primary or secondary school. As we roamed the halls, we shared some commonalities (beyond colds, …

Leadership

This CEO Distilled His Best Career Advice Into 2 Sentences (and It's So True)

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has amassed a Twitter follower base of 559,000 people, thanks to his daily tweets about success and leadership. Weiner is …

Leadership

Seven Steps to Quickly Becoming an Influential Expert in Any Field

Developing the relationships you need to succeed can't be done if you are self-absorbed and transactional.<p>Developing highly influential work is a process that can be mastered. Not only mastered, this process can be replicated again and again.<p>According to the number one writer on Medium.com in 2016, …

Success

7 things you should start thinking about doing with your money once you hit 40

Many people find their 40s to be the best decade yet. You're in your peak earning years, and the kids, if not nearly launched or even out on their own, will soon be past the pricey preschool stage.<p>And if you made smart money choices in your 20s and 30s, you're beginning to reap the rewards: cars …

Money