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23 Things You’ll Never Hear a Pro Photographer Say

Here’s a list of 23 things you’ll (probably) never hear coming out of a professional photographer’s mouth.<p><b>#1:</b> I love it when clients re-edit my …

A 20-something sold his first company for $80 million in 370 days — now he's raising $11 million for his new startup

Jared Hecht sold his first company, GroupMe, 370 days after it launched for about $80 million. GroupMe, a group text-messaging app, was acquired by Skype in 2011.<p>Hecht and his cofounder, Steve Martocci, left Skype in 2013. Both are working on new startups and, while they aren't business partners …

Small Business

7 Secrets of Happy Couples

We all want loving and successful relationships, but we don't always know how to achieve them. Over time, negative cycles can develop and loving …

Happiness

10 Multi-Functional Desks That Will Make You WANT to Work

Whether we’re surfing the web, writing letters or paying bills, we spend more time sitting at our desks than ever. If you’ve got productivity on your mind thanks to your New Year’s resolutions, or you’ve simply been looking for an upgrade for your old college desk, these might be just the pieces …

The Ultimate Organization Guide: 60 Hacks to Ban Clutter and Chaos

With the new year comes new resolutions for our health, our jobs and perhaps most difficult of all, staying organized. The daunting task of cleaning, giving away and storing is sometimes too big a project to tackle, which means another year of living in clutter and chaos.<p>We say, no more! So we’ve …

11 Fantastic Productivity Tricks You Can Use Today

Achieve the most important goals in your business and in your life faster and better than ever.<p>We all have important things to get done at work, but far too often, at the end of the day we realize that we haven't accomplished what we set out to do. The problem is that for all sorts of different …

The Authenticity Paradox

Authenticity has become the gold standard for leadership. But a simplistic understanding of what it means can hinder your growth and limit your impact.<p>Consider Cynthia, a general manager in a health care organization. Her promotion into that role increased her direct reports 10-fold and expanded …

10 quirky, useful new products you'll soon wish you owned

By<p>There’s a lot of cool stuff at CES.<p>Mind you, there’s a lot of garbage, too – but the scales generally tend to tip toward cool. That can make it …