In some ways, high-achievers are the worst at behavior change. This is according to full-time productivity consultant and coach Tiago Forte. The reason for this, Forte said, is that high-performers approach
Yes, it can be pleasant to work for someone who is kind and thoughtful but there’s a difference between bosses who are pleasant to work for and those who avoid conflict at all costs. Managers in the latter
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Constantly evolving. Constantly improving. Constantly adding value. These are ideals that Tony Robbins lives by. And strives toward. And encourages others to strive for, too -- in their work and their
As we do new things, we always want to make sure we're doing things that help the business and not hurt. We may have a feeling of intuition that something may be successful, but how do you really know?
Launching a startup is no cakewalk. From determining how to set up your company to snagging your first hire and figuring out how to scale, there is plenty of room for error. What makes some entrepreneurs'
If you've ever been in a situation like that — and I'm assuming most people here have — you know that you are usually left with two options: fire up the coffee pot and charge full-steam ahead into the
I've often observed that great leadership is built on the mundane. But spending too much time on the mundane has precisely the opposite effect. It drains leaders of energy and bogs them down in irrelevant,
Perfectionists have their place in business. They tend to be high achievers and often serve as critics who can help weed out flaws from products and processes. But these folks have it rough in some ways.
With a new year nearly upon us, it's a great time to get inspired about the future, your vision, your goals and executing on those goals. I'm so grateful for all of the inspiration I've gotten from leaders,
Video Transcript 00:04 Bert Jacobs: My name's Bert Jacobs and I'm the CEO. At our company, that stands for Chief Executive Optimist. 00:09 John Jacobs: My name's John Jacobs, I'm the Chief Creative Optimist
A positive attitude--optimism, expectancy, and enthusiasm--makes everything in business easier. A positive attitude boosts you up when you're down and supercharges you when you're already "on a roll."
Televisions are no longer simply screens for viewing video content: Folks want to have the internet on them, too. SeeSpace is a startup building a device called the InAir Smart HDMI adapter that plugs
Evernote has promised to focus on tackling stability problems rather than adding new features after complaints about its record-keeping apps. Founder Phil Libin acknowledged that the release of an app
Marriage, as most know it in western countries, is regarded as the end goal of a relationship between (usually) a man and woman, and it normally has some sort of religious component. Marriage is regarded