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A CEO shares the success habit he wishes he knew years ago

They work on stuff until someone distracts them.<p>Then they react to what the other person needs. That's true at home and in the office. And it's the easiest way to keep spinning your wheels for months or even years on end.<p>Look at the calendar of most people, and you'll find a good assortment of the …

How To Answer 'Why Should We Hire You?'

People say that the job interview question “With all the talented candidates we will meet, why should we hire you?” is just another way of asking “Why do you think you’re a good fit for this job?” but I disagree.<p>The minute the interviewer throws the other candidates into the question, it becomes …

Employment

5 Things Not to Do When Running a Small Business

I’ve been a creative entrepreneur since 2005. My first design company was a partnership with my significant other. It was largely a freestyle …

3 Simple Habits of Extremely Effective Leaders | Inc.com

We all know leaders who work hard at their craft, and many are really good at what they do. However, some leaders go above and beyond simply being good--they are truly great leaders.<p>But how exactly can you bridge the gap between being a good leader and a great one? The good news is that leadership …

Leadership

4 things I wish I knew about managing people when I started out

The way you lead and manage people is the make-or-break skill that will determine whether you build a good business or an amazing one.<p>It's something you get better at with practice, but it's also a skill (like anything) that can be learned and mastered if you're determined enough.<p>If I could jump in …

10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than Running

10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than RunningCANOTTIERI CEREA, TURIN, ITALY - 2015/11/08: The Olympic gold medallist Mahe Drysdale (NZ) in …

Fitness

A Pre-Run Core Workout Using Body Weight

<i>This piece first appeared on Women’s Running.</i>Your core is a powerhouse. Think of your middle—abs, back and hips—as the center of your movement. To …

Workouts

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well | Inc.com

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all in.<p>That's the wrong approach. There's plenty of …

Time Management

7 Toxic People to Avoid When Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is one of the most challenging things you can do. And one of the hardest parts is that most people won't understand why you're working so hard, especially when you're not making much money to start.<p>They also won't …

Project Management Lessons Learned from the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

<b>“We can lick gravity, but sometimes paperwork is overwhelming.”<br>—</b><b>Wernher von Braun, Chief Architect of Apollo’s Saturn V</b> Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, …

Project Management

4 Greatest Online Collaboration and Project Management Tools

Collaboration and project management plays a key role in the growth of a business. This is especially applicable for small businesses as all the work …

5 signs that you have a great project manager

When I ask CIOs or senior managers to name two great project managers, most struggle to do so. That’s worrying when you consider that, according to …

Project Management

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Women in Business — Marianne Lewis

Marianne Lewis is the new dean of Cass Business School at City University. Currently associate dean at the University of Cincinnati’s College of …

What is a Work Breakdown Structure - Workbreakdownstructure.com

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)<p>A work breakdown structure (WBS) is a key project deliverable that organizes the team's work into manageable sections. …

Three Timeless Project Management Rules

We all seem to have our own set of "durable" project management rules. We rely on them again and again to help guide us to a successful project …

Project Management

How to Use a Gantt Chart

You use Gantt charts for your projects, but do you know the history of the Gantt chart and the best practices for using the Gantt chart? Watch …

Project Management

National Geographic Travel

Travel

Pictures of the Week 12.11.14

Prague Must-Dos

Our experts recommend the top attractions in and around Prague—with advice on how to get the most out of your visit.<p><b>Charles Bridge</b><p>Prague’s signature landmark is a 600-year-old gothic stone bridge lined with baroque statues of 30 religious figures, the most recent added in the 1930s. The bridge is …

European Travel

See Ten Vintage U.S. Parks Posters

Flash back with charming posters created by artists during the Great Depression to promote the beauty of America's parks.<p>Created in the mid-1930s in response to the Great Depression, the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project tasked struggling artists with promoting the landscapes and …

National Parks

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

Ireland

Most Expressive Pumpkin Faces Ever!

Just when we thought our pumpkin carvings were creative, we ran across these! We've seen Ray Villafane's expert hand at sand sculpting, but his original expertise lies in pumpkin carving. With Halloween creeping up on us, the New York native's pumpkin sculptures are in season. Each wrinkly, orange …

Sculpture

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Windy, Cold NYC Marathon in Pictures

This colorful tree is designed to grow 40 types of fruit

Even the most beautiful trees tend to bloom in only a single color, but artist Sam Van Aken is growing trees that turn into a kaleidoscopic array of flowers come spring. A project of his, the "Tree of 40 Fruit," has Van Aken grafting 40 different stone fruit branches onto a single tree, ultimately …

Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are

Physicist concocts ice cream that changes color when you lick it

What happens when a physicist decides to become a chef? If they're anything like Manuel Linares, then you can expect a fusion of food and science to come out of their kitchen. For instance, one of the Spaniard's masterpieces is an ice cream that changes colors when you lick it. He calls it the …