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8 Things Successful People Do That Lazy People Don't

It all comes down to priorities.<p>Success is a game of habits. In itself, "success" is a relative term and so its "achievement" is fully dependent upon the habits you put into place that move you step by step toward the "end" you define for yourself.<p>To be "successful," it becomes a matter of the …

10 Ways to Break the Cycle of Laziness

These simple tricks will help you increase your daily productivity.<p>Laziness begets laziness.<p>Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven't gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a mess?<p>Good points. But it's time to break the cycle.<p>We browsed two Reddit threads on …

Leadership Quotes

Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. - Jack Welch<p>Management …

7 Things You Need to Stop Doing to Be More Productive, Backed by Science

<i>BY</i> <i>CAMMI PHAM</i><i> — First appeared on</i> <i>my personal blog</i><p>When I was 17 years old, I used to work and study for about 20 hours a day. I went to school, did my …

5 Reasons Leaders Practice Poor Communication Skills

In an ideal world, every leader would be an effective communicator. It should be a leadership requirement, but oftentimes leaders delegate their communication responsibilities for others to handle. Leadership is not about telling others what to do, but rather maximizing the full potential of people …

Leadership

3 Common Mistakes GOOD Leaders Make

Ask any learning professional “What common mistakes do <i>bad</i> leaders make?” and it won’t take long until you’re hearing about poor listening, constant …

Leadership

How to Manage People Who Are Smarter than You

The best managers hire smart people to work for them. But what if your direct reports are smarter than you? How do you manage people who have more experience or more knowledge? How do you coach them if you don’t have the same level of expertise?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Getting promoted to a job that …

6 ways to help you stop micromanaging your employees

Many startup founders and small business owners suffer from the illusion that no one else can take care of things like they can. After all, we’ve …

3 Things Every Startup CEO Should Remember To Stay Humble | Inc.com

It's interesting that in a startup, you can go from a recent college graduate to a CEO overnight. Forget climbing the ladder, instead go straight to the top. Sounds like a pretty good deal doesn't it?<p>While this may seem great at first, leading a company for the first time quickly becomes harder and …

Leadership

How To Really Get Things Done?

5 Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Time is money.<p>It's the one asset that we are all given each and every day. Yet many of us find it slips away so easily.<p>What can you <i>really</i> do to make better use of your time? The solution may be easier than you think. We tend to have the mindset that we have to <b>do</b> more to <b>get</b> more, but that's not …

Time Management

7 Ways To Raise Your Visibility And Advance Your Career

Working hard–and being good at what you do–is obviously critical to your success at your job but in terms of your career, that’s just the small picture. In order to advance within the company and realize your full potential others need to see you working your magic too. Senior management should be …

Leadership

Five Signs Your Employees Hate Your Guts

Every day people get hired into management roles, and every day people get promoted and become leaders.<p>Did I say “leaders?” That was not my best word choice. You don’t become a leader because you get promoted, or because you get hired into a management job. You have to grow into a leader, and not …

5 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit Regularly

With a quick keyword search or the click of a button, most entrepreneurs can find answers to questions, resources, or the latest small business …

20 All-Time Best Steve Jobs Quotes | Inc.com

Which is your favorite Jobs quote? Post it on my Twitter feed.<p>1. "Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations."<p>2. "Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower."<p>3. "That's been one of my mantras -- …

Entrepreneurship

9 super-successful people share their biggest leadership secrets

For its most recent Influencers editorial package, titled "How I Lead," LinkedIn asked some of the world's most successful executives, entrepreneurs, and industry experts to share their best leadership secrets and "surefire management methods" for getting through the good times, and bad.<p>Over 50 …

6 Life-Changing Decisions Successful and Happy People Make | Inc.com

While luck certainly plays a part, success is usually the result of making a number of smart choices.<p>And so is happiness.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers. (His online courses "Launching a Business …

Entrepreneurship

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6 personalities in every office - and how to manage them

The best managers create productive and engaging work environments for team members. That’s why, according to Gallup’s recent State of the American Manager: Analytics and Advice for Leaders report, managers account for 70 percent of the variance in employee engagement. In other words, good managers …

5 Secrets to Mastering Conflict | Inc.com

Between the two of us, Joseph Grenny (bio below) and I have spent 50 years studying what makes people successful at work. A persistent finding is that your ability to handle moments of conflict has a massive impact on your success.<p>How you handle conflict determines the amount of trust, respect, and …

Emotional Intelligence