Success

The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed

Wondering what one thing could be the key to helping you succeed in business? Well, you might be in luck.<p>Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them …

Self-improvement

16 things your successful friends have given up

Sit down and think, for a moment, about what your successful friends do<p>comparedto your loser friends that complain. If you don't have any successful …

Self-improvement

What 13 Highly Successful People Do Right Before They Go To Bed

What changes could you be making?<p>It can be tough trying to fit everything into the day. Sometimes it can feel impossible to get everything done in 24 …

Michael Phelps

5 Smart Ways To Learn Faster

In the quest to learn quickly, you need others' help, you need to fail fast, and it won't hurt to make your own luck.<p>Today, business is inherently more complex than it has ever been.<p>Yves Morieux, senior partner at strategy consultancy Boston Consulting Group, has developed an index to show how …

Leadership

7 traits of successful people that require no talent at all

Like me, you’ve probably seen the “10 Things That Require Zero Talent” post floating around LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram.<p>Being on time, being passionate, and being prepared all make the list.<p>This got me thinking of similar traits that are not only easy to implement, but are absolutely free — …

Self-improvement

If You Want Success, You Have to Go Out and Get It

Stop researching and wondering, and instead take action to get the experience you want.<p>Derek Halpern is the entrepreneur and master marketer behind Social Triggers, a blog and series of products that give psychological reasons behind why people click, buy, subscribe and more. He is also the creator …

Entrepreneurship

Here Are the 7 Most Important Words in Sheryl Sandberg's New Book

There's a lot of wisdom in two sentences: "They were right. I didn't get it."<p>"Lean in." The phrase has become a part of the modern American workplace, largely because it was the title (and the main message) of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's 2013 mega-bestseller.<p>But it's also been criticized for …

Sheryl Sandberg

8 ways billionaires are different from everyone else

Billionaires don't see the world like most others do.<p>That's why they're billionaires. They have their own unique habits, traits, principles, and ethics that all place a role into helping them achieve, and retain their wealth.<p>The good news? By replicating and mimicking a few of their habits, …

Wealth

Want to Be Insanely Successful? First, Consider How You Define Success

While the rich and powerful are widely regarded as 'winners,' long-term success comes from only strong relationships and your lasting impact.<p><i>In his book,</i> Good People: The Only Leadership Decision That Really Matters <i>(Penguin Random House, 2017), entrepreneur Anthony K. Tjan discusses the most value</i> …

Leadership

Getting Dumped By My Mentor Taught Me a Valuable Lesson in Letting Go

At 19 I was a sophomore in college, struggling to decide what I wanted to do with my future, and, as a lifelong jack-of-all-trades, I was starting to resemble a pancake with the number of times I flip-flopped on my major.<p>Enter my mentor. They were my academic advisor — my fourth one I’d had in two …

Brit + Co

What Comes After Scandal and Scathing Reviews? Sophia Amoruso Is Finding Out

The founder of the fallen Nasty Gal is ready for her next Girlboss evolution.<p>In the year since Netflix ordered a series based on <i>#Girlboss</i>, <b>Sophia Amoruso’s</b> best-selling memoir of her life as the head of e-comm start-up Nasty Gal, Amoruso’s company filed for bankruptcy and was sold for $20 million, a …

Women's News

Learn This Important Secret for Success in Business and Personal Life

Let’s talk about the power of state, and more importantly, how constantly functioning in the most powerful state possible drives success.<p>When I was …

Happiness

These 8 Success Factors are Most Impactful in your Life and Career

Cracking the question of what factors will best lead you to success can help you focus on the right areas of your personal development and make you …

Emotional Intelligence

7 super-successful entrepreneurs share their best advice for people who want their own business

The 30 companies (and their young founders) on our 2017 list have been pulled and prodded, picked at, and pondered.<p>And still they stand — thanks in large part to novel business models, in-demand products and services, and revenue to back them up.<p>Indeed, these young firms represent the best of what …

Peter Diamandis

What Martha Stewart, Robin Roberts, and Other Successful Women Wish They Had Known When They Were 21

In need of some midweek inspiration? Look no further than the sixtieth anniversary of <i>Glamour</i>'s College Women of the Year awards. On Tuesday <i>Glamour</i> welcomed this year's honorees—10 inspiring innovators, activists, and entrepreneurs who are doing everything from fighting for gun control and trans …

Women's News

Vince Vaughn-Produced ‘Fearless With Tim Ferriss’ Gets Premiere Date On Audience Network

AT&T Audience Network has set a May 30 premiere date for its new original series, <i>Fear(less) with Tim Ferriss</i>, featuring self-help guru Tim</i> …

TV

11 Quotes From 'Girlboss', Sophia Amoruso's Must-Read Guide To Life

When Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso released her first book <i>#Girlboss</i> in 2014, it became a pop culture phenomenon. It was talked about everywhere …

Self-improvement

City A.M. Unregulated podcast: Virgin Money chief executive Jayne-Anne Gadhia on what she has learned from Richard Branson

Virgin Money chief executive Jayne-Anne Gadhia, one of the most senior women in UK finance, on her new book, her life in banking - and what she has …

Banking

Top of Mind: 6 Tips for Overcoming Self-Doubt

I used to second-guess myself. As I matured, I realized the key is to find balance and place as much importance on my family and relationships as I …

Self-improvement

Your Success Is A Result Of Failure

<i>Your Success Is A Result Of Failure.</i> Hey, glad to have you back. In this article I want to dialogue about how <i>Your Success Is A Result Of Failure</i> <i></i>Also, …

Motivation

What I’ve Learned From Recording 300 Podcast Episodes

When I started this podcast on January 18th, 2011, I had no idea what 100 episodes would look like.<p>And now I’m 300 episodes in. It has been an …

Podcasting

LinkedIn Learning Now Offers Courses From Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global

LinkedIn Learning, the professional network’s online learning destination, now offers six new courses from Thrive Global, <b>Arianna Huffington</b>’s new …

Learning

The David Rubenstein Show: David Petraeus

"The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations" explores successful leadership through the personal and professional choices of the most …

Foreign Policy

A quick phone call with a colleague led to a revelation that's made me more productive — and happier

I stared at the massive stack of paperwork in front of me and cringed.<p>It wasn’t just any paperwork. It was the worst kind of administrative stuff that requires 5 different documents from 5 different folders (btw, I didn’t know where any of this information was).<p>I was dragging my feet on it for …

Don't Ask

21 Hilarious Reactions To Kevin O'Leary Dropping Out Of The Conservative Race

Kevin O'Leary is dropping out and endorsing Maxime Bernier for leader, saying he didn't have enough support in Quebec to become prime minister.<p>Posted on April 26, 2017, 19:58 GMT<p>Kevin O'Leary dropped out of the Conservative leadership race on Wednesday, saying he lacked enough support in Quebec to …

Kevin O'Leary

Productivity Secrets for Success as a Freelance Consultant

<i>This is an excerpt from my book Code For Cash that I coauthored with Jay El-Kaake.</i><p><i>Try not to become a [wo]man of success. Rather become a [wo]man of</i> …

Time Management

Desire - the Starting Point For All Achievement

<i>(An excerpt from The Strangest Secret Library – available on Amazon)</i><p>Desire – Starting Point for All Achievement<p>The First Step toward Riches<p>WHEN Edwin …

Mind

Movers Agree

<i>This content was created in collaboration with the Driskill Foundation, which funds curiosity-boosting programs for kids and teens, helping develop</i> …

Learning

7 Super Powers of Highly Successful, Conscious People

The more I work in the field of personal development, the more I become aware of human potential in all its glory. I am frequently touched by people …

Happiness

Want to Be a Successful Entrepreneur? Start by Knowing Yourself

The importance of truly understanding the business owner within.<p>It's been fashionable for a long time for people to "find themselves." Over forty years, I've noticed that a lot of the people that are looking for that sort of hidden knowledge of self also seem to be those that own their own business.<p>…

Entrepreneurship