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Want To Make More Money? Go Clean Your Closet (Seriously)

Allison Volk | Posted 06.23.2016 | Arts
Allison Volk

I accept that you may already think I'm crazy just based on the headline of this article. But despite that - or perhaps because of it - I'm going to ...

Business-Building Advice From The 0.1 Percent

John Bowen | Posted 06.22.2016 | Business
John Bowen

What could you do for your business if you knew some of the key success strategies used by the very wealthiest professionals and their families -- not...

If Your Life Were a Piece of Art, Would You Buy It?

Jody Michael | Posted 06.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jody Michael

Whether you're an executive running a Fortune 500 company, an entrepreneur launching your own business or a parent running a household, the details that get your attention will culminate in your work of art. You are, after all, sculpting your future in every moment.

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part III: Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Improving Lives via Microfinancing

O'Brien Browne | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In this interview, co-author Pamina Mullins and I speak to Devotha Ntuke Minzi, Chief Executive Officer and founder of K-finance Limited, a microfinan...

What to Do When You Feel Like a Fraud in Your Business

Allison Volk | Posted 06.01.2016 | Business
Allison Volk

Last week a client asked me, "Allison, how can I possibly position myself as an expert in my field when I know that there are people in the world who are more experienced and knowledgeable than I am?"

How to Win at Networking

Shari Medini | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business
Shari Medini

When we hear the phrase "business networking," we picture a room full of men in suits swapping business cards and reciting canned elevator pitches. However, you can set yourself apart from the crowd in a professional and memorable manner by doing a few simple things.

How Your Mindset Makes Your Business Strategy Meaningful

Anita Heidema | Posted 05.02.2016 | Business
Anita Heidema

Isn't synchronicity a fascinating phenomenon?

3 Character Keys for Business Success

Jan O'Brien | Posted 04.04.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jan O'Brien

Over the last 23 years as a salesperson, broker-manager, trainer and coach in the real estate industry, I've found that the top producers all share ce...

Weathering Unpredictability in Your Business

Christie Browning | Posted 03.21.2016 | Business
Christie Browning

I don't know what the weather is like where you live, but where I am at, the nights and mornings have been down right chilly lately. When I crawl into...

5 Accountability Strategies for Entrepreneurs That Actually Work

Lisa Larter | Posted 03.17.2016 | Business
Lisa Larter

Google "accountability strategies for entrepreneurs" and you'll get over 40 Million results, that's how popular accountability is. The reason you end...

How Your Plan B Is Holding You Back From Business Success

Dequiana Jackson | Posted 03.10.2016 | Business
Dequiana Jackson

When you know you have a fallback plan, projects related to your passion can fall to the wayside. I'm not talking about the work you do to keep the lights on. I'm talking about the work you know you were called to do, those teachings that will really make a difference once you share them with the world.

Developing a Relationship With Fear Is What it Takes to Succeed in Business Says Entrepreneurship Expert

Angelina Darrisaw | Posted 03.10.2016 | Women
Angelina Darrisaw

"It's not enough to follow your dreams, we must chase them," is Teneshia Jackson Warner's personal life motto. After 5 years of working for IBM Global...

Surprising Business Lessons from a Hindu Priest-Entrepreneur

John Bowen | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
John Bowen

It can feel near impossible sometimes to manage all the responsibilities we have and do so in a way that actually brings us joy. How can we get the mo...

Without Self-discipline, You Will Fail!

Jim Fannin | Posted 02.05.2016 | Business
Jim Fannin

Sorry to be so negative. However, without self-discipline your failure will be all but guaranteed. This is especially true if your dream or vision i...

3 Steps That Will Lead You From 'I Can't' to 'I Can'

Jennifer (Alice) Fidder, M.A. | Posted 01.27.2016 | Business
Jennifer (Alice) Fidder, M.A.

I did a little poll the other day because I was curious what the most common reason for new entrepreneurs is that is holding them back from reaching their goals. First let me say, I was really surprised by the amount of responses I got.

What If There Was a Formula for Success?

Gordon Tredgold | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
Gordon Tredgold

What if there was a formula for success: a simple, easy-to-understand, repeatable formula that we could follow that would improve our results? If the...

What Warren Buffet, Sir Richard Branson and Elon Musk Know About Success (and You Should Too!)

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 11.03.2015 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

How we fail, how we perceive our failures and perhaps, most importantly, how we respond to them (the actions we take following our failures) will determine how successful we are in business and life.

5 Ways to Maximize Your 'Time ROI'

John Bowen | Posted 10.13.2015 | Business
John Bowen

Having freedom of time is a big reason we became entrepreneurs. We want to spend our hours doing what we love to do professionally, while also having enough time away from the business to pursue our other passions. Unfortunately, we usually end up working "half time" -- meaning 12 hours a day instead of the entire 24.

Leverage LinkedIn for Big Business Success

John Bowen | Posted 09.16.2015 | Business
John Bowen

LinkedIn has become perhaps the top platform on the Internet for entrepreneurs to connect with prospects, stay in touch with existing clients and start conversations that ultimately lead to more business.

Working for Tech Giants: How Small Businesses Can Win Monster Deals

Tatiana Krivitskaya | Posted 09.04.2015 | Business
Tatiana Krivitskaya

For years people have been coming up to me and asking: "How does a relatively small company of 200 people manage to work for giant companies like Intel and AMD, Epson and HP, Disney, Microsoft, Nike, NVIDIA, GoPro... and manage to do it year after year?" Here is the story.

This Powerful Combination Will Help Your Business Soar

John Bowen | Posted 09.03.2015 | Business
John Bowen

For many of us, the biggest threat to the continued growth of our businesses isn't changes in the marketplace or even our competitors. It's ourselves.

Lets Start With a Code for Guaranteed Success

Ian Khan | Posted 09.01.2015 | Business
Ian Khan

Put special emphasis and extra due diligence when hiring people. Make it a habit to spend the maximum amount of time discussing what drives people, what motivates them and if their life philosophy aligns with your organizations direction.

8 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Your Business

Helen Roe | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business
Helen Roe

A lot of the time we are so involved working in our business instead of on our business, that our mistakes are not blatantly obvious. Often we need the 'bigger picture' view or advice from someone who's outside of our business to identify where we can improve.

Multitasking Lowers Your Emotional Intelligence?

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 07.13.2016 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

The term multitasking is perhaps the best word we can use to describe our modus operandi - at work and at play. Multi-tasking, the ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously has become a way of life in modern society.

Why Your Mental Game Is Infinitely More Important for Your Business Success Than You Think

Uchechi Ezurike-Bosse | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Uchechi Ezurike-Bosse

There's no denying it, business success is 80-90 percent about your mental game. This is something I see every day because I've worked with people and...