Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Things to Know Before You Dating an Entrepreneur
Dating an entrepreneur is a great experience, but there are a few things you should know. 1. They read a lot about business and self-development. Entrepreneurs...

5 Things You Should Always Keep Secret
It is not advisable to communicate the details of your life to everyone – because sometimes a listening ear becomes a running mouth. It...

Reasons We Date Our Ex
Raise your hand if you've ever fantasized about an ex. Arm up? Because mine sure is. But here's the thing: as much as we'd like...

15 Things Nobody Can Teach You Except You
Life is a lovely trip which is loaded with recollections and motivation. Your life is yours. All your precious ones can help you to...

How To Train Your Brain To Stop Worrying
Whether good or bad, worrying occupies our brain by focusing on an uncertain future that we can’t control. It is said that depression is focusing...

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Freedom is major awards for which humankind has struggled throughout its existence. The power of decision is a fable that is currently possessed only...

Tips to Help You Manage Stress
Stress. Stress! We all suffer from it throughout our lives, even throughout each day. It can cause anxiety, depression, and mental and physical fatigue....

Ways to Develop Daily Discipline
Many people wonder how I manage to stay so disciplined. They think my life must be very hard because I've always followed a strict...

How to Be More Confident
Look at yourself. Who do you see? Superhero, muscles bulging, cape flying-ready to conquer the world? No? If you don't believe you can conquer...

How to speak up for yourself
  Yes, it's possible to ask for what you want without coming across as a jerk, says social psychologist Adam Galinsky. Speaking up is hard to...

PEOPLE JUDGE YOU BASED ON 2 CRITERIA WHEN THEY FIRST MEET YOU
People size you up in seconds, but what exactly are they evaluating? Harvard Business School professor Amy Cuddy has been studying first impressions alongside fellow...

Three Powerful Ways To Stay Positive
We've all received the well-meaning advice to "stay positive." The greater the challenge, the more this glass-half-full wisdom can come across as Pollyannaish and...

Want to have more time? Stop These 13 Biggest Time Wasters
We all have the same 24 hours in each day to create, produce results, live our best lives, make an impact and be present....

What’s holding you back from landing your dream job or advancing in your career? Are you afraid of failure? Of the stress of more...

10 Habits of Successful Introverts
Hey, introverts! Stop trying to become an extrovert. Embrace your unique and successful qualities. I just finished reading, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a...

"Experience" is one of those vague words that can mean almost anything.  Work experiences come in all shapes and sizes, some of which stay with...

Ten things to consider before you say
We all get frustrated in our jobs. We don't get the support we need. Other team members don't step up. We work for horrible...

9 Things Smart People Won't Do
TalentSmart has tested more than a million people and found that the upper echelons of top performance are filled with people who are high in...

Are You a Leader or a Follower?
Leadership is the art of persuasion—the act of motivating people to do more than they ever thought possible in pursuit of a greater good. It...

A Checklist for Making Happy Decisions about Spending Your Time, Energy, and Money
We all have to make decisions about how to spend our precious time, energy, and money. Because of my happiness project, I now explicitly ask...

Are you truly rich?
Food for thought. "Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that...

7 Types of Loneliness (and Why It Matters)
One major challenge within happiness is loneliness. The more I’ve learned about happiness, the more I’ve come to believe that loneliness is a common and important...

Do you actually have fun at work?
I do, it's an absolute must. I have worked for some truly amazing, industry-leading companies over my 17-year career in IT and I consider myself...

What Is the Secret to Student Success?
Within the field of higher education, one of the important metrics for gauging the effectiveness of programs is student retention. Retention measures the number...

The Business of Marriage
Every business needs to prosper, especially the business of marriage. If you don't look at your marriage like a business you aren't giving it...

50 Ways to Get Things Done Fast
If patience is a virtue, then urgency is divine. You want to move with speed and urgency in your business—and your life. You won’t...

10 Reasons You Have Money Issues
I was raised by a mother who was responsible for five kids and had no clue about money. I know how difficult money can...

Interviewing at Google? Here's 6 Things You Absolutely Need To Do
Having interviewed, coached, and sat on hiring committees with many candidates during my three year tenure at Google, I’ve learned a lot about what works...

People Learn From Mistakes, But It Doesn't Have To Be Their Mistakes
What if you could avoid making all life changing mistakes? Mistakes like investing years of your life into dating the wrong person only to...

Want To Succeed In 2017? Then You Have To Pick Yourself
Never before in history has there been a better time for individuals to market themselves and their ideas than today. Thanks to social media...

The career advice I wish I had at 25
In the future, when we turn 50, we will each be given a ticket to a time machine and, just once, we will be...

I've Worked For Two Billionaires. Here's What I Learned From Them.
I have spent decades “being educated” –  in college, graduate school, numerous professional certifications, and now a PhD program. All of that schooling and...

My Favorite Books of 2016
Never before have I felt so empowered to learn as I do today. When I was young, there were few options to learn on...

Do You Accept a Job Offer Only for Future Possibilities?
It takes quite a bit of time and effort to find a job, especially when you take into consideration the amount of time spent...

The power of commitment
This morning we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Societe Generale Foundation. At a festive breakfast open to all we enthusiastically celebrated the commitment...

Why you should start your own business in 2017? I started 2016 with no salary, no degree and...
After leaving corporate life in late 2015, I started 2016 with no salary, no degree and no knowledge of how to start, run and manage...

After work, is what determines your future! Spend one hour per day doing these 5 things and your life will change forever!
You finish work at 6 pm, go to bed at 12 midnight. Within these six hours, how do you spend them? Watching TV? In fact, the activities...

THE 7 Beliefs of Extraordinary People
Think of the people you admire. Chances are, they’re just like you and me ..… ordinary people doing the extraordinary – as they (or we)...

The Beauty of Gratitude
The beauty of gratitude.  Hmmm, don’t you think that’s ‘pie in the sky’ sometimes – so out of reach when in the moment life...

10 Commandments of Good Relationships
People matter, don’t they? We know it, and often we forget it.  We’re all human and sometimes life gets the better of us.  ? Here’s a...

The 10 Commandments of Entrepreneurship
The 10 Commandments of Entrepreneurship: #1 – Don’t start a company for the money. Start a company for the mission and the money will follow. #2...

Are you between a rock and a hard place?
Are you between a rock and a hard place? Then Dwayne The Rock Johnson has a story for you: In Dwayne’s early years, his dad, Rocky Johnson...

The hardest thing to do in a startup = stop doing everything. When Sara Blakely was 29, she quit her door-to-door fax salesperson job and...

Future shock
Idealog was lucky enough to get a few moments of his time, so we kept is short and hit him with the biggest questions we...

Weekend inspiration for entrepreneurs
Weekend inspiration for entrepreneurs: Are you so driven to create something great, you would do it for free? That’s what Ron Avitzur did – By...

World’s wealthiest self – made female Billionaire
What’s the rags to riches story that has led a young girl in poverty to become the World’s wealthiest self-made female billionaire? There’s a good...

Proof that entrepreneurship doesn’t depend on your company size, but on your mindset
Proof that entrepreneurship doesn’t depend on your company size, but on your mindset: Here are the top five company comebacks – each from the...

How long does it take to create an overnight success
How long does it take to create an overnight success? For Fred Smith, the first FedEx overnight package actually took eleven years to deliver… In...

How do great entrepreneurs always manage to give more than they take
How do great entrepreneurs always manage to give more than they take, and still end up with more? By knowing the difference between scarce...

Could you turn your passion into a billion dollar business
Could you turn your passion into a billion dollar business? That’s what Frank Wang did. As a child, Frank had a passion for flight: “At...

Tina Turner, an inspiration for all.
What would you do if your mum leaves when you’re 11, your dad leaves you at 13, you then lived with your grandma who...

The key to overcoming anything
The key to overcoming anything: It is in our darkest times that we find our greatest strength. Yesterday, one year on from the worst day...

Of all the many entrepreneur lessons I have learned, one of the very best lessons came by accident, on a river in Sri Lanka.
Of all the many entrepreneur lessons I have learned, one of the very best lessons came by accident, on a river in Sri Lanka. When...

Do you believe in luck? Here’s the incredible story of 34-year old William Tanuwijaya, who has created Indonesia’s first Billion dollar ‘Unicorn’, and the...

What will people say about you when you’re gone
What will people say about you when you’re gone? Most of us don’t get the chance to find out. But one person did. In...

Would you be willing to leave it all to come back with more
Would you be willing to leave it all to come back with more? Here’s the incredible story of how LeBron James traded reputation for results,...

greatest entrepreneur
The greatest entrepreneur speech ever: “Today I want to tell you three stories from my life. That’s it. No big deal. Just three stories. The first...

Funny how people you know are never there for you.
Funny how people you know are never there for you. Never supportive, you ask them for a favour, they brush it to the side,...

rice and chessboard
What’s the “rice and chessboard” problem, and how does it relate to the exponential growth we are seeing in the world today? The “rice and...