Decision Making

Those Calorie Counts on Fast-Food Menus? They Aren't Working.
Personal Health

Those Calorie Counts on Fast-Food Menus? They Aren't Working.

Six years after New York City's mandate that calories be listed at chain restaurants, researchers have found that these labels, on their own, do not reduce the overall number of calories ordered.
Laura Entis
10 Mistakes Intelligent People Never Make Twice
Mistakes

10 Mistakes Intelligent People Never Make Twice

Smart, successful people are by no means immune to making mistakes; they simply have the tools in place to learn from their errors.
Travis Bradberry
11 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Overcome Uncertainty
Decision Making

11 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Overcome Uncertainty

Here are proven strategies you can use to improve the quality of your decisions when your emotions are clouding your judgment
Travis Bradberry
This Zen Concept Will Help You Stop Being a Slave to Old Behaviors
Productivity

This Zen Concept Will Help You Stop Being a Slave to Old Behaviors

The strategy is called shoshin, meaning 'beginner's mind.'
James Clear
How Being Mindful Can Help You Make Better Decisions
Decision Making

How Being Mindful Can Help You Make Better Decisions

The practice of mindfulness has a vast amount of research to support it, and any insight that improves your day-to-day life, work, and relationships within your organization is worth leveraging.
Paul Jun
5 Common Mental Errors That Stop You From Making Good Decisions
Decision Making

5 Common Mental Errors That Stop You From Making Good Decisions

Here are the mental errors that show up most frequently in our lives.
James Clear
How This Famous Behavioral Economist Is Trying to Help People Solve Their Most Common Money Problems
Decision Making

How This Famous Behavioral Economist Is Trying to Help People Solve Their Most Common Money Problems

Financial savings startup Qapital just named Duke psychology professor Dan Ariely its chief behavioral economist. Here's how he plans to help the company change users' spending and saving habits.
Laura Entis
Entrepreneurs Don't Overthink Things. They Make a Decision and Go With It.
Decision Making

Entrepreneurs Don't Overthink Things. They Make a Decision and Go With It.

Becoming an entrepreneur means accepting that you might fail. At some point, you've got to shut off your brain, and make a move.
Stephen Key
Starting a Business Is Hard So Try Flipping One Instead
Growth Strategies

Starting a Business Is Hard So Try Flipping One Instead

It's often easier to fix a struggling company than it is to create one from scratch.
Mike Kalis
Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer to Entrepreneurs: Firing People Is Part of Your Job
Control What You Can

Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer to Entrepreneurs: Firing People Is Part of Your Job

'Everyone has people working for them that shouldn't be. Free them from their own failure.'
Jason Fell
The 5 Decisions That Will Change Your Life Forever as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

The 5 Decisions That Will Change Your Life Forever as an Entrepreneur

Because entrepreneurship has been so heavily glamorized over the past decade, many people feel surprised and guilty about the fact that it can actually be a pretty tough choice to make.
Sujan Patel
The Common Beliefs We Get Wrong
Self-Awareness

The Common Beliefs We Get Wrong

As a society, we often overvalue unimportant things and undervalue the ideas and strategies that make a real difference.
James Clear
4 Books Your Timid Entrepreneurial Heart Wants You to Read
Books

4 Books Your Timid Entrepreneurial Heart Wants You to Read

Fearful about taking those first steps? Others have felt the same way. They've written whole books about it.
Sarah Vermunt
3 Signs That You Should Shut Down Your Business
Closing a Business

3 Signs That You Should Shut Down Your Business

It's not an easy decision, but sometimes circumstances dictate it's the right thing to do.
Deborah Mitchell