Focus The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Focus en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT The Work Habits That Will Make You Successful It doesn't matter whether you are just starting out or if you have years of experience. Making sure you have the right attitude and approach is vital. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT James Caan 5 Productivity Tricks From the Pros Since many entrepreneurs are unwilling (or just can't) cut back on their workload, they need to figure out how to work smarter, not harder. Here are a few tips on getting more done during the day. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:45:00 GMT Mike Templeman The Esquire Guy on the Right Way to Miss a Deadline Start by disclosing your failure as soon as you know you've failed. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Ross McCammon Need to Focus? Ask Yourself This Question. This tip will de-clutter your brain and help you get down to business. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 5 Questions Great Managers Need to Ask Themselves Daily No company can succeed in executing its bold strategies if the basics aren't being taken care of. Here's how to make sure you stay on track. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT Meg Whitman The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share Any successful entrepreneur will tell you that these five things are keys to going far in the business world. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Since You Can't Manipulate Time, Try These 13 Time-Saving Tips As an entrepreneur, you'll try to do it all. Don't. Instead, up your productivity with a clear schedule and working smarter. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jonathan Long My 7-Day Work Week Experiment The lessons I learned, plus the wisdom of the 'day of rest.' Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:00:00 GMT Joel Gascoigne Stress, Anxiety, Loneliness: How This Entrepreneur Lost Himself and Bounced Back Stronger Brian Bordainick built a $16 million company in less than two years. At one point in his journey, Bordainick 'snapped' and he had to work to get his feet back on the ground. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 4 Things Remarkable Startups Have In Common Great ideas are a dime a dozen. The startups that succeed focus on these four things. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT Thomas Oppong Finding Time in Your 25-Hour Workday to Support Your Team Buckle down to tackle those tasks needing a deep focus. Then you can multitask and respond to staff at other moments. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT David Hassell 3 Steps to Recovering Stolen Time: Confront Your 'Time Bandits' If you're like most people, you lose three to five hours every day to interruptions. Find out how to laser focus on work. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT Edward G. Brown 9 Ways to Become a Better Leader From encouraging dissenting voices to showing compassion, here are tips for leading with purpose and poise. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Rob Reuteman 4 Common Traits of the Best Chief Operating Officers The attributes of the greats of these oft-misunderstood leaders can provide examples for anyone. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Ryan Caldbeck Why Entrepreneurs Should Stop Celebrating the 60-Hour Workweek While launching a company can take up a lot of time, it doesn't necessarily have to be your whole life. Instead, entrepreneurs should be working smarter not harder. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:30:00 GMT Stephan Aarstol Crafting a Mission Statement That You'll Remember The key is for you to set goals like it's really your business; then use them as a yardstick for to measure everything your startup does. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:00:00 GMT Mike Kappel Master Your Zen to Improve a Startup's Cash Flow Entrepreneurs could take six lessons from yoga to enrich their business and worklife. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:00:00 GMT Charu Chandra 7 Things Great Entrepreneurs Know While there is no common blueprint for success, there are some common themes in those who do exceptionally well. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak Never Take Your Eye Off the Ball Large companies can survive a bad product review. You can't. Here are the two factors you can never lose sight of. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak 6 Ways to Strengthen Your Willpower Muscle Numerous studies have shown that our amount of willpower on any given day is finite. Here’s how to increase your reserve. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:30:00 GMT Laura Entis