Focus http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/focus The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Focus en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237469 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237469 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237134 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237134 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236328 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236328 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236348 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236348 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236575 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236575 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236345 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236345 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236330 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236330 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235911 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235911 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236107 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236107 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235436 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235436 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234569 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234569 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233419 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233419 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231528 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231528 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232762 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232762 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232407 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232407 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232322 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232322 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232210 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232210 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232087 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232087 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231965 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231965 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231906 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231906 Laura Entis