Habits

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The Secret to Successful Goal-Setting (And Having Your Best Year Ever)
Productivity

The Secret to Successful Goal-Setting (And Having Your Best Year Ever)

If you haven't gotten pumped about 2015 yet, this is sure to get you going.
Lewis Howes
6 Purges Every Entrepreneur Should Make This New Year
Habits

6 Purges Every Entrepreneur Should Make This New Year

Stop resolving to do things different or anew. Consider instead purging obstacles in your life that are keeping you from achieving your dreams.
Peter Gasca
When Creating New Habits, Avoid the Second Mistake
Habits

When Creating New Habits, Avoid the Second Mistake

When it comes to building good habits and breaking bad habits, individual mistakes do not matter in the long-run. Instead, it is the second mistake that is far more important.
James Clear
2 Ways to Positively Identify and Fire Your Worst Employee
Productivity

2 Ways to Positively Identify and Fire Your Worst Employee

At the same time figure out how to cultivate the very best person you have.
Kelsey Ramsden
Entrepreneur's Most Popular Infographics of 2014
Infographics

Entrepreneur's Most Popular Infographics of 2014

A picture is worth a thousand words. These infographics -- which look at everything from the signs of a disengaged employees to the habits of the world's wealthiest people -- prove that.
Carly Okyle
4 Ways to Use Psychology to Win Your Competition's Customers
Consumer Psychology

4 Ways to Use Psychology to Win Your Competition's Customers

Bringing a better product to market gets you nowhere until customers are in the habit of using it.
Nir Eyal
Want a Happier, More Productive Life? Check Out Our Top 10 Stories on Habits in 2014.
Habits

Want a Happier, More Productive Life? Check Out Our Top 10 Stories on Habits in 2014.

Of the many stories we published this year about habit optimization, the most resonant seemed to focus on cultivating creativity and developing healthy sleeping habits.
Geoff Weiss
Want a Good Night's Sleep? Ditch the E-Reader.
Sleep

Want a Good Night's Sleep? Ditch the E-Reader.

Researchers found that reading on a tablet decreased feelings of sleepiness, shortened REM sleep and suppressed the production of melatonin in participants before bedtime.
Laura Entis
What I Do When it Feels Like My Work Isn't Good Enough
Habits

What I Do When it Feels Like My Work Isn't Good Enough

Self-doubt is not a cost you have to pay to become better. Let's talk about why.
James Clear
One Way to Beat Bad Online Habits and Be More Productive
Habits

One Way to Beat Bad Online Habits and Be More Productive

This app can give your willpower the muscle it needs to keep you focused and on track for success.
Jason Fell
Entrepreneur's Top 10 Productivity Articles of 2014
Productivity

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Productivity Articles of 2014

Busy doesn't always equal productive. These helpful articles, our most-viewed stories on the hot topic this year, illustrate the difference. Check them out to learn how to stay focused and get more done in the year ahead.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Do You Believe in Magic? Don't.
Leadership

Do You Believe in Magic? Don't.

One phenomenon is responsible for more failed businesses, blown careers, and financial debt than you can imagine. And it's practically an epidemic among the entrepreneur crowd.
Steve Tobak
Improve Your Business Intuition By Doing One Simple Thing
Business Circle

Improve Your Business Intuition By Doing One Simple Thing

Whether you believe in hunches and luck or not, you can greatly increase your effectiveness to intuit by consistently performing this one task.
Peter Gasca