Personality

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The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)
Personality

The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)

Calling all introverts, extroverts, and everything in between: here's what your personality type says about what kind of job suits you best.
Kate Taylor
How to Work With a Narcissist
Psychology

How to Work With a Narcissist

Tips and tricks for managing relationships with a less-than-ideal personality type.
Rebekah Iliff
Are You a Generalist or Specialist?
Personality Type

Are You a Generalist or Specialist?

How you manage your career depends on whether you are one or the other.
Marc Miller
Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurship Favors the Bold
Taking risks

Richard Branson on Why Entrepreneurship Favors the Bold

You will always miss the shots you don't take, so it pays to shoot often.
Richard Branson
This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile
Productivity

This Secret to Success Might Just Make You Smile

Boost your emotional intelligence and productivity by being more positive.
Nina Zipkin
Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.
Customer Service

Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.

If you're a jerk looking for work, the former head of Reddit just might have a job for you. Nice guys need not apply.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Sales Secret Can Help You Conquer Aggressive Negotiators
Sales Strategies

This Sales Secret Can Help You Conquer Aggressive Negotiators

The next time you encounter a buyer or seller who strongly insists on a certain point, pick at it and take advantage.
Grant Cardone
Tony Robbins: 6 Basic Needs That Make Us Tick
Behavior

Tony Robbins: 6 Basic Needs That Make Us Tick

Whatever you think your nirvana is, there are universal needs that drive all human behavior. Here's what they are.
Tony Robbins
9 Blind Spots That Sabotage Businesses, and How to Beat Them
Mistakes

9 Blind Spots That Sabotage Businesses, and How to Beat Them

The biggest challenge entrepreneurs may face is either a self-limiting or self-inflated view of their capabilities.
Sangeeta Bharadwaj Badal
3 Reasons You Should Adopt an Attitude of Gratitude
Gratitude

3 Reasons You Should Adopt an Attitude of Gratitude

Being thankful isn't just for Thanksgiving. Adopting some of these techniques can help you become a better entrepreneur.
Adam Toren
The 8 Signs of a Bad Leader
Leadership Qualities

The 8 Signs of a Bad Leader

Any one or more of these traits would be a red flag that a person might not be ready for a leadership position.
The 3 Most Important Characteristics When Hiring at a Startup
Hiring

The 3 Most Important Characteristics When Hiring at a Startup

Find the diamonds in the rough, the talented folks who might not fit the classic mold. These individuals can have potential for tremendous growth, for themselves and their employer.
Jay Gould
The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both
Managing Employees

The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both

Having strong social and analytical skills is crucial for both leaders and their employees. They promote problem-solving ability and the ability to work together as a group.
Andre Lavoie
Study: If Your Team Has Too Many Superstars, Performance Will Suffer
Teamwork

Study: If Your Team Has Too Many Superstars, Performance Will Suffer

In collaborative professional sports, too many elite players can detract from a team's overall performance, according to a recent study.
Laura Entis