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Stop Reacting and Start Responding
Entrepreneurs

Stop Reacting and Start Responding

Virtually all of your thoughts and feelings are conditioned responses to past experiences. But if your strategy is flawed, you'll continue to get low returns on your efforts.
Shawn Mcintyre
A Simple Solution to Taking Things Personally and Overreacting
Problem Solving

A Simple Solution to Taking Things Personally and Overreacting

When you are facing an issue, just ask yourself a simple question before taking any action.
Stephen Key
Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.
Leadership

Leadership Training Backed by Former U.S. Presidents? It's Happening.

The first class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program has begun.
Nina Zipkin
The 3 Traits of 'A' Players Who Drive Companies to Success
Hiring Tips

The 3 Traits of 'A' Players Who Drive Companies to Success

Hiring is a notoriously tricky process. Finding the stars you need requires knowing what to look for, and how to spot it.
Zachary Poll
Solitude Can Be Your Most Powerful Thinking Tool
Productivity

Solitude Can Be Your Most Powerful Thinking Tool

Life can be hectic at times and get the best of us. Find time to be alone with your thoughts and find solutions.
Matt Mayberry
Throw Out the 'Painkillers,' 'Vitamins' and Other Bad Metaphors in Silicon Valley
Problem Solving

Throw Out the 'Painkillers,' 'Vitamins' and Other Bad Metaphors in Silicon Valley

A CEO decries a venture-capital focus on companies that provide quick fixes to symptoms rather than long-term prevention.
David Hassell
How to Solve a Problem In 3 Steps -- Define It, Redefine It, Repeat
Problem Solving

How to Solve a Problem In 3 Steps -- Define It, Redefine It, Repeat

Often, it is only when we seek a solution that we realize the complexity what the problem really is.
Mike Stringer
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
25 Business and Life Lessons I've Learned Since My Mother's Death
Personal Development

25 Business and Life Lessons I've Learned Since My Mother's Death

Achieve a breakthrough after enduring a personal loss.
Meiko Patton
Finding Innovative Ideas in Unexpected Places
Innovation

Finding Innovative Ideas in Unexpected Places

Looking far outside your own industry can yield surprising solutions to tough problems.
Anne Fisher
4 Excuses Holding You Back From Being an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

4 Excuses Holding You Back From Being an Entrepreneur

Everybody is scared to leave their cozy job and nobody starts a business with enough money. Overcoming those worries is what makes an entrepreneur.
John Rampton
6 Skills Remarkable Leaders Execute Better
Leadership Qualities

6 Skills Remarkable Leaders Execute Better

To be an exceptional leader these days, you do not need a new set of characteristics. You simply need to execute the traditional ones at a higher level.
Peter Gasca
In the Entrepreneur's Mind, Problems Are Only Hurdles in Front of Goals
Problem Solving

In the Entrepreneur's Mind, Problems Are Only Hurdles in Front of Goals

There are four key elements to problem solving on the entrepreneurship path.
Amy Rosen
4 Types of Apps That Never Succeed
Apps

4 Types of Apps That Never Succeed

If you're launching an app-based business, stay clear of these problems that will sink your startup.
Rahul Varshneya