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5 Steps to Becoming a More Empowered You in the New Year

By following these mantras, you'll truly change your perspective. And that's when goals become more attainable, writes serial entrepreneur Jen Groover.

5 Bad Habits That Are Harming Your Business

Make a resolution to cut these behaviors from your life.

6 Essential Time Savers for Overworked Young Entrepreneurs

Here are some approaches to work that can help make the best use of your time and energy when you're starting or growing a business.

4 Holiday Gifts for Time- and Fashion-Challenged Young Entrepreneurs

For the entrepreneur who has everything but time. Here are a few efficiency-boosting gift ideas that he/she or even you would love.

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: 8 Tips for Cultivating Keen Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.

Acting on Ideas and Other Tips This Week

How to get beyond brainstorming, beat procrastination and find more permanent customers: our best tips of the week.

4 Cures for Chronic Procrastination

Expert tips to help you stop making excuses, increase productivity, and get things done.

Nouns, Verbs, Time Management and You

Are your to-do lists filled with nouns or verbs? Here's how to work smarter.

6 Tips for Staying Sane Over the Holidays

Hard to believe the holidays are upon us, Thanksgiving has just wrapped and the rest of the holidays will be here in a blink. Here's your guide to a stress-free season.

5 Superfoods That Battle the Cold and Flu

Stocking up on nutrient-dense superfoods can help boost your immune system.

4 Ways to Build a Culture of Innovation at Your Startup

At a recent branding symposium in New York City, execs at Google and top-advertising firms shared their tips for spurring creativity.

How to Stay Focused When Everything Needs Your Attention

Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his tips for getting focused and productive.

The Truth About Multitasking: How Your Brain Processes Information

Think you're making the most of your time by writing e-mails as you talk on the phone? Cognitive scientist David Meyer unmasks the illusion behind the counterproductive habit of multitasking.

4 Ways to Disconnect and Get More Done Without Unplugging Completely

Here's how to find more tech-free time and gain control over your workday.

When Sustainability Starts With Yourself: The Key to Lasting Change in Your Personal Productivity

The first step to a lasting change you want to make is to recognize what is not working in your life.

Get More Done and Sleep Better at Night

When it's your business, turning off the day after you leave the office can be easier said than done. But knowing what's most important and recognizing your progress can help.

20 Must-Have Tools for Young Treps

Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his list of productivity essentials.

How Praising Employees Can Help Your Business Thrive

Five appreciation opportunities you can adopt today.

How to Tame Your Over-Distracted Entrepreneurial Brain

Student entrepreneur Lila Wilson on how her attention-deficit-disorder tendencies help her startup grow.

7 Ways to Make Gmail Faster

Follow these tips to make your email account more responsive.

Need a Post-Sandy Stress Reliever? Take Small Breaks

Just breathe, take a walk and eat nurturing foods. These tips and others will help you reduce your stress load, even when you're not dealing with a natural disaster.

How to Eat Your Way to a Less Stressful Day

Your diet might be making you more stressed out. Here's what to eat at every meal to help conquer your to do list with ease.

5 Ways to Cope With Working From Home

How to relieve anxiety and remain productive when you can't make it into the office.

NYC Entrepreneurs Stand Up to Hurricane Sandy

From local businesses to tech startups, a look at the creative ways some owners are keeping their businesses ticking along.

How to Turn Your Fear into Fuel

Three steps to make your entrepreneurial anxiety work for you.

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