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How to Curb the Stress Factor at Your Startup

How to Curb the Stress Factor at Your Startup

Five strategies that managers can employ to reduce workplace stress and foster a more productive work environment.
The DNA of a 'Maker': AOL.com President on Work-Life Balance

The DNA of a 'Maker': AOL.com President on Work-Life Balance

For many, the age-old topic of work-life balance is not just a conversation starter reserved for dinner parties and coffee dates. It's a very real, daily challenge.
How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

We've all been told we need at least eight hours of sleep. But are some of us not 'built that way?' Or are we just fooling ourselves?
7 Lessons in Harmony for Family Startups

7 Lessons in Harmony for Family Startups

Running a family business can unite members of a family but it can also tear them apart. Here are some tips keeping the peace, both at home and at the office.
You Need a Real Vacation (And So Do Your Employees)

You Need a Real Vacation (And So Do Your Employees)

A recent survey shows that, as a nation, we're pretty bad at unplugging. Here are five reasons you should.
How Better Habits Can Make You Better at Business -- and Life

How Better Habits Can Make You Better at Business -- and Life

In this Google Hangout, we'll chat with behavior science expert James Clear about how you can form good habits and kick the bad ones.
My Biggest Mistake: Falling Into the 24/7 Trap

My Biggest Mistake: Falling Into the 24/7 Trap

For our series My Biggest Mistake, the co-founder of GroSocial opens up about being completely consumed by his entrepreneurial endeavor and how that lifestyle had major consequences.
Are You Actually Setting Goals? Probably Not. Here's How in 3 Steps.

Are You Actually Setting Goals? Probably Not. Here's How in 3 Steps.

If you want to see the magic of achieving your big vision, you’ll need to devote time to mastering the creation of goals.
How to Rock the Cradle at Home and Work? Realize a Perfect Work-Life Balance Is Impossible.

How to Rock the Cradle at Home and Work? Realize a Perfect Work-Life Balance Is Impossible.

You can be a wonderful parent and exemplary businessperson while relying on support systems.
Why Entrepreneurs Should Stop Celebrating the 60-Hour Workweek

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.
How to Embrace 'The Lazy Entrepreneur' Philosophy  (And Still Be Successful)

How to Embrace 'The Lazy Entrepreneur' Philosophy (And Still Be Successful)

Many people believe you need to work like a dog to make your business a success, but that is not always necessarily true. Entrepreneurs that work smartly can have a successful business, while also working less hours.
How to Overcome the Myths of Entrepreneurship

How to Overcome the Myths of Entrepreneurship

With a new startup popping up every day, many people have formed stereotypes of what entrepreneurship entails. Here are a few misconceptions about the entrepreneurial journey and how to overcome them.
How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical

How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical

Taking time away from your fledgling startup for a personal getaway might seem unreasonable, but it might be exactly what and your company need. Here's how.
What David Brenner Taught Us About Defining Success

What David Brenner Taught Us About Defining Success

Don't be fooled by the obituaries that suggest the comedian never achieved the success he sought. He knew better, and that is a lesson for us.
Nurturing Your 'Baby:' Starting a Family While Running a Startup

Nurturing Your 'Baby:' Starting a Family While Running a Startup

As a father and a CEO of a startup, Jake Gibson offers up insight on how he manages to get it all done.
Does Your Job Satisfy You? (Infographic)

Does Your Job Satisfy You? (Infographic)

An infographic from LinkedIn explores what motivates employees all around the world.
Always Working? How to Pull Back Before It Hurts You.

Always Working? How to Pull Back Before It Hurts You.

Being on the job all the time can put your productivity, happiness and even your health at risk.
7 Essential Habits of a Healthy Entrepreneur

7 Essential Habits of a Healthy Entrepreneur

Being the founder of a company can be detrimental to your health. But that doesn't have to be the case. Here are seven ways to become a healthier entrepreneur.
Startup Life Driving You Crazy? Here Are 3 Ways to Recharge.

Startup Life Driving You Crazy? Here Are 3 Ways to Recharge.

Launching and running a startup can be a buzzkill to your social and personal life. Yet, having "me" time can actually be productive to your endeavor.
12 Steps to Help Manage Your Work-Life Balance on the Go

12 Steps to Help Manage Your Work-Life Balance on the Go

With mobile capabilities making it easier than ever for entrepreneurs to conduct business on the go, often, business life gets mixed with personal time. Check out 12 steps for how to remain productive while also maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
Surviving to Thriving: Why Entrepreneurs Need to Take a Break

Surviving to Thriving: Why Entrepreneurs Need to Take a Break

While entrepreneurs have helped our economy climb out of the Great Recession with their 'can do' attitude and strong work ethic, they may need to take a break to continue their innovative streak and perseverance.
Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Trying to keep up with technology is like trying to earn love from a person who doesn’t know how to love.
4 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Work/Life Balance

4 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Work/Life Balance

Finding an optimal work/life balance isn’t easy, but there are a few things you can do today to steer yourself to a healthier, happier place.
3 Easy Tricks For Getting Fit at the Office

3 Easy Tricks For Getting Fit at the Office

Often entrepreneurs become so entrenched in the day-to-day tasks of running a business that they put their health on the back burner. But it doesn't have to be that way. Here are a few tips on how to balance work and health as a hectic small-business owner.
Why Staying Small Is Better for Your Sanity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

Why Staying Small Is Better for Your Sanity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how keeping your business small lets you control your schedule, what Jerry Seinfeld has to teach you about productivity and more advice for business owners.

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