Focus

Effective Leadership Is Not About Running for Class President
Make More Happen

Effective Leadership Is Not About Running for Class President

Opting for respect over esteem is not easy medicine, but it's necessary. Follow the leadership principles of an iconic CEO.
Todd Wolfenbarger
3 Office Realities That Make Focus Nearly Impossible
Make More Happen

3 Office Realities That Make Focus Nearly Impossible

Between the distractions all around and our own shriveled attention spans, it is remarkable we get anything done.
Tasha Eurich
7 Mental Blocks Preventing Your Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

7 Mental Blocks Preventing Your Success

You don't have to let self-doubt, fear and lack of focus complicate your life and stagnate your business growth.
Paul Evans
The Truth About Winning Is That it Requires a Team
Leadership

The Truth About Winning Is That it Requires a Team

A firm's success or failure is a clear reflection of the leadership capacity.
Donald Thompson
What These 9 Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Morning
Mornings

What These 9 Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Morning

From meditation to a coffee fix, you can use these tips to jumpstart your morning
Nina Zipkin
The Business Benefits of the Handwritten Letter
Personal Branding

The Business Benefits of the Handwritten Letter

Somehow, the countless emails people write now seem unlikely to be read a century from now like we read the letters people penned long ago.
Jacqueline Whitmore
6 Ways to Master Distraction and Stay Focused
Productivity

6 Ways to Master Distraction and Stay Focused

Everybody juggling competing priorities needs a plan for handling the inevitable distractions.
Peter Daisyme
After Flying 74 Times in One Year, This Entrepreneur Developed an App to Make Traveling Less Lonely
20 Questions

After Flying 74 Times in One Year, This Entrepreneur Developed an App to Make Traveling Less Lonely

For our '20 Questions' series, the founder of friend-finder app Sup talks to us about how his mission differs from other social networks, what he does to stay productive and how Google spreadsheets is a life saver.
Lindsay Friedman
3 Ways to Declutter Your Mental Workspace
Focus

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mental Workspace

The world is designed to distract you. Staying focus starts in your own head.
Mahesh Rajagopalan
5 Ways New Entrepreneurs Can Ease Information Overload
Young Entrepreneurs

5 Ways New Entrepreneurs Can Ease Information Overload

Information may be power but it can also be overwhelming. Here are five tips to help budding business owners to stay focused.
Jeff Stephens
10 Reasons You're Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)
Productivity

10 Reasons You're Not Getting Your Work Done (Infographic)

Distractions can be … hold on, I got a text.
Grace Reader
7 Lessons From a Side Hustler
Side Businesses

7 Lessons From a Side Hustler

Whether it's for extra money or the pursuit of happiness, when you have a side gig make sure you use these tips for success.
James Tew
6 Business Skills They Didn't Teach You In College
Business Skills

6 Business Skills They Didn't Teach You In College

Important lessons entrepreneurs must learn if they're going to have a successful business.
Allison Maslan
If You Push Hard Nonstop, You Will Not Become Superhuman. You Will Burn Out.
Productivity

If You Push Hard Nonstop, You Will Not Become Superhuman. You Will Burn Out.

A former corporate venture capitalist turned professional adventurer says that rest is the key to a successful and creative career.
Catherine Clifford

Focus is a key concept in the business world -- not only is it important to maintain focus during day-to-day operations, but entrepreneurs should also be able to focus on their long-term goals. The key to focus for entrepreneurs is finding a personalized method of retaining concentration over a sustained period of time.