High Performance

Goals

Forget Big Goals. Take Baby Steps for Small, Daily Wins.

Looking at the big picture and all the phases involved can be daunting. Use this strategy instead.
Entrepreneur Mindset

This Four-Letter Word Can Change Your Perspective and Lead You to Win

It seems that when you only seek to be successful, you fail. A shift in mindset can make all the difference.
Work-Life Balance

Advice From a Recovering Workaholic: Make a Shift to 'Less Is More'

After taking a flamethrower to the candle led to a forced career change, I learned a very important lesson.
Customer Experience

Lessons From a Country Music Duo to Make Your Business 'Big & Rich'

Professional musicians give inspiring performances. Successful entrepreneurs do the same thing.
Personal Health

Exercise Isn't Just Good for You. Your Startup's Success May Depend on It.

Regular workouts are key to operating at peak performance, with benefits such as improved thinking.
Managing Employees

6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss

Don't panic when a team's performance suddenly drops. Skip the carrots and sticks. Instead build mastery and trust among your staff.
Managing Employees

Field a Team of 'A' Players at Your Startup

Don't let chronic C players jeopardize your organization's chances at success.
New Year's resolutions

Want to Start Building Momentum for 2015? Start Your Resolutions Now.

Don't wait to start making positive changes in your personal and professional lives.
Productivity

Energy Management Is the Missing Link to Peak Performance

Managing your time is important, but make sure you're prioritizing high-value tasks.
Motivation

Enlist the Power of Suggestion to Boost Your Startup's Performance

Setting employee expectations is critical enough that it can mean the difference between success and failure.
Mentoring

The Biggest Blown Opportunity in Your Business

Most likely, someone in your organization is disengaged, and all their potential is falling through the gap. But there's a simple solution.
Project Grow

To Turn Potential Into Performance, You Need to Place Confidence in Others

Employees, clients and customers will be inspired to do better if you show them that you believe they can.
Innovation

Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats

Don't just look at the current best in your industry and do what they do. Try to be the best you, but feel free to borrow from unlikely sources.
Procrastination

Students Who Turn in Work Right at the Deadline Get Worse Grades, Study Finds

Procrastinators, take note: As seductive as it often sounds, working under pressure probably isn't the best strategy for achieving stellar results.
Executive Performance

Marathon Runners Make Better CEOs, Study Finds

New research finds a positive correlation between CEO fitness and firm value.