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Entrepreneur Mindset

How to Escape From the Prison of Negative Thinking

Negative thinking is common but it's seldom really that bad.

Why Mindfulness Is a Must-Have Mental Skill

Every business leader faces overwhelm, self-doubt and a hundred other unhelpful habits of mind. Learning to pause them in their tracks puts you back in the pilot's seat.

Why Thinking Negatively Isn't Always a Bad Thing

Contrary to what you've always been told, thinking negatively can very much be a good thing.

5 Things Entrepreneurs Do Mindlessly Every Day That Sabotage Their Success

Insidious habits could have you stuck in a rut. Break free by celebrating small wins and focusing on the big picture.

Me, Myself and I: 4 Ways to Harness That Nagging Voice in Your Head

Internal dialogue is real, constant and often irrationally critical and pessimistic. Changing that tone is a powerful personal improvement.

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