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Why Deliberate Practice Matters for Entrepreneurs

Real improvement requires short bursts of focused learning and concentration.

When Your Business Is About to Hit a Wall, Figure Out What You Need to Change

This female CEO discusses how finding yourself in a rut is a matter of working your way out of it.

Bill Gates Hopes His New Favorite Book Will Turn You Into an Optimist

Apparently the world is actually getting better.

Embrace Your Setbacks -- and Use Them to Your Advantage

We're either the sum of our setbacks or the sum of our triumphs. Choose the latter.

Wonder Women Focus on Progress, Not Perfection

Leading disruption is a never-ending and iterative journey. You can't move forward if you keep waiting for perfection.

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