These 5 Pieces of Advice From Elon Musk, Tim Cook and Mark Zuckerberg to Young People Are Good For All of Us
Even advice-givers need advice once in a while.
Even advice-givers need advice once in a while.
It's no accident that Jeff Bezosbuilt one of today's most successful online businesses, and that made him the richest person in the world.
How Aaron Krause stays productive and keeps his sponge business growing.
I have come to a season in my life where the phrase “work-life balance” has suddenly taken on a whole new meaning—one I never expected. A lot of people don’t even like that phrase, work-life balance, since the word “balance” can make it sound like the ultimate goal is to achieve a perfect balance of both work, and the rest of our daily lives. But anyone who has spent any amount of time juggling the different areas of their life, learns very quickly that there will never be a perfect balance.
The real challenge is finding the hook and putting the people in place to make it all possible.
Ever hear of GrooveJar? ToDoist? Evernote? The reality is that you can automate more than you think.
Brandless co-founder and CEO Tina Sharkey says you should always jump headfirst into challenges.
Hedging your bets is part of playing smart in business. The next economic downturn isn't a question of if, but when. That’s why top entrepreneurs continuously reinforce their war chest while strategizing for the next seismic economic shift. Five savvy members of The Oracles share how they recession-proof their businesses so they can stay at their best even if the market is at its worst.
Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's "20 Questions" series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success strategies and advice for aspiring founders. If you go ...
Good managers help each member of the team bring out their inner superstar.
A well-structured business runs even while you rest.
Hyperfocus is a common but little-known asset of ADHD. It is the ability to focus intensely on something for hours or days at a time.
Trust is built on good, reliable behavior over time.
From your creditors to your employees, good business relationships are built on trust. Can the people who depend on you, confidently rely on you to treat them fairly? Once you have proven your dependability, they will make allowances for you and extend ...
It's not enough to talk about growth and market domination. Eventually you have to make money.
You tap the “good morning” button on your bedside Echo Spot, and it displays the day’s forecast as the blinds open and the bedroom lights fade on. Downstairs, the Echo Show in the kitchen displays a reminder about your doctor’s appointment at noon, and alerts you to a single urgent email: You’ll have to join a conference call as soon as you get into the office.
I interview serial-entrepreneur Jonathan Siegal on the consequences San Francisco's misconceptions about entrepreneurship can have.
When I interviewed Jess DiDonato for my startup accelerator Tacklebox, I saw another smart entrepreneur who’d identified a problem. I meet lots of those. But what I wasn’t able to foresee was just how easy she’d be able to make the early-stage startup experience look–to the point where she frustrated the hell out of the other founders. Founders struggling through positioning or customer acquisition would talk about how they wished their startup was as “straightforward” as Jess’s.
Often juxtaposed, it's better to think of these two traits as dance partners, moving in lockstep toward success.
'An unhappy founder is an unproductive founder.'
What in heaven's name were they thinking when they released these turkeys into the webbed wide world?
Blacklist domain Every weekday at 3 a.m., a new post goes live on Cathy Anderson's site. On Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, it's her bread and butter: a post about clothes and shopping. Wednesdays are for spotlighting a brand or product she loves. Friday's posts usually are about a trend. The formula for a week's worth of content has been tweaked a bit over the years, but this is what it is now and it's working.
Change came about as easily as wins for the Houston Astros throughout much of the team's existence. But sticking to a new game plan even when your organization resists--and it will--is worth the struggle.
Modern professional women are some of the most overworked, over-stressed and under-appreciated people in the history of human existence. The modern world is obsessed with constant motion and ever-increasing productivity, and this leads to burnout or worse for many women. With a long to-do list and full plate, it can be easy to ignore the types of positive lifestyle activities that are critical to physical and mental health.
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