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JAYSON DEMERS CONTRIBUTOR Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom America’s fascination with entrepreneurial productivity is endless — just look at the waves of books published each year to the ongoing obsession with finding ways to wake up earlier each day. But it’s not just optimizing your morning routine or the approach to structuring your work day that’s […]

KIM LACHANCE SHANDROW ENTREPRENEUR STAFF Senior Writer. Frequently covers cryptocurrency, future tech, social media, startups, gadgets and apps. You’d never know it, but Simon Sinek is naturally shy and doesn’t like speaking to crowds. At parties, he says he hides alone in the corner or doesn’t even show up in the first place. He prefers […]

CATHERINE CLIFFORD ENTREPRENEUR STAFF Frequently covers crowdfunding, the sharing economy and social entrepreneurship. Humans will remember something longer if it made them feel rather than think. They gravitate towards provocative images — think food, sex and danger. They’re drawn toward images of faces. The color yellow puts them on edge. Understanding how the human brain […]

10 Reasons You’re Always Late by Annie Gabillet   Selfish. Inconsiderate. Irresponsible. If you’re constantly late, people might associate you with these negative qualities. A lack of punctuality has more to say about your relationship with yourself than your feelings for friends, family, and co-workers, but they don’t always see it that way. To add […]

 FARNAM STREET   Billionaire Peter Thiel is a fan of books about the future. Eccentric billionaire Peter Thiel’s book “Zero To One” should be required reading for Farnam Street readers. Like “The Hard Thing About Hard Things,” it’s nice to see another business leader come out and write about life in the trenches in their own […]

ANDREW MEDAL CONTRIBUTOR Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer I have a family member that has been talking about quitting her job for the past five years. I have a friend that has been talking about starting a business for the past 10 years. I see these two scenarios every day, with different people, […]

JOEL TRAMMELL CONTRIBUTOR Veteran CEO; CEO and Founder, Khorus CEOs need to set a clear strategic direction and work to get everyone in a company to support it. At the same time, they must be flexible enough to change their course rapidly based on business conditions. Somewhere between the cult leader CEO who is too dogmatic […]

SUJAN PATEL CONTRIBUTOR Entrepreneur and Marketer, VP of Marketing at When I Work. Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need. Learning the new skills necessary to start a new […]

STEVE TOBAK CONTRIBUTOR Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting When you spend decades working with executives and business leaders, you really can’t help but observe what works and doesn’t work over the long haul. One thing I’ve noticed, it’s not intrinsic characteristics or personal habits that determine whether you’re successful or not. It’s your behavior. What do I […]

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today   LARA O’REILLY REUTERS/Brian SnyderFacebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Israeli billionaire and Playtech founder Teddy Sagi has acquired London-based ad tech startup VisualDNA. The company uses personality quizzes to help […]

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