• MOTIVATION
    Why Motivation Is The Curse Of Leadership (And Social Media)

    Quozio Motivate: goad, impel, drive, incite, persuade. According to Marketdata Enterprises, Motivational Speakers in the U.S. alone, took home more than $1 billion in 2016. Motivational quotes abound on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Google. Employee Motivation is the subject of much research and advice: In his book The Motivation Toolkit, David Kreps writes about ‘secret weapons for motivating employees’ […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Why Motivation Is The Curse Of Leadership (And Social Media)

    Quozio Motivate: goad, impel, drive, incite, persuade. According to Marketdata Enterprises, Motivational Speakers in the U.S. alone, took home more than $1 billion in 2016. Motivational quotes abound on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Google. Employee Motivation is the subject of much research and advice: In his book The Motivation Toolkit, David Kreps writes about ‘secret weapons for motivating employees’ […]

  • MOTIVATION
    When Motivation Fails, Think Of Your ‘Why’

    Motivation is a big deal. There aren’t many things in life that feel better than peak motivation. It feels like riding a wave, sure of your ability to conquer whatever obstacles lie ahead. You start out on your mission with the picture of a triumphant ending already in mind. I go back to my mountaineering days […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Reasons Why More Parents Should Become Entrepreneurs

    Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If you’re a parent, you know that raising a child is no walk in the park. Starting a business isn’t any easier. But, doing both at the same time? Who’d do that? As it turns out: most entrepreneurs. According to 2009 survey data from the Kauffman Foundation, nearly 60 percent of entrepreneurs had […]

  • SUCCESS
    Here’s why odd rituals actually work for successful people

    Do rituals work? The answer to this question is it depends on who you ask. But for these successful people, doing some odd rituals actually help them stay ahead. Here’s why. According to Inc., some of the most successful people are doing their rituals no matter how odd they may seem. This is typical in elite […]

  • STARTUPS
    Startup failure: why do startups fail and how to avoid it

    Every year startups fail, even with VC backing and support. But with each of these failures, we learn something. Most important is to test your idea before you start up. Often aspiring entrepreneurs are so in love with their idea that they fail to look at it from a 360-degree perspective and skip the tough […]