Stephen A. Schwarzman, the billionaire who built Blackstone, is ready to help Republicans take control of the Congress
If you want to be a billionaire or a politician, it is a great idea to go to Harvard Business School. Since 1908, Harvard Business School has been the destination for some of the most successful people in the country, including Sheryl Sandberg, Robert Kraft, Michael Bloomberg, Ray Dalio, Meg Whitman, and more.
The Power of Habit in Business and Marketing
Business leaders must be able to create and execute a plan. However, even the best-laid plans can go astray without the proper habits in place. To succeed, leaders need to develop good habits that will keep them on track. Success is not about big actions, impulsive decisions, or fits of creativity.
Community describes qualities for ideal Aurora police chief
(Aurora, Colo.) During a community forum Tuesday, Aurora residents shared the qualities they want in a new police chief. Aurora hired Public Sector Search and Consulting to recruit a police chief to replace Vanessa Wilson, who was fired by the city manager last month.
Challenges business owners face early in their entrepreneurship journey
Entrepreneurship is a rewarding but challenging journey. It takes substantial hard work and dedication to succeed, but the outcomes are worth it. There are many challenges business owners face early in their entrepreneurship journey, and overcoming them is essential for success.
Strategies Elon Musk Uses To Make Tesla Productive Leaked In Email
working on computerPhoto by Christin Hume (Unsplash) We all want to be more successful, right? Well, here are some tips from Elon Musk about how he gets so much work done from a leaked company email. Some of these approaches are surprising, while others do make a lot of sense.
Opinion - Gain More Freedom
Can you imagine a life without freedom? It is difficult for those in a reasonably free country like America to do so, but are you truly free? True freedom goes beyond countries and governments, coming from within. Why do we allow others and other things to steal our freedom? We can stop these thieves with a little knowledge. Let's look at what you can do to create more freedom in your life.
What is Happiness?
Want to know the secret to happiness? It is not as difficult to find as you may think. Unbeknownst to many of us, we carry the secret with us all the time. We only need the key to unlock it to make it a reality.
Look for Every Opportunity to Reduce Uncertainty
In physics, Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle had a profound influence on science and eventually earned him a Nobel prize. This principle states that, even though it is scientifically possible to determine exactly how a class of particles will behave in general, it is not possible to predict exactly which of those particles will behave that way specifically. As a re-sult, there always exists a degree of uncertainty in physics, no matter how sound the general theory.
Opinion - The Inner Critic
How well do you know yourself? Do you realize inside you is something that determines your future? Imagine how valuable it would be to know more about this something, which is an influential part of yourself. Even a little knowledge of it can be a major life-changer.
The four main reasons why many people don't set goals
Here is a good question: If goal setting is automatic, why is it that so few people have clear, written, measurable, time-bounded goals that they work toward each day? This is one of the great mysteries of life. I believe there are four reasons why people don’t set goals.
Success Is Predictable
The great question of philosophy has always been, “How shall we live to be happy?” The greatest minds of all time have dedicated years, often entire lifetimes, to seeking the answers to this question. Your ability to ask and answer this question correctly for yourself is the key to everything that happens to you and to everything that you accomplish. The worst use of time and life is to work hard to climb the ladder of success only to find that it is leaning against the wrong building.
An Idea for Now
How would you like to learn a valuable and easy-to-use marketing concept you can apply to practically any product, anyplace, at any time? Whether you are marketing your writing, retail, commercial goods, or services, it can help you do so successfully. A great thing about this concept is that it is so memorable that you will never forget it once you learn it.
Work on Your Life
Many years ago, Michael Gerber, famously known for his book The E Myth, introduced a concept I had never heard before. Gerber’s ideas changed my life and career radically and permanently.
Australian Law Has Changed Over the Last Decade
The law is constantly evolving as society changes, norms are challenged, and new issues arise. And while some laws are more significant and have a greater impact than others, all these legal frameworks help contribute to the overall development of the nation.
Stuck for Real
Have you noticed how some people feel stuck in their job while others are energized by theirs? Two people can be employed by the same company doing the same job, yet one person will love what they do, while the other can feel trapped and disillusioned. What is it that creates this difference? Could it be the job, or simply the way they view their work?
What Do You See?
Can you imagine what it would be like to lose even a little of your eyesight? But what about the other kind of sight you possess, your insight? Can you lose it as well?. While you can go to an optometrist for an eye checkup and get a prescription for glasses, contacts, or corrective surgery, there is no equivalent for checking and correcting your insight. Or is there?
Poem| The Last Message of a Hanged Leader
I wrote this poem to tribute to Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, the former prime minister of Pakistan. He was hanged by a cruel military dictator, April 4, 1979. He died but never compromised on his love for the poor people.
On the Road
What is the best way to succeed in your career? Many of us define career success as having a great job that pays well, so we enjoy some of the finer things while saving plenty for retirement. It would also include having a fine home, great relationships, a strong marriage, and children for some. Of course, how each of us defines career success varies, but this definition will suffice for most of us.
Some years before retiring from a long, productive, and fruitful career, I stumbled onto a secret. This secret can help you remain gainfully employed and well-compensated throughout your career, regardless of where or for whom you work. It is practically foolproof when done correctly.