What to Do When You Want to Quit

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How to Preserve Your Paycheck (and Turn It Into Savings)

August 12, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy dives into a few tips that experts use to improve their savings. To start, avoid impulse purchases. The more time you have time to think about something before buying, the better.  Tracy says it will take willpower and determination to build up a large amount of savings. Employ helpful tactics like creating well-defined goals and easing into saving more in small increments. Click play to hear more about saving from Brian Tracy. Related: The Connection Between Goals and Self-Confidence Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds of top YouTube channels in the business vertical. […]

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The One Thing Standing in the Way of Your Success

The finance expert discusses how achieving your goals comes down to how you think. July 31, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose talks about what it takes to achieve huge, audacious goals. He stresses how a mentality of living in fear is the surest way not to meet success. In order to combat this fearful mindset, Rose explains you should not always assume the worst. Do not always tell yourself competitors will sweep in to steal your business or that the stock market will crash. By constantly convincing yourself your worst fears will become a reality, you may manifest such fears. Instead, Rose recommends thinking about your worst fear, then imagining if it became reality. If the end result is not that earth-shattering, consider taking the plunge and simply going for it anyway.  Click the video to hear more.  […]

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This Organizational Tool Can Bring You Closer to Your Goals Each Day

Map out the steps you need to take to reach your primary goal. July 22, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jack Canfield discusses the organization tool mind mapping, which can help you get started and organize your path to achieving big goals. Mind mapping, Canfield explains, was developed by Tony Buzan, who was inspired by Leonardo da Vinci and Albert Einstein.  The first step in your mind mapping process should be a key, central idea. Then, ask yourself what you need to address in order to make this central goal a reality. Examples of these types of questions include “What deadlines do I need to set?” and “Who will I need to talk with to make my goal a reality?” To get the most out of your mind mapping strategy, make an effort to divide your tasks into manageable chunks and organize your time thougtfully. […]

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How to Simplify Your Decision-Making Process and Find Success Faster

When you start to overthink and aim for perfection, the real sacrifice you’re making is real-world progress. July 11, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Kate Volman discusses how often we overthink what we are doing. In these instances, Volman has a few tips and tricks to overcome this limitation.  One way is to recruit a trustworthy friend who can help you clear your mind. Volman says that friends can help you clear your mind of unnecessary thoughts and take action. She also says it’s important to keep in mind that everything may not go as expected — that it might take time for an idea to fully take form.  In short, stop overthinking and just get started on your goal.  Click the video to hear more. Related: Here’s How Leaders Think Differently and Inspire Others Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, […]

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How You Hold Yourself Back From Reaching Your Goals

Success is more step-by-step than most people realize. July 10, 2019 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. People make all sorts of excuses for why they’re not reaching their but the simple truth is this: if you’re not attaining what you want in life, it’s probably because you’re not being tactical in pursuing your goals. The good news? Many of the common reasons why you’re not reaching your goals are easily remedied. Really! In this post, I’ll address some common things that hold people back from reaching their goals and offer suggestions for how you can systematically remove the roadblocks that are keeping you from moving forward. A lack of specific goals. You will never reach your goals if you don’t have specific goals laid out to begin with. If your goals are vague, like “get rich” or “be successful”, that’s about as helpful as […]

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People With Purpose Are 70 Percent More Likely to Reach Their Goals

Check out the results of Ben Angel’s 1,000-person survey about goals and purpose. June 28, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In a survey of 1,000 entrepreneurs that Entrepreneur Network partner Ben Angel conducted, he uncovered that people with a strong sense of purpose achieved their goals 70 percent of the time more often than those who didn’t. In the second season of 60 Seconds to Unstoppable, Angel shares why this is and why people with purpose are 31 percent less likely to be afraid of failing, 23 percent less likely to doubt themselves and 23 percent less likely to procrastinate.  Want to become unstoppable in business and in life? Take this 60-second quiz now to find out what’s really holding you back, and be sure to grab a copy of Angel’s new book, Unstoppable, today. Related: Why Excuses Are Sometimes Misdiagnosed as a Lack of Willpower When They Shouldn’t Be Entrepreneur […]

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The Miracle Equation and How to Help You Achieve Your Biggest Goals

Hal Elrod: He said, “Hal, you don’t have that kind of cancer. You don’t have a slow growing tumor.” He goes, “You were healthy last week. You’re on the verge of death right now, and you’ve got days to live if we don’t do chemo.” I thought that was a scare tactic. I’m like, “You know, let me sleep on it.” I Googled it and basically found this is real, most people die from this cancer because they go and get misdiagnosed with pneumonia, which is what I was diagnosed with initially. Then before they figure out what’s actually wrong, the person’s dead. And so I started chemo . . . Pat Flynn: You’re listening to Hal Elrod, a near and dear friend of mine who has gone through, now, a second near-death experience. The first time he was on the show, he talked about his book The Miracle Morning, […]

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5 Important Keys to Developing Strong Willpower

The most successful people know how to push through uncomfortable moments. April 1, 2019 1 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy discusses a few tips you can use to develop a strong sense of willpower. Tracy says the one habit that wil contribute the most to your success is self-discipline. According to Tracy, self-discipline means making yourself do the right thing, whether you feel like it or not.  Tracy notes that new habits can take three weeks to establish. That’s not so long, really, and working on improving your self-discipline and willpower can really help you in the long run. Click the video to hear more self-discipline tips.  Related: The Most Painless Way to Fire an Employee Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand […]

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Why You Should Support All Your Employees’ Career Goals, From Partners to Secretaries

Your daily processes will make long-term growth possible. March 12, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. At Boyle Feinberg Sharma, P.C., a boutique family law firm in Chicago, lawyers are working diligently to ease the burden their clients face when dealing with life’s unfortunate occurrences such as divorce, custody and child support battles, among others. Molly Sharma, one of the firm’s partners, recently sat down with us to illustrate how her company balances client support and company growth as their primary objectives, in order to produce customer satisfaction and successful company performance. Sharma is determined to establish her office as a setting where reward and advancement is always available. In order to nurture growth and satisfaction within the firm, she makes it a point to support and consider the career goals of all employees, ranging from basic legal secretaries to partners. Challenges arise when Sharma […]

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Set Clear Financial Goals by Making Unbreakable Promises

To accomplish your goals, you have to establish clear milestones. March 1, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Phil Town says that financial goals can also be problematic. At times, making a promise is better; form goals around solid promises.  Town stresses that making a goal that involves “making X amount of dollars in X amount of time.” Town sets some clear methods to set goals, including setting a definite budget. Town points out that if you have less money to work with, most likely you will — out of necessity — stay within your budget.  Many entrepreneurs, Phil Town points out, also consider goal-setting an integral part of their success. The financial pro shares that in order to achieve something specific, you have to be specific about what you want to achieve. Town shares that he reviews his goals each day, taking care to review […]

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Are Your Goals Too Small? Here’s How to Know.

See your life transform by setting goals like these. February 18, 2019 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy says that you have to look at your own likelihood of accomplishing set goals. Avoid giving yourself too much if your think you won’t be able to meet them. Or, according to Tracy, even more detrimental is shooting too low and not giving yourself enough room to challenge yourself.  According to Tracy, here are a few points to keep in mind if you think your goals are too small: Menial, everyday tasks do not come close to challenging the average person Small goals won’t make a dent in your life progress. They may not create substantial change and then what is the the point, if your goals are so infestesimal that they barey have an impact on your life? As Tracy puts it, […]

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You’ve Already Abandoned Your New Year’s Resolution. Here’s a Better Path to Reach Your Goals.

Instead of self-flagellation and getting stuck in the quagmire of negative thoughts, dust off those good intentions and give yourself another shot at making your resolutions stick. January 14, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. It’s only mid-January, but chances are pretty good that all those lofty resolutions you made before the clock struck midnight on Dec. 31 have fallen by the wayside. You’re not alone. A small, but oft-cited, longitudinal study of New Year’s resolutions by John Norcross, a professor of psychology at the University of Scranton, revealed that nearly a quarter of people abandoned their goal after one week. That number swelled to 46 percent at a month and 64 percent after six months. Less than a fifth, 19 percent, were able to hang on for two years. Related: 5 Common Mistakes That Cause New Year’s Resolutions to Fail So instead of self-flagellation and getting stuck […]

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Take the Energy of NASA’s Record-Breaking Mission With You Into 2019

January 2, 2019 3 min read At 12:33 a.m. EST on New Year’s Day, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft performed the most distant flyby by any spacecraft ever. The mission was to capture images of Ultima Thule, an icy minor planet in the Kuiper belt, which is believed to date back to the beginning of the solar system. Ultima Thule is a nickname for the world — it’s technically classified as 2014 MU69 — which aptly means “distant places beyond the known world.” It is 20 miles wide, and based on the photos the spacecraft has transmitted back 4 billion miles to us here on Earth, is kind of shaped like a giant jelly bean or a bowling pin. First image of #UltimaThule! At left is a composite of two images taken by @NASANewHorizons, which provides the best indication of Ultima Thule’s size and shape so far (artist’s impression on right). […]

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What’s Really Holding You Back From Achieving Your Goals?

This resource might help you become unstoppable in 2019. December 21, 2018 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What’s really holding you back from achieving your goals?  The answer will surprise you! Join bestselling author Ben Angel for this powerful, 12-part “60 Seconds to Unstoppable” series today to uncover how both your physiological and psychological needs may be working against you. Want to become unstoppable in business and in life? Take this 60-second quiz now to find out what’s really holding you back. Plus, be sure to grab a copy of Angel’s brand new book, “Unstoppable” today. Related: How to Overcome Fear and Feeling Overwhelmed Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre. EN is partnered with hundreds […]

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Is It a Coincidence? The Specific Ways the Law of Attraction Can Influence Your Life.

Jack Canfield recommends acting and thinking the way you want your future to be like. November 27, 2018 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jack Canfield speaks about the significance of the “law of attraction,” which hypothesizes you will attract into your life whatever direction you focus on and what pursuits you feel strongly about.  In order to create a better reality, your thought process must improve for the better, too. Moreover, if you’re clear about what you want, the people and resources will slowly come to you. Your thoughts are powerful and you can change reality by changing your way of thinking. Canfield recommends thinking of the biggest dreams you possibly can. Do not let yourself get bogged down by practicalities and probabilities to success. Think about your goals in terms of incremental steps. Finally, Canfield stresses staying open to all […]

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It’s Not Too Late to Meet Your Goals for 2018

You may already be thinking of 2019, but that doesn’t mean the rest of the year should be a wash. November 23, 2018 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Every year around this time I notice a disturbing trend that costs businesses a lot of money: a shift in focus from selling and excellence, to visioning and planning. People start looking ahead; they think about new goals, new milestones, new priorities. It’s an almost palpable sense that “next year will be different” and “next year will be the big year.” Related: Revive the Fire In Your Office and in Your Employees In the process, customer service slips a little, an order is delayed or a proposal might go out that’s not as polished as it could be. Taking the focus from sales and customer service and putting it entirely on planning costs entrepreneurs around the world […]

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Why You Should Chase What Matters to You, Even If It Disappoints Others

It takes strength to be vulnerable. October 22, 2018 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars spotlights Bri Seely. Seely, who is the co-founder of Amplify Selective, speaks about how she was the child of a single mother, and while she knew her father and his family, she was always much closer to her mother’s side. So, Seely chose to change her last name to her mother’s to reflect that. Not long after, Seely’s paternal grandparents told her they no longer considered her their granddaughter. Seely explains how her past helped define her and how she has chosen to use her voice to unite others. Click play to learn more.  Related: The One Promise Entrepreneurs Should Make to Themselves Before They Start a Business Entrepreneur Network is a premium video network providing entertainment, education and inspiration from successful entrepreneurs and thought leaders. We provide […]

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Achieve Financial Freedom With These 7 Easy Steps

Break free of money stress by changing how you think about your finances. September 10, 2018 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. For many people, the idea of achieving financial freedom can seem like a huge hurdle to overcome. Thankfully, living a life without financial stress is possible, and Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy says it only takes a few steps.  To start, think positively about money. Think of money of as an opportunity to open new doors for you — not as something that will fail to give you long-term satisfaction. From there, consider rewriting your financial goals on a regular basis. By keeping your financial aspirations fresh in your mind, you will be more motivated to achieve them.  Finally, ask yourself what Tracy calls two magical questions after critical events in your life: “What did I do right this time?” and “what can I do better next time?” By […]

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16 Actions to Take to Achieve Any Goal

Get clear on your vision, make your plan, take action, reassess and then revise. Never fails. August 27, 2018 9 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Goal setting is essential to living a life with purpose and meaning. Goals give our lives direction and focus, and help us stay motivated over the long term. Nearly everything in life revolves around goals — they encompass all of our plans for the future, all of our hopes, dreams and visions for what we want in life. And yet we often fail to reach our goals. That’s because we’re all human and can be easily distracted. So what does it take to achieve a goal and see it become reality? Here are the 16 actions you can start taking today to ensure you achieve all the goals on your bucket list. 1. Consider your overarching goals. Perhaps the most […]

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