Business & Marketing

Want to Boost Your Bottom Line? The Answer Will Make You Smile!

This post follows an intensive mentoring session with Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh and Jenn Lim, CEO Delivering Happiness where I learned how Zappos grew from a tiny retail start-up to the industry leader it is today and what advice they would give new (and current) entrepreneurs. These seasoned (and successful) business minds shared with me ten vital, hard-won lessons that they credit for Zappos’ success.

Sometimes Persistence Doesn’t Pay Off

Not every setback is a failure. Sometimes, they are opportunities to grow in a different direction, by changing course and trying something new. But how do you know when to pivot? There are a few ways to keep yourself up-to-date on what you should be aiming for.

Cure Your Work Addiction. Here’s How

The survey research I did for my book The First Habit: The One Technique That Will Change Your Life (download a free copy here) revealed a lot of interesting things about the habits of self-made millionaires. The research showed, for instance, that such super successful individuals are much better than most people at limiting their activities to only those things that they do best.

Does Your Business Run You?

I had really thought that I had shared all of my thoughts with you about getting back in charge of your business and your life. I wrote about what I thought were the 3 key strategies for getting out of overwhelm and into happy productivity.