You’re not static. You’re not stagnant. You’re not still. This post originally appeared on Shine, a free daily text to help you thrive. There’s this really amazing skill in life called maximizing your strengths and playing to them whenever possible. Not only does it put you in a position to be more successful, but it […]
24 hours in a day, 365 days in a year. Time is the same for everyone, no matter who you are or where you are. So why is it Steve Jobs or Elon Musk seem to accomplish so much more in the same time frame? Apparently I am not the only person who seems to […]
Negotiation is an everyday human interaction — a process that takes place when two or more people with different stance try to work together for a mutually beneficial result. This includes anything from an employee/employer discussing a pay rise, to a customer trying to get better deals, to a mother/son discussing leaving home. Negotiate happens all the time, but […]
Procrastination is in human’s biological makeup. Thanks to our limbic system, the neurological powerhouse that controls our emotions and memory, we are inclined to feel before we think. To avoid experiencing negative feelings, we keep away from tasks that may overwhelm or inconvenience us. Because we are inclined to seek and enjoy pleasure first, we […]
Humans are emotional, growth-oriented, and individualistic. Stay on top of team members’ career development desires, and they’ll make your startup the envy of everyone else on the block.
By procrastinating, a person doesn’t know what they have done for around 218 minutes a day. In other words, more than 3 hours go missing every single day, and about 55 days — almost 2 months are lost every year. Imagine every night you put 100 bucks in your wallet, and the next morning when […]
“Never give up,” is a common piece of advice that we’re given when we’re facing difficulties. People think giving up is not an option, as we often hear about successful people who plow through obstacles to achieve greatness. The truth is, successful people give up a lot. They turn knowing when to quit into an […]
The Slingshot Principle explains the ultimate paradox of success: To achieve greater success, one must embrace failure. To make yourself stronger, make yourself weaker. This might sound contradictory and illogical. But it’s how the human body works. In order to build greater lasting strength, one must first become weaker through resistance training. The same principle […]
Byju’s, an edtech startup that has been funded by Facebook’s founder, is emerging as a prominent player in the market after executing a slew of business moves including aggressive funding, acquisitions and technology development.