Retirement: Would You Stash Away More Today for the Future

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  Today, the current crisis facing the nation’s social security fund may be alarming for older Americans, but it’s an even scarier time for younger generations. A recent article in Bloomberg states that more than half of millennials say that they’d decrease their salary in lieu of additional retirement savings. As the author noted, this […]

15 Easy Ways To Incorporate Mindfulness Into Your Day

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Mindfulness is not traditionally a term associated with business goals or achieving success. But study after study shows the effectiveness of focused attention on your professional and personal projects. What are the benefits of mindfulness? Research suggests that “meditation sharpens skills like attention, memory, and emotional intelligence.” And while you may not see the direct […]

Is This The Secret of Success?

Is this the secret to success?

If you spend anytime on the internet today reading news articles from popular websites, chances are you’ll want into countless guides promising to deliver the absolute secret to success. While there’s little to argue that these blogs can offer helpful insight, it can also seem overwhelming. In all of my time as an entrepreneur, I […]

Is there Value in Personality Tests?

Is there Value in Personality Tests?

Just this week, a new study announced that all humans can be categorized into 4 classifications based on their personality. In this study, those classifications are as followed: Optimistic Pessimistic Envious Trusting This new report outlining the differences in personality is nothing new. For decades, psychologists, scientists, and mindfulness gurus have sought to uncover the […]

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Better Balance the Work-Life Pendulum

How Entreprenuers Can Better Balance Work and Life

As time goes on, more and more employers realize the importance of the work-life balance. They realize their employees may feel exhausted and stressed when worrying about the job outside of normal working hours. Various companies have started using flexible working hours and encouraging their employees to not do work once they go home for […]

What is Growth Mindset?

Within the last decade or so, a new concept has arisen relating to how we perform at our jobs or how students function in school. This idea is known as a “growth mindset” and relates to our way of thinking. Whether or not you possess a growth mindset can influence all aspects of your life, […]

5 Ways To Stay Focused This Summer!

Now that it’s hot outside and the days are longer, you may not feel motivated to get much work done or keep working on your business. You may see your employees becoming less focused on tasks and you too might not feel like accomplishing much. Instead of giving into the lethargy, check out these helpful […]

6 Ways to Manage Stress as a Successful Entrepreneur

Leading a life as an entrepreneur can be an exciting and fast paced adventure that leads you down a road lined with opportunities. At times, all entrepreneurs can get so wrapped up in their work that they forget to take care of themselves. This can lead to health problems, stress, and a loss in personal […]

The Power of Finding Joy in the Work You Do

Creating and running a business takes many skills and traits. You have to be dedicated to your work; you must be willing to work for long-term goals, and your patience gets a workout when challenges and obstacles arise. But finding success in your company is linked to so much more than your financial achievements. Finding […]

Taking the Leap: Tips from a Successful Entrepreneur

Michael Leafer knows a thing or two about starting a business. After successfully owning and operating MHL Security and Sound for over 30 years, Michael made a bold move. He launched into the real estate industry and began renovating and managing dozens of properties. While this move may seem unexpected, Michael’s long-time passion of home […]