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Category: Personal information & knowledge management


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How My $5,000 Student Loan Became a Multi-Million Dollar Business

January 17, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

Before I tell this story, I want to say up front that I used the student loan mentioned to pay tuition. Taking this into consideration, let me detail how that monetary sum lead to a multi-million dollar company, reinforced by […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How I Built a Business Creating Sustainable Fashion From Recycled Plastic Bottles

December 17, 2019

Via: Inc.

I’ve always loved developing and creating new textile products, but I found the textile industry’s polluting processes appalling–such as releasing harsh dyes and caustic chemicals into the environment. I made a commitment to operate my company differently. In 1998, I […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How to Reach $100 Million in Sales, According to a Serial Entrepreneur Who Did

November 5, 2019

Via: Entrepreneur

Serial entrepreneur Brad Oberwager is on his twentieth company. He’s learned a thing or two about launching efficient startups, and now, as founder of Jyve, he helps connects industry stakeholders with talent to grow revenue and change the way we […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

How to Create a Winning Resume That Stands Out to Recruiters

October 30, 2019

Via: Inc.

For most, applying for a new job is a daunting experience. Thanks to job boards and networking platforms such as LinkedIn, it’s easy for anyone to apply for open positions — but this isn’t always a good thing. With so […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Wow! This Entrepreneur Started Her Business with Just $200

October 22, 2019

Via: Small Business Trends

Irina Dovganetskiy is like many other moms — she aims to only use the best products for her family, which means finding products without too many chemicals and harsh ingredients which lead her into creating a great new business. Many […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Founding a Startup: What Everyone Ought To Know

August 14, 2019

Via: Small Business Trends

Kate Bradley Chernis is the founder of Lately, an AI-powered social media marketing company. She wasn’t always a marketing guru, in fact she started out as an XM Radio DJ. But she wasn’t feeling fulfilled in the radio industry. Kate […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Lessons from the World’s Most Famous Car Salesman

July 15, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

Car salesmen get a bad rap, trying to peddle vehicles while burdened with pop culture-fueled stereotypes as swindlers and lowlifes. Indeed, there are fast-talkers with dubious intentions, but most are just regular folks doing a job. And some are legends. […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Jeff Bezos Knows This One Thing About His Work Style–And It Makes All the Difference In His Productivity

June 10, 2019

Via: Inc.

It’s probably safe to say that Jeff Bezos attends a lot of meetings. As the CEO of Amazon, founder of spaceflight company Blue Origin, and owner of The Washington Post, he employs hundreds of thousands of people (Amazon alone has […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

This CEO Learned the Hard Way that Infighting Can Ruin Your Company. Here’s How to Manage Around It.

May 17, 2019

Via: Inc.

A house divided cannot stand. It’s as true in life as it is in business. Conflict inside will inevitably lead to conflict outside. It can be a particularly painful experience when people worked so hard to build something great, only […]


Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

10 Leadership Lessons from Donald Trump

April 23, 2019

Via: Inc.

I’ve trained thousands of leaders globally as part of my executive education work in business strategy, innovation and organizational transformation with universities like USC, the Melbourne Business School, and the Copenhagen Business School. I’ve led leadership development programs for companies […]