Top 10 Reasons to Run Your Own Business

Here is a list of the 10 most common responses along with thoughts from the entrepreneurs.

The Best Practice Institute Thinks Workplaces Should Be 'Emotionally Connected'

Louis Carter thinks that the creating a workplace that people love is a key best practice for companies and the CEOs who run them.

Creating a Growth Mindset in the Workplace

How do you create a growth mindset oriented culture at work? Listen to Stanford psychologist Dr. Carol Dweck.

The Three Lessons of Biological History

The laws of biology are the fundamental lessons of history. We are subject to the processes and trials of evolution, to the struggle for existence and the survival of the fittest to survive. If we escape these trials it’s because our group, which meets the tests of survival itself, protects us. The Durants offer three biological lessons of history.

First Principles: The Building Blocks of True Knowledge

First-principles thinking is one of the best ways to reverse-engineer complicated problems and unleash creative possibility. Sometimes called “reasoning from first principles,” the idea is to break down complicated problems into basic elements and then reassemble them from the ground up. It’s one of the best ways to learn to think for yourself, unlock your creative potential, and move from linear to non-linear results.

Grove of Titans

What are the attributes of an enduring
business?

When a Fixed Mindset is Better than a Growth Mindset

When a Fixed Mindset is Better than a Growth Mindset? Hear the perspective of Dr. Carol Dweck of Stanford.

Follow Your Biology: How to Identify and Harness Your Natural Strengths

One big trap in self improvement is that we try to become someone fundamentallydifferent than who we are, instead of building on who we already are – and thereby creating the best version of ourselves. Here's how to find and leverage your strengths.