What do learning, freedom, tax breaks, and a meaningful life have in common? They’re all reasons to start a business. But those four aren’t it–there are many more.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • entrepreneurship, starting a business, start business, start a business, business strtup

Problems with the current freelance economy

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • gig, gig economy, freelancers, freelance economy

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.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • firstprinciples, first principles, thinking, knowledge, building knowledge, aristotle

Why is it that some people seem to be hugely successful and do so much, while the vast majority of us struggle to tread water? The answer is complicated and likely multifaceted. One aspect is mindset—specifically, the difference between amateurs and professionals. Most of us are just amateurs. What’s the difference? Actually, there are many differences:

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM

A step-by-step program for creating your personal success guide

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • mindset, scott, scott livingston, livingston, playbook

Fear of success. It feels like an oxymoron, doesn’t it? Doesn’t everyone want to be successful in some way? It sounds the same as if someone were to say they were afraid of puppies or ice cream or had a phobia of having too much happiness. When we hear that statement, we instantly associate it with someone who has a ton of potential, but for some reason, just refuse to tap into it.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • success phobia, success, failure, temsen, rebecca temsen

Historically in the U.S., about one new business has been formed every minute, while another shutters its doors every 80 seconds. This life cycle of birth and death – referred to as business dynamism – is a key driver of innovation and to overall economic growth. The U.S. economy is less dynamic across all major industries as well as across geographic regions.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • business formation, business closure, business births and deaths, business dynamism

How many people are in the gig economy? We’re very interested in this question at Nation1099, and, as it happens, it isn’t an easy question to find answers to, especially since the gig economy is growing and changing very fast and people mean many different things by the term.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • gig, gig economy, freelancers, freelance economy

Google's spent the last 10 years studying the habits of effective managers. You can learn a lot from their conclusions.

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • google, boss, manager, leader, great boss, great leader, great manager, attributes

Simple techniques that will change your life immediately

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on 14 Sep 2018 11:50 PM
  • mindset, scott, scott livingston, livingston, atitude, behavior, rituals