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10 Proven Ways to Learn Faster

Neuroscience has taught us a lot about how our brains process and hold on to information

Learning new things is a huge part of life -- we should always be striving to learn and grow. But it takes time, and time is precious. So how can you make the most of your time by speeding up the learning process? ...

by Deep Patel  | November 25, 2018 06:00:00
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You Can't 'Fail Better' If You Don't Reflect on What You Learned

Failing better means trying and trying again, but with a difference

Excerpted from HOW WE WORK. Copyright © 2018 by Leah Weiss. Reprinted with permission from Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better." -- Worstward Ho, Samuel BeckettAt some point in recent history, this bleak ...

by Leah Weiss  | March 15, 2018 02:00:00
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How the World's Smartest People Learn Things Faster

Mastery of a topic is the ability to explain it simply to someone who knows nothing about it

As a hard working entrepreneur you’re faced with a variety of challenges, each of which needs to be resolved to grow your business further.But to find these solutions, you have to apply your mind to learning new, sometimes complicated, concepts. This learning process can ...

by Daniel Marlin  | April 25, 2017 08:00:00
Startup Tips

Online courses may not be as valuable as you hope

Find out what you should be doing.

Too many aspiring entrepreneurs waste their precious time and money on online courses. I want to share a personal story, and explain what I believe a new entrepreneur should do instead of buying courses.My friend Mark had told me he wanted to ...

by Alex Barker  | July 02, 2016 03:00:00
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Why you should embrace your inner amateur

Always strive to become the better version of yourself.

Why do we assume that we should be good at something right from the get-go? And why do we feel like failures if a new initiative is nt a slam-dunk on the first try?Seems like we have forgotten the important step of ...

by Sarah Vermunt  | June 27, 2016 09:00:00
Franchising

How Gymboree focuses on the business of developing very young kids

The 40-year-old institution thrives in the business of education, as it caters to a very young niche”"kids aging from 0 to 36-months-old.

Sleepless nights, walks to the park, and the search for best milk formula seem to be the top things parents worry about in the first months of their child’s life. But once these children start crawling and walking around, parents open another ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | June 11, 2016 11:00:00
Startup Tips

3 actionable ways to become a millionaire

Be willing to take action and make strong moves.

There are so many people today with their sights set on big financial goals for their future.More specifically, there are many individuals today who are looking for ways to become a millionaire. In fact, there is no end to the different types ...

by Timothy Sykes  | May 23, 2016 10:00:00
Startup Tips

Stop thinking and start doing: The power of practicing more

Here are three reasons why you should prioritize active practice over passive learning.

We all have goals that we want to achieve in our lives. These goals may include learning a new language, eating healthier and losing weight, becoming a better parent, saving more money, and so on.It can be easy to assume that the ...

by James Clear  | July 21, 2015 01:00:00
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5 ways to help yourself grow professionally

Grow professionally even without the support of your company.

Why does your growth and development matter? It’s essential to challenge and stretch yourself often, and not let yourself get stuck in a job where you don’t feel like you are growing or learning.There is more potential inside each person than even ...

by Nicole Smartt  | July 18, 2015 09:00:00
Startup Tips

6 grammatical errors that need to stop now

Here are six grammatical errors that are so simple, yet such common offenders.

Proper grammar seems to be a thing of the past—why stress about tiny technicalities, right? Wrong.You should be a grammar stickler for many reasons. Do you want to risk turning off potential clients, employers and connections because of grammatical mistakes?Many people are so concerned ...

by Jonathan Long  | July 12, 2015 07:00:00
Startup Tips

The checklist to becoming a faster learner

There's so much to learn and so little free time.

by Paula Rizzo  | June 18, 2015 08:00:00
News and Events

Startup Brew 2: Funding and Maximizing Your Initial Capital

iAcademy School of Continuing Education presents Mr. Alan Gosiengfiao, CEO of MyChild Applications and winner of IdeaSpace Startup Competition 2014. He will conduct a two-hour lecture and workshop on how to be a successful entrepreneur. Workshop details here.

by Press Release  | October 13, 2014 08:00:00
News and Events

Leadership Enhancement for Business Owners, Managers and Partners

Is your leadership team prepared to grow the business to the next level? This learning event will move your thinking three steps forward.

This November 26, from 7:00-11:30am, a great opportunity is offered to business owners and managers to get an update on trends and practices that enable leaders to level up thinking and pursue growth.  The learning event features top-notch speaker, author and businessman ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | November 09, 2013 05:00:00
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