Distractions: Why They're Worse Than You Think.
iMessage on your laptop. WhatsApp Web. Smart watch notifications. The list is endless. Technology is wonderful - it's allowed us to stay constantly and instantly connected to the world around us. But we all know that isn't always a good thing. If I'm being honest, it took me about half an hour to write these three sentences.
The word innovation gets thrown around a lot these days. And as with any term that gets overused, it's also lost a bit of its meaning. Innovation, contrary to everyday vernacular, refers to more than just thinking creatively and coming up with fresh ideas. In the truest sense of the word, to innovate something means to change something that is already established and better it by using new ideas and processes.
Entrepreneurship & The Changing Future of Work 🔮
The word "entrepreneurship" brings certain images to mind. It might be a fifty-something year old adult who turned a local bakery into a national food chain. Maybe it's a 20-something year old app developer who founded a funky tech startup. Most likely, it's someone like Bill Gates or another icon of equal notoriety.
Perfectionism Can Kill Productivity 💯
Most people like to do things to the best of their ability. We like to give it 100%, especially at work or at school. But doing things "perfectly" might not always be the best choice. Sometimes it's enough to do a really great job - because perfection takes time. And time is limited.
How To Say 'No' To Things...And Why You Should
We live in an age where the idea of always being busy is glorified. The more you do and the less time you have, you somehow seem more important. Even more respectable. Nowhere is this mindset more prevalent than in the workplace -- and millennials are not exempt.
Jon Amodeo: Zoocasa
Since College Pro, Jon is absolutely crushing it. As a young real estate agent, he’s closing deals quickly, on his way to becoming as successful in that field as he was as a College Pro franchisee. After nine years with the company, Jon is most definitely a proud College Pro alumni.
5️⃣ Ways to Deal with the Anxiety of Running Your Own Business
Practice self compassion: When you're just getting started, there's a lot to figure out. As you're learning and realizing just how much you may not know, it's easy to get down on yourself. And as you get into the swing of running your own business, some hiccups and failures are inevitable. During these times, it's important to be kind to yourself, learn from the experience, and remain persistent.
College Pro: The Franchisee Experience
Starting your entrepreneurship journey in an environment where you're supported and coached can make a huge difference. You get the best of both worlds: be your own boss and grow a business, but learn from - and lean on - coworkers and managers.