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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

This 1 Celebrity Technique Makes You Instantly More Interesting to Hiring Managers

Share this about yourself to make a better first impression.<p>In my industry, reputation management is a hot topic these days. It used to be only the C-suite needed to worry about their public persona. However, thanks to social media, now we all must consider how we're perceived in the business …

The Benefits of Cultivating Gratitude for Stress Relief

Have you ever noticed that some people seem to be able to maintain a relatively positive attitude regardless of what’s happening around them? Like …

Happiness

The Most Undervalued Page In Buffett's Annual Letter

Every year, Warren Buffett releases a letter to the world that begins with a simple, yet extraordinary table. The 2018 letter, released a few days ago, continues the tradition.<p>On page 2, there’s a table showing the annual percentage change in Berkshire’s Book Value Per-Share and Market Value …

Investing

The 3 Worst Habits of Ineffective Managers

People don't quit companies. They quit bosses.<p><i>Why are some managers ineffective? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Heinrich Stander, B.Sc Engineering & Management, on Quora:</b><p>It is …

Should I pay off my student loans early?

<i>I have a student loan with a balance of $95,000 that has an interest rate of 2.4% over 20 years. I save at least 18% of each paycheck for retirement</i> …

A New Backpack Is Blowing Up On Kickstarter -- Here's Why

Backpacks are the divas of the luggage world. One might work as a daypack but won’t carry enough for a three-day business trip. Another is perfect for work but way too small or formal for the gym. I have a sleek pack that nicely fits one laptop but heaven forbid I need it to accommodate a water …

Crowd Funding

10 Simple Things You Can Do To Be Happier, Backed By Science

Happiness is so interesting, because we all have different ideas about what it is and how to get it. I would love to be happier -- as I'm sure most …

'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

Here Are the First 6 Books You Should Read In 2018 | Inc.com

If you love lists, December is a fun month to browse the internet. These lists usually take one of two forms: You're looking back on the previous year or eyeing the horizon for the year to come.<p>Some of the lists in the rearview mirror are autopsies. Here's what went wrong or the biggest flame …

Self-improvement

Meet the man behind the most important tool in data science

Wes McKinney hates the idea of researchers wasting their time. “Scientists unnecessarily dealing with the drudgery of simple data manipulation tasks makes me feel terrible,” he says.<p>Perhaps more than any other person, McKinney has helped fix that problem. McKinney is the developer of “Pandas”, one …

Data Science

Student loans due? 5 smart moves to pay off private and federal education debt easily — and cheaply

Graduated college last May? It’s likely time for you to start paying up: The six-month grace period on federal student loans is coming to an end if …

Personal Finance

2 Of 3 Investing Methods Will Leave You Short

On a daily basis, there is a litany of articles and advertisements encouraging you to invest your savings with the promise of future wealth and …

Retirement

Facts won't always convince people you're right — a former NASA flight director explains how he learned to argue better in the wake of a disaster

<b>• Former NASA flight director Paul Hill said the space program was badly polarized in the wake of the 2003 Columbia disaster.</b><p><b>• He learned this firsthand as he investigated the causes of the fatal accident, which killed seven astronauts.</b><p><b>• Hill said appealing to data did little to restore trust</b> …

WebAssembly Will Finally Let You Run High-Performance Applications in Your Browser

Online applications could work as smoothly as the programs you install on your machine Photo: Gabriela Hasbun Photo: Gabriela HasbunThe author, Luke …

Want to Get More Done? Answer These 5 Questions Every Night | Inc.com

When it comes to staying on the positive end of the spectrum to growth and expansion, many people think that high performers have a secret that the majority doesn't possess.<p>However, their success isn't rooted in secrets and life hacks. It's rooted in a focus on systems and daily habits which …

Lifehacks

New evidence shows the sugar industry suppressed studies linking sugar to heart disease and cancer

For decades, sugar lobbyists have been taking aim at studies linking sugar and cancer.<p>When a study last year found that mice on sugar-heavy diets were more likely to develop breast cancer, the Sugar Association, one of the biggest sugar lobbying groups in the US, called it "sensationalized." The …

Elon Musk Has 24 Hours in a Day. So Do You. Here's How He Gets More Done | Inc.com

Benjamin Franklin once said that time is like money. Without being managed properly, how do you know where it's going?<p>Time management is one of those issues that we all face at work, but (ironically) few of us have the time to address.<p>For the world's top CEOs, however, time management simply can't …

Time Management

Designing Your Life Begins with Designing Your Days

When people think of the words Lifestyle Design images of working from a laptop, location independence, The Four Hour Workweek and digital nomads pop …

I tried the 10/10/10 Method to make decisions like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio — and it's completely changed the way I view choices

<i><br>"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people."</i><p>Those words are often attributed to Isaac Newton. They may evoke a chuckle, but they get to the root of a problem faced by us all — irrational behavior.<p>Making decisions is one of keystone actions we all take on a …

Python Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

<b>For the past month,</b> we ranked nearly 1,300 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.77% chance to be picked in …

Time To Invest In This 120-Year Old Company At A 2-Year Low?

<b>Introduction</b><p>We like consumer staples because they are generally stable companies. In particular, they are recession proof. Considering that a decade …

Investing

Finally, a Retirement Calculator That Might Help You Retire

Am I on track for retirement?<p>It’s a simple question. But to answer it accurately and make sure you don’t outlive your money, you need powerful data …

Student loans: Answers to your 9 biggest questions about college debt

Still paying off your student loans? You’re in good company. Some 42.4 million Americans still owe money on their federal student loans.<p>Of course, …

APIs as infrastructure: future-proofing Stripe with versioning

When it comes to APIs, change isn’t popular. While software developers are used to iterating quickly and often, API developers lose that flexibility …

How to create a simple REST web-service with Node, AWS Lambda and the Serverless Framework

In this article I will explain how to create a REST web-service that is written with Node.js and deployed to AWS Lambda <b>λ</b>. I’m also going to use the …

Cloud Computing

The worst career advice, according to 6 life coaches

Ask anyone about your haircut, and they might shrug and say it looks “fine.” But ask for career advice? You’re likely to get an earful of trite …

How to Go From Successful to Very Successful (and Why Most People Can't Do It) | Inc.com

Many people want success more than anything else. And they'll sacrifice everything to have it -- which is often the cost of admission.<p>But there's a problem. Sustaining success, and going <i>beyond</i> success is nearly impossible for most people. Hence Greg McKeown, author of <i>Essentialism</i><i>,</i> questions, "Why …

Motivation

I retired at 52 with a $3 million net worth — here are my 10 best tips to build wealth

We all have money tips coming out our ears. Do this. Don't do that. Do this <i>or</i> that. And on and on… The advice seems endless. So much so that if you try to follow them all you'd end up with no time to actually live your life.<p>At the same time, all money tips are not created equal. While many are …

Is It Time To Rethink The Scientific Method? | Inc.com

Designing an airplane has long been an exercise in tradeoffs. A larger airplane with more powerful engines can hold more people and go farther, but is costlier to run. A smaller one is more cost efficient, but lacks capacity. For decades, these have been nearly inviolable constraints that …

Algorithms