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The Winning Strategy Top Companies Use to Thrive (Hint: It's So Simple It Fits on a Single Page)

Today's unpredictable environment wants to rock your world. Here's how to turn the tables and thrive.<p>It's undeniable. Dramatic, persistent change is sweeping virtually every sector, challenging leadership as never before.<p>As one noteworthy point of proof came in a 2017 PwC survey of 1,370 leaders …

Management

Using these words can give away your social status, according to an anthropologist — and you’ll never hear a royal say them

Language is a minefield, and everyday habits can be an instant giveaway, revealing the speaker's social class. That's according to Kate Fox, a social anthropologist who picked out terms that a true upper-class Brit or royal would never use.<p>Her 2004 book, "Watching The English: The Hidden Rules of …

Linguistics

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

Do You Have What It Takes To Successfully Trade Financial Markets?

Over the course of 15 years working as a performance coach with traders and investors, from daytrading shops to hedge funds and investment banks, I’ve enjoyed an unusual front row on the factors that contribute to success and failure in financial markets. During that time, I’ve conducted numerous …

Self-improvement

This app makes your headphones sound like a pro recording studio

Spend some time shopping for headphones, and you’ll quickly grow tired of devices claiming to present music “as the artist intended,” despite sporting vastly different sound. But what if your favorite cans actually <i>could</i> sound like the recording studio where your favorite music was mixed?<p>Enter …

Audiophile

Most Commonly Used Forex Chart Patterns

With so many ways to trade currencies, picking common methods can save time, money and effort. By fine tuning common and simple methods a trader can …

Trading

These Are the 5 Best Books on Investing, Period

MONEY readers—and Warren Buffett—weigh in.<p>There are a lot of books out there full of investment advice, but it can be tough cutting through the …

Investing

Ask a Fool: How do you actually buy stocks?

Here's how to make your first stock purchase.<p>Q: What is the actual procedure to buy a stock?<p>Most people buy their stocks through an online broker, such as <b>TD Ameritrade</b>, <b>E*Trade</b>, or <b>Schwab</b>, just to name a few. These all charge trading commissions under $10 and offer valuable educational resources for …

Investing

Save money With These Coupon Blogs in 2018

Best Coupon Blogs and Resources for 2018<p>Visit these helpful coupon blogs to save big money on your favorite items.<p>Updated February 22, 2018<p>Every …

3 Ways to Make Memorable Small Talk That Gets People Interested In Working With You

The easiest way to be intriguing is listen closely after you've asked someone to tell you about themself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"Small talk is the biggest talk we do." ~ Susan RoAne, author/keynote speaker</i><p>Most people try to avoid small talk---the often …

Profit

How To: Properly Calibrate the Battery on Any Android Phone

After Apple's recent fiasco, it's now common knowledge that smartphone batteries degrade over time. But aside from causing terrible battery life, a …

I drank lemon water every morning for a week — and I saw results

Winter can be a difficult time to stay healthy when it seems like everyone around you is infected with the flu. Although there are many natural remedies and precautions you can take to try and fight these nasty viruses, sometimes, their attack is just too strong. So this winter, I decided to try …

Alternative Medicine

A researcher who spoke with 45 self-made multi-multimillionaires realized they all had something unexpected in common

You don't talk about money.<p>This tradition is extremely widespread in Germany, and the taboo has spread to science.<p>Very little research has been done so far on the extremely private group of the German super-rich.<p>Rainer Zitelmann from the University of Potsdam has therefore set himself on a rarely …

Real Estate

What to Do When You Are Ready to Scale | Inc.com

You may be among the 70 percent of startups that find scalability to be a struggle, especially when considering how to prepare your team, infrastructure, and systems for future growth. Overhiring to accommodate theoretical future business isn't typically an option, and improper prep can leave your …

Business Strategy

21 Epigrams Every Man Should Live By | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Ryan Holiday.</i><p>As long as man has been alive, he has been collecting little sayings about how to live. We …

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This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Jackyled Direct (99% positive lifetime from over 19,000 customers) via Amazon has its motion-activated under-bed LED light strips …

A Beginner’s Guide to Dividend Investing

A few years back, I finally opened up an individual retirement account, or IRA. (A small step in investing, a giant leap toward adulting.) After …

Investing

What Aristotle Can Teach You About Marketing

You have to make your argument, it has to make sense and it has to make an emotional connection.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Thousands of years ago, a guy named Aristotle had lots of ideas about everything from religion and ethics to medicine and science.<p>He also …

Marketing

Is This Science Hacker a Heroine or a Villain?

Alexandra Elbakyan is turning the multimillion dollar science publishing industry upside down.<p>In 2011, 23-year-old Alexandra Elbakyan did something …

Social Sciences

Review of UniPDF, a Free PDF to Word Converter

UniPDF Review<p>Convert PDF to DOC, GIF, HTML, MBP, JPG, PNG, TIF, TXT, and More<p>Updated January 03, 2018<p>UniPDF is a free PDF to Word converter (PDF to …

Software

A flight attendant says 'nobody cares' if you actually turn off your phone on a plane — and reveals the disgusting reason you should never drink coffee in the air

There's something intriguing about the life of airline crew members. Maybe it's the pristine uniform, the jet-setting lifestyle, or the secret codes and signs. But people in the industry often say the job is nowhere near as glamorous as it appears.<p>Confirming that is an unnamed flight attendant at a …

E.coli

Silicon Valley's drug-fueled, secret sex parties -- One more reason to hate the hookup culture

We typically picture the movers and shakers in Silicon Valley as brilliant if geeky walking intellects, hunched over their computers, inventing new gadgets.<p>But this week Vanity Fair published a book excerpt by Emily Chang revealing that Silicon Valley is as sexually debauched as Hollywood, the …

Silicon Valley

How to Write Instagram Captions That Drive Engagement

Staying active on social media is absolutely necessary if you want your business to be successful.This statement holds true for small, local …

Jordan Brand

Radiation Nation: How to Shield Yourself From Cell Phone Waves

Cell phone use in the US is growing, with more people using smartphones than ever before. In fact, studies show that average age a child gets their …

Gear & Gadgets

Should you buy bitcoin? Warren Buffett’s $1M bet has a hidden lesson for cryptocurrency investors.

A major trend in 2017 was the growing number of big investors (and banks) finally embracing cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Ethereum-traded ether …

Investing

Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Win – and Neither Did His Campaign

On the afternoon of November 8, 2016, Kellyanne Conway settled into her glass office at Trump Tower. Right up until the last weeks of the race, the …

Donald Trump

'Honour' killings in Karachi shock Pakistan's largest city

Murders of teenagers show that poor communities in cities are becoming more entrenched in conservative values<p>The night Ghani Rehman was condemned to die, his father asked if they could share a last meal together. But Ghani excused himself, preferring to wait in his room. His sisters came to see …

Pakistan

13 books Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and other moguls think everyone should read

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates reportedly reads 50 books a year. Oprah Winfrey has called reading "her personal path to freedom."<p>Gates and Winfrey, along with a number of other successful people, have made book recommendations over the years. For last-minute Christmas shoppers, here are some titles …

Books

Autowater can make any faucet in your home automatic with an easy snap-in installation

We’ve all seen those modern public restrooms with the convenient touch-less faucets and paper towel dispensers and wondered to ourselves: What would it take to get that in my home? Aside from spending a fortune on a new high-tech faucet, there’s a new start-up that’s selling an adapter you can use …

Opinion: If you want to get rich, invest in Treasury bills, not FAANG stocks or bitcoin

Demand curves are usually downward-sloping. That’s because people will buy more of a product when it is cheaper and less of it when it is more …

Investing