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Want to Retire at 40? It Can Happen and Here's How

Financial advisers say that it is possible, though difficult, for the average American worker to retire by 40.<p>Read more here.

5 Signs Your New Business Venture Will Fail

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’re gearing up to embrace the wonderful world of entrepreneurship. Before you set out to earn your millions, though, do a quick attitude check to be sure that you aren’t unintentionally sabotaging your goals.<p>If you agree with …

Entrepreneurship

How Working Past Age 65 Can Hurt Your Finances

Every month, approximately 250,000 Americans turn 65 years of age. For most, retirement represents an opportunity to enjoy life and the leisure activities for which they simply didn't have time during their working years. But it's also a time to make important decisions about personal finances. If …

Habits That Help Boost Productivity From Dawn To Dusk

Resolutions, intentions, visualizations, and plans are all great. But it’s <i>habits</i> that really change our lives. In fact, a recent article from Psychology Today notes that habits are so powerful that, if we’re in the environment that supports our habit, we’ll carry out the action without even …

11 Bad Habits That Bloat You

Sometimes it comes from excess air trapped in your digestive tract. Other times it feels like a basketball is stuck in your abdomen, or your entire …

Nutrition

Google Says These Are 2014's Best Android Apps

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Android News

5 Must-Have Tech Gadgets for New Parents

Any American who has ever procreated knows what a racket the baby industry is. And that’s not a sippy cup half-empty viewpoint — according to a 2013 …

Home Automation

Want to Retire Overseas? No One Discusses This Challenge

Planning for a retirement that includes spending some or even all your time in another country is an increasingly appealing idea. As a result, it's …

24 Hours in Advertising: Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked.<p><b>Buzzing on Adweek:</b><p><b>The magic of Tide</b><p>Here's how one …

Advertising

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. Take a look at Business Insider's 10 favorite ads of 2014.</b> We won't ruin the surprise, but the theme linking all our rankings is that marketers this year are starting to harness social media to improve the reach and effectiveness of their campaigns.<p><b>2. Take our quiz and try to identify these 11</b> …

5 Holiday Gift-Giving Mistakes to Avoid

10 best Steve Jobs emails

Steve Jobs has been dead three years, but his words live on -- and continue to be used against him.<p>Emails sent by Jobs have surfaced once again in a class action lawsuit brought against Apple (AAPL) for making iTunes the exclusive store for iPod music. Jobs' emails are characteristically frank, …

20 Sites Where Everything Is on Sale Today, Often 40% to 50% Off

It's Cyber Monday, and while virtually every e-retailer has some of its merchandise on sale, others are holding big, across-the-board markdowns on …

Shopping

26 Tips to Strengthen Your Social Media Marketing

Is it time to look at your social media from a fresh perspective?<p>Are you ready to make some changes?<p>There are a variety of ways to improve how your …

Social Media

The Most Important Weapon In Sales

Want to close sales efficiently? You only need one tool.<p>One of the hardest parts about sales is being able to close a deal without using too many resources. Like a Navy seal, your goal is to get in take care of business and get out. To perfect this art, people in sales have all sorts of tools and …

Customers

Best books for investors, why you can’t buy happiness

Hello, MarketWatchers.<p>Can’t buy me love<p>On how money can buy you a big pile of unhappiness.<p>8 popular, but potentially dangerous, toys for kids<p>That …

Stock Markets

15 Proven Tips to Be Happy at Work

Want to be happier at work? Try taking time out for these proven techniques.<p>Breaking news. In 2013, unhappy employees outnumbered happy ones by two to one worldwide, according to Gallup. Based on studies that took place in 142 countries and contained approximately 180 million employees, only "13 …

Happiness

Why you can have a lot of money and still be unhappy

With enough money, you can buy yourself a heap of unhappiness.<p>A healthy amount of savings can, I believe, enrich our lives in three key ways. It can …

Personal Finance

7 Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Now that December has arrived, it's time to make some smart moves to set up your company for an even better next year.<p>Here's my seven-point checklist for entrepreneurs at the year's end:<p>1. Set the stage for growth.<p>Can your …

Customer Service

5 Simple Steps to Schedule Your Week for Business and Personal Success

As an entrepreneur, attending to your work is essential for building your business. But creating a balanced life is the key to sustained success in the office and at home.<p>Early in my career, I struggled with striking a balance between my work and my personal life. I quickly found that being a …

Entrepreneurship

Ad of the Day: Airbnb Created a Beautifully Intricate Tour of the World in Miniature

In an age of boundless CGI, the best creatives are increasingly asking themselves one question: How can we bring this to life in the real …

Advertising Industry

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

Victoria’s Secret Model Workouts 2014: VS Angel Exercise And Diet Tips Before Fashion Show

Some of the most glamorous models in the fashion industry will strut their stuff down the Victoria’s Secret catwalk Tuesday in London for the …

How managing your leisure time could save your nest egg

Chances are good you will end up doing a fair amount of puttering in retirement. And your nest egg will be the better for it.<p>Those are the primary …

Retirement

How to Make Someone Want to Do Business With You

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How can you build your book of business? You may get short-term results from invasive, hard-sell tactics. But they won’t last for long, as clients retreat whenever they feel pressure or desperation. So, to create a sustainable …

Entrepreneurship

15 great books for investors

I’m often asked, especially as the holiday gift-giving season approaches, which books I recommend for investors.<p>I haven’t kept exact count, of …

Investing

The airport of the future

The airport of the future will be less like a sprawling bus depot and more like a large, sustainable park.<p>The number of passengers and aircraft are set to double by 2033, according to Jack Plunkett, CEO of Plunkett Research, a firm specializing in the travel industry. To adapt to the growing …

A Bank Hired an Actor to Tell You He’s an Actor Hired by a Bank. And It’s Awesome

Commercials about financial institutions are notoriously snooze-worthy, but Nordnet has changed it up with a fun new campaign rich in meta-humor.<p>The …

Advertising Industry