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Brian Wong, Founder Of Kiip, Proves You're Never To Young To Be An Entrepreneur

Brian Wong is making waves. Thanks to his mobile rewards company, Kiip, the 22-year-old he has already made a third consecutive appearance on Forbes …

This Simple Mind Trick Could Revolutionize Your Finances

It has nothing to do with unmarked vans and everything to do with keeping your money in your pocket.<p>Here's what you do: When you're about to make a purchase, however big or small, picture a stranger holding your purchase in one hand and the cash it would take to buy it in the other. Which offering …

Why The Open Office Makes You Distracted, Exhausted, And Insecure

Sean Gallup/Getty Images About a third of us work in open offices. They're cheaper than giving everybody their own space. Management gurus tell us they promote "collaboration," "serendipity," and other buzzwords.<p>The only problem is that open plan offices actually make people worse at their jobs. …

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Wall Street CEO: Every Successful Person I've Seen Shares These Two Traits

After spending 40 years on Wall Street building Perella Weinberg, a global investment firm, Joe Perella has seen people come and go.<p>In an interview with financial career site OneWire, he shared what he thinks gives people real staying power — the power to build a successful business and brand in an …

14 Surprising Things That Affect Your Willpower And Decision Making

As he tells Vanity Fair, it's a way of managing his willpower.<p>"I'm trying to pare down decisions," he says. "I don't want to make decisions about what I'm eating or wearing. Because I have too many other decisions to make."<p>Obama's focus on routine is backed up by research. Social psychologist Roy …

How To Get The Salary You Really Want

Only 41% of Americans report that they've asked for a raise. Get the salary bump you've earned by taking the time to prepare and following these steps.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

This brilliant pyramid outlines the 6 steps to financial success

You've probably heard of Maslow's hierarchy of needs.<p>It's the ranking of primary human needs for psychological well-being as described by American psychologist Abraham Harold Maslow, and is usually illustrated not unlike the old-school food pyramid:<p>The financial blogger known only as Mister …

12 Simple Tricks For Saving Time On Email

Cal Newport, author of "So Good They Can't Ignore You," argues that this is terrible for your career.<p>While sending emails might feel productive, he says, it doesn't help you grow your professional skill set.<p>With that in mind, we gathered these time-saving hacks.<p>If you're always sending the same …

The 11 Worst Body Language Mistakes Professionals Make

Excellent nonverbal communication skills tell your audience that you're confident, energetic, engaged, and honest, says Tonya Reiman, author of "The Power of Body Language."<p>Someone with poor nonverbal skills, however, may give off an impression of low self-esteem and a lack of interest, she says. …

Here Are 3 Rules For Success, According To One CEO

But there <i>are</i> certain steps you can take, or rules to follow, that can help, he says.<p>Caruso outlined the 10 rules for success that have been very effective for him. Here are a few of our favorites:<p><b>1. "Zig" when others "zag."</b> "When everyone is telling you to go one way, take that as a sure sign you …

How To Use The Science Of 'Physical Intelligence' To Win A Negotiation

As new insights into the mind show, people's behaviors are shaped by their physical sensations — all without their knowing. For instance, if you're holding something warm, you'll treat the people around you more warmly.<p>That's great if you want to make a friend, but not so great if you're sticking …

Here's What Successful People Do On The Weekend

Everyone wants more time in a weekend. Taking a look at how these successful people use the time might give you a few ideas.<p><i>Produced by Robert Libetti. Originally published in August 2013.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

Here's What Happens To Investments On 'Shark Tank' After The Cameras Stop Rolling

"Shark Tank" investor Barbara Corcoran talks about her investments on the show over the seasons - how many go through, and why others fall through.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

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Danny Lyon's inside shots

In late 1965, fresh from photographing the nascent Civil Rights Movement in the American south, Danny Lyon joined a motorcycle gang called the Chicago Outlaws. He was 23 and already a "fully fledged romantic" who believed the best way to photograph a subject was from the inside out.<p>"I honestly …

David Bailey portrait of Queen released to mark her 88th birthday

A portrait of the Queen by the renowned British photographer David Bailey has been released to mark her 88th birthday on Monday.<p>The photograph of the monarch, smiling, was taken at Buckingham Palace in March and commissioned on behalf of the government's Great Britain campaign.<p>The image will be …

How to Set Up Your Photography Blog and Get Noticed

Love it or hate it, the internet these days is ruled by social media. If you don’t share, like, +1 and comment, the chances are, you are not going to …

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One Way to Convert Color Images to Black & White in Lightroom and Silver Efex Pro 2

Whether you’re just starting to convert color to black and white or you’ve just never been satisfied with how your previous attempts have turned out, …