Carlos Pinha

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Here are several six-figure jobs that don’t require a college degree

Not all high-paying jobs require a degree. Here are some jobs with $100,000 potential–no bachelor’s degree required.<p>As college degrees continue to climb in cost, some companies are losing the degree requirement altogether and pursuing alternative methods of recruiting talented employees. While …

Employment

Self-Made Billionaires Jeff Bezos and Ray Dalio Attribute Their Success to This 1 Surprising Trait

Principles matter more than you think.<p>Think about industry heavyweights such as Amazon. What's their secret sauce?<p>Well, there's always a great leader behind these businesses. We know that much. They have rockstar employees as well, and they consistently deliver a tremendous amount of value to their …

Jeff Bezos

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go …

Self-improvement

1 High-Yield Renewable Energy Stock You're Overlooking but Shouldn't

NextEra Energy Partners LP is about to celebrate its fourth anniversary as a publicly traded company. It's already doubled investors' money.<p>Renewable …

Renewable Energy

William Shatner once called bitcoin a 'snob currency' — now he’s pushing bitcoin miners to use solar power

William Shatner wants bitcoin miners to think of the planet.<p>The former Captain Kirk is a spokesman for Solar Alliance, a Canadian solar energy company that wants to help bitcoin miners go green by using solar power.<p>The company on Wednesday announced it acquired a 165,000 square-foot warehouse in …

Bitcoin

I Haven't Emptied My Garbage in Over a Year

Avoiding packaged food has improved life more than anything. My diet tastes better, costs less, and is more convenient, healthy, and social than ever.<p>My diet is more <b>delicious</b> than ever.<p>It <b>costs less</b>.<p>I spend <b>less time</b> preparing and cleaning.<p>I <b>eat more</b> while <b>losing unwanted fat</b>, effortlessly.<p>I'm <b>more</b> …

Sustainability

What's next: Renewable energy investors look ahead

The U.S. took a back seat in pursuing renewable energy goals through federal policy after announcing plans to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement …

Renewable Energy

Fish Wars and Missing Fortunes

Here are your morning reads.<p>My Tuesday morning train reads:<p>Cryptocurrencies: looking beyond the hype (BIS); <i>see also</i> The bigger cryptocurrencies get, the worse they perform (Reuters)<br>• The Stock-Market Price Can Be Wrong. Very Wrong. (MoneyBeat)<br>• One in 10 dollars of U.S. housing were anonymous …

Stock Markets

How trying to stay cool could make the world even hotter

<b>Air conditioning systems that keep homes, offices and shops cool on hot days are rapidly gaining in popularity in a warming world. But is all the extra electricity they use going to exacerbate climate change or can design efficiencies prevent this?</b><p>The world is getting hotter, indeed 16 of the 17 …

Clean Energy

Need to Motivate People? Here Are 4 Techniques That Actually Work

At organizations like Facebook and Change.org, Jennifer Dulski amassed a toolkit of techniques for channeling individual workers into mass movements.<p>Jennifer Dulski is a veteran troop rally-er. As president and COO of Change.org, she energized millions to rise up against the status quo. At …

Management

Costco's Latest Announcement Will Have Millennials Falling Over Themselves to Shop There

Bill Gates thinks this startup can help end world hunger. Now Costco's jumping on the same bandwagon.<p>All millennials do these days is eat avocado toast, right? Avocados are the reason (some say) that millennials can't afford to buy homes.<p>On Shark Tank, Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran also put …

Bill Gates

The 4 Magic Words Every Hiring Manager Wants to Hear in An Interview

You're already thinking it. Just come out and say it. What's the worst that could happen?<p>Whether by luck or by skill (maybe a bit of both), you've landed an interview for what could be your dream job.<p>You've just got to convince them to hire you. How do you stand out from all the other candidates as …

Employment

How To Use The 4 Ds Of Effective Time Management

Do you sometimes struggle with time management?<p>Or does the day lack enough hours to attend to your projects, habits, commitments and more?<p>When half past five rolls around, do you look at your to do list and feel you didn’t accomplish much of anything?<p>If you’re struggling to take charge of the day, …

Time Management

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

7 Things I Wish I Had Known Sooner in Life

You can make millions and still be poor.<p><i>What is something you wish you had known sooner? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, Founder of Knowledge For Men | 3x Best</b> …

Selling

How to Answer the Trickiest Job Interview Question of All

It's not "Why do you want to work here?" or "What is your greatest weakness?" Here's how to get your answer to the real zinger down pat.<p>Over the past six months, during what he calls “the endless job hunt,” Mike—who didn’t want his last name used due to said hunt—has been on 10 job interviews. …

Employment

This One Simple Mental Exercise Will Help You Maximize An Important Self Improvement Practice

Technology has created a culture of information consumption, which has caused us to neglect this one, vital mental exercise that makes us uniquely as humans.<p>We are busy -- seemingly busier than ever before. Task lists, emails, mobile notifications, new <i>Netflix</i> releases -- we have a never-ending …

Self-Reflection

Blockchain Is The Next Big Thing

Those who are skeptical of cryptocurrencies may overlook the potential for blockchain technology. While many cryptocurrencies could fail, with their …

Blockchain

How to build a brand with purpose, according to 5 entrepreneurs who just won big money doing so

It’s no longer good enough to be in business for yourself alone — if it ever was in the first place.<p>Corporate social responsibility is more important than it’s ever been, and consumers — especially younger consumers— are much more cognizant of a corporation’s purpose than they’ve ever been. But …

Entrepreneurship

Bitcoin: Hash Rate Telling A Bullish Story

As the cryptocurrency bear market presses on many investors worry that Bitcoin was just another passing fad. Bitcoin recently broke down past $8000 and is struggling to find support around $7800, the same level where Bitcoin broke out in early April in an attempt to break above $10000. The overall …

Bitcoin

Charity offers retail bond paying out 4.5pc

A charity has launched a retail bond with an annual fixed rate of interest of 4.5pc, paying out twice a year until it matures in 2026.<p>Affordable bonds of this type are issued rarely, usually only once or twice a year.<p>The offering is only available for a limited amount of time, and closes in the …

Finance

These three skill sets will ensure you’ll never be out of work

The greater adoption of artificial intelligence and automation will undoubtedly reshape the workforce and the skills people need to stay employed. And according to a report released by McKinsey Global Institute during the VivaTech conference in Paris today (May 24), there are three core skill …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Price Your Product: A Simple Model

These five factors determine whether your offering commands a premium price or belongs in the bargain bin.<p>Few elements of marketing are more peril-fraught than pricing. If you charge too much, you don't sell as much, which blunts your growth. If you charge too little, you're leaving money on the …

Product Management

Visa UK's former chief executive Marc O'Brien joins world's first crypto bank

Marc O'Brien, the former chief executive of Visa UK and Ireland, will be taking on the role of chief executive for the world's first mobile …

An investor who helps manage money for the super-rich has a simple tip for building wealth, and you can start doing it today

It's just two words: compound interest.<p>Understanding the power of this concept, and more crucially, putting it to work by saving, is crucial to building wealth over time, according to Katie Nixon, the chief investment officer at Northern Trust Wealth Management, which has $287 billion in assets …

If You Want To Master Your Life, Learn To Organize Your Feelings

People who are controlled by their emotions typically have something in common: they tend to only do what feels most comfortable. In other words, their emotions are organized into “feels good” and “feels bad,” not “feels good” or “does good.”<p>Processing trauma doesn’t feel good but it does good. …

Self-help

This 3-Day Microbiome Cleanse Will Eliminate Bloat, Improve Digestion & Reboot Your Gut Health

Over two decades as a holistic, functional doctor in New York City, I have treated tens of thousands of patients who have brain fog, anxiety, and …

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

Albert Einstein

10 Simple Habits That Will Make You More Likable Right Away

Enthusiasm is contagious.<p><i>What are some social life hacks? 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 Andrew Ferebee, 7-figure entrepreneur, on Quora:</b><p>Growing up, I was one of the shyest and …

15 Ways to Calm Yourself Down

We all worry and get upset from time to time. It’s a normal part of life, right? But what happens when that anxiety or anger takes over, and you …

Mindfulness