Chuck Grand

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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 …

Self-help

Don’t love what you do? *This* career path provides for the most happiness, a new study claims

Your career impacts your well-being in a number of scientifically supported ways. For starters, a job that you like is worth more than a pay increase …

Employment

When your parents die broke

Blogger John Schmoll’s father left a financial mess when he died: a house that was worth far less than the mortgage, credit card bills in excess of …

When your parents die broke

Blogger John Schmoll's father left a financial mess when he died: a house that was worth far less than the mortgage, credit card bills in excess of $20,000_and debt collector s who insisted the son was legally obligated to pay what his father owed.<p>Fortunately, Schmoll knew better.<p>"I've been working …

Equifax hack, one week later: What really happened, and what you should do to protect yourself

I can tell from the email I’m getting — and, honestly, from friends calling me and even stopping me at church— that you still have many questions …

Identity Theft

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

Personal Finance

5 Tactics to Master the Haters

How to best the bullies, trolls, and critics.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The internet is the Wild West. If you're stepping up, be prepared for haters to pull you down.<p>These five entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles share their steadfast rules and tactics to keep …

Motivation

Vermont Medical School Says Goodbye To Lectures

For students starting medical school, the first year can involve a lot of time in a lecture hall. There are hundreds of terms to master and pages upon pages of notes to take.<p>But when the new class of medical students begins at the University of Vermont's Larner College of Medicine next week, a lot …

Medical School

Career advice: 5 simple steps to find the best job for your personality

You’re unusually lucky if you know exactly what you want to do in life — or feel like your current job is perfect for you. Most people need a little …

Employment

7 Tips for Creating the Life of Your Dreams

You’re working a full-time job that you’re “meh” about, but you have no idea what you want to do next. You’re still figuring out exactly what you want to be when you grow up. Maybe you need help figuring out how your certain set of skills can land you your dream job. Reading about how inspiring …

Motivation

The 13 dumbest things to do with your money in your 20s

Time is on your side when you're young, and a head start in saving and investing can result in massive financial gains down the road.<p>To get on track financially, start by avoiding these 13 common mistakes.<p><i>Original reporting by Kathleen Elkins.</i>

Personal Finance

A Plant 1,000 Times More Efficient at CO2 Removal Than Photosynthesis Is Now Active

The CO2 Collector<p>Yesterday, the world’s first commercial carbon capture plant began sucking carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the air around it. Perched …

Los Angeles

MedReleaf Raises $75 Million in North America's Biggest Pot IPO

As investors look to get into pot stocks ahead of a potential legalization of the drug in Canada, MedReleaf Corp. this week pulled off the largest …

North America

It's Happening Again -- and the Last 2 Times This Happened, the S&P 500 Fell by 57% and 19%

S&P 500 company share repurchases have declined substantially, which has historically been a warning to investors.<p>Over the long run, the direction of …

Stock Markets

First Cannabis ETF Hits Market and Rises Sharply in Initial Trading

Marijuana is likely to be legal throughout Canada next year and the markets are eager to get in on the ground floor.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Canada continues to trail blaze when it comes to legal marijuana, with national legalization on the table in 2017 and even …

Cannabis

Want to Invest in the $6 Billion Marijuana Industry? Here Are 3 Stocks You Can Buy | Inc.com

bvThere's no question, legal marijuana is a growth industry, in every sense of the word. Legal cannabis sales reached $6.7 billion in 2016, and experts predict that number may triple now that California has voted to legalize recreational use. Bloomberg forecasts that the industry may reach $50 …

Cannabis

The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Really Need

A man's fitness routine, much like his choice in films, women, clothes and favourite reptile (Komodo dragon - closely followed by the bearded dragon …

Fitness

5 Must-Know Things Financial Planners May Not Tell You

Is your financial planner telling you what you need to know?<p>A good financial planner is an invaluable resource. A financial planner can give clients …

Retirement

First Pot-Focused Fund Lets Americans Legally Invest In Hot Biz

It's been difficult for Americans to legally invest in the world's booming marijuana business but a new online fund will let you do it at the click of a mouse.<p>Canadians are bringing a new meaning to the term "investor high," with the world's first marijuana-focused exchange-traded fund opening on …

Cannabis

The Most Productive People Eat This for Lunch

When you feel depleted of energy, your body craves anything that will offer a temporary boost. But if you typically reach for a coffee or sweet snack …

12 Important Career Lessons Most People Learn Too Late in Life | Inc.com

If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes along the way (and hopefully learn valuable lessons from them). But if you're smart, you'll learn as much as possible from the mistakes of others and spare yourself some of the grief.<p>Here are 12 important career lessons that …

Self-improvement

15 Powerful Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Shift Your Perspective on Life

Have you ever heard of Lao Tzu?<p>If not, then you’re in for some wisdom today.<p>Lao Tzu was the founder Taoism, the highly influential philosophy that …

3 Daily Habits of the Happiest People in the World | Inc.com

Operating as an active business professional in the age of social media is a tremendous challenge.<p>As much as the internet has aided in the streamlining of information and business processes, it has also exponentially increased the amount and intensity of competition.<p>This is undoubtedly a high …

Happiness

35 Things You'll Regret Doing in Life

"Life is too short" is so cliché, but also so true. Not to sound morbid, but our days are limited and we never know when our time will be up. We tend to think we're invincible, especially when we're young and don't often live to the fullest because we don't think of the bigger picture. We let …

Happiness

The Quote That Helped This Entrepreneur Stop Questioning Himself

Know what to fear.<p>This story appears in the March 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Many of my friends are entrepreneurs. And when they used to tell me about their challenges, I would always think, I can never take those risks and face those obstacles. I liked to play things a little safer and …

Motivation

The 10 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold Forever

Forever is a long time to hold a stock. Most investors hold on to a stock for less time than the late Elizabeth Taylor held on to a husband. …

Solar Energy Production Hit a Record High in 2016, So What's Wrong With Solar Stocks?

2016 was an amazing year for the solar industry overall, even if it wasn't great for solar stocks. GTM Research recently reported that its upcoming U.S. Solar Market Insight Report done with the Solar Energy Industries Association will reveal a 95% jump in installations last year to 14.6 GW.<p>To put …

7 Life Lessons You Must Learn Before It's Too Late | Inc.com

<i>What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life? 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 Joshua Otusanya , Stand Up Comedian, Accountant, YouTuber - ThisisJoshO, on …

Quora