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The Easiest Way to Stop Procrastinating

Forget all the processes, mind games, and 'tricks.' Just do this.<p>Show me someone who doesn't procrastinate, and I'll show you a robot. <i>Everyone</i> procrastinates.<p>I definitely do.<p>One example: I've written more than five million published words. (Keep the long-winded jokes to yourself.) You might assume …

Jokes

SERIOUSLY? Secret's PR head complains about people writing horrible things without accountability

Tonight in ARE YOU FUCKING <i>KIDDING</i> ME...<p>Sarah Jane Sacchetti, the head of communications for anonymous libel app Secret (who previously held the same …

How To Launch Your Startup in 30 Days

MixedMade's 30-day launch may be extreme, but the same principles the startup used can help your company move faster and more effectively.<p>I was sweating, borderline panicked by the realization that we needed to ship our product to paying customers in a matter of days. Yet we were miles away from …

Entrepreneurship

How to Take Risks Like a Pro

If you're considering taking the plunge into entrepreneurship, ask yourself the right questions first.<p>There are22.9 Million small businesses in the United States, each with an entrepreneur behind it. These innovative minds are whatour country was founded on and part of what makes America great. …

Small Business

Try This To-Do List Technique | Inc.com

Social Security Q&A: When Should I Claim If My Spouse Will Probably Outlive Me?

Social Security may be your largest or one of your largest assets. How you manage it, by deciding which benefits to collect and when, can make an absolutely huge difference to your lifetime benefits. And those with the highest past covered earnings have the most to gain from maximizing their Social …

Pension provider told to compensate investor | Financial Times

The Financial Ombudsman has ruled against a personal pension provider for the first time after an unadvised investor lost thousands of pounds through …

Finance

10 Ways You Can Blow a First Impression

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever hear the saying, “you only have one chance at a first impression"? Of course you have, because you didn’t just fall off the turnip truck yesterday.<p>The difficulty with first impressions is that when you meet someone new, you …

Los Angeles

How to Survive a 10% Correction

Stocks are overdue for a pullback. Here’s how to get ready.<p>Stock market corrections are an inevitable part of investing. Since 1932, declines of 10% …

Stock Markets