Dan Matombe

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A Financial Planner Interviewed 233 Rich People About Their Habits. Here's What You Can Learn

It turns out the wealthy really do think different.<p>Do rich people think differently from everyone else? It turns out the answer is yes. But the good news is that anyone can learn their mental habits. If you do, it will be good for your bank account and your career. You may even wind up wealthy …

Self-improvement

The skills that every teen should learn before they ever get a cellphone

Being a teenager is like waking up every morning in a house of mirrors. You're everywhere and nowhere at once, trying to pinpoint which version of …

Mindfulness

The 6 Best Muscle-Building Foods

As you may know, your diet plays a humongous role in determining what you look like—we’re talking <i>80 percent</i> of your overall body composition. So if …

Never Enough Money? Here's Why--and It Has Nothing to Do With the Economy

It's not access to money that determines your future wealth, it's your relationship with money that does it.<p>What's one of the top discussions in the startup world? Money. The lack of it, access to it, and the future potential for it.<p>Honestly? Investment money is not difficult to access at all. When …

11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Meditation is Mental Fitness — If You Do It This Way

Athletes get into “the zone.” Creatives tap into “flow state.” We may obtain a heightened sense of awareness in these moments, but they are exactly …

Mindfulness

3 important career tips most people never hear

<b>• Success is ultimately about deciding what's important to you in life — and pursuing that.</b><p><b>• Some of the best advice out there on achieving success is also relatively unheard of.</b><p><b>• These career tips are simple, but insightful.</b><p>The career advice we receive changes as we age. As children, we're …

Self-improvement

4 Best Investments To Make In 2018

It’s the dawning of a new year and you <i>finally</i> have some money to invest. Perhaps you just got a raise. Or, maybe an end-of-year bonus is burning a hole in your pocket. Either way, you need to be smart about investing if you want those extra dollars to count.<p>The problem is, you have no clue <i>where</i> to …

Investing

The Iceberg Illusion: What People Don’t See

Success is an iceberg. There is what people see on the surface: confidence, wealth, beauty, relationships, seniority. Then there is what people don’t …

Self-improvement

Use These 5 Steps to Quickly Become an Expert in Anything | Inc.com

If you are going to run a business, you need to be an expert. An expert is really just someone who is trusted enough to lead. To be trusted enough to lead others and to lead innovation requires ability, results, andconfidence. If you are not an expert, no one cares what you think, and no one will …

Self-improvement

14 weird brain exercises that could actually make you smarter

Giving your brain new experiences will keep it healthier. Try these mini mental workout exercises to prevent memory loss and sharpen your mind.<p>'Neurobic' exercises are like cross-training for your brain<p>Giving your brain new experiences that combine physical senses—vision, smell, touch, taste, and …

The Brain

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Cuban Consume 50 Books a Year (More or Less). Here Are 8 You Need to Read in 2018 | Inc.com

The world's most successful business leaders--Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Mark Cuban among them--are prolific readers. According to some studies, CEOs consume as many as 50 to 60 books a year. If you're seeing this article on the first week back at the office after New Year's and aren't already …

Bill Gates

The 23 best cities to move to if you're a broke millennial

It's not hard to see the draw of an exciting new adventure abroad while you're young, if only for a year or two — but doing so can be incredibly expensive.<p>According to international relocation company MoveHub.com, January is one of the most popular months for people to up sticks.<p>If you're …

10 reasons you should wake up earlier and how to do it

“Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise” - Ben Franklin<p>“Put no trust in the benefits to accrue from early rising, as …

How to Figure Out What Your Side Hustle Should Be

A staggering 55 million people — more than 35% of the U.S. workforce — are now freelancers or contractors, and that number is projected to rise to 43% by 2020. About 44 million people report having some kind of side hustle, and of those who do, 36% say they earn more than $500 a month from it. …

5 Signs She’s The One For You

Life is quite uncertain and there’s no doubt about it. Nowadays, one has to be very sure of choosing practically everything from the clothes, …

15 Places to Take the Solo Trip of a Lifetime

Solo travel, like dining alone, gets a bad rap -- mostly from people who don't particularly enjoy their own company. If you can put up with yourself, …

How to Improve Your Sex Life by Doing Almost Nothing

It can happen to any of us: Things are physically going great in a relationship… until they aren't. Sex lives can dwindle for any number of …

Go Hard Or Go Home: Why Comfort Is What You Should Fear Most In LIfe

Fear is absolutely a large influencer in our lives. When you ask people what their biggest fear is, some common responses are being alone, failure …

You Can Achieve Anything As Long As These Conditions Exist

You can be the greatest in your industry. You can become an expert. You can become a top writer, a best-selling author, a great programmer, an …

How the financial crisis affected Millennials, 10 years later

When the financial crisis hit ten years ago, Millennials weren't affected as much as Baby Boomers or Gen Xers were.<p>They didn't lose the bulk of their real estate or stock market value. Most were only teenagers at the time, some as young as eight.<p>Now young adults, many are earning a good living, and …

Retirement

Spending habits of self-made millionaires from a guy who studied rich people for 5 years

After studying hundreds of people both rich and poor, author Tom Corley explains the spending habits of self-made millionaires and how it helped them grow their wealth.<p><b>Tom Corley:</b> So some of the most important habits of self-made millionaires that I uncovered in my research. Well, the first will be …

The Number One Investment in the New Year. Hint: It Isn’t Bitcoin or Real Estate

This is the number one investment all millionaires can agree with…Have you guessed what it is yet? The biggest investment you can make in the New …

10 Inspirational Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read More Than Once

You'll uncover countless gems in these classics.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm fairly obsessed with reading. I read everything I can get my hands on. It's a habit that I developed …

72 Lessons from 9 Years of Traveling the World

Two years ago, I left the UK on my most ambitious adventure so far. My plan was to travel from the UK to Papua New Guinea without the use of flights. …

Millennials Have Financial Goals, but They Need Help Meeting Them

At least they're off to a decent start.<p>When it comes to being financially responsible, millennials tend to get a bum rap. But if we choose to look …

10 Things I Wish I Knew When I Was 20

A week ago was my 30th birthday, and I’ve taken this past week to take stock of my 20s, to reflect on the lessons I’ve learned that I hope to carry with me, and look toward the decade ahead. According to popular culture I should be having some sort of existential crisis, and mourning my youth, when …

Self-improvement

The 23 Items to Pack for Every Solo Trip

These items—all of which can fit in a carry-on—will make your life much easier.<p>My grandma used to say, “Carry everything with you, so that when you …

The 25 places you need to visit in 2018, according to the world's top travel experts

The more you travel, the more you realise there's so much of the world still to discover.<p>In order to help you put together your 2018 travel bucket …