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12 Books That Show How Great Innovators Really Changed The World

They real people with real flaws that managed to overcome their failures<p>All too often, stories about great innovators read like superhero movies. The protagonist goes on a holy quest, overcoming rivals and naysayers along the way. These tales may be inspiring, but they are rarely helpful. The truth …

Leonardo Da Vinci

The easiest way to lucid dream, according to science

In Tibetan Buddhism, the group of tantric techniques known as <i>milam</i> aim to reveal the illusory nature of waking life by having practitioners perform yoga in their dreams. It’s a ritualized version of one of the most mysterious faculties of the human mind: to know that we’re dreaming even while …

Why Finding Your Natural Fit Is The Key To Achieving Ecstasis

After reading Steven Kotler and Jamie Wheal’s excellent “<i>Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work</i>,” I’ve been diving deeper and deeper into the concept of ecstasis, commonly known as flow.<p>For those that may not be …

Self-improvement

Amazon Just Did Something Brilliant to Increase Its Profits (And Why You Should Copy It)

This one decision increased Amazon's revenue by over a billion dollars. Steal a page out of their playbook and increase your profit margin by 15% or more today.<p>In a letter to shareholders in April, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared, for the first time ever, the total number of Amazon Prime members (100 …

eCommerce

Self Efficacy: Why Believing in Yourself Matters

When facing a challenge, do you feel like you can rise up and accomplish your goal or do you give up in defeat? Are you like the famous little train …

Psychology

Want to Become Successful at Anything? Start With These 6 Words

There are many tips and strategies to help you become world class. But none of that matters without understanding these six words.<p>Much has changed between 1956 and 2018. However, while everything has changed on the surface, at the core, we're still very much like the people who lived in 1956.<p>One …

Self-improvement

Why Personal Passions and 'Side Projects' Are So Important for Entrepreneurs

Richard Branson loves to kite-ski. David Heinemeier Hansson is a race-car driver. Two other entrepreneurs worked on a sporting goods product for years -- then sold it to Timberland.<p>5 min read<p>Entrepreneurship can be an insular experience. Founders find so many disparate elements of their companies …

Entrepreneurship

Effective Leadership Depends On How Well You Carry Out These 5 Things

Everybody wants to have a positive impact. Everybody wants to matter and to belong. People also recognize a difference between effective leadership and, well, leadership wannabee’s who have no idea how to lead because they’re leaders by competence only, not by character. Effective leadership …

Leadership

Does a black hole ever die?

What we know about the mysterious life cycle of a black hole.<p>Astronomer Misty Bentz would like you to know that black holes don’t suck. “They’re not cosmic vacuum cleaners going around and sucking everything in,” she says. “They just use gravity the same way everything else does.”<p>Instead of a …

Black Holes

Here Are 5 Books Bill Gates Says You Should Be Reading This Summer

"Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity."<p>It's no secret that Bill Gates love to read. In fact, he has rules to his reading habit that …

Self-improvement

Say Yes to Your Financial Destiny

The entrepreneur found an opportunity that was right under his nose.<p>4 min read<p>Have you ever wanted to say yes to an opportunity so bad you could taste it? Did you say yes? What did it feel like?<p>Jim Riley has spent his entire life saying yes to career changes and unique personal opportunities. Just …

Entrepreneurship

I Make Six Figures From My Own Online Business. Here's How I Got Started

This guy has freelancing down to a science.<p>Do you dream of quitting your job, walking away from Cubicle Land forever in favor of a career where you …

Entrepreneurship

Here's How 19 Executives Overcame Their Greatest Career Challenges

When you look back on your life, it's the struggles which have made you who you are today.<p>When you look back on your life, it's the struggles which have made you who you are today. For one thing, having the grit to persevere through challenges makes a person stronger. Here's what more than a dozen …

Business Development

How an immigrant with $20 to his name redefined the NYC luxury apartment

In 1927, the socialite Amy Phipps Guest — whose father, Henry Phipps, was a partner of Andrew Carnegie — took over the crown-jewel penthouse at 1 …

Real Estate

Steve Jobs Used These 3 Deceptively Simple Questions to Turn Apple into an Innovation Powerhouse

Why don't more bosses ask them?<p>Steve Jobs did many things to make himself successful. He trained his brain using this simple meditation technique. He immersed himself in these highly unusual books. He also listened to ten songs that inspired and motivated him.<p>Steve Jobs also helped thousands of …

Innovation

Blockchain Is Not Only About Bitcoin

6 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Blockchain is considered a mini-revolution within the Fourth Industrial Revolution. What does that mean? Is it again another challenge for the entrepreneur to deal with on top of everything else? Is …

Blockchain

This 6-Step Routine Will Get Your Glutes in Shape | Runner's World

1 V-Lift<p>Matt Rainey<p>Lie facedown on a stability ball. Position your pelvis in the middle of the ball, hands resting lightly on floor, legs straight, feet shoulder-width apart, legs in a “V” position. Keeping your back flat, squeeze your glutes to lift legs as high as you can. Lower and …

Workouts

NASA will create coldest place in the universe to study quantum physics

It's hard to study quantum behavior on Earth. You can amplify the effects of quantum mechanics by zapping groups of specific atoms (Bose-Einstein condensates) with lasers that drop their temperature to near absolute zero, but that only works for fractions of a second before gravity invariably takes …

Quantum Physics

I'm 34 Years Old and Own 8 Homes. Here's How I Did It

It's a strategy that combines low cost of living and a frugal mindset.<p>When Paula Pant was 27 years old, she and her future husband Will were paying …

Real Estate

Feeling stuck in life? How to take your life from stuck to awesome

It sucks to feel stuck.<p>You’re in a rut, and you can’t get unstuck.<p>You’re convinced that something must change, whether in your work or personal life. …

Motivation

Five Free Project Management Softwares To Better Handle The Job

5 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>If you’ve ever wondered if you have the time, budget, and people to get a job done, you have managed a project. The same applies if you’ve ever started a job only to see it grow and change until it …

Project Management

This Entrepreneur Borrowed $125,000 as a Teen, Then Used It to Build the $1 Billion Jersey Mike's Brand

Peter Cancro was just 17 when he bought the sandwich shop where he worked. Here's how he turned it into the billion-dollar chain of franchises that Jersey Mike's is today.<p>7 min read<p>On a cold, clear night in March 1975, Peter Cancro knocked on his high school football coach's front door in Point …

High School Football

How to Overcome Obstacles

Challenges are what make us stronger. They are the things that help to define us.<p>2 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>I’ve had a huge number of people tell me they enjoyed my past solo rounds and that they wanted more of them. As a result, I wanted to make this episode about the …

Motivation

How to Use Resistance Bands for Serious Strength Training

When you look at a tiny little jalapeño pepper, it’s hard to imagine what a punch it packs until you put it in your mouth. So it goes with resistance …

Exercise

The 5 Best Dividend Aristocrats For The Next 25 Years

Have you always wanted to buy a safe stock like <b>Coca-Cola</b> and get rich from it like Warren Buffett?<p>It’s doable. But most investors “live in the past” and fixate on dividend track records rather than a payout’s forward prospects. And looking ahead is the key to yearly gains of 10%, 15% or even 20% or …

Investing

Stephanie Kelton Has The Biggest Idea In Washington

Once an outsider, her radical economic thinking won over Wall Street. Now she's changing the Democratic Party.<p>For most of her career, Stephanie Kelton was accustomed to being ridiculed. It started in grad school.<p>At Cambridge University in the late 1990s, she signed up for an economics course taught …

Economics

Improve Stability With This Resistance Band Exercise

The lateral band walking exercise looks (and feels) pretty strange, but it's actually the perfect way to improve hip stability, strengthen the hip …

Workouts

How These Books Can Help You in Your Entrepreneurial Journey

Flipping through a few pages is the best way to relax at the end of a hectic day<p>2 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Flipping through a few pages is the best way to relax at the end of a hectic day. I make it a point to read about two to …

Entrepreneurship

Focus on what you can control and you will win every time

“I think that everything is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it. I think your mind really controls …

Swimming

First-time Startup Owners in 2018: 5 Must-Have Startup Kits That Nobody Tells You About

These startup kits cannot be purchased externally.<p><b>Writing skills</b>: Believe it or not, sharp writing skills coupled with good oratory skills are big assets while you start-off with your first entrepreneurial venture. As a founder of a business/company, it is important that you master the skill of …

Writing