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Mark Cuban Attributes His First $1 Million to Reading This Book | Inc.com

Mark Cuban's net worth? Reportedly it's $3.3 billion.<p>Before he became the most-beloved face on <i>Shark Tank</i>, Cuban had some cash to throw around. The owner of the Dallas Mavericks has made smart investments and made a cool few billion off his sale of Broadcast.com in 1999.<p>But before he made his first …

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9 questions to ask in a job interview that make you look smart

But it's not as simple as throwing out a bunch of random queries. The wrong questions could make you look unprepared, ignorant, or just plain foolish.<p>Your questions should be thoughtful, intelligent, and demonstrate that you are serious about the role and the company.<p>Here are nine questions to ask …

This Ridiculous Job Interview Question Always Catches People Off Guard (That's Why It's Genius) | Inc.com

Job interviews have always been tough, and not just for the job seeker. Countless books, guides, seminars, and business articles have been produced to help us interviewers conduct the right interview to find the right candidate.<p>There is nothing that propels a business forward more than nailing an …

25 Great Questions To Ask At The Job Interview

Dear Liz,<p>I almost always run out of questions at job interviews.<p>When the interviewer asks me “Have any questions for me?” and I don’t have any questions, I can see the disappointment on their face.<p>Sometimes I have questions prepared but the interviewer answers them before I have a chance to ask.<p>Can …

Employment

The job interview: don’t just answer, ask!

Much has been said about what to answer to tough or typical interview questions. Most of us spend hours rehearsing answers to questions like “Where …

There's Only 1 Thing You Absolutely Must Do During a Job Interview | Inc.com

<i>"What are the worst mistakes people make in job interviews?" 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 Dandan Zhu, top billing headhunter, career coach, CEO and founder of Dandan Global, on</b> …

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This Is How You Should Answer Questions About Your Current Salary When Interviewing

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What is the best strategy when a recruiter asks you your current salary before making an offer?</i><p><i>Answer by Sarah Smith, VP-Recruiting/HR, on Quora</i><p>Always tell the truth... but then add your total compensation expectations.<p>If you are joining an excellent …

Here's how to answer one of the trickiest job interview questions about money

<i>Why?</i> There are a few reasons.<p>First, maybe they were going to offer you, say, $90,000 — but you tell them you currently make $65,000. Once they hear that, they might decide to offer you just $70,000.<p>Second, maybe they can only offer you $60,000 because that's all they have in the budget for this …

8 reasons you didn't make it past the first interview

But weeks go by and you never hear back. If you do end up getting a rejection email, you're left staring numbly at an auto-response with too many clichés and not a single explanation of why you didn't make the cut.<p>And so, the vicious circle continues. How can you improve your interview game when no …

10 Reasons Why You Haven't Fulfilled Your Potential | Inc.com

You're frustrated that you aren't where you think you should be in life. With your career, your family, and your bank account--and you can't put your finger on the problem. You just want to be happy.<p>Here's the brutal reality you need to confront. The problem is you. You have to get out of your own …

Motivation

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

Entrepreneur & Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life was to live up to our potential. Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> …

A Simple Mindfulness Technique That Literally Rewires Your Brain to Let Go of Negativity

In the center of everyone’s being is a place of pure peace. But as we embark on life’s journey, we tend to taken away from this sense of self thanks …

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times | Inc.com

Motivation is a daily struggle. We all have those mornings when it's cold and rainy, and all you want to is stay curled up in bed. Other times, we're just mentally and physically exhausted. Then there are the times when a disastrous and unexpected moment hits you so hard that everything becomes …

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A financial planner explains how to start investing with $100

You see, if you save $100 in your sock drawer, 30 years from now when you go to check on it, you will still only have $100.<p>Conversely, if you invest $100 in a mutual fund, even if you never made another investment, with a 7% annual return it has the potential to grow to $761.23 after 30 years with …

Here's a Proven Way to Find the Best Performing Mutual Funds

Learn How to Find the Best Performing Mutual Funds<p>Updated August 14, 2017<p>Morningstar is a research company that ranks mutual funds. Want to know what …

7 Ways Underachievers Can Be Powerfully Successful

Being tied to failure, inability, inefficiency, or underachievement can be crippling. While most underachievement’s are situational, it is very easy …

18 Proven Ways to Be More Confident | Inc.com

There are some people -- I'm sure you know a few -- who seem to possess genuine confidence. It's as if they were born that way.<p>The rest of us are not as confident as we'd like to be -- especially in those challenging or stressful moments when we most need to believe in ourselves.<p>Fortunately for us, …

Self-improvement

6 Interviewing Tips to Get the Job You Deserve

Too many candidates are improperly interviewed. While these steps will improve your odds of getting a job you deserve, they won't help you get one you don't.<p>In my 20 years as a full-time executive recruiter, I've prepped more than 3,000 candidates on how to do a better job of interviewing. I …

5 Steps to Manifesting ANYTHING

By now, I’m sure you know all about the law of attraction. We manifest parking spaces and free coffee and are working on manifesting our millions. …

Achieving a Perfect Credit Score Is a Lot Easier Than You May Realize

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Americans would probably be lost without their credit cards. According to ValuePenguin, the average balance-carrying household had more than $16,000 in debt as of May 2016, with total outstanding consumer debt hitting $3.4 trillion, including $929 billion in revolving …

6 Useful Psychology Tricks to Think More Positively

Ever heard of reframing? It's the greatest thing since sliced bread. Try it.<p>Do you ever hear that voice inside your head tell you things like:<p>"I screwed up again. I'm worthless."<br>"I can't do this. I was never able to do it. It's not going to work now."<br>"I am nothing compared to those …

How Not To Discuss Your Strengths And Weaknesses On Job Interviews

You don’t have to be perfect, you just have to be prepared.<p>As a job candidate, if you’re asked the question, “What are your strengths and weaknesses?” in an interview, it’s important to emphasize what you’re good at, and minimize—but be truthful about—what you’re not.<p>When it comes time to toot your …

15 Quotes That Give You Hope When You're Feeling Depressed

If you’re anything like the majority of people, you’ve experienced depression at some point in your life. Many of us experience it regularly.<p>It’s a …

How to invest with $5, $50 or $100

Investing isn't just for the rich.It is true that if you have lots of cash, you'll have lots of options on where to put it. But if you are just …

How Black America Saw Obama

I stood in Grant Park on election night 2008, along with more than 200,000 other people, and watched as a man I’d known as a fellow member of a Chicago church, a man I’d worked to help get elected, took to the stage. He would be the first black president of the United States of America. My joy at …

Seven steps to improve your finances in 2017

The new year is a great time to take a fresh look at your finances. Ready for a boost in 2017? Here are seven steps to give you a running start.<p><b>1. Know your credit score</b><p>Your credit rating not only affects whether you can get approved for future credit, but it also may factor into the fees you pay …

Try This Totally Doable 7-Day Plan to Improve Your Credit

Fixing your credit doesn't need to be a Herculean task.<p>There are 168 hours in a week. By allocating a tiny fraction of them to improving your credit, …

Psychologist: Mental Illness Is a Result of Intolerable Circumstances, Not Defective Genes

The health professions make a grave mistake when they treat mental illnesses as “discrete brain conditions that are largely genetically determined …