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3.3 Million Americans Have Just 4 Days Left to Escape a 50% IRS Penalty

You might not be one of them, but you could know someone who is.<p>At this time of year, most taxpayers are squarely focused on the annual mid-April …

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People

Are you someone who understands what motivates people psychologically? You may be leadership material.<p>A quick Google search of the word <i>leadership</i> gave me about 376 million results. And while it wouldn't give me the total for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), the same …

workimprovement

Let Harvard teach you about Buddhism in this free online course you can take now

Harvard University's popular course on Buddhism returns with an interactive feature and great content.<br>Read More

5 tech industry moguls who raise their kids nearly tech-free

In fact, some of the highest-profile executives in the tech world, including former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates and current Apple CEO Tim Cook, take surprisingly low-tech approaches to raising their kids.<p>The approach stems partly from tech parents realizing the power of the products they create, and …

A 30-Year-Old Who Quit Corporate Life to Earn 6 Figures Working Remotely From an Island Shares His Best Advice

"All of 2016 was me doing the side hustle on my lunch breaks."<p>In 2014, Mike Zima and his wife Irena were vacationing in the Bahamas.<p>“We were floating …

Employment

Even for these unlikely professions, any place is a workplace

For some employees, any place is a workplace. Remote work is growing in popularity. In 2016, 43% of US employees worked in a different location from their coworkers at least some of the time, and 20% worked remotely full time. It's not just freelancers: Today, remote work empowers professionals and …

The Workplace

5 Types of Customers Who Will Stop You From Growing A Million Dollar Company

In order to exceed the million-dollar mark in sales within the first 18 months, some customers will complicate your growth forecast.<p>To build a successful high-growth business model, you need happy customers. It is a reality that we all face as true business leaders. However, some customers are more …

Customers

You Can Bootstrap Your Startup From an Excel Spreadsheet With This Founder's 'Agile Financing' Model

But don't just adopt the spreadsheet model. Adopt the focus on profits and smart investments.<p>Pini Yakuel is the co-founder of Optimove, an AI-driven relationship management platform that lets brands like 800-Flowers, Adore Me and Freshly divide their customer base into micro-segments and send them …

Small Business

Stanford analyzed 292 retirement strategies — here's what its experts determined is best

When you're ready to retire, how can you be sure you'll have enough money to last? And what's the best way to withdraw your savings over the years?<p>Steve Vernon, consulting research scholar at the Stanford Center on Longevity, set out to answer these questions by collaborating with the Society of …

Retirement

5 Ways Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and Reed Hastings Inspire Their Employees to Innovate

Leaders need to foster a culture of learning that keeps the spirit of innovation alive within the workplace.<p><i>By Mattson Newell (@MattsonNewell), Director for Partners In Leadership, an expert and author on Breakthrough Communications, Global Human Resources, and Talent Development</i>.<p>While the initial …

Employment

Building Smart Cities

Can IoT transform urban environments into efficient, interactive smart cities? Yes—as long as governments put the right infrastructure in place.<p>With populations growing faster than their public infrastructure can handle, many cities are getting smart about how they support their citizens. They’re …

6 things recruiters are looking for in 2018

In a perfect world, we’d gently glide from one gig to the next with dignity and skill sets intact. In the sometimes dog-eat-dog world of job hunting …

11 Smart Personal Finance Blogs You Should Read This Year

Blogs your checking account will approve of.<p>Even though I'm a financial planner, I still pay close attention to the financial advice and opinions of the smartest money experts all over the web. Why? Because no matter how money-savvy you are, there's always something more you can learn.<p>If you're …

Personal Finance

The More It Drops, The More We Buy This 14% Yield REIT

<i>This research report was jointly produced with</i> <i>High Dividend Opportunities</i> <i>co-author Jussi Askola.</i><p>Investors are wrong in selling <b>CBL & Associates</b> (CBL), …

The morning routine experts recommend for peak productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

How to Become an 'Automatic Millionaire'

Jeff Rose sits down with best-selling author David Bach.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Jeff Rose interviews David Bach, author of <i>The Automatic Millionaire: A Powerful One-Step Plan to Live and Finish Rich</i><i>.</i> Bach's …

One-Step

How to Manage Risk When Your Side Hustle Becomes Your Main Hustle

If your low key business idea has taken off, congratulate yourself. Then, make sure you're protected.<p>Let's talk about the side hustle.<p>A side hustle is something that you've fallen into that brings in a little extra income. You may absolutely love it or it can be something you don't hate enough to …

Small Business

30 Things I Learned Running a Small Business

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 31<p>It's not a job -- it's a lifestyle<p>In my 20-plus-year career, I've run a giant toy store, managed a retail and rental …

Want to Grow Your Business Faster? Fix These 5 Common Small Business Problems

There are many reasons why business struggle to grow. However, many of them are internal and can be addressed with the right focus, strategy, and discipline.<p>Growing a business is hard. Fewer than five percent of all businesses in the US grow to be more than $1 million in annual revenues. And fewer …

Small Business

Ready to Start Your First Start-Up? Here are 10 Pieces of Advice from a Self-Made Millionaire

There are a lot of rough lessons to be learned when starting your first start-up, but hopefully these ten pieces of advice will help your journey go more smoothly.<p>I started my first business at age 13. Over the next eighteen years, I launched six more, with only the final company leading to an …

Entrepreneurship

This ETF shows how you can pick stocks for rapid growth while doing good

Finding fast-growing stocks can be done without sacrificing your ethical standards, as one of the largest socially responsible ETFs shows.<p>To provide …

Investing

Be Nice to Yourself...Your Competition Won't Stand a Chance

When it comes to performance, it is very important to understand three basics about how the mind works.<p>To perform at or above our potential, we have to learn how to talk <i>to ourselves</i> <i>about ourselves</i> in a positive way.<p>When it comes to performance, it is very important to understand three basics about …

Selfies

2 REITs That Excite Me Most For 2018 (Colorado Wealth Management)

A full crash course in understanding mortgage REITs.<p>How screening tools ruined my best investment of 2017.<p>How I handle the struggles of contrarian …

One of Wall Street's best stock pickers shares his secrets for crushing the market

Alex Umansky doesn't think like your average stock picker. And judging by how well the Baron Funds portfolio manager has done in recent years, maybe it's time for more investors to adopt his mindset.<p>Look no further than Umansky's $199 million Fifth Avenue Growth Fund for evidence of this. With a …

How Meditation Changes Your Brain, According To Science

Mindfulness and meditation are, as they say, "trending" these days, but with pretty good reason. You've probably heard a friend talking about the …

Meditation

JetBlue's Two-day Flash Sale Has $54 Flights to the Caribbean

JetBlue just launched a two-day flash sale to help travelers find their fairy-tale winter getaway (be it a snowy East Coast city or a palm-fringed …