Emma Chia

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The 19 Greatest War Movies of All Time

The critical acclaim and box office success that accompanied the release of <i>American Sniper</i>, as well as the other impressive war films out in 2014, …

These two men paid over $650,000 for lunch with Warren Buffett—here are 3 things they learned

The average American spends just over $1,000 a year getting lunch at restaurants. But investors Guy Spier, 52, and Mohnish Pabrai, 53, spent $650,100 …

Success

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

Albert Einstein

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

<b>“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”</b> — Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner<p>There are two primary mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the first, but very few make the second.<p>Both of these …

Sorry to Break it to You, But You're Not as Self-Aware as You Think

<i>This feature is dedicated to our #NoChangeNoFuture initiative. From the Women's March, to Australia voting yes to same sex marriage, and the #MeToo</i> …

Great Leadership Starts With Self-Awareness

<i>By: Chinwe Esimai</i><p>Self-awareness has been cited as the most important capability for leaders to develop, according to the authors of “How To Become a Better Leader,” which was published in the <i>MIT Sloan Management Review</i>. Successful leaders know where their natural inclinations lie and use this …

Emotional Intelligence

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It | Inc.com

Undoubtedly, Apple co-founder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer complaints.<p>But there are a few trails out there that show the skillful way Jobs …

News Corp

I'm a financial planner — here are the 5 most important questions about money you should be asking yourself

Everybody has money questions — but finding good financial advice is tough.<p>Only 40% of Americans have a financial adviser they can look to for guidance. Even those who do have their doubts about how trustworthy their adviser is. Most people — 60% — suspect financial advisers prioritize the company …

8 Behaviors High Achievers Avoid, According to an Expert Who Has Studied Success for a Decade

Part of Kathy Caprino's series "Finding Brave To Create a Happier Life"<p><i>by</i><p>, Hi! I’m a career and personal growth coach, writer, speaker, and …

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

You'll Lose Some of Your Retirement Income to the IRS -- Here's How Much

When you draw up your retirement budget, don't forget about tax expenses -- or you could end up with far less income than you expect.<p>Ugh, taxes. It'd …

What interviewers really want to hear when they ask 'Why do you want to work here?'

"So why do you want to work here?"<p>Eventually this question comes up in every interview. Over the course of the last 30 years, I have been and I continue to ask this question all the time.<p>I have learned there is a limited set of answers applicants give in response to this question and one particular …

Whether or not you become incredibly successful comes down to the simple choices you make

If you want world-class success, you need to make world-class choices. Most people do not make world-class choices. Hell, most of the time they don't even make good ones.<p>As a result, their lifestyle is not world-class. They're overweight, unhappy, and stuck. They're broke, dating people they don't …

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

Iran cracks down on Islamic State suspects as group intensifies threats

In response to Iran’s crackdown, Islamic State militants have renewed calls for more bloodshed against Iran’s Shiite majority.<p>><br>• ><p>A MEMBER of ISIS …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's King Salman ousted his nephew as crown prince on Wednesday (Jun 21) and installed his son Mohammed bin Salman, capping a …

U.S. forces assist Philippines in battle to end city siege | Reuters

MANILA/MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - U.S. forces are providing the Philippines with technical assistance to end a siege of the southern town of Marawi by militants allied to Islamic State but it has no boots on the ground, the Philippines military said on Saturday.<p>Philippine National Police …

North Korea Tests Short-Range Missiles as Moon Halts Shield

North Korea launched a series of short-range missiles early Thursday that appeared to be designed to attack ships, the latest provocation by Kim Jong …

READ: James Comey's prepared testimony

Statement for the Record<p>Senate Select Committee on Intelligence<p>James B. Comey<p>June 8, 2017<p>Chairman Burr, Ranking Member Warner, Members of the Committee.<p>Thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I was asked to testify today to describe for you my interactions with President-Elect and …

Veteran commander holds the U.S. line as Asia worries about Washington's commitment | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - As many in Asia question the durability of the United States’ long-standing security role in the region, one veteran military commander is reassuring old allies and newer friends that nothing has changed.<p>FILE PHOTO: The Commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, Admiral Harry …

How ISIS Got a Foothold in the Philippines

For about two weeks now, dozens of Islamist militants have faced off against the Philippine armed forces in the city of Marawi, on the southern island of Mindanao, where most of the Philippines’ Muslim minority lives. The pitched battle, which is unusually fierce even by the standards of this …

Islamist militants' seizure of Philippine city is a wake-up call for Southeast Asia

"They said 'surrender the Christians'," said Faridah P. Ali, an assistant director of the regional prison authority.<p>"We only had one Christian staff member so we put him with the inmates so he wouldn't be noticed," he said.<p>Fighters from the Maute group, which has pledged allegiance to Islamic State …

Middle East

Qatar hosts largest US military base in Mideast

<b>(CNN) —</b> As Saudi Arabia, along with a growing list of other countries, cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday, it called on its allies to cease all travel and transport with its neighbor.<p>One of Saudi Arabia biggest allies, however, is the United States, which also happens to maintain its biggest …

There Are Now Two American Supercarriers Off The Korean Peninsula

When you want to send an international message that can’t be missed, you send an aircraft carrier. When you want to put up a neon sign, you send two. …

Sembcorp May Consider Diluting, But Not Sell its Marine Arm, Say Analysts

Singapore conglomerate Sembcorp Industries Ltd. may sell a part of its stake in its ailing marine business, but many analysts believe it won't exit the business.<p>Sembcorp's announcement this week of a "complete review of our business and strategic direction" over the next few months revived …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

It's been 76 years since one of World War II's worst atrocities — the Bataan Death March

After the surprise attack on the US fleet at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, Japan turned its focus to elsewhere, sweeping through the Pacific.<p>In early January, Japanese forces landed in the Philippines, a US territory where tens of thousands of American and Filipino soldiers were …