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My husband and I are living off 35% of our income so we can retire before we’re 40

In the age of Silicon Valley, a lot of us dream of launching the next Warby Parker, Instagram, or Airbnb—a wildly successful business that will leave us financially set for life. But the game is kind of rigged.<p>Research says that, on the whole, entrepreneurs aren’t the fearless, high-achieving …

I Work from Home

911 OPERATOR: 911—what’s your emergency?<p>ROBERT: Hi, I . . . uh . . . I work from home.<p>OPERATOR: O.K., is anyone else there with you, sir?<p>ROBERT: No, I’m alone.<p>OPERATOR: And when’s the last time you saw someone else? Was that today?<p>ROBERT: Uh, my wife . . . this morning, I guess.<p>OPERATOR: Anyone …

Breakfast

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life | Inc.com

Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you want to go.<p>If there is any form of internal conflict at all in the decisions you are making, you …

Self-improvement

Heidi Swanson's Pan

<b>Author Notes:</b> The recipe calls for giant beans, because flipping them is easier, and you get more creamy to crusty. Swanson uses beautiful corona beans from Rancho Gordo; I used a bag of dried limas, the only large beans I could find at the unpleasant grocery store nearby; you can use whatever you …

Recipes

I trained myself to be less busy — and it dramatically improved my life

My overwhelming schedule left me exhausted and empty. Here’s how I fought back.<p>I am a robot, programmed to obliterate my to-do list. During the day, I direct a research laboratory, write papers, and teach classes as a professor of psychology at the University of Arizona. Come 4:30 pm, I run a kid …

Time Management

5 Reasons People Rain on Your Parade When You're Successful | Inc.com

You worked your keester off at your job. Finally, <i>finally</i>, you're reaching big accomplishments. And the success? It tastes oh, so sweet. Except, of course, that certain people around you have started to treat you like you kicked their puppy, told them Santa Claus isn't real, and sold your soul to …

Self-help

7 Easy Veggie Chili Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Meat to Make It Hearty

Chili is one of those cozy dinners we make once a week come wintertime. We’re pretty much always craving a spicy, warm bowlful. Bonus: It’s one of …

The Dalai Lama: This is What's Fueling Our Anxiety

It’s strange to see such anger and discontent in the more developed nations of the world. Living conditions have never been better, yet people in …

6 Behaviors to Boost Self-confidence and Improve Your Relationships With Other People

Do you want to become more popular and improve your relationship with people in your social or business circle? You can build your self-confidence by …

A Nobel Prize-Winning Biologist's Advice For Aging Well And Preventing Disease

Longer telomeres, longer life.<p>Why do some people begin to show signs of old age early in their 60s, while others remain active and sharp as a tack into their 90s?<p>The difference may lie in their telomeres, according to biologist Elizabeth Blackburn, who co-authored a new book on the topic.<p>Blackburn …

The healthy slow cooker recipes that'll start your year on a high note

New Year's resolutions or not, the beginning of the year is the perfect time to amp up your healthy eating habits. And when the cold weather sets in, …

Could Feeding Seaweed to Cows Help Save the Climate?

Cattle were first domesticated from wild aurochs about 10,000 years ago, as a portable source of wealth for our ancestors, and have proliferated …

New real estate site aims to outdo Zillow, Redfin

A Portland-based company is aiming to jump ahead of Zillow and the rest of the online real estate market with a new, all-in-one service for buyers, …

How our microbes make us who we are

Rob Knight is a pioneer in studying human microbes, the community of tiny single-cell organisms living inside our bodies that have a huge — and …

Laughter goes wild in Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

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4 Ways to Live a Happier Life, According to Research

Much of being an adult is about controlling your emotions — or even dampening them.<p>But in the end, you want all these adult-y things you do to lead …

11 Habits Of Ridiculously Likable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few -- the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It's easy to fall prey to this misconception.<p>When I speak to smaller audiences, I often ask …

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23 Things These Successful Executives Do Every Day, No Matter What

Getting ahead in life and work is all about doing the right things, day in and day out.<p>The high achievers in your life likely didn't get where they are by lucky accident. Among other things, success usually involves hard work, perseverance as well as a supportive and loving network of friends and …