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This Simple Daily Habit Will Make Your Day Better | Inc.com

Learning a language, writing a book, getting a job promotion, improving productivity, becoming a million dollar business, becoming healthier, developing fulfilling relationships, getting out of debt, eliminating bad habits, and lowering stress may feel insurmountable at the beginning of the journey.<p>…

Mental Health

The New Focus on Children's Mental Health

Most teachers don’t feel equipped to meet their students’ emotional needs, but some programs are working to change that.<p><i>This is the first in a three-part series about the relationship between education and mental health.</i><p>Across the United States, up to one in five children suffers from a mental …

Mental Health

The best argument for hiring diverse teachers is that kids like them best

The whole class was reading the novel, but Cherng's teacher asked him to reflect on how the book related to his own experiences.<p>He remembers her saying, "this is a story of your people."<p>But Cherng's parents were from Taiwan and had immigrated years before most of the book took place. It was not at …

Education

A financial planner says most people don't need to pay someone to manage their investments

As we were sitting together late night at the blackjack table, happily giving our money away to the dealer, the subject of making responsible financial decisions came up and he mentioned that he has a guy who manages his investments for him.<p>Now, I usually try not to be a know-it-all when this stuff …

Retirement

A couples therapist reveals why modern marriage is so hard

No longer do we get hitched because our dad told us to, because the guy is wealthy, or because the girl comes from a high-status family. (Gross.)<p>Instead, most of us get married if and when we feel like it, to someone we love and who loves us in return. (Awww.)<p>Except, in case you haven't heard, …

Hobbies

3 Lifestyle Habits You Need To Succeed

Why do some people make life, work, and success look so easy? Are they genetically gifted? Do they know something the rest of us don’t? Or, have they created certain habits that allow them to push forward while the rest of us get stuck in the muck?<p>Curious after a witnessing an extreme reaction to a …

Communication Skills

The 3 Basic Building Blocks of Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The lack of knowledge about money is the cause of most people’s financial problems. So many of us have so much false information regarding money, finance, budgets, debt and income that it is no wonder that most people never accumulate …

Personal Finance

8 Ways to Save If You Live Paycheck to Paycheck

Creative ways to save when you're down-and-out.<p>You know you need to save money, but it can be hard if you’re just trying to make ends meet on a small …

Personal Finance

11 Budgeting Skills Everyone Should Master

Budgeting. In some of our lives, it's known as "the b-word."If you've never budgeted before, it can seem like a gargantuan task that only produces …

Personal Finance

Why a 23-year-old needs to start saving for retirement

Congrats! You're 23 years old and you have your first real job.<p>On the downside, you now work long hours, wear uncomfortable shoes all day and can't …

I'm a Finance Professor, and This Is What You Should Be Teaching Your Kids About Money

<i>What are some ways parents can teach young children early to be smart financially? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Arshad Ahmad, Associate Vice-President & Professor, Finance & Business</b> …

Quora
Exercise
Exercise

In 5 years of studying millionaires, I learned one huge factor of success has nothing to do with money

In my Rich Habits Study, where I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of which were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets, I found:<p>As it turns out, the rich in my study were on to something big. According to a Columbia University …

Self-improvement

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.According a study published in the American College …

Exercise

Watch: the 12-minute complete bodyweight burner home workout

It's always easy to say 'no' - especially when it comes to skipping a sweat session.<p>But did you know that missing just one workout increases your …

A stock market crash will take the California Pension system along with it

The huge, simultaneous, Fed-engineered rallies in stocks, bonds, and real estate - typically the three biggest holdings of state and local pension funds in the US - have inflated the balance sheets of these funds, thus elegantly, if only partially, papering over their fundamental problems. Most of …

Stock Markets