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The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, becoming …

Self-improvement

How to start a business – eight first steps

Women Mean Business banner<p>On International Women’s Day, business owners offer aspiring female entrepreneurs some tips on where to start when starting-up.<p>1. Start with some market research<p>“When you have an amazing business idea, it’s oh-so-easy to dive<br>head first into building it,” says Pip Jamieson, …

Small Business

Want Meaning? Self-Made Billionaire Ray Dalio Says This Is The 1 Question You Need To Answer

Global hedge fund founder says it isn't money or economics that matter most.<p>Life throws so many decisions at us. Which city do you live in? Which job? Do you marry? Self-made billionaire Ray Dalio has a reassuring perspective on how to approach big questions. According to Bloomberg, he's one of the …

Why the secret to nailing an interview is the exact opposite of what everybody thinks

Congratulations, you’ve made the short list of candidates for your dream job. Now all you have to do is pass the final test: <i>How do I walk into the</i> …

Employment

Want to Be a Great Leader? The Smartest Ones Start by Doing These 4 Rare Things

If you want your employees to respect you and give you exceptional performance, adopt these four behaviors of the best leaders.<p>Do you work for a boss who has been defined as a "driver?" You know, he or she "drives performance" and "drives results." Maybe even "drives people?" (Maybe into the …

Einstein Made a Big Mistake Late in His Career That Limited His Potential. Here's How to Avoid It

How to keep your innovative edge from start to finish.<p>Like many innovative thinkers in tech today, Einstein achieved success by stubbornly pushing back against industry norms and rejecting long-held conventions. But also like many of today's innovative thinkers, he struggled to maintain this …

6 Levers to Scale From Idea to $1 Billion

How do you grow an idea into a $1 billion business? This CEO has done just that -- here are six levers he pulled to get there and how they might help your business scale.<p>How do you turn an idea into a big business? In March I spoke with a CEO who knows how to do that. And I think his insights can …

These are the condoms you should actually be using, according to experts

When it comes to protection, it can be tough to know where to start. Although many men may be tempted to go straight for those labeled "Magnum," that confidence boost may come at their and their partner's risk.<p>According to Dr. Evan Goldstein, founder and CEO of Bespoke Surgical, finding the right …

Condoms

Ask These Questions to Ace the Job Interview

Too many candidates leave it up to the interviewer to judge their ability. Savvy candidates know how to turn the odds in their favor by asking a few pointed questions.<p>Once you get an interview, the chance you'll be assessed properly is remote. You can improve your odds 5-10X by asking …

How to stop annoying robocalls on your iPhone or Android phone

Fight back against the constant, annoying scam calls<p><i>Update May 10th 9:30AM ET: This article was originally published on March 6, 2018 and has been updated to include video.</i><p>Mobile spam calls have been a nuisance for years, but over the last few months, it’s felt to me like there’s been a surge of …

Identity Theft

51 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Willpower, Determination, and Success

Success requires inspiration... and determination.<p>Every successful person I know has willpower, determination, and drive. They may not be smarter than everyone else. They may not be more talented, more skilled, or more experienced.<p>But what they do have is the willingness to persevere. Here are 51 …

20 places you can get a great tech job outside of Silicon Valley

A diaspora of tech talent, driven by Silicon Valley's tumbling job market and sky-high rents<i>,</i> has pushed tech job seekers to some surprising places.<p>Job search site ZipRecruiter recently analyzed its database of more than 8 million active jobs, and ranked the 20 fastest-growing tech markets based on …

Silicon Valley

3 people share why they regret buying their homes

Buying a home is so much about nailing the timing. Everyone has a story of a missed opportunity, of not buying <i>before</i> the market exploded. Of course, being too early to the party can also backfire — rushing the decision before you know the area well or buying a fixer straight out of college, before …

Real Estate

Here's the average income in every state — and what it's really worth

Geography can transform a paycheck. That is: How much your wages are actually worth depends largely on where you live.<p>On some level, everyone understands that — even if you don't have a firm grasp on precisely how far a $50,000 salary would go in California, compared with, say, Ohio. MONEY set out …

North Dakota

How to Use Storytelling to Sell Your Brand and Vision

People remember how you make them feel, not the information you give them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The reason why the Bible is the bestselling book every year is because it delivers its lessons as a series of stories. And if you don't want to use the Bible as an …

If You Want to Actually Get a Response to Your Email Pitch, Here's What You Need to Do

Do these five things to woo your leads into responding.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Pitching has always been a key aspect of building a successful business. You simply cannot do without it in today's work environment. Given that the average office worker receives 121 …

Marketing

Why Successful People Wear the Same Thing Every Day

Simplify your day and reduce decision fatigue: Wear the same thing, just like these successful entrepreneurs.<p>Everyone wants to be more productive -- especially entrepreneurs. One way to increase productivity? Simplify your decision-making processes by building habits.<p>In studying the effects of …

Success

Apple in talks with miners to secure cobalt supplies: sources

LONDON (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is talking to major cobalt producers to secure supplies of the material vital for the lithium-ion rechargeable batteries that power its mobile phones, three cobalt industry sources said.<p>Apple declined to comment.<p>Locking in cobalt supplies has become a dominant …

Mining

Amazon is wreaking havoc on the grocery industry

Grocery chain Albertsons, one of America’s largest, plans to acquire Rite Aid in a cash-and-stock deal that will create a company with a combined value of $24 billion. It’s the latest big move by Albertsons, which bought meal-kit startup Plated for an undisclosed sum in September, and partnered …

eCommerce

Here’s Why Elon Musk Disagrees with Self-Driving Industry Gurus on Lidar

Just as animals use several different senses to perceive the world around them, cars and other vehicles rely on various sensor technologies, …

If You Can't Understand Why the Sale Fell Through It Was Probably One of These 5 Mistakes

You have to talk to the people who can write the check. Never assume they will read the proposal and get back to you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Without realizing it, many salespeople confuse activity with progress. They stay busy but don't close much business. When …

Profit

10 hard truths no one tells you about buying a house

Being a homeowner is part of the American dream, but that white picket fence comes with a side of unexpected realities.<p>While buying and owning a home can be fun and rewarding, it's not all HGTV makes it out be. From hidden expenses to housekeeping demands, it involves a lot more mental and monetary …

Real Estate

This Is How Much Money You Should Have in Savings at Every Age

And the steps that will get you there.<p>Are you falling behind? Ellevest recently talked to 1,000 women about their money—and their lives. Based on the …

I was fired as CEO from a company that I founded—a year later, I'm glad it happened

On October 18, 2016, I walked into a board room as the CEO of a multi-million dollar business with responsibility of over 200 employees.<p>The business was my first-born, grown from an idea hatched in 2008. Minutes later, I walked out of that board room no longer a business owner nor a CEO. It was on …

Washington D.C.

A study of more than 100,000 people has found that one food group is closely linked with cancer

If scientists told you there was a single lifestyle factor that may best predict whether you get cancer, you'd want to know, right?<p>Researchers in France may have found just that. After studying more than 100,000 adults for years, they found that eating processed food was more closely linked with …

Processed Food

11 small things that will make you instantly more employable

January has a reputation for being the most popular time of year for people to job hunt. After using the Christmas break to reflect on life, then being hit by the January blues, it's not exactly surprising that job searches are at a high during at this time of year.<p>The problem is: everyone's doing …

Employment

It Only Took This Instagram Co-Founder 1 Sentence to Provide the Perfect Cure for Procrastination

Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom uses this simple trick to avoid putting things off. And so can you.<p>Everyone at least occasionally puts things off. Everyone at least occasionally avoids doing things they need to do. Everyone, at some point, procrastinates.<p>And everyone who procrastinates <i>hates</i> the …

20+ Science Facts We Didn't Know at The Start of 2017

It's been an incredible year for science.<p><b>1.</b> The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, …

18 stocks that could rise 25% in 2018

If Bitcoin's too crazy a ride for you, here are 18 stocks that analysts say could enjoy their own personal bull runs in 2018.<p>The "18 stocks for '18" list includes oil and natural gas drillers and drug makers. It also spotlights an internet travel company and high-tech firms that make the digital …

Natural Gas

18 Resolutions That Will Skyrocket Your Career

With the New Year upon us, it’s a great time to take an honest look in the mirror and make changes that can help you reach new professional heights. Instead of coming up with a list on my own, I decided to survey my team at Vanderbloemen Search Group for eighteen resolutions that will make your …