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How to pay off your loans using the 'debt snowflake' method

Snowflake-sized savings helped Kat Tretina pay off an avalanche of debt.<p>If you’re one of millions of Americans struggling to pay off loans, the “debt snowflake” method can help you save big by saving small.<p>Student Loan Hero writer Kat Tretina says she used the method to pay off $35,000 in student …

Personal Finance

Amazon's Director of Learning Science shares 5 hacks to help you learn anything

Whether you're a student, an entry-level employee or an entrepreneur with your own company, learning is a vital part of getting ahead. Warren Buffett …

Self-improvement

This 5-Minute Habit Will Train Your Brain to Be More Positive

Incorporate a few minutes of gratitude into your day.<p><i>How can someone change their mindset to be more positive? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, growth mindset hacker,</b> …

Happiness

Why there’s no innovation without integration

Co-authors: <b>Joost Volker</b>, Director Cloud Platform Business Development EMEA; <b>Kulvinder Hari</b>, Senior Director Cloud Integration EMEA<p><i>Innovation isn’t</i> …

Innovation

Why You Should be Reading Books Every Day, According to Science

It's a habit that's beneficial on several levels.<p>According to the Pew Research Center, more than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults have not read even part of a book within the past year. It's a shame considering that researchers have found reading is beneficial in many ways.<p>1. Reading …

University of London

The Simplest Skincare Routine for Men to Hold Onto Youth As Long As Possible

Three simple steps for saving your face.<p>We need less shit to worry about in our lives, not more. That's why a simple skincare routine for men is essential. If you’re a minimalist with your grooming products, or if you’re wondering which products are mandatory for a blemish-free face, then take …

Skin Care

3 Common Mistakes That Keep Us Stuck In Unhealthy Relationships

Do you ever wonder why, even though you swore you’d never date somebody like THAT again, three months later you’re doing exactly that? It’s like …

If You Invested $1,000 in the 5 Largest Cryptocurrencies a Year Ago, Here's How Much You'd Have Today

Here’s a hint: You’d have a six-figure sum of money now<p>Bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies have performed extremely well over the past year, …

Gallery: Dazzling visions in the 4th Fine Art Photography Awards

The two Grand Prize winners, Coco Amardeil's <i>Come Hell or High Water</i> and William Ye's <i>A Tribute to Orlando</i>, were impressive albeit more classically …

24 Documentaries To Watch If You Want To Be ~Changed~

"Are you still there?" — Netflix, this weekend<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Fair Trade

3 Reasons to Have Multiple Income Streams (Your Bank Account Will Thank You)

It's recommended to branch out into different revenue streams to not only keep yourself mentally fit, but to keep your bank account fit as well.<p>Starting a business requires laser focus. You have to constantly define your niche and distinguish yourself from the competition. You get better at flexing …

Bill and Melinda Gates Just Wrote an Extraordinary Annual Letter That Teaches Us 7 Powerful Leadership Lessons

In their phenomenal Annual Letter released yesterday, Bill and Melinda Gates take us to leadership school.<p>A decade ago, Bill and Melinda Gates began writing about their enormous philanthropic efforts impacting the world, which they highlight in their annual letter.<p>They just released their 10th …

Successful People Tell Themselves These 7 Things on a Daily Basis

Sometimes, becoming successful is just a matter of willing it into existence.<p>Successful people tend to have very positive inner dialogues.<p>They know how to nurture their own personal growth. They believe they can do whatever it is they set their mind to. But most of all, they believe in …

How to sell yourself in 30 seconds and leave people wanting more

How do you get people interested in you when you only have 30 seconds?<p>Whether you're in a job interview, networking at a cocktail party, or happen to …

5 Secret-Ingredient Soups

It’s easy to mix up a soup, but achieving robust results can often take a lot of time. That’s why each of these soups is made with a few flavor bombs …

The CEO Who Made Disney an $80 Billion Company Just Listed 5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read | Inc.com

Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner just shared his top reading recommendations for business -- and life.<p>Eisner created the reading list for Scribd, the digital reading subscription service, that cover everything from the importance of summer camp, to the power of storytelling, and the never-ending …

Marco Rubio

Bill Gates: '5 Amazing Books I Read This Year' | Inc.com

Bill Gates reads about 50 books a year, but only a few make his annual list of favorites.<p>For several years, the Microsoft founder has chosen five titles he enjoyed over the past year and published reviews of them on his Gates Notes blog.<p>Here are his recommendations from 2017.<p>"The Best We Could Do" …

Bill Gates

10 Brilliant Business Books of 2017 | Inc.com

Among the best business books of 2017 are some excellent new titles by journalists; a candid, lived-it story of sex discrimination in Silicon Valley; and a big chewy book about scaling that is mind-blowing if not necessarily practical. Many new releases--including several mentioned here--make …

General Motors

The photographers lighting up Nigeria right now

Last month saw the opening of this year’s LagosPhoto Festival – the first and only international arts festival of photography in Nigeria – where legendary Cameroonian photographer Samuel Fosso debuted his latest body of work, which delves into the politics of religion in Africa. Showcasing the …

Africa

Three Mindsets That Kill Creativity

Having a flawed mindset about yourself or your photography is often the biggest hindrance to your creative work. From each of our unique life …

The only photos you need to see from last month

DEREK RIDGERS TELLS THE UNKNOWN STORY BEHIND HIS 1981 PHOTO<p>Derek Ridgers documentation of subculture spans four decades, but the group he found himself most drawn to was the Skinheads and his fascination began in 1979. Two years later, struck by a couple with their arms around each other, Ridgers …

Ace Your First Impression: Then Follow These 7 Steps to Keep Impressing | Inc.com

Most people focus on making a good first impression, but neglect to plan how they will continue the relationship in the future. Of course, making a good first impression is important. But sometimes what you see at first is not what you get. Often the assumptions we make about people are …

Business Strategy

Here Are the 2 Words You Need to Say to Yourself in Order to Become Unstoppable | Inc.com

Maybe it's a good idea you watch your mouth.<p>When we decide to acquire new habits and rid ourselves of old, harmful ones, we tend to focus the most on motivation and the logistics of implementation. Rarely do we consider thinking about all the possible things we subconsciously do that impede our …

Framing

The Buck Stops Here: How Exceptional Leaders Replace Blame with Responsibility | Inc.com

Some years ago, my consulting company facilitated a retreat for senior-level executives from a well-known corporation experiencing some internal conflict. Throughout our discussions, we were baffled to hear them say things like, "They won't allow "us" to move forward here and do what this …

Leadership

If You're Using Images In PowerPoint Presentations, You're Doing It Wrong. Here's What to Use Instead | Inc.com

Every night before bed, I wash my face, brush my teeth, and scroll endlessly through Instagram--staring at photos of friends, family, and people I will never meet. Each picture speaks volumes--some would even say a thousand words. And while I love a good picture (and love great filters even more), …

Infographics

15 Eye-Popping Projects That Don't Apologize For Using Color: Photos of the Week

This week, colorful projects are here to steal the show. Few architects have dared to use color in their works, however, when done so the results can …

9 Inspirational Quotes From Billionaire Entrepreneur Bill Gates

Words of wisdom from the most successful Harvard dropout.<p>Billionaire, innovator, philanthropist, author, Bill Gates has worn a lot of hats -- and inspired millions of people.<p>Having co-founded Microsoft in 1975, Gates paved the path to the revolution of personal computing. Starting with a dream to …

You'll Never Become an Expert In Anything Unless You Embrace This 1 Truth | Inc.com

To uncover the secrets of success, everyone looks to industry experts and global influencers for answers. After all, they've been there and done that. However, replicating Oprah's daily habit or waking up at 5 A.M. every morning won't help you become an expert or achieve your own success.<p>After …

Self-improvement

1 Creativity Lesson From the Nobel Prize-Winning Author Who Wrote His Novel in Just 4 Weeks | Inc.com

As an entrepreneur, you're after that one, dazzlingly brilliant idea that will take the world by storm.Truly great ideas are, however, notoriously difficult to come by. They're generated within the deepest recesses of your subconscious mind, far beyond the reach of conscious thought.<p>How are …

Creativity

These iPhone 8 Features Could Transform Your Smartphone

I’ve had the privilege of following Apple as a professional industry analyst since 1981. During those 36 years, I’ve learned a lot about Apple’s way …