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How to Become a Millionaire: 9 Habits That Can Make You Rich | Inc.com

Want to get rich? If you work for someone else, you won't. (Don't believe me? Check this out.)<p>That's why entrepreneurs are willing to face the vulnerability, the emotional ups and downs, and the risk of public and private failure. They want to succeed on their terms--and they aren't willing to …

Self-improvement

The one tip to get ahead in your company no one talks about

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

European Union

Church Conversion: Chicago Chapel Turned Into Holy Home

With its two street-facing gables, stained glass windows and quiet, tree-lined double lot in Chicago’s Little Italy, this church still looks like it …

Avant-garde

The worst thing you can do when pitching an idea to your boss

<i>MPW Insider is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer</i> …

Leadership

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Andrew Bogut lost 22 pounds after watching documentary about sugar

Andrew Bogut cut sugar out of his diet after watching a documentary called "Is Sugar the New Fat?"<p>Eliminating sugar from his diet, Golden State …

Basketball

Women in Leadership: The Only Thing That Matters is What the Bible Says

When it comes to the issue of women in leadership, I often hear that the only thing that matters is what the Bible says. I completely agree.<p><b>What does the Bible say about women in leadership?</b><p>To answer this question, people usually jump to the passages that they read as limiting the roles of women. …

Mary Magdalene

Photographing the Families of Rio de Janeiro's Favelas

Antonello Veneri's latest project, "Interiores da Maré," documents the lives and homes of people living in the city's infamous slums.<p>All photos by Antonello Veneri<p><i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>VICE Brazil.</i><p>Two years ago, <i>Interiores da Maré</i> (Maré's Indoors)—a photographic document of one of Rio …

Brazil
Personal Finance

Financial planners share their best advice to help you start growing your wealth

Not only do they get an inside look into their clients' spending, saving, earnings, and investments, but they can see past the numbers to the people behind them: their clients' ambitions, fears, priorities ... and where they need some help.<p>Below, eight certified financial planners answer the …

Personal Finance

“I guess when Dad said that he’d like to f**k everyone in the audience the nice, Midwest policemen didn’t see the humor in that”: George Carlin’s daughter remembers the advent of “7 dirty words”

In Milwaukee in ’72 the police waited for George Carlin offstage. In Manhattan, the audience couldn’t get enough<p>Freedom of Speech 1972<p>1972 was quite a summer. Everything had changed. Only a few years earlier my dad had been a clean-cut, thin-tied suit-wearing guy who was opening for the Supremes in …

Parenting

10 Days to Become a Better Leader | Inc.com

Real change in leadership only happens when we make a focused effort. We have to be intentional and determined to make changes. Too often, we nod in agreement with those who say we need to become better at communicating with employees, but them we fail to actually do anything about the problem. Or, …

Leadership

There's a critical difference between how rich people and average people choose to get paid

In his book "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," self-made millionaire T. Harv Eker sheds light on how the richest people separate themselves from the average Joe.<p>Their success boils down to specific choices they make on a daily basis that most of us fail to emulate, he writes, and these choices …

Self-improvement

Secrets to Success From Elon Musk, Steve Martin and Mike Bloomberg

What are the secrets to success? Well, successful people work hard. But you work hard too, right?<p>And if you keep working harder and harder you’re …

Motivation

5 TED Talks That Will Mold You Into A Competent Leader

Whether you’re a business owner or a leader of any kind, these 5 TED talks will inspire you to break free of old expectations and lead from a wiser, …

36 Amazing Things You Probably Didn't know About Africa

Reply<p>Friday, September 11, 2015 A+ A-<p>http://www.fullyreported.com/2015/09/36-amazing-things-you-probably-didnt.html<p>1. The Gambia has only one …

How to Achieve Your Dreams (And Keep Going When It's Hard!)

It takes a lot of work to achieve your dreams, but what do you do when the struggle gets too hard? Here are four strategies to keep you on path:<p><b>1. Visualize:</b><p>Inexperienced personal development teachers always tell you to visualize, but often in a tragically limited way. They tell you to visualize …

Motivation

32 incredible powers of Queen Elizabeth II you didn't know she had

Her Majesty may not wield the tyrannical powers of the British monarchs of old, but she's still not like you or me.<p>The historic "prerogative powers" of the Sovereign have been devolved largely to government ministers, but this still means that when the British government declares war, regulates the …

United Kingdom

A self-made millionaire who studied 1,200 wealthy people found they're willing to admit an uncomfortable fact about money

In his research, he found that rich people are willing to admit something about money that makes many of us uncomfortable: <b>It can solve most problems.</b><p>It can be uncomfortable to accept that money, rather than being the corrupting force it is often portrayed, can serve as a useful tool that creates …

Self-improvement