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Stop Living on Autopilot: 5 Ways to Live an Amazing Life

<b>“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”</b> ~ <b>Stephen Covey</b><p>I used to be a zombie.<p>I don’t mean that I died and was …

Positive Thinking

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity

What are you willing to do in order to reach success? It is common among people these days to be average and not stand out too much. But those who …

Wal-Mart suddenly closed 5 stores and laid off thousands of workers and no one knows why

The closures could last up to six months and affect roughly 2,200 workers in Texas, California, Oklahoma, and Florida, CNN Money reports.<p>Wal-Mart employees say they were completely blindsided by the news, having been notified only a couple hours before the stores closed at 7 p.m. Monday.<p>"Everybody …

7 Exceptional Things You Can Learn From Motivational Speakers

A well seasoned motivational speakers competence to conquer peaks and achieve their goals, makes them flawless and an inspiration for many in several …

7 Years Later The "Very Serious People" Finally Ask: Was QE Worth It?

By now, the QE narrative is abundantly clear and it’s no longer just the “permabears,” conspiracy theorists, and “fringe” bloggers who understand it. …

Income Inequality

When Machines Replace Middle Management

In 1964, Isaac Asimov, wrote about a visit to the World’s Fair of 2014:<p><i>“The world of A.D. 2014 will have few routine jobs that cannot be done better by some machine than by any human being. Mankind will therefore have become largely a race of machine tenders.”</i><p>According to Carl Benedict Frey and …

Artificial Intelligence

When The Best Business Class Is Cheaper Than Economy...

I’m a big fan of fifth freedom routes (where an airline from one country has the right to fly between two different countries), as they’re a great …

How to Actively Create Company Culture

Company culture has become a dominant factor to your bottom line. Here are 3 ways to actively create your culture.<p>As a business owner, it is your …

The Audi S4 is $50,000 of old-school driving fun and modern luxury

In the S4, Audi has achieved a fantastic balance of luxury and performance.<p>The S4 sits above the standard A4 sedan and below the RS4 Avant, a BMW …

10 success habits that will dramatically improve your business

Successful people strongly believe in something and are driven to manifest it.<p>Their path is so strong that it keeps them true to their ideas and principles, despite the inevitable times of adversity and disagreements.<p><b>Related: 5 Weekend Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs</b><p>Financial gain is not the …

15 Leadership Strategies From America's First Female 4-Star General

Some of the best leaders in the world serve in the military. Learn the powerful leadership lessons they have to teach.<p>General Ann Dunwoody is the former commanding general of one of the Army's largest commands, the U.S. Army Materiel Command, which had a $47 billion budget when she took charge. Now …

Leadership

5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Be a Better Leader

These five things will change your game in any room.<p>I woke up this morning thinking about my readers and came up with five things you need right now to optimize your leadership. (Well, <i>need</i> and hopefully <i>want</i>, because of course it's always up to you!) Here we go. Have a great week!<p><b>You need a break.</b> I …

Leadership

Emotional Intelligence: An Essential Leadership Trait

When we think of successful leaders, we often consider their business intelligence – the ability to think and execute in the short-term and plan for …

Get A Mentor

Other than coffees and lunches, financial investment can be kept at a minimum. In choosing a mentor, think internal and external: internal to your department/external to other departments; inside your company/outside your company; inside your industry/outside your industry. Select based on what …

9 Things I Learned from Talking to 9 Millionaires

When I began interviewing business leaders for my podcast <i>The Inbox Inspiration</i>, I didn’t realize the impact it would have on me. Getting the …

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

The Acura ILX Is a $30,000 Luxury Car That Isn’t Really a Luxury

Here’s a thought: Why would you buy a $28,000 Acura ILX, rather than an $18,000 Honda Civic?<p>They’re basically the same car.<p>That’s what ran through my …

A Global Financial Reset Is Coming: ‘A Deal Is Being Made Between All The Central Banks’

There is an unprecedented reset coming to world financial markets and if you’ve been paying attention it’s impossible to ignore the signs. In fact …

Disaster Is Inevitable When The Two Decade-Old Stock Bubble Bursts

Six years after the Global Financial Crisis, the U.S. stock market continues to soar to new heights with nary a pullback or correction. In this piece, I will explain why the stock market is experiencing a new bubble that is actually another wave of the bubble that has existed since the mid-1990s.<p>A …

Stock Markets