Jeremy Butler

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4 tips for following up with a professional contact after what feels like forever

What happens when you go to a conference and meet a ton of new faces, but fail to follow up with them? Or when you let a year go by without …

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

I spent 5 years studying rich people. Here are the best pieces of advice I can give you about money

What secrets about managing money do the rich know that the average person doesn’t?<p>I spent five years trying to answer that question. I asked 233 …

Personal Finance

This morning routine will make you a millionaire

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it’s even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If …

Self-improvement

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do That Nobody Else Does

Most people run away from their fears, but not the mentally strong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve no doubt heard a million times that you should exercise. But how many people have suggested that you become more mentally fit?<p>I’m not just talking about doing a …

Self-help

8 easy ways to improve your posture, according to London’s leading pilates trainer

Jess Schuring, one of London’s leading fitness trainers and founder of Heartcore studios (where you’ll find a fusion of dynamic pilates, body conditioning and barre), agrees that besides a more elegant aesthetic, sporting good posture can do wonders for your overall health.<p>More specifically, …

Yoga

How to manage remote employees

Making remote work an option is an investment that can pay off for employers and employees alike. Companies that embrace telecommuters can recruit the best talent without geographic constraints. Employees who have the opportunity to work from home or another remote location are, according to …

Project Management

Why 35-year-old billionaire Spotify CEO says he is 'ruthless in prioritizing'

At age 35, Spotify co-founder and CEO Daniel Ek is successful by any standard: He's worth a reported $2.9 billion, Spotify had 170 million monthly …

Bill Gates

The Art of Not Panicking

What would your days look like if your mind and body were not hijacked by stress and anxiety?<p>I’m guessing, great, right?<p>What if I told you it is …

Mindfulness

Doing These 24 Uncomfortable Things Will Pay Off Forever

<i>This story originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com.</i><p>Challenge yourself to lead a better life.<p>Making a change for the better isn't always easy, but …

Self-help

The Perfect Pistol, Ammo, and Accessories for Concealed Carry

It’s hard to make an impression with a new striker-fired pistol in 9mm. Just trying to tally the number of guns in that category makes my right eye …

Concealed Carry

15 Traits of Unstoppable People

Unstoppable people keep their inner fires burning by developing the characteristics necessary to become successful.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Unstoppable people are like warriors. They are always ready to take on the world. They are guided by a light from within, …

Self-improvement

These 12 Common Business Terms Seem Redundant, But They Have Practical Differences

If you're involved in any goal-setting effort, you're bound to run into a host of terms that all seem to mean the same thing. Here's how to keep them straight.<p>When working with leadership teams and executives on strategy planning, we often throw around a lot of terms. Some of these terms can seem …

Project Management

3 Ways to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others at Work

Never compare yourself to others.<p>Whether you are still in the concept phase or at a pivotal moment of growth as a leader, the feeling of endless doubt is a direct result of your greatest distraction: <b>comparison</b>.<p>We have all done it -- scrolled through someone else's timeline and immediately get …

Jeff Bezos

I Read the 1936 Book That Launched Warren Buffett's Career and It's Truly Inspiring

Dated? Yes, of course -- it's 82 years old. But it's also surprisingly inspiring.<p>Warren Buffett is probably the most successful investor in American history. He credits a 1936 book called <i>One Thousand Ways to Make $1,000</i> (which he found in the library when he was 7 years old) with giving him his …

Great Depression

Meet the 47-Year-Old CEO Behind Fortnite, a 'Weird Computer Guy' Who Spends His Millions Saving Forests

The smash game recently crossed the $1 billion mark.<p>Ask any male with a pulse and and a Wi-Fi connection between the ages of 10 and 40 and they’ll …

Hiring Managers Hate Preachy Cover Letters. Here's How to Make Yours Stand Out | Inc.com

Contrary to popular belief, cover letters can help you stand out and get a job interview today. You might think employers don't read them. Especially, if you've been applying online endlessly and not getting any response. But, the truth is, when you get a cover letter directly in the hands of the …

Employment

Why You Won't Want to Miss This 7.2%-Yielding Dividend Stock

While this company's high yield catches the eye, its growth prospects are the bigger story.<p><b>Crestwood Equity Partners</b> (NYSE:CEQP) has everything an …

3 Reasons Why Renting A Home May Beat Buying

When it comes to buying vs. renting a house, there is always a passionate debate about which makes the most financial sense. Both sides have valid points, so it can be a bit confusing. The recent changes in the tax law have also made owning a home less financially advantageous, so the buy vs. rent …

Personal Finance

You make or break your life between 5-7 a.m.

While serving a humanitarian and ecclesiastical mission at the age of 20, I learned potentially the most important lesson of my life. How you spend …

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Meet a Japanese whisky with hints of white chocolate

<b>The bottle:</b> Hibiki Japanese Harmony, $64.99<p><b>The back story:</b> We’ve long moved past the days when drinking whisky meant drinking either Scotch or …

Scotch Whisky

You Should Plan On Switching Jobs Every Three Years For The Rest Of Your Life

The stigma of being a flaky job-hopper is quickly becoming a thing of the past, and that’s a good thing.<p>Changing jobs every couple of years used to look bad on a resume. It told recruiters you can’t hold down a job, can’t get along with colleagues, or that you’re simply disloyal and can’t …

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

4 things to do instead of flipping out at work

You know the feeling: something doesn’t go your way at work and you want to fly off the handle — but you can’t.<p>Pause.<p>Deep breath.<p>Here are four things …

Researcher Who Saw Stressed 2020 Oil Market Is More Worried Now

It may already be too late to listen to Martin Tallett.<p>The consultant, who has more than four decades’ experience in oil refining, presented research …

11 Short Stories You Can Read In Under 10 Minutes, But Will Stay With You Forever

Is there anything better than settling down for a languid afternoon of reading your favorite novel cover to cover, perhaps on a park bench or in a …

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

Bill Gates Shares the 5 Books You Should Read This Summer

Bill Gates wants you to do some serious thinking this summer. For his annual list of the best books to read this season, Gates has selected five …

Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Time Management

The No. 1 Way To Get Attention On LinkedIn

Employers or business prospects are probably searching on LinkedIn for someone like you. The single best way to ensure you’ll show up in their searches, and stand out from competitors, is to have the right profile “keywords.” These are the words or phrases that resonate. They’re used in search …

Employment