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6 things I learned from interviewing 19 millionaires

While doing my PhD in Germany, I developed CFS/adrenal fatigue and I feared I could not work for much longer. I didn't know much about finances or investing at the time - I had only invested in the stock market for a few years using very simple strategies.<p>Therefore, I decided to educate myself …

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Success

The complete guide to not going to college

Kids grow up and go to college. Such is the norm. And yes—you could. Perhaps should. Think of the current economic climate, which all but requires people entering the workforce to arrive at job interviews brandishing their university transcript; think of the social benefits, the broadening of …

Higher Education

20 Truths About Billionaires That Nobody Understands

The world has billions of people but only a few billionaires.<p>11 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful individuals are known for sharing similar habits such as waking-up early, saving, providing value to others, and taking calculated risks. But, sometimes …

Self-improvement

Habits, Not Goals, Will Bring You Success | Heleo

“What most people don’t realize is that your habits don’t follow your ambition, they follow your system.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>Victor Hugo’s dramatic</i> …

5 Ways to Stop Your Phone Addiction, According to Research

How long do you think the average work email goes unread? 10 minutes? 5 minutes? <i>1 minute?</i><p>Try 6 seconds.<p>From Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive …

Time Travel

How to Write an Email That Actually Gets Replies (It's All About 2 Key Questions)

Email miscommunication is a common annoyance.<p>Some days, there's nothing more annoying than an email miscommunication. You spend time pulling together a thoughtful message, and one of the following things happens:<p>The other person fires back a quick reply which makes you question if they even read …

Productivity

“A woman’s place is in the kitchen”: My experience as the only girl in an engineering college in the ’60s

My mind went back to 1968. I was a seventeen-year-old girl with an abundance of courage, confidence and the dream to become an engineer. I came from an educated, though middle-class, conservative Brahmin family. My father was a professor of obstetrics and gynaecology in Karnataka Medical College at …

Barbershops

The 5 Traits (Some Surprising) I Look for When Hiring New Workers

Think you want a "yes man" (or "yes woman") as your next next employee? Actually, you don't.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The success of your team is highly dependent on the people who make it up. That's why it's so important, when you have an opening, to …

Leadership

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy …

Emotional Intelligence

Don't Invest In Time Management Training Until You Do These 4 Things First

Time management skills are a wasted investment without a well-fueled brain.<p>Are you considering sending your employees to time management training in 2017?<p>You probably shouldn't.<p>Sadly, throughout my career, I've talked to many leaders who claim time management programs have little to zero impact on …

Time Management

Five Reasons To Hire A Job-Hopper

One day I will dig through the boxes in my garage and find my original, paper job application from a company I worked for when I was very young.<p>In the summer of 1979 I was 19. I had just arrived in Chicago from New York. I loved living in Chicago – the lakefront, the parks, my friends and the …

Why Insanely Successful People Never Reveal Their Dreams and You Shouldn’t Either

You may think that sharing your dreams is the first step to successfully achieving them. You’ll have more motivation and people will be able to hold …

英国留学申请签证第一站

只关注1个亿的人,肯定成不了下一个王健林

上午我随手点开朋友圈,赫然发现大家都在发王健林的照片。<p>我大吃一惊,以为这位国民公公是不是做出了什么改变世界的事情,值得大家如此顶礼膜拜。<p>结果点开一看,照片中的王总轻描淡写地说:<b>“先定一个能达到的小目标,比如说我先挣它一个亿。”</b><p>以下就是风靡朋友圈的一个亿视频↓↓<p><b>本文由LinkedIn原创,作者</b><b>陈昌、蔡</b> …

英国留学申请签证第一站

<b>编者按:</b>出国留学之后除了学识还有哪些收获?据说留学可以把你变得更国际化?留学可以把你变得更勤劳?到底留学之后会有怎样的改变呢?<p>就我自己来说,留学对我意义太大了,不敢说他改变人生,但至少让我越来越成熟,让我更加自由,给了我越来越多的选择。<p>清楚地记得留学之前的稚嫩的内心,依稀记得留学之前的幼稚的思维,尤 …