Joe Bement

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How Introverts Can Become Great Leaders, And Eventually, a Successful Entrepreneur

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut”<br>― Albert Einstein<p>The most common, …

What Steve Jobs, Larry Page and Bill Gates All Understood About Business

If you look at the world’s most valuable technology companies, you’ll notice something interesting. Not a single one invented the category of …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

5 Surprising Secrets of True Happiness

Finding happiness is without doubt a daily struggle, but the keys to unlocking it are closer than you think.<p>Finding happiness is, without doubt, a daily struggle. We search for it endlessly, through self-help books, TV shows, ice cream sundaes, or deep conversations with friends. The true keys to …

How To Make Money Investing, According To Ashton Kutcher

11 Bits about Bitcoin<p>Even the most tech savvy among us have a <b>hard time</b> wrapping their heads around Bitcoin. It’s a hot topic and a frequent point of …

Learn a key negotiating skill from FBI negotiator Chris Voss

<b>Chris Voss:</b> You know, successful negotiation is not about getting to yes, it's about mastering no and understanding what the path to an agreement is. …

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity

To live a creative life, you must be able to destroy your habits that are killing your creativity.<p>If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that …

Think Positive: Proven Tools for Lifting Out of a Bad Mood

It might seem in the midst of a bad mood that there’s not much you can do to change it. You feel lousy and the last happy moment you had is hardly at …

Eight Easy Life Hacks that Will Make You Insanely Productive

<i>What are the most effective changes you made in your life to increase productivity and efficiency? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Clara Shih, Founder/CEO of Hearsay Social, Author of The</b> …

Warren Buffett's Surprising Secret for Success and Happiness

If you think success hinges on a joyless grind at a job that gives you little satisfaction, the Oracle of Omaha has some advice for you.<p>Contrary to what many people think, the key to success is not toiling away at a 9-to-5 job from which you take no pleasure. Take it from Warren Buffett himself: …

Your Time Management Strategy Is Broken

I just searched “time management strategy” and Google returned 18,100,000 results. <b>Let that sink in for a second…. 18 million.</b><p>This post isn’t about …

The One Thing Every Business Owner Should Be More Honest About

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

How to Radically Change Your Goals and Success

People are afraid of commitment. We'd rather keep our options open. We'd rather diversify our investments to mitigate risk.<p>Before writing the first chapter of <i>Harry Potter</i>, J. K. Rowling planned for seven years at Hogwarts. As a result, Harry Potter is one of the most read books of all-time.<p>Before …

A Harvard Business School professor shares 3 ways to win a negotiation before you even start talking

Since I'm always looking for the crucial tools that empower people to succeed, this caught my eye.<p>Negotiating is an Achilles heel for many, but it's a key part of most situations. So how can we better prepare to take control of the game and win it?<p>Professor Malhotra is a seasoned negotiator who has …

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Smart, successful people are unhappy because they have the wrong mindset

But if you're alive today — and fortunate enough to not be poor — then scarcity is more in your head than anything else.<p>That's according to Raj Raghunathan, the University of Texas marketing professor and author of "If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Happy?" Raghunathan believes having the wrong …

5 Spiritual Lessons I’ve Learned from Entrepreneurship

It’s been about one year of my being an actual “entrepreneur”. I started an online retail business (not related to Daily Zen, which I consider more a …

The Number 1 Rule to Get Things Done

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest struggles millennials face is wading through the information overload to figure out what we should be doing with our time.<p>Can you really blame us?<p>Every time you look at your phone, dozens of pings, notifications and …

Where to put your cash while savings rates are rock-bottom

For those looking glumly at their savings account statements, there are plenty of better returns to be had elsewhere<p>As interest rates languish at the lowest level in living memory, there is little hope for savers looking on in disappointment at their bank statements. The average savings account now …

Forget flipping houses — these retail investors flip mortgages

It’s 9:30 a.m. on a recent sunny Friday, and 60 people have crammed into an airport hotel conference room in Northern Virginia to hear Kevin Shortle, …

H2O Ninja Snorkel Mask

Snorkeling is a great way to explore the sea without needing scuba gear. But it also keeps you tethered to the surface, and forces you to breathe …

New Study Confirms: Money Buys Happiness

Some say happiness comes from family, travelling, and taking time to appreciate the little things. Of course those things are fulfilling — but let’s …

Why You Should Track Your Spending Over the Weekend (and Beyond)

It's one of the most important things you can do to get your spending on track.<p>This is the Day 6 & 7 challenge in the #MONEY30, a month-long bootcamp …

The Importance of Self-Care: Imperative for both Body and Mind

You're reading The Importance of Self-Care: Imperative for both Body and Mind, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. …

Richard Branson, Kite Boarding, a Contest for Entrepreneurs and Hourglass Investing Strategy: Part 2

In a recent installment we discussed how Sir Richard Branson and the folks from MaiTai established the Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC). MaiTai has shown a level of investment success that appears to be sustainable, and I will explore the strategy they use to propel success for themselves and …

How to Beat the Airlines at their New Pricing Game

Last week I wrote that American changed its fare rules to charge you more on many connecting itineraries and on trips that include stopovers. In …

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, April 9

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, April 9.<p><i>Mental</i> …

The 1 Trait All Successful People Have

It's a lot more simple than you think.<p>First of all, let me start by saying that "success" is relative. However you define success is what success will ultimately be for you.<p>Now...<p>When looking at some of the world's thought leaders, people who have redefined industries, those that grab hold of a …

Everette Taylor

CAREER ADVICE FOR MILLENNIALS FROM A MARKETING WHIZ<p>1 of 8<p>(Photo by Diana Le)<p>Marketing executive and serial entrepreneur Everette Taylor, 26, went from being homeless in high school to become a shining star in Silicon Valley’s tech universe. Forbes contributor Vanessa McGrady gets his best advice to …

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Why these three questions can solve any problem

I’m a big fan of simplicity, whether it’s about strategy and innovation or personal productivity. In a complex world, there’s no use making things more difficult than they need to be.<p>It’s just so easy to complicate things — even I am guilty. But in reality, there are three questions I’ve used in …

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