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Advice for 20-Somethings From Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and Geniuses

If you’re young and your career is in its early days, you’ve likely been privy to plenty of career truisms and clichés.<p>But if “follow your passion,” …

5 stocks everyone in their 30s should own

You might think that your younger years are a great time to roll the dice on "it" stocks like Tesla Motors and Netflix, but that's simply not the case.<p>Instead, here are five stocks our analysts feel could provide 30-somethings with outstanding long-term results.<p>John Maxfield: If there's one stock …

10 Effective Steps To Make Goal Setting Work For You

Hundreds of people have talked about the importance of goal setting. Thousands or even millions of people know that setting goals can help you …

3 Rules To Kill Procrastination and Give Life To Action

Motivation is the ability to act to achieve your goal.<p>Successful people have the ability to motivate themselves, but why can they motivate themselves …

Motivation

8 Ways to Simplify Your Finances

Consolidate. Prioritize. Automate.<p>Do you find yourself overwhelmed by your financial responsibilities? Do you sometimes ignore your accounts and …

The Kingmaker and the Ideas Queen

When Anurag Srivastava landed in Singapore in 1993, all he had was a job in hand, $50 in his pocket and a desire to be a chief executive officer by …

How To Accomplish Anything From A to Z

Abraham Maslow listed self actualization on top of the hierarchy of human needs because he understood man’s innate desire to succeed and achieve …

16 Obstacles of Success to Avoid

Obstacles of Success to Avoid<p>Here are the list of obstacles that block you from success which you have to be aware of and do everything you can to …

Motivation

The Lamborghini Huracan Will Rip Apart Your Daily Driving

The Lamborghini Huracan is a confusing beast.<p>Its base model costs $237,000. That’s considerable, to be sure, but it’s half the price of the …

Time I

Kurdish-US alliance against IS stokes resentment in Syria

Analysts warn that IS can only be defeated in Syria with support from Sunni Arabs, many of whom are being alienated by what they see as US favouritism towards the Kurdish minority.<p>In recent months, fighters from the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) have repelled several IS attacks and …

Ukraine-Russia tension rises over separatist powers, expulsions

While fighting in eastern Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed separatists has ground down lately into a war of slow attrition, tension between Moscow and Kiev has been rising over diplomatic expulsions and unfulfilled conditions of a five-month-old peace plan.<p>The Ukrainian …

20 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known Before My 20s

Being able to manage your time most appropriately is something best done as early as possible. The earlier in life that you start, the better such …

Time Management

Bubbles are everywhere - this is how I'm altering my investments

Property, stock markets, bonds - there are potential bubbles all around us. Do you run with it or sell now?<p>It’s easy to see why there’s so much talk of bubbles. Even the most inept investor should have made money in the past five years (although the tables below this column highlight “professional” …

Stock Markets

9 Cheesy, But Inspiring, Sayings You Wish You Never Heard -- But Will Be Glad You Did

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Feeling a little gloomy today? Uninspired, perhaps? No worries, it happens to the best of us.<p>Finding the motivation to motivate when you lack motivation is as much a science as it is an art -- not to mention a stroke of luck. In BUD/S …

5 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit Regularly

With a quick keyword search or the click of a button, most entrepreneurs can find answers to questions, resources, or the latest small business …

11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative)

<i>Your alarm clock goes off and it’s time to mindlessly shower, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, then head to work. Is that really all there is?</i>In …

Creativity

Gold is more than 'just another asset'

When asked by Congressman Ron Paul his opinion on gold four years ago, Ben Bernanke replied it was not money, just another asset, appearing to confirm this view.<p>Doubtless Bernanke's view is shared by nearly all other central bankers in the advanced economies and by executives in the banks which …

Stock Markets

Watching Ted Cruz talk to a room full of Wall Streeters is about as awkward as expected

For one thing, Cruz accused big Wall Street banks of helping to write Dodd-Frank financial regulation to drive smaller banks out of business and "killed hundreds and even thousands of small financial institutions."<p>See what we mean?<p>There were a couple more issues on which Cruz likely clashed with …

China accuses trading firms of manipulating stocks

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities accused securities firms of manipulating stock prices during China's market plunge and launched a crackdown Monday against …

Stock Markets

The Best Way to Invest $100 a Month

If you can set aside $100 each month, here are some great ways to put your money to work<p>Just because you don't have thousands of dollars lying around …

How to Start Investing

New investors are often overwhelmed by all the options: Should you put your money in stocks, bonds, ETFs, REITs, or mutual funds? Should you work …

Investing

How Billionaires Hit It Big: The Path To One Billion Dollars

Billionaires

India's economy is the 'best of the BRICs'

In a wide-ranging discussion with <i>CFA Institute Magazine</i>, Kumar-Sinha explains why she expects India to accelerate ahead of China over the next decade, the progress of economic and financial reforms initiated by the new Indian government, her insights on investing in India, and the challenges facing …

You should be paying attention to this economic indicator

A "no" vote from the Greek referendum last Sunday, the vast stock market selloff in China, and the volatile movements in the price of U.S. crude oil have made it clear the worldwide economy is collectively riding the brakes. The 3.5-hour halt in trading on the NYSE also added to investors' …