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This Is How Much You Need to Make to Afford the Average Home in Each State

There are a lot of things standing in the way for first-time homebuyers, including just figuring out what you're supposed to be doing, whether a …

Real Estate

10 ways you are killing your executive presence

If you enter a room with 15 leaders one of them will stand out. She will have an air of confidence that people notice. Others will stop talking and …

Self-awareness

4 ways to help get over career bitterness

When disappointments inevitably happen at work, we can make the mistake of letting that emotion fester into bitterness. Instead of processing our …

The Only Thing You Need to Do to Overcome Fear, According to Neuroscience | Inc.com

Many business leaders pretend they are incredibly controlled, stoic, and confident. The perceived ideal image is for them to show that they do not feel fear.<p>I have never met anyone who doesn't face fear.<p>Every day, I don't know exactly what my team is going to do. I don't know what my clients are …

Self-improvement

Where the super rich store their money, and where everybody else does

Last month, President Donald Trump reportedly floated a potential new campaign slogan: “How’s your 401(k) doing?”<p>Fair enough... the stock market has …

Stock Markets

We Studied 100 Mentor-Mentee Matches — Here’s What Makes Mentorship Work

When First Round launched its Mentorship Program in 2016, we didn’t know what to expect. We’d heard from a number of people in our community that …

Leadership

20 critical startup truths no one will tell you

Some knowledge is so important, everyone assumes everyone already knows it. But they don’t, especially in the tech world where things move so fast that most people are faking. But Stripe’s Patrick McKenzie spends his time helping the payment platform’s startup customers survive, and now he’s laid …

Startups

You're Just Not Prepared For What's Coming

I hate to break it to you, but chances are you're just not prepared for what's coming. Not even close. Don't take it personally. I'm simply playing …

Swimwear

Why your self esteem is so important for your success….

How is our self-esteem formed? It is formed from birth, all the experiences we have had, what we have heard and felt and our thoughts we connect to …

What Is Agile? The Four Essential Elements

Last week, I found myself in a lively conversation with some colleagues about the true meaning of Agile management and how to communicate it. How do you determine whether a team, a unit or an organization is—or is not—Agile? An ability to answer the question simply, clearly, and consistently can be …

Project Management

7 Ways People Will Hold You Back--If You Let Them | Inc.com

Think about the people you've encountered throughout your professional life. There's probably a range, with some who have gone out of their way to help you learn and grow, others who may have helped a bit when it wasn't too much trouble, and perhaps a few who seemed to actively be working to hold …

Self-help

Squad Health Check model – visualizing what to improve

<i>(Download the cards & instructions as PDF or PPTX)<br>(Translations of this article: Chinese, French)</i><p>What is a squad health check model?<p>A lot of …

Essential Kanban: What you need to know about Kanban… even if you’re not using Kanban!

What you need to know about Kanban… even if you’re not using Kanban!<p>Kanban is not a process or a process framework. It’s not an informal mechanism for visually organising work, without inconvenient rules. It’s not even a scaling framework, though it is applicable at a wide variety of scales. Kanban …

Project Management

How This Famous Movie Quote Is Able to Change Your Bad Habits Almost Immediately | Inc.com

Remember how your mother used to tell you things growing up, like, "Don't swim after a meal or you'll get indigestion." Whatever mom said, whether it was from her wisdom or an old wive's tale, probably stuck with you to adulthood.<p>Then, somewhere around your early twenties, you challenged mom's …

Self-improvement

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

Success

What Are Some Things That Programmers and Computer Scientists Know, But Most People Don’t?

Open Source doesn't mean anyone can edit the source code.<p><i>via Internet</i><p>Ron Gross<p>Open Source doesn’t mean anyone can edit the source code.<p>The true …

Bayesian Strategy

Hannibal Smith, the fearless leader of the A-team, always loved it when a plan came together and on that campy ’80’s TV show, they always seemed to, …

After watching over 50 TED talks, these are the insights that have stuck with me most

Watch over 50 TED talks across several years — as I have, obsessively — and you begin to think a little differently about the world.<p>Not every talk is awe-inspiring or illuminating, but the best ones have changed how I think about education, business, psychology, and human behavior.<p>Here are some of …

TED Talks

If You Understand These 5 Rules In Psychology, You Can Live A Much Easier Life

Understanding the psychology of ourselves and others around us can play a huge part in our happiness. We are all suffering from limiting beliefs …

Self-help

This 1 Practice Will Dramatically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Did you ever notice how our actions tend to be reactive, as opposed to proactive?<p>This is often a good thing. Think about it: Good reflexes can help you avoid a car accident or jump to a friend's aid without hesitation.<p>But we get into trouble when we let emotions rule those reactions. For example, …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Brutal Truths About Success No One Wants to Hear (Except People Who Hunger for Success) | Inc.com

Ask successful people how they achieved their success and you'll hear words like "hard work," "sacrifice," and "persistence."<p>Dig a little deeper and you'll find some other common attitudes and habits, like these:<p><b>1. They know their success was only inevitable in hindsight.</b><p>Read stories of successful …

Self-improvement

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Trump won. What else are you wrong about?

Share<p>Tweet<p>+1<p>Share<p>Shares 245<p>This year I’ve been on something of a strange and alarming journey. I’ve remarked time and again that the world seems to …

Forget Multi-Tasking – It's All About Mono-tasking, Say Stanford Researchers

We know multi-tasking is bad for us: we just can’t stop doing it.<p>No matter how many times we hear that multitasking causes heightened mental stress, …

Time Management

Six Simple Skills Anyone Can Learn to Improve Earning Potential

The wide variety of things people do to earn money might seem as radically different from each other as different colors in the rainbow, but the …

Employment

Want to Succeed? Adopt these 10 Uncommon Habits

<b>Practised ignorance:</b> ignoring the things that distract us are a quintessential ingredient in the pursuit of success. People are predisposed to …

The Mathematics of Machine Learning

Euclid, Greek mathematician, 3rd century BC, as imagined by Raphael<p><i>This curated column is by Wale Akinfaderin, PhD Candidate in Physics</i><p>In the last …

Machine Learning

Table of Contents — How to Think like a Computer Scientist: Interactive Edition