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9 Things Richard Branson Says You Should Do to Be Successful and Happy

Branson's approach to making the most of business and life can work for you, too.<p>If you're looking for a model for a fully successful life, it's hard to do much better than Sir Richard Branson. Despite having dyslexia and dropping out of school at 16, he managed to build the Virgin Group into an …

Virgin America

Network pulls Joseph Fiennes' Michael Jackson portrayal

LONDON — With less than a week to go before the release of new comedy <i>Urban Myths,</i> Sky has announced that the controversial "Elizabeth, Michael and …

Michael Jackson

11 Simply Rules to Clean Eating

By Franziska Spritzler<p>The term "clean eating" has become very popular among the health conscious.<p>Clean eating is an eating pattern that focuses on …

Nutrition

Al Horford towers over Kristaps Porzingis for Statue of Liberty slam

This is how we celebrate Christmas, Kristaps.<p>The New York Knicks are Kristaps Porzingis’ team already now, but Al Horford got the best of him on this play.<p>Oof. Horford had a free lane and went straight to the rim, avoiding Porzingis and his 1.8 blocks per game. Honestly, I like this screenshot even …

10 Reasons Why Your Startup Idea Is Terrible And Won't Get Funded

As a venture capital and angel investor, I get bombarded with proposals to invest in startups. Many of them are terrible and just not fundable by angel investors or venture capital funds. Here are 10 common mistakes I have seen startups make that have resulted in their inability to raise</b> …

Venture Capital

The Latest: UN Security Council condemns North Korea test

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea's nuclear test (all times local):<p>7:30 a.m.<p>The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning North …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

How to use time to potentially double your retirement income in five years

<i>(Editor's note: The following column is an update of the first Retirementors column Mr. Merriman wrote at MarketWatch on Nov. 14, 2012.)</i><p>Today’s …

Retirement

20 signs you're on your way to becoming a millionaire

I've been there and felt like it was unattainable and something that would never happen to me.<p>Then I started reading, studying and mimicking countless different successful millionaires.<p>In reality, it's a lot more common than you think and completely possible if you have the right mentality to …

How To Dress Amazing When You're Super Busy & Not A Millionaire

Let's be real: Usually, the one "tip" to dressing better or the "secret" that every street style star knows will get her photographed isn't a tip or …

The 1 Question You Must Answer if You Want to Succeed

Ask the right question that will lead you to success. You'll be surprised how many entrepreneurs get this wrong.<p>Many entrepreneurs start a business asking the wrong questions:<p>"How will I create this product efficiently?"<p>"How can I sell as many of this product as possible?"<p>"How can I make profit …

Business Strategy

25 Quotes From Bill Gates on How to Succeed

He was a mastermind of tech, but his comments about running a business are quite profound.<p>Bill Gates was a mastermind not just in terms of starting the most famous tech company of all time (with apologies to Apple and Google) but also for figuring out how to do business at such a grand scale. Here …

Bill Gates

American women start their own businesses because they have no other choice

Call it a calculated risk: Camilla Ley Valentin, the mother of two little girls, earned three times her husband’s salary when she decided six years ago to leave her corporate job in Denmark to start her own business. It was also the start of the Danish financial crisis.<p>But neither financial nor …

Small Business

5 Ways to Learn and Remember Absolutely Anything

Start too early on the details and you'll miss the context of the whole.<p><i>What learning strategies do "quick learners" follow? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Alessio Bresciani, strategist with 15 years of experience in digital and mobile, on Quora:</b><p>Your …

Learning

Secrets Of The Elite: Why Forbes’s Rich List Doesn’t Include The Wealthiest Families On The Planet

on 19 September, 2015 at 2:01 pm<p><b>Editors Note:</b> Have you ever wondered who controls the corporate mainstream media? Well there is just six companies …

‘Mindfulness’ Messes With Your Memory

If Oprah practices mindfulness, it must be a good thing—right? But new science disagrees.<p>Mindfulness—that buzzword that means, “focusing on emotions …

38 nutrition experts tell us what they eat for breakfast

Study after study shows that breakfast boosts brainpower and helps to control cravings later in the day. Lots of highly successful make sure to fuel up before they face the world.<p>But some breakfasts are more well-rounded than others.<p>To see what a healthy breakfast looks like, we asked dozens of …

Breakfast

3 Powerful Practices for Accessing the Healing Power of Your Mind

Justin Faerman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In recent years, a number of groundbreaking studies have been published showing a very direct link between our …

A Relaxing Yoga Sequence You Can Do In Bed

I love to sleep. My life encourages me to burn bright most of the time, so I fully embrace rest whenever I can take it. Though sleep isn't the only …

How Often Should You Practice Yoga?

National Yoga Month kicks off tomorrow! Looking to take your practice to the next level? Eddie Modestini, a longtime student of K. Pattabhi Jois and …

Yoga

It's Not Just Muslims; We ALL Need to Debunk Our Sacred Texts and Beliefs

I am thrilled and relieved to see articles on the <i>Huffington Post</i> where some Muslims are standing up and acknowledging that while the Koran has peaceful and beautiful messages, it also has violent quotes and should not be treated as an unerring sacred text that needs to be slavishly followed. But …