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This simple yoga technique can boost focus and make your skin glow

You know it’s called a monkey mind because it keeps jumping from one thought to another. Ancient yogis estimated that we think—on an average—about …

Here's the strategy Navy SEALs use to persevere through impossibly tough conditions

That might sound like a ridiculous assertion: Seriously? You're underwater in scuba gear with your instructor tying your air hose in knots, 100% certain that you're going to die, and a key to success is telling yourself, <i>You can do it</i>?<p>That's what Barker — who runs a popular blog by the same name as …

Positive Thinking

You Must Have This Characteristic to Be a Successful Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The following excerpt is from Michael Glauser’s new book <i>Main Street Entrepreneur</i>. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Marti McMahon was one of the first entrepreneurs I interviewed nearly 20 years ago. As soon as I met her, I …

Entrepreneurship

Hiring in the Digital Age: What's Next for Recruiting?

The way companies locate and attract top talent has changed dramatically in recent years. Hiring managers and HR experts weighed in on the current …

Digital Age

This comprehensive course is the perfect first step into the world of investing

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Spencer Platt/Getty Jumping into the world of financial markets can be a daunting task. For anyone interested in taking a more …

Investing

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This Google manager has the best advice on time management

When it comes to managing our time, many of us would agree there’s room for improvement.<p>Jeremiah Dillon, Head of Product Marketing at Google Apps for …

Time Management

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio explains the process he uses to find ideal employees

If you take a job at Bridgewater Associates — the world's largest hedge fund, with $169 billion in assets — you're agreeing to abide by founder Ray Dalio's "Principles," a manual of 210 musings on management and character.<p>It serves as an introduction to the hedge fund's culture of "radical …

Gary Vaynerchuk

Why We All Have Haters, and Why I Respect Mine <br>🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏<br>Dear normal person who is busy as hell,<p>Hey. It’s me, Gary.<p>...<p>I know you don’t like …

Is $250,000 middle class? Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders think so

Just who qualifies as middle class has always been tough to pin down.<p>For Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, the middle class extends to those earning up to $250,000 a year. Both have used that figure as the dividing line, raising taxes on those with higher incomes as part of their campaigns to …

Republican senator reads hilarious 'mean tweets' from Donald Trump supporters

Sasse publicly stated his opposition to Donald Trump's presidential campaign last month and received some online blowback as a result.<p>In the video, Sasse read some tweets criticizing him — typos and all.<p>"Ben Sasse is a joke looking for a punchline, why a maroon!" Sasse said.<p>"Ben Sasse, can anyone …

Grant Cardone: 6 Commitments You Must Make to Be Successful

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re an avid reader, listener and viewer of business content, you’re probably familiar with multimillionaire Grant Cardone. If not, he’s on a mission to change that.<p>As a successful car salesman, Cardone systemized how he sold cars …

Self-improvement

Meet the 29-Year-Old Disruptor Turning the Senior Care Industry on Its Head

<i>This profile is part of “The Fortune Entrepreneurs” list. See the full package here.</i><p>Don’t let Josh Bruno’s charming smile and young age fool you. He …

6 Bad Mental Habits That Sabotage Your Success

Your mind can be your biggest asset or your worst enemy.<p>Your thoughts not only affect your emotional state, but also influence your behavior. When you think positively, you'll likely feel better and perform better. When you think negatively, your despair will be reflected in how you feel and behave.<p>…

53 Brilliant 'Shark Tank' Quotes to Inspire You

Want to rise above the rest? Listen to what the Sharks have to say.<p>What does it take to succeed? Just ask the Sharks.<p>These quotes from the hosts of the world-famous show offer some keen insight into starting a company, figuring out how to innovative, and rising above the pack.<p>1. "A goal without a …

Online Courses - Anytime, Anywhere

Udemy for Business<p>Get your team access to Udemy’s top 2,500 courses anytime, anywhere. Try Udemy for Business<p>Teach on Udemy<p>Turn what you know into an …

5 years of studying the wealthy taught me most people misunderstand what it's like to get rich

It gives the average Jane or Joe hope. Who can forget the publicity received by some of these overnight success stories?<p>• Justin Bieber in 2007, when his You Tube videos suddenly caught the attention of some powerful individuals in the music industry.<p>• Joe Namath in 1968, when he led the Jets in …

Self-improvement

This Is Why You Can’t Afford a House

The rising cost of housing is one of the greatest burdens on the American middle class. So why hasn’t it become a key issue in the presidential …

Why hiring a COO was the best thing I did for my business

As any entrepreneur will tell you, one of the biggest challenges in growing a business is knowing which responsibilities of the business to hand off. Even more difficult is knowing <i>when</i> to hand them off. In order for the business to grow, this handoff has to happen, but if you don’t execute it …

LinkedIn just bought the recruiting startup Connectifier

LinkedIn announced on Thursday in its earnings statement that it has acquired Connectifier, a startup with technology for helping recruiters find talent.<p>Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.<p>"The acquisition of Connectifier, announced this afternoon, will further strengthen our core products and …

Startups

If You’re Not Collecting Productivity Data, You’ll Never Succeed at Work

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>Counting calories and steps may be terrific for improving personal health. But what counts most in promoting professional success? Quantifying the “business self” is an essential precursor for enterprise networks that empower people to manage their strengths and …

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

Here's Why the 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The 8-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as …

Time Management

12 Over-the-Top Amenities at the World's Best Hotels

We'll have what they're having.<p>When you're on a dream vacation, it's not unheard-of to expect majorly luxurious perks. While investigating some of the world's most premiere destinations, we discovered some serious cutting-edge amenities, too. Get ready to start daydreaming.

Anyone can use the '20-Minute Rule' I learned from 5 years of studying rich people

In other words, don't put your ladder on someone else's wall. Pursue your own dreams. Not those of your parents, teachers, or some other significant influence in your life.<p>In order to make that ideal life a reality, you need to follow a process:<p>1. <b>Define each specific dream</b> that is part of your …

Self-improvement

Satya Nadella uses this app to run Microsoft — and now it will reach more people than ever

Power BI was the first product Microsoft released after CEO Satya Nadella took the reins last year, and he's repeatedly pointed to data management and analysis as a major focus area for the company.<p>Today, that focus accelerates with the announcement of a new feature that lets customers embed Power …

Power BI