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5 Money Mistakes You're Probably Making Now

Are you making these common money mistakes? Find out here.<p>Managing your money can feel stressful and complicated, especially since it's important to …

Stanford professor explains how to deal with ‘a**holes’

How do you deal with someone who grinds your gears?<p>A Stanford professor has spent more than a decade researching “a**hole behaviour" and has come up …

Psychology

Low-tech air conditioner uses terracotta tubes & water to naturally cool down air

Terracotta has been around for a long time. Though we use the Italian word (literally meaning "baked earth") for it, its use dates back to ancient …

New Delhi

How to Gamify Your Life to Quickly Accomplish Big Goals

Is your life a video game, filled with challenging quests and new adventures?<p>Is your life a video game, filled with challenging quests and new adventures?<p>Or has your life become somewhat stale?<p>As most people get older, they lose their childhood sense of wonderment and openness. Most people stop …

Self-improvement

10 Actions All Successful Leaders Avoid to Maximize Efficiency

Lead by example, not empty words<p>The energy you bring to each moment is your most valuable asset, because it empowers you to make the most out of your time. Knowing that your time on earth is limited, but being unaware of how much time you have, places much more value on being able to discern the …

Self-help

Oil, gas, and coal industries get a shocking amount of funding from the US government, a new report shows

The report, released July 5, is the product of research conducted by Oil Change International, Friends of the Earth, the Sierra Club, and the World Wildlife Fund's European Policy Office. Their goal was to parse out the amount of public financing — defined as grants, equity, loans, guarantees, and …

World Wildlife Fund

Coding Is An Overrated Skill: Here's What You Really Need To Know

Essential lessons from the founders of WeWork, ClassPass, Hint and Quest<p>There's a myth floating around Silicon Valley that you need to be able to code to run a successful company. And it's duped us all. The companies we aspire to start are tech-based, overnight unicorns that fundamentally disrupt …

Business Strategy

What is the Impact of Blockchain on the Economy?

Blockchain, a type ledger technology, has been under intense study for the last year by Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research …

4 Myths About Innovation That "Gurus" Love To Tell

The only "right way" to innovate is to solve a problem that people care about<p>Go to any innovation conference and you're sure to be amazed. Someone will stand up on stage and show you how to unleash creativity in your organization, develop pathbreaking products and run circles around your …

Innovation

6 rituals that ancient wise men used to stay calm

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Self-help

3 Stocks That Feel Like Microsoft in 1986

These three promising businesses could be poised to offer life-changing gains for investors.<p>There are few stocks that have created fortunes as …

10 signs you'll never be rich

Contrary to popular belief, "everyone has the same opportunity to acquire wealth," says Steve Siebold, a self-made millionaire.<p>But not everyone seizes the opportunity.<p>To find out if you're doing all that it takes to set yourself up for a rich future, we've rounded up 10 signs that you're <i>not</i> on the …

Self-improvement

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

Self-improvement

Bruce Lee’s Previously Undiscovered Writings on How to Live a Fulfilling and Successful Life

Bruce Lee was much more than a martial arts expert and movie star. He was also a Zen philosopher, and some consider him one of the most influential …

Meditation

5 Lies Your Banker May Tell You

It would be nice to be able to trust your banker, but in reality, that's not always an option.<p>The Wells Fargo fake account scandal that erupted in …

Finance

Calls for 'airport-style' searches of students before exams following Telegraph investigation

Students should be subject to "intrusive" airport-style searches before sitting exams, MPs and university bosses have said, amid fears a growing number are using tiny in-ear devices to cheat the system.<p>It comes after official data revealed for the first time that "cheat tech" is on the rise, as …

Here's How Amazon's Jeff Bezos Makes Great Decisions, Super Fast

"High velocity, high quality" decisions are possible even at a massive company.<p>Amazon is a remarkable company. It's no surprise that it was built by a remarkable mind.<p>The brilliance, philosophy, and quirks of founder and CEO Jeff Bezos are deeply baked into Amazon, which is what makes his …

Jeff Bezos

10 super-successful people share the toughest sacrifices they made to achieve their goals

But real success is never without sacrifice, and in this article, they share some of what is required to make dreams a reality.

Entrepreneurship

10 Mental Habits That Will Make You Much Smarter, According to an MIT Neuroscientist

Intelligence is more than just IQ. Unfortunately in school we thought that if we weren’t good at Maths or English then we weren’t considered …

Self-improvement

This Founder Believes He Found the Answer for Burnout

GitHub co-founder Chris Wanstrath says that switching up a routine is a surefire way to get inspired.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s “20 Questions” series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a</i> …

Entrepreneurship

12 Important Career Lessons Most People Learn Too Late in Life

Here are the 12 best career lessons everyone should take to heart early in their careers.<p>If there's one thing we all have in common, it's that we all make mistakes along the way (and hopefully learn valuable lessons from them). But if you're smart, you'll learn as much as possible from the mistakes …

Self-improvement

Yes, grocery stores are tricking you into spending more money

And you might realize many businesses are collecting personal data to help target you with advertising and more.<p>Yet the mind games don't stop there. Even in your most quotidian activities, companies find small ways to squeeze out more profits — from <i>your</i> wallet.<p>The grocery store is a hotspot where …

eCommerce

5 Reasons Why Nobody Cares About Your Big Idea

A great idea poorly sold is called failure.<p>Author of<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship is about big ideas, but the problem that most entrepreneurs face is that there is always someone else around the corner with a bigger idea. The good news is that you …

Marketing

Why I taught myself to code – and why you should too

Our computer education is lagging far behind society’s needs. I took matters into my own hands by teaching myself to code<p>I was born in 1999, around the peak of the dotcom bubble. But like most other young people out there, by the time I got to secondary school, my ICT lessons still just consisted …

4 Ways to Start a Business With No Money

<i>May 25, 2015</i><p>A lot of entrepreneurs get caught up on the old cliche -- "you <i>need</i> money to <i>make</i> money."<p>Thanks to the "lean startup" paradigm, much of …

Small Business

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

7 Things to Do Before a Business Meeting (and After You Leave)

Your mastery of face-to-face communication could spell the difference between winning a client or walking away empty-handed.<p><i>By Jason Parks, owner of The Media Captain.</i><p>As a small business owner, I'm constantly driving to meetings to grow my digital marketing agency (and if it weren't for my GPS, I'm …

Productivity

7 Simple Hacks That Will Radically Improve Your Productivity

Detach from technology, and you'll be amazed what you can accomplish.<p>CEO of Euclid Analytics<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just nine percent of us are successful in following through on New Year’s resolutions. That low number suggests that maybe, just maybe, creating a …

Productivity

Want to be a Revered Leader? Here's How the 25 Most Admired CEOs Win the Hearts of Their Employees

America's 25 most admired CEOs have earned the respect of their people. Here's how you can too.<p>Glassdoor recently released a listing of the highest ranked US CEOs based on employee feedback. And while every CEO in this group has their warts, this prestigious group has managed to be human while …

Leadership

10 Money Habits That Will Help You Get Serious About Prosperity

Take your financial life to the next level through actions like seeking new income sources, making debts your priority and separating friendship from business.<p>Entrepreneur and Online Marketing Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The power of habit can be quite …

Personal Finance