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130 Inspirational Quotes About Taxes

In this world, nothing is certain except death, taxes and "inspirational quote" posts on Inc.com<p><i>Adam Smith:</i> "Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being …

Income Inequality

The Deconstruction of the K-12 Teacher

When kids can get their lessons from the Internet, what's left for classroom instructors to do?<p>Whenever a college student asks me, a veteran high-school English educator, about the prospects of becoming a public-school teacher, I never think it’s enough to say that the role is shifting from …

Teaching

A Former FBI Agent Reveals the Secrets of Persuasion

If you think it's all about force, then think again.<p>I spent 20 years as an FBI Special Agent trying to get people to confess their crimes. I learned over the years that suspects more readily confess to people they like, and, as with most people, suspects do not want to be told what to do or think. …

Self-improvement

NYC Police Union Chief Blames Mayor, Protesters For Police Killings

After the murder of two NYPD officers on Saturday, the outspoken head of the city's primary police union blamed protesters and Mayor Bill de Blasio for the deaths of Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos.<p>"There's blood on many hands tonight," NYC Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association president Pat …

20 Black Angels Worth Knowing For Minority Startups

Daymond John helped revolutionize urban fashion in the 1990s as founder, president, and CEO of FUBU (“For Us, By Us”). He guided the iconic brand …

Venture Capital

Judge rebukes ATF over treatment of agent who infiltrated Hells Angels

A federal judge on Tuesday gave another black eye to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, issuing a scathing rebuke of the agency's handling of the career and security of one of its own -- celebrated undercover agent Jay Dobyns, who infiltrated the notorious Hells Angels.<p>After a …

Income Inequality

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DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

Alternative Medicine

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Lifestyle > Habits<p>Next Article<p>Why the Habits of Highly Successful People Are Just a Myth<p>Next Article<p>James Clear<p>Writer, Entrepreneur and Behavior Science Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It …

Harvard Medical School
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Adam Silver gives Donald Sterling lifetime ban, will try to force sale

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has banned Donald Sterling from the NBA and the Los Angeles Clippers for life, and will try to force sale with vote of …

Basketball

How Should An 18-Year-Old Get Started In Investing?

<i>Answer by Cinjon Resnick on Quora,</i><p>I was in a similar position once. Here’s what I did:<p>Read <i>The Intelligent Investor</i> by Benjamin Graham. This is your go to and will give you a good frame for how to think about investing (like an owner) and how to think about the markets. Graham is considered the …

ANOTHER university stops students from handing out Constitution

Two students are suing the University of Hawaii for violating their First Amendment rights after administrator prevented them from distributing …

The Lyrical Portfolios Of Hip-Hop's Wealthiest Artists

From Beats by Dre to Roc Nation Sports, the portfolios of the Forbes Five include a diverse range of investments. Birdman, Jay Z and Diddy have sought profits in liquor while every member retains some income through music and label activities. But what would these artists’ portfolios look like if …

Fresh Air Sells for $860 a Jar in China

A Beijing artist has decided to auction off a jar of fresh air from a business trip to southern France, as a form of artistic protest against his …

The Tragedy Of Harmful Acts Of Conscience

This 3-part series on moral leadership began with lessons learned from effective acts of conscience. Next came a story of potential energy and leadership opportunity present in absent acts of conscience. Now, in the final installment, I want to explore a well-intentioned act of conscience—something …

Warren Buffett's Secret Sauce

Warren Buffett knows more about investing than a room full of celebrity chefs know about cooking. But he has secret sauce that has worked for him over the course of a half century that he’s not entirely sharing.<p>In a recent Fortune blog, the oracle of Omaha shared some of his advice on long-term …

76ers Star Rookie Point Guard Won't Be Able To Spend Any Of His Salary For 3 Years

Carter-Williams is having the salary for his first three years in the NBA deposited directly into a trust that he cannot touch for three years according to Keith Pompey of <i>Philly.com</i>.<p>Carter-Williams, who was the 11th pick of this year's draft, signed a 2-year, $4.5 million contract and will make …

Basketball

The 20 Young Power Women In Africa 2013

This generation of young African women is the most ambitious yet. They are eager to build industries, reform societies, save lives, rewrite history, and transform the continent.<p>Our annual “20 Young Power African Women” list illuminates the brightest stars and Africa’s most outstanding female game …

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor Portable Power Pack F-REACTOR-OR B&H

The orange <b>Hydrogen Reactor Portable Power Pack</b> from <b>Brunton</b> produces up to 2 Amps of portable power and never needs charging. The self-contained unit …

'Do What You Love,' Or 'Love What You Do' -- Which One Is The Myth?

Many talented people second-guess themselves every morning as they get ready for work. They wonder if they’re annoying the gods by not showing enough courage to step out and “do what they really love.”<p>I’ve written a few times about how such people should stop beating themselves up. Just because …

How To Bloom Where You're Planted In 2014

Instead of finding a new job, you may well be able to bloom where you’re planted in the coming year. (Photo credit: Ian Muttoo)“Bloom where you are planted.” –Saint Francis de Sales, Bishop of Geneva (1567-1622)<p>A new year approaches. And you’re restless. You feel under-appreciated, under-paid and …

365 Ways To Get Rich

<b>From the Forbes 2014 Investment Guide, wealth building tips to last you through the year. (For more detailed advice, click on the link in each tip.)</b><p>#1<br>Sir John Templeton: “Invest at the point of maximum pessimism.”<p>#2<br>Don’t mistake a low P/E ratio for a value stock.<p>#3 <br>Benjamin Graham: “Patience is the …

21 Quotes From Henry Ford On Business, Leadership And Life

I knew, before starting to write this post, what we all know about Henry Ford: founder of Ford MotorCompany, seminal proponent of mass production in the form of the assembly line, creator of the Model T and author of the tart line, “you can have it in any color you want, as long as it is black.” …