There's no getting around the fact that successful people are readers. It's because they know how important it is to learn from others, keep themselves sharp and stay informed on trending schools of thought.
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Around 10 A.M. on Friday, September 15, 2017, Ginger Chase-Watkins called the Old Town Bike Shop in Colorado Springs looking for her husband, Tim Watkins. She hadn’t heard from him in more than 24 hours.
For more than fifty years, he’s traveled deep into the heart of America. But with his new Netflix special—a film of his intense, powerful one-man show on Broadway—Bruce Springsteen reveals that his bravest
If you haven’t heard, universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses.
When an investing student asked billionaire Warren Buffett for his key to success, he didn't point to his thrifty lifestyle, investing strategy or peer network; he pointed to a stack of books. "Read 500
Imagine your office is wherever you want it to be. When your alarm rings in the morning, you don’t need to rush. You actually have time to check your emails over a homemade breakfast, instead of a morning
A personal trainer with more than 20 years of experience on the diet explains the pros and cons. Intermittent fasting is very popular these days, but I started using it years ago almost by accident. In
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Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.' Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. My journey began when I was an 18-year-old college
If you feel like you want to binge on some Netflix documentaries but broaden your knowledge of politics at the same time, we've got you covered. Netflix has an array of political documentary shows and
These inspirational books can change your life if you let them. Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical
Because nonfiction is often sometimes more terrifying and unsettling For every suspense novel that shocks and awes readers, there are real life stories that make fiction seem tame and predictable. True
While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which when
Thanks to your smartphone, it's never been easier to start saving (and making) money for the future. The holidays are over. If you’re lucky, you got some extra cash to make those awkward encounters around
Rolex watches seized from drug lords. Homes confiscated from tax cheats. Blackhawk helicopters the military no longer needs. The federal government is auctioning off all this — and more. The "more" often
Apple has increased its trade-in values for a bunch of old Mac models. Machines released in 2009 and later could now earn you up to $2,500. That’s a generous $1,000 more than the previous limit. If you
Pack this handy piece of equipment the next time you're headed out of town If you're not using resistance bands in your current training program you are missing out. They come in a variety of lengths,
The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention. For this list, I have
Want to become a better investor? Strategize like George Washington? Get rich by playing dead? We give you the bottom line on 13 books for summer 2017 — no matter your sunniest ambition. 1. Black Edge