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The 10 Best New-Age Business Ideas You Haven't Heard About Yet

Creating the company of your dreams often begins with learning more about something completely new to you.<p>Serial entrepreneur, mentor, advisor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You don’t have to over-utilize iPads and smartphones to …

Education Technology

10 Ways to Be More Mindful at Work

fatumwr/Adobe StockMindfulness may seem like a great idea, but how do you become more mindful in the context of a busy work day? You may have emails, …

Mindfulness

The Big Mistake Most Managers Make

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

Retirement roadmap

From your 20s and on, here are some steps to consider on your road to retirement.<p>Key takeaways<p>In your twenties and thirties, it's important to set …

4 Easy Habits of Unforgettable Leaders | Inc.com

If you remember nothing from this article, remember this: Fortune favors the bold. Whenever I coach clients--be they executives, celebrities, athletes, or companies--the problem is usually the same: stagnation based on fear.<p>Companies that have plateaued are often eerily similar to actors whose …

Leadership

You Need This DIY Murphy Bar in Your Life ASAP

Ladies and Gentlemen: Welcome to one of my favorite projects of all time — the wall-mounted murphy bar. There are so many reasons why I love this project. Small-space living is real, and this bar is the perfect solution. This DIY bar can be used for cocktail hour or a craft desk space. Plus, it’s …

Woodworking

How Biofeedback Testing Can Help You Lift More Weights and Prevent Injuries | Men's Health

Sure, doing exercises with horrendous form will probably get you injured. However, I’ve also seen many people do moves “sort of wrong” for years and not suffer any consequences. And I’ve seen people—even coaches and trainers—perform movements with textbook form and <i>still</i> get hurt.<p>There is even an …

401(k)s and estates: what you need to know

Taxes can have a big impact as you pass on your 401(k).<p>Key takeaways<p>Keep your 401(k) beneficiary designations current.<br>• Understand how inherited …

Retirement

14 Great Reasons to Start Your Own Business Today

It may seem easy to think of reasons not to start your business -- but here are plenty of reasons why you should.<p>Thinking about starting a business, but just aren't sure you're ready?<p>You <i>are</i> ready.<p>Here's why.<p><b>1. You do have the money.</b><p>As Growthink founder Dave Lavinsky says, being an entrepreneur is …

Self-improvement

The Jump Rope Workout That Challenges Your Calves, Cardio, and Coordination | Men's Health

To see how to perform the workout, and to receive bonus jumping rope tips from Gaddour, watch the video above.<p>How to do it: Start a timer. Jump on two legs for 10 rotations, on your left leg for 10 rotations, and then on your right leg for 10 rotations. Immediately repeat the process, but only …

21 Awesome Places to Learn Critical Skills That Will Change Your Life | Inc.com

We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal and professional, say researchers. It makes communities more productive and …

Learning

How Earning $100, $500 or $1,000/month With a Small Business Can Change Your Life

Everyone wants to be rich. Big homes, fast cars, exotic trips - what’s not to like?There’s no harm in dreaming big, but setting unrealistic goals for …

Personal Finance

10 Powerful Habits Of The Ultra Successful

Self-improvement

5 Ways To Simplify Starting Your Own Business

Many individuals that have always wanted to start a business never do it. This is because the whole business startup process normally overwhelms …

Small Business

8 Learning Principles Enhance Entrepreneur Survival

Aspiring entrepreneurs who rely only on traditional learning vehicles (teachers, classrooms, and risk-free practice) are doomed to failure in founding a startup today. Either they are never really ready to start, study an opportunity until it has passed, or fail with tools and techniques from a …

Entrepreneurship

The freewheeling fun of jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery's live concerts

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Electric Guitar
Dining Rooms

23 Battle-Tested Leadership Quotes That Can Transform Your Life | Inc.com

While we remember those who served in the armed forces, it is also important to reflect on the lessons those soldiers learned. No other setting that can drive fear and summon courage like battle. Top commanding officers have to bring their troops through something no completely sane human would …

Leadership

Entrepreneurs: Don't Write A Check Your Reputation Can't Cash

I have to say I am sick of hearing people talk about personal branding. Let’s not think of it as a brand, let’s understand it as your reputation. That reputation plays heavily into your success as an entrepreneur, particularly at securing other people’s money. And a reputation isn’t something …

Entrepreneurship

9 Things Rich People Choose To Do That Poor People Don’t

The richest 1% of the world currently control 48% of the world’s wealth.The top 80 wealthiest people in the world control approximately $1.9 …

Self-improvement

The 10 things people need to fall in love

Psychologists have identified ten factors that can generally explain why we fall in love with someone, according to Elizabeth Phillips, a Ph.D. student in applied experimental and human factors psychology at the University of Central Florida.<p>Phillips gave a talk at the Nerd Night Global Festival …

Relationships

Starting up after graduation? 4 important things to consider

No matter how many times you may have been told otherwise, having a business plan is always a good idea

7 Strategies That Can Propel Your Success To A New Level

A great Shakespeare play once said that successful people are either born that way, forced into their attainment, or work hard to quickly rise …

Motivation

Nine Powerful Life Lessons From Studying With A Monk

By Robert Piper, Thanks to Body Mind Soul Spirit.<p>When I was 18 years old, I suffered from anxiety and stomach problems. A compassionate physician and …

Meditation

11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge—there are only 24 hours in a day. Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>Time is really the only capital …

Time Management

5 simple bedtime rituals that will make your mornings so much easier

With all the hype on what successful people do in the first few hours of their days, it's no wonder that we're associating mornings more and more …