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The One Investment Warren Buffet Says Will Change Your Life (And It's Not A Stock)

In an essay celebrating Forbes’ 100-year anniversary, billionaire Warren Buffett says there is one investment that “supersedes” all others: Invest in yourself. “Address whatever you feel your weaknesses are, and do it now,” Buffett writes.<p>Buffett goes on to reveal his weakness—he was terrified of …

Warren Buffett

Top 5 Ways to Go Into Business for Yourself

Research your target, time it right and then it's all about follow through.<p>Business makes the world go around. You can either work for one or make your own. I’ve always believed that it’s better to control your own destiny, though.<p>The way I look at going into business for yourself is like choosing …

9 Signs You Are Genuinely Confident, Without Seeming Cocky at All

The best confidence is quiet confidence. Here's how to know if you have real confidence -- and if not, how you can develop it.<p>Like most people's, my confidence level ebbs and flows. I'm what I call situationally confident. Depending on the setting, sometimes I'm extremely assured. Other times I'm …

Self-improvement

31 Digital Tools Entrepreneurs Say They Can't Live Without

What tools do CEOs actually use every day?<p>Today there are too many tools to choose from, which got me wondering, what tools do CEOs actually use every day? What tools could they not live without?<p>I've interviewed over 700 CEOs as part of my podcast, <i>The Top Entrepreneurs</i>, and have summarized the top …

15 Quotes to Give You Instant Inspiration in Business and Life

Sometimes, you just need the right words to help motivate you each day.<p>Never underestimate the power an inspirational quote has to lift you up! Inspiration can push you further, help you through a time when you're struggling, or simply help put things in perspective and remind you what you're …

Motivation

13 Undeniable Ways to Get Sh*t Done

How you spend your time could be the difference between dreaming about the life you want and actually getting it. Big or small, you should push …

5 Secrets to Unlocking Self-Discipline You Didn't Know You Had

Make a new habit stick by keeping it simple.<p><i>What is the secret to self-discipline? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur in Silicon Valley,</b> …

Self-improvement
Happiness

Feeling Stuck in Life? Try Doing This

Life can be overwhelming at times and at times, it can be quite easy to feel stuck and completely hopeless. When you do, try doing this.<p>You know what's interesting? Back in the tail end of 2011, all I wanted to do was get my ex back.<p>But I don't even know why because she was so verbally abusive. She …

Here Are All the Ways You Can Fund Your Startup

<i>The following is an excerpt from Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker’s new book</i> The Purpose Is Profit <i>(</i><i>Greenleaf Book Group Press, 2016</i><i>), which recounts</i> …

How to Make Your Mark on the World

Want to make an impact? Start with these 3 steps.<p>A lot of people end up being successful.<p>And some of those successful people end up being rich.<p>But very few people actually make their mark on the world and leave us all better off for having known them.<p>We need more of those people.<p>Here's advice on …

8 Easy Ways to Learn a Little Bit Every Day

Small bits of knowledge add up to much greater wisdom. And, yes, you do have enough time.<p>As my fellow Inc.com columnist Michael Simmons has pointed out, all incredibly successful people share one common trait: They're constantly learning.<p>Elon Musk, Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and …

7 Powerful Signs You're More Successful Than You Think

Now and then you have to take a step back and appreciate what you've accomplished. Here's to you.<p>Success means different things to different people.<p>For many, accumulating wealth or power are definitive signs of success. For you, it may be as simple (or complex) as being happy.<p>And although an …

13 Inspiring Things Successful People Do to Be Extra Productive

Shown Above: Colonel Harland Sanders, Founder of KFC restaurant chain<p><i>This column is by Larry Kim, Founder & CTO, WordStream</i><p>If only there were some …

How To Maximize Your Time To Achieve Sustained Success: An Interview With Ryan Hawk

As a journalist, I plan many nights for work—for writing—and, along with that, for learning, reflection and creative expression.<p>But what takes place is a derailment—a night spent scrolling Instagram, watching <i>The Walking Dead</i>, grabbing a pint of ice cream and heading to bed, which precedes waking up …

Self-improvement

5 Motivational Tricks to Help You Be More Productive

Getting started is the hardest part of any task.<p>Have you checked social media five times today, but failed to finish even a single real, work-related …

7 Ways to Create Spectacular Change in Your Life Immediately

See how to zap yourself into action and creative massive life changes immediately.<p>We often have huge aspirational goals that feel completely out of reach. Even if your ambitions feel a zillion miles away, though, there's good news.<p>It's often small changes you can make in your life today that will …

Not Into Early Workouts? This 10-Minute Morning Ritual Is All You Need

"Start your day right." "Your morning sets the tone for the rest of the day." "A proper morning routine will set you up for success."<p>You've likely …

Jim Carrey

3 Habits Crucial to Success in a Lifestyle Business

Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This year had felt like a fairytale in a way. As I’m writing this, I’m packing to head to consult at a company in Medellin. Colombia. The opportunities to create a successful …

Entrepreneurship

This Exercise Will Make You Much Smarter, Says Neuroscience

A recent study reveals the workout that's good for both your body and your brain.<p>We already know that exercise can help make us smarter, happier, and less stressed. But all exercise is not created equal. If you're a time-crunched entrepreneur, might you like to know which kind of exercise is most …

10 Simple Habits of Insanely Productive People

Surround yourself with inspiring, sharp, and positive people.<p><i>What are some uncommon ways to work smarter instead of harder? originally appeared on Quora --the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of</b> …

Mark Zuckerberg

How to Claim Independence and Free Yourself From Life's Burdens

Do you feel locked in and not in charge? Use these simple ways to take control and be free.<p>People often complain about being burdened. They feel oppressed by work, family, the government or even just the responsibility of living as a member of society. Some of this burden is health. It's gives …

Self-help

The 4 Mindsets That Will Make or Break Your Startup

President of Broadsuite<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If being an entrepreneur were as easy as simply coming up with a great idea, we’d all be entrepreneurs. But those of us who have logged long hours and sacrificed financial security for passion know that it takes …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

10 Morning Habits of Mentally Strong People

How you start your day determines how tough you really are.<p>You don't need to act physically tough to appear mentally strong.<p>A mindset that is mentally strong understands the importance of consistency and following a pattern to attain those goals that will mark them for success.<p>Our mornings are …

Self-help

5 Steps to Manifesting ANYTHING

By now, I’m sure you know all about the law of attraction. We manifest parking spaces and free coffee and are working on manifesting our millions. …

Spirituality

Top Success Lessons From The Best Personal Development Gurus

Hi, this is one of the best articles that you will have ever read in your entire life. Why? Because, it is filled with great words of wisdom that if …

Motivation

9 Affirmations the Most Successful People Repeat Each and Every Day

What you say is often what you do--especially if you say it to yourself.<p>A friend of mine is big on daily affirmations and positive self-talk. He spends a few minutes every morning looking in a mirror and repeating, "I'm great. I'm awesome. I'm a superstar."<p>He says his daily affirmations work for …

In an unruly Delhi suburb, a new bike-taxi service takes women home safely

Gurgaon—a commercial hub near Delhi—is home to offices of some of the world’s biggest companies, a large contingent of India’s leading corporations, and a swiftly growing set of startups. Yet, this city of more than 2 million people lacks a robust public transport infrastructure.<p>The Delhi and …

Transportation