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John Williams named to take over key New York Fed president post

John Williams will move from one coast to the other and take on the pivotal New York Federal Reserve president's position, the central bank announced …

Economics

Scientists Have Discovered a New Organ in the Human Body

It’s not a second stomach or a mini-brain. But scientists have discovered an important new organ that may play a critical role in how many tissues …

10 “Notes to Self” We Need to Read 10 Times a Day Until They Sink In

<i>Happiness doesn’t start with a relationship, a vacation, a job, or money. It starts with our thinking and what you tell ourselves every day.</i>The best …

Happiness

The 12 key principles of financial success in today's world

Whenever a person makes a thoughtful decision, it's usually based heavily on a set of internal principles, whether that person can spell out those principles or not.<p>Principles are simply sets of internal rules that you live by. They're usually just a reflection of the things that you value, …

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

5 Attributes of the Super Successful

Everyone can develop the skills of the very successful.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>During my …

Want to Transform Your Organization? Here's Your Roadmap. | Inc.com

When human resources executive Chris Buhl took the HR helm in North America for Kuehne + Nagel, a leading global logistics company with nearly 70,000 employees in more than 100 countries, he walked in with one big question: How open was the company to the large-scale changes he hoped to lead? When …

Customer Service

10 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy to Pay the Bills

I like making money in the stock market. But I <i>love</i> dividends. You see, the problem with capital gains is that in order to actually enjoy them, you …

5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't

Nearly everybody just trying to keep their startup solvent skimps on branding and all of them would be better off it they didn't.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I started my etiquette business 20 years ago, I hired a college student named Ed to design my logo and …

10 things you should do for your self-esteem every day

Simple yet effective strategies for feeling better about yourself<p>Developing good self-esteem is a bit like building physical fitness. It doesn't …

Self-help

25 Dividend Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

iStock<p>Finding a company with a long track record of consistent dividend payments is only part of the winning formula for investing in dividend …

3 Ways to Attract a Millionaire Mentor

Flattery, done right, can get you far.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you want to be a millionaire? You’re reading <i>Entrepreneur</i>, so I’m assuming that’s on your bucket list. To get there you’ve got to build your business and your network. Almost none of us get there …

How to Transform Your Idea Into a Reality Today | Inc.com

If you're an ideas person like me, you likely come up with great ideas for businesses on the fly. You know, the kind that solves a problem that exists in the world, or that you think will fill a need that is currently going unmet.<p>You might get these ideas by the dozen--in the moments before you …

Entrepreneurship

How I Set Aside Two Days Each Week To Work On Just One Thing

You already know about time “batching,” but when those batch periods slide all over your schedule, they aren’t much good to you.<p>My company recently surveyed more than 350 U.S. business owners on the biggest time-wasters in their workdays. The results weren’t much of a shock, with email coming up on …

5 Nuggets of Advice Given to Me by Billionaires

The richest people on the planet seem more interested in meeting a challenge than accumulating redundant wealth.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone wants to know what the super-rich did to be successful. Millionaires give some great advice, but for me, billionaires …

Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

Mindfulness

Why You Should Date Someone Who Isn’t Your Type

Sometimes Mr. or Ms. Wrong can actually be very right<p>Throughout my misadventures as a serial dater and love seeker, I’ve developed a taste for a certain type. And while it might not have been intentional, if I were to put my last four lovers in a police lineup, it’d be hard for strangers to tell …

8 Types of Trips You Should Take Before You Die

What type of traveler are you? Do you love to roam through a new place with little more than a compass and a backpack or do you prefer the five-star …

25 Travel Adventures That'll Give You Serious Wanderlust

<i>Also posted on</i> BecomingBrilliance.com<p>Once you’ve been bit by the travel bug, there’s no turning back. Traveling shapes and enriches you, allowing you to learn about yourself and the world around you. And while an international excursion is an experience of a lifetime, there's beauty within …

How to Become a Better Person in 7 Days

January is rife with talk of becoming a better version of yourself, but the discussion usually focuses on the 12 months ahead. The issue with this …

10 Amazingly Cheap Destinations You Should Travel to in 2017

Then you’ll want to keep an eye out for those bargain destinations! The countries listed here are all among the cheapest places to travel, offering …

Asia Travel

12 Great Places to Go in 2017—and How to Do Them on a Budget

Scotland

From Steve Jobs to Winston Churchill: 9 life lessons from history's most successful people

We all need a little inspiration and motivation sometimes.<p>If you want to achieve your goals, who better to look to than some of the most successful …

A Stanford University psychologist’s elegant three-step method for creating new habits

If you hate the monotony of running on the treadmill, but drag yourself to the cardio room daily, believing self-torture will eventually become a habit—that’s not heroic; it’s bad design.<p>According to B.J. Fogg, a psychologist and researcher at Stanford University who has studied behavior change for …

Stanford University

We dedicated a year to self-improvement: here’s what it taught us

On 1 January last year we began a new research project called “Optimised”. We had published a book called The Wellness Syndrome the year before, questioning the growing pressure to become fitter, smarter and more productive. While sympathising with the desire for self-improvement, we were concerned …

Weightlifting

8 ways to be happier in your relationship this year

It could be that you bickered over which presidential candidate to support. It could be that one of you was working long hours and left the other person feeling neglected.<p>Or, it could simply be that you've been together a long time now, and the spark has seemingly faded.<p>The good news: It's possible …

Wall Street

11 Unbreakable Rules EVERYONE Should Follow in a Relationship

If there was ever a relationship bible, it would include the most crucial rules all couples should abide by with no exception. Although one doesn't exist, we've got the next best thing for you to refer to. A healthy and happy relationship is one that never forgets the fundamentals. These guidelines …

Alvin

24 of the Most Powerful Life Lessons | Inc.com

How you approach life says a lot about who you are.<p>There are some who are content to passively coast through, hoping they land where they need to be and know what to do when the time comes.<p>Then there are others, who make active choices to understand who they are and what they want, and set the …

Motivation

6 Meditation and Mindfulness Apps That Will Help You Feel More Zen This Year

Ways to be that well-adjusted person.<p>If you've ever wondered how that impossibly calm, resourceful colleague or friend keeps a level head under pressure—while juggling a full schedule and not pitching a fit about it—chances are she's already up to speed on mindfulness and daily meditation exercises.<p>…

Stock markets: the Guardian's share tips for 2017

After the political shocks of 2016 resulted in a surprise price boost, our team dust off their crystal ball to analyse the year ahead<p>There was a school of thought that said 2016 should have been put out of its misery well before 31 December rolled around.<p>A parade of much-liked people dying and a …

Stock Markets