Robert Dover

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Be Happier: Simplify Your Life by Removing These 9 Things

You'll be so much happier without the clutter in your life. Surprisingly, many things add up to clutter your life & mind unbeknownst to you.

It’s Time for Leaders to Stop Dragging Everyone to So Many Meetings

<i>The Fortune 500 Insiders Network is an online community where top executives from the Fortune 500 share ideas and offer leadership advice with</i> …

9 Common Foods You Should Almost Never Eat

Diet soda has been used to replace original syrupy recipes in effort to lose weight while still satisfying the craving for caffeine and bubbles. …

Excel Webinars • My Online Training Hub

Which Free Webinar Would You Like To Watch?<p>Creating Excel Dashboards<p>Learn to build this interactive Excel Dashboard, that you can update in less than …

Cutting Down on Sodium: 6 Alternatives to Salt

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued guidance to reduce sodium in packaged and processed food products. While sodium is essential …

Food

The SEC approved IEX’s bid to be a new US stock exchange and fight high-frequency traders

Beginning in late August, US brokers will have a new, and quite different, choice for making their trades. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) today voted to allow Investor’s Exchange (IEX) to operate as a public stock exchange. It will be the first public exchange to employ techniques …

Rising Inventories Pose A Threat To Businesses And The Economy

Inventories are rising—and that’s scary. After a very long-run trend of leaner inventories, companies are now holding significantly more than they did just four years ago. Excess inventories are an easy way to go bankrupt, so this movement deserves attention.<p>At the end of 2011, companies held $1.26 …

How to Be More Productive With Limited Resources

<i>“As you grow in this business you learn to do more with less.”</i> Actor Morgan Freeman may have been talking about his profession when he said that, but …

What's behind the global stock market selloff?

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years.<p>Investors are fleeing stocks and running to safe-havens like bonds and gold, driven by concerns about economic growth the effectiveness of central banks' policies.<p>At the same time, tumbling energy prices are upending …

6 Natural Ways to Reduce Blood Pressure

A trip to the doctor for a chat about your high blood pressure will probably result in a prescription for blood pressure tablets, but whilst …

Gratitude: A Key for Personal Happiness and Business Health | Inc.com

Stoic philosopher Epictetus once wrote, "He is a man of sense who does not grieve for what he has not, but rejoices for what he has."<p>If you want to be truly healthy and happy you can choose to give thanks each day, much as you might inculcate meditation or exercise into your routine. This is not …

Happiness

3 Ways to Take Your Health And Happiness Back After Losing Them

Life has a way of passing us by at what feels like the speed of light.<p>The older you get, the more quickly it seems to move. Before you know it, another day, week, month and year has gone by, and when this realization hits you, you can't help but wonder:<p><i>"What have I got to show for it?"</i><p><i>"What have I</i> …

Listening Is an Art, and Mastering it Will Make You a Great Leader

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Wise businesspeople and leaders listen carefully. They listen to their peers, they listen to their staffs and they listen to their friends and family.<p>Carefully listening is especially important during business meetings. Many managers and …

I read more than 100 books a year — here's how you can, too

We all hear about about how Bill Gates and Ben Carson would stay home and read books relentlessly.<p>Reading may not be an easy habit to develop, but it's one that can help you expand your business.<p>When I first started reading at the age of 21, I would read very slowly and I wasn't getting the most …

5 signs you're overworked — and what to do about it

The more dedicated you are, the more solid your standing with your boss and employer.<p>Add to the mix never-ending, pervasive technology and a gadget-centric world that cannot disconnect, and you have the makings for a very un-relaxed society.<p>Did you stay home this summer? In a recent Allianz survey, …