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All the People Who've Made $10 Billion or More This Year

The individuals benefitting from the global surge in billionaires' wealth.<p>According to a new UBS/Pricewaterhousecoopers report, the world’s …

Jeff Bezos

7 mind-blowing facts about Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' $105 billion fortune

It's hard to overstate the immensity of a 12-figure fortune.<p>On Tuesday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who is already the richest person in the world, reached a $105 billion net worth.<p>In addition to founding the online retail behemoth, Bezos owns The Washington Post and an aerospace company, Blue …

6 Ways to Invest Your Time Like a World-Class Leader

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: what causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers and changemakers, while most …

Creativity

11 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

We've pointed out some of the best personal-finance books to read and podcasts to listen to.<p>If those didn't strike a chord or fit in to your busy …

9 Books That Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Warren Buffett Think You Should Read

With Christmas around the corner, why not ask for the gift of reading the same books billionaires read?<p>Bill Gates reads about 50 books every year, Mark Cuban reads three hours every day, Mark Zuckerberg resolved to read 24 books in a year, and Warren Buffett spends 80 percent of his day …

Bill Gates

How to Live Warren Buffett's Life in Its Entirety

Warren Buffett, the Oracle of Omaha, has made himself into a household name through legendary investing techniques that have amassed him a $77 …

Investing

How to Get Rich Using Warren Buffett's Favorite Stock Market Indicators

Since he began investing in stocks at age 11, Warren Buffett has amassed an impressive $77 billion net worth. Now that he's 87 years old, Buffett has …

Investing

The incredible story of Elon Musk: from getting bullied in school to the most interesting man in tech

What can't Elon Musk do?<p>As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Musk seems to be everywhere all at once, …

How I Became Conversationally Fluent in a Foreign Language in 17 Days

I set up a routine where I did the same things every day.<p><i>How do I quickly and efficiently learn a new language?</i> <i>originally appeared on</i> <i>Quora</i><i>, the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. You can follow Quora on</i> <i>Twitter</i><i>,</i> <i>Facebook</i><i>, and</i></i> …

Language Learning

5 Books You Need to Read This Fall If You Want to Be Mentally Tougher

The first step to improving yourself is to shed unnecessary mental fat and that starts with these mind-enriching books.<p>It's often said that you can only go as far as your mindset is properly equipped to transport you when chasing after business and health goals.<p>During my own personal journey of …

Self-improvement

How Warren Buffett's optimism has helped him succeed, according to psychology

"Optimism is a huge asset," Melinda Gates writes in this year's Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation annual letter addressed to Berkshire Hathaway CEO …

Self-improvement

Inside the daily routine of 87-year-old Warren Buffett, who loves McDonald's, spends 80% of his workday reading, and unwinds by playing the ukulele

Warren Buffett turned 87 Wednesday.<p>By now, it's probably safe to say Berkshire Hathaway chairman, who's said he has the diet of a 6-year-old and has no interest in getting to work before dawn, has settled on his optimal daily routine.<p>So what does an average day look like for Buffett, who Forbes …

Warren Buffett turns 87 on Wednesday — here's his brilliant explanation of how bubbles are formed

In honor of his August 30 birthday, we decided to look back at one of his brilliant insights.<p>Back in 2010, in an interview with the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, Buffett answered several questions about what he thought caused the housing and credit bubble.<p>The interview comes from a document …

The 7 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Sure you can't read the 50 books a year Bill Gates does. But you have no excuse for not reading at least these seven.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs may be short on time, but the most successful are still usually voracious readers. Bill Gates is …

Real Estate

24 Books Successful People Read

People who do great things typically are serious about self-improvement.<p>People who do great things typically are serious about self-improvement, which often is served in the form of a book. Here are two dozen good ones, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.<p>1. Zero to One: …

Peter Thiel

The 10 Richest People of All Time

A comparison of wealth across history<p>Who had more money, John D. Rockefeller or Genghis Khan? It’s a simple question with a very difficult …

World History

I spent years discovering the simple tactics gurus like Oprah, Einstein, and Buffett used to become successful—here they are

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: what causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change-makers, while most others plateau?<p>I’ve explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

Creativity

Reading Habits of the Most Successful Leaders That Can Change Your Life Too

Reading taught Elon Musk to build a rocket, and showed Tony Robbins how to build a better life. How reading makes you a better leader too.<p>Americans read fewer and fewer books each year. Last year, a survey by the National Endowment for the Arts found that only 43% of U.S. adults read any type of …

Success

5 Tricks to Learn a Foreign Language Way Faster

Learning a second language is great for your brain and your business. Here's how to speed up the process.<p>Science shows that learning a second language can help you solve problems more critically, focus more intensely, and even keep your brain sharp as you age. And that's not even mentioning the …

Language Learning

5 books that will make you more well-rounded

Want to know one of the "secrets" to becoming a better leader? Become a more voracious reader.<p>One of the best ways to "stand on the shoulders of giants" is to read. We hear it all the time--that the most successful people, our greatest leaders, are people who read constantly (including Bill Gates, …

8 Business Books Entrepreneurs Must Read to Dominate Their Industry

Whether you're a rising executive or someone just starting out, these great books can help you reach your goal.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every time you pick up a book -- or download one to a device -- opportunity knocks at your door. A good book …

Self-improvement

12 Warren Buffett quotes that'll make you smarter about your money

When Warren Buffett speaks, the investing world listens.<p>And with good reason: The chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) has earned a …

15 habits of self-made millionaires, from a man who spent 5 years studying rich people

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure status can be attributed to "rich habits," a term coined by Thomas C. Corley, who spent five years researching the daily habits of 177 self-made …

14 Podcasts That Will Make You a More Successful Entrepreneur

There's something for everyone here, from aspiring entrepreneurs to successful startup founders.<p>If you're starting or growing a business, you need all the help you can get. But you're probably too maxed out on your schedule to read another business book, and you need information on the go.<p>So, while …

Entrepreneurship

5 Undervalued Stocks For Value Investors With A High Beta - March 2017

There are a number of great companies in the market today. By using the ModernGraham Valuation Model, I've selected the five undervalued companies …

7 Personal Finance Tips From Warren Buffett

Here are some of my favorite words of wisdom from the Oracle of Omaha.<p>Warren Buffett is generally considered to be the best long-term investor of all …

25 Surprising Facts About Warren Buffett

From buying his first stock at age 11 to having his face on Cherry Coke cans in China, these Warren Buffett facts might surprise you.<p>13 min read<p>Often referred to as the “Oracle of Omaha” -- Nebraska native Warren Buffett is an investing legend, business magnate and philanthropist.<p>When he was 11, …

Investing

10 Must-read books for young entrepreneurs in 2017

Share28<p>Tweet<p>Share17<p>+12<p>Shares 47<p>If being an entrepreneur is hard, being a young entrepreneur is even harder. With significantly less experience than …

Entrepreneurship

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

How to Build a 7-Figure Online Empire

Plus, how to use that empire as an agent for good.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Peter Voogd interviews entrepreneur and philanthropist Marie Forleo about her massive success and how she's used that wealth to …

Entrepreneurship