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This Is How Much Money You Should Have in Savings at Every Age

And the steps that will get you there.<p>Are you falling behind? Ellevest recently talked to 1,000 women about their money—and their lives. Based on the …

Retirement

How Can You Tell Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Legendary Football Coach Nails It With 1 Brilliant Sentence

A profound quote decades old, it's even more applicable in today's social economy.<p>A few days ago, I was listening to a Higher Purpose podcast where the host, Kevin Monroe, asked his guest JeffHarmon, a leadership coach and author of <i>The Anatomy of a Principled Leader</i>, about the challenges of using …

Leadership

5 Rare Signs That Prove You Were Meant to Lead People

Are you someone that understands what truly motivates people psychologically? You may be leadership material.<p>A quick Google search on the work "leadership" gave me about 376,000,000 results. And while it won't give me the totals for "leadership books" (if anyone knows, leave it in the comments), …

Leadership

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It alls starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my young career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to "schmooze" or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the wind-bag …

Leadership

Successful People Tell Themselves These 7 Things on a Daily Basis

Sometimes, becoming successful is just a matter of willing it into existence.<p>Successful people tend to have very positive inner dialogues.<p>They know how to nurture their own personal growth. They believe they can do whatever it is they set their mind to. But most of all, they believe in …

Self-improvement

Want To Be Successful? Start With These 7 Steps

Being successful boils down to these seven fundamentals.<p>Average student. Not much of an athlete. Quasi popular. State college.<p>I get asked often, what about me or my upbringing allowed me to achieve the modest amount of success I have.<p><b>1. Manners.</b> I was polite. I was raised to treat people, …

Self-improvement

A Little Known 9-Word Tom Brady Quote Is The True North Of All Success

It's not talent, skill, or even dedication that guides your path to success. It's this.<p>First things first. This isn't a Patriot-ic column. Yes, I'm from Boston. Yes, I'm rooting for the Pats this Sunday. Yes, I cannot help but be drawn into the Super Bowl frenzy. And yes, I too was wondering if Tom …

Motivation

5 millennials who made $1 million by their 30s explain how they did it

Some savvy Millennials are raking in the big bucks to the tune of $1 million or more (and no, it's not because they purchased Bitcoin in 2010).<p>With their determination and out-of-the-box thinking, as well as harnessing the power of minimalism and making smart, dedicated moves in the market, these …

Retirement

Most people stop reading after college and 19 other things no one tells you about growing up

Life. It's a journey of twists and turns, peaks and valleys, mountains to climb and oceans to explore. Good times and bad times. Happy times and sad times. But always, life is a movement forward. No matter where you are on the journey, in some way, you are continuing on — and that's what makes it …

Creativity

9 habits of unsuccessful people

<b>• Nobody's perfect — most of us have picked up a bad habit or two at some point.</b><p><b>• Most of the time, a bad habit won't wreck your whole life.</b><p><b>• Still, it's probably best to avoid these success-sabotaging tendencies.</b><p>Bad habits may not seem like a big deal on their own, but sometimes they can seriously …

Self-help

How This Founder Went From Zero To $100 Million By Thinking Like A Kid

To succeed in business and in life there's magic in discovering your inner kid.<p>What is it that enables entrepreneurs such as Elon Musk, Sheryl Sandberg and Richard Branson to persevere through seemingly insurmountable challenges that at first seem to exceed their limits? Make a list of people you …

Sheryl Sandberg

Empaths and narcissists make a 'toxic' partnership — here's why they're attracted to each other

People who are poles apart might be drawn together for all the wrong reasons.<p>Narcissists, for example, are attracted to people they will get the …

Narcissism

Want to Immediately Become More Successful? Stop Using These 4 Toxic Words

You don't need any more strategies or morning routines, you need to watch your language.<p>We know that relationships, nutrition, sleep, and exercise all play a positive effect on our chances for succeeding in business. However, what you may not know or simply be overlooking is the role your daily …

Self-improvement

The 5-Hour Rule Is Used By The World's Most Successful People

Think of someone who epitomizes a successful career. Bill Gates? Oprah? Elon Musk? A healthy chunk of the names that come to mind are people who …

Bill Gates

It's Never Too Late to Find Success

Volume 10 // 2018<p>31 Days is back ... And 2018 marks its tenth iteration. When we started this a decade ago, we never imagined that these daily guides …

How-To's

8 morning habits of the most successful people

The way you start your day can set the tone for how the rest of it will follow. Your probability of success can fluctuate depending on what you …

Warren Buffett Says This Is The 1 Simple Habit That Separates Successful People from Everyone Else

The 87-year old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Lets revisit it again.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is now 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second …

How to Act Around Girls

Whether you’re approaching a girl you don’t know or trying to maintain your cool around one you’re interested in, one thing is for sure: talking to …

30-Year-Old Who Sold His Startup For $170 Million Just Wrote 1,284 Slides On How To Win Life

Clocking in at an insane 1,284 slides, the presentation includes such gems as:<p>"Important people like opening FedEx packages."<p>And:<p>"Let your inner child come out daily and silly dance."<p>Valleywag's Nitasha Tiku posted and mocked the slidedeck Wednesday and we've spotted some problems with it, too, but …

Self-improvement

Here's What Changes Once You Get Engaged

Getting engaged is a huge step in a relationship. You’re making a commitment publicly about your plans to spend your lives together. So, no matter how long you’ve been together or how ingrained your lives are with each other, an engagement is a definite shift. “Getting engaged is a definite change …

Former Facebook VP Says We Are All Being "Programmed" by Social Media

Chamath Palihapitiya tells Stanford students "I feel tremendous guilt."<p>These days, some of the harshest criticism of Facebook is coming from executives who helped create it. Last month, Sean Parker, founding president of the company, revealed that the service was intentionally designed to be as …

I spent a year and a half being a productivity machine — until I realized I'd been missing the point all along

Three years ago I set out to create my first blog. It was a lifestyle blog (I had about as much creativity as a bag of rocks back then) that was going to change the lives of millions and make me rich in the process. I knew that all I had to do was write consistently and not give up.<p>In my mind, …

Business Strategy

4 Actor-Approved Strategies That Can Naturally Make You More Confident

Don’t you secretly wish you were a movie star?<p>From the time I was a tutu-wearing tot, I knew my calling: I was an actress.<p>So it came as no surprise …

The number one predictor of divorce (and how to fix it)

John Gottman, Ph.D, author of <i>The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work</i>, is one of the world's foremost marriage therapists. He's spent four decades studying couples at The Gottman Institute in order to determine what <i>really</i> causes a rift between two people — and how to fix it. After all that …

Science says the happiest couples have 13 characteristics

Romantic relationships are challenging, rewarding, confusing, and exhilarating—sometimes all at the same time.<p>Should you take things slowly at the beginning or dive right in? Can things stay hot in the bedroom even after years of being together? What happens when one of you wants to use a holiday …

Happiness

7 Business Books That Will Set You Apart In 2018

What are your goals for 2018?<p>Most of these books were published in 2017. One was published in 2016, but I just recently discovered it a few months back. And two of these books won't be released until 2018, but I got my paws on them early.<p>1. Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the …

The 1 Habit That Prevents Burnout

Too many people suffer from burnout.<p>At the end of every year, I make it a point to do some serious reflecting.<p>Part of my reflection process this year has entailed taking a hard look at "burnout."<p>Burnout feels like you've hit a wall.<p>Every entrepreneur knows the feeling.<p>Burnout can happen at the end …

10 BEHAVIORS WOMEN SHOW WHEN THEY’RE WITH THEIR TRUE LOVE

<b>“True love doesn’t happen right away; it’s an ever-growing process. It develops after you’ve gone through many ups and downs, when you’ve suffered</b> …

5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

A good book teaches you something new, these books teach you the most.<p>I recently published an article on Inc. saying that people who read are going to be a mile ahead of those that do not. I received a lot of feedback from aspiring entrepreneurs asking where they should begin. After I gave myself …

6 Red Flags That You’re Codependent…And What To Do Next

A healthy relationship means two people growing together—instead of into each other. While the purpose of this connection is to find someone who has …