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How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

The ultimate beginner's guide to trading online

Online trading gives you an opportunity be your own boss, set your work hours, work from home (or the beach), and make as much money as you want without the artificial cap placed on salaries.<p>However, beginner traders often have a hard time understanding how the market works – the information …

Trading

How to download music from YouTube and transfer it to your Android device

A lot of people who aren’t subscribed to a music streaming service like Google Play Music or Spotify like listening and discovering new tracks on YouTube. In a way, this is a great option, but it’s far from ideal.<p>For one, the screen of your device has to be turned on all the time for the audio to …

8 of 10 Self-Made Millionaires Were Not 'A' Students. Instead They Share This Trait | Inc.com

Listen to most teachers -- and most parents -- and it's easy to assume that getting good grades in school is a requirement for professional success.<p>Um, nope.<p>Tom Corley, an accountant and financial planner, surveyed a number of high net-worth individuals. Many of them are self-made millionaires.<p>He …

Self-improvement

Tips on Self-control & Willpower

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Self-improvement

The 9 things that separate merely successful startups from ones that become billion dollar businesses

So what's the difference between a merely successful company and a billion-dollar one?<p>Y Combinator cofounder Jessica Livingston has a ready answer: "An unpromising idea that blossoms into a frightening big one, and driven founders who see that opportunity and run with it."<p>Livingston cofounded Y …

The Conversational Habit of Smart Communicators That 99 Percent of People Are Afraid Of | Inc.com

Lets all agree on one thing: Communication is the source of much conflict in the workplace.<p>Sometimes the unpredictability of human nature will kick in. You've seen it -- someone does or says something (unintentional, even) that causes a negative reaction.<p>Things can get ugly fast. Words are …

Self-help

New To Visualization? Here Are 5 Steps To Get You Started

Many people aren’t aware of how powerful visualizing can be in their lives. In fact many of us are doing plenty of visualizations everyday. The problem is that most of us are doing visualizations to create the life we don’t want; we are often using it to imagine the worst outcomes of things or …

Motivation

How to Better Manage Your Energy, Time, And Attention to Achieve Peak Performance

You can only do effective and productive work if you know how best to manage your <b>energy, time</b> and <b>attention</b>.<p>All three are absolutely essential if you …

6 anti-aging foods that can help you look and feel younger

Scientists believe physical aging can begin as soon as we’re 20 years old, with the more noticeable effects typically appearing later in life.<p>But …

How to Become More Self-Aware, According to Research

You probably know more than a few people who are just clueless about themselves.<p>They make the same errors over and over but never seem to notice. …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now | Inc.com

The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really want to know what you're going to get the most out of, why not rely on the hive mind of …

Self-improvement

4 Tips to Help You Talk to Influential People (No Matter How Nervous You Are) | Inc.com

You wouldn't be human if you didn't feel at least a twinge of nerves when interacting with important people.<p>We're social beings, designed to influence and be influenced, so of course you're going to notice and react to another person's success, status, or power. There's no need to tie yourself up …

Body Language

Why Challenging Yourself Is the Best Thing You'll Ever Do

It's easy to get comfortable doing nothing with your life--so why should you push yourself?<p>Complacency is the world's worst mentality. It may seem outrageous, and frankly dramatic, but too many people are too content to sit back and let the world pass by them. For some, it is simply their state of …

Tony Robbins says these are the 2 books you should read this summer

Life and business strategist Tony Robbins doesn't just write bestsellers, he's also a voracious reader.<p>"I like big books," he tells CNBC. While …

Tony Robbins

The main differences between Advil, Tylenol, Aleve, and Aspirin summed up

Advil, Tylenol, Aleve, and Aspirin. These over-the-counter drugs are essential to our daily body pains. But are we really using the right one for a headache?<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b> On Facebook

Tony Robbins: For a better quality of life, answer these 3 questions

Whether it's having a more successful business, a healthier body, a stronger relationship or all of the above, people are always on the lookout for …

Self-improvement

8 Small Things People Use to Judge Your Personality | Inc.com

The human brain is hardwired to judge. This survival mechanism makes it very hard to meet someone without evaluating and interpreting their behavior.<p>While we tend to think that our judgments are based on the content of conversations and other obvious behaviors, the research says otherwise. In fact, …

Psychology

The 7 Smartest Workout Tips of All Time

Get Stronger, Get Bigger, Get Ripped<p>1 – Train Muscles More Frequently<p>Screw body part splits. You know, where Monday is chest day and you don't train …

Workouts

9 foods that will beat belly bloat in 2 days

1. Asparagus<p>A longtime go-to food for bodybuilders looking to prepare for competition, asparagus is high in asparagine, an amino acid that has …

Break the Fear Cycle by Asking Yourself 3 Simple Questions | Inc.com

Fear is a near-constant companion for anyone pushing themselves in work and life. Fear is uncomfortable and it causes us to slow down, procrastinate, and, in some cases, stop what we're doing altogether. If you've tried to "get over it" with little success, taking another approach might work. At a …

Self-improvement

Here's why it feels like you have no free time, in one chart

Ever wonder where all your free time goes? Adam Alter has an idea.<p>At the 2017 TED conference, the NYU psychologist presented a collection of three bar graphs showing data for how people in 2007, 2015, and 2017, spend an average workday.<p>Relying on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the app …

Reading books is a major key to success. Here’s how you make it a habit

I’ve said it many times: Reading books is a major key to success. The mega-rich and successful like Bill Gates and Elon Musk devote extraordinary amounts of their time to reading. Musk even attributes his knowledge of how to build rockets to his reading repertoire, and studies have proven that …

Self-improvement

11 life-hack gadgets that will make your workspace more comfortable and organized

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Moleskine If you're anything like the average American, you're going to spend the majority of your time working or doing related …

Shopping

This Beautiful Trend Has Everything to Do With Doing Nothing

For years, well-intentioned renovators have been painting over wood trim of all kinds. White trim was good, or ever colored trim or even black. But …

Woodworking

5 life-changing lessons from Warren Buffett's favorite business book

Famous for making near-perfect bets on businesses since the 1940s, Buffett is a seemingly permanent presence on lists of the planet's richest people, as well as one of the most charitable businesspeople in modern history.<p>While many credit the multi-billionaire's success to his apparently in-built …

A home which defies every rule of conformity; in superb style

Vibrant homes are a rare breed in the day and age of tall apartment complexes and a growing industrial sector the world over. When we say vibrant, we …

Living Rooms

The groundbreaking app turning millennials into stock traders is now said to be worth more than $1 billion

The new round of funding is reportedly led by Yuri Milner's investment arm, DST Global, and values the investing app at over $1 billion. That makes it a "unicorn" in Silicon Valley terms.<p>Robinhood declined to comment on the new funding round. Fortune previously reported that the startup was looking …

9 at-home remedies that actually work

And that's not the only old-school remedy that scientists have actually found to be helpful.<p>Here are nine weird household tricks that you can really use to ward off pain, soothe a cold, calm a headache, and brighten your smile.