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Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

10 Golden Rules to Keep Your Sex Life Steamy

It’s easy to say there are “golden rules” to keep your sex life going strong, but the truth is—it actually <i>is</i> that simple. Who knew?<p>If you keep track of your relationship and make a conscious effort to keep things smokin’, you’ll have an advantage. Couples who give weight to their sex lives have …

39 questions to make small talk with anyone

There’s nothing quite like breaking the conversational barrier with a friend or co-worker. In order to reach that level of chummy rapport, though, …

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Points or Cash-Back Credit Cards? The 2018 Guide

Do you want cold, hard cash or points to cut your vacation costs?<p>Choosing between a cash-back credit and a points credit card is one of those …

7 Rules for White People With Black Friends

Congratulations!<p>If you’re here, that means you probably have a newly acquired black friend and you are looking for a few tips. You should be aware …

This Is How to Talk Your Way Into the Best Salary, According to a Former FBI Hostage Negotiator | Inc.com

<i>What are some tactics that everyone can use in salary negotiations? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Chris Voss, author of Never Split the Difference, CEO of the Black Swan Group, on …

10 intense weight loss workouts under 10 minutes

In order for weight-loss workouts to be effective, they need to be metabolic so you supercharge your body’s ability to burn fat. The sweet spot? …

50 thoughts that can motivate you to do anything

When you're thinking about implementing that new idea, or starting that new company or beginning that new regimen — this is the new year, after all — it's easy to talk yourself into procrastinating.<p>Or worse, avoiding your goal altogether.<p><b>Related: 5 Motivation Blocks Hurting Your Success, and How to</b> …

Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read These 5 Books This Summer

Sporting the same reading list as Bill Gates won’t make you a billionaire. But, hey, it’s a start.<p>Gates—the richest person in the world by <i>Forbes</i>‘ …

The Evolutionary Power of Loneliness

The pain of isolation may be what motivates people to make friends.<p>As social animals, we depend on others for survival. Our communities provide mutual aid and protection, helping humanity to endure and thrive. “We have survived as a species not because we’re fast or strong or have natural weapons …

Neuroscience

12 Money Rules to Live By

Sometimes one-size-fits-all advice works just fine.<p>One-size-fits-all financial advice isn’t supposed to work. We’re all as unique as snowflakes, so …

When Celibacy Just Happens

Here's what's true. Not everyone has a partner. It doesn't matter if you are after 50 or before 50; sometimes we are without a romantic interest. And sometimes we have a partner that we don't have sex with! What can feel like celibacy just happens in all sorts of ways. We can lose a partner through …

Why Women Like to Call Men 'Daddy' During Sex

Although the term of endearment may send some men running from the bedroom, sex therapists say it has nothing to do with "daddy issues."<p>Pet names are pretty common among people who fuck each other. Baby, honey, lil' puddin', tater. One pet name, however, has proven to be more controversial than …

Programming Doesn’t Require Talent or Even Passion

<i>This article was written by Tony You</i> <i>@howtomakeaturn</i> <i>and translated from Chinese to English by</i> <i>Wordcorp</i> <i>(</i><i>http://www.wordcorp.net/en</i><i>). Originally Posted …

Stereotypes

8 Great Tricks for Reading People's Body Language

Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Body language provides an amazing amount of information on what other people are thinking if you know what to look for. And who hasn’t wanted to read people’s minds at …

19 Books Every Creative Entrepreneur Should Read This Year

These must-reads will inspire, inform, and amplify the most important attributes of creative business owners.<p>First-time entrepreneurs face many of the same learning curves--mastering time management and productivity, learning the secrets of sales and marketing, building a brand, attracting and …

A psychiatrist explains 7 strategies that will help you work smarter

Painting prison walls a certain shade of pink reduces aggression. A high ceiling encourages more expansive and creative thinking.<p>This is especially relevant for the workplace. If you spend a lot of time at the office — according to the American Time Use Survey, we spend 8.7 hours at work on an …

How To Stop Negative Thinking: 6 Ways To Fine-Tune Your Mind

If you are prone to negative thinking, you may feel as though this is an innate quality which will impact on you throughout your life. It is this …

5 lessons America has failed to learn from the Iraq War

After vowing not to put boots on the ground, Obama has now committed troops to Syria and Yemen. Here we go again<p>Peter Van Buren<p>May 17, 2016 8:45am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>One of the most popular apps these days is Snapchat. It allows the sender to set a timer for any …

7 Reasons to Stop Caring What Other People Think | Inc.com

Most people care what other people think to some extent. However, if you are a "people pleaser" who needs external validation throughout the day it can be tough on the job and in relationships.<p>In order to find happiness and self confidence consider some ways that will help you to accept yourself …

A Study of Tradition 7

By being self-supporting and declining outside contributions, 12-step groups protect the fellowship structure and basic spiritual foundations. …

3 Tips To Help Prepare Your Student For A Test

...The post 3 Tips To Help Prepare Your Student For A Test appeared first on TeachThought.

12 bookstores every reader should visit in their lifetime

Are you someone who refuses to believe the theory that “print is dead”? Who always makes room in a suitcase for a paperback? Who finds it easy to …

Books

China Pressures Europe to Stay Silent on Human Rights

China’s belligerent diplomacy in Europe has been in the spotlight this week after a German lawmaker who chairs the Bundestag’s Human Rights Committee …

Is Higher Education Worth It?

May 15, 2016 by Justin Irving<p>Graduation season is upon us. I celebrated with a friend at his graduation last week. In the coming week my university …

Higher Education

The troubling shortage of Latino and black teachers — and what to do about it

According to government estimates, students of color are now the majority in U.S. public schools. But as the percentage of students of color grows, the same isn’t true for teachers of color. In fact, as this post argues, it is past time for the country to put a new focus on recruiting and retaining …

Hidden FBI microphones planted in public outside California courthouse

For a period of 10 months, the FBI planted hidden microphones in several public locations outside a courthouse in Oakland, California, it has …

Real Estate

Former GE CEO Jack Welch says leaders have 5 basic traits — and only 2 can be taught

For some people, the question of whether leaders are born or made is truly intellectual — fodder for a good classroom or dinner party debate.<p>But for people in front-line positions to hire, promote, and fire, the question, "Who has the right stuff to lead?" definitely has more urgency.<p>Getting the …

America's top 10 job-killing companies

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have slammed Carrier for cutting American jobs.<p>In February, Carrier made headlines for announcing it would eliminate 1,400 jobs from a plant in Indiana and move them to Mexico. The company makes air conditioners and commercial refrigerators.<p>"I bought a lot of Carrier …

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