Shawn Harris

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Programming Video

What is BiggerPockets, anyway?<p>BiggerPockets can be hard to explain - but let’s try! We’re an education site… but not just any education site; we’re …

Real Estate

10 Morning Habits Successful People Swear By

Up and at ‘em! Morning people are successful people. Just ask any CEO, politician, professional athlete or inventor out there – they all start their day at the crack of dawn, gaining a leg up on the competition. Create a routine and stick with it. Studies prove that willpower is the strongest in …

The Crucial Difference Between A Good Person And A Good Leader

<i>[This post is part of a series examining several common, cherished myths about management and leadership.]</i><p>We all want great leaders to admire. Many of us want to become great leaders ourselves. And all of us want better leadership for our institutions and our society.<p>Let me continue to argue in …

10 Best Business Books of 2014 | Inc.com

Every year, I select 10 books that, IMHO, provided the most value to their readers. Some of these may already be on your radar, but others you might have missed. Enjoy!<p><b>Author:</b> Judy Robinett<p><b>Subtitle:</b> <i>The 5 50 100 Rule for Turning Your Business Network Into Profits</i><p><b>Why I like it:</b> As somebody who is …

Corporate Culture

10 Steps To Conquering Information Overload

We’ve all heard the phrase “information overload.”<p>It reminds us of tweets, texts, emails, the endless stream of interesting articles on Facebook, those viral videos we can’t help but click on, the numerous phone photos and videos we take, Secret posts, fleeting Snapchat photos and more.<p>But actually …

Are You Carbon Neutral?

As oil prices surge and global warming concerns fuel demand for clean energy, the watchword for 2008 is “green.” With the average American directly …

When To Buy A Mutual Fund

The father of value investing, Benjamin Graham once wrote that making money on investing should depend “on the amount of intelligent effort the investor is willing and able to bring to bear on his task” of security analysis. He defined the intelligent investor as an enterprising individual that has …

Carnegie Institution for Science

The Wind Farm of the Future Might Be Underwater

We've harnessed the power of the wind and the sun; the next step might be the tides.<p>Off the coast of Scotland, in the choppy sound between Caithness and the Orkney Islands, you can find some of the fastest-flowing marine waters in the world. The tides of the Pentland Firth can churn at rates of up …