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9 Home Improvements You Should Always Negotiate

Contractors aren't easy to haggle with. You can't negotiate the price of home improvements in the same way you can with car salesmen. But that …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Which Generates More Retirement Income—Annuities or Portfolio Withdrawals?

People's overconfidence in their investing ability makes them less likely to opt for guaranteed income.<p>New research by Mark Warshawsky, the …

Start Today: 20 Habits That Will Help You Be Your Best in 2020

Who knows what the world will look like in five years? It's safe to say we'll have more innovation, inventions, and modernization. What we won't have is more days, hours, or moments.<p>To be successful in 2020, who we are will be more important than whatever devices and management theories we have. To …

personaldevelopment

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life

Our personalities, thought patterns and emotional responses are wired into our brains, says Richard Davidson, Ph.D., author of <i>The Emotional Life of Your Brain</i>, but you <b>can</b> change your brain. Here are several exercises that will help rewire the neural pathways to help you think more positively, …

5 Principles for Pummeling Procrastination

Welcome to the battle for progressive conscious awareness!<p>Today’s fight is between the challenger – <b>YOU,</b> and the reigning champ …

The 5 Books Entrepreneurs Should Toss in Their Beach Bags

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs work hard all year long to ensure their businesses become successful and stay successful, but <i>everyone</i> needs a break to relax and reflect. If you start feeling guilty about heading to the beach this summer …

Entrepreneurship

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …