Spencer Bleckler

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5 Ways to Grow and Build Trust

Trust is built on good, reliable behavior over time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From your creditors to your employees, good business relationships are built on trust. Can the people who depend on you, confidently rely on you to treat them fairly? Once you have …

4 things millionaires have in common, backed by research

What do millionaires do differently?<p>Are they harder workers? Do they have brains that can bend spoons? Do they exhibit Bond Villain levels of cunning?<p>…

Whoa, There's *This* Much Sugar in a Few Squirts of Your Fave Condiments?

Ever picked teriyaki chicken over General Tso’s and prided yourself on resisting the fried option? Nixed the oil-based vinaigrette on your salad for …

8 things you should buy in your 20s that will pay for themselves

A smart purchase is just another way of saying awesome investment. You might feel strapped for cash in your 20s, but smart buyers will make purchases …

Mark Cuban shares the book that helped him earn his first $1 million

Now a judge on ABC's "Shark Tank" and owner of the Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban became a billionaire back in 1998 when he and Todd Wagner took their …

10 Marijuana Stats That Will Blow You Away

Intriguing numbers about marijuana in North America.<p>Love it or hate it, marijuana has been a hot topic in the U.S. and Canada over the last couple of …

14 'Sneaky' Abs Moves Top Trainers Swear By

When you do a typical abs workout, you usually know exactly what to expect. The moves are focused on your midsection, and you can feel a burning …

Workouts

6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth — even if you start with nothing

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These six tycoons and members of The Oracles suggest how you can invest $100,000 or start with nothing.

36 Books to Read If You Want to Become a Billionaire

Here are some important guides to cultivating a success mindset, starting up, developing product, and becoming a great leader.<p><i>"What one book would you suggest if I want to be a billionaire within next 10 years?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people</i> …

Trying to conceive? Think about what you're eating

There has been some headline-grabbing buzz that low-carb diets increase fertility. A recent review of low-carb diets and fertility found that of the …

Do you have a money mind?

During this year’s Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, Warren Buffett discussed the importance of his eventual successor as CEO having ‘a money …

You Can Reprogram Yourself to Be a Positive Person and You Should

Rational optimists are much more in touch with reality than chronic pessimists.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The end of a relationship or the failure of your business can make you feel negative. <i>Life</i> can make you feel negative. We all have to persevere through …

Happiness

Self-made millionaire: 5 things are holding you back from having a super life

Admit it, you want a super life, right? There's nothing wrong with wanting it all. I personally came from nothing — I had a humble start, no silver …

4 Trading Tips From Millionaire Traders

Successful Traders Reveal Winning Investment Tips<p>Updated February 24, 2018<p>Each trader forges their own path, usually by absorbing the knowledge of …

From Prototype to Production: 3 Things You Must Do

There's no substitute for research. Your success depends on knowing what it costs to create your product and finding the best way to build it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creating new hardware products is hard. No surprise there. Every step along the way has its own …

The Stock Market Is Soaring. Here's How to Cash In on Your Gains Without Paying Taxes

A rare chance for a jumbo tax break.<p>If you’re closing in on retirement, you have a unique opportunity ahead for a potentially huge tax break.<p>That’s …

10 Wholesome Grain Bowls to Make for Lunch or Dinner

Grain bowls are a regular part of my meal plan because most of the components of this wholesome meal — from the grains and protein, to the veggies …

Science Says This 1 Daily Practice Can Literally Change Your Brain and Make You More Successful

Discover how mindfulness can change the way your brain works, making you more happy, efficient, and fulfilled in whatever you do.<p>Many people, especially those in the business world, see the word <i>mindfulness</i> or <i>meditation</i> and immediately freak out. It's hard to blame them. The terms have been thrust …

Understanding And Practicing Mindfulness

Mindfulness meditation has become quite a vital part of my daily routine, it's just as important as eating and exercising. Whilst the body needs …

10 books to read if you want to get rich

There is no denying that successful entrepreneurs read books.<p>From real estate investing to how the largest wealth managers impact the global market, this list of books deals with all the most prominent aspects of finance and investing, which are extremely beneficial for entrepreneurs (and anyone …

9 smart things to buy as an investment in your future

Making sure you have enough wealth through old age used to be simpler. The idea behind pensions was that your employer would guarantee you a set …

Investing

4 lessons from history’s great innovators that you should never forget

I spend a lot of time reading about entrepreneurship and innovation because I admire people who take sensible but daring risks. I want to be more …

3 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Nobody ever went broke paying too little for a good stock.<p>For nearly a decade now, ever since the dark days of the Great Recession, I've taken a …

10 Must-Read Books About the Market, Investing and Building Wealth

If you want to get started with investing, you need to start reading these books.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffet spends 80 percent of his day reading. Bill Gates reads 50 books a year, which is about a book every week. When Elon Musk is asked …

5 Habits That Improve your Mental State, Motivation and Productivity

Most entrepreneurs have an intuitive understanding that mental health is important to the success of their business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is a lonely, difficult journey. You're running your own business and dealing with the fact that your …

We All Know Peas Are Nutritious, But Here's Exactly Why

That's a whole lot of protein.<p>There’s a reason your mom made you eat your peas when you were a kid.<p>This vegetable (which is actually a seed of a fruit, botanically speaking) might be small, but it turns out to be a nutritional powerhouse. Ever wonder how, exactly?<p>First off, they’re a good source of …

7 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs That Startup Owners Should Follow

Chasing deadlines, crunching numbers and pushing innovation are '"just another day at work" for startup owners. But, what do they do for themselves?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chasing deadlines, crunching numbers and pushing innovation are components of '"just …

Franken: 'Everything points to' collusion with Trump, Russia

NEW YORK (AP) — A conversation between two comedians turned serious late Tuesday when U.S. Sen. Al Franken said "everything points to" collusion …