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8 Books That Elon Musk Says Changed His Life

Want to be like Elon Musk? Join our obsessively fanatical club. Among his many titles and descriptors, Musk is a certifiable bookworm. And that's …

10 healthy getaways that will recharge your body and mind

Wellness continues to be one of the hot travel trends this year and it's expected to keep growing.<p>People are stressed, they're tired, they're worried …

How Aristotle is the perfect happiness guru

Happiness is not a state as far as Aristotle is concerned, it’s an activity, says Professor Edith Hall, and you just have to decide to become happier<p>You’ve got the Headspace app, know your downward dog from your black dog, and once read something by Freud, so what can a guy who lived 23 centuries …

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Billionaire Ray Dalio says these 3 books have 'had the biggest impact' on his life

Billionaire hedge fund magnate Ray Dalio has been fascinated with finance since he was 12, when he bought his first stock.<p>He graduated from Harvard …

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

Bill Gates is raising his children according to a 1970s ‘Love and Logic’ formula — here are his top tips for grooming successful kids

• <b>Bill Gates says he parents according to a model developed in the 1970s by a former principal, a psychologist, and a psychiatrist.</b>• <b><br>The "Love and Logic" method minimizes emotional reactivity, and encourages parents to give kids more of their own problems to solve and chances to fail.</b>• <b><br>Gates says his</b> …

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The 13 Best Books I Read Last Year

These are some seriously great books. How great are they, you ask? Well, let me tell you. See, my 1-10 rating system is actually logarithmic. Meaning …

This Famous Luxury Train Has Announced Amazing New Vacation Packages for 2019

Looking to visit Canada on an upcoming vacation? Our vote is to see the country's majestic landscapes by train, aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. The …

Must-read inspirational tech books to add to your reading list

by under Daily Digest<p>No matter how convenient a digital screen may be, picking up a traditional book is one of the best things you can do for your …

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How To Stop Being So Hard On Yourself

Even the most confident person has moments of self-doubt (and if you don't, please teach us your ways).<p>But, as much as it can suck to doubt yourself, …

Novels Every Man Should Read If He's Looking For Some Extra Motivation (And Inspiration)

Whether you're a big fan of reading or not, it's safe to say that these <b>inspiring books for men</b> are exactly what you need to revitalize your …

8 Life Lessons From 8 Good Books That Everyone Should Read

These inspirational books can change your life if you let them.<p>Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical and mental). Learning is the act of taking conscious control of this process, and books are the …

Bill Gates Wants Everyone to Read This Book, and Here's Why

Enlightenment Now is a scientific manifesto of Gates's most dearly held beliefs.<p>Other top columnists on this site have already brought your attention to Steven Pinker's recently published <i>Enlightenment Now</i>, which Bill Gates calls his "favorite book of all time." I read it last week (while on …

Bill Gates Is Obsessed With These 2 New Books

One is about facts, the other enlightenment.<p>Bill Gates had some awesome answers for curious Redditors on his AMA this week, commenting on topics …

15 Life-Changing Books, According to Real Simple Editors

A great read can be transformative—and may even change the way you think about your life. These books, chosen by <i>RS</i> staffers, are so powerful, you’ll …

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The 25 most influential books ever written about business

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>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>Warren Buffett — arguably the most skilled investor of our time — said reading 500 pages a day was the key to success, because "that's how …

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How Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs, and Richard Branson Run Efficient Meetings

Insight from the best business brains to make your meetings more productive.<p>Trying to run a business is all consuming. Time gets sucked up by so many different things: staff, suppliers, finance, production -- the list goes on. But, above all, meetings seem to take up so much precious time and yet …

Rich people choose their friends differently than the rest of us

• <b>The people you spend the most time with can have an effect on your wealth.</b>• <b><br>Associating with people who display qualities like positivity and ambition can encourage those qualities in you, too.</b>• <b><br>This insight comes from a five-year study of 177 self-made millionaires.</b><p>Who you associate with on a regular …

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19 Books Bill Gates and the CEOs of Microsoft, Google, PayPal, and Wal-Mart Think You Should Read

The book 'Hit Refresh' by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes this list twice as a great read.<p>What I know about successful people is this: They love to devour books to expand their minds. Bill Gates has stated that he reads about 50 books a year. Mark Zuckerberg? About 24 books a year.<p>But the …

17 books Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg think everyone should read

Gates, the former CEO of Microsoft, reads 50 books a year, he told The New York Times. In 2015, Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, created an online book club in which he read a book every two weeks.<p>Here are some of the titles the pair have recommended over the past few years.

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Need New Year’s Eve plans? Book one of these 6 dreamy yoga retreats for a super-chill way to ring in 2018

Self care’s going to be more essential than ever in 2018, so why not start your resolution a little early by booking a New Year’s Eve yoga …

Want to Raise Calmer, Happier Kids? Science Says This Can Help

Here are three science-backed strategies to help your children increase calmness and decrease stress. Studies show it can even improve their math scores.<p>Mindful is the new busy. Backed by science showing that mindfulness boosts everything from immunity to productivity, workplaces across the world …

Plan Your Perfect Belize 7 Day Itinerary! ~ Maps & Merlot

<b>As a self-declared beach/ paradise expert, trust me when I say that a trip to Belize is oh so worth it</b>. Not only do you get crystal blue water, but …

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Your Answer to This 1 Question Shows How Open-Minded You Are (Or Aren't)

Self-made billionaire Ray Dalio says if you do this, it's like thinking in multiple dimensions.<p>You believe you're open to processing new information, and that's natural. Most people do. Fact is--and you know this from experience, too--lots of people are <i>not</i> that open to new information. They say …

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Shares his Surprising Method to Raise Successful Children

If you want kids to take good risks as adults, step back and let them do it as kids first.<p>Jeff Bezos might know a little something about getting ahead in life. He is, after all, the wealthiest man in the world (again). And like any father, he wants his kids to be successful, too. But the e-commerce …

The inventor of microfinance has an idea for fixing capitalism

Muhammad Yunus won the Nobel peace prize for inventing microfinance, the practice of lending small sums at a low interest to allow people to start businesses. And yet he’s not a fan of capitalism. “Because of its total focus on money-making, [it] has become greed-oriented,” he says.<p>The belief that …

Strategies for Success You Can Learn From Amazon's Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos' business savvy has helped him become one of the richest people in the world.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>In late July 2017, Jeff Bezos briefly surged past Microsoft founder Bill Gates to become the richest person in the world, according to <i>Forbes</i>. With the help of a …

The Secret to Happiness Is Just Love

“ ‘Real isn’t how you are made,’ said the Skin Horse. ‘It’s a thing that happens to you.’ ”<p>In 1922 Margery Williams tackled a particularly complex …

Happiest Man in the World: Stop Trying to be Happy

Type “Happiest Person in the World” into your search engine, and there’s Matthieu Ricard, the French-born biologist turned Tibetan monk and close …

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