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17 Simple Truths That Will Improve Your Life and Make You Incredibly Successful

Memorize these words, and work their meaning into your life. Then, watch the results.<p>There is no single secret to success. If there were, and if it were straightforward or easy, everybody would do it. But everybody doesn't do it.<p>That said, there are certainly habits and strategies that can make …

Motivation

How To Write A Bestseller Like 'Think And Grow Rich'

One day in October 2003, authors Richard Fenton and Andrea Waltz found themselves standing over the fax machine, waiting for an offer from a big New York publishing company—an offer their agent had assured them was coming—only to have the deal fall through.<p>“We were devastated,” Waltz admits. “One …

Writing

Infographic: 44 words and phrases that are killing your message

For good writing, less is often more.Disposable comments and trivial remarks make reading more difficult for your audience and muddy the meaning of …

Public Relations

3 Secrets to Surviving Life at It’s Worst

—<br>I put my back to the wall and slumped to the ground. I stared at my wedding ring. I had worn it only a week, and all I could hear were her words, …

Self-help

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothies To Have In The Morning For A Flat Stomach

There’s no reason to run out of the house each morning without first eating a solid breakfast. Aside from feeling hangry, an empty belly can lead to …

Nutrition

23 smart ways to increase your confidence, productivity, and income

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

How your age affects your appetite

We all need food every day, but our changing relationship with it through the years can have a big impact on our health.<p>Do you eat to live or live to eat? We have a complicated relationship with food, influenced by cost, availability and even peer pressure. But something we all share is appetite – …

Holistic Medicine

How to Filter Advice From Multiple Mentors When No 2 Opinions Match

Having multiple mentors means receiving multiple opinions. Here's how to choose the answers that are best-suited to you and your business.<p>Smart professionals know the value of mentors, coaches, and professional advisors, but not all advice is created equal. You can ask as many experts as you like, …

Self-improvement

7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

Leadership

Every Cut of Steak, Ranked by How (Un)Healthy They Are

Red meat isn’t so healthy to start with, but some cuts are significantly worse than othersWe’ve already written about how the meat industry is …

BBQ

Bill Gates: Everyone should know these 3 facts

Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says you need to know three facts to better understand the world.<p>Those statistics are the global rate of …

Demographics

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

Civil Rights

You Need a Life Strategy Because Extraordinary Lives Don't Happen by Accident

No extraordinary person started out that way.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To achieve the life you want, one that will truly make you satisfied, you need to prioritize it above all else. If you want a life of success, a life filled with spiritual happiness …

Motivation

How I’m getting richer every day: 4 ways to increase wealth

I’m not hungry for money. Compared to several years ago, when I had less money, I still have the same life.<p>I wake up, drink my freshly brewed coffee, …

Personal Finance

The neuroscience of change: How to train your brain to create better habits

“The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” — Samuel Johnson<p>A lot of our daily actions are automatic. Your …

accountabilitypartner

We may have answered the Fermi Paradox: We are alone in the universe

Alien life should be everywhere. The sheer abundance of stars in the universe (the number far outstrips the total number of grains of sand on every beach on Earth) suggests that, somewhere, an intelligent lifeform should be warming itself on a distant planet. Even if life evolves rarely, ET should …

Universe

Strawberry Moon 2018: How to Catch This Sweet Event Alongside Rare Saturn Views

Much like its namesake, the event is a real treat.<p>Hot on the heels of the Summer Solstice, June’s waxing moon will reach its full lunar phase in the …

Astronomy

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

The Brain

Want to Be a Successful Writer? Write What You NEED to Write

“But when people say, Did you always want to be a writer?, I have to say no! I always was a writer.”<p>-Ursula K. Le Guin<p>What Do YOU Want to Write About?<p>…

Writing

5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice

You might want to stock up on sunscreen. On June 21, 2018, the northern hemisphere will experience its longest day of the year, the day when the …

8 Common Hormonal Imbalances That Are At The Root Of Weight Gain

Our bodies are hard-wired to send us signals when something isn't right, but often we're too busy to hear them begging for attention. Many of us experience signs and symptoms of hormonal imbalance every day. Recognizing and treating the subtle signs of hormonal imbalance is essential, yet so many …

Wellness

33 Questions to Ask Your Friends to Really Get to Know Each Other

Making friends as an adult can be a challenge, and holding on to old friends as the years pass can be even more difficult as your individual lives …

5 Easy Ways To Get An Excellent Credit Score

Getting an excellent credit score may be easier than you think.<p>Here are 5 easy ways for you to increase your credit score:<p><b>Why Your Credit Score Matters</b><p>For better or worse, your credit score is the gateway to an array of financial products such as mortgages, auto loans, personal loans, credit cards …

Personal Finance

How to Write a Book Using Microsoft Word

If you want to write a book, you’ll need book writing software that’s up to the task. Yes, you can invest in dedicated book writing programs. But you …

25 Things You Need to Do When You Move Into Your New Home

Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.<p>The minute you walk in to your new home, your mind will be racing with to-dos. …

These 10 Foods Actually Reverse Cellular Aging, According To Science

It’s possible to actually eat your way to longevity through a biological process called autophagy. The name comes from two Greek words—<i>auto</i> meaning …

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, …

6 signs you won't be a millionaire

We already let you in on signs you're on track to becoming a millionaire. Are you on your way to striking it rich? Or does your behavior shoot up red …

Self-improvement

Unsuccessful people focus on “The Gap.” Here’s what successful people focus on

“The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal.” — Dan Sullivan, THE GAIN AND THE GAP<p>Key concepts to …

7 Ways Being Alone Changes Your Brain, According To Science

Social isolation isn't known to be great for the body. Being alone a lot has been shown to increase everything from muscle tension to immune system …