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5 Reasons Why Most People Don't Become Wealthy

From confidence to clarity, there are a number of reasons holding you back from success.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy discusses five reasons why most people never experience the wealth they desire.<p>To …

Motivation

Thinking of starting your own business? Read these 3 books.

These reads will teach you how to handle your finances, set up systems, and manage people.<p>January 20, 2017 —If you’re considering starting your own …

Being a Strategic Leader Is About Asking the Right Questions

If you asked the world’s most successful business leaders what it means to “be strategic,” how many different answers do you think you’d get? Consider this number: 115,800,000. It’s the number of unique links returned when I searched online for “strategic leadership.”<p>There’s a good reason for all …

Management

This Washington man has gone skiing each month for 23 years

GLACIER, Wash. — Danny Miller isn’t the smoothest skier.He bounces up and down on the slopes, popping his head up every so often like a prairie dog …

Onion Rings Recipe

"A slightly sweet batter makes these crispy rings extra special and delicious! You may want to double or triple the recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>1 quart oil …

Pickled Red Onions Recipe

403<p>40<p>5<p>Shares 448<p>I’m a big fan of any recipe that uses minimal ingredients—but has maximum impact.<p>And I especially warm up to a recipe that’s also …

Blues Guitar Chord Progressions • The Three Chord Progression • Part 5 • Chords, Tab, Video Lessons

Blues Guitar Chord Progressions • The Three Chord Progression • Part 5 • Chords, Tab, Video Lessons<p>Updated on March 8, 2017<p>To purchase a PDF copy, …

Electric Guitar

7 Stoic Mottos Every Entrepreneur Must Embrace

For those of us who live in the real world, there happens to be one school of philosophy made for us: Stoicism.<p>Philosophy's absence from the business world is a big mistake.<p>By and large ignored by popular culture and forgotten by the media, modern philosophy has been delegated strictly to the …

Self-improvement

10 Success lessons from Brian Tracy – “Life Coach, Bestselling Author” for entrepreneurs

Share24<p>Tweet<p>Share37<p>+112<p>Shares 73<p>Brian Tracy has been a major player in success and goal setting education for the past three decades. Most people …

Motivation

Documentary ‘Ice Guardians’ makes the case for hockey’s enforcers

Violence has long been a controversial, even elemental aspect of hockey, and director-cinematographer Brett Harvey does not try to downplay it in the incisive documentary "Ice Guardians." Looking at the role of the game's "enforcers," the tough guys who use their fists as a means of settling …

Ice Hockey

7 Things That Influence Every Sales Email Strategy

You must evaluate these seven factors in order to create a highly effective inside sales strategy for your organization<p>Writing a successful sales email requires a careful consideration of options and variables, rather than a one-size-fits all approach. No matter who your audience is, or what you're …

Marketing

6 Phrases You'll Always Hear From Confident Leaders

The best bosses use these words and short phrases to motivate and encourage their teams.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>Whether you've just started training your first hire or you've been managing scores of people for …

Self-improvement

10 Success lessons from Sam Walton – “From Rags to Riches” for entrepreneurs

Share137<p>Tweet<p>Share1K<p>+15<p>Shares 1K<p>Samuel Walton built a small grocery store into the giant Walmart supermarket chain, amassing a fortune of over $23 …

A Chef With Three Michelin Stars Is Now Making Hot Dogs

Chef Thomas Keller is known for amazing dishes at the three-Michelin-star Per Se in New York. The menu costs $325.<p>Among the options: Oysters and …

10 Rock Documentaries Every Music Fan Should See ASAP

Some people cry watching romantic comedies. I get choked up watching rock documentaries. The fact that I am deeply moved by music certainly doesn't make me unique, nor does my tendency to get obsessed with certain bands and albums. But I get pretty deep into the music I love; I want to know the ins …

Aretha Franklin

Everything I know I learned from Bob Dylan | Elizabeth Wurtzel

Who cares about the Nobel prize? Dylan made it cool to be Jewish, hot to be American and transformed literature. His masterpiece is himself<p>B efore Bob Dylan came along, there were famous poets – people bought collections of Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton; they looked to their confessional stanzas of …

Literature

Jason Wang, 28

Founder, Caviar<br>While working in San Francisco's financial district one day in 2012, Jason Wang and his colleagues found themselves craving Ikes Place sandwiches for lunch. Problem was, Ikes doesn’t deliver and the trip across town and back would have taken a couple of hours. “We asked ourselves, …

How to Play 12 Types of Power Chords

16<p>SHARES<p>If you’ve been playing simple root-fifth power chords your entire life, you’re missing out on a wealth of opportunity for power-chord …

Drastically Cut Learning Time With Intervals | Guitar Lesson

Many are unaware of the huge simplification that a mastery of intervals offers, not to mention they are critical to controlling the emotional …

Beyond Blues: Larry Carlton

The studio master walks a fine line between jazz, blues, and rock with ferocious chops and a unique view on improvisation.

Why you don’t want a nice boss

Just because a boss is nice, doesn’t mean he or she is any good. A tough, demanding manager will push you to do your best work.<p>Everyone wants a nice boss. And if a nice boss is one who respects me and my work, challenges me to get better and wants to see me grow as both a professional and a leader, …

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Even the greatest new business idea needs to stand out to win support from investors.<p>Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it's easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a business plan is enough.<p>There are a ton of business-plan templates …

Small Business

14 Most Swimmable Lakes in Colorado

As we approach the last few weeks of the summer season and Labor Day Weekend, you might want to cool-off at some of the best swimmable lakes we have …

Hiking

9 Surprising Truths All Small Business Owners Can Relate To

You're not the only one...<p>Being a business owner is not easy. At the end of the day, everything falls on your shoulders. Even if it's not "your responsibility," it's <i>all</i> you're responsibility. It's a career path not meant for everyone--and those that pursue it for themselves can all relate to each …

Small Business

5 Tips for Structuring Your New Business Like a Pro

Is your new business a “lemonade stand”? That’s the term we use to describe businesses that were set up quickly with lots of passion but will fade into oblivion instantly when hit with the first sign of a legal or tax challenge. Lemonade stands are not serious businesses and are not worthy of …

This Mental Trick Will Make You 3 Times More Charming, According to Science

This clever psychological hack makes it three times more likely you'll leave a good impression.<p>There's a tension at the heart of human psychology -- we love flattery but we hate fakery. Which is both a challenge and and an opportunity for networkers.<p>When meeting a new acquaintance, the best way to …

Women of Color

Stop These 8 Negative Mindsets That Make Entrepreneurs Miserable

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is far from easy. Sleepless nights, constant stress and wearing multiple hats, all are the norm. From the outside looking in, it might appear that it’s all rainbows and sunshine, but ask even the most …

Entrepreneurship

9 Business Ideas Under $1,000 You Can Run From Anywhere

Guest Writer<p>Contributor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking to start a business and refuse to be tied down to an office? Turns out you can start a company from the comfort of your own home -- or better yet, from an exotic far-flung beach -- for under $1,000.<p>How is …

Small Business