Takeisha Cowart

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Your May Action Plan: 10 Ways to Restore Yourself

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can (and should) do right now to improve yourself and …

Readers' travel photography competition: April winners – in pictures

April’s images feature some gorgeous exotic locations, but the winning shot (judged by Mick Ryan of fotovue.com) is an everyday scene at a bus stop – beautifully executed. The winner gets their photo displayed at the year-end exhibition at the Guardian’s London HQ and stands a chance of winning a …

Transportation

7 Common Mistakes To Avoid If You Want To Achieve Your Goals And Dreams In Life.

No matter what goals, dreams or personal changes you want to achieve in your life, the reality for you and everyone else, is that it requires …

17 Essential Skills You Must Have to Succeed

To accomplish anything requires a certain skill set--and some of those skills apply to any endeavor. Here are 17 basic skills you should have if you want to be successful.<p>Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get …

personaldevelopment

How I Built a Billion-Dollar Company

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Secret #1: They focus on minutes, not hours.

Average performers default to hours and half-hour blocks on their calendar. Highly successful people know there are 1,440 minutes in every day and there is nothing more valuable than time. Money can be lost and made again, but time spent can never be reclaimed. As legendary Olympic gymnast Shannon …

Success

How we paid off $46,000 of debt while traveling and living abroad

In 2014, we left Canada for a life of full-time travel. Our first stop was Prague, where we would spend three months.<p>I had been planning for this for 10 years, even before meeting Lissette. But in 2013 it was as if everything conspired against us leaving. We had some major dental expenses, a bad …

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A new book shows you how to change your life before 8am

Change your life before 8am: Reduce stress. Lose weight. Fulfil your dreams - simply by rising early. A new book shows you how<p><b>Hal Elrod explains how</b> …

38 Startup Pitch Decks From Companies That Changed The World

To celebrate the launch of my book The Art of Startup Fundraising, I thought it would be interesting to put together a blog post with a good amount …

How e-commerce entrepreneur Katherine Hague invests her money

Since she was 11 years old, Mississauga native Katherine Hague knew that she wanted to be an entrepreneur. Her inspiration came from devouring biographies about famous entrepreneurs, such as Richard Branson and Oprah Winfrey.<p>She was exposed to real-life entrepreneurship through a marketing job at …

The Big Financial Asset You're Ignoring: Your Career

As you prepare for retirement, you undoubtedly think about how much money you have and how much you’ll need. But I bet you don’t give a lot of thought to where your career fits in among your financial assets.<p>Michael Haubrich, the fee-only Certified Financial Planner who runs the Financial Service …

Retirement

You Can't Be a Great Leader Without This

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Life Expectancy Study: It's Not Just What You Make, It's Where You Live

Poor people who reside in expensive, well-educated cities such as San Francisco tend to live longer than low-income people in less affluent places, according to a study of more than a billion Social Security and tax records.<p>The study, published in <i>JAMA</i>, the Journal of the American Medical …

Demographics

Where to Go in D.C.: The Capital's Most Exciting Neighborhoods

There's more to Washington, D.C., than politics and monuments. Neighborhoods across the city are being transformed into dining and shopping hubs. …

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