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A BEGINNER’S GUIDE FOR UPGRADING YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS

The Keys to Becoming a Critical Thinker<p>Each of us tends to perceive and understand the problems, events, and circumstances of our lives somewhat …

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

The Equation That Will Make You Better at Everything

As an athlete, if you want to improve something—your 100-meter time, say, or your deadlift PR—you’ve got to apply a challenge, some sort of “stressor,” and then follow it with a period of rest and recovery. Too much stress without enough rest and you get injury, illness, and burnout. Not enough …

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Here's How You Can Get Really, Really Good at Virtually Anything

It really doesn't matter if you have natural ability or not.<p>You want to dominate in your profession, perfect your skill as a performer, or impress the world with your writing, artwork, or athletic achievements. There's just one problem: You're not very good at whatever it is you seek to do.<p>Should …

3 Ways to Improve Your Decision Making

To make a good decision, you need to have a sense of two things: how different choices change the likelihood of different outcomes and how desirable each of those outcomes is. In other words, as Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb have written, decision making requires both prediction and …

Taxes When Using the Back Door Into a Roth IRA

The new tax law still allows high earners to contribute indirectly to a Roth IRA. But the tax bill for doing so will depend partly on whether they …

Retirement

How you’re being misled by retirement-saving advice

As baby boomers approach and reach retirement age, there’s a lot of anxiety regarding whether or not they will have enough financial resources.<p>Many …

It's Time to Say It: Retirement Is Dead. This Is What Will Take Its Place

The tired old notion of retiring is absolutely the wrong way to think about the most important part of your life.<p><b>We get old when the weight of our memories and regrets starts to exceed that of our dreams.</b><p>When it to comes to the topic of retirement, the old rules no longer apply.<p>In 1935, when the …

Meet the Female Entrepreneur Who Went From Taking Notes for Tony Robbins to Building a 7 Figure Business Online

From working with Tony Robbins to building herself an engaged following of 250,000 entrepreneurs, Amy Porterfield shares how to grow your audience online.<p>She was just there to take notes.<p>A few years later, however, Amy Porterfield had built an online following of more than 250,000 entrepreneurs and …

Becoming a Better Writer Will Help You Grow Your Business. Here Are 4 Ways to Do It

A guide for people who were never good at writing.<p>I was the world's worst writer. When I first decided to write publicly, the only comments I received were comments from people correcting my grammar.<p>The comments were brutal, too.<p>Someone once went on a five-paragraph rant about how bad of a writer I …

6 Smart Things Super Productive People Do to Get More Things Done Every Day

These science-backed techniques will drastically improve your ability to get more done.<p>Ever wish you had more than 24 hours in a day to get more things done? I'm with you. In the struggle to be more productive amid so many distractions, we need tools and techniques that work to our advantage …

10 Proven Ways to Make Millions on Social Media

Sales and marketing is a numbers game. With 2.5 billion people online and more added every day, are the numbers working for you?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketers go where the people are, and marketing dollars follow. Last year, for the first time ever, marketers …

Ask a Fool: Which Stock Index Is the Best Representation of the Entire Market?

Here's what the big three indexes represent, and two that better mirror the overall stock market.<p>Q: The news headlines feature the Dow Jones …

Google and Facebook Give Net Neutrality Campaign a Boost

The fight over net neutrality just got more interesting as two tech giants said they will step off the sidelines and join a so-called “day of action” …

Grant Williams: Get Out of Equities Before Boomers Are Forced to Sell Them

Last year, the first baby boomers turned 70 and that spells trouble for investors.<p>Speaking at the Mauldin Economics Strategic Investment Conference, Grant Williams, Co-Founder of RealVision TV, warned investors about the wave of forced selling by millions of retirees and the impact it will have on …

A Top-Rated College Professor Just Gave Some Brilliant Career Advice. Here It Is in 1 Sentence

In his recent commencement speech at Utah State University, psychologist Adam Grant shows us why it's very possible to have too much of a good thing.<p>Adam Grant is an organizational psychologist who has been repeatedly recognized as Wharton University's top-rated professor (although he's only 35 …

Top Six Sigma Consultant Saves Billions for Clients. Then Explains Why Most Process Improvements Fail Utterly.

Subir Chowdhury has saved Fortune 100 companies billions of dollars. Here are his 4 simple principles to create a great culture with a caring mindset.<p>The New York Times has referred to Subir Chowdhury as a "leading Quality Expert". Recently, Chowdhury and his team helped save one of his Fortune 100 …

Reading books is a major key to success. Here’s how you make it a habit

I’ve said it many times: Reading books is a major key to success. The mega-rich and successful like Bill Gates and Elon Musk devote extraordinary amounts of their time to reading. Musk even attributes his knowledge of how to build rockets to his reading repertoire, and studies have proven that …

Why You Really Need to Stop Using Public Wi-Fi

In today’s busy world, convenience seems to outweigh consequence, especially with how people use their mobile devices. Using free public Wi-Fi networks, for example, comes with any number of serious security risks, yet surveys show that the overwhelming majority of Americans do it anyway. In a …

Brad Pitt opens up about his family being 'ripped apart'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Brad Pitt is not going to engage in a nasty custody battle with Angelina Jolie.<p>In his first extensive interview since the power couple's highly-publicized divorce, Pitt told GQ Style he will not let things get ugly in court over the couple's six children.<p>"I just refuse," he said. "And …

Are You Exceptionally Likable? 9 Reasons People Decide They Like You

More good news: possessing each of these qualities will also make you happier.<p>No one has enough friends. And if that's not reason enough to be likable, we tend to do business and build professional and relationships with people we like. We're instinctively drawn to people who are modest, agreeable, …

7 Powerful Habits of the Most Successful People

These seven powerful habits define some of the most successful people in the world.<p>There are <b>lots of ways to foster success,</b> but as a leadership coach and business consultant I have found that a <b>few daily actions are especially effective</b> at moving people toward success. I have seen how well they work …

Here's How You Can Make More Money in Retirement

While retirement might seem like an extended period of leisure, for countless seniors, it's a financially trying time. Not only do many retirees struggle to pay the bills, but more than 25 million seniors are currently living at or below the poverty line. Throw in the fact that a large percentage …

12 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

The online movie and TV service has a vast cache of business and tech documentaries that anyone with a subscription can watch instantly. The topics range from profiles of great tech innovators like Steve Jobs to deep dives into industrial design.<p>Each of these 12 documentaries offers an entertaining …

How to Invest Your Way to $1 Million

Little things add up.<p>When you think of millionaires, words like “privilege” and “opulence” often come to mind. What about “comfort”? That’s a term …

17 Books To Read If You Want To Become A Billionaire

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

A New Phase

Searching for new surroundings in retirement? Here's our 2016 list of the top 25 U.S. places for retirement. We canvassed data covering housing and other costs of living, taxes, crime rates, weather and air quality, doctor availability and opportunities for an active lifestyle, including walking, …

7 Smart Habits of Leaders Who Always Get Successful Results

Success and productivity don't just happen--they're the results of smart habits.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with</i> …

The Best 6 Camping Places In The US That You Shouldn't Miss

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …